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Maranacook Adult Education



Personal Enrichment

Holiday Gifts with Essential Oils - New!

$10

with Mary Alderman

Calendar Dec 4, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Come learn some basics about essential oils and how they can improve your family's health and wellness. Make a personalized holiday gift for a loved one. There will be a variety of projects to choose from. 

Supply fee will vary upon item chosen and will be payable to instructor the night of class.

 $10 supply for each set below.  Make it a basket for $5 more - includes basket, filler, wrap and bow.

Ladies: Bath Salts/Body Butter

Men: Shaving Cream/Body Lotion

Baby: Lotion/Baby Wash Shampoo/Conditioner

Kids:  Bubble Bath/Body Lotion or Bath Bomb

Instructor: Mary Alderman

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018

Time: 6-8 pm 

Location: MCHS

Registration: $10

 

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Introduction to Chair Caning

$49

with Glen Hawes

Calendar Sep 27, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks

This class is intended to introduce students to materials, tools, and techniques for restoring and re-caning old chairs and broken seats. All participants will come away with the basic knowledge to pursue more skilled caning on your own.

Please bring to class: bucket, 10 clothespins, 10 golf tees, an awl, spray bottle, craft scissors, and a sponge. Caning reed may be purchased from instructor (approximately $25.) Note: This is not a weaving class; the chair you want to restore must have holes.

Instructor: Glen Hawes

5 Thursdays, 6-8:30 pm

Begins: September 27, 2018

Location: MCHS

Registration: $49

 

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Kristallnacht: The Night of Broken Glass

$1250

with David Greenham

Calendar Nov 14, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

When Herschel Grynszpan talked his way into the German embassy in Paris and shot Third Secretary Ernst vom Rath, he had no idea that his actions would trigger one of the most devastating turning points in the Nazi’s war against the Jews. First person accounts, news reports and photos are used to tell the story of the terrible events of November 9th and 10th, 1938. Suitable for Grades 7 and up. Parents must accompany children. 

Instructor: David Greenham, Holocaust & Human Rights Center of Maine

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Time: 6:30-7:45 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $12.50

 

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Maine’s German POW Camps during WW ll

$1250

with David Greenham

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Inspired by the HHRC’s exhibit Maine Boys Overseas, German Boys in Maine, this program tells the story of German prisoner of war camps from 1944 to 1946. The camps were located in Houlton, Spencer Lake, Seboomook, and Indian Township. The story is a fascinating piece of Maine history made all the more remarkable by the fact that we welcomed our enemy soldiers in the state while we were still at war with the Nazis. Suitable for Grades 6 and up. Parent must accompany children.

Instructor: David Greenham, Holocaust & Human Rights Center of Maine

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Time: 6:30-7:45 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $12.50

 

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Men's Night Holiday Gifts w/Essential Oils-NEW!

$10

with Mary Alderman

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

The holidays are quickly approaching, so let's make a personalized gift for that special lady in your life. Supply fee payable to instructor first night of 

Choose from these projects:

Supply for class $15. Choose 3 from the list below. Each additional item $5. Make it a basket for $5 more -includes basket, filler, wrap and bow. Bath Salts, Body Lotion, Moisturizing Cream, Shampoo, Conditioner or Bubble Bath, Lavender Rollerball.

Instructor: Mary Alderman

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Time: 6-8 PM

Location: MCHS

Registration: $10 

Phyllo/Fillo Dough - New!

$10

with Libby Harville

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

Impress your family & friends with elegant looking and delicious appetizers, main dishes and desserts using fillo pastry: it’s quite simple!  Instructor will demonstrate several ways to use the fillo.  Participants will be given a package of dough to make their choice of appetizer or apple dessert (or bring your own filling). Information and recipes included.

Instructor: Libby Harville

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Time: 6:30-8 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $10 Supply (fee $5.50, payable to Instructor)

 

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Portuguese Language and Culture - Part 2
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Portuguese Language and Culture - Part 2

$59

with Jorgeanne Barley

Calendar Nov 7, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Continue the experience of learning more about Portuguese culture, and enjoy an authentic fish stew. There is a possibility of traveling to Brazil in the summer of 2019.

Instructor: Jorgeanne Barley 

6 Wednesdays, 6-8 pm

Begins: November 7, 2018

Location: MCHS 

Registration: $59

Supply fee: $7, payable to instructor

 

Slow Yoga and Relaxation - New!

$44

with Susan Coady

Calendar Nov 1, 2018 at 4:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

As we move towards winter, it’s a perfect time to turn inward to rejuvenate and renew ourselves. Treat yourself to this series of gentle yoga classes. Slow yoga opens up the body in unique ways to stimulate hydration of the tissues and frees up subtle life force for healing. Each class will end with an extended relaxation for deep rest.

Instructor: Susan Coady

4 Thursdays, 4:30-5:45 pm

Begins: November 1, 2018

Registration: $44  Drop in, per class: $13

Student Feedback:

“Susan is a skilled instructor….true master.”

“I arrive stressed and leave feeling at peace.”

 

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