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with Candace Sanborn

Calendar Nov 13, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Have you ever noticed when you are wearing certain colors people comment on your looks? Learn how to look healthier and more attractive by dressing for your eye, hair and skin coloring as well as for your face shape. Students will be draped in different shades of colors to demonstrate how choosing the right shades impacts their appearance. You will learn your face shape and receive overall tips on how to choose glasses, hairstyles and necklines that are the most flattering for your features. Bring paper and pen to take notes!

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with Ken Martin

Calendar Dec 4, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers classroom course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. This course is for healthcare professionals, direct care workers, day care providers, and those who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. The course is also for community members that are ready, willing and able to offer a hand during a crisis. Material fee of $30 to be paid to instructor.



with Mary Alderman

Calendar Nov 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Come join us in this two-night hands-on class and take home a handmade candle made with essential oils. You will learn how to make a beautiful candle made from multiple mediums. We will discuss some of the basics about essential oils, answer questions you have, and introduce you to some of the most popular oils and how to use them. Please join us to learn how Essential Oils can improve your family’s health and wellness! Material fee of $20 to be paid to the instructor the first night of class.



with Joanna Wilhelm

Calendar Nov 5, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Maybe you've been hearing about essential oils and are curious, or maybe you like to make gifts for others and items to use yourself. Whether it's either or both or something else, we'll have a casual, informative, fun get-together! Learn about how essential oils are made, and all the ways they can be used – to make our houses smell good, replace skin/beauty products, support our physical and emotional health, or with and around our pets. We’ll get all those questions answered, and more! You'll get to make a couple goodies, too, and get additional recipe favorites! We'll be making sugar scrubs (for that winter dry skin) and room/linen sprays, with a surprise bonus!



with Mary Alderman

Calendar Oct 24, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Come learn some basics about essential oils, how Essential Oils can improve your family’s health and wellness! Make a rollerball combining essential oils with a carrier oil for a specific purpose, such as stress, headache or muscle pain. Material fee of $10 per rollerball or 5 for $40 to be paid to instructor.



with Kenneth Martin

Calendar Oct 23, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory, or other requirements. A 2 year certification card will be issued after successful completion of the course. If you have contact with patients at your workplace, you need BLS for the Healthcare Provider, not this class. Material Fee of $30 to be paid to instructor



with Capt. Ed Jones

Calendar Nov 5, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
This one evening seminar will help you become familiar with the nautical charts and their meanings, meaning of symbols and buoys, danger areas and light houses. It will teach you Safe Channels on the waterways and help you become a safe boater. Seminar is presented by America’s Boating Club of Kennebec River Area. Material fee of $25 per student includes booklet and handouts.

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with Bureau of Highway Safety

Calendar Dec 17, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Maine's "Driving Dynamics Course" offers all drivers the opportunity to improve their defensive driving abilities.  This five-hour course will include discussion of collision avoidance techniques, safety issues, driver habits and attitudes, and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine's highways. A certified Maine Driving Dynamics instructor teaches the course. The course format engages active participation of students.  Those completing the course will receive a three-point credit on their driving record.  When registering, please include your date of birth and drivers license number.  REGISTRATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE THU BEFORE THE CLASS STARTS.

Requirements / Prerequisites

Please include your date of birth and drivers license number with your registration.

Self-supporting fee: $40 for students under age 65; $25 for students 65 and older.

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