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Strategies for Independent Living
There are many products, services, and ideas that can help an older adult maintain independence. This class looks at home safety, money and medication management, and daily activities as areas where function can be supported by simple strategies. This course is generously offered free of charge by the Southern Maine Agency on Aging, donations to SMAA are always gratefully accepted.
Presenter: Family Caregiver Specialist from SMAA
Wednesday, 4/15, 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: Windham High School - Room 127
American Red Cross First Aid-Session 2
with Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED, Noble Adult & Community Education
Lighthouse Health and Safety brings you this one-night American Red Cross course. This will prepare you to recognize and carefor a variety of emergencies including breathing and cardiac emergencies, burns, cuts, heat and cold emergencies, stroke, diabetic emergencies and other sudden illnesses and meets OSHA requirements. Students who successfully complete this coursewill receive an American Red Cross certificate valid for two years. Minimum of five per session.
Please select your choice of two dates offered for this class.
Cricut/Uploading Images 4/16
with Shelly Maguire, MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education
Learn to upload JPEG/PNG files into your Design Space in order to convert any image into a file for cutting. This class is a must for all your Cricut ideas!!!
BHP: Behavioral Health Professional Certification
with Daniel Sheehan, York Adult Education
Are you a parent, grandparent, or caregiver of a child with special needs? Want to understand and use the tools that teachers and support staff use successfully? This blended online and in-person course teaches individuals how to provide support to children (4 - 21 years of age) with intellectual/developmental delays, autism, or major mental health diagnosis in their home and community. (Note: This class meets the state requirements for certification as a Behavioral Health Profession for job placement, if certification is desired. CPR/First Aid is needed in conjunction with this course for certification. CPR cost is NOT included in the cost of this course.) Online portion and CPR must be completed before the Face-To-Face portion of the class. Online class session starts: Mar 17 Face-to-face class Fri., 8am-4pm, Cost: $159 Apr 17.
Basic Fly Casting
with Kevin Tracewski, United Technologies Center - Adult Education
Instructor – Kevin Tracewski, Registered Maine Guide & Author of best-selling book, A Fisherman’s Guide to Maine
The goal of this course is to provide students with the casting skills necessary to fish effectively on your own. This is a “hands-on” course, so your time will be spent with a fly rod in hand, working on your own casting. Most instruction will be done in small groups, but casting suggestions will also be offered on an individual basis. Videotape analysis of your casting stroke will be provided. Students are encouraged to use their own fly rod and reel, but equipment will be available for anyone who needs it. Please do not buy new equipment just to take this course.
$65 for 6 hour session. Saturday 9 a.m.–3 p.m. April 18, 2020. Location: 103 Murray Hall, University of Maine, Orono.
Fly Fishing: Basic Fly Casting
with Kevin Tracewski, RSU 24 Adult Education
The goal of this course is to provide students with the casting skills necessary to fish effectively on your own. This is a hands-on course, so your time will be spent with a fly rod in hand, working on your own casting. Most instruction will be done in small groups, but casting suggestions will also be offered on an individual basis. Videotape analysis of your casting stroke will be provided. Students are encouraged to use their own fly rod and reel, but equipment will be available for anyone who needs it. Please do not buy new equipment just to take this course. This course will be taught in Orono by Kevin Tracewski, a certified fly casting instructor and author of the best selling book, A Fisherman's Guide to Maine.
*Please bring a bag lunch/snack and something to drink.
Babysitters Training Course
with Cathy Cole, Central Lincoln County Adult Education
Learn the skills and techniques necessary to be a responsible, competent and fun babysitter in a one-day class. This course will cover such topics as: child care essentials, the proper response and handling of emergency situations, behavior management, safety for the sitter, and babysitting as a business. Students should bring a healthy lunch and a snack. Please do not bring any electronics or phones. For students ages 11-14. A certificate is issued upon successful completion of the course.
Register EARLY – this class fills up quickly!
Please note: April 20 is Patriot’s Day and a no school day for students.