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  1. The Lake Chapala Society Introduces Mudlarks Pottery and Beach Club of Ajijic If you have ever wanted to learn ceramics or just lark about in the mud, you are cordially invited to stop by the new clay studio at LCS. It is located just below the casita on the south campus. This summer will be very informal as we experiment with formats to see what works best. Please note that you must be an LCS member in good standing to join the fun. A monthly lab fee includes basic instruction and ongoing coaching as you progress. The monthly fee also includes glazes, use of tools, and firings. Clay will be available to purchase as you need it. Jennifer Johnson is the manager/founder of this new program. With her generous assistance and contribution of tools, equipment, and expertise, she has organized an exciting new creative outlet for our members. Jennifer was a professional clay and mosaic artist in California and operated a teaching and production studio for over thirty years. Looking forward to meeting you. 2019 Summer Experiments in Ceramics Opening Day: June 4, 2019 Hours of Operation: Tuesday and Thursday 11 am until 1 pm Initial class size limited to 5 persons. Contact Jennifer Johnson prior to sign-up Phone: +1 760.567.8454 Email: jennifer@jenniferjohnson.net Once approved, sign up and make payments in the LCS office. Monthly Lab Fee: $400 MN Clay: $350 MN for 10-pound bag
  2. Need a driver’s license? Description: We continue to expand the services we have for the community, so, now we set out to launch the course for the driving test and a trip to the SeMov in Guadalajara to process or renew the driver's license. It is important that you register at least 2 weeks before the offered date, because we have to schedule the appointment of your procedure online with sufficient anticipation. Once you are enrolled, you will be sent an email with all of the instructions for this. The driving test can be taken in English in Guadalajara. (only for new licenses). Instructor: Alfredo Pérez Course Fee: $800 MXN (includes course and trip) Course Location: SCBR Min/Max Students required: 15/17 JULY 2019 Date and time: Monday 22, 10:00 to 11:30 pm and Tuesday 23, 7:00 am to noon. Enrollment begins May 15 2019 from 10:00 to 14:00 at de LCS Office Enrollment ends Jul 15, 2019. AUGUST 2019 Date and time: Monday 26, 10:00 to 11:30 pm and Tuesday 27, 7:00 am to noon. Enrollment begins May 15, 2019 from 10:00 to 14:00 at de LCS Office Enrollment ends Aug 19, 2019 To sign up, make sure your membership is current and remains active for the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund. And once you sign up there is not possibility of being changed to any different list (dates). No waiting list will be offered.
  3. Just checked with the Education Director, Alfredo. This class will continue to be offered monthly as it is extremely popular. After 20+ years here I learned a lot - and the class topics are being expanded at the request of folks who have questions about topics not originally covered.
  4. NOTE; CHANGE OF DATE FOR CLASS TO TUESDAY, JULY 2nd FROM 1 - 3 PM IN THE SOUTH CAMPUS BOARD ROOM. ENROLLMENT NOW AND ENDS JUNE 26nd. ALL OTHER INFO REMAINS THE SAME.
  5. LCS Prueba México Program 2019 El viaje difícil. (The Difficult Journey – simulation – Practice your Spanish) Event Fee: $250 MXN Event Dates: June 29, 2019 Event Time: Saturday, 12:30 -2:30 pm Event Location: South Campus Board Room Min/Max Students required: 10/25 Enrollment begins May 09 from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at the LCS Office Enrollment ends Jun 20. Description: Welcome to The Difficult Journey where you will need all your Spanish to complete this trip. The Difficult Journey is a simulation of arriving at the Mexico/US border and also preparing a trip to Mexico City. Travel through our border zone experiencing realistic travel-oriented situations while conversing with native Spanish speakers. Visit the bank, pharmacy, restaurant and go through immigration and customs. You'll soon be ready to travel anywhere your Spanish takes you! This is not a class, but it is, for sure, an opportunity to practice your Spanish in a stress free and friendly environment. You will learn more words and phrases along the activity. We will provide you with a few sample documents such as passport, traveler check, immigration forms, etc. The people you will interact with are all volunteers from the local Mexican community. They all want you to succeed. Join now. Have fun and practice your español. LCS classes are not first come first serve, they are first payed first served. To sign up, make sure your membership is current and covers the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund.
  6. LCS Prueba México Program 2019 Fresh fruit/herb/grain water drinks. Instructor: Ana Moreno Course Fee: $360 MXN Course Dates: June 10, 2019 Course Time: Monday, 10:00 -12:00 pm Course Location: South Campus Board Room Min/Max Students required: 11/20 Enrollment begins May 09 from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at the LCS Office Enrollment ends Jun 06, 2019. Description: The hot season has arrived and with it delicious fruits that in Mexico are used to create fantastic drinks known as "fresh waters". In addition to the various Mexican fruits, aromatic herbs are used for flavor as well as some grains. Sign up to learn how to make fresh waters the Mexican way to refresh even the hottest at home. We will learn what ingredients we need and how to prepare the recipes. Ingredients included. LCS classes are not first come first serve, they are first payed first served. To sign up, make sure your membership is current and covers the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund.
