Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Lewiston-Porter Central School District

Filter by Category

Learning and Leisure

German for Beginners
Registration Unavailable

German for Beginners


A great New Year's resolution is to expand your knowledge.  What better way than learning a new language! We are offering a complete German beginner's course, 10 sessions of two hours each.  This class will concentrate on dialogues, colloquial language, and every-day situations.  The course material is all internet based, so a home computer would considerably enhance your success.  Laptops are welcomed in class.  Please bring pencil and paper to class.

Students aged 14 and up can register for this class when a parent or guardian is also registered in the same class.

Tuesdays 2/25 through 5/12  No Class on 4/7 and 4/14

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

$43 per person


German for Beginners-Level 2
Registration Unavailable

German for Beginners-Level 2


This course builds on the existing basics you have in the German language. Learn to advance your sentence structure, reading and conversation by attending this comprehensive class. You will begin talking on day one! This class is a hybrid: “learning by doing” plus structure. The course material is internet based so having a home computer will enhance your success. (but is not obligatory).

Prerequisites for students is German level 1 or equivalent language skill.

Students aged 14 and up can register for this class when a parent or guardian is also registered in the same class.

There is a supply fee of $5. Due and payable to the instructor the first night of class.

Tuesdays 2/25-5/12 no class 4/7 & 4/14

7:00 p.m.- 9 p.m.

$43. per person


Introduction to Fly Fishing-SOLD OUT

Calendar Feb 26, 2020 at 6 pm


Join us for an introduction to fly fishing! Topics include equipment, fly rod selection, stream tactics, safety, basic entomology (bugs), knots, target species information, destination and resources. Warm water, cold water and saltwater fly-fishing opportunities will be discussed. Following a practical demonstration, each student will be given an opportunity to learn proper fly casting; the course will include casting instruction and practice. Students are encouraged to bring their own fly rods, if they already have one. Loaner rods will be available for students who do not have their own. The course is structured for the beginner or novice angler. The instructor is a lifelong outdoorsman, a former Orvis fly fishing instructor and has been fly fishing for over 20 years. The course is four hours total - two evenings that are two hours each in length. Class size will be limited for more individualized instruction.

Early registration is highly recommended.

Students aged 12 and up are welcome to register for this class when a parent/guardian is also registered and attends the same class. 

Added Bonus: each student will receive an Orvis Buffalo gift from the instructor

This class will run for 2 sessions.

Wednesdays 2/26 and 3/4  - 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Full Course

Italian for Beginners

Calendar Feb 27, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This class is designed for both novices and those with some Italian speaking exerience.  Students who take this class will be forming grammatically correct phrases by the end of the first class.  You will learn grammar, pronunciation, accent, reading, writing aural comprehension, conjugate and use verbs, speaking, numbers and etiquette all in six weeks.  Italian culture and travel interests will also be covered.  A must take class for those wanting to travel to Italy.

Thursday 2/27 - 4/2

6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

$83 per person


Will run

Thinking of Visiting Italy?

Calendar Feb 27, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Join us for an informative evening that will address your questions and concerns regarding your upcoming or dreamed of trip to Italy.  We will talk about how to avoid the many aggravations inherent in European travel as well as how to travel cheaply, how to decide whether to go on a tour or travel independently, personal security, packing, wather, itinerary, transportation, money, hotels, health, language, etc.  Our instructor has made numerous trips to Italy and is very familiar with Milan, Torino, Venice, Florence, Clinque, Terre, Rome, Sorrento, Amalfi and Capri.

Thursday 2/27

7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

$27 per person


Will run

Polish Language for Beginners

Calendar Mar 3, 2020 at 7 pm

Would you like to learn the language of your ancestors? Are you interested in the Polish language and culture? Or maybe planning a visit to the country of kielbasa, golabki, pierogi and more? Come join our class! Conversations, vocabulary and some grammar are on the agenda. Great learning atomsphere guaranteed.  The class will be taught by a native speaker that is an experienced tutor with a university degree.

Tuesdays 3/3 to 4/7

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

$83 per person

HS 112

Will run

Basic Home Brewing**SOLD OUT** new class added 4/7

Calendar Mar 4, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Are you a beer lover who wants to make their own beer? Well do we have the class for you, taught right at the popular Brickyard Brewing Company! Come learn the basics of home brewing, including the equipment, ingredients, brewing process, as well as tips and tricks to go from beer lover to beer crafter.  And of course this will include, the actual tasting of various beer styles that you can produce at home. This course will include hands-on brewing of two extract batches of beer, an all grain mash demonstration and beer bottling. No prior experience necessary. 

You must be 21 or older to take this class.  Class size will be limited, early registration is encouraged. 

A supply fee of $20 is due and payable to the instructor the first night of class. 

Wednesdays 3/4 - 3/25

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Class will be held at the Brickyard Brewing Company, 436 Center Street, Lewiston.

*You must register for this class through the District, no walk-ins allowed at the site.

$54 per person

Full Course

Ham Radio Technician Class

Calendar Mar 5, 2020 at 6 pm

Amateur Radio is a fun hobby that you will now have the rare chance to learn.  By taking this class, you will learn how Ham operators speak to people all over the world and help when there is an emergency with communications. In addition, they also help government entities such as Niagara County with RACES (radio amateur civil emergency communications.) and with drills in case of an emergency.  Radio operators also help with local community events and activities.  This class can also be a step towards a career in commercial electronics.  After the sessions are complete, there will be an opportunity to take the FCC test for free. 

Students aged 10 and up are welcome to register for this class when a parent/guardian is also registered and attending the same class.

 Thursdays 3/5-4/2

6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.



Will run

Forgot password?