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Start: 10:00 am
End: 12:00 pm
8 Thursdays • Jan. 9 - Feb. 27 • 10:00-12:00pm • $250   For students who have had Spanish study. Reading list TBA.Graciela Pera was born in Buenos Aires. She is a graduate of the University of Buenos Aires, and has been teaching Spanish for 35 years.  
Start: 11:15 am
End: 1:15 pm
8 Thursdays, Jan. 9 - Feb. 27 • 11:15-1:15pm • $250  Improve your French with current events, varied texts, and dialogues. The class goes further with grammar and verb tenses. Josette Charbit Schwartz has taught French in Marin at the Lycee Francais, The Branson School, and French American International in San Francisco. Born in Paris, Josette has lived in Marin County for 30 years and has a degree in Bilingual Education from France. Josette's classes often read poems, break out in song, and discuss the joys of French culture.    
Start: 12:45 pm
End: 2:30 pm
8 Thursdays • Jan. 9 - Feb. 27 • 12:45-2:30 pm • $250   Students will continue to study basic Italian grammar as well as present and past tense. Textbook is Studio Italiano. Gisella Petrone has a Masters degree from the University of Calabria. She has taught English, Italian, Latin, Roman History, and Italian cooking.    
Start: 2:00 pm
End: 4:00 pm
8 Thurs., Jan. 9 - March 20 (no class Feb. 13, 20, & March 13) • 2:00-4:00pm • $250  Texts: Grammaire Progressive du Francais/Intermediaire - 600 exercices, Maia Gregoire and Odile Thievenaz  (Nouvelle edition) & Graded French Reader/2e etape (4th edition), Camille Bauer  The class will include the subjunctive and conditional tenses. Genevieve Blaise-Sullivan has taught French at College of Marin for over 30 years. She graduated from the Sorbonne with degrees in French, Russian, and Bulgarian.  
Start: 6:00 pm
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Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm
8 Thursdays • Jan. 9 - Feb. 27 • 6:00-8:00pm • $250   This course will encourage all students to communicate correctly using past, present, and future verb tenses along with common words and everyday expressions. Silvia Iannelli is a private Italian tutor who was born and raised in Rome. She creates a fun and welcoming environment for her students, motivating them through activities and exercises. Her personal quote is: “La traduzione della parola e’ nel cuore ~ The translation of a word is in the heart.”  
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:30 pm
Eight Thursdays: Jan. 9 - Mar. 6 (No class Feb. 20) • 6:30-8:30pm • $320Restricted registration - please call for information Make space for your writing. Making commitments and setting goals is one way to find the consistency you need. The habit of writing is what helps us access our creativity. Use the support of other writers and Keenan's guidance and techniques to keep moving forward.   


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