Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Filter by Category



Exercise & Outdoor Fun

in Personal Enrichment

Advanced Digital Photography

$40

with Kermit McGary

Calendar Next available session starts Apr 2, 2020 at 6 pm

This class will start with a review of essential techniques from the basic class and would cover those materials in more depth.  Some new materials will also be introduced.  Plan on exploring specific types of photography based on input from the participants.  Possibilities include sports photography, night photography, composition techniques, etx.

Grow Your Own Organic Garden ~ TBA
Online Registration Unavailable

Grow Your Own Organic Garden ~ TBA

$10

with Lowell Matthews

Interested in learning how to grow your own vegetables in a sustainable manner?   Basics of soil science and how to enrich your soil to produce healthy, high-yieding plants will be discussed. This course wil cover the fundamenatals of making and using compost, the principles of crop rotation, and how to incorporate green manures to manage nutrients in the garden.  The instructor is an experienced farmer.

Sailing 1: Intro to Sailing TBA
Online Registration Unavailable

Sailing 1: Intro to Sailing TBA

$65

with Paul LaPointe & Joe Fagnant

Hands on Learning!  Get out on the water!  Sailing partner discounts!  $65. per person, or a discount of $110 for two sailing partners.   

2 hours class time includes basic terms on how sailboats move, techniques for sailing, & safety.

3 hours on the water in comfortable boats, applying hands on techniques.  Sessions will be held on East Grand Lake Orient, Maine - weather permitting.

On the water sessions: Scheduled by appointment from July 11th to July 23rd, 2019.

Participants must provide their own transportation to East Grand lake, Orient, Maine.

Participants are required to wear life jackets while sailing.  You may bring your own, or we will provide one for you. 

Students 13-17yrs of age must partner with an adult.

Sailing 2 : Skill Building TBA
Online Registration Unavailable

Sailing 2 : Skill Building TBA

$75

with Paul LaPointe & Joe Fagnant

Hands on Learning!  Get out on the water!  Sailing partner discounts!  $75. per person, or a discount of $130 for two sailing partners.   

2 hours class time includes basic terms on how sailboats move, techniques for sailing, & safety.

3 hours on the water in comfortable boats, applying hands on techniques.  Sessions will be held on East Grand Lake Orient, Maine - weather permitting.

Half hour of follow up class on the dock/boat the day of your sailing session.

On the water sessions:  Scheduled by appointment from July 25th to August 3rd, 2019.

Participants must provide their own transportation to East Grand lake, Orient, Maine.

Participants are required to wear life jackets while sailing.  You may bring your own, or we will provide one for you. 

Students 13-17yrs of age must partner with an adult.

Grow Your Own Organic Garden ~ TBA
Online Registration Unavailable

Grow Your Own Organic Garden ~ TBA

$10

with Lowell Matthews

Interested in learning how to grow your own vegetables in a sustainable manner?   Basics of soil science and how to enrich your soil to produce healthy, high-yieding plants will be discussed. This course wil cover the fundamenatals of making and using compost, the principles of crop rotation, and how to incorporate green manures to manage nutrients in the garden.  The instructor is an experienced farmer.





Forgot password?