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with Cherie Black
You can take the Accuplacer test with us for only $10/battery.
Students in our College Transitions Program test for free.
Call us at 929-9185 to schedule an appointment.
American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR and AED
with Mary Anne MacDormand
Save the life of an adult, child or infant by renewing or earning your Heartsaver Basic Life Support CPR course completion card. We'll cover the latest AHA guidelines and skills for performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation, relief from choking, and the use of an AED (automated external defibrillator). This does not qualify for a healthcare provider course. Note: A $17 fee for completion card payable to instructor the night of class.
with Ben Taylor
Do you have a special occasion coming up? Want to glide across the dance floor instead of tripping over two left feet? Learn the basic steps of the Waltz, Fox Trot, and Swing in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Studies show that this type of dancing may increase cognitive functions. So join us! Singles welcome. 6 weeks.
with Elijah Walker
Join us in a friendly, vigorous and competitive weekly session of community basketball. Stay in shape through the winter months. Playing shoes must not be worn to and from sessions. Before you play, please register with the adult education office at 929-9185 or at sad6.maineadulted.org. Fee: $30 for ten weeks or $3/per evening payable to Elijah No class: 3/28 and School Holidays
with Cherise Feser
Bring out your inner Picasso and learn to draw! During the first class, you’ll try pencil, charcoal, pen and ink, crayon, colored pencil, and pastel and decide which medium works best for you. Then, you’ll get a short supply list to get only the items you need for the rest of the class. We’ll cover perspective, shading, gesture, figure drawing & critique, using various techniques and methods. This is a good class for beginners or if you have a specific drawing problem or goal you would like to accomplish. Everyone can be an artist, so put on your comfortable painting clothes and join us for eight weeks of fun and learning! 8 Weeks.
Bin to Bale
with Katrina Venhuizen
Have you ever wondered where your trash and recycled items go? Watch a virtual tour of ecomaine’s recycling and trash-to-energy plants to learn about the process. We’ll cover the “Do’s and Don’ts” of recycling and bring in examples. We’ll answer all of your questions about rinsing or not and about those recycling triangles and what they mean. Bring your entire family and learn how to save the environment one bottle at a time. No discounts.
Career Planning Workshop #3 Career Exploration Process
with Cherie Black
Sometimes a job is just a paycheck because the bills need to get paid and the family has to eat. When you’re looking for more, a career can be a well-planned opportunity to find your best fit in the world of work. Assess your skills, interests, and values and map out a career path that will allow you to express your best self, feed your soul, and follow your passion. We’ll outline the career planning process, look at the current labor market, and combine information from both to help you land your dream job. Fee: $20 (Free for students actively enrolled in our academic programs)
Career Planning Workshop #4 Soft Skills and the Job Search
with Cherie Black
Having the right education and training is important for success on the job. Equally important are the so-called "soft skills" that employers seek in their prospective employees. What are these skills and how can we develop and market them to those who will hire you? We'll highlight the skills essential for success on the job (and in life!), and provide strategies for how to best showcase your talent in the job application process. Fee: $20 (Free for students actively enrolled in our academic programs)