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with York Adult Education
Thank you for your interest in supporting York Adult and Community Education's literacy programs through your generous donation. Please click on the register button to donate, which will then bring you to a page where you choose the amount to donate up to $500. (For any donation above $500, please call our office at 207-363-7922.) Thank you!
with Regi & Gary Kalajian, York Adult Education
Do you want to have some fun while learning new and useful skills? Join us for Collaborative Learning and Social Skills (CLASS). Reggie & Gary will lead activities that are so fun you won’t even know you are learning.
NEW Community Walk
Lace up your sneakers, grab your music and/or a friend, and come on inside for some walking fun. Don’t be a couch potato this winter! With the help of Athletic Trainer Casey Holmes, the Mt View complex has been mapped out for community members to get some exercise! Add a spin around the track for some added fresh air! Pre-registration is required and there will be an Orientation on your first night. Available times will be when school is NOT in session. START DATE TBA.
Number Skills for College - Online
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
with Mariah Smith, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education
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.
Remote instruction by appointment on Monday and Wednesday afternoons.
Firearms Hunter Safety - Session One
with Russell Corson, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education
This course is being taught by a trained, certified volunteer instructor according to statewide standards. This course combines 7.5 hours of classroom instruction with some required independent study at home between the first and second class.
Student must demonstrate to the instructor that they can safely handle a firearm, participate in activities, bring in a survival kit with appropriate contents, and pass a 50-question test with a grade of 70% or higher.
Note: While on the school campus, class participants must wear a two-layer mask that covers the mouth and nose at all times and six-foot social distancing must be maintained.
with Diane Beaudoin, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education
“Qi” means energy and “Gong” means practice. Learn to circulate the energy in specific channels—called meridians—by using movement and breathing techniques. When the energy flows freely, you feel vitality, health, and happiness.
Beginners Hatha Yoga - ONLINE
with Gabrielle Hunter, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education
This will be a ZOOM class. An email with the link will be sent once you have registered.
This is a gentle beginners yoga class focusing on body alignment, breathing techniques, balance and strengthening in a slow paced and open environment. Class will end with introduction and exploration of relaxation and meditation techniques with time to experience how your yoga practice is evolving. If you have any special physical issues, chronic pain or injury, please contact the instructor before the first day of class to go over health concerns, safety and any props you may need to help you experience the best class possible.
Please bring a yoga mat, 2 blocks if you have them, 1 yoga strap, 1 blanket.