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Emotional Wellness with Essential Oils

$19

with Katie Deabler

Calendar May 10, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Did you know that essential oils are great for helping us navigate through our feelings? By simply smelling certain oils we can change our mood and emotions! In this class, we will cover each emotion and which oils you can use (and how you can use them) to benefit and balance your mindset. You will be provided with samples to bring home for personal use at the end of class.

Katie Deabler has been a wellness advocate for 4 years. She specializes in natural living with the use of essential oils. She makes her own household cleaners, candles, and skincare line from natural ingredients.

Foraging for Wild, Edible & Medicinal Plants

$49

with Tom Seymour

Calendar May 12, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

This class consists of a classroom seminar at Medomak Middle School followed by an outdoor field trip. At the class session, Tom will give a narrated presentation of on-screen photos of edible wild plants, some of which have medicinal uses as well. All plants shown and discussed are available in the midcoast region of Maine and none are rare, endangered or threatened (most are common garden “weeds”). At the end of the session, participants should have a new understanding of and greater appreciation for these common, useful, healthful and tasty wild treats. The outdoor field trip takes place at the nature trail behind Medomak Middle School. Please bring water, good walking shoes and a snack or lunch to class.

Tom Seymour is a Maine naturalist, Registered MaineGuide, freelance writer and book author. His book credits includeHiking Maine, Fishing Maine, Birding Maine, Forager’s Notebook,Wild Plants of Maine and his most recent Foraging Mushrooms Mainepublished in 2017. 

Getting Paid to Talk - Intro to Voice Acting

$44

with Staff Voice Coaches

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

Please note the price listed in our brochure was incorrect. The correct cost of the course is $44. 

Have you ever been told that you have a great voice? This exciting class will explore numerous aspects of voice-over work for television, film, radio, audio books, documentaries and the Internet in your area. We will cover all the basics, including how to prepare the all-important demo, and how to be successful and earn great income in this exciting field. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions and to hear examples of demos recorded by professional voice actors.

Class participants will even have a chance to record a commercial script under the direction of a real producer! This class is informative, lots of fun, and a great first step for anyone interested in voice acting professionally.

 

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Handsaw Sharpening

$54

with Niles Krech

Calendar May 5, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

This class will teach students how to hand-sharpen handsaws both rip cut and crosscut. Students will learn nomenclature of saws, the types of handsaws that exist and what to look for when deciding to purchase either a new or vintage saw.

There is a $36 materials fee payable to the instructor. This will provide the student with their own tools needed for sharpening any saw, their own practice saw plate to work on in class and take home, plus a set of plans for building a saw sharpening clamp. Students may also bring in their own saws. Class size is limited.

Note: This class will not cover sharpening of the larger crosscut saws used in cutting timber.

Niles Krech owns Kennebec Saws and has hand sharpened hundreds of saws.

Full Course

Homemade Pasta

$44

with Chris Toy

Calendar Apr 24, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

The only thing better than pasta, is your own freshly rolled and cut pasta. Join Chris for this hands-on class and learn the secrets to making fresh pasta at home in just a few minutes! Chris will show you how easy it is to use a handpowered pasta maker to create fettuccine and spaghetti.Then enjoy your pasta with some delicious, simple-to-make sauces. If you have a dusty one sitting at home, feel free to bring it to class!

Chris Toy is a Stonewall Kitchen Cooking Instructor with alifelong interest in cooking with an Asian-Downeast fusion flavor.

 

Full Course

Household Cleaning Hacks with Essential Oils

$24

with Katie Deabler

Calendar May 17, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

How many chemicals are in your cleaning supplies? Did you know that there are 84,000 industrial chemicals that are used in household cleaners? The truth is many ingredients in the common household cleaning products we’ve grown to trust are harmful to our health. Most people aren’t aware of the hidden dangers these popular cleaning products present to ourselves, our families, and our pets.

In this class, we will learn about the top 10 most dangerous chemicals found in cleaning products and why to avoid them. We will learn DIY recipes on chemical-free cleaning using essential oils and other common ingredients found in the household. Every student will be given free samples of essential oil to try these chem-free cleaners at home!

Katie Deabler has been a wellness advocate for 4 years. She specializes in natural living with the use of essential oils. She makes her own household cleaners, candles, and skincare line from natural ingredients.

iPhone Basics - April

$5

with Kayla Sikora

Calendar Apr 24, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

In this class you will learn the basics of how to use your iPhone. You may bring your iPhone with you to follow along or you may just watch. The course instructor will demonstrate basic functions of your iPhone, how to change settings, navigate the web and also downloading apps. We will have time for questions at the end of the class.

Kayla Sikora is the director of the RSU 40 Adult Education progam. Kayla loves technology and wants to share her knowledge with the community.

Full Course

Kitchen Cabinet Basics (Wed)

$39

with Rick Gallion

Calendar May 16, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

For anyone considering building their own cabinets for kitchen, bath or utility rooms, this course is for you. We will discuss design, materials, construction techniques and hardware choices. No materials needed.

Instructor Rick Gallion has been a professional woodworker for thirty years and has taught many students the craft of woodworking. His new shop is designed as a teaching facility. All classes will be held at the Clary Lake Woodworking School at 777 Gardiner Road (Hwy 126), Jefferson. Class size is limited. Safety glasses provided for each class.

 





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