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Antiques and Fleas Fridays - Searsport

$49

with Elyse Socker, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jul 19, 2019 at 9 am

Leave the summer driving to us as we head up and down the midcoast in search of treasures! We'll travel together by bus from the CHRHS parking lot, spend approximately 2 hours in the morning at one location, then take a break for lunch, and head out for 2 more hours before heading back home. Transportation for these day excursions is by school bus. Registrations are limited to 25 so that there is plenty of room on the bus to spread out and bring home your items. Trips run rain or shine, and we'll adjust our stops for more inside or outside time based on the weather. So grab your shopping buddies and join us! Searsport area stops will include the Antique Mall, Treasures & Trash Barn, Pumpkin Patch Antiques, and Captain Tinkham’s Emporium, with others possible as time allows. We'll grab lunch at the Anglers Seafood Restaurant. Cost of lunch is not included in the trip price, and you may order anything off the menu. Elyse Socker has been working in the Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education office since September 2007 when she began as the part-time evening secretary. Two months later she took over the position of Program Manager, where she has been ever since. She loves hunting for used and antique treasures and both her wardrobe and home are full of fabulous finds she has found!

Antiques and Fleas Fridays - Wiscasset

$49

with Elyse Socker, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jul 26, 2019 at 9 am

In the morning we'll stop at the famed Montsweag Flea Market and/or Wiscasset Antiques Mall, depending upon the weather. We’ll then head into Wiscasset village, where you'll be able to enjoy lunch on your own at one of the numerous establishments that are popular with locals and tourists alike such as Red’s Eats, Sarah’s Cafe, Creamed Baking Company, or Sprague’s Lobster. Take your time and visit the numerous antique shops and other stores in the village during the afternoon before heading home. Cost of lunch is not included in the trip price. Elyse Socker has been working in the Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education office since September 2007 when she began as the part-time evening secretary. Two months later she took over the position of Program Manager, where she has been ever since. She loves hunting for used and antique treasures and both her wardrobe and home are full of fabulous finds she has made!

Artist Mentorship

Free

with Kristin Fitzpatrick, Sanford Community Adult Education

Artists will work closely with their mentor to establish technical, conceptual, and professional goals. This customized program is intended for artists seeking to advance their artistic practice. Overcome your artistic obstacles; whether they be speaking about, making, presenting, or selling your artwork. Your goals + areas of concentration (medium) will determine which mentor you are paired with. With your mentor, you will co-create a self-designed program; addressing your practice, process, and aesthetic barriers. When necessary, mentors will provide medium specific demonstrations and constructive criticism of both process + product. Mentorship can take place at Arts Afire Studio or another agreed upon location. For rates and more information, please contact Kristin Fitzpatrick: kfitzpatrick@sanford.org  207-608-8738

Arts & Crafts Open Studio - Winter

Free

with Jean Girmscheid, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Jan 7, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 23 weeks

Whatever art or craft you are into, gather your project and supplies and come to our open studio. We provide the space, you provide the creativity. Let this be your designated time to start or finish a project without distractions from home. Come when you can and be inspired by others. Work tables provided.

Assisting Aging Parents
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Assisting Aging Parents

$99

with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Feb 13, 2019

Are you helping your aging parents? Growing older is a part of life. Some aspects are joyful, some bittersweet, some frustrating, some frightening. This compassionate and comprehensive class will give you the tools, techniques, and insights for this time in life. You will learn what to expect, what to watch for, how to deal with physical and emotional challenges, and where to find resources to help. You’ll be introduced to special communication skills, observation methods, and coping mechanisms to ease the burden for everyone involved. You’ll learn to handle most of the challenges you will face while coming to appreciate and cherish the privilege of the journey. Register for this 6 week online course at Online with Ed2Go.com/yace. Session Start Dates: Session Start Dates: 1) Feb 13 2) Mar 13 3) Apr 17 4) May 15 5)June 12 6) July 17

Astrology: Your Rising, Sun, and Moon Signs

$30

with Peggy Schick, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Jul 11, 2019 at 7 pm, runs for 1 week

Astrology is an ancient art that extends WAY beyond your personal horoscopes. The movement and positions of celestial bodies can have a profound impact on your love life, work life, and everything in between! Understanding the patterns of the universe provides useful insight into our personalities. Learn about your Sun, Moon and Rising signs as depicted through the signs of the zodiac. To participate in this class registrants must provide date of birth, exact time of birth, and place of birth, and will receive a copy of their natal chart in class. No Discounts.

Auto Body
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Auto Body

$90

with Ken Westin, Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education

Calendar runs for 10 weeks

DATE IS TBA

Participants will learn the basic techniques of auto body repair in a hands-on setting. Student vehicles are used as class and individual projects.

(Students must purchase own supplies/materials.)

**Customized training for business/groups available

Back to School Essential Oils

$5

with Mary Crane, MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Aug 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Get the whole family ready for school with these oil-infused essentials! 

$10 material fee paid to instructor at first class

additional bottle blends are $5 each.





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