Art Classes

Explore your creative side this fall. Sign up for a Youth or Adult art class! All classes are $7, $25 for a 4-class punch card. Material costs are covered for the majority of all classes, with the exception of some canvases and special craft projects that require non-standard materials. Current offering are:

Mixed Media Youth Art Class
In this class, a variety of art projects are created with input and suggestions from students. Projects can vary from clay, painting, pen ink, jewelry, and much more. Tuesdays 4-5:30pm for ages 10-14 and Thursdays, 4-5:30 pm for ages 7-10 (younger with special permission).

Drawing and Painting Open Studio
Whether you are a beginner or have experience, our open studio allows you to work at your own pace on projects of your choice, such as painting, printing, drawing, mosaic tile, glass fusing, and more. Drop in either day for however long you wish in our relaxing supportive setting. Thursdays, 6:30-8:45pm and Saturdays, 9:15-11: 30 am. Open to ages 14 and up.

For more information, you may contact the instructor, Thom Frerk (773-965-5340 or


Voice Lessons

Lorena Cory has a degree in Voice from U of I in Champaign-Urbana and has been teaching private voice lessons since 1997. Through private voice lessons, you will gain a healthy vocal technique and better musicianship while you study different vocal genres.  

Individual lessons are once a week for 30 min. at $30.00 each. Scholarships are available. All ages are welcome. Contact Lorena ( for more information about pricing and scheduling.


Yoga Classes

All levels welcome! This will be a flow yoga style.

What to bring: a yoga mat, comfortable clothes, water bottle, and open mind!

Drop in class, $10/class and all yoga levels welcome!

When/Where: Chapel on Tuesdays from 7:30-8:30pm

Start or expand your practice of yoga!  Christine Pellum, a YogaFit certified yoga instructor, welcomes adults on Tuesdays to practice yoga through poses, music, and theme. Yoga is a wonderful way to relax your mind and body! Classes here at FUMCAH are one hour each, and for all yoga levels. Christine offers modifications to increase or decrease sensations and stretches. It’s important to always listen to your body and only do what feels good. Our goal is to let go of all judgment, expectations, and competition. Like all Studio 1903 offerings, yoga is open to the church and community.  Namaste! 

For more information, call the Church Office at (847) 255-5112 or email Christine at 


Are you looking for new ways to work out? Do you love to dance or just love music? Have you heard of Zumba® before but never had a chance to try it? Come join the dance fitness party! Burn lots of calories while dancing to a blend of Latin and World music, guaranteed to keep you moving! Routines can be modified for whatever level of fitness you are currently at. Classes are led at FUMCAH by one of our own church members, Veronica Biazo, ACE certified group fitness instructor and licensed Zumba® instructor.

Regular Zumba® classes Thursday evenings (6:30pm-7:30 pm).  

Classes are open to all church members and the public (age 16 and over)

$8/drop-in class, save with a class pass (5 classes/$35, 10 classes/$60, 20 classes/$110).

Seniors (62+) and Students w/IDs (16+) $6/drop-in or 10 classes/$50.


Cash or checks (payable to Veronica) and PayPal accepted. Class passes are good for 6 months from the date of purchase. Students under the age of 18 must have the consent of a parent or guardian. All participants must complete a waiver of liability prior to their first class. Find Veronica on Facebook or to keep up to date with these class schedules and more, or email her if you have any questions!

PLEASE NOTE: Zumba® Gold has moved!   Veronica Biazo ACE Certified Instructor, Licensed Zumba® Instructor (224) 357-0348 (Profile) (Business Page)       

Last Published: September 18, 2019 2:28 PM