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Ballroom Dancing For Couples


with Patty Medina, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Mar 6, 2019 at 7 pm, runs for -47 weeks
This class introduces couples to basic ballroom dance skills that will help them enjoy a night out, or prepare them for special events such as weddings, anniversaries, or social gatherings. The class also helps boost a student’s confidence by teaching them to look great while dancing to styles such as waltz, foxtrot, cha-cha, rumba, and merengue. Requirement: A dancing partner. Class payment is per person.

Basic Blacksmithing


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

Calendar Apr 25, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

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 $5.00 fee for materials and fuel which will be paid to the instructor on Thursday night.

This TWO DAY workshop will begin Thursday, April 25, held at the Skowhegan Area High School

and end on Saturday, April 27 ORat the Malbons Mills Blacksmith Shop.


Will run

Basic Fly Casting


with Kevin Tracewski, Orono-Hampden-Old Town Adult Ed Partnership

Calendar Apr 13, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

In this one-day, hands-on class, you will be provided with the casting skills necessary to fish effectively on your own. Students are encouraged to use their own fly rod and reel, but equipment will be available for anyone who needs it.



with Tom Ward, MSAD 53 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Jan 7, 2019 at 7 pm, runs for 12 weeks

Join us for 12 weeks for an exciting, fast paced game of basketball. 



with Tom Ward, MSAD 53 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Apr 22, 2019 at 7 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Join us every week for an exciting, fast paced game of basketball.  There will be two sessions - Monday nights and Thursday nights.  Register for  one or both!

$5.00 for walk-ins

Basketball for Everyone!


with Lewis Fink, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Jan 15, 2019 at 7 pm, runs for 18 weeks



Bring your friends and work out on the court as you enjoy friendly competition shooting hoops!

$3 per night pay as you go or register online and pay $54 up front.

Will not meet on 2/19 & 4/16 due to school vacations.


Beach Profiling


with Jacob Aman, Wells-Ogunquit Adult Community Education

Calendar May 13, 2019 at 5 pm

Beach profiling is a simple surveying technique used to measure the impacts of coastal erosion. Learn how citizen science is tracking sand erosion at beaches from York to Scarborough since 1999 through monthly data collection and collaboration with state and university researchers. This data is used to help beach management make decisions at the local and state level, and the data is shared at the annual Maine Beaches Conference. Find out how it’s done and how you can get involved as a volunteer. INSTRUCTOR: Jake Aman has been working at the Wells Reserve since 2008. He manages fisheries-related monitoring and restoration projects and works with volunteers to monitor coastal environmental conditions in Southern Maine.

Bee Keeping for Beginners Messalonskee W19


with Mark Reifschneider, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Mar 19, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This beginner bee-keeping course will educate those interested in getting involved with BEES. Some of the discussion will be about assembling bee equipment, installing a nuc, controlling swarming, and dealing with varroa mites. Other topics will be how and when to harvest HONEY, split hives, and winterize the bees. A $50 material fee is payable to the instructor at the start of class. The fee will cover the cost of book and free membership for one year to the Kennebec or Somerset Bee Keepers Clubs. Limit 25 students.

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