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Cribbage
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Cribbage

$35

with Kate Martino

Calendar Apr 23, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks

Originating in England, Cribbage is a fun, easy-to-learn, strategic card game played with 2 or 3 people utilizing a cribbage board. This course will cover the basics – objective of the game, dealing, beginning play, pegging, defense, ‘The Crib’ and scoring. Cribbage is currently “hot” in colleges across the country! Both new players and players who want to refresh their skills are welcome. $35. 5 wks 6:00-8:00 p.m. Begins Mon 4/23 CHRHS Rm 220 Kate Martino has been an avid whist player for over 50 years and has enjoyed playing cribbage since the early 60’s.

 

Declutter Your Home and Free Up Time

$25

with Diane Smith

Calendar Apr 26, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

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Learn practical tips from a professional home organizer to create time for what is important in life by bringing order and simplicity to your home. Discover your home’s possibilities, how it can be a calm, private retreat and joyful place of inspiration, with many or few possessions that delight you and nurture your happiness. Life is easier when your space is stress free, objects are easier to find, and cherished possessions reflect your joys and priorities. It’s fun to declutter. Come and share your own challenges and success stories. Registration $25. 3 weeks 6:00-8:00 p.m. Begins Thurs 4/26 CHRHS Rm 224 Diane Smith, owner of A Simple Life Awaits You…Organizing Your Home has been inspiring clients through confidential, gentle coaching since 2006 and has over 10 years experience teaching adult education classes.

 

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Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms of New England and Eastern Canada

$20

with David Spahr

Calendar May 2, 2018 at 6:30 pm

This class will feature easy-to-understand information on finding, collecting, identifying, and preparing the safer and more common edible and medicinal mushroom species of New England and Eastern Canada. Whether you are a cook, forager, herbalist, or restaurateur you will enjoy this class. The book "Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms of New England and Eastern Canada" will be available for purchase in class for $21. Registration $20. 1 night 6:30-8:30 p.m. Class Wed 5/2 CHRHS Rm 211 David Spahr is a naturalist, photographer and forest farmer who has collected, photographed, and eaten wild mushrooms for 35 years. He is a member of the Maine Mycological Association and maintains a web site devoted to the subject, mushroom-collecting.com. He is currently writing a book on foraging.

 

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Foraging

$20

with David Spahr

Calendar Jun 2, 2018 at 10 am

Learn about edible and medicinal wild plants and fungi. We will be examining commonly found "spring things" including nutritious greens, their uses, and their niche in the local ecology. Class will meet near the windmill behind school. Registration $20. 1 day 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Class Sat 6/2 CHRHS Windmill David Spahr is a naturalist, photographer and forest farmer who has collected, photographed, and eaten wild mushrooms for 35 years. He is a member of the Maine Mycological Association and maintains a web site devoted to the subject, mushroom-collecting.com. He is currently writing a book on foraging.

 

Gentle Yoga 4.25.18

$50

with Erika Manning

Calendar Apr 25, 2018 at 9:45 am, runs for 7 weeks

An open class for all levels. Students of all abilities and ages will be invited to slow down, review the basics, breathe, rest, relax and renew. Students must be able to get down and up off the floor by themselves or with the help of a chair. Please eat lightly, layer clothing, and bring a mat and blanket to class. Registration $50. 7 wks 9:45.-11:00 a.m. Begins Wed 4/25 Midcoast Recreation Center Erika Manning is a licensed massage therapist as well as a certified Yoga therapist and has taught the practice of Yoga for over two decades. She has taught numerous weekly classes to many different populations, and was a past faculty member of Namaste Institute’s Yoga Teacher Training Program as well as their Massage Therapy Program. Her interest and training lie in the therapeutic use of Yoga as it relates to the individual. She practices massage, Yoga and energy therapies in midcoast Maine.

 

Golf for Beginners

$100

with Alex Plummer

Calendar May 25, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This course will focus on how to begin playing the game of golf. Each week will cover a different aspect of the game from basic rules, formats of play, and history of the sport through a fourth week playing a nine hole round of golf. Along the way students will learn the mechanics of the golf swing, use of clubs, putting and chipping and be introduced to the variety of golf equipment and apparel that is essential to playing the game. At the end of the course students will feel confident in their game regardless of age, ability and physique. This class does not have a senior rate. Registration $100. 4 weeks 1:00-3:00 p.m. Begins Fri 5/25 Goose River Golf Club 50 Park St., Rockport Alex Plummer is a PGA apprentice studying to obtain his Class A certification. He has been involved in the golf business for 9 years, teaching golf for the past 4. He was an assistant at Goose River Golf Club before moving on to the Samoset as their first assistant professional. Currently he is in his second year as the head golf professional at Goose River Golf Club. Alex wants to introduce the great game of golf to as many people as he can.

 

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Jewelry - Earrings for Beginners 4.25.18

$40

with Karyl Brown

Calendar Apr 25, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Cutting, stamping, doming, soldering and wire wrapping are some of the basic jewelry-making and silversmithing techniques you will learn in this class. Fabricate your own ear wires for three pair of earrings: a gemstone dangle teardrop, a hammered disc and a pair of lentil dangle earrings. You will learn the skills to craft your own jewelry confidently at home and have three sets of earrings to keep as your own or gift to someone special. Registration $40, plus materials fee of $50, payable to the instructor on the first night. 3 weeks 6:00-8:30 p.m. Begins Wed 4/25 CHRHS 2D Art Karyl Brown is a silversmith and illustrator who evolved from beading and cold connected jewelry into metal working after taking a similar soldering class which vanquished her fear of fire and of soldering and opened up a new creative world.

 

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Jewelry - Earrings for Beginners 5.16.18

$40

with Karyl Brown

Calendar May 16, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Cutting, stamping, doming, soldering and wire wrapping are some of the basic jewelry-making and silversmithing techniques you will learn in this class. Fabricate your own ear wires for three pair of earrings: a gemstone dangle teardrop, a hammered disc and a pair of lentil dangle earrings. You will learn the skills to craft your own jewelry confidently at home and have three sets of earrings to keep as your own or gift to someone special. Registration $40, plus materials fee of $50, payable to the instructor on the first night. 3 weeks 6:00-8:30 p.m. Begins Wed 5/16 CHRHS 2D Art Karyl Brown is a silversmith and illustrator who evolved from beading and cold connected jewelry into metal working after taking a similar soldering class which vanquished her fear of fire and of soldering and opened up a new creative world.

 

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