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Maine Adult Education

Merrymeeting Adult Education

Topsham, ME


Merrymeeting Adult Education Classes

Boston Brew Tour
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Boston Brew Tour


with Diann Bailey, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 2, 2019 at 9:15 am, runs for 1 week

Entertaining! Educational! Exclusive! Join us for a fun day with City Brew Tours of Boston. Our comfortable motor coach will deliver us to three different Boston area breweries giving us the chance to sample up to 12 different local craft beers. Accompanied by our informative and entertaining beer guide experts, our visits will include VIP access to the breweries and an insider’s look at how they create their renowned beers. We’ll enjoy interactive beer history, awesome tastings and specialty treats at each location. Lunch, including wood-fired pizzas, sliders and wings will be part of a beer and food pairing session at Mystic Brewery. We’ll end the day with a beer Q&A followed by time on your own in the city. Registration fee includes motor coach transportation, brewery tours. beer guides, specialty treats, lunch, VIP lanyards, guide gratuities and commemorative glass. Registration opens Aug. 19. Deadline to register is Oct. 2. No refunds will be given after that date. No discounts. Please call MSAD 11 Adult Education at 582-3774 to register.

Boxwood Tree for the Holidays


with Beth Hawkes, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Dec 3, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

A tabletop boxwood tree brings festive Christmas cheer to any room and the size is just right for out-of-the-way places and small spaces in need of a bit of holiday joy. Using a block of oasis as a base, you will build a tabletop-sized tree by inserting boxwood branches into the oasis and shaping it into a tree. Adding a bit of dried flowers, cones, bows and perhaps a bit of bling will make your tree a cheerful focus for the holiday season. Materials fee of $60 included in the price of the course. No Discounts.

Bus Driver on the road training
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Bus Driver on the road training


with Ray Dyer, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Once you have obtained your permit, you can register with Merrymeeting Adult Education to complete your on-road driving requirement.  The cost for this is $285 which includes the use of a bus and an instructor for 10 hours.  Eligible candidates will be reimbursed for the cost of this class if they are hired by MSAD #75 to be a school bus driver.   No discounts.  Call to register, 729-7323

Canoe Paddle Carving


with Ken Wise, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 6, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

In this 3-week hands-on workshop you will create a beautiful and useful canoe paddle using hand tools. We will explore traditional designs and local woods. All tools and materials will be provided. $30 material fee is included in the price. Spooncarving (offered in this catalog) or some woodworking experience suggested prior to this class.

Full Course

Chakras, Reiki, Energy Work?


with Mary Maverick, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 20, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn the basics of your energetic body by exploring popular alternative therapies. Acupuncture, acupressure, therapeutic touch, polarity, Integrated Energy Therapy, Emotional Freedom Technique, CranioSacral Therapy, Color Therapy, and more. Bring your quetions. You'll leave with a good understanding of what these modalities are and what they can and cannot do for you. We'll do some fun exercises and learn how to clear and balance your own energy centers. Enjoy the positive benefits of having clear and balanced energy. No discounts.

Christmas in Newport
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Christmas in Newport


with Diann Bailey, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 30, 2019 , runs for 1 week

Take a step back to the Gilded Age of the 20th century and enjoy the holiday season with a visit to Newport, Rhode Island. We will visit three decorated mansions and enjoy this seaside town’s festivities. Following lunch at Wright’s Farm, arrive in Newport to visit the Vanderbilt’s opulent Marble House. Early evening takes us to the elegantly decorated Breakers. Live music and refreshments will be the back-drop as guests enjoy the yuletide splendor of this 70-room mansion. Overnight ac­commodations are at the Hampton Inn and Suites in nearby Middletown. Sunday includes a tour of The Elms, all decked out with period ornaments. Lunch is served at the Viking Hotel accompanied by a Victorian Christmas Murder Mystery. On our way home, we will visit the Sandwich Glass Museum where they are celebrating the 10th annual Glassblower’s Christmas. Hundreds of unique glass ornaments, made by the region’s finest local and national glass artists, will adorn Christmas trees in the Contemporary Gallery. We’ll end the day with a 4-course dinner at the Hearth and Kettle in Weymouth. Registration fee includes transportation, hotel, holiday evening at the Breakers, mansion tours, narrated bus tour, glass museum, murder mystery, Saturday lunch, and Sunday lunch and dinner. Registration opens Aug. 19. Deadline to register is Oct. 31. No refunds issued after this date. No discounts. Please call MSAD 11 Adult Education AFTER AUGUST 19 at 582-3774 to register. 

Circuit Training, Session II


with Liz Ostergaard, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Oct 28, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Join us for this 45 minute workout. This class will help you burn calories, lose weight and strengthen your muscles. Interval training involves alternating segments of high-intensity exercise with periods of rest. This class is for all levels. The workout program is very flexible & easily adapted to match your individual fitness level. Please bring a mat, water and hand weights. Let's get a great workout! No class Oct. 14.

Clinical Medical Assistant
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Clinical Medical Assistant


with Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Oct 14, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 14 weeks

Please note the vendor providing this class is different from the vendor listed in the printed catalog.  This inclusive course consists of Medical Terminology, Medical Front Office Skills, HER/EMR for the Medical Office and the Administrative Medical Assistant.  For more information or to register, please call the Academy of Medical Professions at 721-0714.

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