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Sanford Community Adult Education

Personal Enrichment

Every Picture Tells a Story: Organizing Photographs


with Jill Braceland

Calendar Oct 16, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Enjoy Jill's friendly and well-organized presentation as you learn techniques to work through that box of photographs. Integrating the stories behind the pictures will also by explored.



Fall Floristry


with Jazzmyne Kostelnik

Calendar Oct 6, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Learn to make a variety of fall themed arrangements. Instructor Jazzmyne Kolstelnik of Kaleidoscope Arrangements will guide you in combining the use of fresh flowers, dried flowers, and cut-paper florals to create one of a kind arrangements. Make your own Halloween themed decorations, or a harvest wreath appropriate for the entire fall season! Feel free to bring any small decorative items or reference photos. Materials fee of $56 payable at class.


Framed Mosaic Sun-catcher


with Tara Finlay

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

Back by popular demand, create a stunning work of art to hang in your window using the many items provided such as sea glass, colored glass, shells, and more. In class we prepare the frames and design and attach the items and the way to hang the finished product. Then you will be given access to an online video to do the optional final step at home-encasing the items in a hard coating of resin. A resin alternative will be demonstrated in class.  Materials fee of $30 payable to instructor at class.



Hands Only CPR 11/10


with Lyn Dowler

Calendar Nov 10, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Most people who experience cardiac arrest at home, work or in public die because they don't receive immediate CPR from someone on the scene. As a bystander, don't be afraid. Your actions can only help!  Step 1, call 911 (better yet, get someone else to call).  Step 2, start hard and fast compressions in the center of the chest to the beat of any tune that is 100 to 120 beats per minute! Get prepared to save lives!


Ink Painting/Pendants


with Tara Finlay

Calendar Sep 29, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

If you like color, this class is for you.  Using alcohol inks and special paper, create little works of abstract art that you can keep whole for framing, or use the pendant trays and glass cabochons provided to create wearable pendants featuring your creations. If you took the class already and want to further explore the use of alcohol inks, please feel free to join again. The materials fee ($7) can be adjusted if you don't want to do the pendants and instead want to create frameable works of art.



Intro to MS Word


with Sue Lamoreau

Calendar Sep 24, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Do you stumble through using MS Word?  Sure, you are comfortable with the basics of inputting information and spacing it on the document.  You make one change and the whole document changes.  You can make your life a lot easier by learning the power of proper formatting techniques:  adjusting margins, setting tabs, making indentations, adding bullets, and applying page layouts.  Not using the proper tools can slow you down and leave you frustrated.  Join us for this three-week class and together we can solve those issues!  First you will review the basics.  Then you will learn some tips & tricks to take out the door and make an ordinary document extraordinary.  No class 10/8.



Intro to Trauma Sensitive Yoga


with Kelcy McNamara

Calendar Nov 14, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Join Kelcy McNamara for this two-hour introduction to Trauma Center Trauma Sensitive Yoga.  Kelcy has been trained by the Boston Trauma Center to facilitate TCTSY.  Come experience and learn about this SAMSHA approved, adjunctive treatment for people with Complex Trauma or PTSD.  This is suitable for all abilities and no previous experience required.  This class welcomes yoga students, teachers, clinicians or anyone interested in learning about this modality.  (Please bring a yoga mat!)  This session does not offer physical assists.


Introduction to Beekeeping


with Brian Pride

Calendar Nov 14, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This is a one-session overview of keeping bees with brief presentations about the time, commitment and financial considerations involved with the hobby. We will review the equipment necessary to establish your own hive and options for placement of hives at various locations. Seasonal management of hives, pests and diseases of the hive and products of the hive will be discussed.  This is an interactive program with time for questions and answers.

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