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Medicare 101
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Medicare 101

$5

with Courtney Cowan, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Whether you are newly eligible for Medicare or have been enrolled for years, this class has something for everyone. This class will help you gain information on how to obtain Medicare, when you are eligible, and many other important topics. We will also discuss supplemental insurance that can be purchased to compliment original Medicare. There are many different products and carriers available therefore it is so important to become educated about the various options.

Medicare has an annual open enrollment period each and every year from October 15 to December 7, which gives you the options to change your policy if appropriate.

Anyone with questions about Medicare will find this class helpful.

 

Homemade SOAP!
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Homemade SOAP!

$25

with Carrie Tessier, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Learn how to make soap using the hot process method. Handmade soaps are all-natural and make excellent gifts! Come learn about this quick and easy technique! This is a one-night workshop. Students will need $25.00 to cover supplies (give to instructor on the night of class). All students will be able to take their loaf of soap home with them!

Students will need $25.00 to cover supplies (give to instructor on the night of class).

 

Basic Blacksmithing
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Basic Blacksmithing

$50

with Richard Tessier, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

The class will provide students with an opportunity to watch demonstrations of specific blacksmithing techniques, and tool use. Practice time will follow.

This is a two day introductory course to explore the basics of the blacksmithing trade. Learn everything from wearing safety clothes to building and managing a coal fire. Learn what tools are needed to bend, twist, punch, drift, shouldering and forge welding.

There is a $10.00 fee for materials and fuel which will be paid to the instructor on Thursday night.

This TWO DAY workshop that will meet both days at the Malbons Mills Blacksmith Shop.

  • Day 1 on Thursday, April 16 at 6pm
  • Day 2 on Saturday, April 18 from 8am to 4pm  (lunch is included on Saturday).

 

Medicare 101

Free

with Kerry Faria, Seniors Plus, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Apr 30, 2020 at 6 pm

Part A, Part B, C and D? It can all be so confusing! Which one covers what and how do you know what you need? If you are turning 65 soon, this Seniors Plus class is for you! Join Community Services Specialist, Kerry Faria, as she focuses on Medicare to help you sort everything out in order to make informed decisions! Thursday, April 30, 6-8 pm. Free, but you must pre-register.

Landlord Rights

Free

with Mesha Quinn, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Apr 30, 2020 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

PLEASE NOTE: THE DATES LISTED FOR THIS COURSE MAY BE DIFFERENT THAN ORIGINALLY ADVERTISED.  THE DATES CURRENTLY LISTED ARE TENTATIVE.  PLEASE!  GO AHEAD AND REGISTER - WE WILL SORT IT ALL OUT AND NOTIFY YOU OF ANY CHANGES!

Do you own a home in Sanford?  Do you rent out a portion of your home?  Do you own residential rental property in Sanford?  Are you thinking of buying an investment property?  

       Renting is a lot more complicated than residing in your own home.  The City regularly inspects all rental residences for code compliance.  Well-informed is well-armed - find out what to expect.  Hear ideas for assistance in the process and remediation of issues. Pre-registration required. Monetary course fee is waived for this session; please bring a donation of canned or dried foods for the Sanford Food Pantry.

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If Not Me, Then Who? - Poverty Awareness Training

$25

with Lisa Blanchette, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 1, 2020 at 8:30 am, runs for 2 weeks

PLEASE NOTE: THE DATES LISTED FOR THIS COURSE MAY BE DIFFERENT THAN ORIGINALLY ADVERTISED.  THE DATES CURRENTLY LISTED ARE TENTATIVE.  PLEASE!  GO AHEAD AND REGISTER - WE WILL SORT IT ALL OUT AND NOTIFY YOU OF ANY CHANGES!

Lisa has participated in a train-the-trainer session with Dr. Donna Beegle, author of this amazing training.  Do you want to make a difference for those who live in the crisis of poverty.  Would you like to develop a deeper understanding of the many different life experiences of poverty?  Develop tools for breaking poverty barriers, improving outcomes, and changing lives!  Training: 7 segments, participants will have a guide book, watch DVD/video segments, participate in learning/reflection activities, case studies, and role plays.  Training designed to assist individuals and organizations to go beyond addressing immediate needs (e.g., food boxes, temporary shelter, etc.) to a more systemic approach to help our neighbors.  Course fee includes guide book and CEH certificate for educators.  

 

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Understanding the York Voter Guide

Free

with YACE staff, York Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 4, 2020 at 6 pm

Join us for a community meeting to discuss the issues coming up in this spring’s local vote. Ask questions and learn the answers in a non-persuasive environment. There will be no campaigning, only reading and explaining. Leave this session ready to vote and have your voice heard!

BECOMING A RESOURCE FAMILY IN MAINE
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BECOMING A RESOURCE FAMILY IN MAINE

Free

with Kasey McDouough, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar May 5, 2020 at 5:30 pm

You can be the life-changing person for a child in Maine. You can become a foster or adoptive parent! Come learn about the licensing process and the different ways you can help. There is a special need for people who can care for infants, sibling groups, and adolescents, while also supporting the reunification process. There are also currently over 100 Maine children waiting to find a forever family. Join us for this informational meeting (ages 21 and over). 





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