Marshwood Adult Education
                                                         (207) 384-5703

                                                         Kittery Adult Education
                                                         (207) 439-5896

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Community Learning
   Kittery & Marshwood Fall 2021
Get Started Today!                                                                                                                         High School Diploma and College & Career Prep: Marshwood & Kittery

                                                                                                Our Locations                              Maine residents are eligible for FREE College and Career advising,
Table of Contents
                                                                                                Office Hours at Both Locations.            academic classes for diploma credit, HiSET preparation, and HiSET testing.
High School Diploma and College
& Career Prep.................................. 1
                                                                                                Please call/email for an appointment.
                                                                                                                                           There are two ways to earn a high school credential through
Career Development....................... 2                                                                                                Adult Education in Maine:
Online Classes................................ 4
                                                                                                                                            1     Adult High School Diploma
ELL, Citizenship & More.................. 6
                                                                                                                                                  A high school diploma is awarded after a learner earns a specified number of credits in English, Math, Social Studies, US History,
Kittery Classes................................ 7                                                                                                 Science, and Elective Studies. Previously earned high school credits can be applied toward an Adult High School Diploma.

  Arts & Crafts................................ 7
                                                     Director Letter
                                                                                                                                            2     HiSET
  Technology.................................. 9     Thank you for taking an interest in our    Kittery Adult Education
                                                     programs for the fall. I hope you are                                                        The HiSET program consists of (5) tests: A learner must complete and pass five (5) pre-tests and five (5) official tests in the
                                                                                               Traip Academy                                      subject areas of Writing, Reading, Social Studies, Science, and Mathematics. Passing these tests demonstrates a learner
  Health & Wellness..................... 10          ready to add some new learning to your    12 Williams Ave, Kittery, ME 03904
                                                     plans. The creative enrichment classes                                                       has the same skills and knowledge as a high school graduate. Online learning also available through Essential Education.
                                                                                               (207) 439-5896
  Enrichment.................................12      fill fast. We know you have many                Additional Fee Information
                                                     options as our communities continue
Marshwood Classes......................16                                                                                                  Non-academic program students are as follows: Math or English $80, Sciences with a Lab $150.
                                                     to find safe ways to reopen and learn
  Arts & Crafts...............................16     together. We continue to follow the         SCAN
                                                     Kittery and Marshwood School District
                                                                                                 QR CODE                                   Fall 2021 High School Completion Schedule
  Health & Wellness..................... 18          requirements for in-person learning.
                                                                                                 To view our                               Schedules subject to change. Below is a listing of Academic courses being offered at both locations this semester. Check the web
  Enrichment.................................19                                                  Kittery
                                                     You will see classes to refresh,                                                      for new classes added throughout the semester.
                                                                                                 Brochure 
                                                     rebuild or explore new options for
Registration Info........................... 20
                                                     finishing your high school diploma,                                                                         Kittery Academics                                           Marshwood Academics
Cancellations & Fees.................... 20          prep for college, complete employer                                                                         Starting Sept. 2, 2021                                      Starting Sept. 7, 2021
                                                     applications, earn Digital Badges,
Registration Forms....................... 21         all with advising support. We are                                                      Location            Traip Academy                                                Marshwood High School
                                                     hearing from employers, students                                                                           12 Williams Ave.                                             260 Dow Hwy.
                                                     and teachers about the benefits of                                                                         Kittery, ME 03904                                            South Berwick, ME 03908
                                                     Adult Education programs that offer                                                                        (207) 439-5896                                               (207) 384-5703
Program Staff                                        both in-person and teacher facilitated
                                                     remote learning experiences.
                                                                                                                                            Mondays              Advising/HiSET pre-testing, 1:00-4:00pm
                                                                                                                                                                 Math Skills Boost, 6:00-8:00pm
Linda Greer                                          Adult Education supports the new skills
Marshwood & Kittery Adult and                        needed to read, write and learn from
Community Education                                  a screen using multiple keyboards          Marshwood Adult Education                   Tuesdays                                                                         Digital Literacy, 1:00-4:00pm
                                                     and less paper. Some jobs require you      Marshwood High School                                                                                                        Academic Lab, 4:00-7:00pm
                                                     to remember how to use formulas            260 Dow Hwy.,                                                                                                                English Literature, 5:00-8:00pm
Marshwood Adult Education
                                                     and equations. Check into one of our       South Berwick, ME 03908
Jennifer Marcus,
                                                     academic labs for digital literacy and     (207) 384-5703                              Wednesdays           Academic Lab, 1:00-4:00pm                                   Advising/HiSET pre-testing, 1:00-4:00pm
Team Coordinator
                                                     refresh lifelong skills.                                                                                                        Digital Literacy, 1:00-4:00pm
Kittery Adult Education                                                                                                                                                                                                      Economics/Geography, 5:00-8:00pm
Cindy Furbish, Assistant Director                    We look forward to seeing you this          SCAN
Marshwood & Kittery Adult Education
                                                     fall. It’s the season to seek what is
                                                     important to you. We are here to help,
                                                                                                 QR CODE                                    Thursdays            Advising/HiSET pre-testing, 1:00-4:00pm
                                                                                                                                                                 English Writing, 5:00-7:30pm
                                                                                                 To view our
Marci Dionne, Career Access Program                  see your smile and connect with
Specialist                                           our community.
                                                                                                 Brochure 
Beth Dodd, Volunteer Coordinator                     — Linda Greer

