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WORKSHOPS

Specialties of the House
~ Women's Weekends ~

Photo: Urn filled with summer flowers

~ SPA

  • Aerobics, Tai Chi, Pilate's, Yoga
  • Hiking, Nature Walks, biking
  • Massage, Facials, Foot & Hand Care
  • Make Over's
  • Psychic and Stone Readings
  • Astrology, Aura Camera
  • Healthy Nutrition
  • Workout Room

Simple Indulgence Day Spa link to web site

~ SCRAPBOOKING

  • Layout Ideas and Techniques, Journaling, Safe Photo Preservation
  • All Levels
  • Products / Materials Available

Photo: Chef Linda Esiason
Chef Linda Esiason

~ COOKING CLASSES

  • Professional Chef
  • All courses of a meal
  • Ethnic and Theme
  • Eat what you create
  • State of the art appliances
  • BONUS: Seasonal, Party Theme, and Table Top Decorating

~ RETREATS

  • Religious
  • Quilting
  • Knitting
  • Create your own

~ FINANCIAL PLANNING

  • All topics covered by a Certified Financial Planner (CFP)

~ ART CLASSES (Beginners)

  • Oils, Acrylics, Watercolors
  • Shadow Box Art
  • Take home your masterpiece
  • Matting and Framing Available

~OFF THE "Beaten Track" ANTIQUING

  • Many local shops due to Brimfield Antique Shows
  • Provided with an itinerary of places to go in MA and nearby CT

~ SHOPPING WEEKENDS IN BOUTIQUES IN STURBRIDGE, DEPENDING ON YOUR INTERESTS

  • Everything imaginable!
  • Including Old Sturbridge Village Museum Shop. It's a WOW!

~ QUILTING OR KNITTING

  • Trips to local fabric or yarn houses
  • Fabric or yarn swaps
  • "Show and Tell"
  • Calendar of events
  • Quiet quilting / knitting

~ GARDEN / HORTICULTURAL DESIGN

  • Staggering perennials
  • Creating a ________ to take home
  • Herb garden design
  • Formal English Gardens
  • Container (planter) arrangement

~ BALLOONING (hot air manned)

  • Instruction by nationally renowned LOCAL Balloonist, Dr. Clayton Thomas
  • Rides
  • Sales
  • Breakfast Included

~ DRY / SILK FLOWER ARRANGING

  • Take home projects
  • Bring own container/'s if you want
  • Holiday wreaths, decorations, and presents
  • Trip to local Silk / Dry Flower Shop (nothing they don't have)

~ RED HAT CLUB PARTY

  • Cocktail party
  • Dinner theater
  • Product vendors
  • Fashion show
  • Boutique shopping in Sturbridge

~ BOOK CLUB

  • Quiet reading
  • Discussion of pre-selected books
  • Individual book reviews
  • Top 20 and/or classics
  • Trip to local "rare books" store

~ SPORTS WEEKEND

  • Create your own; click onto "sports" for local availability

~ CREATE YOUR OWN WEEKEND

  • with your hostess, based on your own interests & hobbies

~ COMMON TO ALL WEEKENDS

  • Professional and experienced instruction
  • Gourmet breakfast
  • Formal english garden tea
  • Candlelight dinners
  • Brunch
  • Sing-a-long
  • Wine tasting parties
  • Wine, Coffee, Tea, etc. and Hors D'oeuvres daily
  • Dinner reservations by Hostess
  • Badminton, horseshoes, and croquet
  • All indoor, tabletop games and cards
  • Movies and popcorn
  • Massage
  • Myers-Briggs Temperament Inventory (MBTI - Personality study)
  • Facials

~ COSTS DEPEND ON:

  • Dining, shopping and B&B discounts and workshops
  • Instructor fees
  • Numbers in your group
  • Cost of materials
  • Total nights staying
  • Number of meals on site
  • Room rates, (based on how many and how long)
  • Services Rendered (Massage, etc.)
 
 

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