Join us for the ultimate day of pampering at the world renowned Glen Ivy Spa. Enjoy the blend of cool and warm waters that flow naturally from the Coldwater Canyon in the Temescal Valley and the relaxing, health-promoting powers of the mineral and sulfurous waters. Famous for their extraordinary and unique Mud Bath, you have the opportunity to experience this for yourself! Dine at Café Solé where you’ll find food that is healthful, nourishing, and delicious. Award-winning Chef Bill Wavrin, calls it a Mediterranean Cuisine of the Sun. Café Solé selects ingredients from local farmers, ranchers and markets to ensure freshness while supporting sustainable practices.
Package includes: use of all pools, sauna, steam rooms, Roman Baths, red clay mud bath and Wafa, towels, and lockers. Please bring your own swimsuit, towel, robe, and an old swimsuit for the red clay mud bath. Individual spa treatments and The Grotto are additional to admission rates. Don’t miss out, you deserve this!
Thursday, January 27th Depart at 8:00AM Return by 4:30PM. Limited Seats! RSVP today!
$65 for Members, $75 for Non-Members.
MusIQ Club is the most unique, comprehensive, affordable and fun instrumental music instruction available today! In MusIQ Club all ages can learn to read music, play piano with both hands, improvise and compose. MusIQ Club is led by Dr. Bill Bailey, a concert-pianist and veteran music teacher who is the designer of the program which makes use of interactive software and MIDI piano keyboards.To register contact the center or email Dr. Bailey: email@example.com call MusIQ Club: (619) 335-5650. Space is limited, so register early to assure
Calling all armchair actors and attendant audiences! We invite you to a spontaneous reading of Terence Rattigan’s, “Table Number Seven,” one of his two one-acts comprising Separate Tables. There are parts for all readers, with roles for 8 women and 3 men—and plenty of opportunity for shared spotlights! So join us on for this unrehearsed reading, directed by Roberta Wolff.
Monday, January 10th at 7:15PM, FREE to Members. $5 for Non-Members.
Classes start February 1st & 3rd. Every Tuesday & Thursday for 5 weeks. Feb 1st through March 3rd.
Beginner: 10:00AM – 11:00AM, Book Required: Ciao! 5th Edition by Federici and Riga
Intermediate: 11:00AM – 12:00PM, Book Required: Ciao! 5th Edition by Federici and Riga
$112 for Members, $130 for Non-Members. Call us to sign up today!
Advanced: $168.00 for 9 weeks, 9:30-11am. Book Required: The Ultimate Spanish: Review & Practice; by Gordon and Stillman.
Intermediate: $112.00 for 9 weeks, 11-12pm. Book Required: Spanish the Easy Way 4th Edition; by Barrons and The Ultimate Spanish: Review & Practice; by Gordon and Stillman.
Beginner 1, 1-2pm, and Beginner 2, 2-3pm: $112 for 9 weeks, Book Required: Spanish the Easy Way 4th Edition; by Barrons. To sign up, call Sylvia @ 858) 459-1202
Pastel Painting with Valerie Grischy
Students will learn various Pastel techniques of application to achieve the style of pastel they are seeking. All skill levels welcome! Valerie has won many awards since she entered her first contest in her first year of painting. She won an award for her first entry in the San Diego County fair, winning a third place in the open class category. Since then, she has gone on to win awards every year. She is currently a member of the Allied Artists Association of San Diego and has a passion for teaching art!
Tuesdays, starting January 18th through February 22nd.
10:00AM to 12:00PM.
Sign Up today! 6 Sessions,
$100.00 for Members, $125.00 for Non-Members.
Head and Figure Drawing Class with Mark Slusser
Mark will be discussing the most common problems in drawing the head and figure along with the solutions. Taught with patience, humor, and the practical goal that you will be able to enjoy drawing for the rest of your life, this course is designed for absolute beginners and those who wish to refresh their drawing skills. Guiding you toward your own personal style, the class explores key techniques of drawing and different ways they can be creatively combined. Using time honored teaching methods, one on one instruction and demonstration, drawing will be demystified, making it easy and rewarding to learn to draw in just 6 weeks!
Tuesdays, Starting January 11th through February 15th,
1:00pm to 3:00pm.
$100.00 for Members, $125.00 for Non-Members
Join us for an extraordinary evening: A Feast for the Senses: Music, Art, and Delicious Food and Wine. We will be graced with the presence of Opera Tenor and composer: Daniel Hendrick. With his rich tenor voice, reminiscent of famed tenor, Aureliano Pertile, he will perform opera and selections from his Latin American musical, "Desano." Fourteen extraordinary artists will display and offer their select art for sale and a delicious dinner and wine, catered by Chef Cinzia of Mamma Mia Restaurant, will satisfy your palate and make the night complete.
Saturday, January 15th, 6:00PM – 8:00 PM.
$20.00 for Members, $25.00 for Non-Members.
SAVE THE DATE! Please, RSVP today!
Have a New Year's Resolution?
Try Weight Watchers, now at The Riford!The Holidays are over and the timing is perfect. This is Resolution time and The Riford Center is proud to announce our first-ever partnership with Weight Watchers. Using brand new advancements in nutritional science, Weight Watchers has developed a formula that helps us wrap it all up into one easy-to-use number. You'll get a daily personalized PointsPlus Target, so you know how much to eat to lose weight safely―while feeling satisfied. Smarter choices become second nature!The PointsPlus program takes into account how your body processes food. You'll be guided towards smarter and delicious choices that make your body work harder while providing better nutrition throughout the day.
Starts January 4th and 6th! Sign Up Today!
Meeting Times: Tuesdays 6:00PM & Thursdays 12:30PM
Hillel Mazansky, MD, began the practice of medicine in South Africa in 1969 and immigrated to the United States in 1977. He began medical practice in Cleveland, Ohio in 1978 and retired to La Jolla in 1994. Having grown up in South Africa during the apartheid era, Dr. Mazansky is well versed with the politics of the times and comes to us this evening to share his insights and experiences during this most contentious period of South African political history.
Dr. Mazansky will discuss the politics of the time then and now: he will also compare the similarities between the apartheid system, which lasted from 1948 through 1994, and the Civil Rights movement of the 1960’s in the United States.
Wednesday, January 26th at 7:00PM. RSVP Today!
FREE to Members, $5 for Non-Members
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The Riford Center, La Jolla, offers Bridge, Jazzercise, Yoga, Computer Classes and more!
6811 La Jolla Boulevard, La Jolla CA 92037
location: map and directions
web site: www.rifordcenter.org