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Ellsworth Adult and Community Education



Enrichment

Computer Cafe (Daytime Class)
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Computer Cafe (Daytime Class)

$65

with Vanessa Richards

Calendar Jan 30, 2023 at 10 am, runs for 10 weeks

This class is a computer lab designed to offer a space for people to access computer support from an experienced teacher, compassionate volunteers and fellow participants. You will be given instruction, as well as support, in accessing information for learning new skills on your own. This is an open enrollment lab and you purchase a punch card for 6 sessions. Punch cards can be renewed. Students enrolled in our academic programs receive a fee waiver for this lab. BYOC (bring your own coffee)!

When you register for this class, you’ll receive a follow-up contact from our advisor to access your skills, goals, and interests.  This is an in-person lab; ongoing enrollment. 

 

Modern Line Dance

$56

with Sheri Kean

Calendar Feb 1, 2023 at 5:45 pm, runs for 8 weeks

"Dance by yourself” with a fun & happy group!  This class offers a variety of line dances (i.e., Rock n’ Roll, Latin, Pop, Swing, Broadway & Big Band.  No partner or experience necessary.  Dance shoes strongly suggested.  This is an in-person class.

No class 02/22/23.  Makeup class, if needed, 04/05/23

The Elks Lodge is providing the location for our dance classes at no cost.  They appreciate any donations and pass them on to a local charity.  

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Social Ballroom Dance

$56

with Sheri Kean

Calendar Feb 1, 2023 at 7 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Learn different dances each week - Partner Hustle, Salsa, Mambo, Rhumba, East Coast Swing, Cha Cha, NightClub 2 Step, Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, and Charleston.  Learn the basics or improve on what you already know, and have fun!  No dance experience necessary.  Dance shoes strongly suggested.  In these times, this dance class does require partners.  This is an in-person class.  

No class 02/22/23.  Makeup class, if needed, 04/05/23.

The Elks Lodge is providing the location for our dance classes at no cost.  They appreciate any donations for the use of their space and pass them on to a local charity.

Will run

Computer Cafe (Evening Class)
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Computer Cafe (Evening Class)

$65

with Vanessa Richards

Calendar Feb 2, 2023 at 4 pm, runs for 10 weeks

This class is a computer lab designed to offer a space for people to access computer support from an experienced teacher, compassionate volunteers and fellow participants. You will be given instruction, as well as support, in accessing information for learning new skills on your own. This is an open enrollment lab and you purchase a punch card for 6 sessions. Punch cards can be renewed. Students enrolled in our academic programs receive a fee waiver for this lab. BYOC (bring your own coffee)!

When you register for this class, you’ll receive a follow-up contact from our advisor to access your skills, goals, and interests.  This is an in-person lab; ongoing enrollment. 

 

Open Doors to the World
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Open Doors to the World

$25

with Annie Sargent

Last Spring Annie Sargent gathered friends from around the globe, and in her backyard, who are eager to share their firsthand experiences in other countries (and Alaska). If you, or someone you know, would like to share experience in other cultures ( photos, recipes, music history, reflections... anything that will give people the opportunity to learn about another culture in an informal way, please reach out to Annie @ asargent@ellsworthschools.org

If you'd like to be an armchair traveler this Spring, sign up today! This is a live online class using ZOOM.

No class 02/23/23.

Fly Fishing: An Introduction

$85

with Kevin Tracewski

Calendar Apr 1, 2023 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

This course is designed to get you solidly grounded in the fundamentals needed to enjoy fly fishing. Topics covered include tackle selection and assembly, knots, fly casting, fish foods, artificial flies, fly fishing strategies, entomology, and wading safety.

After completing this course, you should have all the understanding and skills necessary to catch fish with a fly rod on your own.

This course will be taught in Orono by Kevin Tracewski, a registered Maine guide and author of the best selling book, A Fisherman’s Guide to Maine.  This is an in-person class. 

Makeup class, if needed, Sunday 04/23/23.

Mobility & Stability for 50+: Building Strength & Independence (Apr)

$65

with Crossfit Breakwater

Calendar Apr 3, 2023 at 10:30 am, runs for 4 weeks

Overall health and independence are important for everyone of all ages.  In this class, we focus on three main components: 

  1. Increasing your MOBILITY;
  2. Improving your STABILITY; and
  3. Gaining STRENGTH, 

all while learning functional movements that enrich everyday life.  Be challenged and have fun in a peer-supported environment with an excellent, seasoned coaching staff. 

Everything you need to know for each class is taught, discussed and practiced under the watchful eye of your coaches.  Join your peers at CrossFit Breakwater!  This is an in-person class held at CrossFit Breakwater.

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BLS Healthcare Provider (April)

$60

with Sonia Groesbeck

Calendar Apr 3, 2023 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

This professional certification course certifies the student in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and choking protocols for all age groups, as well as other advanced skills including ventilation with an advanced airway or bag mask device.  This is an in-person class.

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