Have items that need fixing? Want to avoid throwing stuff away? Interested in learning how to fix your stuff? Come to this free fix-it clinic. Saturday, March 7, 10 am-1 pm. The clinic will be held at Community United Methodist Church behind the Heights Theater, 940 Gould Ave. NE, Columbia Heights.
Is 2020 the year you build intentional community with eco-minded folks? Twin Cities Ecovillage Project is hosting a free information session Thursday, Feb. 27, 6:30 pm at the Eastside Food Co-Op, 2551 Central Ave. NE. Learn more about their plans to build an intentional, regenerative, intergenerational community within one hour of the Twin Cities. Info: tcecovillage.org.
Create, learn and have fun with your Valentine through the transformative process of cast metal sculpture. Sara Hanson is offering a class for couples at her studio The Metal Shoppe, 2919 Como Ave. SE, on Saturday, Feb. 11, 1-4:30 p.m. Design and sculpt a cast metal sculpture for your Valentine while they create theirs for you. Together you will learn how to carve into sand molds, pour metal and clean up your artwork. All ages and experience levels are welcome. For more information and to register, go to sarahansonwow.com/adult. $100 per couple.
There will be a workshop on boosting your immune system and reducing holiday stress led by Dr. Tracie Fowler, Monday, Dec. 5, 6 p.m. at Ambiente Gallerie, 505 1st Ave. NE. This event is free to the public. For more information visit, Ambientegallerie.com.
Sunday, Nov. 6, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 17, 6:30-8:30 p.m., or Saturday, Nov. 19, noon-2 p.m. at Clay Squared to Infinity, 34 13th Ave. NE. Ages 8 to 98 will learn magical techniques with colorful oven baked clay. Roll, flatten, wrap and then slice to reveal amazing designs like stars, flowers and swirls. Then take your slices and cover anything you choose from the collection of objects, including frames, jars, boxes, utensils and pins. Or make a creature like a frog or owl. $50 supplies included. If you have a group of three or more email Layl@claysquared.com for a discount. For information and to register visit, claysquared.com.