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Hospice Volunteer Training A

Free

with Crystal Mills

Calendar Oct 8, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 4 weeks

“If you would like to make a difference in the life of a hospice patient please consider joining us at Beacon Hospice as a visiting volunteer. Training includes 4 classes, a background check and a TB test.   When training is complete you will have all the necessary tools to make volunteer visiting a rewarding experience for our patient as well as for yourself. “

Painting Maine Woodland and Meadow Birds

$85

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Oct 8, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Enjoy studying and painting several Maine woodland and meadow birds in this beginner watercolor class. Even if you‘ve been painting for a while it’s always easy to advance in this medium and become more confident in you skills. Seasons will be added to our paintings whether it’s a Nuthatch in the autumn or a Chickadee in the winter. Plenty of reference photographs will make the drawing easy and I will guide you with techniques that are also simple to understand and follow. This class has always been one of my favorites to offer.

Substitute Teacher Training I

Free

with Patrick Hartnett

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week

Substitute teaching is a way to help your community while earning extra money. This workshop provides information about school expectations, teachers’ lesson plans, and assertive discipline. Persons who complete this course successfully may be enrolled as substitute teachers for SAD 17. (College degree preferred but not required.) Must advance register for 1 session.

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Microsoft Excel Level I

$65

with Teresa Drag

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 4:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This class will cover the “introductory” skills needed to be successful in the next class in the series, Level II Advanced, and ultimately to pass the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification test. The following skills will be introduced: capturing data, calculating data by using formulas, managing data ranges, summarizing and analyzing data, formatting worksheet and chart content, and managing macros and user-defined functions.

Understanding How to Draw

$45

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This introductory class will simply help teach you how to draw the very basics. Whether you create with watercolor, oils or pastel, first you have to know how to put the lines down and draw you composition. It’s truly not as hard as it looks! I will make it easy and simple and get you on your way of a lifetime of drawing and sketching.

Creating Art with Colored Pencils

$45

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Oct 20, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Leave the adult coloring book at home and come find out how colored pencils can be so inspiring. I will show you how to apply and layer colored pencil and make your piece of art so realistic. I will supply plenty of reference photos to work from. This is truly a fun filled class.

Microsoft Excel Level II

$65

with Teresa Drag

Calendar Oct 27, 2020 at 4:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This class will cover the advanced skills needed to be successful in the next class in the series, the Microsoft Excel Certification Test Preparation class and ultimately to pass the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification test. The following skills will be covered: capturing data, calculating data by using advanced formulas, managing data ranges, summarizing and analyzing data, formatting worksheet and chart content, and managing macros and user-defined functions. Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Level I or instructor permission.

Ladies Paint Night

$40

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Oct 28, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Gather a group of your friends and come relax and enjoy creating a painting of your own by adding some color to your winter days!@!! I will provide a pre-drawn sketch that will inspire you to paint. Throughout the evening I will demonstrate step by step until you have completed a piece of art of your own. It will be matted and ready to hang on you wall at home this class is a don’t miss! Perfect for a ladies night out!





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