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Absolute Beginner Yoga

$54

with Ann Kimmage

Calendar Jan 25, 2018 at 4 pm, runs for 6 weeks

You’re tempted and would like the chance to give yoga a try but aren’t sure where to start. These gentle poses and helpful modifications are perfect for beginners and those who are new to yoga and might lack flexibility. Enliven, de-stress, and maintain a healthy body with yoga and mindfulness techniques taught by an experienced, certified yoga and stress management instructor.

Absolute Beginner Yoga

$54

with Ann Kimmage

Calendar Mar 15, 2018 at 4 pm, runs for 6 weeks

You’re tempted and would like the chance to give yoga a try but aren’t sure where to start. These gentle poses and helpful modifications are perfect for beginners and those who are new to yoga and might lack flexibility. Enliven, de-stress, and maintain a healthy body with yoga and mindfulness techniques taught by an experienced, certified yoga and stress management instructor. No class on march 29th.

Academic Success Seminar Course
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Academic Success Seminar Course

Free

with Vicki-Rose Porter

Calendar Feb 8, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Are you interested in going to college? Do you want to take a course that will prepare you to be a successful college student AND award you 3 college credits? FOR FREE! This semester Merrymeeting Adult Education is offering the Academic Success Seminar Course to any adult interested in preparing to attend college at no cost. To be a successful college student you need to have a tool box of skills. Along with other adults preparing for college you will learn these skills and avoid the pitfalls that can happen when you aren't prepared. The course is comprised of three-units. Each unit is five weeks. Unit I: Academic Skills for College Success introduces students to the college environment and provides opportunities to strengthen skills proven necessary for success at the college level. Unit II: Find out your learning process, learning style, and how the student development theory applies to you. Unit III: Career Decision Making helps students learn more about  their own life and career transitions. Throughout the course students will engage in readings, writing, and activities. Bring a 3-ring binder, 15 subject dividers (you will receive a packet at each of the 15 classes to put in your binder), a highlighter and a pen. Call 729-7323 to speak with Paul Elisha to register.

Academy of Medical Professions  Free Information Evening
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Academy of Medical Professions Free Information Evening

Free

with Amy Catlin

Calendar Feb 6, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

For more information or to register, phone 207-721-0714 or toll free 866-516-8274, www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

Acrylics, Beginning

$150

with Deb Arter

Calendar Jan 10, 2018 at 9:30 am, runs for 9 weeks

Acrylic painting may be just the tool you need to enjoy a color-filled life and it's easier to learn than you may think! Through a series of guided lessons and demonstrations, each student will learn how to mix colors, arrange pleasing compositions, use color theory and understand technical aspects of acrylic paint on various surfaces. Don’t worry about prior skills – we will nurture everyone in a supportive environment. Materials list is available on merrymeeting.org . No class on Jan 24 or Feb 14.

Acrylics, Intermediate & Advanced

$150

with Deb Arter

Calendar Jan 10, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 9 weeks

This class is designed for students who wish to further refine their painting technique using acrylic paints. Don’t procrastinate about getting work done at home any longer. Instruction in still life, landscape, and portraiture will be made available in a supportive environment. Attention will be paid to individual student goals. Continued emphasis on observation and color mixing will enable participants to achieve mastery in this vibrant medium. Some prior experience is advised for enrollment in this course. Materials list is available on merrymeeting.org. Optional supplies available from instructor for nominal fee. No class on Jan 24 or Feb 14.

Adult Basic Education
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Adult Basic Education

Free

with Kathy Ingmundson

Calendar Jan 16, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 10 weeks

This class will provide instruction in basic reading, writing, critical thinking, and math to help students acquire fundamental academic, career and adult life skills. Students will meet with the Academic Counselor to do an intake and a pre-test CASAS to determine their strengths and weaknesses. The counselor will help them to set goals that will guide them in their classroom activities. No cost for this course. Books are included. Call 729-7323 to speak with Paul Elisha to register.

All Thai'd Up

$40

with Chris Toy

Calendar Jan 31, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Who needs takeout when you can easily create delicious , authentic Thai dishes at home? With Chris Toy you will create the flavors that make Thai cuisine uniquely delicious. Learn the techniques for making the perfect Pad Thai, Summer Spring Rolls and Thai Wonton Soup. As a bonus Chris will share tips for using and maintaining a wok. Food fee of $10 included in cost. No discounts.





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