Start: 9:00 am
End: 11:00 am
Eight Fridays: Jan 11-Mar. 8 (no class Mar. 1) • 9:00-11:00 am • $235Ximena Bervejillo was born and raised in Uruguay, and moved to Marin in 2002 with her family. She has been teaching languages for 20 years and has also been training Spanish teachers for the past three years. She loves sharing her culture and language with her students, children and adults, and brings lots of passion and fun to her classes.
Start: 10:00 am
End: 12:00 pm
Six Fridays: Jan. 11-Feb. 15 • 10:00-12:00 pm • $150The de Young museum will host thirty-five masterpieces including Jan Vermeer’s iconic Girl with a Pearl Earring, beginning January 26. Study them in the context of the Dutch Golden Age and the political, religious, economic and cultural milieu in which the artists produced their work . The exhibit embraces portraits, landscape, scenes of everyday life and still-life enabling us to form an idea of the themes that preoccupied Dutch artists in the seventeenth century.Students may arrange a field trip with Meis. Museum entrance and transportation not included in class.
Start: 7:00 pm
Jojo Moyes reads from Me Before You ($27.95) A Love Story for this generation, this story brings to life two people who couldn’t have less in common - a heartbreakingly romantic novel that asks: what do you do when making the person you love happy also means breaking your own heart? Jojo Moyes is the author of The Last Letter from Your Lover. Her follow-up, Me Before You, was a major bestseller in the UK. She is a writer for The Daily Telegraph and The Daily Mail, and she currently lives with her family in Essex, England.