  7. LCS Prueba México Program 2019 Mexican manners. Course Fee: $250 MXN Instructor: Alfredo Pérez Course Dates: June 18, 2019 Course Time: Tuesday, 1:00 -3:30 pm Course Location: South Campus Board Room Min/Max Students required: 11/40 Enrollment begins May 09 from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at the LCS Office Enrollment ends Jun 15. Description: Cultural shock is a normal part of life when we move to another country whose habits are different, we have to observe and learn the local rules of urbanity, what body language issues are appropriate and which are not. Why the behavior of the inhabitants of the new place is different. What do local people expect from me as a new inhabitant of the area? What phrases should I use and at what times? What should I understand about the time structure of the local people so different from mine? Why are the procedures with the authorities so complicated? And a long etc. Our intention is to help you understand these basic and necessary questions for the real and adequate coexistence with my new neighbors. Another way to know Mexico. LCS classes are not first come first serve, they are first payed first served. To sign up, make sure your membership is current and covers the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund.
  8. LCS Prueba México Program 2019 LCS classes are not first come first serve, they are first payed first served. To sign up, make sure your membership is current and covers the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund. Mexican Hot Cocktails. Instructor: Carlos Yáñez Course Fee: $380 MXN Course Dates: June 13, 2019 Course Time: Thursday, 11:00 -1:00 pm Course Location: South Campus Board Room Min/Max Students required: 11/20 Enrollment begins May 09 from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at the LCS Office Enrollment ends Jun 10, 2019. Description: The time to celebrate Mexico happiness. Not everything is made up of chopped paper and Mexican snacks, but of drinks whose flavors and colors represent the joy and festive spirit of the population. Come and learn how to prepare and taste a vampirito, a prepared sangrita, a casuela, a traditional margarita (tequila-based drinks), and a michelada (beer-based drink). This course includes the necessary ingredients. Do not miss the opportunity to try a bit of Mexico.
  9. LCS Prueba México Program 2019 LCS classes are not first come first serve, they are first payed first served. To sign up, make sure your membership is current and covers the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund. Mexican Traditional Beverages. Course Fee: $350 MXN Instructor: Alfredo Pérez Course Dates: Jun 17, 2019 Course Time: Monday, 11:00 -12:30 am Course Location: South Campus Board Room Min/Max Students required: 10/20 Enrollment begins May 09 from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at the LCS Office Enrollment ends Jun 13. Description: All cultures have made their own beverages either to dedicate them to their gods or for cheerful toasting at traditional celebrations. Well, let’s taste them and discover what they mean to Mexican culture. Have you tried Tejuino, Tuba, Tepache, Pulque, etc? Do you know what benefits they provide for your health? They are great for your stomach. Come and find out!
  10. LCS Personal Enrichment Program 2019 Don't get ripped off for building or remodeling your house. Instructor: Marcos Fuentes Course Fee: $380 MXN Course Dates: June 05, 12, 19, 26, 2019 Course Time: Wednesday 10:00 to 11:00 am Course Location: Sala Min/Max Students required: 11/25 Enrollment begins May 09 from 10:00 to 14:00 at de LCS Office Enrollment ends Jun 01. Description: Avoid fraud to hire Architects or constructors to build or remodeling your house or office. Know the management processes and the requirements for construction in municipality in both ways legal and illegal It is time for you to learn the basic guidelines and make it secure for you and your family if moving to the area when it comes about property acquisition. Do not miss this 4-session class, bring all of your questions, they will be clarified by an expert. Arq. Marco Fuentes Contact: bio.fuentesr@gmail.com Cell: 33 3955 7652 Work Experience Masters Degree in Design of Public Spaces for the Autonomous University of Aguascalientes.. Ph.D. in City, territory and sustainability by Universidad de Guadalajara. He has worked in Grupo de Especialistas E+E 2001, Ayuntamiento de Zapotlanejo 2002, Más Arquitectura 2003-2004, Planen 2010-2017. Urban landscapes since 2009, etc. LCS classes are not first come first serve, they are first payed first served. To sign up, make sure your membership is current and covers the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund.
