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Bangor Adult & Community Education



Personal Enrichment

French For Beginners Part II

$55

with Dennis Michaud

Calendar Oct 31, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 7 weeks

This second part of the beginner’s French program resumes its emphasis on the four language skills of French: listening, reading, writing and speaking. Continue to have fun and to develop your confidence in expressing yourself in French as you do the preparation study at home, and then engage further in meaningful, real-life conversations in the classroom, as well as in listening, reading and writing activities related to the communicating contents of the course’s Book 1: Essential French manual and CDs. Topics to be covered in Part II will be “At home” and “Describing things”. Free online audio-visual flashcards and interactive games and quizzes also provide additional reinforcement for all of the lessons’ topics.

To enroll in enrichment classes, participants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.

Gardening: Fall Planting and Winter Prep

$20

with Ivonne Vazquez

Calendar Sep 24, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

The fall garden is a wonderful place full of promise and opportunity. As many delightful blooms of late summer fade, you can still plant, reap and sow in your garden into November and sometimes, beyond! In this workshop, you will learn how and what to harvest, store, plant and techniques for putting your garden to bed for the season. Participants will work on a hands-on activity, view a photographic slide show, receive and review handouts and leave with a schedule of fall and winter gardening activities. Open to all skill levels.

Gardening: Planting, Harvesting, and Using Garlic

$20

with Ivonne Vazquez

Calendar Oct 3, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Creating wonderful dishes using your own garlic, is a feeling (and taste) like no other. Learn: preparing the garlic bed, how and when to plant your garlic in Maine, which varieties do well in this zone, how to mulch for good winter coverage, how much to water, weed, feed during the growing season, when to harvest and use scapes and why, when to harvest and cure garlic, how to store for home use well into the following year. In this class you will participate in a hands-on activity (planting garlic cloves), develop an understanding of the garlic planting process and leave with a schedule of garlic bed care to be used year after year. Open to all skill levels. Fee does not include $10 payable to instructor for materials.

Gardening: Planting, Harvesting, and Using Garlic

$20

with Ivonne Vazquez

Calendar Oct 10, 2018 at 6:30 pm

Creating wonderful dishes using your own garlic, is a feeling (and taste) like no other. Learn: preparing the garlic bed, how and when to plant your garlic in Maine, which varieties do well in this zone, how to mulch for good winter coverage, how much to water, weed, feed during the growing season, when to harvest and use scapes and why, when to harvest and cure garlic, how to store for home use well into the following year. In this class you will participate in a hands-on activity (planting garlic cloves), develop an understanding of the garlic planting process and leave with a schedule of garlic bed care to be used year after year. Open to all skill levels. Fee does not include $10 payable to instructor for materials.

Hearty Soups

$75

with Cathy Speronis

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Soups that will warm you up! In this class you will learn how to create rich, satisfying soups that everyone will love. Some of the soups we will be making are Loaded Baked Potato, Beef Barley and Farmhouse Chicken Noodle Soup.

To enroll in enrichment classes, participants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.

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Intermediate French Part II

$55

with Dennis Michaud

Calendar Oct 29, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Continue your growth in French skills using Book 2: Intermediate French and its CDs for another six class sessions of fun and rewarding experience while cultivating your personal, already acquired French talents in listening, reading, writing and speaking. Sub-topics in Part II will include: Location, Using Colors, Reflexive Verbs, Reflexive Verbs in The Negative, To Go, Expressions Using To GO, To Eat, Some, On, and The Near Future Verb Tense. Free online audio-visual flashcards and interactive games and quizzes also provide additional reinforcement for all of the lessons’ topics.

To enroll in enrichment classes, participants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.

Intermediate Spanish

$55

with Annia Warner

Calendar Oct 31, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 7 weeks

This class is is a continuation of Spanish for Beginners part I and part II.Annia Warner is a native of Costa Rica, Central America. Senora Warner has taught Spanish in the Bangor Adult Education program for several years and previously taught Spanish for children at private schools.

To enroll in enrichment classes, participants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.

Macro Photography

$35

with Noel Topping

Calendar Oct 11, 2018 at 6:30 pm

Come and enjoy learning about the big-little world of Macro Photography, with Tips and Tricks by Noel Topping. Be prepared to have an excuse in the future to buy the many different gadgets that will be demonstrated for use with Macro (Close-Up) photography. Different styles of Close Up photography will be demonstrated along with the varying gear used to achieve the photos.

To enroll in enrichment classes, particpants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.





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