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Acadian Arts Asian Fusion Cooking Retreat @ Roosevelt Campobello Island International Park, New Brunswick
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Acadian Arts Asian Fusion Cooking Retreat @ Roosevelt Campobello Island International Park, New Brunswick

$495

with Chris Toy, Ellsworth Adult and Community Education

Calendar Jun 23, 2023 , runs for 1 week

Your instructor, Chris Toy is the author of 6 popular cookbooks, a private chef, and has taught Asian-fusion cooking for several Maine community education programs. Cooking students will learn how to prepare a variety of recipes from Asia, Europe, and the Americas incorporating traditional and local ingredients. Each meal will actively engage cooks with the tools, techniques, and stories behind the dishes being created.

Step back to a time when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor, and their family escaped to their “beautiful little island” in the Canadian Maritimes, Campobello Island. We will be exclusive guests of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages. Workshop participants will explore and paint the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at the turn of the 20th century. All meals are included in the workshop fee as well as specially planned optional evening activities designed to extend your learning from the day’s workshops. Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to make room reservations. Only Acadian Arts Retreats participants will be allowed to reserve overnight accommodations in the park.  This is an in-person retreat

Comments from recent Acadian Arts Retreats participants: 

“I learned so much that Chris taught me, and the recipes were attainable."  “Chris speaks slowly and encourages questions."

COVID note: For everyone’s comfort and safety we suggest doing a COVID test 24 hours prior to arrival. We will be following CDC guidelines according to location and dates.

Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat (June)
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Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat (June)

$495

with Mary Laury, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar Jun 23, 2023

COVID Note: For everyone’s comfort and safety we suggest doing a COVID test 24 hours prior to arrival. We will be following CDC guidelines according to location and dates.

Your instructor, Mary Laury is an accomplished watercolorist and highly esteemed teacher. She encourages all her students to believe they can be successful. Painting is an exciting medium; it flows and moves and does beautiful things. If you have never painted in watercolors, we will start at the beginning. If you have painted before, you will pick up some new tips and tricks as well. We all learn together! Step back to a time when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor, and their family escaped to their “beautiful little island” in the Canadian maritimes, Campobello Island. We will be exclusive guests of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages. Workshop participants will explore and paint the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at the turn of the 20th century. All meals are included in the workshop fee as well as specially planned optional evening activities designed to extend your learning from the day’s workshops. Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to make room reservations. Only Acadian Arts Retreats participants will be allowed to reserve overnight accommodations in the park.

Comments from recent Acadian Arts Retreats participants, “Mary is a wonderful guide and a gifted teacher.” “Very helpful watercolor instruction”

The $495 cost includes workshop and all meals. 

To register or for more information please call the CLC Adult Ed office at: 563-2811

 

 

Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat @ Roosevelt Campobello Island International Park, New Brunswick
Registration Unavailable

Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat @ Roosevelt Campobello Island International Park, New Brunswick

$495

with Mary Laury, Ellsworth Adult and Community Education

Calendar Jun 23, 2023 , runs for 1 week

Your instructor, Mary Laury is an accomplished watercolorist and highly esteemed teacher. She encourages all her students to believe they can be successful. Painting is an exciting medium; it flows and moves and does beautiful things. If you have never painted in watercolors, we will start at the beginning. If you have painted before, you will pick up some new tips and tricks as well. We all learn together!

Step back to a time when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor, and their family escaped to their “beautiful little island” in the Canadian Maritimes, Campobello Island. We will be exclusive guests of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages. Workshop participants will explore and paint the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at the turn of the 20th century. All meals are included in the workshop fee as well as specially planned optional evening activities designed to extend your learning from the day’s workshops. Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to make room reservations. Only Acadian Arts Retreats participants will be allowed to reserve overnight accommodations in the park.  This is an in-person retreat

Feedback from recent Acadian Arts Retreats participants: 

“Mary is a wonderful guide and a gifted teacher.”  “Very helpful watercolor instruction."

COVID note: For everyone’s comfort and safety we suggest doing a COVID test 24 hours prior to arrival. We will be following CDC guidelines according to location and dates.

Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat Campobello

$495

with Chris Toy, Boothbay Region Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jun 23, 2023

Step back to a time when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor, and their family escaped to their “beautiful little island” in the Canadian Maritimes, Campobello Island. We will be exclusive guests of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages. Workshop participants will explore and paint the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at the turn of the 20th century. Mary is an accomplished watercolorist and highly esteemed teacher. If you have never painted in watercolors, we will start at the beginning. If you have painted before, you will pick up some new tips and tricks. Chris Toy is the author of six popular cookbooks, a private chef, and has taught Asian-fusion cooking for several Maine community education programs. Cooking students will learn how to prepare a variety of recipes from Asia, Europe, and the Americas incorporating traditional and local ingredients. Each meal will actively engage cooks with the tools, techniques, and stories behind the dishes being created. All meals are included in the workshop fee as well as specially planned optional evening activities designed to extend your learning from the day’s workshops. Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to make room reservations. Only Acadian Arts Retreats participants will be allowed to reserve overnight accommodations in the park.

Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat Roosevelt Campobello International Park New Brunswick Canada

$495

with Mary Laury, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult Education

Calendar Jun 23, 2023

 Your instructor, Mary Laury is an accomplished watercolorist and highly esteemed teacher. She encourages all her students to believe they can be successful. Painting is an exciting medium; it flows and moves and does beautiful things. If you have never painted in watercolors, we will start at the beginning. If you have painted before, you will pick up some new tips and tricks as well. We all learn together! Step back to a time when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor, and their family escaped to their “beautiful little island” in the Canadian maritimes, Campobello . We will be exclusive guests of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages. Workshop participants will explore and paint the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at the turn of the 20th century. All meals are included in the workshop fee as well as specially planned optional evening activities designed to extend your learning from the day’s workshops.

Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to make room reservations. Only Acadian Arts Retreats participants will be allowed to reserve overnight accommodations in the park.

$495 includes workshops and meals.

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Acadian Art & Cooking Retreats
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Acadian Art & Cooking Retreats

$495

with Chris Toy, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Jun 23, 2023 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week
3 additional sessions through Jul 20, 2023

Join Mary Laury, watercolor instructor, and Chris Toy, cooking instructor, for four days of indulging in your choice of painting or cooking in an idyllic natural setting. Your day’s explorations will be enriched by evening programs designed to extend your learning with themed movies and live music. Choose from the sessions below.

***PAYABLE BY CHECK ONLY: Please call us to register 729-7323***

Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat (Campobello)

$495

with Mary Laury, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Jun 23, 2023 at 1 pm

Your instructor, Mary Laury is an accomplished watercolorist and highly esteemed teacher.  She encourages all her students to believe they can be successful .  Painting is an exciting medium; it flows and moves and does beautiful things. If you have never painted in watercolors, we'll start at the beginning. If you have painted before, you will pick up some new tips and tricks as well.  We all learn together!

Step back to a time when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor and their family escaped to their “beautiful little island” in the Canadian Maritimes, Campobello Island.  We will be exclusive guests of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages.  Workshop participants will explore and paint the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at the turn of the 20th century!All meals are included in the workshop feeplus specially planned evening activities designed to extend your learning from the day’s workshops. We convene on Friday, June 23 at 1pm with classes throughout the weekend and end on Monday, June 26 at 1pm.

Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to make room reservations.  Only Acadian Arts Retreats will be allowed to reserve overnight accommodations in the park.

​ Please note: Included in the registration is a $40 non-refundable fee should you have to cancel.

COVID note: For everyone’s comfort and safety we suggest doing a COVID test 24 hours prior to arrival.  We will be following CDC guidelines according to location and dates.

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Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat - Roosevelt Campobello International Park New Brunswick Canada - NEW!

$495

with Mary Laury, Wells-Ogunquit Adult Community Education

Calendar Jun 23, 2023 at 1 pm

Your instructor, Mary Laury is an accomplished watercolorist and highly esteemed  teacher. She encourages all her students to believe they can be successful. Painting is  an exciting medium; it flows and moves and does beautiful things. If you have never  painted in watercolors, we will start at the beginning. If you have painted before, you will pick up some new tips and tricks as well. We all learn together! Step back to a time  when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor, and their family escaped to their “beautiful  little island” in the Canadian maritimes, Campobello Island. We will be exclusive guests  of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages. Workshop participants  will explore and paint the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at  the turn of the 20th century. All meals are included in the workshop fee as well as  specially planned optional evening activities designed to extend your learning from the  day’s workshops. Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to  make room reservations. Only Acadian Arts Retreats participants will be allowed to  reserve overnight accommodations in the park. 





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