Winter/Spring Classes and Programs
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Winter Spring 2018 Classes at Mackenzie Hall

Mackenzie Hall entranceMackenzie Hall offers an innovative series of classes and workshops that focus on personal skills and cultural development. We offer a wide range of programs, from yoga and creative writing to dance classes and youth programs - and there's always something new each session!

Pick up a copy of the City of Windsor's Activity Guide at any Community Centre, or come to Mackenzie Hall and browse our brochure packages.

We accept cash, cheque, money order, VISA, MasterCard and Interac payments. Please make cheques payable to "City of Windsor". Non-Resident Fees may apply. Learn more about Parks & Recreation fees and discounts.

Register online at reconnectwindsor. Please call 519-255-7600 for more information or to register with VISA or MasterCard.

Mackenzie Hall Cultural Centre
3277 Sandwich Street
Windsor, Ontario
N9C 1A9
Phone: 519-255-7600


Introduction to Sketching

Step into the world of drawing and sketching with this beginner's class. Starting off with graphite pencils, you'll learn to develop fundamental skills, getting tips and expert guidance as you explore your creativity on paper.
*Materials required are graphite sketch pencils, and a sketchbook.
Dates: Fridays, January 12 - March 16
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Fee: $74 / 10 weeks
Registration Barcode: 131246

Creative Writing

Get your creative gears turning in this work-shopping class that has you honing your creative talents. Put pen to paper every week and develop your writer's voice. A fully stimulating and inspiring class for writers of all genres and styles!
Dates: Wednesdays, February 7 - March 7
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Fee: $37 / 5 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130804 

Introduction to Acting

A fun drama workshop for beginner and intermediate performers, which focuses on the development of each individual at their specific level. Scene work and improvisation make the course challenging as well as entertaining. 18 years and up, booklet included. No costumes necessary - just bring yourself!
Dates: Wednesdays, March 21 - April 18
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Fee: $37 / 5 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130805 

Introduction to Watercolours

Pick up a brush and try your hand at watercolours. You'll learn the basics and develop your watercolour skills. Dive in to the world of colour!
*Materials required are watercolour paint, watercolour pad of paper, and paint tray.
Dates: Fridays, March 23 - June 8
*No class May 4 or 11
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration Barcode: 131244 

Authentic Latin Dance

Come, let loose, and develop your Latin dance skills. Learn and enjoy the rhythms of your favourite Latin Dances: Merengue, Salsa, Bachata and Cha-Cha. Have fun, master the basic skills, and glide across the dance floor with Latin flair. Individuals and those with dance partners are welcome.
Dates: Fridays, March 2 - April 27
*No class March 30 (Good Friday)
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Fee: $56 / 8 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130817 

Salsa Dancing

Get a more in depth look at Beginners Salsa by expanding your repertoire of Hot Salsa moves. Great opportunity for previous participants to improve their style and Salsa skills. Great fun and a great workout. Individuals and those with dance partners are welcome.
Dates: Fridays, March 2 - April 27
*No class March 30 (Good Friday)
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Fee: $56 / 8 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130815 

Latin Dance Medley

Introduce or refresh yourself to a series of four Latin Dances, plus the Swing dance! Each week will offer a different dance. Discover your personal groove with a variety of fun rhythms sampled over the course of five weeks. Couples and individuals welcome.
Dates: Fridays, May 18 - June 15
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Fee: $35 / 5 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130818

Yoga for Good Health

Empower yourself through the mindful practice of yoga. Learn to respond to your body's physical, mental, and emotional needs through breath-work, movement, and stillness. This is yoga for everybody who wants to take the journey to good health.
Session 1: Saturdays, Feb 3 - Mar 24
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fee: $56 / 8 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130799

Session 2: Saturdays, April 14 - June 9
*No class May 26
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fee: $56 / 8 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130801

Malden Park Yoga

Colder weather doesn't mean you need to miss out on beautiful views or your health. Malden Park awaits you. We will be doing yoga inside during winter and outside in the covered patio during warm weather. Please bring a yoga mat and blanket for your comfort, and we'll see you at the park!
Session 1: Thursdays, February 8 - March 22
Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Fee: $49 / 7 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130802
 
Session 2: Thursdays, Apr 19 - May 31
Time: 11am - 12:30pm
Fee: $49 / 7 weeks
Registration Barcode: 130803

Knight Academy for Girls and Boys (Ages 8-14)

This creative play program recreates page-squire-knight style training with experiences and discussions involving modern chivalry, basic self-defence, sword making, medieval manners, bravery, teamwork, questing, javelins, archery, and more. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a lunch each day.
Dates: Wednesday-Friday, March 14-16
Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Fee: $116 / 3 days
Registration Barcode: 131168

Knight's Quest: Cyclops (Ages 8-14)

This creative play program recreates page-squire-knight style training in an environment emphasizing adventure, teamwork, and overcoming challenges. Attention will be given to the life and experiences surrounding Cyclopses had they existed in the medieval era. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a lunch each day.
Dates: Saturday and Sunday, April 14 and 15
Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Fee: $69 / 2 days
Registration Barcode: 131170

Train Engine Play Time (Ages 2+)

Bring your engine that is compatible with wooden tracks, or borrow one of ours, and explore an entire room of railway track to play around! All children must be accompanied by parent/caregiver. Train Engine Play Time is an interactive play program for parents & caretakers to get in on the fun!
Time: Saturdays, 10:15am - 12:15pm
Fee: $13 per date
Dates:
- January 20 (130806)
- February 17 (130807)
- March 17 (130808)
- April 21 (130809)
- May 19 (130810)
- June 30 (130811)

​Don't forget to check out what's upcoming in our Calendar of Events, and Theatre​!