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Career Development                                                                                                                        Career Development
                                                                                                                                          Adult & Pediatric CPR/                         Wastewater and Drinking Water                  Rise Up Retail Credential
                                                                                                                                          First Aid/AED                                  Career Information Night                       These 3 retail certifications designed
                                              Behavior Health Professional Training                                                         Brian Senesac                                Ever consider a career as a drinking water     by the National Retail Federation are
                                                Woodford Services     ONLINE
                                                                                                                                          This course, which meets OSHA/                 or wastewater treatment plant operator?        offered in a blended learning format
                                              Children’s Behavioral Health Services are vital to Maine’s children with Intellectual       workplace requirements, will prepare you       Many current treatment plant workers           using an online platform as well as
                                              Disabilities, Autism and Mental Health Disorders and their families. The need in our        to recognize and care for a variety of first   are nearing retirement age, and there are      local adult education instructors and
                                              area is great! We are excited to connect our adult education community with this            aid, breathing, and cardiac emergencies        not enough new workers entering the            retail professionals. You can take one
                                              wonderful ONLINE training program. The online training will equip you to successfully       involving adults, children, and infants. You   industry to meet demand. Recent high           certification class or all three. If you are
                                              help children who are currently on a waitlist for services. The training will prepare you   will learn to care for first aid emergencies   school graduates looking for steady work       or become an adult education student
                                              for employment through local social services agencies. The program can be started           such as: burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden          or anyone thinking about a new career          there are options to assist with or cover
                                              at any time and finished at your own pace. You will complete 12 online modules then         illness, head, neck, back injuries, and        with good pay, benefits, and economic          the course fees.
                                              3, 4-hour live sessions, including the new ethics and boundaries training. Once the         heat and cold emergencies. Students            stability can find career opportunities in
                                              modules are completed, participants that do not already possess CPR certification           who successfully complete this course          the water treatment and distribution fields.   Choose from:
                                              will be required to complete either in-person or blended Child & Adult CPR/FA training.     will receive an American Red Cross             Come learn about paid apprenticeship           • Retail Industry Fundamentals
                                              Grant funding will cover the cost of the training (up to $100). Woodford’s offers several   Certificate for Adult and Pediatric First      positions, the new 1 and 2 year SMCC             Credential
                                              training times per month at our Westbrook location. CPR/FA in-person skills training is     Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years. This          Water Treatment certification program,         • Customer Service & Sales
                                              offered at Marshwood Adult Education on 9/15 or 9/28 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM. The entire        is a blended online/in-person course.          scholarship opportunities and hear from        • Business of Retail: Operations
                                              BHP training requirements will take about 45 hours. Any individual who will be 18 years     Please choose one session:                     presenters that work in every area of            & Profit
                                              of age or older upon completion of the course may register.                                 Session 1: Wednesday, Sept. 15                 the field.                                     Open Enrollment
                                                                                                                                          6:00-7:30pm                                    Thursday, October 7, 6:00-7:00pm               Call For Funding Options
                                              Linda Greer, the Director of Marshwood and Kittery Adult Education will advise and          Session 2: Tuesday, Sept. 28                   Kittery Adult Education
                                              support students on their training journey. Linda has expertise in the BHP field.           6:00-7:30pm                                    FREE, registration required
                                              Registration Fee: $25                                                                       Course Fee: $115
                                                                                                                                                                                         Technology Classes Your Way
                                                                                                                                          Commercial Drone Pilot                         Earn digital literacy microcredentials in
                                                                                                                                          Exam Class                                     the areas that interest you, choose from:
College and Career Access                     Career Workshops Presented by                                                                 Tomas Dundzila                                • Basic Computer Skills
Are you thinking about making a change        the York County Career Center                      DID YOU KNOW?                            As a commercial drone pilot you are             • Internet Basics
in your job or career? Are you considering    Resume Writing:                                    We Proctor High Stakes                   responsible for your aircraft and actions.      • Using Email
going back to school to further your          This FREE, in-depth training will teach            Tests College Exams,                     This 8-week course will prepare you for         • Microsoft Word Office
training or education, but are not sure       you how to market yourself in today’s              Accuplacer and HiSET                     the FAA remote pilot certification test         • Windows 10
of your options? Our college and career       job market. You will increase your                 Reduce stress, save money, and           (Part 107). After passing the test (not         • Career Search Skills
advisor can meet with you to complete         understanding of modern job searches               eliminate driving time associated        included in class), as an FAA-certified        6 Tuesday Sessions
career assessments, explore options that      and learn how to make your resume help             with taking exams. Marshwood             drone pilot you may fly for business, a        Sept. 21-Oct. 26, 6:00-8:00pm
fit your needs, and make a plan to help       you stand out as a competitive applicant.          Adult Ed proctors paper and              commercial enterprise, non-profit work,        Marshwood Adult Ed.
you reach your goal. Our advisor can also     Wednesday, Sept. 29, 6:00-7:30pm                   computer-based exams for                 or for educational purposes. This course       Course Fee: $30
assist you with applying for financial aid                                                       colleges around the world.               is intended for people that do not have
and scholarships. Basic math, Algebra,        Interviewing Tips and Techniques,                                                           another pilot certificate. The intense         Math Skills Boost         ONLINE

and English courses are also available,       Including Virtual Interviewing                     Many testers receive free                course will consist of weekly quizzes,           Samee Mushtak
if needed, to help you improve your           This FREE, comprehensive training will             proctoring services, while others        lectures, and discussions. Students are        Online/live class, Math Skills Boost
                                              teach you how to market yourself in
Accuplacer test scores. We’re here to
assist you with your transition to a new      today’s job market and how to arrive
                                                                                                 pay a nominal fee. Both Marshwood        expected to prepare for each session
                                                                                                                                          by reading material on the internet and
                                                                                                                                                                                         for high school completion or pre-
                                                                                                                                                                                         employment testing. This class will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Volunteers Needed!
                                                                                                 Adult Ed and Kittery Adult Ed offer                                                                                                       We are looking for volunteers who can
job or training program. Call or email us     at your interview ready to impress.                Accuplacer and HiSET testing,            in the printed study guide. A simulated        support a variety of student needs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           offer a few hours of time on a regular
today for a free appointment!                 Wednesday, Oct. 6, 6:00-7:30pm                                                              exam will be given during the final session.   8 Monday Sessions
                                                                                                 as well as World of Work Inventory                                                                                                        basis. A wide range of opportunities
                                                                                                 (WOWI) career assessment                 250-page study guide is included with the      September 20-November 15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           are available:
                                              For More Information or                                                                     registration. Participants must be at least    6:00-8:00pm
                                                                                                 and advising.                                                                                                                             • Tutor a Student
                                                                                                                                          15 years old.                                  Course Fee $40
                                              To Make An Appointment                                                                                                                                                                       • Join the Advisory Teams
                                                                                                                                          8 Tuesdays Sessions
                                              Contact Us Today!                                                                                                                                                                            • Classroom Support Tutors
                                                                                                                                          October 12-December 7, 6:00-7:30pm
                                              Kittery Adult Ed: (207) 439-5896                                                                                                                                                             • Work Skills Tutoring and/or
                                                                                                                                          Course Fee: $195
                                              Marshwood Adult Ed: (207) 384-5703                                                                                                                                                              Job Shadowing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Getting the Word Out

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Kittery Online Classes: Ed2Go                                                                                                            Marshwood Online Classes: UGotClass

