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A Day in the City: Chinatown & The Dragon Boat Festival
with Chris Toy
Experience the flavors of Boston’s Chinatown with master chef Chris Toy! Enjoy a guided tour of Chinatown and explore the traditions, customs, and history of Chinese culture in Boston. Savor traditional Chinese Dim Sum at one of Chinatown’s oldest restaurants, where Chris and his family have been dining since before he could speak English! Don’t miss out on the action at the 40th Annual Boston Dragon Boat Festival on the Charles River! Get ready for dragon boat races, traditional arts and crafts, cultural performances and vendors, and the authentic flavors of Chinese culture! Make the most of your day in the city with international flavor! Transportation is included in the cost of the trip and will be provided by Amtrak and MBTA. This trip is designed for active individuals who are comfortable walking long distances. Meals are not included in the cost of the trip, so please plan accordingly. Please dress appropriately for the weather; bring layers and comfortable walking shoes. Please bring snacks and water, sunscreen, and a sense of adventure! Contact Freeport Adult Ed., 865-6171 to register or for more information.
Ballroom Dance, Beginner Session IV
with Barbara Charles
Students get a unique opportunity to learn both Latin and American Ballroom in one class! Latin Ballroom is one of the hottest dance crazes to hit the U.S.; it's fun, romantic and a great form of exercise. Cruises, nightclubs, weddings, reunions and parties are always more fun when you are dancing, and American Ballroom Dance is a perfect ice breaker. At any social event, the sight of a great dancer moving to a captivating beat is simply irresistible and now you can step in light with confidence. No partner or prior dance experience necessary. In Session II, students learn all the basics of Waltz, Rumba, Cha Cha and Tango. Classes are held at Cellar Fitness, 9 Cumberland St., Brunswick. No discounts.
Ballroom Dance, Intermediate Session IV
with Barbara Charles
Students continue to learn American and Latin Ballroom in this intermediate dance class. Students who have some ballroom and Latin dance experience are welcome - so get ready to perfect your existing dance steps and build confidence with each class. Students continue to learn all the moves in Foxtrot, Swing, Mambo, Merengue, Waltz, Rumba, Cha Cha and Tango. No partner necessary. Classes are held at Cellar Fitness, 9 Cumberland St., Brunswick. No discounts.
Bus Driver on the road training
with Ray Dyer
After completion of the above course, and/or once you have obtained your permit, you can register with Merrymeeting Adult Education to complete your on-road driving requirement. The cost for this is $285 which includes the use of a bus and an instructor for 10 hours. Eligible candidates will be reimbursed for the cost of this class if they are hired by MSAD #75 to be a school bus driver. No discounts. Call to register, 729-7323
with New Ventures
This multi-session class covers the basics of a business plan, marketing, and cash planning, and is suitable for those thinking about or in the early start-up phase of a new business. It will help you assess the feasibility, desirability, and viability of your business idea and get you started with your plan. Pre-registration required, no cost. Contact Jenn Dobransky at 386-1664 or email@example.com.
Commercial Driving License Class B
with Maranacook Adult Education
In partnership with KVCC and SMCC, Maranacook AdultEducation will be off ering the CDL Class B training (dumptruck or bus) for free to 20 participants during the Januaryclass. Jan. 14-18, 21-25, Jan 28-Feb 1. Monday through Friday,6-9 p.m. Make-up days will be Feb. 4 and 5 for students whomiss class. February 6, 7 and 8 are extra snow days in case classis cancelled. Call the Maranacook Adult Education offi ce at685-4923, Ext. 1065, leave your name and number, statingyour interest. Th e course will prepare you to meet Maine DMV requirements and consists of 42 hours of classroom instructionto prepare you for the CDL license process, including writtenand skills exam. 30 hours of one-on-one road/range instructionwill prepare you for the road test. Driving time arrangedindividually with instructor. In addition to the cost of thecourse, a $35 permit fee, payable to the Secretary of State, is due by the second class. Additional endorsements are $10 each. Forthe bus driving endorsement, you must be over 21, have a cleandriving record and get a physical exam. Classes run for threeweeks. Instructor: Nancy Frost Mon.-Fri. starting Jan. 14, 6-9 p.m. for 3 weeksLocation: PDC, 75 North Road, Readfield Cost: $2,300 or see January free class
with Jill Spencer
with Chriscinda Park
Are you 15 years of age or older and want your State of Maine permit to prepare for your driving exam? We offer driver education courses to help build strong, safe, and confident drivers. Students are awarded an instructional permit upon successful completion of the course with a grade of 80 percent or better. Full payment is required at the time of registration. Download and print the registration packet at merrymeeting.org or pick one up at the Student Affairs Office at Mt. Ararat High School or the main offices at Brunswick High School, or Merrymeeting Adult Education. Total hours of instruction is 40; 30 classroom and 10 driving. Only employee discounts allowed. June 25, 27, July 2, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30. NO class July 4.
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