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Band- Watsonville Community - FREE. 
The Watsonville Community Band Needs You!

The Watsonville Community Band wants new members who can read music and competently play a band instrument. Rehearsals are Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. in the Watsonville High School band room on Marchant St. For information go to

Watsonville High School, Band Room, 250
East Beach Street, Watsonville
Wed 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Spence
Session 1: Aug 14 - Dec 18  Cost FREE
Section 7130

See Flyer attached for more information


Cost: FREE
Current PVUSD high school students: FREE!
Adult students: FREE!
Band questions: Barbara Smith

RegisterBirding Basics the Birds of Pajaro Valley 
Section 7110 Section 7111

This fun, fascinating class is an introduction to many of the amazing birds in our own area. Employing photos, bird sound recordings, and a combination of classroom and field sessions, you will learn the basics of birding in a supportive, stress-free environment. You will begin building your basic field skills, learning how to use your field guide, apps, and optics, and employing useful identification techniques. Weather permitting, much of the class will involve practical field practice. Please arrive for the first class with binoculars and a field guide, if you have them. This is an excellent opportunity to develop nature photography skills with the eventual goal of sales. Students can also train to be docents for the wetlands center.

Pajaro Valley High Wetlands Center
500 Harkins Slough Road, Watsonville
Wed  9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.    Adams
Session 1: Jan 13, 2021 - Mar 17, 2021  $70
-Section 7110
Session 2: Mar 24, 2021 - Jun 2, 2021    $70
-Section 7111 

RegisterBrown Bag Birding . Section 7120

Stressed after a day at work? Want to learn more about local birds but can’t attend a morning class? Join us in the evening to enjoy your own brown bag light meal and bird local hot spots. Bring your brown bag, if desired, as well as binoculars and a field guide or app, if you have them. This is a class with just field trips and will involve mostly easy walking. It is designed primarily for beginners and those who've taken Birding Basics, but all are welcome. Students who can't attend the first class of each session must contact the instructor directly to learn where the next meeting place is. Please get contact information from the office.

First class meets at Ramsay Park Nature Center on Walker St.
Wed  5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.   Adams $70

Session 1:
Mar 24, 2021 - Jun 2, 2021
-Section 7120

RegisterDigital Photography - II  -Section 8000

Explore Adobe Photoshop Elements Quick, Guided and Expert Edit modes. In six  hands-on workshops, we will learn some of the many fascinating ways to dramatically enhance digital photos including how to improve lighting and color with both standard tools and adjustment layers.  We will also learn how to restore old photos, use the healing brushes, add vignettes, and add or remove elements to improve composition.  

Recommended Prerequisite: A basic knowledge of how to use a computer and access the internet. To participate, students also need to purchase  Adobe Photoshop Elements 2019 or newer or download a free trial version before class begins and establish a free gmail account. (Ask for help if you need it).
Location: Distance Learning , Remote
Date: Jan 15, 2021 –  Feb 19, 2021
Fridays 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM   Hampton
Section 8000. (fees $85)

RegisterDigital Photography - III  -Section 8100

Now we     get to the  really  fun  part!  These project-based classes will help you begin using more of the powerful flexible tools provided by the Adobe Photoshop Elements  expert editor to make digital  art from  your photos.   We will expand our use of layers, masks, and adjustment layers and  creatively apply filters and add or remove color  to enhance normal photos with creative control. 

Recommended Prerequisite: Digital Photography II or equivalent skills are strongly recommended as a prerequisite. To participate, students also need to purchase  Adobe Photoshop Elements 2019 or newer or download a free trial version before class begins and establish a free gmail account. (Ask for help if you need it).

Location: Distance Learning , Remote
Date: Mar 5, 2021 –  May 16, 2021
Fridays 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM   Hampton
Section 8100. (fees $85)

RegisterPhotos Products Workshop  -Section 8200

Wondering how to share and make good use of your digital art creations? Learn more about Google Photos to organize and easily share  your photos and albums.  Explore the treasury of other online products and stock photos sites. And finally,  create and share a printable coffee table photo  book with the option of  text pages

Location: Distance Learning , Remote
Date: May 23, 2021 – Jun 14, 2021
Fridays 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM   Hampton
Section 8200. (fees $60)

RegisterSpanish Low and High Intermediate Levels
Sections 7060-7061

This multi-level class is for students with some knowledge of Spanish and for students who have studied it for several semesters. Focus is on dialogue and communication among students of different levles. Mutual collaboration will result in having all the students progress at their own level. Required textbook: "Curso Ségundo" (Purchase at WASCAE Office) Session 2 continuation of Session 1.

Session 1:  Section 7060 (fee $70)
Location: Distance Learning , Remote    
Date: Jan 12, 2021 – Mar 9, 2021
Day/Time:  Tu    01:00 PM – 02:30 PM    SENDELL 
Session 2:  Section 7061 (fee $70)
Location: Distance Learning , Remote    
Date: Mar 16, 2021 – May 18, 2021  
Day/Time:  Tu    01:00 PM – 02:30 PM    SENDELL