Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Merrymeeting Adult Education



Personal & General Enrichment

Renting for Success: Fall Session

Free

with John Hodge

Calendar Nov 5, 2022 at 12 pm, runs for 1 week

*THIS SESSION IS FULL, HOWEVER THERE IS STILL SPACE IN SESSION II (12/3 & 12/4): https://merrymeeting.maineadulted.org/course/renting-for-success-fall-session-ii/

Renting for Success will provide you with a better understanding of how to find, maintain, and succeed in today’s challenging rental market. It will also assist you in understanding your rights as a renter and provide you with an understanding of what a landlord expects from their tenant. This will help you to keep and maintain that apartment that you’ve worked so hard to find. The program cannot guarantee success but it will assist you in your efforts to find your next home. A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to the participant upon conclusion of the course. Course is co-sponsored by the Brunswick Housing Authority.

Full Course

Message Circles w/ Jeannie: Fall Session II

$45

with Jeannie Sullivan

Calendar Nov 10, 2022 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

*THIS SESSION IS FULL, HOWEVER THERE IS STILL SPACE IN THE WINTER SESSION (1/19): https://merrymeeting.maineadulted.org/course/message-circles-w-jeannie-winter-session/

Join Psychic Medium Jeannie Sullivan for a special night of messages from Spirit. You may hear from an angel, loved one, spirit guide, or animal. Everyone who comes will receive a short reading.

Join Psychic Medium Jeannie Sullivan for a special night of messages from Spirit. You may hear from an angel, loved one, spirit guide, or animal. Everyone who comes will receive a short reading.

Will run

USCCA Legal Use of Force & Making Sense of Constitutional Carry Workshop

$35

with Alice Bean Andrenyak

Calendar Nov 15, 2022 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

The curriculum is from USCCA - United States Concealed Carry Association. They are another national association like NRA (National Rifle Association) but their focus is on concealed carry and personal protection. This is a mini class that would be part of a formal concealed carry class. Instructor will have books to sell at the class IF anyone wishes to buy one at the end of the class. No firearms present. Appropriate for anyone curious. Especially good for all previous handgun class students.

Renting for Success: Fall Session II

Free

with John Hodge

Calendar Dec 3, 2022 at 12 pm, runs for 1 week

Renting for Success will provide you with a better understanding of how to find, maintain, and succeed in today’s challenging rental market. It will also assist you in understanding your rights as a renter and provide you with an understanding of what a landlord expects from their tenant. This will help you to keep and maintain that apartment that you’ve worked so hard to find. The program cannot guarantee success but it will assist you in your efforts to find your next home. A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to the participant upon conclusion of the course. Course is co-sponsored by the Brunswick Housing Authority.

Will run

Holiday Scones for Everyone! Session II

$40

with Deb Arter

Calendar Dec 8, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

*THIS SESSION IS FULL, HOWEVER THERE IS STILL SPACE IN SESSION III (12/15): https://merrymeeting.maineadulted.org/course/holiday-scones-for-everyone-session-iii/

If you want to make an economical gift that will be remembered and enjoyed this year ( who needs another sweater anyway?) this is the class for you! We will make 5 delightful scone recipes ranging from savory to fruity in one evening. You can choose to gift these or to use as the cornerstone of a festive holiday brunch or breakfast for your family. No need to buy special equipment or exotic ingredients. This class will fill quickly and class size is limited. Debra will show you how easy these treats are to make and decorate artfully. Bring containers to take home baked goods! No experience necessary!

Full Course

Makeup Techniques For Your Features

$35

with Candace Sanborn

Calendar Dec 13, 2022 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

Do you avoid wearing makeup because you don't like looking "made up"? Have your features changed with time and you’re not sure what to do? Come learn easy makeup tips that give you an enhanced, natural appearance! Together with the instructor and classmates, we’ll identify your face, eye and lip shapes then we’ll teach you easy application techniques for your features. STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING MAKEUP TO APPLY DURING CLASS ALONG WITH A SMALL MIRROR. Program brought to you by Radiant Image consulting services (https://radiantimage.me/about-us/).

Memoir Writing

$130

with Ann Kimmage

Calendar Jan 10, 2023 at 1 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Have you wondered how to start your memoir? Have you started and don’t know how to move forward? Are you curious about what you might discover once you delve into your memories? In that case welcome to what it is like to turn memories into stories. There will be guided instruction on how the writing process works (setting a scene, use of dialogue, finding your voice, showing vs. telling, etc.) and weekly writing for class critiquing. Handouts with prompts (if you choose to use them) and highlights of what we will be covered in class will be sent via email five days before each class. Memoir writing weaves life experiences into a coherent pattern. It is a way of gaining a deeper understanding of yourself. Give it a try with Ann Kimmage who has taught writing for fifty years and is an author of two memoirs. ***NO CLASS: 2/21

Meditation & Stress Management

$75

with Ann Kimmage

Calendar Jan 10, 2023 at 3:15 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Have you wondered what meditation is like and why mindfulness skills are recommended for managing stress? What are the stress patterns in your own life and what can you do to manage them more effectively? In this class you will get to establish a meditation practice, resort to calming breathing techniques, as well as practical skills for reducing and managing stress. Come and try out new strategies and techniques for mindfulness healing. Taught by a certified stress management instructor with a twenty-year meditation practice. Please bring a cushion or pillow for the meditation.





Forgot password?
Staff Log In