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Summer Fun Singing Class

$72

with Randy Lindsey

Calendar Jul 2, 2018 at 7 pm, runs for 8 weeks

We will have fun singing songs in parts (SATB) while discussing vocal production to help you become a stronger, more confident singer. Our singing class is not only for enjoying singing together; we will also address concepts such as accuracy of pitch, projection, pronunciation, and personal style. Come discover the capabilities of your own voice! New students - $15 materials fee to instructor.

Trip to Boston's North End

$49

with Chris Toy

Calendar Jun 16, 2018 at 7:25 am

Are you hungry for authentic Italian food? Do you feel like a leisurely train ride to and from Boston to feast on said authentic Italian food? Well then, we’re planning a trip to Boston’s north end with our celebrated chef, Chris Toy, and he will lead you on a merry adventure.  Along with the aforementioned feasting, Chris will take you on a walking tour of several Boston landmarks: the Freedom Trail with Paul Revere’s house (fee for entry) and the Old North Church and the Haymarket, Boston Market and Quincy Market. The trip includes transportation via Amtrak. Wear comfortable shoes for this walking tour. Train departs Brunswick Station at 7:25 am, Portland departure 8:20 am, and return from Boston's North End Station 4:45 pm. No refunds.  No Discounts.

Full Course

Wild Food Foraging Walk

$45

with Long Branch

Calendar May 27, 2018 at 1 am, runs for 1 week

This 3 hour course will include walking the woods to find edible wild food along with detailed descriptions of habitat and structure of the plants. Please contact the school to learn more about the specific location of the walk. David has been foraging for over fifty years. He is a member of the Maine Mycological Society and the North American Mycological Assoc. Supplies to bring: notebook and pen to take notes on your finds is very useful. A GPS may be an even better solution, basket, mesh or other bags, wax or brown paper bags, knife, bug repellant and hat, water or other refreshment and a snack, gloves, waterproof boots (preferred), tall socks you can tuck in your pant legs. Optional: vest with pockets or backpack, field guide, magnifying glass. No Discounts.

Wild Food Foraging Walk

$35

with David Spahr

Calendar Jun 24, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

This walk in the woods to search for edible wild food will also include detailed descriptions of habitat and structure of the plants. David has been foraging for over sixty years. He is a member of the Maine Mycological society and the North American Mycological Assoc. Required Supply List: Notebook, pen, GPS if you have one, basket, mesh or other bags, wax or brown paper, knife, bug repellant, hat, water, snacks, glove, waterproof boots, tall socks you can tuck in your pant legs: optional vest with pockets or backpack, field guide, magnifying glass. Children 8 to 15 are allowed to register only with a parent who is also registered. No Discounts. Specify which DATE when you register!

Wild Food Foraging Walk

$45

with Long Branch

Calendar Jun 24, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

This 3 hour course will include walking the woods to find edible wild food along with detailed descriptions of habitat and structure of the plants. Please contact the school to learn more about the specific location of the walk. David has been foraging for over fifty years. He is a member of the Maine Mycological Society and the North American Mycological Assoc. Supplies to bring: notebook and pen to take notes on your finds is very useful. A GPS may be an even better solution, basket, mesh or other bags, wax or brown paper bags, knife, bug repellant and hat, water or other refreshment and a snack, gloves, waterproof boots (preferred), tall socks you can tuck in your pant legs. Optional: vest with pockets or backpack, field guide, magnifying glass. No Discounts.

Wild Food Foraging Walk

$35

with David Spahr

Calendar Jul 8, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

This walk in the woods to search for edible wild food will also include detailed descriptions of habitat and structure of the plants. David has been foraging for over sixty years. He is a member of the Maine Mycological society and the North American Mycological Assoc. Required Supply List: Notebook, pen, GPS if you have one, basket, mesh or other bags, wax or brown paper, knife, bug repellant, hat, water, snacks, glove, waterproof boots, tall socks you can tuck in your pant legs: optional vest with pockets or backpack, field guide, magnifying glass. Children 8 to 15 are allowed to register only with a parent who is also registered. No Discounts. Specify which DATE when you register!

Wild Food Foraging Walk

$35

with David Spahr

Calendar Aug 5, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

This walk in the woods to search for edible wild food will also include detailed descriptions of habitat and structure of the plants. David has been foraging for over sixty years. He is a member of the Maine Mycological society and the North American Mycological Assoc. Required Supply List: Notebook, pen, GPS if you have one, basket, mesh or other bags, wax or brown paper, knife, bug repellant, hat, water, snacks, glove, waterproof boots, tall socks you can tuck in your pant legs: optional vest with pockets or backpack, field guide, magnifying glass. Children 8 to 15 are allowed to register only with a parent who is also registered. No Discounts. Specify which DATE when you register!

Wild Medicinal Herb Walk

$30

with Katie Munn

Calendar Jul 16, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Would you like to learn about the plants that grow around you and how to use them medicinally? If so come join Katie Munn on this nature walk where we will identify plants and discuss how to use them for your health and healing . Information will be sent from the instructor to students prior to the class of where to meet locally. No discounts.





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