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Our Classes

Joys of Puff Pastry

$40

with Pat Casey

Calendar Next available session starts Nov 23, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Cream puffs, napoleons, fruit turnovers … the list of puff pastry delights is endless. You don’t have to make this delicate pastry from scratch; you can find it in the freezer section of the grocery store! Using a few additional ingredients, you too can make cream-filled delights. $10 material fee included in the cost of the course. No discounts.

Silver Jewelry

$55

with Penny Hartwell

Calendar Next available session starts Nov 25, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Working with Silver Clay is an exciting process where the inexperienced can explore their artistic abilities and create unique one of a kind items. Come join this exciting class where beginners can easily learn to create earrings, pendants, charms, beads, bracelets, and rings. Experience a new creative adventure and learn how easy and fun it is to make beautiful items from Precious Metal Clay (PMC) or Art Clay Silver (ACS). Materials fee of $70 is payable to the instructor.

Mosaic Stepping Stone

$39

with Art Night Out

Calendar Next available session starts Nov 26, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Create your unique path with the help of a stepping-stone. Learn how to use mosaic tools while working with our extensive tile collection. Pour your cement and take the form home to be removed the next day. Workshop fee includes all materials to make one 9-inch stepping-stone. No discounts.

Christmas in Newport
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Christmas in Newport

$329

with Diann Bailey

Calendar Next session starts Nov 30, 2019 , runs for 1 week

Take a step back to the Gilded Age of the 20th century and enjoy the holiday season with a visit to Newport, Rhode Island. We will visit three decorated mansions and enjoy this seaside town’s festivities. Following lunch at Wright’s Farm, arrive in Newport to visit the Vanderbilt’s opulent Marble House. Early evening takes us to the elegantly decorated Breakers. Live music and refreshments will be the back-drop as guests enjoy the yuletide splendor of this 70-room mansion. Overnight ac­commodations are at the Hampton Inn and Suites in nearby Middletown. Sunday includes a tour of The Elms, all decked out with period ornaments. Lunch is served at the Viking Hotel accompanied by a Victorian Christmas Murder Mystery. On our way home, we will visit the Sandwich Glass Museum where they are celebrating the 10th annual Glassblower’s Christmas. Hundreds of unique glass ornaments, made by the region’s finest local and national glass artists, will adorn Christmas trees in the Contemporary Gallery. We’ll end the day with a 4-course dinner at the Hearth and Kettle in Weymouth. Registration fee includes transportation, hotel, holiday evening at the Breakers, mansion tours, narrated bus tour, glass museum, murder mystery, Saturday lunch, and Sunday lunch and dinner. Registration opens Aug. 19. Deadline to register is Oct. 31. No refunds issued after this date. No discounts. Please call MSAD 11 Adult Education AFTER AUGUST 19 at 582-3774 to register. 

Driver Education: Brunswick Dec.

$460

with Terry Goan

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 2, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 3 weeks

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. PLEASE NOTE: This is a three-week evening class running Monday through Wednesday with an extra class from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 22 to complete it.

Download the AGREEMENT FORM HERE bring to first class

Download Class C Application HERE bring to class, IF you answered yes on Question 8 please download this file and bring to your child's Dr.

Total hours of instruction is 40; 30 classroom and 10 driving.

Only employee discounts allowed, call to register, 729-7323.

Dates: Dec. 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, and 22.

 

Just Once Piano for Busy People

$25

with Don Pride

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 2, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

You don’t need years of weekly lessons to learn piano. In just a few hours, you can learn enough secrets of the trade to give you years of musical enjoyment. How do we do it? While regular piano teachers teach note reading, piano professionals use chords. And you can learn all the chords you’ll need to play any song in this one session. Any song. Any style. Any key. If you can find middle C and know the meaning of Every Good Boy Does Fine, you already know enough to enroll in this workshop. Required materials fee of $29 for workbook and practice CD is collected in class by the instructor. No discounts.

Boxwood Tree for the Holidays

$90

with Beth Hawkes

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 3, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

A tabletop boxwood tree brings festive Christmas cheer to any room and the size is just right for out-of-the-way places and small spaces in need of a bit of holiday joy. Using a block of oasis as a base, you will build a tabletop-sized tree by inserting boxwood branches into the oasis and shaping it into a tree. Adding a bit of dried flowers, cones, bows and perhaps a bit of bling will make your tree a cheerful focus for the holiday season. Materials fee of $60 included in the price of the course. No Discounts.

Holiday Globe Light

$40

with Susan Perrine

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 3, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Note:  change from printed catalog. This class is on December 3rd.  Create a stunning accent light with a sparkling presence. Two circular hanging wire planters will be fixed together creating a globe that can be covered with twinkle lights. Create one or several and you will have a wonderful accent piece to brighten a dark corner or add mood lighting to a special event indoors or out. Students bring needle nose pliers, wire cutters, one or two strings of twinkle lights (plug in, battery, or solar powered), two wire circular planters of the same size. No discounts.





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