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Lawns to Lobsters Virtual Workshop!

Free

with Kristie Rabasca, Noble Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 13, 2021 at 6:30 pm

The Towns of Berwick, South Berwick, Kittery, Eliot, and York have teamed up to provide these workshops to inform residents about sustainable lawn care practices in order to help protect our waters from the negative effects caused by misuse of fertilizers and pesticides. Whether you love your lawn or not, whether you already practice environmentally friendly lawn care or not, you can always learn more! Come learn the SEVEN EASY STEPS to a healthy lawn and protect our waters, children and pets.

Kristie Rabasca is a professional engineer, gardener, and stormwater geek. She has worked on projects protecting water resources in Maine and New Hampshire for over 25 years. She assists the Towns of Berwick, South Berwick, Kittery, Eliot and York in managing their stormwater programs.

ATV Safety

$10

with ERNIE WEST, MSAD #37 Adult & Community Education

Calendar May 15, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Participation in an ATV education course will teach how to properly operate and maintain an ATV. Laws, responsibilities and personal safety will also be covered. Passage of a final exam is required. You must attend all of the class in order to receive your certificate.

This is open for students ages 10 and up.  Students ages 10-16 years of age must be accompanied by parent or guardian.  Total Course = 6 hours

For more information, visit: https://www.maine.gov/ifw/programs-resources/educational-programs/safety-courses/atv-safety.html

COVID 19 protocols and guidelines will be followed.  All participants must wear a mask, bring a lunch, and writing utensil.  PLEASE bring a lunch as there may not be time to leave campus to get a lunch.

This course registration is nonrefundable and limited to 20 registered students.

Full Course
Integrating Social Media for Your Organization
Online Registration Unavailable

Integrating Social Media for Your Organization

$195

with LERN® UGot Class, MSAD 11 Gardiner Area Adult & Community Education (adulted@msad11.org) 207-582-3774

Calendar Next session starts Jun 7, 2021

Take away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community. Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform. Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website. See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals. Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites. Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you. Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design. Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution. Develop a manageable workflow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Learn what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place for your employees and company. See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends. 

CLICK HERE to register online!

Skydiving

$249

with Vacationland Skydiving, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Aug 28, 2021 at 8 am

Join us along with Vacationland Skydiving at our annual Skydiving Event!  We are so excited that this year's event will take place the same weekend as the Crown of Maine Balloon Fest!

This is always a sell out event, and is a great gift to give that person who has it all, and loves an adventure! For only $249 let us fulfill that bucket list item! Only requirements are that you are 18 years old, must be in relatively good health (no heart conditions with out doctor approval) and you must weigh under 230 lbs.

Amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, you can expect the following with Vacationland Skydiving:

Vacationland Skydiving is taking steps to fully comply with the directives and guidance of the State of Maine, Governors Office, Maine CDC, and best practices as instructed by medical experts.

First, we ask that you be in good health when you visit us. Should you be feeling under the weather, we ask that you reschedule.

We will take the temperature of all customers, employees, and skydivers daily to identify and reschedule anyone with temperatures greater of 100.4 degrees or greater.

We DO NOT RECOMMEND anyone with a medical history of respiratory illnesses or immune-compromised individuals visit us this summer.

Visitors are limited to ONE spectator per tandem customer.

Customers in the student program are not permitted spectators at this time.

YardScaping Virtual Workshop!

Free

with Kristie Rabasca, Noble Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 16, 2021 at 6:30 pm

The Towns of Berwick, South Berwick, Kittery, Eliot, and York have teamed up to provide these workshops to inform residents about sustainable lawn care practices in order to help protect our waters from the negative effects caused by misuse of fertilizers and pesticides. Whether you love your lawn or not, whether you already practice environmentally friendly lawn care or not, you can always learn more! Come learn the SEVEN EASY STEPS to a healthy lawn and protect our waters, children and pets. Kristie Rabasca is a professional engineer, gardener, and stormwater geek.

She has worked on projects protecting water resources in Maine and New Hampshire for over 25 years. She assists the Towns of Berwick, South Berwick, Kittery, Eliot and York in managing their stormwater programs.

Accounting Fundamentals
Online Registration Unavailable

Accounting Fundamentals

$115

with Charlene Messier, Franklin County Adult Education

In this comprehensive course, you will learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You will get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities.

Accounting Fundamentals covers 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.

Requirements:

Hardware Requirements:This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.

Software Requirements:PC: Windows 8 or newer.Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.Adobe Acrobat Reader.Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.A calculator and a printer.

Apply here: www.ed2go.com/fcabe

Classes can start on any of these dates: March 17, April 14 and/or May 12 

These classes run for 6 weeks or you can do them for 3 months.

 

 

Fantastic Photo Finishes-Organize & Edit Images iPhone/iPad Photos App

$69

with Ed Brazee, MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education

The focus is on editing images as well as knowing how to organize images and videos on iPhones or iPads. Other areas of focus include using the “For You” section (ready-made slide shows), creating, using, and sharing albums.

• BOTH PHOTO CLASSES are fully asynchronous, online classes. Students receive a PDF with information about each class, a complete description of the class components, and all course materials ranging from clickable links to instructional videos and written articles.





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