                                                                                                                                                                                      Online Certificates For Business And Career
                                  ONLINE                                                                                                                                              An adult education staff member will advise you on course selection and connect
                                                                                                                                                                                      you with any needed support during the class. Local or state grant funding may
100’s of Classes                                                                                                                                                                      reduce or eliminate the cost of the courses. Classes within the certification
                                                                                                                                                                                      programs may be taken individually. Please contact us for more information.
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ELL, CITIZENSHIP & MORE                                                                                                                  KITTERY: Art & Crafts
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                                                                                                                                                                                        Intermediate Drawing
                                                                                                                                                                                          Gayle Fitzpatrick
                                                                                                                                                                                        Students in Drawing II will engage in
                                                                                                                                                                                        sequential learning experiences that
                                                                                                                                                                                        encompass aesthetics and production
                                                                                                                                                                                        and lead to the creation of portfolio
                                                                                                                                                                                        quality works. Further development of
                                                                                                                                                                                        drawing skills is the primary objective
                                                                                                                                                                                        of this class and uses the human figure,
                                                                                          The World of Work Inventory                    All Things Paper                               landscape, still life and design work to
                                                                                          (WOWi)                                           Gayle Fitzpatrick                            help accomplish this goal. Students will
                                                                                          The World of Work Inventory (WOWi) is          Paper has been around for 2,000 years          learn various techniques and different
                                                                                          a comprehensive career assessment              and we are going to explore all facets         approaches to drawing through the use
                                                                                          instrument, which has been carefully           of it! Starting with making sheets of          of chalk, colored pencil, conte crayon,
                                                                                          constructed to help a person learn the         paper, to marbling paper, to binding           pastels, pen and ink, charcoal, and pencil.     Holiday Wreath Decorating
                                                                                          most about him or herself in relation to       books, to sculpting, as well as creating       Drawing II students will critique their           Mary Alice LaPoint and Donna Mogardo
                                                                                          the wide variety of occupations available.     amazing cards.                                 own and others works. Bring to class:           Create a beautiful holiday wreath
                                                                                          The WOWi provides a personalized profile       4 Tuesday Sessions                             materials list supplied at registration.        using natural items such as holly, pine
                                                                                          for each person. As a result, you will         Sept. 28-Oct. 19, 6:00-8:00pm                  5 Tuesday Sessions                              cones, balsam, and recycled Christmas
                                                                                          receive a listing of occupations most          Course Fee: $56                                Nov. 23- Dec.21, 6:30-8:00pm                    decorations. You will receive a fresh
                                                                                                                                         Material Fee: $7, payable to instructor        Course Fee: $58
                                                                                          suitable to your unique combination of                                                                                                        wreath and swag to decorate. Participants
                                                                                          personality, interests and skills.                                                                                                            are encouraged to bring unused
ELL–English Language Learners                  Preparation for Citizenship                                                                                                              Drilled Beach Stone: Necklace                   Christmas decorations they have around
Kittery Adult Education                        Kittery Adult Education                    If you are uncertain about what career                                                        and Key Ring                                    the house, or greens from your property,
Enroll: Call (207) 439-5896                    Enroll: Call (207) 439-5896                you should be in, if you are considering                                                        Susan Randall                                 giving them a new life on your wreath,
We offer classes and tutoring in               This class will prepare you to take        a career change, or thinking of going back                                                    Learn to turn beach stones into beautiful       or share with the group. A portion of the
ELL-English Language Learners.                 the U.S. Citizenship exam.                 to school, the WOWI Online can help you                                                       one of a kind necklaces and key rings           proceeds will go to charity.
                                                                                          explore your options, so you can make the                                                     by safely drilling beach stones, setting        Tuesday, Nov. 30, 6:30-8 pm
FREE! Ongoing Enrollment                       FREE! Ongoing Enrollment                   best and most informed career decisions.                                                      grommets and attaching jump rings.              Course Fee: $20
Mondays                                        Varied days/times, please call             Finding the right line of work is not always                                                  At the end of class, you will have              Material Fee: $20, payable to instructor
ELL 1:00-4:00pm                                for appointment.                           easy. Because you’re a complex person,                                                        2 necklaces and 1 key ring. Choose from
                                                                                          you need a career test that measures           Printmaking                                    prepared stones that Susan will provide.
Conversational ELL, 6:00-8:00pm                NEW! Academic and Career                                                                    Gayle Fitzpatrick
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sgrafitto Plate – Pottery Hand
                                                                                          more than one aspect of who you are in                                                        If time allows additional materials may be
ELL/Prep. For Citizenship, 6:00-8:00pm         Access Labs                                                                               In this class, students will develop a basic                                                   Building techniques
                                                                                          order to help you find the most suitable                                                      purchased to make more items.                     Pam Hansen
Thursdays                                                                                                                                understanding of printmaking processes.
                                               Available At Both Locations                and satisfying occupation.                                                                    Class size limited to 6.
Conversational ELL, 6:00-8:00pm                                                                                                          We’ll create monoprints, Japanese                                                              Sgraffito (in Italian “to scratch”) is a
                                               FREE! Individual and group tutoring for                                                                                                  2 Thursday Sessions
ELL/Prep for Citizenship, 4:30-6:30pm                                                                                                    Gyotaku prints and finish with linoleum                                                        decorating pottery technique produced
                                               Math, Computer Science and English         That’s why WOWI Online measures                                                               Oct. 7-14, 6:00-7:30pm
ELL, 1:00-4:00pm
                                                                                                                                         block relief prints. For or final project,                                                     by applying layers of color or colors
                                               is scheduled based on student needs.       interests, aptitudes, and personality.                                                        Course Fee: $69
                                                                                                                                         students will learn to design and develop                                                      (underglazes or colored slips) to leather
                                               Computers are available to support         You will receive customized reports with                                                      Material Fee: $5, payable to instructor
                                                                                                                                         a relief print by carving a linoleum block,                                                    hard pottery and then scratching off
                                               HiSET test prep, career exploration,       career recommendations as well as
                                                                                                                                         inking up and printing the block and learn                                                     parts of the layer(s) to create contrasting
                                               employer testing and job applications.     O*NET career growth outlooks, salary                                                          Holiday Victorian Boxwood Tree
                                                                                                                                         how to edition and sign prints.                                                                images, patterns and texture and reveal
                                                                                          ranges, and levels of education and                                                             Felicia Motherway
                                                                                                                                         4 Tuesday Sessions                                                                             the clay color underneath. Lessons
                                                                                          training needed to enter the industry.                                                        Fashion an elegant, holiday decoration
                                                                                                                                         Oct. 26-Nov. 16, 6:00-8:00pm                                                                   include hand-building techniques.
    Workplace ELL (English Language Learners)                                                                                                                                           from fresh boxwood, velvet ribbon,              Homework includes making the sgrafitto
                                                                                          Free, call for link to take the online         Course Fee: $56
    We know how short staffed many of our local businesses are right now, so                                                                                                            gold balls, berries and naturally dried         base into a heavy cream.
                                                                                          assessment then meet with the career           Material Fee: $7, payable to instructor
    keeping the employees you already have and helping them to be successful in the                                                                                                     gypsophila.                                     3 Thursday Sessions
    workplace, is critical. Adult Education looks forward to collaborating with local     counselor to interpret the career reports.                                                    Monday, Nov. 22 or Thursday, Dec. 2             Oct. 28 – Nov.18 * no class Nov. 11
    business to offer Workplace ELL classes. Classes would be offered on site at your                                                                                                   6:00-8:00pm                                     6:30-8:30pm
    location. This will make it easier on your employees, especially if transportation                                                     Register Today!                              Course Fee: $15                                 Course Fee: $30
    and scheduling is an issue. As your busy season winds down, feel free to reach out                                                                      Material Fee: $25, payable to instructor        Material Fee: $50, payable to instructor
    to us this fall, winter or spring to discuss details.                                                                                     (207) 439-5896

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KITTERY: Arts & Crafts                                                                                                                       KITTERY: Technology
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Stained Glass Mosaics             ONLINE        String Art Cards                                                                             Rice Public Library Tech Series
    Leslie Doherty                                Sarah Holden-Remick
Learn the fine art of stained glass             In this class, you will learn how to make
mosaics as you create your own unique           holiday theme string art gift cards. You                                                     Join librarian Katie Lyons for technology classes. Classes will take place
piece of art. Project choices include a         will be able to choose from 4 designs
garden stepping stone, a large planter pot,     and will make two cards during the class.                                                    via Zoom. You may access Zoom on any device you have.
a mirror, or 4 small tile trivets (coasters).   All the materials that you need will be
The instruction will take place virtually.      provided during the class.
Each participant will pick up their kit of      Thursday, Nov. 18, 6:00-7:00pm
                                                                                                                                             Virtual Meetings with Zoom                                                               Gmail and Google Apps            ONLINE

