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"Clean" Cleaners for Your Home

$69

with Heather Emerson, MSAD #40 Adult Education

Calendar Nov 13, 2019 at 6 pm

Have you tried to read the back of your householdcleaning products lately? Most are filled with toxic ingredientsthat clean our homes but harm our health. In this make and takeclass, participants will lean how to make 4 different cleanersthat work great but are made with everyday ingredients rightfrom the pantry. Instructor will provide all materials and takehome containers.

'Clean' Cleaners for Your Home

$69

with Heather Emerson, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar Nov 13, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Have you tried to read the back of your household cleaning products lately? Most are filled with toxic ingredients that clean our homes but harm our health. In this make and take class, participants will learn how to make 4 different cleaners that work great but are made with everyday ingredients right from the pantry. Instructor will provide all materials and take home containers.

3d Ink Explosion

$20

with Tara Finlay, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Dec 14, 2019 at 11 am, runs for 1 week
We’ll use prepared frames and mix 2- part resin to create fantastic abstract works of art using special inks. No art experience necessary. $40 Materials Fee payable to the instructor the day of class. You will be taking your pieces home in a container provided by the instructor. The containers must be level on the trip home so prepare accordingly.

7 Chakras & Psychic Ability

$30

with Kati Magoon, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Calendar Oct 30, 2019 at 6 pm

Learn about the seven basic chakras in the energy system. Understand psychic ability is available to all of us! Learn about the Clair senses - Clairvoyance, Empathy, Medical Intuition and more.

A Field Course in Old Houses

$74

with Les Fossel, MSAD #40 Adult Education

Calendar Oct 15, 2019 at 6:30 pm

This is a course for people who have an old house, want to have an old house, or just love old houses! The first session is in the classroom. After that, meetings will be held in the old homes of class members. There will be as many sessions as are required to visit the houses of class members who want their houses visited (by no more than 12 people). 

The last class will be a potluck supper at the instructor’s house, where class members can visit the historic features of Alna, see the instructor’s cabinetmaking shop and barns, and delve into his reference library on early buildings (one of the very best in Maine).

NOTE:  Following the first class, the day and time of future classes will be determined by class members in a way to accommodate as many individual schedules as possible. 

Les Fossel is one of Maine’s foremost experts on early buildings. His award-winning business has specialized in preserving our early buildings for 42 years. He has lectured throughout Maine and the Northeast, including as a faculty member for the University of Southern Maine. More information on his business enterprises is available at: www.oldhouserestoration.com. 

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A Field Course in Old Houses

$74

with Les Fossel, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar Oct 15, 2019 at 6:30 pm

This is a course for people who have an old house, want to have an old house, or just love old houses! The first session is in the classroom. After that, meetings will be held in the old homes of class members. There will be as many sessions as are required to visit the houses of class members who want their houses visited (by no more than 12 people). 

The last class will be a potluck supper at the instructor’s house, where class members can visit the historic features of Alna, see the instructor’s cabinetmaking shop and barns, and delve into his reference library on early buildings (one of the very best in Maine).

NOTE:  Following the first class, the day and time of future classes will be determined by class members in a way to accommodate as many individual schedules as possible. 

Les Fossel is one of Maine’s foremost experts on early buildings. His award-winning business has specialized in preserving our early buildings for 42 years. He has lectured throughout Maine and the Northeast, including as a faculty member for the University of Southern Maine. More information on his business enterprises is available at: www.oldhouserestoration.com. 

A to Z Grant Writing
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A to Z Grant Writing

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with ed 2go, Kittery Adult Education

A to Z Grant Writing is an invigorating and informative course that will equip you with the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing!  You'll learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization.  You'll also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package.

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/grant-writing-a-to-z?tab=detail

A Walk Through Time and Nature Along Maine's Appalachian Trail

$6

with Dave Field, Orono-Hampden-Old Town Adult Ed Partnership

Calendar Oct 23, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Dave Field, Overseer of Lands for the Maine Appalachian Trail Club and Trail worker in Maine for 64 years will tell the amazing story of how the Appalachian Trail was scouted and built through Maine from 1925-1937, why and how more than half of the original Trail was relocated from 1970-1990, and the 40-year challenge of finding protection for the surroundings of the Trail. All of this will be illustrated with a walk, south to north, that emphasizes the beauty of the Trail and the plants, animals and geography along the path.





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