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Learn to Use your 60 Degree Ruler

$29

with Sophia Santerre

Calendar Next available session starts May 7, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Learn how to make table runners with your 60 degree ruler and border prints. Students need a 12 in’ 60 degree ruler and 1.5 yards of at least one border print. Instructor will email students with a full list of items necessary. Students must bring their own working sewing machine

Sophia Santerre has been sewing for over 40 years and quilting for 20. She has taught classes in several areas of quilting, from basic piecing to ruler use, to free-motion quilting. Sophia and her husband Paul own a quilt studio with longarm quilting services in York.

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A, B, C, and Ds of Medicare

$10

with Alan Minthorn

Calendar Next available session starts May 13, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This course provides a thorough overview of how to transition into senior health insurance (Medicare). Items covered: SSA forms; the “parts” of Medicare; timelines - how and when to apply; avoiding penalties and pitfalls; how to shop for plans.

Estate Planning: Prepare for Life’s Uncertainties

$19

with Kathryn Bedell, Esq.

Calendar Next available session starts May 19, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Overview of basic and sophisticated estate planning, including Revocable and Irrevocable Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives, and a discussion of the probate process and how to avoid it. Kathryn Bedell is a law partner at Ballou&Bedell in York. Her practice focuses on estate planning, asset preservation, and probate matters, including guardianships and conservatorships.

Investing in the Late Innings of the Bull Market

$15

with Fred Diehl

Calendar Next available session starts May 19, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Want to understand how the economy affects your wallet? Fred explores the economy, interest rates, current market trends, late-cycle risks and opportunities, and the importance of portfolio balance.

Spinner Ring - Sterling Silver

$69

with Alice Carroll

Calendar Next available session starts May 30, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Make your own stunning sterling silver spinner ring. Learn the basics of texturing, soldering, ring construction and sizing. No experience necessary. All metals, tools and supplies provided. 

Alice Carroll, who has a BFA from Maine College of Art and an MFA from Rochester Technology of Art, School for American Crafts, was an Artist in Residence at Penland School of Crafts in NC for two years. She came back to Maine in 1994 and has been teaching at Heartwood College of Art, Sanctuary Arts, and River Tree Arts.

 

Linked Bracelet - Sterling Silver

$69

with Alice Carroll

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 13, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Create your own unique sterling silver linked bracelet. There will be a demonstration and plenty of work time for each student to learn the basic techniques and to finish a beautiful piece of jewelry. We will cover soldering, fusing, and light forging

Alice Carroll, who has a BFA from Maine College of Art and an MFA from Rochester Technology of Art, School for American Crafts, was an Artist in Residence at Penland School of Crafts in NC for two years. She came back to Maine in 1994 and has been teaching at Heartwood College of Art, Sanctuary Arts, and River Tree Arts.

 

RAD (Rape Aggression Defense)

Free

with York Police Department

This self-defense course is for women only. The course is taught by Officers Jamie Rooney and Nick Piskopanis. The program is designed to reinforce self-awareness skills as well as teach basic self-defense moves. The class is a total of 12 hours. The York Police Department sponsors the class and so it is FREE for all participants. The only cost to the participant is their time. We ask that if you sign up, you show up. The class is appropriate for students 16 years and older. For more information about the RAD program check out their website This self-defense course is for women only. The course is taught by Officers Jamie Rooney and Nick Piskopanis. The program is designed to reinforce self-awareness skills as well as teach basic self-defense moves. The class is a total of 12 hours. The York Police Department sponsors the class and so it is FREE for all participants. The only cost to the participant is their time. We ask that if you sign up, you show up. The class is appropriate for students 16 years and older. For more information about the RAD program check out their website at: http://www.rad-systems.com. This self-defense course is for women only. The course is taught by Officers Jamie Rooney and Nick Piskopanis. The program is designed to reinforce self-awareness skills as well as teach basic self-defense moves. The class is a total of 12 hours. The York Police Department sponsors the class and so it is FREE for all participants. The only cost to the participant is their time. We ask that if you sign up, you show up. The class is appropriate for students 16 years and older. For more information about the RAD program check out their website at: http://www.rad-systems.com. This self-defense course is for women only. The course is taught by Officers Jamie Rooney and Nick Piskopanis. The program is designed to reinforce self-awareness skills as well as teach basic self-defense moves. The class is a total of 12 hours. The York Police Department sponsors the class and so it is FREE for all participants. The only cost to the participant is their time. We ask that if you sign up, you show up. The class is appropriate for students 16 years and older. For more information about the RAD program check out their website at: http://www.rad-systems.com.





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