                                                Course Fee: $15
                                                                                                                                               ONLINE                                                                                 There’s more to Gmail than meets the eye!
materials - plenty of stained glass pieces
                                                Material Fee: $10, payable to instructor       Beginner Paper Quilling -                     Virtual meetups and events are here to                                                   Explore the apps that make Google Apps
(planter pot, mirror or stepping stone),
                                                                                               continued                                     stay. In this class, we’ll explore Zoom,                                                 and Gsuite powerful, and all of the things
glue, popsicle stick, and grout. This
                                                                                                                                             Google Meet, and Facebook Rooms, and                                                     you can do with your Gmail account.
workshop is great for all ages and no           Spa Gift Set                                     Dianne Couture
                                                                                               Continue rolling, scrolling, shaping and      you’ll learn how to host any event online.                                               Thursday, Nov. 18, 6:00-8:00pm
experience is necessary. You will pick up         Sarah Holden-Remick
                                                                                                                                             Thursday, Sept. 9, 6:00-8:00pm                                                           Course Fee: $15
your materials curbside at Kittery Adult        You will learn how to make a selection         creating. It’s amazing how many different
                                                of bath and beauty products perfect for        shapes can be made out of a rolled paper      Course Fee: $15
Education (Traip Academy) a few days
prior to class. A Zoom link will be emailed     the home spa experience. In the class,         coil! Learn additional techniques and
at least 1/2 hour before the class time.        we will make all natural solid lotion bars,    applications, add to your reference card
You will be contacted to arrange a pickup       cleansing sugar scrub cubes and dry face       and complete additional projects.
time of the materials.                          masks. You will leave the class with 2 mini    Bring to class: Your Quilling Kit & a good
Thursday, Oct. 14, 6:00-8:00pm                  solid lotion bars, a jar of cleansing sugar    amount of quilling paper
Course Fee: $20                                 scrub cubes and a dry face mask.               5 Tuesday Sessions
Material Fee: $30 payable to instructor at      You will also leave with the recipes used      Oct. 19-Nov. 16, 6:30-8:00pm
time of kit pick-up (cash preferred)            in the class.                                  Course Fee: $55
                                                Monday, Dec. 6, 6:00-7:30pm
Watercolor Painting                             Course Fee: $27                                Intermediate Paper Quilling                                                                                                            Podcasts
    Doris Rice                                  Material Fee: $15, payable to instructor         Dianne Couture                              Streaming Movies and Media                     Facebook for Business 1                   What is a podcast? What makes them
Focus on watercolor painting techniques.                                                       Gather with other experienced paper           Have you considered ‘cutting the cord’           ONLINE                                  unique? How can you listen to them?
Bring to class: materials list supplied         Beginner Paper Quilling                        quillers, continue projects and learn         and getting rid of your traditional cable      Creating a Facebook page for your         Answer these questions and more as we
at registration.                                  Dianne Couture                               shortcuts, tips and tricks to create a        package? From local news to live TV to         business or organization is one thing     dive into the medium. This class will be
5 Monday Sessions                               Paper Quilling looks intricate and             variety of finished pieces. Bring to class:   premium cable, find out all the ways to        - using it as an advertising tool is      more about finding and listening to great
Nov. 1-29, 4:30-6:30pm                          complicated but it is surprisingly simple.     A good amount of quilling paper in a          watch what you want and leave the rest         another. Learn the best ways to get       podcasts, less about starting your own.
Course Fee: $85                                 It’s easy to learn and fun to see assembled    broad array of colors.                        behind.                                        the word out about your page, how         Thursday, Dec. 2, 6:00-8:00pm
                                                                                               5 Tuesday Sessions                            Thursday, Sept. 16, or Sept. 23 or Sept. 30,   to incorporate photos and video, and      Course Fee: $15
                                                shapes result in finished designs! In this
Goat Milk Soap Making                                                                          Sept. 14-Oct. 12, 3:30-6:00pm                 6:00-8:00pm                                    reach as many customers
                                                class you will learn the art of rolling and
    Sarah Holden-Remick                         scrolling pre-cut strips of quilling paper     Course Fee: $55                               Course Fee: $15                                as possible.                              Tablet Time!       ONLINE

In this class, you learn the basics of cold     with a quilling tool, start a reference card                                                                                                Thursday, Oct. 21, 6:00-8:00pm            Thinking of buying a tablet? Do you have
process soap making and learn how to            of shapes and complete your first project.     Intermediate Paper Quilling -                 Instagram        ONLINE                        Course Fee: $15                           one, but are unsure of what to do with
integrate goats milk and honey into your        Kits available for purchase. Bring to class:   continued                                     Grow a business, find your friends, and                                                  it? Have a hands-on demonstration of
soap making. The class will make a batch        Materials list supplied at registration.       Dianne Couture                                edit your photos to perfection. Whether        Facebook for Business 2                   Apple and Android tablets. Discover great
of honey and goats milk soap. Students          5 Tuesday Sessions                             Continue working on new projects with         you’re on Instagram for fun or for your          ONLINE                                  apps, connect with others, and bring
will each leave the class with 2 bars of        Sept. 14-Oct. 12, 6:30-8:00pm                  other experienced paper quillers.             business, we will look at all of the tools     Learn how to fine-tune your social        your questions!
fully cured soap of the same design as          Course Fee: $55                                5 Tuesday Sessions                            you can have on hand to build your best        media presence by creating effective      Thursday, Dec. 9, 6:00-8:00pm
made in class and a handout with the                                                           Oct. 19-Nov. 16, 3:30-6:00pm                  page.                                          and engaging content, networking,         Course Fee: $15
recipe and instructions for making goats                                                       Course Fee: $55                               Thursday, Oct. 7, 6:00-8:00pm                  and promoting your business across
milk soap at home.                                Register Today!                                                                            Course Fee: $15                                different platforms. This session
Monday, Oct. 18 or Thursday, Nov. 4,                                                                                                                                                        is for users who are familiar with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Register Today!
6:00-8:00pm                                                                                                                                                                                 the nuts and bolts of a Facebook            
Course Fee: $27
                                                     (207) 439-5896
                                                                                                                                                                                            business page.                                 (207) 439-5896
Material Fee: $20, payable to instructor                                                                                                                                                    Thursday, Nov. 4, 6:00-8:00pm
                                                                                                                                                                                            Course Fee: $15

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KITTERY: Health & Wellness                                                                                                                  KITTERY: Health & Wellness
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PHONE (207) 439-5896

