Our grandfather used to say: ?It doesn?t matter when you learn to read, just that you do.? Take advantage of all the fall classes around town to discover your new hobby--or hidden talent.
For the foodies Use your windowsill for good (fun fact: mushrooms can sprout from espresso grounds) at the Urban Food Production Workshop: Grow It Yourself on September 12 ($84; 3rd Ward, Brooklyn). Or just make some damn good pickles with the folks from McClure?s on September 9 ($60; the Brooklyn Kitchen).
For the artists Get your Ghost on and master the art of the pottery wheel, starting September 9 ($295 for eight weeks; Mugi Pottery Studio). Then arrange flowers like a pro, starting September 15 ($623 for four weeks, including materials; Brooklyn Botanic Garden).
For the talkers Sharpen your office-presentation skills with Intro to Improv, starting September 9 or 11 ($375 for eight weeks; People?s Improv Theater). Or finally retain all that French you snoozed through in high school, starting September 12 ($315 for nine weeks; Coucou Brooklyn).