CORNING – Sip & Strum is playing music and having fun while learning basic ukulele techniques at the Corning Opera House Cultural Center. There will be three Monday night lessons from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 18, 25 and March 4 for ages middle school through adult.
Ukuleles are provided, and no experience is needed for the three lessons. The three classes and one beverage per class will cost $30. Extra beverages of pop, water, beer and wine will be available for an extra charge. Pre-registration is required by calling 641-418-8037 or registering online at www.corningoperahouse.com/education.html. Cheryl Thompson, Atlantic Middle School music instructor will be leading the class. Participants may bring their own stringed own instrument (guitar, banjo, mandolin, etc) and play along with the group.
The Corning Opera House, located at 800 Davis Ave., is handicapped accessible. Follow the opera house on Facebook for information on all classes, concerts, tours and rentals.