Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

York Adult & Community Education



Our Classes

Be Heard! – Through the Glass Ceiling: Leadership Speaking Skills for Women

$149

with Bonnie Gross

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in North America, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government, industry, and in professional firms. In “Lean In,” Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, identified one of the major problems holding women back is the ineffective way women communicate to upper management, colleagues, and clients  in business situations. Join Bonnie Gross to learn and change your speaking  skills to make people recognize the true value of your ideas. (Approx. 18 hours.)

Be Heard! – Through the Glass Ceiling: Leadership Speaking Skills for Women

$149

with Bonnie Gross

Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2018
1 additional session on Mar 1, 2019

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in North America, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government, industry, and in professional firms. In “Lean In,” Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, identified one of the major problems holding women back is the ineffective way women communicate to upper management, colleagues, and clients  in business situations. Join Bonnie Gross to learn and change your speaking  skills to make people recognize the true value of your ideas. (Approx. 18 hours.)

Beach-Inspired Dream Catcher

$80

with Cherie Herne

Calendar Next session starts Apr 2, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Make your own unique beach-inspired, driftwood dreamcatcher. Join driftwood artist Cherie Herne and her assistant Salty Gals for this special evening of creativity and fun. We'll supply instruction and everything you'll need to create a delicate, boho-style dream catcher including driftwood branches, ribbons, yarns, fabric strips, beads, feathers, sea glass, shells and lots of inspiration! Registration includes all supplies, and light refreshments

Beautiful Baklava

$29

with Rachael Robertson

Calendar Next session starts Mar 12, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Flakey, gooey, crispy, and sweet ... all in one bite of the Greek pastry, baklava. Learn the secrets of making this exotic dessert just in time to serve at your family gatherings this spring! This class will contain: dairy, nuts, and gluten.

Become A Physical Therapy Aide
Registration Unavailable

Become A Physical Therapy Aide

$99

with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace

Calendar Next session starts Sep 12, 2018 , runs for 20 weeks
1 additional session on Feb 13, 2019

Prepare for a rewarding career as a valued member of the physical therapy team. Cost: $89 for 6 week online course - www.Online with Ed2Go.com/yace.  Session Start Dates: 1) Feb 13 2) Mar 13 3) Apr 17 4) May 15 5)June 12 6) July 17

Beginner Ukulele

$89

with Duncan Perry

Calendar Next session starts May 2, 2019 at 11:30 am, runs for 4 weeks

Discover the hottest, happiest musical instrument around! On it you can play folk music, rock, blues, pop, country, classical, reggae, bossa nova, jazz. Our beginners’ ukulele course is meant for people with no musical background – even people who think they are musically challenged! And, you don't even need to know how to read music! You will learn the essentials of playing ukulele in a relaxed setting -- from a popular and seasoned ukulele teacher. Using familiar songs, he introduces you to chords, strumming, and finger picking. You do need to have a playable ukulele and an electronic tuner or tuner app. Get ready to have blast making music! Duncan, a multi-instrumentalist, has been playing ukulele for 11 years and has so far taught ukulele to over 350 adults.

Beginning Beekeeping

$115

with Bill Turner, Tim Fisher, Nancy Mangion

Calendar Next session starts Mar 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

You will learn what you need to begin beekeeping. We’ll cover tools, hive, location for an apiary, and how to obtain bees and install them in the hive. A hive opening will be part of the class. You will learn about the life cycle of the bee, what they need to survive and how to care for them year-round. We will offer numerous opportunities to work with live bees in our apiaries so that you get some hand-on experience before your bees arrive. You will be able to purchase bees and equipment through the class, if you choose. One of the class sessions will be outdoors. Bill Turner is a 34 year veteran of beekeeping, and a former MA bee inspector. Tim Fisher, a retired engineer from Portsmouth Shipyard, has assisted in teaching this class for the last five years. (Required textbook: The Beekeeper’s Handbook, 4th edition, by Diana Sammataro and Alphonse Avitabile. We will purchase the textbook for you for an additional $29 or you may obtain your own copy.)

Beginning Conversational French
Registration Unavailable

Beginning Conversational French

$99

with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace

Calendar Next session starts Sep 12, 2018 , runs for 20 weeks
1 additional session on Feb 13, 2019

Learn how to communicate easily and comfortably with those who speak French. You’ll learn practical, common phrasess that will make your trip to a French-speaking region of the world more pleasant. You’ll learn dialogue specific to various settings, and you will be surprised at how easy it can be to speak another language! Cost: $89 for 6 week online course - www.Online with Ed2Go.com/yace. Session Start Dates: 1) Feb 13 2) Mar 13 3) Apr 17 4) May 15 5)June 12 6) July 17





Forgot password?