Guitar Classes

Two classes offered: Beginner Guitar at 1:30 pm and Intermediate Guitar at 3:00 pm. Both classes are eight-weeks long. $40 made payable to the instructor at the first day of class. New participants should bring a $10 material fee. Bring your own guitar.

Handmade Card Workshop

Craft six handmade all occasion cards in one 3-hour workshop. Cost $12 is paid to the instructor the first day of class. Class is held on the first Tuesday of each month.

Jam Sessions

Jam Sessions 1st & 3rd Tuesdays at 2pm; no cost to you.  Bring your own instruments (guitars, banjos, fiddles, bases, dobros or bodhra’n) and singing voices, and join this causal get together.  All levels welcome!

The Realm of Art

Introduction to mass drawing, pastels, and sculpture, explained and demonstrated by professional artist Robert Toth. $10 per session made payable at the class.

Paint, Piddle, and Draw

For people of all levels. Bring your own supplies and your favorite art project to work on!     Learn to Use Tablets   2nd & 4th Wednesdays from 2:00pm-3:30pm. Learn how to operate the basic use of a tablet. Class instructed by Tony Meece. 

Stained Glass

Mondays from 1:30-4:30pm.  Stained glass is an eight-week classes for beginners, intermediate, or advanced students. $55 class fee is made payable to the instructor. The next session begins January 24. Must be pre-registered to attend the class.     Computer Clinic 1st & 3rd Wednesdays from 2:00pm-4:30pm. 30 minute time slots are available to receive free assistance from Tony.

Billiards

No matter if you are a beginner or expert, we encourage you to drop in and enjoy a few rounds with your peers.

Fitness Class Info

Join one of 27 land and aquatics exercise classes offered weekly.  Participants must register with the Center and receive a fitness consultation before joining a class. The Fitness Annex is open Monday – Thursday from 9 am – 3 pm & Fridays from 9 am – 12 pm unless otherwise noted. *Jazzercise classes are currently offered on Mondays & Wednesdays from 8 am – 8:45 am.   For questions or inquiries, please email: fitness@ruftyholmes.org   For your safety, an equipment orientation is required before usage of any machines in the annex. Please call 704-216-7701 to schedule an orientation.  No charge for those who have valid Silver Sneakers ® Renew Active ®, One Pass ® or Silver & Fit ® supplemental insurance benefit.  Be sure to check with your insurance provider to see if you qualify for this benefit.

Land Fitness Offerings

Chair Volleyball Cardio Mix Jazzercise Outdoor Walk Cardio Dance Silver Sneakers Classic Sit N Fit Chair Yoga Tai Chi for Arthritis Silver Gym    

indoor pool

Water Fitness Offerings

Classes vary in speed and intensity to meet a variety of needs. Open Pool time is offered Monday thru Friday. Check the Newsletter for times.