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MAINE DRIVING DYNAMICS

with CHANTEL PLUMMER

Apr
3

April 3rd to 5th, 2023

$40 More Info

This course offers drivers the opportunity to improve their driving abilities. This five-hour course includes collision avoidance techniques, safety issues, driver habits and attitudes, and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine’s highways. A certified Maine Driving Dynamics instructor teaches the course. Participants must attend both evenings. Those completing the course will receive a three point credit on their driving record.(Please include your driver’s license number and date of birth when registering)

Need to call the Franklin County Adult Education at 207-778-3460.

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BIRCH TREE WATERCOLOR – 2

with Katherine Richards

Mar
2

March 2nd to 23rd, 2023

$45 More Info

Birch trees are the most rewarding and therefore fun trees to paint. You will explore birches in different seasons and settings. You will learn basic watercolor techniques while learning landscape color theory. The instructor will supply classroom watercolors to use, but, if you like, you are encouraged to bring your own materials.

Materials fee: $20 pay instructor at 1st class.

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FOLD FORMING

with VERA JOHNSON

Price not available More Info

THIS IS NOT CONFIRMATION OF ENROLLMENT 

If you are interested in learning when and where the class is, please register on this “INTEREST ONLY” list. 

Here we get more involved and explore more. Fold forming is used to describe folding softened or annealed metal giving it dimension and sculptural design. In this workshop you’ll learn how to anneal, fold, forge and air hase the metal to create organic shapes and twists. Fold forming is used in sculpture, jewelry design and more. You could leave with a couple of pieces; we will discuss patinas and fin shes. Bring a plastic cottage cheese or similar larger container to begin your patina to take home with you to let it cure. 

Location: Vera’s Iron & Vine - 87 High Street, Wilton, Maine 04294 

Dates: TBA - 4 hour class 

Days: Sunday 

TO GET ON THE "INTEREST ONLY" LIST PLEASE CALL 207-778-3460

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GARDEN TOMATO PRODUCTION

with Nick Rowley

Feb
7

February 7th, 2023

$20 More Info

Come learn about growning tomatoes! Tomatoes are one of the most valuable and sought-after produce items in the garden. Th s course will be a basic overview of tomato production for small gardens to small farms and will cover topics such as: tomato varieties, cultivation, pruning and pest control. Students only need note taking items and the desire to grow good tomatoes!

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STAYING TECH SAVVY IN THE 21ST CENTURY

with MICHAEL BURD

May
1

May 1st, 2023

Free More Info

Topical topics to include: Security overview, Identity protection, Browser maintenance, Spotting scams, Online Safeth best-practices, Media Bias Choosing the right low/no-cost safety/security software-and lots more! 

 

You need to pick one of the dates for the class either 5/1 or 5/8 

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PLAY CHESS

with Robert Moment

$15 More Info

This course provides a venue for chess players in Franklin County to meet and enjoy some quality playing time. The course is not instructional; it is intended for the enjoyment of playing the game, and for making the acquaintance of local players at all levels. If you have a chess set, bring it along. (Not required)

Contact: farmingtonchessing.org