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Oxford Hills/Nezinscot Adult Education

Our Classes

Electrical Wiring for the Home Owner


with Christopher Summers

Calendar Feb 4, 2020

This course will cover the basic wiring needs of the homeowner. Learn to wire a single outlet or your whole house. National Electrical Code Guidelines will be covered. Highly recommended: House Wiring by G.W.. Fletcher, available at Amazon. Disclaimer to be signed first night of class.

Hospice Volunteer Training - B (OHCHS)


with Crystal Mills

Calendar Feb 4, 2020

Have you ever been interested in volunteering for hospice? Join us twice a week for this opportunity for certified volunteer training. Learn how to give the gift of your time. *A special need for veterans.

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Microsoft Excel Level I


with Teresa Drag

Calendar Feb 4, 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.

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Simply Understanding How to Draw


with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Feb 4, 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.

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Woodworking for Beginners


with John Bartlett

Calendar Feb 5, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This hands-on hobby class begins with instructio on shop and equipment safety, the correct use of tools and equipment, proper woodworking techniques, and project planning. Students will work to create a beautiful, finished wood project of their choosing. Required student-provided personal protective equipment: safety glasses, close-toed shoes or boots, gloves appropriate for working with wood and hand tools.

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Painting Maine Woodland and Meadow Birds


with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Feb 6, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 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


with Patrick Hartnett

Calendar Feb 11, 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 either session.

Creating Art with Colored Pencils


with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Feb 11, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Leave that 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.

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