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Personal Enrichment

Firearms Hunter Safety

$10

with Ernest West

Calendar Oct 9, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

This course is taught by a trained, certified instructor according to statewide standards. Course covers the following topics: proper firearms handling (rifle and shotgun), personal safety, survival/first aid, hunter responsibility, map and compass, and landowner relations. This is a home study course; a workbook will be given out at the Tuesday night class to be completed before the Saturday class. You must attend both classes to receive your certificate.  Please bring a bag lunch for the Saturday class.

Ernie West has been teaching CPR and First Aid courses for 20 years. He is retired from the military and his passion is teaching safety classes. In addition to CPR/First Aid courses, he teaches outdoor recreation courses for the State of Maine in Hancock and Washington counties.

Maine Inland Fisheries & Wildlife courses are available to students 10 years of age and older; school age students must be accompanied by an adult.

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Freeing Your Voice (Part 1)

$58

with Daniel Conte

Calendar Oct 4, 2018 at 8 pm, runs for 5 weeks

Revised Schedule  Everyone possesses a voice capable of expressing the many subtleties of emotion, mood or thought he or she might experience. However, tensions, defenses and negative experiences can inhibit the voice from utilizing its full depth and range. Through detailed exercises combining imagery, imagination and technical knowledge with physical awareness and action, this course aims to free your voice to spontaneously connect with your mind and heart. Actors, singers, public speakers and anyone who wishes to use his/her voice more effectively will benefit from this course. Fee includes Freeing the Natural Voice by Kristin Linklater. Makeup class (if needed) 11/01/18.

Daniel Conte has been involved in music since learning to play the tuba in 4th grade. He is a singer, composer, pianist, and conductor. He believes most people have a lot more ability than they think and enjoys helping them realize it.

Part 2 will be offered in in our Winter/Spring session.

 

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Freeing Your Voice (Part 2)
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Freeing Your Voice (Part 2)

$50

with Daniel Conte

Calendar Nov 8, 2018 at 8 pm, runs for 5 weeks

This class will now be offered in our Winter/Spring session.

Continues the work of Freeing Your Voice (Part 1), discovering the natural voice freed from mental and emotional blocks that inhibit the free production of speech to thought and feeling. 

Prerequisite: Freeing Your Voice (Part 1).

Music

Heartsaver Adult and Pediatric First Aid CPR AED (Session 1)

$70

with Ernest West

Calendar Nov 2, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

A classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrive. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course also teaches adult CPR and AED use. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid, CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements. Makeup class (if needed) 11/09/18.

 

Heartsaver Adult and Pediatric First Aid CPR AED (Session 2)

$70

with Ernest West

Calendar Dec 7, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

A classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrive. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course also teaches adult CPR and AED use. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid, CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements. Makeup class (if needed) 12/14/18.

 

Hearty Soups and Breads

$34

with JoAnne Wood

Calendar Oct 11, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

As fall approaches, we’ll learn the basics for making great soups, plus make these hearty, soul satisfying recipes and easy breads to go with them:

*Chicken pot pie stew with pie crust dippers

*Broccoli cheddar soup with black pepper biscuits

*Stuffed pepper soup with savory apple cheddar scones

*Instant pot curried lentil and butternut soup with garlic naan

Makeup class (if needed) 10/18/18.

JoAnne is a graduate of the California Culinary Academy. Since moving to Maine, she has worked as a professional pastry chef and owned a dessert catering company, as well as teaching cooking classes. Her classes are designed to be hands-on but are also perfect for those who may wish to just observe. The class always makes every item listed and everyone gets to sample. JoAnne advises students not to eat dinner before coming to class because there is so much food! Each student will receive a full print-out recipe packet to take home!

 

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Hypnosis: Achieve Your Ideal Weight with Hypnosis

$25

with Hugh Sadlier

Calendar Oct 25, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Hypnosis can help you achieve your ideal weight. Your subconscious mind knows all the reasons, messages and experiences that caused you to become overweight. It can also help you disconnect the impact of those ‘reasons’ and replace them with new positive thoughts, feelings and perceptions that become ‘the new you’ through repetition. Hugh is a Board Certified Hypnotherapist who has been practicing in Maine since 1991. He has worked with over 3000 people on more than 300 different issues.

 

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Hypnosis: Anxiety

$15

with Hugh Sadlier

Calendar Dec 6, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Let hypnosis help you release your inner anxiety. Identify the sources of your anxiety and disconnect their influence on you. Replace them with new, positive ways of being that reflect the new, anxiety-free you. Hugh is a Board Certified Hypnotherapist who has been practicing in Maine since 1991. He has worked with over 3000 people on more than 300 different issues.

 





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