                                              The Mind-Body Weight                           Stop “Yo-Yo” Dieting! Change                   Reflexology of the Feet -
Introduction to Zoom                          Loss System ONLINE                             Your Eating habits! ONLINE                     Creating a Balanced and
                                              The last weight loss program you will          You can take back control of your weight       Grounded Body
Wellness with                                 ever need! This is a complete program          and eating habits with this program to           Sharon Trull
Carolann Cliche                               that includes a holistic nutrition food plan   help you eliminate unhealthy eating habits;    Reflexology is a specific touch technique
                                              (diet) and teaches you how to use the          stop emotional eating, overeating and          of applying pressure to reflex points of the
                  Carolann Cliche holds       hottest new weight loss therapy - neural       junk food cravings using powerful neural       feet and hands that correspond to all the
                  a diploma in CAM            retraining to change unhealthy eating          retraining techniques. Includes ebook          glands, organs and systems of the body.
                  Complimentary-              habits for lasting weight loss. It includes    “Stop Weighing In”.                            The physical act of applying pressure to
                  Alternative Medicine and    my eBook “The Mind-Body Weight Loss            Tuesday, Oct. 26, 6:00-8:00pm                  the reflex areas results in improvement
                                              System” that includes the food plan, NLP       Course Fee: $39                                in circulation, reducing body stress and
                  NLP Neurolinguistics
                                              techniques and a Recordable Meditation         Material Fee: $10, for eBook, purchased        promoting physiological changes in the
                  Practitioner; she holds
                                              Therapy Script that paves new neural           from instructor prior to class                 body. Sharon Trull, NBCR, started her
certification as a CAM Pain Management
Practitioner and Master Clinical NLP/         pathways for steady weight loss to help                                                       career in the health and wellness field
Hypnotherapist since 1998. Over the           keep the weight off! BONUS: 30-minute          14 Day Smoking Cessation                       30 years ago.
years, she has helped hundreds of clients     NLP therapy session in-class that you          Program ONLINE                                 Tuesday, Oct. 19, 6:30-8:00pm
achieve their wellness goals. She has a       can record to change eating habits and         The Great American Smokeout in                 Course Fee: $20
Zoom Wellness therapy practice and has        jumpstart your weight loss                     November 18th. The 14 day program gets
authored 10 self-help eBooks based on         Tuesday, Sept. 14, 6:00-8:00pm                 to the root cause of why you smoke and         Reiki Level 1
                                              Course Fee: $39                                eliminates it! Includes my eBook “Retrain        Amanda Bavaro
modern Neuroscience of “retraining” the
                                              Material Fee: $10, for eBook, purchased        Your Brain To Successfully Stop Smoking”.      Learn about the concepts, energies, and
brain with her 4R’s Neuro-healing System.
                                              from instructor prior to class                 Thursday, Nov. 4, 6:00-8:00pm                  history of Usui/Holy Fire Reiki. It is a
                                                                                             Course Fee: $39                                powerful yet gentle form of healing that
                                              There’s Life Beyond Pain                       Material Fee: $10, for eBook, purchased        provides stress relief, relaxation, mental
Healing Trauma & Post-Covid                                                                  from instructor prior to class
                                                ONLINE                                                                                      clarity and more. You will gain a general
                                              This is the ultimate self-care pain                                                           understanding of the concept of chakras,       Restorative-YIN-Yoga for PAIN                    Yoga Nidra       ONLINE
The past 18 months of living in a world                                                      Relax Naturally for the Holidays
                                              management program. My revolutionary                                                          auras and Reiki energy using scanning            ONLINE                                           Mary Schwoerer, M.Ed, EEM-CLP,
with Covid-19 has turned our lives
                                              Retrain Your Brain approach to opiate-free       ONLINE                                       and traditional hand positions. Amanda           Mary Schwoerer, M.Ed, EEM-CLP,                 Yoga Alliance Certified
upside down. People have experienced
                                              pain relief teaches proven techniques that     Just in time for the hectic holiday season.    has been a Reiki master since 2010.            Yoga Alliance Certified                          Yoga Nidra literally means “yogic sleep”.
prolonged stress, fear, anger, resentment,
                                              put you back in control of pain instead        You can learn how to release stress and        Feel free to bring a yoga mat.                 Restorative-YIN-Yoga for PAIN                    This ancient technique uses guided
loss, and isolation. Now that many of
                                              of pain controlling you. Learn powerful        Retrain Your Brain to relax naturally. Learn   2 Tuesday Sessions                             Restorative-YIN-yoga reduces pain.               meditations to bring you into deep states
the restrictions are being lifted, people
                                              NLP pain anesthesia techniques. There’s        NLP techniques that help you cope and          Nov. 2 -9, 5:30-8:30pm                         This unique class focuses on unwinding           of conscious relaxation. Yoga Nidra is an
are experiencing symptoms of post-                                                                                                          Course Fee: $70
                                              Life Beyond Pain eBook is full of pain         manage stress better, at any time of                                                          tension in the body & mind. Yin Yoga             effective method for relieving stress &
covid stress or PTSD (post-traumatic                                                                                                        Material Fee: $22, for purchase of book,
                                              management strategies: diet changes,           year. Neural retraining for stress control                                                    is about stretching and applying gentle          easing anxiety. It is a systematic practice
stress disorder) in the form of anxiety,                                                                                                    payable to instructor
                                              activity pacing, natural stress reduction      has a lasting effect by calming the “fight                                                    pressure to certain tissues. Restorative         of moving awareness from our external
panic or fears, agoraphobia (fear of
                                              and how to set up a self-care program.         or flight” stress response. It reduces                                                        Yoga is about supporting your body in            world to the inner world; allowing the
being in public), depression, grief, anger,                                                                                                 Mindful Creations
                                              Includes a Recordable Meditation Script        anxiety, panic and other stress symptoms.                                                     deep restful postures that restore balance       body & mind to restore, rest & heal deeply.
resentment, unexplained pain. Retrain                                                                                                         Jennifer Olgiati, MSW
                                              for pain relief that infuses the mind and      Relieves stress-related insomnia so                                                           & stimulate deep healing. This class             Yoga Nidra is done lying down in stillness
Your Brain neural retraining techniques                                                                                                     You will practice mindfulness exercises,
                                              body with relaxing pain relief. BONUS: a       you sleep better and have more energy.                                                        allows time for muscles to relax, joints         while the instructor guides you. Wear
“resets” the PTSD brain by releasing the                                                                                                    mediation, while creating, and journalizing
                                              30-minute NLP pain relief therapy session      BONUS: 30-minute NLP therapy session                                                          to open & fascia to release long held            comfortable clothing & bring your pillows,
embedded emotions associated with                                                                                                           you reflections in each class. See website
                                              in-class that you can record for home use.     for controlling stress (you can record for                                                    tensions. In this virtual class, please wear     mat & blanket for a restorative experience
stress and a traumatic event.                                                                                                               for complete syllabus and material list.
                                              Tuesday, Oct. 5, 6:00-8:00pm                   home use).                                                                                    comfortable clothing & bring yoga mats           you will delight in. This is a virtual only
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 6:00-8:00pm                                                                                                            10 Tuesday Sessions
                                              Course Fee: $39                                Tuesday Nov. 9, 6:00-8:00pm                                                                   or blankets, bolsters or folded towels.          class, a Zoom link will be sent.
Course Fee: $49                                                                                                                             Oct. 5-Dec. 7, 6:00-7:30pm
                                              Material Fee: $10, for eBook, purchased        Course Fee: $19                                                                                                                                8 Tuesday/Thursday Sessions
Material Fee: $10, for eBook, purchased                                                                                                                                                    You will be creating a comfortable &
                                              from instructor prior to class                 Material Fee: $10, for eBook, purchased        Course Fee: $94                                                                                 Oct. 5-28, 9:00-9:30am
from instructor prior to class                                                                                                                                                             happy space for renewing body/mind/
                                                                                             from instructor prior to class                                                                                                                 Course Fee: $57
                                                                                                                                                                                           soul. This is a virtual only class, a Zoom
                                                                                                                                                                                           link will be sent.
                                                Register Today!                                                                               Register Today!                              5 Saturday Sessions
                                                                                                                                   Oct 2-30, 9:00-10:00am
                                                   (207) 439-5896                                                                               (207) 439-5896                           Course Fee: $57

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KITTERY: Enrichment                                                                                                                           KITTERY: Enrichment
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PHONE (207) 439-5896

