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ABCs of Medicare Messalonskee F19
with Anita Wiley
This one-session workshop will help you understand Medicare, how and when to apply, and private plan options available to eligible beneficiaries. Please pre-register by Thursday, Sept. 12. Limit 20 students.
Basic American Sign Language F19
with Carol Sturtevant
This class is an introduction to American Sign Language (ASL) and is appropriate for students who have little or no previous knowledge of ASL. A study of the Deaf Community and Deaf Culture will also be emphasized, through the study of culturally appropriate behaviors and the historical aspects of the development and acceptance of ASL as a recognized language. The use of ASL in the classroom will be practiced by students and demonstrated by the instructor throughout the semester. In this way, students will develop beginning conversational skills. Students will be exposed to the following aspects of ASL: grammar, basic vocabulary, fingerspelling techniques, numbers, syntax, visual-gestural skills, and grammatical non- manual skills, in order to provide competence in communication. Students will practice appropriate receptive and expressive activities, as a component of successful communication. A textbook will be used to offer a wide range of vocabulary and cultural aspects of the language. Materials and costs will be discussed at the first class session. Limit 10 students
Becoming a Resource Family in Maine Messalonskee F19
with Erin Hamlin
Buying and Selling on eBay Messalonskee F19
with Eli FitzGerald
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce Messalonskee F19
with Emily Buckhalter
This eight-week program gives divorcing and or separating parents the power to make positive changes that protect their children from parental disagreement and guides them into establishing a long-term relationship with the child's other parent. Using video, PowerPoint, discussion, and text to address all learning styles, this evidence-based course offers comprehensive information on communication strategies, cooperation techniques, child brain development, and so much more. (This is a class about communication, not just communication surrounding a divorce so all are welcome.) No class on Oct. 14, and Nov. 11. Limit 15 students.
Don't Worry, Retire Happy Messalonskee F19
with Mike Lee
Join us and learn the simple methods to secure a happy retirement - with the goal of not outliving your money. We will view a motivational DVD with Tom Hegna, a well-known speaker and author whose main focus is in uncomplicated and self-enabling retirement solutions. Limit 20 students.
Dos for Dads, or Any Hair Novice F19
with Tanya Lennon
Learn the basics of hairstyling among other dads (or caretakers!) and your “littles” that need a quick but stylish “do”. We will learn the basics, like ponytails and buns, as well as braiding and curling. Learn how to give that child the beautiful, yet easy styles for everyday or special events. The first week we’ll focus on ponytails and buns and the second week will be curling and braiding. A fun night together! Supplies needed for class would be a comb, brush, curling and/or straightening iron. Instructor will provide elastics, bun makers, and hairspray. Limit 10 students with child.
Elder Law - The Basics F19
with John Nale
This two-hour class will include discussion regarding retirement planning, advanced directives, guardianships and conservatorships, second marriage family planning, long-term care and estate planning. Good for all ages! Attorney Nale will be available after class to answer any questions as well. No student limit.