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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

Bates Baseball Clinics coming soon! [MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education]

Register today for Bates Baseball Clinics on April 12th!

Let the coaches from Bates College Baseball teach you the skills needed to be a great baseball player before the season begins! Repetition is the key to quality learning and development. Your child will be instructed on the fundamentals of hitting and fielding through repetitive drills. Register early, ONLY the first 20 to enroll in each session will be accepted.

Session 1-8-10 year old clinic- 9-11am

Session 2-11-12 year old clinic-12-1:30pm

Fee: $40

Register ONLINE at www.msad52.maineadulted.org

 

Posted by Kelly Cabral  on February 26, 2015

Introduction to Hula Hoop ~ April Session [Monmouth/Winthrop Adult & Community Education]

Come explore hula hooping as a fun new activity! This two evening session will allow participants to learn the basics of hula hooping and to craft your own custom hoop to take home! No Experience necessary!

One Tuesday, April 7  & One Thursday, April 9

6-8PM

Location: Winthrop Middle School Cafeteria

Fee: $25 plus $25 supply fee

 

Posted by Wendy Shoppe  on February 26, 2015

New class added to Spring schedule [York Adult & Community Education]

Introduction to Zentangle has been added to the schedule for the Spring. Please click here for more information.

 

Posted by Andrea Winslow  on February 26, 2015 | Read more in: Events

Become an Optician - Certificate Program [Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education]

FREE Info Session for Optician Certificate Program

Your instructor, Adam McGee, ABOC, will be there to answer all your questions. Registration is required.   

Mon    6:30-7:30 PM    4/13   FREE

Become an Optician     

M/W    6:30-8:30 PM    4/27-6/17    $249

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Posted by Janice Erickson  on February 26, 2015 | Read more in: News

NEXT NEW & Returning Students Registration Day [Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education]

FALL 2015 DROP-IN REGISTRATION

Thursday, August 27th, 2015

Noon - 3 PM

Saco Learning Center, 80 Common St. 

Or Just Give us a Call! (207) 282-3846

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Start class anytime during the school year, we tailor many of our classes to your educational needs whenever possible. Adult Basic Education classes are at no cost to our students and books can be bought or borrowed!

Our ACADEMIC program includes;

Classes to give you the essential skills to improve your reading, writing, math

High School credentials  (HiSET or Diploma)

ESOL  English for speakers of other languages

College Readiness Programs and individual college prep courses

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To register or for more info call (207) 282-3846 or (207) 934-7922.

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Posted by Janice Erickson  on February 26, 2015 | Read more in: Events and News