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UNB Art Centre & Leisure Learning

Looking for fun, educational, and creative ways to get more out of your life? Allow your creativity to flourish and your mind to grow by visiting the UNB Art Centre or taking one of our exciting Leisure Learning courses.

UNB Art Centre

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The UNB Art Centre takes a multi-cultural, multi-generational and multi-disciplinary approach to education, engaging members of the public as active participants in a vibrant learning environment.

The UNB Art Centre promotes dialogue and discussion, encouraging engagement with art and artists through exhibitions, and events as well as the UNB Permanent Collection. Artists talks, workshops and the student group ArtZone enhance the artistic experience by encouraging the development of technical skill and visual literacy.

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Leisure Learning

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Early bird discount: Register up to 2 weeks prior to the start date and get 15% off! Discount does not apply to One-on-One or French language classes.

This winter, some Leisure Learning courses will be offered virtually while others will be offered in-person.

In-person courses

Arts & crafts

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Youth Drawing for Beginners *NEW* Thurs., Jan. 27 - Feb. 17 6 pm - 8 pm $139 In-person
Ballpoint Pen Art *NEW* Sun., Feb. 13 1 pm - 3 pm $55 In-person
Pottery Basics
Thurs., Feb. 3 - March 3 6 pm - 9 pm $265 In-person
Watercolour Journals Sat., Feb. 5 - March 5 10 am - 1 pm $149 In-person

Health & wellness

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Discover Chi Kung Mon., Jan. 24 - March 14 6 pm - 8 pm $149 In-person
Tai Chi for Health Thurs., Jan. 27 - April 7 6 pm - 8 pm $199 In-person
Meditation Basics Sat., March 19
Sat., April 23
1 pm - 4 pm
1 pm - 4 pm
$70
$70
In-person
In-person

Languages

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
French Beginners Level 1 Tues., Jan. 25 - April 5 6 pm - 7:30 pm $179 In-person
French Beginners Level 2 Wed., Jan. 26 - April 6 6 pm - 7:30 pm $179 In-person
French Beginners Level 3 Thurs., Jan. 27 - April 7 6 pm - 7:30 pm $179 In-person
French Intermediate - Level A Wed., Jan. 26 - April 6 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm $179 In-person
French Intermediate - Level B Tues., Jan. 25 - April 5 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm $179 In-person
French Intermediate - Level C Thurs., Jan. 27 - April 7 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm $179 In-person

Lifestyle & leisure

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Women's Woodworking *NEW* Sat., Jan. 29 - Feb. 26
Sat., March 19 - April 9
1 pm - 4 pm
1 pm - 4 pm
$185
$185
In-person
In-person
Beekeeping: An Introduction Sat., March 19 10 am - 4 pm $115 In-person

Photography

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Digital Photo: SLR Basics
Tues., Jan. 25 - Feb. 22 6 pm - 8 pm $160 In-person

Writing & literature

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Exploring Poetry Wed., Jan. 26 - March 16 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $170 In-person
Creative Free-Writing Thurs., March 3 - April 14 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $160 In-person
Self-Publishing and Marketing Sat., April 4 1 pm - 5 pm $65 In-person

Register for in-person courses now

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Online courses

Arts & crafts

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Introduction to Acrylic Painting Mon., Jan. 24 - March 14 6 pm - 8 pm $149 Online
Drawing for Beginners Wed., Jan. 26 - Feb. 16 6 pm - 8 pm $139 Online
Anatomy & Figure Drawing for Beginners Wed., March 16 - April 20 6 pm - 8 pm $149 Online
Introduction to Oil Painting *NEW* Mon., March 28 - April 25 6 pm - 8 pm $139 Online

Culture

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Arabic-Muslim Culture *NEW* Tues., Jan. 25 - Feb. 15 6 pm - 8 pm $115 Online
Iranian Culture *NEW* Wed., Jan. 26 - March 2 6 pm - 7:30 pm $125 Online
Everyday Acadian & Culture Thurs., Jan. 27 - Feb. 17 7:30 pm - 9 pm $99 Online
Cultural Awareness Workshop Thurs., Jan. 27 - Feb. 17
Thurs., April 7 - 28
6 pm - 8 pm
6 pm - 8 pm
$115
$115
Online
Online

Food & wine

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
A Taste of Mexico: North-East *NEW* Sun., Jan. 30 2 pm - 5:30 pm $59 Online
A Taste of Mexico: Traditional *NEW* Sun., Feb. 13 2 pm - 5:30 pm $59 Online
A Taste of Mexico: Southern *NEW* Sun., Feb. 27 2 pm - 5:30 pm $59 Online
A Taste of Mexico: Central *NEW* Sun., March 20 2 pm - 5:30 pm $59 Online
A Taste of Mexico: Tamales *NEW* Sun., April 3 2 pm - 5:30 pm $59 Online

