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Advanced Digital Photography

$40

with Kermit McGary

Calendar Next session starts Apr 4, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

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.

Drawing for Beginners ~ TBA

$50

with Michelle Mishaan

If you've never drawn before, or your skills are a little rusty, then this class is for you.  Learn to draw what you see with confidence.  Study the stilllife, interior spaces. and landscape to master the drawing elements - shape, contour line, composition, light and shadow, texture and perspective.

Driving Dynamics

$40

with Michael Truman

Calendar Next session starts May 18, 2019 at 8 am

$40. per person, there is a cost of only $25. if you are 65 and older.

The Maine Driving Dynamics course is a driver improvement course that is aimed to improve a student's defensive driving awareness and abilities. This five-hour course includes discussion of collision avoidance techniques, safety issues, driver habits and attitudes, and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine's highways. A student who completes the course will receive a three-point credit on their driving record. It may take up to 2 weeks for processing.

Questions regarding your license should be addressed to:

Bureau of Motor Vehicles at 207-624-9000.

Also, check with your insurance company as you may be able to reduce your insurance premium by completing this course!

 

Driving Dynamics ~ TBA

$40

with Michael Truman

$40. per person, there is a cost of only $25. if you are 65 and older.

The Maine Driving Dynamics course is a driver improvement course that is aimed to improve a student's defensive driving awareness and abilities. This five-hour course includes discussion of collision avoidance techniques, safety issues, driver habits and attitudes, and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine's highways. A student who completes the course will receive a three-point credit on their driving record. It may take up to 2 weeks for processing.

Questions regarding your license should be addressed to:

Bureau of Motor Vehicles at 207-624-9000.

Also, check with your insurance company as you may be able to reduce your insurance premium by completing this course!

 

Grow Your Own Organic Garden

$10

with Lowell Matthews

Calendar Next session starts May 8, 2019 at 6 pm

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.

Hunter Safety Course ~ TBA

$5

with Steve Wotton

This Course meets the Mandatory Maine Licensing requirement for first time hunters and is recommedned for all Maine hunters.

Students must be 10 years of age to take the Hunter Safety course.  Students between ages 10-12 years of age must be accompanied by a guardian who is 18 years old or older.  Testing assistance is available.

Intro to Computers for Seniors ~ TBA
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Intro to Computers for Seniors ~ TBA

$20

with HHACE STAFF

Come and explore the basics of computer usage.

Intro to Microsoft Office ~ TBA
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Intro to Microsoft Office ~ TBA

$60

with HHACE STAFF





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