​​All workshops will be held at Whipple Hall: 429 Main Street, New London, unless otherwise noted.
To register for classes, click on the link below.


Questions? Please email info@centerfortheartsnh.org 

Workshops and Classes                                                                                                              Adult Arts


​Holiday Social Dance at Whipple Hall! 

Saturday, December 16th 

Ballroom Dance lesson: 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Social dance: 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm 

Enjoy an evening of music, socializing and DANCE! All levels of experience welcome!

Ballroom dance lessons will be available from 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm followed by social dance. $10 includes lesson and entry to the dance. Please bring a dish to share!

​Cost: $10 per person
Ages: 18 and older
Location: Whipple Hall (429 Main Street, New London)

No reservation required. Pay at the door!​

Beginner Ballroom Dance Class Series with Natalie Mavor Miles

Introduction to Waltz, Rumba, Foxtrot and Swing! Students will learn the basic steps to the most popular ballroom dances.

What to Wear: Please wear comfortable street clothing. Some form of dance shoe is suggested, such as a Ballroom or Latin dance shoe, character shoe or jazz shoe. If you do not own dance shoes, please bring in a clean pair of shoes for the dance floor.

Beginner Ballroom Dance Class Series with Natalie Mavor Miles
6 week workshop (6 sessions)
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, November 6th
Monday, November 13th
Monday, November 20th
Monday, November 27th
Monday, December 4th
Monday, December 11th​

Cost: $120 per couple, $60 per person. No partner required. 
Ages: 18 and older
Location: Whipple Hall (429 Main Street, New London)

Painting the Vibrant Fall Colors in Watercolor with Robert O'Brien

Learn to paint the beautiful fall colors with watercolorist Robert J. O’Brien AWS NWS. This two day workshop will focus on painting the spectacular fall landscape of New England and the Northeast in its glorious splendor. The class will begin with a demonstration by the instructor who will explain his technique for capturing the vibrancy of autumn colors through the layering process. Techniques for creating light and shadow will also be shown. Students will paint for the duration of the class followed by a critique at the end of the session. Hands on assistance will be provided by the instructor. This workshop is open to all abilities.

Two day workshop (two sessions)

Wednesday, November 15th

Thursday, November 16th

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Cost: $200
Ages: 18 and older
Location: Whipple Hall (429 Main Street, New London)