Preserving the Harvest—                        Migratory Birds of Woods                       Composting         ONLINE                                                                      How to Manifest a Successful                     Start Writing: A Quick Intro to
A Hands-On Food Preservation                   & Water: Identifying Birds                       Katrina Bussiere-Venhuizen                                                                   Creative Life ONLINE                             Creative Writing
Workshop                                       by Field Marks                                 From your backyard to an industrial                                                              Kate Johnston                                    Jill Braceland
  Kate McCarty,                                  Dave Tucker                                  composting facility, we’ll go over all the                                                     Maybe you haven’t started your creative          Start writing that great American novel
Food Systems Professional                      We will focus on identification tips,          ways available to make sure your food                                                          journey, or you’re feeling stuck on              that rests within each of us. Learn about
Ever wonder how to preserve all those          including field marks and behavioral clues,    scraps are contributing to local soil                                                          next steps, or maybe you just need an            a writer’s notebook, pre-writing process,
great garden vegetables? This hands-on         that can help identify migrant birds.          production instead of sitting in a landfill!                                                   inspirational boost to take a risk—this          poetry, and publication issues. Enjoy two
food preservation workshop will teach you      Bring to class: binoculars. Class will         Join Katrina, ecomaine environmental                                                           workshop will teach you how you can              sessions of exploring creative writing in
the basic steps for canning and freezing.      meet at the entrance gate of Fort Foster.      educator in learning more about what’s                                                         manifest a successful creative life.             a friendly environment.
Participants will receive a “Preserving the    Additional fee may be required for             in your trash can and how to reduce your        Revocable Trusts & Irrevocable                 Over the span of two hours, you’ll learn         2 Monday Sessions
Harvest” food preservation packet, and         entrance to Fort Foster.                       household waste. This class is virtual only.    Trusts – Are They Right or You?                actionable steps to help you connect with        Nov. 29 & Dec. 6, 6:00-8:00pm
will learn recommended methods for              Saturday, Sept. 18, 8:00-10:00am,             You will be sent a Zoom link prior to the         Kathryn Bedell, Esq.                         your creative self, clarify your desires,        Course Fee: $30
preserving foods, the latest and safest        *Rain date 9/19                                start of class.                                 Learn how revocable trusts can help avoid      release limiting beliefs, avoid writer’s
recipes, about equipment to ensure safety       Course Fee: $20                               Tuesday, Sept. 28, 6:00-7:00pm                  probate and protect your privacy, and          block, release stress & anxiety, and much        Portrait Photography            ONLINE

and how to check for properly sealed jars.                                                    Course fee: $10                                 how irrevocable trusts can protect your        more. Kate Johnston is a writing coach             Steve McGrath
Participants may bring their own pressure      Migratory Birds of Woods                                                                       assets from nursing home or Maine Care         and book editor. This class is virtual only.     This portrait photography course is
canner dial gauge to class for a free          & Water: Focus on Sparrows                     Waste to Energy          ONLINE                 (Medicaid) liens. Discussion will include      You will be sent a Zoom link prior to the        designed to teach you everything you
accuracy test! Please bring a potholder          Dave Tucker                                    Katrina Bussiere-Venhuizen                    other strategies to safeguard assets from      start of class.                                  need to know to take professional-quality
with you to the workshop.                      We will focus on identification tips,          Have you ever wondered what happens             life events such as business failure or        Tuesday, Sept. 21 or Oct. 5 or Nov. 9            portraits. You will learn how to work
Thursday, Sept. 16, 5:30-7:30pm                including field marks and behavioral clues,    to your trash after you throw it “away”?        divorce of adult children. Kathryn Bedell      6:30-8:30pm                                      with all different types of subjects, from
Course Fee: $32                                that can help identify migrant birds. Bring    We’re here to tell you, and it’ll probably      is a law partner at Ballou & Bedell in York    Course Fee: $45                                  individuals and groups to children and
                                               to class: binoculars. Class will meet at the   surprise you. Join ecomaine’s                   and has been practicing for almost                                                              pets. Steve will explain the nuances of
Sushi Made Simple                              entrance gate of Fort Foster. Additional       environmental educator, Katrina, to learn       30 years. Her practice focuses on estate       Every Picture Tells A Story:                     lighting and posing, how to shoot in studio
  Carol Steingart                              fee may be required for entrance to Fort       how your household waste is turned into         planning, asset preservation, and              Organizing Photographs                           or on location, and how to master the gear
Sushi may seem mysterious and exotic           Foster.                                        renewable energy and what you can do to         probate matters.                                 Jill Braceland                                 you will need to create inspiring work! This
but making great sushi at home is                                                             further reduce the space your household’s       Tuesday, Oct. 26, 6:30-8:00pm                  Learn techniques on how to work through          class is virtual only. You will be sent
                                                Saturday, Oct. 9, 8:00-10:00am
                                                                                              waste is taking up in landfills. This class     Course Fee: $15                                                                                 a Zoom link prior to the start of class.
something anyone can do. Join this fun,        *Rain date 10/10                                                                                                                              that box of photographs we all have.
hands-on adventure into the art of sushi        Course Fee: $20                               is virtual only. You will be sent a Zoom link                                                  Integrating the stories behind the pictures      3 Tuesday Sessions
rolling. Participants will choose from a                                                      prior to the start of class.                    What is Your Plan for Long Term                will also be explored. Please bring some         Sept. 21 –Oct. 5, 6:00-8:00pm
wide assortment of sushi fillings, making      Bee Keeping Basics                             Tuesday, Oct. 12, 6:00-7:00pm                   Care?                                          of your photographs to get started.              Course Fee: $79
it fun to customize your own rolls to eat        Joseph Barberi                               Course fee: $10                                   Kerry Peabody                                Monday, Sept. 27, 6:00-8:00pm
during class. A full meal will be served       This introductory class is intended to                                                         Learn what LTC services are, how they          Course Fee: $20                                  Digital Photo 1, Beginner Series
including miso soup and a dessert, both        offer a better understanding of what is        Estate Planning – Prepare for                   work and how much they cost. We will                                                            Steve McGrath
made with sea vegetables. Everyone will        required to enter the fascinating hobby        the Uncertainties of Life                       also discuss Medicare & Medicaid, and          My Dying to Do List                              Are you still getting to know your digital
receive a bamboo mat to roll their own         of beekeeping. We will discuss the               Kathryn Bedell, Esq.                          how they will, or won’t, pay for care            Jill Braceland                                 camera and its features? Here’s an
sushi and bring home afterwards. No raw        resources needed to get started, including     Overview of basic estate planning,              versus several different ways you can          Do you know how much paperwork                   opportunity to learn from an expert in this
fish will be served. This class is vegan-      equipment, time, and expenses. All of          including Wills, Powers of Attorney, Health     pay privately.                                 is involved in organizing your estate?           seminar for beginners! Have your camera
friendly. Please bring a cutting board,        which are important parts to consider          Care Directives. Kathryn Bedell is a law        Tuesday, Sept. 14, 6:00-8:00pm                 This quick overview deals with matters           ready, learn when and how to use its
sharp, non-serrated knife, large bowl, and     before starting the journey to becoming        partner at Ballou & Bedell in York and has      Course Fee: $15                                involving Family, Finances, Future, and          special features - such as program mode,
a cotton dish towel. Cost includes all food.   a successful beekeeper. Questions are          been practicing for almost 30 years.                                                           Funeral. You will leave with a list of           manual mode, aperture priority, and
Children ages 12 and older are welcomed        encouraged along the way and we will           Her practice focuses on estate planning,        An Introduction to Annuities                   resources. This is an informational              shutter priority. Also covered will be basic
to register with a registered adult. Carol     save time to discuss everyone’s thoughts       asset preservation, and probate matters.          Kerry Peabody                                seminar only.                                    composition and best use of light for
Steingart is a marine educator, owner of       at the end. This class is a great way to       Tuesday, Sept. 21, 6:30-8:00pm                  This course will cover the basics of           Tuesday, Nov. 2, 6:00-8:00pm                     different situations, such as plant, people,
Coast Encounters, LLC, and specializes         help you decide if this fun and rewarding      Course Fee: $15                                 how an annuity can be used - for               Course Fee: $20                                  macro, and landscape photography.
in unique programs centered around             hobby is right for you.                                                                        guaranteed returns, protection of principal,                                                    This class is virtual only. You will be sen
Maine’s rocky intertidal region.               Tuesday, Nov. 16, 6:00-8:30pm                                                                  guaranteed lifetime income, and more.                                                            a Zoom link prior to the start of class.
Thursday, Nov. 4, 5:30-8:30pm                  Course Fee: $25                                  Register Today!                               We’ll also discuss what to watch out             Register Today!                                5 Tuesday Sessions
Course Fee: $75                                                                                                   for, and how to avoid making an annuity                             Oct. 12-Nov.9, 6:00-8:00pm
                                                                                                                                              mistake that you’ll regret.                                                                     Course Fee: $129
                                                                                                   (207) 439-5896                                                                                (207) 439-5896
                                                                                                                                              Tuesday, Sept. 28, 6:00-8:00pm
                                                                                                                                              Course Fee: $15

