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Creative Writing Workshop via Zoom - Session 1

$124

with Elizabeth Potter

Calendar Jan 27, 2021 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This ongoing workshop offers participants an opportunity to get the creative juices flowing, overcome the internal critic, and let heart and soul flow out onto the page! Just as importantly, it also provides a tight knit, supportive community of fellow writers with whom to share the fruits of your labor. The instructor, Elizabeth Potter, will present proven writing prompts and techniques to tickle your muse and coax even the most hesitant voice onto the page.

Elizabeth Potter is a teacher and poet residing in Midcoast Maine. A collection of her poetry “T’ai Chi of Leaves” was released by Moon Pie press in September 2016. Her poems have also been widely published in literary journals both locally and nationally. Elizabeth has been leading creative writing workshops for all ages for the past seventeen years.

Medicare 101 (January)

Free

with Jo-Ann Neal

Calendar Jan 27, 2021 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

Questions about Medicare? Join Jo-Ann Neal for thisinformational seminar outlining the basics of Medicare. Jo-Ann will answer your questions including what Medicare does and does NOT cover, when to enroll, the difference between Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement Plans, and which plan is best for you. Following the presentation, Jo-Ann will be available for a question and answer session. The seminar is free and open to the public, but we do ask that you register by calling the Adult Education Office.

Jo-Ann Neal of Allen Insurance and Financial is a licensed insurance agent specializing in Medicare. In 2016, she earned a Benefit Account Manager certification from the National Association of Health Insurance Underwriters and began working with customers on Medicare plans.

Take a Deep Breath: Meditation for Beginners (Online)

$25

with Lee Emmons

Calendar Jan 27, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

In this two-hour course, you will learn the basics of meditation as well as a variety of deep breathing exercises. Meditation is a portable, easy to access tool that can help reduce stress, boost your emotional health, and allow you to focus on the present moment. Lee Emmons is a nature writer, public speaker, and educator. He regularly meditates and wants to share information about the practice.

Planning a Successful Event (Online - February)

$25

with Mary Alderman

Calendar Feb 17, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Make your event one to remember! This online class will cover everything you need to know when planning your special event. We will discuss invitations, catering options, decorations, and more! This class will be held via Zoom. A link will be emailed to you after your registration is complete.

Mary Alderman lives in Jefferson, Maine. She is the owner of Alderman’s Enchanted Events, specializing in Wedding Consultations and Event Planning of all types. 

Medicare 101 (February)

Free

with Jo-Ann Neal

Calendar Feb 24, 2021 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Questions about Medicare? Join Jo-Ann Neal for thisinformational seminar outlining the basics of Medicare. Jo-Ann will answer your questions including what Medicare does and does NOT cover, when to enroll, the difference between Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement Plans, and which plan is best for you. Following the presentation, Jo-Ann will be available for a question and answer session. The seminar is free and open to the public, but we do ask that you register by calling the Adult Education Office.

Jo-Ann Neal of Allen Insurance and Financial is a licensed insurance agent specializing in Medicare. In 2016, she earned a Benefit Account Manager certification from the National Association of Health Insurance Underwriters and began working with customers on Medicare plans.

The Night Sky

$44

with Wayne Barber

Calendar Mar 1, 2021 at 6:30 pm, runs for 5 weeks

The night sky is full of wonders and mysteries. This course will help unravel some of that mystery as we learn about our solar system, the constellations, and deep sky objects. We’ll discuss the motions of the moons and planets, meteor showers, eclipses, and other interesting sights. The course will include software recommendations for learning the constellations and information about binoculars and telescopes. You don’t need expensive equipment to get started in astronomy; just a little knowledge and clear skies.

Wayne Barber has been involved in amateur astronomy and astronomy education for many years. He’s a member of the local Central Maine Astronomical Society and a lifelong sky-watcher.

Creative Writing Workshop via Zoom - Session 2

$124

with Elizabeth Potter

Calendar Mar 3, 2021 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This ongoing workshop offers participants an opportunity to get the creative juices flowing, overcome the internal critic, and let heart and soul flow out onto the page! Just as importantly, it also provides a tight knit, supportive community of fellow writers with whom to share the fruits of your labor. The instructor, Elizabeth Potter, will present proven writing prompts and techniques to tickle your muse and coax even the most hesitant voice onto the page.

Elizabeth Potter is a teacher and poet residing in Midcoast Maine. A collection of her poetry “T’ai Chi of Leaves” was released by Moon Pie press in September 2016. Her poems have also been widely published in literary journals both locally and nationally. Elizabeth has been leading creative writing workshops for all ages for the past seventeen years.

Medicare 101 (March)

Free

with Jo-Ann Neal

Calendar Mar 10, 2021 at 12 pm, runs for 1 week

Questions about Medicare? Join Jo-Ann Neal for thisinformational seminar outlining the basics of Medicare. Jo-Ann will answer your questions including what Medicare does and does NOT cover, when to enroll, the difference between Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement Plans, and which plan is best for you. Following the presentation, Jo-Ann will be available for a question and answer session. The seminar is free and open to the public, but we do ask that you register by calling the Adult Education Office.

Jo-Ann Neal of Allen Insurance and Financial is a licensed insurance agent specializing in Medicare. In 2016, she earned a Benefit Account Manager certification from the National Association of Health Insurance Underwriters and began working with customers on Medicare plans.





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