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MT. ABRAM MAINE DRIVING DYNAMICS
with Dale Gilbert
Maine Driving Dynamics course o ers all drivers the opportunity to improve their de- fensive driving abilities. is ve-hour course will include discussion of collision avoid- ance techniques, safety issues, driver habits and attitudes, and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine’s highways. A certi ed Maine Driving Dynamics instructor teaches the course. e course format engages students with lectures, vid- eos, and class discussion participation. THOSE COMPLETING THE COURSE WILL RECEIVE A THREE_POINT CREDIT ON THEIR DRIVING RECORD. Instructor: Dale Gilbert, Date: November 14th - 16th TIME: 6:30 to 8:30 Site: Phillips Elemen- tary School, Fee: $40, which needs to accompany registration, $10 Age 65 and older. ****Please include your driver’s license number and date of birth when registering**** (Min 6 people)
with Angela Woodhead
Are you thinking of adding to your family through adoption? This Maine Children’s home class is an introduction to the adoption process; you will learn about procedures, rules, regulations, in-state, inter-state and international adoption processes.
BASIC SEWING OR QUILTING CLASS
with Liza Donald
Have you always wanted to sew, but do not know where to start? Are you a casual sewer that wants to refine your technique? Whether you are a total beginner or a self-taught hobbyist, Beginner Sewing Class is for you! I will help you, —whether you are starting from scratch, or just need a few more pointers. I will cover some of the basics, from understanding your machine to achieving the perfect fit. Plus, you will finish the project with four classes. Looking to help you with any project you want to do or you can make a christmas placemat. Please bring your sewing machine to class. Make sure it is in good working order. Materials List: - Tape Measure (60 inch) - Marking pencil - Straight Pins - Seam ripper - Six inch seam guide - Hand Sewing Needles - Scissors - Fabric for project
with Joanne Smith
Come have fun making baskets. All levels welcome from beginners to advanced. Beginners call instructor for supplies to bring to 1st class. Other levels bring baskets in progress or supplies to make a basket of your choice.
with Felecia L. Pease
Brain Gym® is an innovative system of physical activities that can assist individuals of all ages and abilities to do their best. The foundations of the practice are centered around 26 simple movements that draw from the movements children naturally do as they learn to coordinate the use of their eyes, ears, hands, and whole bodies to develop higher cognitive and life functions.
In this workshop we will explore simple movements using Brain Gym® that can bring positive changes for all ages and abilities to do their best in academic, professional, personal, corporate, athletic and artistic settings.
DONUTS FROM SCRATCHMADE QUICK AND EASY
with THERESE PINETTE
is class begin with a general intro- duction to a commercial kitchen. We will be using old fashion recipes from scratch. You will learn to mix up the dough, roll it out on a cutting board, cut out the donuts and fry in a dutch oven on top of the stove. Varieties include plain, apple cider, and pumpkin. Site: Law Mountain Wreaths N’ Bakery, Fee: $20,
Lab Fee $10, please pay the instructor. Register with ALC
Put your hair up and bring an apron if you have one and join us at Law Moun- tain Wreaths N’ Bakery at 218 Pond Road, Wilton, 16+ older are welcome with a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 6 people.
DRAWING CLASS /OIL/WATERCOLOR PAINTING
with Joyce Dubay
DRAWING/ Learn the skill of observation, the most valuable skill of all. Drawing can be a time of meditation, an expression of wonder and appreciation for the world around us. Learn about viewpoint, focal point, shading, basic hidden shapes, proportion, sighting and contour drawing. Regardless of the medium you ultimately wish to explore, drawing provides the foundation you will need. OIL?WATERCOLORS/Unlock the mystery of making colors. Discover the power of the color wheel; a painters most valuable tool. Use the classic method of making all your colors from primary colors. Learn the simple truth about soft edges and hard edges; how to make them and when to use them. Create a three dimensional optical illusion on a flat piece of paper by controlling value changes. Add four basic painting techniques and you will be prepared to paint a wide range of subjects.
with Greta Espeaignnette
Don’t have your driver’s license but want to get it? Driver’s education is being o ered at Mt Abram High School in the spring as soon as the weather permits. Classes start September 25 a er school 2:45pm to 5:45pm. Students must have a certi ed copy of their birth certi cate and have their Social Security Number with them. Cost is $500 to the Secretary of State. Please call Greta Espeaignnette at 678-2701 to sign up.