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PHONE (207) 439-5896

Macro/Close Up Photography                                                                                                                                                                Learning Italian through Music
  ONLINE                                                                                                                                                                                    Rich Balano
  Steve McGrath                                                                                                                                                                           Drawing from a variety of artists in pop
Spring, summer, winter, or fall, macro                                                                                                                                                    and folk music learn Italian in a fun way
photography opens the door to                                                                                                                                                             through its music and melody. We will
a wonderful new world of photo                                                                                                                                                            listen to songs, read lyrics, work on
opportunities. With instructor Steve                                                                                                                                                      translations together, with explanations
McGrath as your guide, this course will                                                                                                                                                   of pronunciation, grammar, and meaning,
show you ways to use your existing                                                                                                                                                        while repeating or singing phrases from
camera gear to make spectacular macro          Ukulele for Beginners            ONLINE
                                                                                                                                                                                          the songs. We’ll also apply words and
photographs. The close-up world is a             Duncan Perry                                                                                                                             phrases to common travel situations
magical place full of pattern, color, and      This instrument is versatile and a blast                                                                                                   building a vocabulary that might inspire
                                               to play. On it you can knock out folk                                                       Intermediate Italian, continuing                                                               Beginning French            ONLINE
abstract imagery. Flowers become                                                                                                                                                          a future trip to Italy when the EU opens
                                               tunes, rock, samba, blues, pop, country,                                                    from Spring 2021 ONLINE                        back up. Some prior Italian instruction is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Christine Friese
abstract works of art; rusty doors become                                                                                                                                                                                                 Learn basic grammar and travel/
                                               and classical music. You do not need to                                                       Christine Friese
textured canvasses; stones become                                                                                                                                                         helpful, but not required for a motivated
                                               know how to read music. However, you                                                        This class is for those looking to travel or                                                   conversation-focused vocabulary. You
polished gems; butterflies and other                                                                                                                                                      learner who has an Italian/English
insects can become sci-fi monsters!            must have a playable soprano, concert or       Come Celebrate the                           learn about Italian culture. We will also
                                                                                                                                                                                          dictionary or access to a smart phone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          can purchase the French textbook,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         “Grammaire essentiele du François A1”
                                                                                                                                           work on grammar. You will be using the
This class is virtual only. You will be sent   tenor size ukulele (no baritones please)
                                               and an electronic tuner or tuning app on
                                                                                              Town of Kittery’s                            same book as last semester. This is a
                                                                                                                                                                                          using WordReference or Google Translate.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          on Amazon. This is a virtual only class.
a Zoom link prior to the start of class.                                                                                                                                                  Rich first learned Italian in Kittery Adult
3 Wednesday Sessions                           you iPhone or iPad. If you don’t own a         375th Anniversary                            virtual only class. A Zoom link will be sent
                                                                                                                                                                                          Ed. and continued through Italian books,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          A Zoom link will be sent prior to the start
                                               ukulele, please contact the Kittery Adult                                                   prior to the start of class.                                                                   of class.
Oct. 6-20, 6:00-8:00pm                                                                                                                                                                    movies, music, and travel across Italy.         6 Thursday Sessions
                                               Education Office for helpful information       A Brief History of Kittery                   6 Tuesday Sessions
Course Fee: $79                                                                                                                                                                           6 Tuesday Sessions
                                                                                                                                           Sept. 7-Oct. 12, 6:30-8:00pm                                                                   Sept. 9-Oct.14, 6:30-8:00pm
                                               about buying one. Duncan is a multi-             Presented by Kim Sanborn, Director                                                        Oct. 12-Nov. 16, 5:30-6:30pm
                                                                                                                                           Course Fee: $85                                                                                Course Fee: $85
                                               instrumentalist who has been playing           of the Kittery Historical & Naval Museum                                                    Course Fee: $55
                                               ukulele for 13 years. This is a virtual only   In October of 2021, Kittery will begin
                                               class. Upon registration, you will receive     celebration the 375th Incorporation
                                               a link to attend virtually using Zoom.         of the town. Last year for Maine’s           Weekend Navigation
                                               4 Tuesday Sessions                             Bicentennial, we published a 16 page
                                               Oct. 5-26, 6:00-7:30pm                         booklet about our history since it                                                                                                          Boating Education Classes
                                               Course Fee: $79                                became the first town in Maine. This                                                                                                          ONLINE
                                                                                              presentation is a concise overview of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Join USCG Auxiliary instructors virtually
                                               Virtual Exhibit by Rice Public                 that booklet. We will be discussing the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          using Zoom for the following classes.
Smartphone Photography                         Library ONLINE                                 Colonial Times, Age of Sail, Gilded Age,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PDF format resource materials will be
                                               Enjoy a virtual museum exhibit of              Modern Era and Kittery Today. Everyone
  ONLINE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  provided. View our website for full
                                               over a dozen Kittery postcards from            attending will receive a copy of “A Brief
  Steve McGrath                                                                                                                                                                                                                           course descriptions.
                                               approximately 1900-1940. The postcards         History of Kittery”.
This Class is dedicated to helping you
                                                                                              Thursday, Oct. 21, 6:00-8:00pm
with understanding how to use your             will be linked to maps of the town, to                                                                                                                                                     Weather & Boating
                                                                                              Course Fee: $20
smartphone photography, how to take a          better locate the stories of our past.                                                                                                                                                     Oct. 6, 6:30-8:30pm
create great Images on your phone, what        Look for it on the library’s website                                                                                                                                                       Course Fee: $20
editing apps to use, how to share and          this October:               Stories from Kittery’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Introduction to Basic Boating Safety
print your images. Join Steve as we go                                                        Cemeteries                                                                                                                                  Oct. 13, 6:30-8:30 pm
over how to find out how to use essentials                                                      Presented by Kim Sanborn, Director
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Course Fee: $20
controls on your phone along with the            Register Today!                              of the Kittery Historical & Naval Museum
                                                                                              Kittery has over 130 cemeteries within                                                                                                      Suddenly in Command
best free and low-cost tools for editing                                                                       US Coast Guard Auxiliary
                                                                                              the town limits. Many hold secrets and                                                                                                      Oct. 20 & 27, 6:30-8:30pm
and image management. This class is                 (207) 439-5896                                                                        Weekend Navigator is designed to provide both a basic and advanced navigation course
                                                                                              stories that should be shared. In this                                                                                                      Course Fee: $40
virtual only. You will be sent a Zoom link                                                                                                 that includes the use of GPS and charts, parallel rulers, dividers, and compass to insure
prior to the start of class.                                                                  presentation, we will touch on several                                                                                                      Paddle Craft Safety
                                                                                                                                           safety if your electronics go out. Using charts, plotting tools, and dead reckoning, the
3 Thursday Sessions                                                                           of the memorable ones. The stones give                                                                                                      Date TBD, 6:30-8:30pm
                                                                                                                                           student will gain a knowledge of: what is navigation, fundamental of waypoint navigation,
Nov. 16-30, 6:00-8:00pm                                                                       us hints of the past and of the lives that                                                                                                  Course Fee: $40
                                                                                                                                           the tools of navigation.
Course Fee: $79                                                                               are buried beneath them.
                                                                                                                                           7 Tuesday Sessions                                                                             Reading Nautical Charts
                                                                                              Thursday, Nov. 4, 6:00-8:00pm
                                                                                                                                           Sept. 28-Nov. 9, 6:30-8:30 pm                                                                  Date TBD, 6:30-8:30pm
                                                                                              Course Fee: $20
                                                                                                                                           Course Fee: $75                                                                                Course Fee: $20

