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Introduction to Google Sheets
with NDEC Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
Google Sheets is Google’s free alternative to MS Excel. In this class we will take a look ateverything from formatting your spreadsheets to data entry, cell formatting, and the basics offormulas.
Free to Maine residents. $50 for non-residents: Google Account and a device that will connect to the internet.
with Coastal Area Driving Academy, RSU 25 Adult and Community Education
Sessions are onsite with an orientation via zoom. This course is suited for students 15-21 years of age. This will include 30 hours of classroom time and 10 hours of behind the wheel training to prepare the student for the road test. Sign up at www.coastalareadriving.com or call (207) 716-6294.
Orientation-via Zoom- Mandatory for parents and students: Sunday 5/7/23 - 6:00pm-7:30pm
Class dates: 5/9/23-5/30/23 2:45pm-5:45pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
with Heather O'Neil, Merrymeeting Adult Education
Ever wanted to take some time for yourself and play with clay? Learn the basics of hand building and wheel throwing in this 6 week class. This class is geared toward the beginner. The first 10 people to sign up have priority on the wheel. Please let admins know if you prefer to hand build or wheel throw so we can keep an accurate account. Glazing will also be covered so that you can leave with finished pieces. $55 materials fee is due to the instructor, Heather O'Neil on the first night of class.
Tuesdays Session 1: *No class: 4/18.
Thursdays Session 1: *No class: 3/23 and 4/20.
Heartsaver CPR First Aid - Dover Spring 2023
with Nancy Hoskins, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
This course equips students to recognize and care for a variety of breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults. Upon successful completion, a valid 2 year certificate for Adult CPR/AED is issued. Student will learn: First aid basics Medical emergencies Injury emergencies Environmental emergencies Preventing illness and injury Adult CPR and AED use Choose from the following sessions: TUES 5/9 4-8pm PHEC SAT 5/13 8am-12pm DLC
Intro to Sewing
with Stacy Owen, Portland Adult Education
Learn the basics of cutting fabric, using a sewing machine, and the stitches available on most machines
Down East Far East Maki Rolls
with Chris Toy, Merrymeeting Adult Education
Sushi isn't only about raw fish! Join cookbook author Chris Toy for an evening to learn how to roll your own sushi maki rolls. We'll start with the traditional California Roll to get our technique down then move on to more local ingredients with fresh Maine ingredients. Those in the know bring containers for surplus!
Exploring The Poetry of Adrienne Rich and Adam Zagajewski: Poets of the Timely and Timeless
with Ellen Goldsmith, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education
This five session poetry class will explore the work of Adrienne Rich, considered one of American’s foremost intellectuals, and Adam Zagajewski, one of Poland’s foremost contemporary poets. Their work illuminates the past and extends into our present. Both have received much recognition, just to name one of their awards: for Rich, the Lannan Lifetime Achievement Award and for Zagajewki, the 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize Lifetime Recognition Award. We will focus on what we experience when we read the poems, what we find and where it takes us. From the standpoints of content and form, we will look at how the poems make meaning and create feeling. Texts for the class are An Atlas of the Difficult World by Adrienne Rich and Without End: New and Selected Poems by Adam Zagajewski. Readings by and about the poets will broaden our appreciation and understanding of their poems and of the many faces of poetry.
Get Golf Ready: Beginners
with Ed Balboni, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult Education
Learn the fun and relaxing sport of golf. This six week clinic will cover short game, long game, golf course etiquette, and rules with the goal of making you comfortable on the course. Students should bring their own clubs.