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Adult Beginner Tennis ~ Saturdays

$77

with Dan Veilleux

Calendar Sep 30, 2017 at 8 am, runs for 5 weeks

This course is for beginning players or players who have not played for a long time.  We teach strokes, positioning and a little game play.  

Adult Beginner Tennis ~ Thursdays am

$77

with Dan Veilleux

Calendar Sep 28, 2017 at 9 am, runs for 5 weeks

This course is for beginning players or players who have not played for a long time.  We teach strokes, positioning and a little game play.  

Beyond the Point and Shoot Camera

$60

with Lloyd Cutting

Calendar Oct 16, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This course will cover the basic and advanced controls of a Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) camera with interchangeable lenses, their function, and how to use them. The camera modes will include: P, Automatic, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, Manual mode and the use of the histogram. Setting the white balance, continuous shooting mode and some of the auto focus modes. We’ll also take a look at the Zone System (Adams) and how it can be used with the DSLR camera, look at some difficult lighting situations and explore B & W photography. 

Bring your DSLR 35mm camera with interchangeable lenses to class. 

Dog Obedience

$60

with Donna Cassista

Calendar Sep 13, 2017 at 5:30 pm, runs for 5 weeks

This is a beginner dog obedience class appropriate for dogs 4 months and up. Positive teaching method will be used to teach sit, down, come, walk safely on a leash as well as behavioral problems and leadership for the owners. Well-fitting flat collar and 6 foot non-chain/flexible leash needed.

Functional Fitness for Older Adults

$50

with Susan Deblois

Calendar Sep 26, 2017 at 9 am, runs for 6 weeks

This six-week program was designed specifically with older adults in mind. This 45 minute class will help you build strength, maintain bone density and improve your balance (reduce risk of falling and maintain the independence of performing activities in daily life). This is a highly effective exercise program based on safe and simple strength training.

Get Golf Ready Beginner-Tuesdays

$75

with Ed Balboni

Calendar Sep 12, 2017 at 5 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Learn the fun and relaxing sport of golf.  This six week clinic will cover short game, long game, golf course etiquette and rules, with the goal of making you comfortable on the course.  Students should have their own clubs.

Get Golf Ready Intermediate-Thursdays

$75

with Ed Balboni

Calendar Sep 14, 2017 at 5 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This class is for the golfer with some game experience whose goals are to improve their golf game on the course.

Hunter Safety

$10

with Craig Gerry

Calendar Sep 20, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife’s Hunter Education Course is more than a “gun safety” class. This basic mandatory course consists of classroom and home instruction/study. Each course is taught by a trained certified volunteer instructor according to statewide standards. Students are provided with a course handbook, outdoor survival information, and additional handouts.  Home study is required. You must be on time and attend both classes.

Two classes: Wednesday, September 20, 6-9pm AND Saturday, September 30, 8:30am - 4:30pm. Both at Winthrop Middle School Cafeteria

 Craig Gerry is the Maine Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Safety Coordinator for Kennebec County-Hunter Safety, Ourdoor Safety Programs.

He has taught as a volunteer for 10 years plus for IFW before becoming a Regional Safety Coordinator. Craig holds a Registered Maine Guide License for hunting, fishing, and recreational. 





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