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Cooking

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Basics of Outdoor Cooking

$20

with Steve Vose

Calendar May 16, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Nothing tastes quite as good as a meal cooked over the flames of an open fire. Topics will include how to make guide coffee (with an egg!), reflector oven dinner rolls, dutch oven baked beans and a surprise dessert sure to please!

Instructor: Registered Maine Guide, Steve Vose

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Time: 6-9 pm

Registration: $20

Supply Fee: $10, payable to instructor

All proceeds will be donated to Maranacook Adult and Community Education.

 

Brazilian Portuguese & Culture: Part One - New!

$80

with Jorgeanne Barley

Calendar Jan 24, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 7 weeks

Learn the basics of the Brazilian Portuguese language and gain a cultural background of Brazil and its rhythms. Be ready for a highly interactive and fun class with music, dance, food, and lots of energy! You will get an understanding from inside out of this amazing country and its people! Be ready to learn how to dance Samba and how to make “Feijoada” (bean stew).

Instructor: Jorgeanne Barley

7 Wednesdays, 6-8 pm

Begins: January 24, 2018

Location: MCHS

Registration: $80

Supply fee $10, payable to instructor

Instructor Bio: Born in Brazil, Mrs. Barley graduated from Universidade de Uberaba (UNIUBE) and earned her bachelor’s degree in Physical Education. After her arrival in Maine in 1998, she started teaching Portuguese at UMO and SMCC. In 2012 she became a certified Spanish teacher, and is currently teaching Spanish at Maranacook Middle School.

 

Brazilian Portuguese & Culture: Part Two - New!

$80

with Jorgeanne Barley

Calendar Apr 4, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 7 weeks

The influence of Brazilian indigenous people and immigrants from Angola, Mozambique, Italy, Germany, and Japan made Brazil a diverse and rich country. You will continue the experience of learning more about Brazilian Portuguese language and an authentic Brazilian dish (fish stew with coconut milk) will be served after learning about its origin. If you want to plan a visit to Brazil there is possibility of traveling to this beautiful country in July 2018.

Instructor: Jorgeanne Barley

7 Wednesdays, 6-8 pm

Begins: April 4, 2018

Location: MCHS

Registration: $80 Supply fee $10, payable to instructor

Instructor Bio: Born in Brazil, Mrs. Barley graduated from Universidade de Uberaba (UNIUBE) and earned her bachelor’s degree in Physical Education. After her arrival in Maine in 1998, she started teaching Portuguese at UMO and SMCC. In 2012 she became a certified Spanish teacher, and is currently teaching Spanish at Maranacook Middle School.

 

Edible and Medicinal Plant Walk

$15

with Linda Nelson

Calendar Jun 16, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Some of our common weeds are not only nutritious foods but have wonderful healing properties. On this 2 hour walk through field and woods you will learn how to add vitamin and mineral rich wild plants to your diet, treat bee stings, heal wounds, aid digestion, treat UTI’s and protect yourself from cancer.

Instructor: Linda Nelson, Certified Herbalist

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Time: 10 am-Noon

Location: MCHS

Registration: $15

 

French Fruit Dessert Tart NEW!

$10

with Libby Harville

Calendar Feb 27, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

A French fruit dessert tart is so simple, lovely and delicious. Instructor will demonstrate a Pâté Brisée Sucrée (sweet short paste) pastry shell and make an apple tart to share. Recipes included.

Instructor: Libby Harville

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 (Snow date: Feb. 28)

Time: 6:30-8 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $10

Supply fee $2, payable to Instructor

 

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Got Sushi!

$25

with Steve Vose

Calendar Mar 6, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Don’t worry, we won’t be eating anything RAW in this class! Participants will instead learn how to make delicious California Rolls using rice, imitation crab meat and plenty of fresh veggies. Just be careful not to add too much wasabi!

Instructor: Steve Vose

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Time: 5:30-7:30 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $25

Supply fee: $15, payable to Instructor

*All proceeds will be donated to Maranacook Adult and Community Education

 

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Puff Pastry NEW!

$10

with Libby Harville

Calendar Mar 13, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Puff Pastry is easy to work with and so delicious! Instructor will cover brie for an elegant appetizer and demonstrate other uses of puff pastry. Participants will be given puff pastry sheets (2) to make their choice of appetizer and/or dessert/snack. Information and recipes included.

Instructor: Libby Harville

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 (Snow date: Wednesday, March 14)

Time: 6:30-8 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $10

Supply fee $7, payable to Instructor

 

Savory Flatbread Pizza NEW!

$10

with Kathryn Booth

Calendar Mar 5, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn how to make savory flatbread with a variety of toppings .Working with ingredients you have on hand, this will be your new “go to” dinner. Just add a green salad, and bon appetit!

Instructor: Kathryn Booth

Monday, March 5, 2018 (Snow date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018)

Time: 5:30-7:30 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $10

Supply fee $5, payable to Instructor at class.

 

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