Our Virtual Y

Our Virtual Y

As we make our way through this difficult time, the Skagit Valley Family YMCA wants to ensure that we stay connected with our members and community.

We will do our best to keep offering some of the support, opportunities, and encouragement you have grown to expect from us.

To do that, our team has been working hard to create some fun resources for you to look forward to during this pause in our regular lives.

Check back regularly for new virtual programming that our team will be offering.

 

Explore Photography

All Locations
9/14/20 - 10/28/20
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Enjoy exploring photography, learning about the history, creative choices, composition, exposure and much more. Everyone is welcome, no experience necessary, any type of cameras are fine.  Great opportunity for creative engagement and community! Learn photography with one of master photographer, Ansel Adams, last students, Rosemary Alpert.

Monday and Wednesday

4:30 – 5:00 pm, 30 min. sessions

Two ~ three week sessions offered:

September 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30

October 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28

Outline:

# 1 – Introduction ~ Brief history of photography

# 2 – Light and Creative Choices

# 3 – Composition

# 4 – Exposure

# 5 – Portraits to Landscapes

# 6 – Editing and Presentation

Once you’ve registered, the facilitator will contact you via email and share the unique online meeting information.

How to Join and Configuring Audio and Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=5&v=-s76QHshQnY&feature=emb_logo


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberCommunity Member
9/2/20 9/14/20 Online / Front Desk $ 40.00$ 80.00
9/15/20 10/12/20 Online / Front Desk $ 40.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date
9/14/20 9/30/20
Registration
Closed on
09/13/2020
10/12/20 10/28/20 Register  
Closes
10/11/2020

New Ways of Seeing

All Locations
9/15/20 - 10/27/20
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New Ways of Seeing

Each week we will talk about photography, share photographs, and integrate our Y’s mission; creating “positive community change through relationships”. We will learn to listen more acutely with our eyes and heart, ask questions, reframe our lens along with a special “guest photographer”. Explore photography each week with one of Ansel Adams’ last students, Y employee and professional photographer, Rosemary Alpert.

 

Tuesdays, 4 – 4:40pm, Six, 40 min sessions

September 15, 22, 29 (one week break) October 13, 20, 27

Outline:

Week 1 – Introduction and History

Week 2 – The Message

Week 3 – Listening with Our Eyes

(One week break)

Week 4 – Storytelling, journalism

Week 5 – Guest Photographer

Week 6 – Making a Difference

 

 

Once you’ve registered, the facilitator will contact you via email and share the unique online meeting information.

How to Join and Configuring Audio and Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=5&v=-s76QHshQnY&feature=emb_logo


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberCommunity Member
6/11/20 8/31/20 Online / Front Desk $ 40.00$ 80.00
9/1/20 9/15/20 Online / Front Desk $ 40.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date
9/15/20 10/27/20 Registration
Closed