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Register for Line Dancing Now! [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

Join us for some fun and exercise as we do many of the popular dances! Focus on having fun while learning new dance moves to many different genres of music! Bring your dancin’ shoes and a smile! 

Call 657-9612 or click on the link below to register now!

 

Posted by Stephanie Haskins  on March 5, 2015 | Read more in: Events, News, and Upcoming Classes

Hunter Safety - March 31st/April 11th [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife's Hunter Education Course is more than a 'gun safety' class. The course covers the following topics: proper handling, rifle and shotgun, survival/first aid, hunter responsibility, map and compass, landowner relations, and more. Students are provided a course handbook, outdoor survival information, and additional handouts. Course involves lectures and demonstrations b instructors, homework, field experiences, and a final written exam.

Attendance is required at both sessions to receive a certificate. Minimum age is 10 and students under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. Class on 3/31/15 is from 6pm to 9pm Class on 4/11/15 is from 8:30am to 5pm



 

Posted by Stephanie Haskins  on March 5, 2015 | Read more in: Events, News, and Upcoming Classes

Wire-Wrapped Sea Glass Earrings - March 16th [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

Impress friends and family with handcrafted items you’ve made yourself. A great way to spend relaxing time with friends. Basic wire-wrapping techniques to make wire-wrapped earrings using pre-drilled cultured sea glass available in a variety of colors. Workshop fee includes all materials to make one pair of earrings. Monday, March 16th @6pm, GNG Adult Ed Fee: $35

 

Posted by Stephanie Haskins  on March 4, 2015 | Read more in: Upcoming Classes

Chakra Health - March 9th [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

Come and learn a simple way to balance and clear the chakras in order to enjoy greater health and well-being. Cut negative cords to others who are draining your energy and create more inner peace. The technique taught in this class can be used on yourself or on another and blends well with other modalities like Reiki, massage and polarity therapy. Instructor: Lashell Moon - Monday, March 9th @6pm, $15

 

Posted by Stephanie Haskins  on March 4, 2015 | Read more in: Events, News, and Upcoming Classes

Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free class postponed [York Adult & Community Education]

The "Is Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free Right For Me?" class has be postponed until Wednesday, April 8th, 6:30-8 PM. Please click here to register.

 

Posted by Andrea Winslow  on March 4, 2015 | Read more in: Events and News

Oil & Acrylic Painting Class Postponed [York Adult & Community Education]

The Oil & Acrylic Painting class with Dennis Poirier, that was scheduled to begin Wednesday, March 4th, has been postponed until Wednesday, March 18th. Click here to register.

 

Posted by Andrea Winslow  on March 3, 2015 | Read more in: News

Get the Most from Your Digital Photos [MSAD #11 Adult Education]

Learn how to maximize your digital photographs with Adobe Lightroom Version 5. Lightroom is logical, intuitive and will take your photos from ordinary to fabulous. It is also a superb tool to organize and catalog digital data files.

In this first course, professional photographer, Gary Swinton, will teach you to

  • import, organize and back up image files on your computer for effective but easy access
  • gain an understanding of the lightroom interface
  • get acquainted with navigation techniques
  • and learn to use the collections feature to best advantage.

Class will run on March 11 and 18 from 6:00-8:30 p.m. Registration fee is $49. To register, click here

 

Posted by Diann Bailey  on March 3, 2015 | Read more in: News

Basic Home Fire Safety [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

Basic home fire safety

The most effective way to protect yourself and your home from fire is to identify and remove fire hazards. Join former Fire Marshal Bob Beane in this course to learn about basic home fires afety. The subjects covered will include heating appliances; holiday decorations; home fire safety suggestions; home fire escape plans; fire detection systems and fire suppression systems. The focus will be on prevention.

Monday, March 9, 2015

6:00pm to 9:00pm

Gray-New Gloucester High School, Room #172

Cost: $20

For more information or to register click here or call us at 657-9612!

 

Posted by Theresa Boynton  on March 2, 2015 | Read more in: Events, News, and Upcoming Classes

CPR / First Aid [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

CPR First Aid AED

 

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), approximately 4 million injuries and illnesses occur annually in the workplace, and nearly 80 percent of sudden cardiac arrests occur outside the hospital. Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. In this course, students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course also teaches adult CPR and AED use. Upon successful completion of the course, including a first aid, CPR and AED skills test, students receive a Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card, valid for 2 years.

Instructor: Kurt Elchanich

March 9th and 16th

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Gray-New Gloucester Adult Education classroom

Fee: $65

To register or for more information, click here or call us at 657-9612!




 

Posted by Theresa Boynton  on March 2, 2015 | Read more in: Events, News, and Upcoming Classes

Tai Chi & Tai Chi for Seniors [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

Tai Chi

Tai Chi and Tai Chi for Seniors is starting again on Tuesday, March 3, 2015!

 

Tai Chi for Seniors

Come and experience the joy of Tai Chi in a setting designed for the "over 55" crowd.  You will relieve stress, increase flexibility and improve balance.  Wear comfortable clothing.  No previous Tai Chi experience required.

 

Tai Chi

Come and experience the joy of Tai Chi.  You will relieve stress, increase flexibility and improve balance.  Wear comfortable clothing.  No previous Tai Chi experience required.

 

Please click on the title of the class for more information or to register.  You can also visit www.grayadulted.org or give us a call at 657-9612!

 

Posted by Theresa Boynton  on March 2, 2015 | Read more in: Events, News, and Upcoming Classes