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Accuplacer Testing
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Accuplacer Testing


with Steve Vose

Calendar Jul 1, 2017 at 8 am, runs for 52 weeks

The Accuplacer is the college placement test required by local colleges to determine college readiness. Students can take it for FREE through our program at Maranacook Adult and Community Education.

Convenient testing times and dates are available.

Call Steve Vose at 207-685-4923 x1009 and get started on your college planning!


Adult Coed Volleyball
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Adult Coed Volleyball


with Dick Watson

Calendar Sep 24, 2017 at 4 pm, runs for 34 weeks

Adult Coed Volleyball

Join us for Sunday afternoon volleyball. Skill level not an issue – this is for fun!

Sundays 4-6 pm, free of charge.

Starts in September and runs until June.  Call Dick Watson at 293-2857 for details.


CDL: Class B


with Nancy Frost

Calendar Jan 4, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This class prepares you to meet Maine DMV requirements and gives you the hands-on skills that employers demand. The course consists of 42 hours of classroom instruction to prepare you for the CDL license process, including written and skills exam. The 30 hours of one-on-one range instruction will prepare you for the road test. In addition to the cost of the course, a $35 permit fee, payable to the Secretary of State, is due by the 2nd class. Additional endorsements of Bus, Tank and Hazmat are $10 each. For the bus driving endorsement, you must be over 21, have a clean driving record, and get a physical exam at your own expense.

Instructor: Nancy Frost

Classes meet during the following dates and times:

Thursdays: 1/4, 1/11, 1/18, 1/25 (5:45-9 pm)

Saturdays: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27  (8-2:30 pm)

Tuesdays: 1/9, 1/16

Driving time arranged individually with the instructor.

Location: PDC, 75 North Road, Readfield          

Registration: $1900

Ceramics: Beginning/ Intermediate


with Jeremy Smith

Calendar Oct 5, 2017 at 6:30 pm, runs for 10 weeks

In this ten week course, you will explore the beauty of clay by learning to make coil pots, boxes, tiles and functional pottery. Students may personalize their approach to learning new wheel-thrown and hand building methods. Tools will be available during class. Students will be responsible for purchasing their own clay, approximately $25.

Information about the clay required will be given at first class.

Instructor: Jeremy Smith

10 Thursdays, 6:30-8 pm

Begins: October 5, 2017 (No classes on Parent/Teacher night or school holidays)

Location: MCHS

Registration: $89


Full Course
Dog Obedience, Advanced
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Dog Obedience, Advanced


with Karen Sundqvist

Calendar Nov 7, 2017 at 7 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This class will continue the training begun in the basic class; therefore dogs and handlers should have completed at least one basic class prior to registering. The class will be tailored to the individual needs and temperaments of different breeds as well as to various levels of experience of the handlers and what each dog’s “job” is, whether he/she is a family pet or a dog that will be used as a comfort or therapy dog, or a working farm dog. This is not a puppy class. Please bring proof of current immunizations to the first class. 6-foot leash & nylon slip collars are recommended. Nylon slip collars are available on Amazon. No metal choke collars or prong-type (pinch) collars will be allowed.

If you have questions prior to the beginning of the class, you may e-mail the instructor at:

Instructor: Karen Sundqvist

6 Tuesdays, 7-8 pm

Begins: November 7, 2017

Location: Readfield Elementary School

Registration: $69


Drones! NEW!


with Steve Vose

Calendar Dec 12, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Drones or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) are all of the rage right now, with young and old alike joining and enjoying this fun and entertaining hobby. In this class, we will discuss the basics of how to go about picking out your first beginner drone, the basics of flying and how to take great aerial photos and videos.

Instructor: Steve Vose

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Time: 6-8 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $25

(All proceeds will be donated to Maranacook Adult and Community Education)


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English (Jodie Bennett)
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English (Jodie Bennett)


with Jodie Bennett

Calendar Jul 1, 2017 at 5:30 pm, runs for 52 weeks

The focus of this course is on developing reading and writing skills. You will learn to identify and correct common writing errors, and learn helpful techniques to get your ideas down on paper. We will read short stories, a novel, opinion essays and non- fiction articles. The class will benefit students preparing for the HiSET or college and credit recovery students needing English credits for their high school diploma.

Instructor: Jodie Bennett

Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:30-8:30 pm

Begins: Ongoing

Location: MCHS

Registration: Free to diploma and HiSET students

Contact Steve Vose, Adult Ed Director, for enrollment information 685-4923 x1009


Firearms Hunter Safety (Online Class)
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Firearms Hunter Safety (Online Class)

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with Craig Gerry

Calendar Aug 1, 2017 at 12 pm

This class requires that students complete the knowledge portion of the safety course online and also attend a face to face skills and exam day which is about 7 hours. Students complete quizzes as they work though the online course and upon successful completion are provided with a voucher number required to attend the skills and exam day. Students must also bring voucher to the first class. During the face to face skills and exam session(s) students must demonstrate that they can safely handle a firearm, participate in safe hunting activities, bring in survival kit with appropriate contents and pass a 50 question test with a grade of at least 70%.

New courses will be posted as they become available. If you have questions, please contact Craig Gerry at 207-446-4249 or at

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