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Decoding the Teenage Brain


with Emily DaSilva, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Jan 22, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Understanding the science on positive brain development and the experiences that put young people at risk.

Instructor: Emily DaSilva, Substance Use Prevention Specialist/The Opportunity Alliance
Wednesday, January 22nd, 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: Windham High School - Room 129
Fee: Free

Mindful Eating Series


with Jennifer Harry, Ellsworth Adult Education

Calendar Jan 22, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Note:  Change in Schedule  Explore the intersection of mindfulness, eating behaviors and our relationship to food. Learn about the physical, emotional, and environmental factors that can influence food decisions and eating patterns by exploring the seven types of hunger with the goal of increasing our awareness and learning how we can use mindfulness to help us establish a new, more balanced relationship with food. In addition, learn the science behind willpower and learn strategies for increasing self-regulation and resisting temptation. Finally, we will focus on how food impacts our body and how to make tiny, yet powerful, tweaks to our diet that can increase our overall well-being. Makeup class, if needed, 02/26/20.

Stocks: The Nuts and Bolts


with Fred Diehl, York Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 22, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
As you consider your long-term financial goals, how do stocks measure up? During our presentation, you’ll learn the differences between common and preferred stock, the importance of dividends, ways to craft your stock strategy, and different ways to own stock.
Body Blast 1/22
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Body Blast 1/22


with Darcy Kent, Sanford Community Adult Education

Did you make a resolution to get healthier or fitter this year??  Here’s a great way to kick it off!  Body Blast is a fun, energetic mix of hi-lo aerobics and floor work to burn fat and tone your body.  Bring a yoga mat and a bottle of water to stay hydrated!  Be prepared to s-w-e-a-t!! No class 2/19. 




Nature Yoga for Kids NEW!


with Nicole Danielson, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jan 23, 2020 at 3:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

While focusing on a different winter nature theme each week, we will incorporate children’s yoga poses, fun songs, and centering breath work, to bring a sense of peace, serenity, and calmness to our winter bodies. We will supplement our yoga practice with a short nature lesson and activity, story, and/or craft . Yoga mats are provided.

For kids ages 3 - 5, with a participating adult.

Instructor: Nicole Danielson

6 Thursdays, 3:30-4:30 pm

Begins: January 23, 2020

Location: Maple Tree School, 12 Church Rd, Readfield

Registration: $60

Piloxing 1 "B"


with Sarah Cummings, Lewiston Adult Education

Calendar Jan 23, 2020 at 4:15 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Piloxing is a mix between pilates and boxing but no prior boxing, pilates experience is required. Come dressed in workout clothes or loose clothing. Workouts can be done in bare feet, socks, or shoes if preferred. Please bring a yoga mat, towel, and water. The class will take place at Montello Elementary School on 407 East Avenue Lewiston.

Will run

CPR, AED Class


with PAUL STEWART, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 23, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Register for a course designed to certify or re-certify in this approved course from the Amercian Safety & Health Institute.

Sunrise Circuit


with Jenna Chase, Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 24, 2020 at 6 am, runs for 6 weeks
2 additional sessions through May 8, 2020

Start the morning with some movement!  Sunrise Circuit is great for all levels of fitness.  This circuit style class will work your total body.  Get your heart pumping, increase your strength and work on your core during this 45 minute class.  All exercises will have a modification and a progression so you can make the most of your morning!

* No class 2/21, 4/17, 4/24*

Please bring a mat and hand weights

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