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Memoir Workshop

$55

with Claire Hersom

Calendar Jan 13, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 10 weeks

This is a 10 week workshop for all levels of writers. It will be a wonderful way to spend a long winter, as well as leave a family treasure.

Computer Basics

Free

with NDEC Tom Furrow

Calendar Feb 25, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This class is through the National Digital Equity Center, a programdedicated to providing Maine students with computer skills and digitalliteracy. In this class students will gain an understanding of hardwarevs software. They will understand the anatomy of a computer as wellas the operating systems: Windows and Apple OS. Students will learnabout file systems and file extensions: .doc, .pdf, .mp3. This class willalso teach students about internet access. Sign up to get a betterunderstanding of your computer.

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Intro to Genealogy
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Intro to Genealogy

$50

with Michelle Andrews

Beginning  Genealogy  Climb your family tree and see who is hiding there  Shake your family tree and see who falls out  Find the road that lead to who you are  Learn how to start your search, what to look for, where it may be hiding, what to do with it once you find it and  Be prepared for what you find  An exciting journey into the past, present, and future of your family

Intro to Conservation Burial grounds

$10

with Theresa Kerchner

Calendar Feb 26, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Theresa Kerchner, Executive Director of the Kennebec Land Trust, will present an Introduction to Conservation Burial.The Land Trust will soon be opening our region's first conservation burial ground on Baldwin Hill in Fayette. Conservation burial grounds offer ecologically sound burial practices that protect the environment and human health. This model also goes beyond "green cemeteries", or similar designations, by permanently protecting a larger tract of open space. This class is for all who are interested in this growing movement or KLT's project. Bring your curiosity and questions. 

Understanding Excel

Free

with NDEC Tom Furrow

Calendar Mar 10, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This class is through the National Digital Equity Center, a programdedicated to providing Maine students with computer skills and digitalliteracy. In this class students will learn about the Microsoft programexcel. They will gain a better understanding of spreadsheets which canbe used to track numbers, form lists, and data entry.

Full Course

Photography: Beyond the Point and Shoot

$60

with Lloyd Cutting

Calendar Mar 11, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This course will cover the four modes of a digital lens reflex camera (DSLR). These modes are; Programmed Automatic, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, and Manual. Students will also learn about white balance, histograms, and continuous shooting. The class will also take an in depth look at composition. Participants will leave having a better understanding of camera settings and photography!

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Make Your Home a Healthier Home: Tips to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

Free

with Christine Crocker

Calendar Mar 12, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Indoor air quality is now recognized as a majorenvironmental concern and is identified as a source ofminor and major health problems. Come and learn thesimple steps you can take to make your homeenvironment healthier for you and your family.This session will discuss the most common pollutantsfound indoors in Maine, and provide easy, practicalapproaches to reduce or remove them. Special emphasiswill be given to mold and moisture problems in homes,which are a common cause for concern. This is a greatsession for homeowners and home buyers, as well astenants.Free test kits for radon in air, radon in well water,and general well water will be available forparticipants.

Understanding Word

Free

with NDEC Tom Furrow

Calendar Mar 31, 2020 , runs for 4 weeks

This class is through the National Digital Equity Center, a programdedicated to providing Maine students with computer skills and digitalliteracy. Students will learn about the Microsoft program word. Theword processor can be used for documents, letters, and resumes.Students will be able to explore the different templates Word has to offer.

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