– Beginning Glassblowing with artist Tadashi Torii is being offered Thursdays Nov. 14, 21, Dec. 5, 12, at 6 to 9 p.m., at the Jackson County Green Energy Park. Learn to gather molten glass from the furnace, and then begin to understand how to form molten glass into basic shapes such as paperweights, small cups, vases and bowls. The instruction will focus on a team approach to glassblowing, with an emphasis on safety, proper tool use, basic techniques, and materials. No experience necessary. Come and learn from a master glass blower with 20 years of experience.