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A Day in Salem, Massachusetts

$75

with Marisellia Greenlaw, Lawrence Adult Education

Calendar Oct 8, 2022 at 7 am, runs for 1 week

Come along for the ride to beautiful, historic Salem, Massachusetts, one of America’s most historic seaports. Enjoy the historic waterfront, soak up the history in museums and attractions, and indulge at one of the terrific local restaurants (please make reservations!).

SALEM ON YOUR OWN

If you’d just like to come along for the ride and do Salem on your own, please join us! Events happening while we’re visiting include the Haunted Boz Baz Street Fair, Salem Psychic Fair & Witches Market, and more!A great way to get around Salem is the Salem Trolley. You can hop on and off all day through town.

If you would like to check it out, you can visit: http://salemtrolley.com/

Please note, this is NOT included with our trip and will be on your own.

And for more information on Salem, please check out: https://www.salem.org/about-salem/faq/

Wear comfortable shoes, dress in layers, and make reservations if you want to have lunch at a local restaurant or want to visit other attractions.

We depart from Lawrence Jr. High School parking lot at 7:00 a.m. sharp with a pick-up at 7:30 a.m. at the Gardiner Park and Ride across from the Service Plaza.

Leaving Salem at 5:00 p.m.

A Day in Salem, Massachusetts - Salem Witch Museum

$92

with Marisellia Greenlaw, Lawrence Adult Education

Calendar Oct 8, 2022 at 7 am, runs for 1 week

Come along for the ride to beautiful, historic Salem, Massachusetts, one of America’s most historic seaports. Enjoy the historic waterfront, soak up the history in museums and attractions, and indulge at one of the terrific local restaurants (please make reservations!).

SALEM WITCH MUSEUM TOUR

Follow the history of witches, witchcraft and witch hunts through the ages. Our main presentation isan overview of the events of the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.

Witches – Evolving Perception is a provocative exhibit which presents the ancient pagan wise woman, the stereotypical witch, modern witchcraft and the phenomenon of witch hunts. Do you believe in witches? Don’t answer until you visit us. The tour is approximately an hour and a half.

https://salemwitchmuseum.com/

2:15 p.m. Saturday, October 8, Fee: $92

Deadline to register: SEPTEMBER 30

19 1/2 Washington Square North, Salem, MA (directly across from the Common in downtown Salem)

We depart from Lawrence Jr. High School parking lot at 7:00 a.m. sharp with a pick-up at 7:30 a.m. at the Gardiner Park and Ride across from the Service Plaza.

Leaving Salem at 5:00 p.m.

Pennsylvania Dutch Country - Trip Information Night 10.13.22

Free

with David Watts, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 13, 2022 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

We are planning a trip to Pennsylvania Dutch Country - Lancaster County PA - to witness the culture, learn some history, experience the food, sights and sounds of the Amish on May 2-6, 2023. Come to this info night to discuss options for the trip. We'll have plenty of time to customize the itinerary based on the interests of the participants. Trip and info night leader David Watts grew up in Lancaster County.

Haunted Happenings Salem, MA

$69

with Sue De Cesare, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Oct 15, 2022 at 8:15 am, runs for 1 week

If you have ever wanted to go to Salem, MA around Halloween, here is your chance!! Our first stop in Salem will be touring the Salem Witch Museum. We have reservations and space is limited. Book early! Then you can spend the afternoon at your leisure. There are numerous things to do and places to visit. For the latest information and event schedule go to www.hauntedhappenings.org.

Bus:

  • leaves from Park & Ride at Exit 32 at 8:15am
  • leaves Salem at 6:15pm
  • returns to Park & Ride at Exit 32 at approximately 7:45pm

 

Aviation Ground School

$325

with Jonathan Ward, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Oct 17, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Have you ever considered learning to fly? Job forecasts predict a significant pilot shortage in the next decade. This could be your first step toward a lucrative career or simply personal enjoyment. Certified flight instructor Jonathan Ward from Penobscot Island Air (PIA) will provide classroom instruction to assist students in passing the FAA written exam, one major step toward certification as a private pilot. In addition to learning FAA regulatory expectations, you’ll learn aerodynamics, aircraft systems, flight controls, weather, navigation, aeromedical factors, airspace, control tower operations, as well as other essential aspects. There is NO requirement for previous aviation knowledge in order to take this class. Please note that this is a classroom-only program. You may choose to enroll in flight training for an additional cost. A short supply list is provided upon enrollment.

For Love of Travel: tips and Tools for Memorable & Affordable Vacations

$50

with Jill Costello, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Oct 18, 2022 at 6 pm

Looking for ways to stretch your vacation dollars and energy, without sacrificing the enjoyment? The goal of this course is to introduce travel planning options that simplify your process and increase your enjoyment. I will share tips from extensive travel experience about how to plan, fund, enjoy and chronicle a trip without pulling out your hair or breaking the bank. This will include user-friendly online tools that apply to a range of travel styles, from a family road trip to more exotic adventures. Jill, a life & transition coach, believes in the power of travel to transform our perspectives of the world and to see our home through new eyes. She has traveled to over 50 countries.

3 Tuesday sessions

Oct. 18- Nov.1, 6-8 p.m.

Iceland Trip Information Night

Free

with Dave Oakes, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 18, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
With a 99% renewable energy supply, Iceland is one of the most eco-friendly countries in the world. A land of stunning scenery it has the third largest glacier in the world and over 600 hot springs and volcanoes. Learn more about Iceland and our upcoming trip in June focused on the culture, history and geography which has shaped the sustainable practices of Icelanders today. Class is free but you must register.
Acadian Arts Fall Retreat at Grey Havens Inn
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Acadian Arts Fall Retreat at Grey Havens Inn

$495

with Chris Toy, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 24, 2022 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week
This will be a fantastic time with an opportunity to choose one of three workshops. “Freeing your creative spirit” will help you access your authentic self and creative expression using your intuition. Kat Logan will lead you through an opening process and explore your creative self using different materials and exercises. Also offered is Asian Fusion Cooking with Chris Toy and Watercolor with Mary Laury. This four day workshop will be offered at the beautiful Grey Havens Inn and Restaurant in Georgetown, Maine. Lunches and dinners will be prepared and shared by the cooking class. Each day will begin with a morning meditation offered by Kat and end with a special activity planned by your instructors including a special house concert by Kat on Wednesday evening. COVID note: All participants will need to provide a negative COVID test within 24 hours prior to arrival. We will follow CDC guidelines according to location and dates.




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