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Beaded Earrings

$35

with Amanda Moran, MSAD#44 Adult & Continuing Ed

Calendar Apr 23, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn how to make your own beaded earrings. Choose from a wide array of provided beads as we help you master the simple art of looping wire, designing, and creating head pins. Make up to five pairs of earrings to take home. *All materials included.

Beekeeping Seminar

$50

with Peter Cowin, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar May 18, 2019 at 9 am

Peter Cowin, A.K.A., The Bee Whisperer, will teach a one day class designed for those planning or considering starting to keep honeybees. The class will entail 4 hours in the class room learning basic equipment, husbandry, where to locate hives and how to care for the bees, harvesting your own honey and to get them through their first winter. Weather permitting, students will open hives in the afternoon and see everything alive and buzzing. Protective equipment provided for the day, please come wearing long pants, sleeves and closed toes footwear. A full range of equipment will be available for sale so you can be prepared to order bees and start beekeeping!

Beekeeping, Intermediate

$45

with Peter Cowin, Bangor Adult & Community Education

Calendar May 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This three week intermediate level beekeeping course is designed to improve the skills of beekeepers that have had bees for at least one season. The course will emphasize practical honey bee colony management skills for beekeepers with some beekeeping experience.

To enroll in enrichment classes, particpants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.

Beginner Golf Section I

$105

with James Knowles, Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

Calendar Apr 29, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Learn the technical aspects of the long and short game including full swings, chipping and putting, and general rules. You will be capable of playing on the golf course after this class. Clubs are provided or bring your own.

Register early - this class fills fast!

Note: In case of rain, there will be an indoor rules and etiquette class at Biddeford Saco Country Club. You will be notified of weather cancellations and make up dates, if needed, by 3 PM the day of class.

Required: Sneakers or golf shoes. No jeans or T-shirts allowed. Collared shirts required.

Jim Knowles, a PGA professional for 35+ years, is head professional and director of instructor at clubs in ME and MA. He has helped 100's of players enjoy the game of a lifetime and looks forward to helping many more!

Beginner Golf Section II

$105

with James Knowles, Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

Calendar Apr 29, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Learn the technical aspects of the long and short game including full swings, chipping and putting, and general rules. You will be capable of playing on the golf course after this class. Clubs are provided or bring your own.

Register early - this class fills fast!

Note: In case of rain, there will be an indoor rules and etiquette class at Biddeford Saco Country Club. You will be notified of weather cancellations and make up dates, if needed, by 3 PM the day of class.

Required: Sneakers or golf shoes. No jeans or T-shirts allowed. Collared shirts required.

Jim Knowles, a PGA professional for 35+ years, is head professional and director of instructor at clubs in ME and MA. He has helped 100's of players enjoy the game of a lifetime and looks forward to helping many more!

Beginner Pilates

$25

with Petra Prokopova, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Feb 27, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 10 weeks
In this class we will work on full beginner repertoire, 18 classic pilates exercises, as originated by Joseph Pilates. Everyone will be working at a level that is right for them. I will keep introducing variations and intermediate exercises to keep us engaged and inspired to keep growing.

Please bring a thick exercise/yoga mat for adequate cushioning of the spine.

 

Beginner to Intermediate Horsemanship W19

$71

with Mary Kay Tisdale, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar May 7, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Learn horse handling and horsemanship skills in a positive atmosphere. This “hands-on” course is designed for those who are planning to become new horse owners or have recently become new horse owners without prior experience. Students will be paired or grouped up, depending on class size, and assigned a horse for hands-on instruction. Students will learn safe handling, proper positioning around the horse, training techniques in reference to groundwork, general equine facts on health and safety and proper tacking up and fit. Students will need a digital thermometer, boots with a heel (or hiker style high tops shoes) and optional leather gloves. Student limit 8

Will run

Beginner Ukulele

$89

with Duncan Perry, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts May 2, 2019 at 11:30 am, runs for 4 weeks

Discover the hottest, happiest musical instrument around! On it you can play folk music, rock, blues, pop, country, classical, reggae, bossa nova, jazz. Our beginners’ ukulele course is meant for people with no musical background – even people who think they are musically challenged! And, you don't even need to know how to read music! You will learn the essentials of playing ukulele in a relaxed setting -- from a popular and seasoned ukulele teacher. Using familiar songs, he introduces you to chords, strumming, and finger picking. You do need to have a playable ukulele and an electronic tuner or tuner app. Get ready to have blast making music! Duncan, a multi-instrumentalist, has been playing ukulele for 11 years and has so far taught ukulele to over 350 adults.





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