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3 Part Google for Beginners and Professionals: Part 3

Free

with Michael Lamoureux, Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Apr 9, 2019 at 6 pm

Google has many great tools you can use for free! If you want to use Google for personal use, or you use it at work, we will explore the amazing tools provided. Learn to present information, share with colleagues, collaboratively edit, and use other time-saving tools. (If you do not have a current google account, we will create one in the first class.) Bring a laptop or we will have computers available. The beauty of Google is that you can access it!

Part 3: Focus on Google Forms and other Google Tools. Learn to create surveys, quizzes, and many other organizational tools.

3D Needle Felting Workshop: Realistic Sloth

$30

with Audra Christie, MSAD #37 Adult Education

Calendar Feb 26, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

In this class students will learn to a needle felt a realistic animal - a cute miniature sloth (approx. 6”L x 4”H) using wire armature and wool. Audra will provide examples and instruction. In addition, during this class Audra will work along with students at every stage of the process so that they can observe technique first hand. Skills students will learn: -Application of basic anatomy in sculpture -Planning and constructing a wire armature for a body -How to create an armature that lends itself to realistic poses -Sculpting complex 3-dimensional shapes using wool and felting needle -Blending and use of wool for outer detailing and fur

Materials fee: $10

80s and '90s Dance Aerobics Session II
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80s and '90s Dance Aerobics Session II

$50

with Tony's Dance Studio, RSU 1 Adult Education

Calendar Mar 21, 2019 at 6:15 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Move, groove and sing along to the hits of the 80’s and 90’s. Join us for a 45 minute fun workout that packs a punch! Dance Aerobics can improve symptoms of depression, strengthen your heart and lungs, help lower your cholesterol, improve your immune function, and lower your blood pressure. You will leave feeling the effects of a great training session with a skilled instructor.

80s and '90s Dance Aerobics Session III
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80s and '90s Dance Aerobics Session III

$50

with Tony's Dance Studio, RSU 1 Adult Education

Calendar May 9, 2019 at 6:15 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Move, groove and sing along to the hits of the 80’s and 90’s. Join us for a 45 minute fun workout that packs a punch! Dance Aerobics can improve symptoms of depression, strengthen your heart and lungs, help lower your cholesterol, improve your immune function, and lower your blood pressure. You will leave feeling the effects of a great training session with a skilled instructor.

A Civil Conversation - A Civility Workshop

Free

with Brian Langley and Brian Hubbell, Ellsworth Adult Education

Calendar Feb 28, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

A Civility Workshop Join Brian Langley, former Maine State Senate leader, and Brian Hubbell, Maine State Representative, for a hands-on workshop in building constructive relationships one civil conversation at a time. Reviving civility takes a village and you can be part of making a difference in yours. Makeup class (if needed) 03/07/19.

Brian Langley served five terms in the legislature, representing Hancock County in the Maine State Senate and chaired the Education and Cultural Affairs Committee. He is the Chef/owner of the Union River Lobster Pot Restaurant in Ellsworth.

Brian Hubbell is a four-term State Representative for Bar Harbor, Mt. Desert and Lamoine, with legislative service on the Education and Appropriation Committees. He has particular interest in education policy, school funding, renewable energy and scientific research and development.

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A Day in the City: Chinatown & The Dragon Boat Festival

$99

with Chris Toy, RSU5 Community Programs

Calendar Jun 9, 2019 at 7 am

Experience the flavors of Boston’s Chinatown with cooking instructor Chris Toy! Enjoy a guided tour of Chinatown and explore the traditions, customs, and history of Chinese culture in Boston. Savor traditional Chinese Dim Sum at one of Chinatown’s oldest restaurants, where Chris and his family have been dining since before he could speak English! Don’t miss out on the action at the 40th Annual Boston Dragon Boat Festival on the Charles River! Get ready for dragon boat races, traditional arts and crafts, cultural performances and vendors, and the authentic flavors of Chinese culture! Make the most of your day in the city with international flavor! Transportation is included in the cost of the trip and will be provided by Amtrak and MBTA. Meals are not included in the cost of the trip, so please plan accordingly. Please dress appropriately for the weather; bring layers and comfortable walking shoes. Please bring snacks and a water bottle, sunscreen, and a sense of adventure!

A Day in the City: Chinatown & The Dragon Boat Festival with Chris Toy
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A Day in the City: Chinatown & The Dragon Boat Festival with Chris Toy

$99

with RSU 5 Community Programs, Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Jun 9, 2019

Experience the flavors of Boston’s Chinatown with master chef Chris Toy! Enjoy a guided tour of Chinatown and explore the traditions, customs, and history of Chinese culture in Boston. FMI visit http://freeport.maineadulted.org/ or call 207-865-6171

Date: Sunday, June 9

Location: Depart Freeport Amtrak Station

Time: 7:15 am - 8:00 pm

A Field Course in Old Barns
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A Field Course in Old Barns

$74

with Les Fossel, RSU#12 Adult Education

Calendar Mar 12, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 10 weeks

This is a course for people that have old barns(that maybe need repairs(, or want an old barn, or you just love old barns! The emphasis will be on the practical ways to maintain your old barn at an affordable cost. The first session will be in the classroom, after that, meetings will be held in the old barns of class members. This course is co-sponsered by the Morris Farm Trust in Wiscassett. The last class will be a potluck supper at the instructors house, where class members can visit the intructors shop, barns, and reference library. NOTE: Followinf first class the day and time of future classes will be determined by class members.Les Fossel is one of Maines foremost expert on early buildings. He has helped preserve early building for forty two years.





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