  11. LCS Personal Enrichment Program 2019 Preserving your Assets in Mexico. Instructor: María de las Nieves Solbes & Diego Solbes Course Fee: $550 MXN Course Dates: Jun 21, 28, Jul 05, 12, 19 & 26, 2019 Course Time: Friday,12:00 to 1:30 pm Course Location: SCBR Min/Max Students required: 11/20 Enrollment begins May 09 from 10:00 to 14:00 at de LCS Office Enrollment ends April 30. Description: Do you know how to insure your assets after your death? How to achieve tranquility for your loved ones? In this course you will learn the most important thing to keep your heritage safe, as well as learn about the rights you enjoy in Mexico without being Mexican " Topics: Wills, Divorces in Mexico, Purchase and sale of real estate, Road authorities, Car insurance, Situations in general with authority and what to do. Let’s clarify this to everyone. Come and learn. María de las Nieves Solbes Contact: neus_sol@yahoo.com Work Experience Lawyer graduated from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) . Throughout her professional career she has worked as a coordinator, strategist and executor of legal solutions in various institutions of the financial sector, mainly banks, bonding and insurance companies, also developing advisory and litigation functions at managerial levels, specializing in civil matters, commercial, contractual, and in judicial and extrajudicial collection. Thanks to her leadership skills and the in-depth study of the matters entrusted to her, she has been able to develop with strategic skills strategic solution works in complex litigation. She is currently a judicial mediator, with a high percentage of conflict resolution. LCS classes are not first come first serve, they are first paid first served. To sign up, make sure your membership is current and covers the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund.
  12. MEXICAN SALSAS Course Fee: $350 MXN Instructor: Ana Moreno Course Dates: June 14, 2019 Course Time: Friday, 12:00 to 2:00pm Course Location: South Campus Board Room Min/Max Students required: 10/15 Enrollment begins May 09 from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at the LCS Office Enrollment ends June 10. Description: The key to many Mexican dishes is found in their sauces, whether they are raw, cooked, fried, stewed, etc. And that can be spicy, sweet, neutral, acidic, light, thick, simple or very elaborate. With this course LCS aims to take you by the hand to learn how some of the favorite Mexican salsas in the region are made. What ingredients you need, how and where to buy them. How Mexicans use. What food you can dress with them. Do not miss this little tour into the Mexican gastronomic world. LCS classes are not first come first serve, they are first payed first served. To sign up, make sure your membership is current and covers the duration of this course. Registration requires payment. There is no refund.
  13. Wednesday, 22 May Galerias Mall/Costco Major retailers including Best Buy, Sears, Home Store and restaurants Cheesecake Factory, PF Chang and more, also shop Costco, Sams and Mega. Cost 395pesos for members and 495pesos for non-members Bus departs promptly at 9:30am from the sculpture in La Floresta. Wednesday, 12June Tlaquepaque Forum Mall/Home Depot Visit and shop Tlaquepaque and find upscale retailers and fine dining in an historical architecturally significant, pedestrian-only zone. Cost 395 pesos for members and 495 pesos for non-members *****For those who wish to shop the Forum Mall and/or Home Depot, accommodations will be made***** Thursday, 20 June Galerias Mall/Costco Major retailers including Best Buy, Sears, Home Store and restaurants Cheesecake Factory, PF Chang and more, also shop Costco, Sams and Mega. Cost 395pesos for members and 495pesos for non-members Bus departs promptly at 9:30am from the sculpture in La Floresta. Thursday, 4 July Amatitan--Tres Mujeres Distillery Enjoy a day in Amatitan at the Tres Mujeres Distillery. Amatitan claims to be the true home of the tequila that we enjoy today. There will be a stop in the quaint village of Amatitan, a tour of the distillery with tastings and an excellent Mexican meal in the Tres Mujeres Restaurant. Cost includes transportation, tour and the restaurant. 850 pesos for members and 950 for non-members. Bus departs promptly at 9:30am for the sculpture in La Floresta Book early, only 16 places available. Expect a great day
  14. Wednesday, 22 May Galerias Mall/Costco Major retailers including Best Buy, Sears, Home Store and restaurants Cheesecake Factory, PF Chang and more, also shop Costco, Sams and Mega. Cost 395pesos for members and 495pesos for non-members Bus departs promptly at 9:30 am from the sculpture in La Floresta. Wednesday 8 May, Centro/Downtown Self Guided Walking Tour Visit and admire the historical 17th,18th and 19th century architecture and their stunning murals and artwork, the Instituto Cultural Cabanas is a must. Sit and people watch in the beautiful Plazas, have luncheon in the Plaza de los Laureles or elegant dining in the Hotel Mendoza or other fine eateries in the area. A detailed map will be provided. 395pesos for members and 495pesos for non-members. Bus will leave promptly at 10 am from the sculpture in La Floresta. Wednesday, 12 June Tlaquepaque Forum Mall/Home Depot Visit and shop Tlaquepaque and find upscale retailers and fine dining in an historical architecturally significant, pedestrian-only zone. Cost 395pesos for members and 495pesos for non-members *****For those who wish to shop the Forum Mall and/or Home Depot, accommodations will be made***** Bus departs promptly at 10 a.m. from the sculpture in La Floresta
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