Language Classes Deals in Oakland
Social studies class is one place to learn about other cultures and traditions, but there's a more exciting way to expand your world knowledge -- through music and dance. With today's deal from Viola's Notes, your kids will enjoy two drop-in music and movement classes for $15 (regularly $40). Or, pay $59 (regularly $160), and get them eight weeks of weekly music and movement classes. These 45-minute group classes are for little ones ages 2 to 5, and parents are invited to join in the fun. Each session explores music and movement from a different region of the world through a variety of mediums, musical styles, and types of instruments. Teacher Viola Pellegrini can speak four languages and has traveled extensively -- plus, she's attended several Orff teacher trainings and she holds a child development degree from Mills. Visit one of two Berkeley locations, and teach your kiddo a thing or two about what it's like to move and groove in another culture.
Knowing martial arts can help kids feel more confident in dealing with others, be less vulnerable to bullying, and trust their own judgement rather than peer pressure. Give your child such benefits at Tatami Multi Arts: • $22 ($45 value) for one month of unlimited kids' martial arts classes • $25 ($70 value) for one month of unlimited adult martial arts or dance classes Martial Arts in a Positive Environment Good for ages 7 to 12, kids' classes are structured in a safe, controlled manner with an emphasis on building positive and respectful character. Through lessons in Brazilian jiu jitsu and self defense, kids will build sports-team friendships with others, learning teamwork. Adults can choose from jiu jitsu, Zumba, Shape-up, wing chun, prenatal yoga, birth preparation, Spanish language, or Pilates. Want more? Check out Tatami Multi Arts on Facebook.
The Fine Print
Limit 1 per customer, up to 1 additional as gifts • Limit 1 per customer per visit • Reservations required and class space subject to availability • Merchant cancellation/re-scheduling policy of 24 hours applies; voucher subject to forfeiture • All classes must be redeemed by same customer; cannot be shared • Classes valid for four consecutive weeks from first visit
Whether you're heading to the Costa Brava, a medical professional seeking to better serve Latino patients, or experiencing the plot of your favorite telenovela, these pros will help: • $250 ($500 value) for a four-week intensive language course • $200 ($400 value) for a four-week medical Spanish course • Classes offered for various skill levels In the four-week intensive course, knowledgeable instructors tailor the program to the needs and capabilities of each student. Classes are held for four consecutive weeks with three days of three-hour classes each week. The medical Spanish course is ideal for medical professionals needing to better communicate with patients, both about medical terminology and cultural understanding. The class is held four four consecutive weeks, with two-days of two-hour classes each week. Classes begin September 9 and October 28. "This is just what I needed: a small class with lots of conversation, lessons entirely in Spanish at the intermediate level, and very helpful instructors." -- LivingSocial Member Mesoamerica Institute's Website | Facebook