It’s that time of year again; time to get back to school! Thankfully, the opportunities for continued learning on Yonge & Eglinton are practically limitless. Whether you’re an avid traveler who wants to acquire new language skills, someone looking to take their culinary prowess to the next level, or if you’d simply like to learn how to play the piano, you are certain to find interesting classes merely moments away from Art Shoppe Lofts + Condos.

Culinary Classes

There are several establishments offering culinary classes on Yonge and Eglinton. Many of these cooking schools have classes for children and adults alike, with several also offering group cooking events and additional services.

The Chef Upstairs -

The Chef Upstairs is a culinary school with two locations across the GTA, including their Mount Pleasant location, which is only 5 minutes from Yonge and Eglinton. They specialize in children’s and adults’ cooking classes, group and corporate cooking events, as well as private chef and catering services.

The Cookery -

Located just north of Eglinton on Yonge Street, The Cookery offers a wide selection of specific culinary classes. These classes are aimed at teaching specific topics such as knife skills, handmade pasta-making, Indian vegetarian cooking, and more.

Art and Music Classes

Get in touch with your creative side this fall, by taking an art class on Yonge and Eglinton. Art classes are a fantastic continued learning option for adults in all stages of life. They can help develop focus, foster creativity, and tend to be very relaxing.

Art Barn School -

This popular art school is within walking distance of Art Shoppe Lofts + Condos and boasts an extensive calendar of classes for fall and winter, from beginner level to advanced. They offer subjects such as portrait painting, clay workshops, Linocut printmaking, drawing and more.

Avenue Road Art School -

No matter what your weekly schedule may happen to entail, you are certain to find a convenient class at the Avenue Road Art School. They offer classes 6-days a week, in the morning, afternoon, and evening, focusing on everything from photography to oil painting, and even vocal performance.

Midtown Music School -

This popular neighbourhood music school provides music lessons that are suited to the individual needs of each student. They offer a wide range of lessons, from Suzuki to the Royal Conservatory exam curriculum, string instruments, piano, vocal, composition, choral singing, and more.

Language Classes

Whether you’re planning a big trip to explore the ancient Mayan ruins in Honduras or want to expand your professional marketability, learning a new language can be extremely beneficial.

Hansa Language Centre -

In addition to their acclaimed ESL courses, the Hansa Language Centre teaches of a number of global languages throughout the year. The languages offered here include: French, Spanish, Arabic, Japanese, Mandarin, and more.

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