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Lifelong Learning

Wonderful Watercolor @ YMS

$135

with Kathryn Carter

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 8, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks

In these fun and easy classes, you’ll discover the amazing characteristics of this excitingly fluid medium. Watercolor moves freely and lends itself to surprising results, yet is easily controlled when desired. Learn and practice techniques to successfully create atmosphere and mood using washes, glazes, texture and detail. Kathryn will guide and encourage you with clear instruction and demonstrations as you enjoy creating your own beautiful paintings. We welcome all levels of experience, especially beginners. All classes are designed to help you build a solid foundational knowledge of the materials, techniques and concepts necessary for artistic advancement and confidence. Materials list available by request. Palette set-up with instructions at first session, if needed. By popular request, we now offer, at our discounted cost, a “Beginner’s Kit,” which includes two palettes (one with paint) two brushes, and professional- grade watercolor paper – cost $60; must be pre-ordered.

#paint #kcarter

Wonderful Watercolor @ Studio

$135

with Kathryn Carter

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 11, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks
1 additional session

In these fun and easy classes, you’ll discover the amazing characteristics of this excitingly fluid medium. Watercolor moves freely and lends itself to surprising results, yet is easily controlled when desired. Learn and practice techniques to successfully create atmosphere and mood using washes, glazes, texture and detail. Kathryn will guide and encourage you with clear instruction and demonstrations as you enjoy creating your own beautiful paintings. We welcome all levels of experience, especially beginners. All classes are designed to help you build a solid foundational knowledge of the materials, techniques and concepts necessary for artistic advancement and confidence. Materials list available by request. Palette set-up with instructions at first session, if needed. By popular request, we now offer, at our discounted cost, a “Beginner’s Kit,” which includes two palettes (one with paint) two brushes, and professional- grade watercolor paper – cost $60; must be pre-ordered.

Kathryn Carter is an award-winning professional artist with over 30 years of experience with watercolors, oils, acrylics, and pen and ink. Her works are in many private and corporate collections throughout the U.S. and abroad, and have been published in many magazines, books and newspapers. As Founder of Seacoast School of Art, Ms. Carter continually pursues a higher level of skill and knowledge and finds new ways to convey, share, inspire and encourage students of all ages and experience levels. 

#paint #kcarter

Etsy® Shop 101

$45

with Cherie Herne

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 26, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn how to sell your crafs on Etsy®, the DIY Marketplace for the world market for art, design and home decor! Master the secrets of how to set up, and successfully run an Etsy® shop with experienced Etsy® Shop owner, Cherie Herne of Salty Girl and the Long Dog, not just to sell your handmade goods, but to be amazingly successful.

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CCA222: Choose your own Adventure - Your Life Edition

Free

with Lynn Sheehan & Lisa Robertson

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 14, 2020 at 9 am

Going out into the world after graduation? Getting a place, a job, or more schooling? This quick, 7 hour workshop will help you think through the choices you’ll be making and teach you strategies to be safe and successful this year. Topics covered will include: Managing your finances, time and organizational skills, online smarts, selfcare, and managing substance use pressures. Join us to learn how to choose your own adventure and get the awesome ending you want! FREE LUNCH is included! (This workshop is offered as a partnership between York Adult and Community Education and the Choose to Be Healthy Coalition.) BONUS: Successful completion earns you a FREE $25 Hannaford card and the book “How to Act Like a Grown-Up” by Mark DuPre.

CCA335: College Financial Aid

$15

with Joshua Bartlett

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 3, 2020 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Filling out college financial aid forms is one thing, but how do you prepare for it? It’s important to know the impact of income and asset types before filling out forms, otherwise thousands of dollars in potential aid may be missed.

"This was such a beneficial use of our time! Josh helped us understand the FAFSA and scholarship process so when we go through it next year with our son, we will know what to expect." - CCA335 past participant

IMPORTANT NOTE: The Oct session date has changed from Oct 23 to Oct 16.

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CCA330: Funding College

$15

with Joshua Bartlett

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 5, 2020 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

An in-depth look at many of the potential methods for funding college including loans, scholarships, and savings.

"Every parent of a high-school student, needs to take this class!"  -Past participant

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Cardio Sculpt for Women

$20

with Lisa Robertson

Calendar Current session started Dec 3, 2019 at 3:15 pm
2 additional sessions through Feb 4, 2020

This judgement-free zone is intended to get women of all fitness levels moving and healthy. A fun, balanced and effective workout that includes short cardio bursts and weight lifting to improve muscular fitness and boost cardiovascular efficiency. Using creative and diverse exercises and equipment, this class will keep participants moving and loving it from Sept through Feb.

First Aid CPR AED for Adult/Child/Infant

$99

with Elle Zuckerman

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 14, 2020 at 4:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

American Heart Association Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrive.





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