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Achieve Confident Public Speaking with Hypnosis
with Hugh Sadlier
Release all aspects of public speaking discomfort with hypnosis. You can understand and completely disconnect what had contributed to your discomfort in front of groups. You can empower yourself to feel completely confident, comfortable and relaxed whenever presenting to a group. 1 Session.
with Sandi Cirillo
In this workshop we'll learn how to make felted bowls using wool and various wet and needle felting techniques. The bowls can then be embellished and students are encouraged to bring various materials to class to use for this (yarn, buttons, beads, etc.). Bring an old towel and scissors. Materials fee: $8, payable to the instructor at the beginning of class. 1 Session.
Happy Bluegrass Jamming
with Resa Randolph
This class is for anyone who loves bluegrass jamming. Instruction will cover jamming etiquette, how each instrument fits in, taking basic breaks, and singing. Traditional bluegrass and non-traditional acoustice instruments are welcome. Please note, however, that you must know how to play your instrument (instruction on playing an instrument is not provided); you must be able to tune your instrument quickly and accurately using an electronic tuner; you must be able to play commonly used chords and change between these chords smoothly. It is helpful if you can recognize chord forms as played on a guitar. Please also note that bluegrass guitar uses a pick. 8 Sessions.
with Sandi Cirillo
Students taking this class will learn about more advanced drawing techniques and processes. This class is for those who have some knowledge of basic drawing skills and want to continue exploring this medium. It is not a beginning drawing class. All materials are supplied by the instructor. 3 Sessions.
Japanese Shibori Silk Scarves
with Sandi Cirillo
"Shibori" is the Japanese resist method of creating designs on silk scarves using PVC pipes. This is a unique process of wrapping our scarves around the pipe and watch as our creativity with silk dyes takes over, spilling the color onto the pipe in layer after layer. You will also be given the opportunity to paint directly on your scarves. The science of art and the creativity of the individual unite in this workshop to produce two finished scarves that can be worn with pride or given as gifts. All participants should wear old clothes and bring an old towel to class. Materials fee: $10, payable to the instructor at the beginning of class. 1 Session.
King's Bucksport Driving School
with Danny King
Taught by a certified Class A driving instructor, this ten class, comprehensive program effectively prepares beginning drivers to receive their permit. Program includes 30 hours of classroom instruction and 10 hours of behind the wheel driving instruction, as well as all class handouts, testing materials, Maine Motorist Handbook, and Course Completion Certificate. Provided that all driving hours are completed and permit test passes, permits are issued on the last day of class! Most students receive their permits within 30 days. Registration Fee: Payable to King's Bucksport Driving School. Permit Fee: $35 (payable to the Secretary of State). References available upon request.
Mom/Dad and Me Crochet
with Tonya Sprague
A fun class to learn to crochet together. You will be learning what each stitch is and how to make it while learning to read a pattern. Some of the projects to choose from are headbands, bracelets, ponytail holders, and more. There will be a demonstration at the end of the class. For this class, you will need 1 size H or I crochet hook and 1 skein worsted weight yarn. 1 Session. $30 for parent & first child, $5 for each additional child.
Personalized Party Decorations That Won't Break the Budget
with Kathy Pelletier
Whether you are planning a party, shower, or reception and need ideas for centerpieces and favors that are unique and won't cost a fortune or just a dedicated do it yourselfer, this class will get you started. Join us for this two-hour workshop and learn how to personalize and create low cost table decorations for your next event. Preregistration with payment at least one week prior to workshop or instructor permission is required. 1 Session.