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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner
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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner


with Chad Walker

Calendar Current session started Jul 1, 2022

If you've always been interested in drawing but don't really know how to get started, then this is the course for you. Gain a solid foundation and understanding of the basics of drawing and become the artist you've always dreamed you could be! You'll become intimately familiar with paper types, drawing styles, rendering techniques, and the basic principles of perspective, layout, design, lighting, volume, and space. If you have an interest in learning what it's like to draw or would love to increase your current knowledge in the field of art and illustrating, then this course aims to fulfill all of your needs.

Session Start Dates:

Sept 14 | Oct 12 | Nov 16  | Dec 14 | Jan 18  | Feb 15 | Mar 15 | Apr 12  | May 17  | Jun 14

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Voices of Us


with Laura Davis

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 14, 2022 at 6:30 pm
1 additional session on Feb 15, 2023

Join our facilitator Laura Davis and enrich your reading experience in this discussion group. The September book is The Guest Book by Sarah Blake. The November book is The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocumb. Voices of Us was formally know as Voices of Women - This new discussion group is open to anyone and everyone. Fall Dates: 9/14/22 & 11/16/22 Spring Dates: 2/15/22 & 4/26/22

Bus trip to Tower Hill

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 17, 2022 at 9 am

Take this bus trip to Tower Hill to view the New England Dahlia Society Show & Sale Saturday, September 17 

The bus departs from York at 9 am and will return at 5 pm

$59 for Admission ticket and transportation. 

Private Ballroom Dance Lessons


with Robin Shaw

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 20, 2022 at 1:30 pm
4 additional sessions through Sep 22, 2022

Do you have a special event coming up? Do you want a personalized dance for it? Robin will work with you to choreograph and practice the perfect dance to your song. Smooth soled shoes work best.

Ballroom & Latin for Beginners & Intermediates


with Robin Shaw

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 21, 2022 at 5:30 pm

Let’s dance the Waltz, Rumba, Foxtrot & Swing! In six weeks we can do it all & you’ll be ready for your next social event or fun at home! Smooth soled shoes work best.

Maine Authors Publishing: See your book in print with this cooperative publishing company!


with Patsy Baldus

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2022 at 6 pm

You have poured your heart and soul into that novel, poetry book, or even Aunt Ida’s Family Recipes, so now what do you do? Consider the possibility of joining a cooperative publishing company unlike any other in Maine that offers guidance, training, and support for you throughout the publishing process and even after your book is in print. Join author, Patsy Baldus, (“Love, Lutefisk, and Lemon Zest Sneakers”) for an evening of fun, information, and reassurance that you can get your works published through Maine Authors Publishing from Thomaston, Maine. Whether you need just an edit, just the design and cover of your book, or just want to print what you already have, this is the company that can help you achieve that. Need all of those services?? Patsy will outline the steps to completing the entire process from editing to printing. Bring your enthusiasm and your questions and expect some audience participation (tinged with humor) for this event!

Nutty Sugar Pumpkin


with Lynn Sheehan

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 18, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Pumpkins just aren’t for pie! In this at home cooking experience you will make a nutty tasty dish that you bake it in a small sugar pumpkin. The pumpkin is the baking dish and the serving dish all in one.

Maine Driving Dynamics


with Maine Bureau of Highway Safety

Calendar Next available session starts Nov 7, 2022 at 6 pm

This two-class, five hour course offers all drivers the opportunity to improve their defensive driving abilities. The course includes attitudes and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine’s highways. The course is taught by a certified Maine Driving Dynamics instructor. The course format engages students with lectures, videos, and class discussion/participation. Those completing the course will receive a three-point credit on their driving records. It is important that you arrive at class on time, otherwise, you will not receive credit.

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