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MARSHWOOD: Art & Crafts                                                                                                                    MARSHWOOD: Arts & Crafts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PHONE (207) 384-5703

Artist Quality Pastel Painting                  Terrarium Workshop
for Beginners                                     Felicia Motherway
  Caroline Kelley                               Bring the outdoors in by learning how
This isn’t the pastel you tried once            to make a terrarium! A terrarium is a
and hated. Please give yourself the             miniature garden under glass that is fun
opportunity to experience something so          to make and easy to grow. Create your
much better! In this six week workshop,         garden with plants, moss, gemstones,
we’ll cover magical materials that will         shells or tiny woodland creatures.
banish your pastel nightmares. We’ll play       Material fee covers all supplies, plants
with fabulous colors! We’ll talk materials,     and containers.                             Knitting
color-mixing techniques, mark-making,           Tuesday, Oct. 12, 6:00-8:00pm                 Vicky Vaughn
and care of pastel paintings. And if you        In-Person                                   Always wanted to learn how to knit?
have no idea what I mean by those words,        Course Fee: $15                             Or has it been a long time since you’ve
then this class is for you too!                 Material Fee: $25, payable to instructor    picked up the needles? Maybe you’re
Most importantly, we’ll paint, paint, paint!                                                stuck on a project. Join us in a relaxed,
To see some of Carrie’s work go to                                                          fun atmosphere! You’ll learn how to cast                                                                              on, knit and purl, read a pattern, as well
6 Week Course: Wednesdays                                                                   as repair mistakes in an easy-going class.
Sept. 14-Oct. 19, 6:00-8:00pm                                                               It’s fun to be part of a creative community.
In-Person Course Fee: $80                                                                   All levels are welcome. You’ll need a
A materials list will be provided prior                                                     skein of light colored Red Heart Worsted
to the first class for those who wish to                                                    Weight yarn and a pair of size needles
source their own materials. Material packs                                                  (size 7 or 8 is best) other small supplies
available from the instructor for $40 each                                                  will be discussed. Get ready to learn how
at the first class.                             Wire Wrapping Jewelry                       to make all kinds of items suitable for gift
                                                  Linda Greer                               giving. One of Vicky’s favorite patterns
Intermediate Pastel Painting                    Learn basic wire wrapping techniques        is a dead fish hat which she is happy to
  Caroline Kelley                               to make jewelry and other crafts. Learn     share. Get ready to laugh with Vicky, she
This intermediate soft pastel class is          to wire wrap small stones for earrings,     certainly makes knitting fun. Sessions are
open to artists of all levels who have          pendants, key chains, and small succulent   taught separately.
                                                plant holders. Bring your own basic         Session 1: Wednesday, Sept. 22-Oct. 27
some background in painting, drawing
                                                jewelry tool kit and a small amount of      6:00-8:00pm, In-Person
and/or soft pastel. We’ll review materials
                                                sea glass or stones. Wire and decorative    Session 2: Wednesday, Nov. 3-Dec. 15
and techniques, and quickly move into
                                                beads for two small projects will be        6:00-8:00pm, In-Person                         Beginner Soap Making                        Intermediate Soap Making                     Advanced Soap Making
exercises that help with composition,
                                                provided. Proceeds to benefit Adult         Course Fee: $65 for one 6 week session           Sarah Holden-Remick                        Sarah Holden-Remick                           Sarah Holden-Remick
color selection, creating a daily painting
                                                Education students’ emergency needs.                                                       Learn the basics of cold process soap       Previous cold process soap making            Previous cold process soap making
practice, working from photos, and from
                                                Seaglass/Stone Pendants or Succulent        Start Writing: A Quick Intro                   making! You will make all-natural honey     experience is required. In this course       experience is required. In this course you
life. Give yourself the gift of making this
                                                Holders: Tuesday, Oct. 12, 6:00-7:30pm      to Creative Writing                            and oatmeal soap, learn the basic process   you will learn how to formulate your own     will learn how to make soap using goat
gorgeous, versatile medium an integral
                                                Wine Charms & Keychains:                      Jill Braceland                               of soap making, and how to safely make      recipes, which natural colorants you can     milk or other dairy products including
part of your art practice.
                                                Tuesday, Nov. 9, 6:00-7:30pm                Start writing that great American novel        soap at home. You will leave class wit      use to color your soaps, basic swirling      yogurt and cream. You will learn the
6 Week Course: Wednesdays
                                                Wire Wrap Beads for Earrings & Pendants:    that rests within each of us. Learn about       2 lbs. of cold process soap, the recipe    techniques, and use of essential oils        benefits of using dairy products in soap.
Oct. 13-Nov. 17, 6:00-8:00pm,
                                                Tuesday, Dec. 14, 6:00-7:30pm               a writer’s notebook, pre-writing process,      for the soap you make, and your soap        in your soap. You will leave this class      You will leave this class with 2lbs. of
In-Person Course Fee: $80
                                                Course and Material Fee: $30 per class      poetry, and publication issues. Enjoy two      mold. Students should wear long sleeves     with 2lbs. of soap and your soap mold.       soap and your soap mold.
A list of materials will be provided prior to
                                                                                            sessions of exploring creative writing in      to class.                                   Students should wear long sleeves            Wednesday, Nov. 17
the first class along with suggested online
and brick-and-mortar retailers.                 Holiday Boxwood Tree                        a friendly environment.                        Please choose one:                          to class.                                    6:00-8:00pm
                                                  Felicia Motherway                         Wednesday, Oct. 27-Nov. 3                      Session 1: Tuesday, Oct. 5                  Wednesday, Nov. 17                           Course & Material Fee: $50
                                                Fashion an elegant holiday decoration       5:30-7:30pm                                    6:00-8:00pm, In-Person                      6:00-8:00pm
                                                from fresh boxwood, velvet ribbon, gold     Course Fee: $20                                                                            Course & Material Fee: $50
  Register Today!                               balls, berries, and more!                                                                  Session 2: Wednesday, Oct. 27                                                              Register Today!
                  Tuesday, Dec. 7, 6:00-8:00pm                                                               6:00-8:00pm, In-Person                                                                     
                                                Course Fee: $15                                                                            Course & Material Fee: $50 per session
     (207) 384-5703                                                                                                                                                                                                                     (207) 384-5703
                                                Material Fee: $25

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