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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.


For Parents of Boys 9/4


with UGotClass

Calendar Sep 4, 2018 , runs for 4 weeks

Boys learn differently than girls, get worse grades than girls, and face certain challenges in school.  Find out how you can help your son succeed more in school. Discover why males do 30% less school work than females, fidget more, like new and hard challenges, and more.   Then take home 9 tips for helping your boy learn and succeed more in school. You’ll also find out something new about how you learn.  Anyone interested is welcome to attend. eBook included.

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 free of $30 payable to instructor at class.


Goodwill Work Force Solutions

Calendar Aug 14, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

If you are 16-24 years old, 18+ with low income, or a person with a disability and you have a barrier to employment...., you may qualify for GWWFS funds to assist you in continuing your education toward a specific employment goal.

For instance, if you don't have a High School credential, GWWFS may be able to pay for books, materials and transportation so you can come to SCAE and get your DIPLOMA or HiSET.

For more information, please join us for a FREE information night on Tuesday, August 14 at 6 p.m.  Please pre-register.

Guerilla Marketing


with Nancy McCallum

Calendar Sep 18, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Write press releases, Facebook posts, website content, blogs (and don't forget Instagram photos!) to reach new and existing customers. Potential customers will be more interested in your business if they feel a connection to you. Tell them "the story" of how your business came to be, and let them know how "the story" is unfolding. Discover what your story is, and then make a marketing plan to reach out to customers, without cost to you.

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 Excel


with Sue Lamoreau

Calendar Sep 13, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Excel, we either love it or we hate it.  It’s a powerful spreadsheet software that can do so many practical things, from the business setting to organizing personal information.  Why take the time to add up columns and rows when one button can do all the work for you?  If you’ve tried your hand at it and realize you’re missing some skills to make the most of the program, or you need to brush up on your Excel skills for work, this three-week class is just for you.  We’ll talk about populating a spreadsheet with data and then formatting that data to produce clear and concise documents that will save you time and frustration.


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