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Soap Making II
with Carrie Tessier
Learn how to make soap using the hot process method. Handmade soaps are all-natural and make excellent gifts! Come learn about this quick and easy technique! This is a one-night workshop. Students will need $25.00 to cover supplies (give to instructor on the night of class). All students will be able to take their loaf of soap home with them!
Students will need $25.00 to cover supplies (give to instructor on the night of class).
Social Security (2 sessions in 1)
with Herb Moyer
with Brian Carlson
Each class will have an overview of one or more concepts, followed by a period of active listening, and then we will begin working collectively to create an original piece of music culminating in a public performance. The course will emphasize various aspects of sound, including listening and attention, tuning and harmony, creativity, composition, improvisation, feedback and performance. Recommended Materials: 1) any type of recording device (audio only) and 2) any musical instrument or device to generate sound.
Tech Hire Maine
The TechHire grant is a statewide workforce program designed to recruit, assess, train and place youth and young adults with barriers to employment and who lack educational attainment, work experience or job skill level into Maine?s Information Technology (IT) industry sector. The goal of TechHire is to assist participants with the skills training and job placement assistance needed to secure middle and high level employment in IT. TechHire provides individualized career navigation and planning services, assistance with identifying and completing training resulting in an industry recognized credential for a specific IT career path, and support with employment placement into IT through such services as internships, work experience, and on-the-job training. If you are a Maine youth seeking skills training and a job in IT, this program may be for you. http://www.projectlogin.com/techhire-maine The current participation requirements are: Maine Resident between the ages of 17 and 29, out of secondary school (high school), work authorized in the United States, unemployed or underemployed. Have goals of participating in skills training linking to a credential for IT, and securing employment in IT. For more information or to begin the required pre-enrollment intake/assessment process: Contact the TechHire Navigator from Workforce Solutions, Deb Bomaster: email@example.com or via phone 207-210-4575
with Lynn Perry
The Tech Spot is a School and Community Project located at the Renaissance Center (60 Water Street in Skowhegan). Under the supervision of an adult education instructor and other volunteer teachers, local students offer technology advice and tutoring at no charge to adults from throughout our school district. Individual and small group sessions are available by reservation or walk-in. Examples of possible help sessions include: general computer operation, preparing resumes, completing online job applications, conducting web searches, using Facebook and other social media programs, and operating Smart phones, iPads, Tablets, and PCs. Assistance is also available for creative software applications including basic iPhoto, & iMovie. Help with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel & PowerPoint) is available as well.
with Brian Lewia
Focusing on the safe use of tools and machines, each student will build a project of their choosing or bring in a project(s) that needs to be completed or repaired. Students will be responsible for the purchase of materials needed for individual projects. The first class will focus on choosing a project, selecting materials, and developing a construction plan. Instruction on machine use will begin during the second class. Work in the shop will begin during the third session. Attendance is required for the first two sessions for continued participation in this class.
Writing Skills for College
with Mariah Smith
This course will cover the grammar and writing skills that are required for success in college level courses. If you feel that you simply need a brush-up before attending college or need to improve your secores on the ACCUPLACER, you will find this course practical and useful.