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Looking for a job in the technology field? TechHire Maine may be for you! [Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education]

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TechHire Maine is connecting Maine's workforce to careers in information technology and computing.

The TechHire Initiative is a multi-sector effort to empower Americans with the skills they need, through universities and community colleges as well as non-traditional paths to technology training.

In August of 2015, Educate Maine’s Project>Login program received a TechHire Community designation from the White House on behalf of the program’s extensive network of Maine employers, educators, and workforce colleagues. Project>Login is now one of 71 TechHire Communities across the U.S.

TechHire Maine's focus is to recruit, assess, train, and place young adults and underserved individuals into Maine's IT industry. Participants take part in training and work experiences tailored to their career goals using a customized track approach. All of the tracks are driven by employer demand and provide opportunities to obtain the specific competencies or experiences participants need to meet their employment objectives.

Visit the TechHire Maine website, or download the TechHire brochure for more information.

You may also contact us at Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education by calling 627-4291 to learn more about how to take advantage of this exciting program.

 

 

 

Posted by AE Admin  on March 28, 2017

Time for some Backyard Chicken Ranching! [MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education]

Backyard Chicken Ranching class starts Saturday 4/8!

Saturday 4/8 9am-1pm

Fee: $45 with a material fee of $10 paid to instructor.

Min/Max: 5/10

This class starts with the idea of owning and raising chickens . Topics include: Bird Selection, Preparing Your First Flock, Protecting Your Flock from Predators and Watching Your Flock Multiply. 

Register ONLINE anytime at www.msad52.mainadulted.org

 

Posted by Kelly Cabral  on March 28, 2017

Evening Adult Ed Classes Cancelled March 27, 2017 [RSU 24 Adult Education]

Due to the precipitation (rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow) we are experiencing and the temperatures falling, we have erred on the side of caution and cancelled this evening's classes.

 

Posted by Jean Girmscheid  on March 27, 2017

Small Business Seminar [MSAD #27 Continuing Education]

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Posted by Heidi Michaud  on March 24, 2017

Lego Robotics Camp is coming to Turner! [MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education]

 

Posted by Kelly Cabral  on March 23, 2017

Don't Miss the "Illusionists" in Boston [MSAD #11 Adult Education]

 

Mid-Maine Adult Education is offering a one time group rate for this show: Buy five tickets at full price and get the sixth ticket free. Please call 873-5754 to register your group!

Come see the Illusionists in Boston on April 8. This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. The Illusionists – Live From Broadway has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions.” The bus will depart from the Elm Plaza Shopping Center parking lot (closest to Main Street and in front of K-Mart) in Waterville at 7:30 a.m. and will make another pick-up at the Gardiner Service Plaza at 8:00 a.m. After a “stretch-your-legs” break in Kennebunk we should arrive at Faneuil Hall Marketplace at around 11:30 a.m. for some shopping and lunch on your own. We will then attend the 2:00 p.m. matinee at the Boston Opera House with our seats located in the mezzanine section! We will head back to Maine after the show and after “pit-stops” in Kennebunk and Gardiner, we should return to Waterville by approximately 9:00 p.m.

Check out these videos from the show! the illusionists live

Registration fee is $169 per person

Click on this link to register: https://maineadulted.coursestorm.com/midmaine/course/the-illusionists-boston-w17?search=illusionists&near=&x=0&y=0

 

Posted by Diann Bailey  on March 21, 2017

Instructors Wanted! [Auburn Adult and Community Education]

Do you have a talent, hobby, or interest that you would like to share with others?

Call AACE program today at 333-6661 to set up an appointment on "How to become an Instructor." 

We will help you develop your idea into a class for the community to enjoy.

 

Posted by Earlene Fraser  on March 20, 2017 | Read more in: AACE Teachers

Fundamentals of Basket Weaving Starts Soon! [Monmouth/Winthrop Adult & Community Education]

This is an eight week course teaching the fundamentals of basket making.  Each basket made will build on the skills learned in the previous basket.  At least four baskets will be completed by the end of the course!  The costof the class covers instruction and materials.  Students will be asked to bring some tools typically found around the house:  A 2 gallon pail, yard stick (rather than measuring tape), basic utility scissors, lead pencil, clothespins or binder clips, and an awl, ice pick or small knitting needle.  This will be a fun, hands-on class for new or returning students. 

 Limit: 10 students.     Register today at  www.winthrop-monmouth.maineadulted.org 

8 Wednesdays     6:00-9:00 p.m.        

April 5                 Fee: $40

Location:  Winthrop Middle School Art Room

 

Posted by Wendy Shoppe  on March 20, 2017 | Read more in: News

Congratulations Gayle Fitzpatrick - 2017 recipient of a Projects Art Grant! [Kittery Adult Education]

Gayle Fitzpatrick is a recent recipient of a Project Arts Grant from the Maine Arts Commission.

Her Art Installation addresses art, healing and a transformation from domestic violence.The Installation's main component is a gown, entirely composed of Gayle's Handmade Japanese paper.

May 26th will be the debut of Gayle's art project at Engine Gallery in Biddeford, Maine.

The second image is from the "One in Four" series, a visual representation of current domestic violence statistics.

        

 

 

Posted by Cindy Furbish  on March 16, 2017

Wed., March 15th, No day time classes. Evening classes as scheduled. [RSU 24 Adult Education]

We will have no day time classes today, Wednesday, March 15th.  Evening classes will run as scheduled.

 

Posted by Ander Thebaud  on March 15, 2017