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Health Care and Your Retirement F20

$5

with Sasha Fitzpatrick, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Oct 28, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This seminar is for those investors that are five to fifteen years from retirement and will address steps needed to prepare for health care costs (including Medicare and long-term care costs) to help ensure their retirement savings stay healthy. Limit 10 students.

DUE TO COVID REGULATIONS WE ARE UNSURE IF ALL CLASSES WILL RUN.  PLEASE PUT YOUR NAME ON CLASS WAIT LISTS. ONCE WE KNOW WE ARE ABLE TO RUN THE CLASS WE WILL CONTACT YOU TO REGISTER. 

Full Course
COMPASSIONATE INTEGRITY TRAINING - SELF COMPASSION
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COMPASSIONATE INTEGRITY TRAINING - SELF COMPASSION

$95

with Sheila Adkins, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Oct 29, 2020 at 6 pm

Instructor: Sheila Adkins MS.CPTD 

The first step toward improving relationships with others and making a positive impact in communities is developing an increased level of personal well-being. A greater degree of inner calm, self-control, emotional intelligence, and self-compassion benefits oneself, while also providing a firm foundation upon which to build pro-social skills. CIT will provide you with a safe space for self-learning with a focus on progress, not perfection. Learn skills for self-awareness and self-compassion, and provide you with gentle guidance on your personal journey. 

Location: ZOOM 

Retirement Planning 101

Free

with Brie Pio, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 29, 2020 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Are you worried about retirement? Are you wondering if you are financially prepared? This course will address planning for retirement, living in retirement, and passing on assets to loved ones after retirement. We will discuss how much to save and how to invest it wisely to achieve your retirement goals.

Will run

GOOGLE PHOTOS
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GOOGLE PHOTOS

Free

with MICHAEL BURD, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Nov 4, 2020 at 1 pm

With your Google account we will explore this exciting app and learn how to backup ALL of your photos to one place in the cloud, at no cost to you. We will also explore easy yet powerful editing tools that will include light, color, rotate/resize/ cropping and some special filters. We’ll also look at cloud sharing and organizational possibilities. Never lose a picture or send an email attachment again! 

MAX enrollment 6 per class per day

MUST call our office to attend on the day of class

HEALTHCARE AND YOUR RETIREMENT

Free

with Vaunalee Foster, Augusta Adult and Community Education

Calendar Nov 4, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This one hour educational program will address steps individuals should take to prepare for health care costs to help ensure their retirement savings stay healthy. We will cover: healthcare and your retirement, the cost of health during retirement, preparing for long-term care expenses, using insurance to address long-term care costs, a healthy retirement portfolio, and a pre-Medicare checklist.

CHARTING A COURSE

$50

with Steve Paquette, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Nov 4, 2020 at 6 pm

Be better than a map app! Learn basic navigation and chart/map reading. We will be making our own accurate map/ chart and learning compass reading as it relates to true directions. This information is applicable to land, sea and air. This course can expand to introduce nautical/ air-nautical navigation to set up for a Merchant Marine or Pilot’s license. 

Materials: Will be provided by instructor, fee TBD, pay instructor at 1st class. 

HOMEMADE GOAT MILK SOAP SESSION 2

$40

with Karen Shumac, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Nov 4, 2020 at 6 pm

Over the course of 2 sessions, we will transform common kitchen ingredients into beautiful handcrafted soap. On the first night, we will briefly discuss the science of soap making, safety tips, tools and ingredients. Then, using a basic recipe we will combine vegetable oils and goat milk into a simple but luxurious soap, the likes of which you will not find on the grocery store shelf. On the second night we will expand our repertoire by adding the color, scent, and/or exfoliant of your choice. Each participant will go home with several bars of soap.

Materials: $15 pay to instructor at 1st class

Retirement: Making Your Money Last

$10

with Vaunalee Foster, MSAD #11 Adult Education

Calendar Nov 9, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Designed for people who are thinking about retiring or have retired recently. The workshop discusses the ideas to help build a reasonable and sustainable strategy for managing income and expenses during retirement. Understand the possibilities; plan for the expected; prepare for the unexpected; position the portfolio for both; staying on track.

*Please provide a current working email address when registering for this course. This class will occur via ZOOM, Google Meets, or WebEx and you will be sent a link prior to the first night of class. The technology requirements for this class are a tablet, smartphone, laptop, or a desktop computer with a microphone and camera.





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