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Maine Driving Dynamics
with Ed Naples, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
* Use the Driving Dynamics for Seniors class listing in order to get the discounted 65 and older rate for seniors*
The Maine Driving Dynamics course is a driver improvement course that is aimed to improve a student’s defensive driving awareness and abilities. This five-hour course includes discussion of collision avoidance techniques, safety issues, driver habits and attitudes, and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine’s highways. Our goal is to save lives, prevent injuries, and reduce vehicle-related crashes. The course may be taken for point reduction only once every 365 days. Students who successfully complete the course will receive a three-point credit on their driving record.
Painting On Glass
with Pat Oliver, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
Learn how to paint on glassware. Make a special gift for a special lady in your life! You can paint your masterpiece on a special vase, set of wine glasses, a painted bottle with lights or any other glass surface! Make her smile with this unique gift especially from you! Students need to bring glass items to paint on. Instructor supplies all the rest!
*Lab fee of $15 payable to instructor at start of class*
Reiki I Certification-Embrace The Healer Within
with Donna Shaw, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
While you are able to perform Reiki on others including pets, this level it is truly meant to be used primarily for healing self! Come learn how Reiki works with your body’s natural energy field including your “Auric Field, Chakras, and meridians charging it with positive energy, raising your natural vibratory level as it clears, balances, heals and restores the body’s vital life force energy that is in and around our physical body. Students receive a Reiki I Manual, hands on training (table-time) Reiki I Attunement and Certificate.
*Lab fee of $85 payable to instructor at start of class*
Resume and Cover Letter Workshop
with Rhonda Jacobson, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
This workshop will help you develop and tailor your resume and cover letter to fit the career that you have chosen to pursue.
Call us to talk with a career advisor about resume and cover letter writing, interview skills and other ways to improve your success in the job search process. Our services are available at all of our locations.
Call 627-4291 for more information
Seasonal Table Runner
with Patty Sawyer, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
A very simple linear scheme with an amazing surprise twist transforms quickly into a more complex arrangement of blocks and a new contemporary design. Come learn some of my basic quilting tips and techniques that will help keep your blocks, borders and finishing accurately square, aligned and ultimately flat in this fast and fun table runner. Looks great with either newer bright bold fabrics, seasonal novelties or just plain scrappy to the core. Students will need to bring: Sewing Machine - in good working order – don’t forget the power cord(s). ¼” Edge sewing foot or Walking foot installed on machine Stitch ‘N Ditch sewing foot (if you have one) OR Free Motion quilting foot (whichever you prefer) A new Microtex Sharp Needle installed in the machine prior to class (size 60 or 70 recommended) Thread – neutral color with matching bobbin filled prior to class. (I’ll be showing you why I like Superior Bottom Line Thread and will have some available to purchase in class.) Basic sewing supplies (pins, scissors, seam ripper, tape measure, etc.) Rotary cutter (45mm) with new blade, cutting mat and ruler (18” or larger) Large square ruler (14” or larger is desirable, if you have one) Assorted fabrics (6-10 total) in a range of light, medium and darks (Minimum scrap size 1.5”x15”). The greater the contrast and variety in pattern size, the better the results. Fat quarters work well. One FQ coordinating solid, high contrasting inner border fabric One ½ yard Focus fabric for outside border. will be needed as well. (Seasonal or theme fabrics, if desired, are also encouraged.) ½ yard of Backing fabric (can be muslin) ¼ yard of Binding fabric (can be pieced from the assorted fabrics above, a different fabric altogether or same as focus fabric above) Cotton Batting (such as Warm & Natural) – piece should be larger than 49X17
with Meredith Morehouse, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
For those who already know the basic structure of the Spanish language (including grammar, vocabulary, and punctuation), and want to improve their ability to speak it! Classes will be interactive, with bilingual instruction. Along the way you’ll learn about the culture, music, food, and whatever interests you about Latin American countries or Spain! Specific content will be tailored to your needs (e.g., for travel, work, new friends/family, school, or personal challenge).