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Sacopee Valley Adult & Community Education



Personal Enrichment

FOSTER CARE/ADOPTION Q&A - LIVE ONLINE

Free

with Kasey McDonough

Calendar Apr 8, 2024 , runs for 3 weeks

Join the A Family for ME program for a live, virtual conversation about becoming a foster/adoptive parent in Maine. Recruitment Specialists will answer your questions about the different ways to provide care for infants, teens, and siblings. If you’ve ever considered foster care or adoption, this is an excellent opportunity to learn more and get your questions answered! Learn about the licensing process and explore the various ways to support youth and provide care, including respite care. Discover ways to support foster families. Register directly: https://www.tickettailor.com/events/afamilyforme/

     Second Monday of the Month

     12-1 p.m. or 6-7 p.m.

 

 

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TAI CHI TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS

$45

with Volunteer Leader

Calendar Apr 9, 2024 at 10 am, runs for 12 weeks

Tai-Chi is one of SVACE’s longest-running classes which has experienced some gradual and wonderful changes over the years. It is now led by loyal volunteers who are willing to lead, learn, and practice the Yang Style 24 Form, the 40 Form, and the Qigong warm-ups for all attendees. Bring water and comfortable footwear. Please pre-register as a minimum of 8 people is required to run the course.

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TAI CHI – TUESDAY ONLY

$30

with Volunteer Leader

Calendar Apr 9, 2024 at 10 am, runs for 12 weeks

Tai-Chi is one of SVACE’s longest-running classes which has experienced some gradual and wonderful changes over the years. It is now led by loyal volunteers who are willing to lead, learn, and practice the Yang Style 24 Form, the 40 Form, and the Qigong warm-ups for all attendees. Bring water and comfortable footwear. Please pre-register as a minimum of 8 people is required to run the course.

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TAI CHI – THURSDAY SESSION

$30

with Volunteer Leader

Calendar Apr 11, 2024 at 10 am, runs for 12 weeks

Tai-Chi is one of SVACE’s longest-running classes which has experienced some gradual and wonderful changes over the years. It is now led by loyal volunteers who are willing to lead, learn, and practice the Yang Style 24 Form, the 40 Form, and the Qigong warm-ups for all attendees. Bring water and comfortable footwear. Please pre-register as a minimum of 8 people is required to run the course.

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FIRST-TIME HOME BUYER, SESSION 1

Free

with Megan and Erl Brown

Calendar Apr 20, 2024 at 10:30 am, runs for 1 week

Tired of paying rent? Wondering how you can buy a home and start building equity instead of paying someone else's mortgage? Come learn all about the home buying process from industry experts! This is a chance to have all your questions answered. Best of all, participants can earn a closing cost credit by attending this class! Join us and learn how you can take the next step towards home ownership! Pre-registration is not required but is very helpful due to available space.

     Megan and Erl Brown, Realtor Team

     Maine Real Estate Experts

     BrownMaineRealty.com

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COMPUTER LITERACY FOR ADULTS & SENIORS, Session 1

$3

with Renee Payeur

Calendar Apr 22, 2024 at 3 pm, runs for 2 weeks

It’s not just a matter of teaching old, young, or other “dogs” new tricks. You can do it! Technology is more user-friendly than you may realize. Learn the basics of informational and transferable skills focusing on what you want to do and how to simplify life using your computer, laptop, or tablet as well as the Internet and Gmail. Bring your laptop or tablet. If you need one to use, just let us know. Please pre-register as space is limited.

 

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HOME COMPOSTING

$12

with Brigit McCallum

Calendar Apr 22, 2024 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Tried composting and it didn’t seem to work? Are you afraid of inviting pests if you try? There are some important ingredients to composting that make the difference in developing the “black gold” that can both transform your waste and nourish your gardens. We’ll cover types of composting and containers, components of successful composting in rural and urban settings, and common problems in composting and their solutions. Please pre-register as we need a minimum of 4 people to run this class.

About Brigit: An avid gardener, researcher and teacher, Brigit loves teaching classes where everyone learns new things, and where she goes home having learned more herself, for her own gardens, and for teaching future classes.

 

HOW TO USE A SMART PHONE: NO YOU’RE NOT A DUMMY

$8

with Megan Brown

Calendar Apr 23, 2024 at 10:30 am, runs for 1 week

Afraid to ask someone how to use your phone? Don’t be! The truth is most of us find out as we go. Different phones often have the same things in different places. Let’s join forces and figure this out together! Please pre-register as space is limited.

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