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Parent Talk (Active Parenting Now)
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Parent Talk (Active Parenting Now)

Free

with Julie Berube, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 24, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 7 weeks
Do you have questions about parenting? Do you want to improve your parenting skills? Are you overwhelmed? If you answered yes to any of these questions, “Parent Talk” may be for you. Happy Families aren’t born…They’re made one day at a time. Through this video-based program, you will learn the skills that will help you develop cooperation, responsibility and self-esteem in your children, and encourage your children to be their very BEST! You’ll also learn positive discipline techniques so you can avoid those all too familiar power struggles. You will be receiving an Active Parenting Certificate upon completion of this course.

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Free

with MSAD #11 Adult Education

Calendar Oct 1, 2020 , runs for 14 weeks

We sincerely appreciate your interest in supporting MSAD #11 (Gardiner Area) Adult & Community Education's literacy programs through your generous donation. Please click on the register button, which will then bring you to a page where you choose the amount to donate from $5 to $500.  (For any donation above $500, please call our office at 207-582-3774.)  Thank you!

10 Steps to A Healthier You
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10 Steps to A Healthier You

Free

with Deb Barnett, RSU#12 Adult Education

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 10:30 am, runs for 10 weeks
Are you or someone you know interested in improving you and your family's health, saving money at the grocery store and basic nutrition tips? This is a ten lesson series each lesson is 15-20 minutes in length. It consists of self les online learning through interactive videos, print lessons and worksheets. Participants learn about healthy eating(My Plate), family meal planning, budgeting at the store, and food safety. Graduation certificates and a recipe book are emailed upon completion of the 10 sessions. We offer this class in partnership with the University of Maine Cooperative Extension. You need to contact Deborah Barnett, EFNEP CEA, email deborahbarnett@maine.edu or call 207 622-7546. This class is open to folks whose children receive free or reduced lunchfolks experiencing a job loss or lay off, seniors, SNAP, WIC or Headstart. You need to be a resident of Kennebec or Waldo county.

Virtual Theater - Script Reading

$44

with Nancy Durgin, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 15, 2020 at 7 pm, runs for 6 weeks

How would you like to delve into some great scripts and read them together with other theater enthusiasts? We will read and discuss scripts one evening a week for 6 weeks. We will read two scripts during this course, “A Raisin In The Sun” - Lorraine Hansbury & “You Can’t Take It With You” - Moss Hart & George Kauffman. Each session will run aproximately 90 minutes.

Instructor: Nancy Durgin
Thursdays, 10/15 - 11/19, 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Location: Online
Fee:$34 plus materials of $10

Creative Writing Workshop (Online) - Session 2

$124

with Elizabeth Potter, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar Oct 21, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This ongoing workshop offers participants an opportunity to get the creative juices flowing, overcome the internal critic, and let heart and soul flow out onto the page! Just as importantly, it also provides a tight knit, supportive community of fellow writers with whom to share the fruits of your labor. The instructor, Elizabeth Potter, will present proven writing prompts and techniques to tickle your muse and coax even the most hesitant voice onto the page.

Elizabeth Potter is a teacher and poet residing in Midcoast Maine. A collection of her poetry “T’ai Chi of Leaves” was released by Moon Pie press in September 2016. Her poems have also been widely published in literary journals both locally and nationally. Elizabeth has been leading creative writing workshops for all ages for the past seventeen years.

Creative Writing Workshop (Online) - Session 3

$124

with Elizabeth Potter, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar Nov 18, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This ongoing workshop offers participants an opportunity to get the creative juices flowing, overcome the internal critic, and let heart and soul flow out onto the page! Just as importantly, it also provides a tight knit, supportive community of fellow writers with whom to share the fruits of your labor. The instructor, Elizabeth Potter, will present proven writing prompts and techniques to tickle your muse and coax even the most hesitant voice onto the page.

Elizabeth Potter is a teacher and poet residing in Midcoast Maine. A collection of her poetry “T’ai Chi of Leaves” was released by Moon Pie press in September 2016. Her poems have also been widely published in literary journals both locally and nationally. Elizabeth has been leading creative writing workshops for all ages for the past seventeen years.

Adult Learning Center

Free

with Five Town Adult Ed Staff, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Unsure of where to start? Call us.

The Learning Center is open to all adults in need of academic instruction and guidance. Hours vary by day, and we will try to meet you on your schedule. Our staff provides individualized instruction in the areas of:

  • High School Equivalency
  • HiSET Prep
  • Accuplacer Prep
  • Math and ELA instruction to prepare you for college-level coursework
  • General reading, writing, and math tutoring for anyone pursuing college or career education
  • Workforce credential or certification tutoring and prep
  • College and Career advising

All services through the Learning Center are FREE of charge. If you or anyone you know could use any of these services, please contact us.

Instructional Hours

Due to restrictions, please do not drop in unannounced to the Learning Center. Call us to schedule your first appointment.





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