CMEC Happenings

The Central Montana Education Center is getting ready for winter the best way we know how – with classes to help keep you active, your stomachs full and your minds energized.

Our Winter 2017 Flyer will be released Jan. 11 in the newspaper, and our class registration will begin Tuesday, Jan. 17 at noon at the CMEC.

Please contact Central Montana Education Center with any questions at 535-9022, and watch for our blue flyer this January.


Classes and workshops

Kitchen and Bath Design Workshop; Short Story and Beginning Novels Part 1; Introduction to Grant Writing; Drawing with Graphite and Sumi Ink; Guitar Basics; Conversational Spanish Level 2; Geocache for Beginners and Families; Suicide Prevention; Meditation and Stress Reduction Techniques; Swing and Rhumba Level 1 and 2 Dance Classes; Get Fit – Cross Training; Prenatal Yoga; Energy and Flexibility Yoga; Pie Making; Cooking with Pulse Crops; Bacon Bacon Bacon; Food ServSafe Training; and CPR/First Aid Combo classes


Alberta Bair Theater shows

• “Saturday Night Fever” – Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Must register and pay by Friday, Jan. 20 at noon.

• The iconic story of Tony, the kid from Brooklyn who wants to dance his way to a better life. It’s back in an all-new production that shares Tony’s love for dancing in spectacular new ways. Fueled by the vintage Bee Gee hits, the contemporary retelling of the classic story captures the energy, passion, and life-changing moments that have thrilled movie audiences since 1977. Now, a new generation of dancers meets a new generation of playgoers to explore the soaring sounds and pulsating rhythms of this coming-of-age Disco fantasy.

• Amy Grant – Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Must register and pay by Friday, Jan. 20 at noon.

Amy Grant has built a long, successful career on music that matters. Ever since she burst on the scene bringing the contemporary Christian music to the forefront of American culture, the Nashville native gained a reputation for creating potent songs that examined life’s complexities with an open heart and keen eye. She became the first artist in Christian music to have a platinum record and went on to become a crossover sensation, her musical gifts transcending genre boundaries.

• “Menopause the Musical” – Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Must register and pay by Tuesday, Feb. 14.

Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra and memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more. This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s, and ‘80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles. See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for 14 years.

• Artrageous – Thursday, May 18, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Must register and pay by Tuesday, April 18 at noon.

Imagine an artist creating a masterpiece before your eyes in mere moments. With a paint palette that also mixes captivating vocals, intricate choreography and exciting audience interaction, Artrageous takes you on a unique visual journey packed with wild inspiration, creativity and fun. The Artrageous troupe of artists, musicians, singers and dancers pay tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons and musical genres culminating in a gallery of fabulous finished paintings. The result? A one of a kind crossover experience.


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