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Intro to Digital Photography

$69

with Leah Haraden

Calendar Oct 30, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Whether you've just purchased a digital camera or you're an aspiring semi-pro, this crash course will help you develop the technical skills and inspiration to take your photography to the next level! Over the course of four weeks, become progressively more confident in handling your camera and choosing settings that will help you produce the quality images you've always desired! Lectures, demos, and hands-on experience in class. Cameras capable of manual mode and a tripod recommended. 

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Island Excursion: Monhegan

$99

with Kelli Park

Calendar Sep 28, 2019 at 7 am

Here’s your chance to explore the best of Monhegan, one of Maine’s most treasured islands! For over 100 years, Monhegan has been home to a flourishing artist colony and fishing village. Don’t miss this opportunity to find out why! The island is yours to explore: hiking trails with endless views from picture-perfect cliffs, art galleries, beaches, a shipwreck along rocky shores, harbor views, museums, picturesque villages, and so much more! Let’s enjoy a guided tour and tasting with local brewers at Monhegan Brewing Company. Experience island time like never before - you won’t want to leave! There’s no better way to kick off autumn in Maine! Included in cost: transportation, ferry passage, trail map of the island, tour and tasting at Monhegan Brewing Company, and a few island-made goodies to take home. Lunch not included. We will be using a coach bus for transportation, equipped with a restroom. Please dress appropriately for the weather and bring extra layers, comfortable walking shoes, water and snacks, if you choose. This trip is designed for active individuals who are comfortable walking for substantial distances on uneven, somewhat steep, terrain. Hiking is not a requirement and is based on individual preference, but walking is required on the island. This trip is family-friendly. Bring your sense of adventure! 

Just Once Piano

$29

with Don Pride

Calendar Oct 28, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Some music teachers may not want you to know this, but 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. Total beginners can request a free pamphlet by sending a SASE to Innovative Keyboard Instruction, 2841 S. Southwind Dr., Gilbert, AZ 85296 Required Materials fee of $29 for workbook and practice CD will be collected in class by the instructor.

Maine Driving Dynamics

$40

with Bureau of Highway Safety

Calendar Oct 28, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Improve your defensive driving skills. Taught by a certified MDD instructor, topics in this course will include collision avoidance, safety issues, driver habits, and the challenges you face on the road. Completion of the course entitles you to a three-point credit on your driving record.

Maine Driving Dynamics: Senior

$25

with Bureau of Highway Safety

Calendar Oct 28, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Improve your defensive driving skills. Taught by a certified MDD instructor, topics in this course will include collision avoidance, safety issues, driver habits, and the challenges you face on the road. Completion of the course entitles you to a three-point credit on your driving record.

Maine-Made Beer to Bourbon

$29

with Bow Street Market

Calendar Dec 18, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

We've made our way from Kentucky and back to Maine again! Let's compare the differences between Maine craft beer and bourbon and explore their similarities. The popularity of bourbon and beer continues to grow in our state.  Meet our locals - enjoy our products! Let's learn through taste and discover what Maine has to offer! Refreshments included. For questions on the night of class, please call Paula: (207) 831-1922. 

Mindful Outdoor Experience

$35

with Alice Bean Andrenyak

Calendar Oct 1, 2019 at 9:30 am, runs for 3 weeks

Join Master Maine Guide  Alice Bean Andrenyak, and Kripalu Mindful Outdoor Guide, on three different one-hour long adventures reconnecting with nature after a gentle loosening up of the body, then slowly walking a short distance and doing a sitting eyes-open nature meditation. Increase your nature awareness by reawakening your senses, gently breathing, and calming your mind. Wear shoes/boots appropriate for uneven surfaces, dress for the weather conditions, bring a small folding chair/stool that you can carry and some water. Suitable for most people who can walk a nature path. 

Mt. Washington Valley: Foliage & Covered Bridges

$109

with Kelli Park

Calendar Oct 4, 2019 at 8 am

Discover the hidden gems of Mt. Washington Valley during peak foliage season! Bring your sense of adventure as we explore historic covered bridges surrounded by quaint villages and untouched forests of reds, yellows, and oranges! Wind your way through rocky river valleys and mountain passes as we enjoy the vibrant colors that surround us in the White Mountains. Let’s relax on the banks of the Swift River along the Kancamagus Scenic Byway with a picnic lunch provided by a local cafe while we admire the scenery. We’ll stop in beautiful Jackson Village in the heart of Mt. Washington Valley with covered bridges and mountain views all around us. After we’ve gone over the river and through the woods, we’ll visit North Conway Village. Check out local shops, general stores, cafes, galleries, restaurants, the historic train station and the mountain views from the park! If you’ve never seen the foliage in Mt. Washington Valley, this is your chance! Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the best of autumn in New England! Included in the cost: lunch from a local cafe (drink, sandwich, chips & cookie) and entrance fees to the Kancamagus Scenic Byway. Dinner is not included in cost. Please dress appropriately for the weather and bring extra layers, comfortable walking shoes, water and snacks, if you choose. We will be using a coach bus for transportation, equipped with a restroom. This trip is family-friendly. Bring your sense of adventure and get ready to take some incredible photos!





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