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Merrymeeting Adult Education



Our Classes

5 Week Herbal Series

$125

with Katie Munn

Calendar Jul 12, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks

Have you wanted to incorporate healthy and tasty herbs into your diet through cooking and baking? This is the course for you! Starting on July 12th: Intro to Herbs- We will discuss basic herbs, their Latin names and what they are commonly used for to promote health and wellbeing. July 19th: How to infuse your own oil and make a salve- In this class we will use some of the herbs we discussed the week before and learn how to infuse oils and make our very own healing salve. July 26th: How to make your own tincture- Using our Herbal knowledge we will discuss how to make an herbal tincture and actually make one to take home! August 2nd : How to make and formulate your own tea blends- This class will look at how to successfully make a healing and tasty herbal tea blend. Aug 9th: Herbal Cooking & Baking- Using Teas and Tinctures is a great way to get herbs into you but how about other methods? $40 material fee paid to the instructor on the first night of class.

A Taste of Nia

$12

with Erin Curren

Calendar Jul 24, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Join Nia Black Belt Teacher, Erin Curren, for a one-time "Taste of Nia" this summer and experience a new way of moving! The Nia Technique has been inspiring thousands to move safely and with pleasure and power since it's creation in 1983. Now in it's 35th year, Nia is practiced worldwide by practitioners who are passionate about listening to the body and choosing pleasure while getting a great cardio workout that is fun and low impact, meaning sustainable for the long term! If you are ready to experience a different way to break out into a sweat, express your emotions and have fun doing it, join Erin for this "Taste" in July. If you like Nia, you can continue at the same time and day during the next regularly scheduled session through Merrymeeting Adult Ed. No discounts.

All Thai'd Up for the Summer

$40

with Chris Toy

Calendar Jul 12, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Yum! Summertime feasting is about fresh, crisp food. We all know the drill: a hot, humid day and no one wants to stand over a hot stove or heat the oven. To the rescue comes Chris with Thai summer rolls with crunchy fresh vegetables and your choice of crabmeat, cold shrimp, or more veggies; Pad Thai fresh noodle salad using local greens and veggies (and/or more crabmeat/shrimp); topped off with a fruit sorbet made on the spot. Don’t forget to bring containers to take home any leftovers! $10 food fee included in the cost. No discounts.

Full Course

American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training, including Child and Infant CPR and First Aid

$100

with Judy Emch

Calendar Aug 2, 2018 at 9:30 am, runs for 1 week

Students ages 11-15 will learn through text, video and discussion the knowledge and skills needed to care for children while their parents are away. Students will learn basic caregiving skills as well as child and personal safety. Successful completion includes Child and Infant CPR/ First Aid. Must bring lunch/snack/drink. No discounts.

Applique, Hand & Machine

$45

with Susan Fides

Calendar Jul 8, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Add depth and dimension to your quilting by adding one or more pieces of fabric to a background to create a design! You will learn traditional needle-turn as well as simplified and faster methods. First week the class will meet for one hour from 1-2 PM, weeks two and three class will meet for two hours from 1-3 PM

Arithmetic & Algebra Accuplacer Prep AM

$125

with Jan Crosson

Calendar Jun 25, 2018 at 9 am

This is the perfect class for students to review for the math Accuplacer tests. Make the best of individualized programming where you can move at your own pace or be guided by the instructor through arithmetic and/or algebra. Take the Accuplacer when you are ready, and be set for college registration. Textbook included. FREE for students enrolled in the College Transitions, HiSET equivalency, and adult students enrolled in the diploma program.

Arithmetic & Algebra Accuplacer Prep PM

$125

with Jan Crosson

Calendar Jun 25, 2018 at 5 pm

This is the perfect class for students to review for the math Accuplacer tests. Make the best of individualized programming where you can move at your own pace or be guided by the instructor through arithmetic and/or algebra. Take the Accuplacer when you are ready, and be set for college registration. Textbook included. FREE for students enrolled in the College Transitions, HiSET equivalency, and adult students enrolled in the diploma program.

Artful Lettering

$30

with Mandy Russell

Calendar Jul 11, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Fancy up that art journal, mixed media art or any other creative endeavor in this one-night class and learn several different approaches to artful lettering. The instructor will demonstrate several ways to add color to custom lettering. Come equipped with several favorite words as well as your favorite quote. There is a $5 material fee payable to the instructor. Students can waive the fee if they bring a .01 or .02 Micron pen. No discounts.





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