Health & wellness

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Choosing Calm & Positivity in a Chaotic World Tues., Jan. 24 - March 14 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $149 Online
Kundalini Yoga: Develop Consiousness through Mind, Body, & Soul Sat., Jan. 29 - March 5 10:30 am - 12 pm $85 Online
LionHearted Leadership
Wed., Feb. 2 - March 16 7 pm - 9 pm $149 Online
Meditation Basics Sat., Feb. 12 1 pm - 4 pm $70 Online
Kundalini Yoga: Body Intelligence and Connectedness *NEW* Sat., March 19 - April 23 10:30 am - 12 pm $85 Online

Languages

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
American Sign Language 1 Tues., Jan. 25 - March 1 6 pm - 8 pm $170 Online
American Sign Language 2 Thurs., Jan. 27 - March 3 6 pm - 8 pm $170 Online
Arabic Beginners Level 1 *NEW* Tues., Jan. 25 - April 5 6 pm - 7:30 pm $179 Online
Arabic Beginners Level 2 *NEW* Thurs., Jan. 27 - April 7 6 pm - 7:30 pm $179 Online
French One-on-One
Flexible 8 hours $280 Online
French Beginners Level 1
Tues., Jan. 25 - April 5 6 pm - 7:30 pm $179 Online
French Beginners Level 2 Tues., Jan. 25 - April 5 8 pm - 9:30 pm $179 Online
French Intermediate Level A Tues., Jan. 25 - April 5 6 pm - 7:30 pm $179 Online
French Intermediate Level B Tues., Jan. 25 - April 5 8 pm - 9:30 pm $179 Online
German Beginners Level 1 Mon., Jan 24 - March 14 6 pm - 7:30 pm $149 Online
German Beginners Level 2 Mon., Jan. 24 - March 14 8 pm - 9:30 pm $149 Online
Italian Beginners - Level 1 Wed., Jan. 26 - March 2 6 pm - 7:30 pm $149 Online
Italian Beginners - Level 2 Thurs., Jan. 27 - March 3 6 pm - 7:30 pm $149 Online
Mandarin Beginners - Level 1 Mon., Jan. 24 - March 14 6 pm - 7:30 pm $149 Online
Spanish One-on-One Flexible 8 sessions $280 Online
Spanish Beginners - Level 1 Mon., Jan. 24 - March 14 6 pm - 7:30pm $149 Online
Spanish Beginners - Level 2 Mon., Jan. 24 - March 14 8 pm - 9:30 pm $149 Online
Spanish Intermediate - Level 1 Thurs., Jan. 27 - March 3 6 pm - 7:30 pm $149 Online

Lifestyle & leisure

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
One Stitch at a Time Mon., Jan. 24 - Feb. 14
Mon., March 14 - April 4
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$115
$115
Online
Online
One Stitch at a Time 2 Wed., Jan. 26 - Feb. 16 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $115 Online

Photography

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Digital Photo: SLR Basics Wed., Jan. 26 - Feb. 23 6 pm - 8 pm $160 Online
Portrait Photography *NEW* Wed., Jan. 26 - March 23 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $199 Online
PhotoshopTM Workshop *NEW* Sat., Feb. 5
Sat., March 26
1 pm - 5 pm
1 pm - 5 pm
$70
$70
Online
Online

Writing & literature

COURSE NAME DATES TIME COST* DELIVERY
Fixing Common Writing Errors One-on-One
Flexible 4 sessions $140 Online
Introduction to Creative Writing Mon., Jan. 24 - April 11 7 pm - 8:30 pm $175 Online
Writing Horror: The Dark Side Mon., Jan. 24 - March 14 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $165 Online
Wonderful World of Words *NEW* Tues., Jan. 25 - March 1 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $160 Online
Novel Writing Wed., Jan. 26 - March 23 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $180 Online
Crafting the Short Story Thurs., Jan. 27 - March 31 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm $180 Online
Fixing Common Writing Errors Sat., Feb. 5
Sat., April 23
1 pm - 4 pm
1 pm - 4 pm
$65
$65
Online
Online
Screenwriting for Film & TV Sat., Feb. 12 1 pm - 5 pm $65 Online
An Introduction to Publishing Sat., Feb. 12
Sat., April 2
1 pm - 5 pm
1 pm - 5 pm
$65
$65
Online
Online
Self-Publishing and Marketing Sat., Feb. 26 1 pm - 5 pm $65 Online
Punctuating Dialogue in Fiction Sat., March 19 1 pm - 4 pm $65 Online
Writing Popular Fiction *NEW* Sat., March 19 10 am - 4 pm $80 Online

Register for online courses now

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