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A Splash of Color (Acrylic Painting)
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A Splash of Color (Acrylic Painting)

$45

with Jeannette Whitman, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Calendar Apr 4, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Introduction to acrylic painting landscapes. Experiment with color mixing, brush strokes, and building strong composition. We will use basic sketching and work from photographs, so bring a few favorites.

Students must provide the following materials : Brushes (inexpensive synthetic) -1 round size 4 or 8, 1 flat size 1/2 or 1/4 inch, 1 shader size 10 or 12, 1 liner size 2 or 4. Student grade paint (22 ml) - black, titanium white, aquamarine blue, cadmium red, cadmium yellow, sap green, thalo blue, burnt umber and burnt sienna. 11 X 14" stretched canvas or canvas board. Paper towels, water container, and a pencil for sketching. 

Class will be held Thursdays April 4th - May 2nd from 6 - 8:30 P.M. (No class on April 18th). For more information, call 320-3032. 

A to Z Grant Writing
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A to Z Grant Writing

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with ed 2go, Kittery Adult Education

A to Z Grant Writing is an invigorating and informative course that will equip you with the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing!  You'll learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization.  You'll also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package.

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/grant-writing-a-to-z?tab=detail

A Tour of Limington Lumber Company

$3

with Will Kindred, Sacopee Valley Adult & Community Education

Calendar May 30, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Visit limingtonlumber.com, and you will discover a colorful and educational web page describing this East Baldwin lumber yard. Founded in 1961, the mill was one of the first businesses in Maine to earn the new US Department of Labor’s safety SHARP Award back in 2010. Join us for a tour of this historic facility. Please preregister as we need a minimum of 4 people to run the course. Ages 18+

 

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AARP Safe Drivers Course

$23

with Donna McGibney, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Apr 30, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This class, offered by AARP Driver Safety, is the nation’s first and largest refresher course designed specifically for older drivers. For more than 30 years, these classroom and online courses have taught millions of drivers proven safety strategies so they can continue driving safely for as long as possible. This class provides research-based information to help you update your driving knowledge and skills. By participating in this class, you are taking advantage of an important opportunity to learn how to drive more safely and confidently. In fact, research shows that as a result of completing the course, most people make positive changes to their driving behaviors.

Instructor: Donna McGibney

3 Tuesdays, 4:30-6 pm

Begins: April 30, 2019

Location: MCHS

Registration: $18/AARP Members, $23 / Non-member

Academy of Medical Professions W19
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Academy of Medical Professions W19

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with Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Jan 22, 2019 at 8 am, runs for 26 weeks

MMRACE has partnered with the Academy of Medical Professions to deliver online certificate courses in health care professions. Online Training Programs can start you on a path to in-demand careers in the health care field. You can begin the online programs at any time, whenever it is right for you to start. Choose from many different program options! •Clinical Medical Assistant - $3,000 •Dental Assisting - $2,400 •Group Fitness & Personal Trainer - $1500 - $3,000 •Medical Office Specialist - 3,500 •Medical Transcription - $3,500 •Pharmacy Technician - $1,850 •Phlebotomy - $2,400 These online career training certification programs may be available at no cost to qualifying students* through Maine CareerCenter. If you are unemployed or under-employed, call us at 873-5754 for details today! *Qualifying participant through CareerCenter - unemployed or underemployed (making less than $15 per hour), must have high school diploma or equivalent, must pass CASAS reading and math assessment with a score of 220 or over, must have active account at Maine JobLink.

Accounting Fundamentals
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Accounting Fundamentals

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with Kittery Adult Education

Demand for accounting professionals currently exceeds supply. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness while also gaining a marketable skill, this course is for you. You'll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You'll get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities. We'll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period. Whether you're a sole proprietor looking to manage your business finances or you simply want to gain an understanding of accounting basics for career advancement or for personal use, this course will give you a solid foundation in financial matters.

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/accounting-fundamentals?tab=detail

ACCUPLACER Prep

Free

with Michelle Guillaume, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Calendar Jan 28, 2019

Have you taken the Accuplacer and been recommended for remedial college classes?  

Do you want to improve your Accuplacer scores in a non-stressful environment? 

Let us help you target one or more subject areas, at no cost to you.  When you feel your skills have improved, you can retest to see if your Accuplacer goals have been met.  Let us help you today!

Call today for more information!

ACCUPLACER Testing

Free

with Michelle Guillaume, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Calendar Jan 28, 2019

Through partnership with the University of Maine at Augusta, Kennebec Valley Community College and Central Maine Community College, we now offer Accuplacer testing at our Adult Ed location.  The Accuplacer will assess your college readiness in reading, writing, mathematics, and technology.  Colleges generally use these scores to place you in the most appropriate classes.  Fee will be waived for those enrolled in College Transitions program.  

Call Michelle for an appointment. 





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