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Maine Adult Education

Personal Enrichment

Video Marketing


with LERN U Got Class, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Jun 3, 2024 , runs for 4 weeks
1 additional session

This is an online course.

Sight, sound, and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page. Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the “know, like and trust,” factor with your audience. In this course, you will discover how to use simple online videos to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business, and build brand awareness. Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills.  Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention.  Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep. 

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Word Level Grammar


with LERN U Got Class, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Jun 3, 2024 , runs for 4 weeks
1 additional session

This is an online course.

Get reacquainted with the parts of speech. Don't worry! There's no painful memorizing involved. With these fundamentals in your back pocket, you'll learn how to choose the right word from pairs that sound alike but have very different meanings. 

Then you'll learn about subjects and predicates, the very foundation of sound sentence structure. You will build a grammar vocabulary and discover the value of using a dictionary as an everyday grammar research tool.

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with Kim Lynch, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jun 3, 2024 at 9 am

B.A.S.I.C is an acronym for Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages, Alcohol, Seller/Server, Informational, Course. 

The course is taught by an experienced, state licensed Liquor Inspector. The mission of B.A.S.I.C is to promote responsible sales, encourage responsible consumption, and prohibit the sales of alcohol to minors. We encourage parents to talk to children about the dangers of the use of alcohol and we provide tools to our licensed agency liquor store partners to prevent the sales of alcohol to minors. This course will help you become a responsible seller/server with the skills to be successful and comfortable dealing with challenges and prepare you to thrive while protecting the most vulnerable in our communities. There is a pre-test and a post-test, and successful completion will award you a three year B.A.S.I.C certification.

123 Magic


with Kirsten Young, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jun 3, 2024 at 10 am

Having difficulty managing behaviors in your 2-12 year old children?  Learn a simple, yet effective technique to get kids to STOP obnoxious behavior, and to START doing what you want them to do.  Learn to handle tricky behavior in a calm, effective manner.  123 Magic is the award-winning program that will help you get back in charge of your home and enjoy your family again! 

Gourd Baskets with Pine Needle Rims
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Gourd Baskets with Pine Needle Rims


with Jessica Steele, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Join us for a unique and hands-on crafting experience where you'll have the opportunity to create your very own gourd basket. Whether you're looking for the perfect gift or something to keep for yourself, this workshop is sure to satisfy your crafting desires. Our gourds come pre-cut, so all you need to do is roll up your sleeves and let your creativity flow. Students will delve into the process of cleaning, sanding, and drilling holes in the gourds, before meticulously sewing white pine needles to the rim. To add a personal touch, a selection of stains will be provided, allowing you to choose the perfect finish for your one-of-a-kind creation. Alongside the gourd basket making, this class will also cover the basics of crafting pine needle baskets, giving you the opportunity to learn yet another timeless skill. Rest assured, the course covers all the materials and tools needed, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable experience throughout. Expand your skillset and embark on a journey of artistic expression with our gourd basket making class - a truly valuable skill for life.

Jessica Steele has a passion for the wilderness and for teaching. She has worked in the field of Adventure and Environmental Education for more than 30 years. This leg of her journey is about connecting more with herself, others, and the wilderness.

Butterfly Mortar Mosaic Spring 2024


with Sharon Nichols, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar Jun 3, 2024 at 5:30 pm

Get ready to dive into the world of mosaic art as we embark on a hands-on adventure with mortar! Join us in crafting a vibrant butterfly-shaped mosaic stepping stone, where your creativity knows no bounds. Bring along your own special pieces to add that extra touch of personal flair. The instructor will provide all the essentials, including molds, mortar, glass stones, and sea shells. Let’s turn this crafting session into a mosaic masterpiece – a whimsical blend of imagination and bling awaits! Please bring your own acrylic paints, brushes, 2-part resin kit and a box of disposable gloves.

How to Cast a Fly Rod—The first step to fly fishing 


with Mary Ostrowski, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Jun 3, 2024 at 5:30 pm

Learn the fundamentals of casting on a one-to-one basis. Beginners to advanced casters will learn or improve the basic cast, roll cast, and mends. In addition, you will learn line management, casting in wind, hauling, and other useful tasks. Take advantage of a certified casting instructor to assist you with any casting problems. If you have an interest in being certified yourself, I can offer advice with that process.

This class will be held OUTDOORS on the Skowhegan High School premises. Bring a 4-7 wt. fly rod with a floating line. Instructor will provide a leader with a practice fly. DRESS FOR OUTDOOR PRACTICE. Dates of class can be flexible if weather conditions prevent a class.

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Modern Line Dancing for Beginners


with George Oliver, Merrymeeting Community & Adult Education

Calendar Jun 3, 2024 at 5:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks

*Date change: This class will now start on Monday June 3rd.

We'll learn some easy line dances that use a variety of steps, including pop, Latin, hiphop, soul, and country/western. Be prepared for wicked, synchronized dancing fun, and get great exercise for the body and mind. All ages welcome (18+ only); no experience necessary, but some ability to count musical beats is helpful.

***No Class: 6/17

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