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Lifelong Learning

Linked Bracelet - Sterling Silver

$69

with Alice Carroll

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 13, 2021 at 10 am

Create your own unique sterling silver linked bracelet. There will be a demonstration and plenty of work time for you to learn the basic techniques and to finish a beautiful piece of jewelry. We will cover soldering, fusing, and light forging. All metals, tools, and supplies provided. Class is located at Alice's studio in Portsmouth. 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.

Turkish Delights!

$19

with Sarah Hignett

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 17, 2021 at 6 pm

Create this Middle Eastern inspired meal of veggie hummus, Turkish meatballs (Kofte), and our fan favorite, baklava! Whether you are gluten-free, know someone who is, or need to learn how to use all those alternative flours that were left on the cleared out shelves, join Sarah as she shares many delicious ways to make gluten-free easy and fun! Cost of class does not include food, materials list provided upon registration. Register to get the link for the livestream session. Sarah Hignetts kitchen is gluten-free, but very much flavor-FULL!

Beginner Beekeeping

$119

with Brian Pride

Calendar Next available session starts Mar 3, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Instruction by Brian Pride, EAS certified Master Beekeeper covers everything you need to know to become a beekeeper. Classes include assembly and placement of hives, seasonal management, protective gear, bee diseases and so much more.Register to get the link for the livestream session. Eastern Apicultural Society certified Master Beekeeper; 10 years of teaching Beekeeping classes of Beginner, Advanced Beginner and Intermediate beekeeping.

Beginner Drone Flying

$159

with Col. Daniel Leclair

Calendar Next available session starts Apr 17, 2021

This 15-hour blended course is designed for anyone using or looking to use drones. We cover the operation of various models, hands-on flight practice, uses and applications across industries, FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) regulations, operational risks, insurance, career opportunities and much more. If you are currently working, or considering a career in, real estate, construction, transportation, agriculture, insurance, public safety, photography, media, inspection, etc. or want to start a business, you’ll learn how your industry can be transformed in new, cost-effective ways. We will discuss how the citizens of Maine are using these unmanned aircraft in their businesses and how best you can employ drones in your business or start a new one. Prerequisites: Must have a minimum of 8th grade English reading and writing level, and comfortable using a computer and internet browser.

Note: This will be a combined class with two (2) virtual on-line classes via Zoom then one (1) face-to-face flying day.

Instructor: Col. Daniel Leclair

Session 1: Saturdays, 10/31 & 11/7, 9:00 - 1:00 PM, online classes Saturday, 11/14, 9:00 - 1:00 PM, In-Person (11/21 rain date)

Session 2: Saturdays, April 17, 24, 9:00 - 1:00 PM for online classes, & May 1, 9:00-1:00PM for in-person class.





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