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Online Chinese Cooking with Chris Toy

$35

with Chris Toy, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 7, 2020

Online Cooking with Chris Toy

Join best-selling cookbook author and cooking instructor Chris Toy, as he shows you step by step the secrets to some of his favorite recipes: Five Seasons Wok Roasted Whole Chicken, Wonton Soup, Stir-Fried Hoisin Pork, Egg Rolls and more! Start and finish in your own time! Students will have access to all the videos and Chris’s new cookbook. Get started by viewing all the recipes and online videos. Decide what you’d like to try first, then make a shopping list. Practice, eat, repeat as often as you like.

Upon registration, students will be sent links to access instructional videos as well as Chris’s phone and email information for personalized support.

Registration: $35 Includes a copy of Chris’s new cookbook, a $16.95 value!

Class access available until December 31, 2020

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Safeguard Your Business
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Safeguard Your Business

$58

with Chris Nolan, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Sep 7, 2020

IT computer protocols are necessary to protect your business and customers’ information.  Through a one-one-one session with a certified IT audit director, learn the current rationale, tactics, and techniques required to manage this critical mission.  Contact MCST Adult Education for the detailed list of computer network controls that will be covered. Call the Adult Ed office (596-7752 opt.3) to set up the 2-hour session to suit your mutual schedules.

Taking Awesome Pictures With Your iPhone/iPad Camera

$35

with Boomer TECH, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 7, 2020

Taking Awesome Pictures With Your iPhone/iPad Camera

This is a step-by-step guide to taking beautiful photos, appropriate for novice photographers and anyone who wants to significantly upgrade their photography skills. Students will learn to take photos, portraits, slo-motion, panos, and more. Also students will learn about camera settings for proper focus and exposure, High Dynamic Range, and picture composition.

Begins: Monday, September 7, 2020

Registration: $35

Location: Online - You view class at your convenience! The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat.

Class access available until December 31, 2020

 

BoomerTECH Adventures helps Boomers and Seniors create, connect, and contribute using today’s technology. These courses are fully asynchronous, online courses that students complete on their own time and at your own speed. Each course is a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions on using the class, and the content of the class (videos and articles). The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat.

 

 

 

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Number Skills for College - Online

$10

with Stephanie McChord, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 , runs for 13 weeks

Note: This class will be offered virtually through a combination of email, texting, Zoom, and/or online learning. Students will occasionally be required to come to Skowhegan Area High School for testing.

This course will prepare students for Algebra I and/or entry-level college math. Whether you need a refresher before registering for your first college math course or need to improve your scores on the ACCUPLACER, you will find this course helpful. There will be a review of whole number operations, fractions, decimals, percentages, and other essential math skills. Word problems and the language of math will be explored.

 

Reading Skills for College

$10

with Mariah Smith, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 13 weeks

Effective reading comprehension is essential to success at the college level and to advance in one’s career. This course is designed to help students improve reading comprehension and critical analysis. An emphasis is placed on developing vocabulary and improving reading speed. Assignments introduce students to college level textbooks, outlining strategies, and critical researching skills.

Class will continue remotely if in-person instruction is not possible.

Pottery
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Pottery

$110

with Cynthia Plaisted, Marshwood Adult & Community Education

Pottery

Cynthia Plaisted 

Learn the fundamentals of clay and have fun exploring sculptural ceramics using wheel-throwing and handbuilding techniques. Coursework is dependent on the class’ collective creative desires. No experience required. Come dressed to get dirty. Class size is limited to 10. Session #1, Tuesday September 8-October 20. Session #2, Tuesday October 27-December 15. No Class Tuesday, November 24. 6:00-9:00pm Session Fee: $110

ACCUPLACER Prep

Free

with Michelle Guillaume, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Calendar Sep 9, 2020

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 Sep 9, 2020

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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