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A Buyers and Sellers Guide to Home Inspection
with Jeffrey Campbell
If you are considering purchasing or selling property, you will want to know the real condition of all the important aspects of it before making a commitment. Exterior grounds, decks, driveways, roof, electrical systems, plumbing, heating, lighting, and more, are areas that a home inspector will investigate. Join Jeff Campbell, a Certified Master Home Inspector, who will talk about the process of inspecting homes and the easy-to-understand report that the prospective homeowner will receive.
Admissions Process & General Information Session - Understanding Blackboard & Online Learning
with Laurie Ficker
In this one-night workshop, students will learn the basic navigation required to participate in online courses through Blackboard, the online content management system used by many institutions, including the University of Maine at Augusta for online course participation. In addition, students will review the admission application process, talk about degree programs, placement testing, tuition and fees. Students attending will get their $40 UMA application fee waived and a free water bottle!
Adult, Infant, Child CPR & First Aid--Session II
with Vicki Dill
This class includes CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) for Adult, Child and Infant, as well as AED (automated external defibrillator) and First Aid. Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and care for individuals in emergency situations including cardiac arrest. Emphasis will be on providing basic care until advanced medical care personnel arrive and take charge. American Heart Association CPR certification will be awarded upon successful completion of class requirements. Class may run until 9:00 p.m.
Alcohol Ink - A Whimsical Love Tree
with Kellie Chasse
Join Portland Jetport's featured artist and experienced instructor Kellie Chasse, as she shows you how to paint with colorful alcohol inks. Learn to use them on yupo paper and create a beautiful, bold, and spontaneous LOVE TREE! Receive step-by-step instructions and complete a 5"x 7" ink painting in one night! No art experience is needed. All painting supplies will be provided by the instructor along with an 8"x 10" acid-free mat, foam core backing and plastic sleeve. There will be a $10.00 materials fee payable to the instructor on the night of the class.
American Sign Language - Level I
with Alma Simmons
The ability to sign is a rewarding skill using the hands, face, and body to communicate with others. You will build a vocabulary, learn to sign easy sentences and gain insight into the Deaf/Hard of Hearing culture. This class is designed for beginners who want to learn a new language. Students are responsible for purchasing text book from their preferred book seller, Signing, How to speak with your hands, ISBN 055337539-3.
American Sign Language-Level II
with Alma Simmons
This class is designed for those who want to expand their basic skills. Continue to build your vocabulary and signing techniques as you progress to a higher level. We will take a class trip to a local restaurant to practice our sign language skills. Come join us; it will be fun and exciting! Students will be able to use the same text book they purchased for ASL I, Signing, How to Speak with Your Hands, ISBN 055337539-3.
Art Night Out - Collage Glass Charm
with Art Night Out
Make your own meaningful mini-collages using paper, text, photos and other ephemera. Collage techniques include color washing, glazing, and applying pigment powders. After completing your two-sided collage, you will place it between glass and finish with a unique, solderless metal frame to achieve a polished look. This technique can be used to create ornaments or embellishments for jewelry design. NOTE: If using your own images, ONLY laser copies will work in these collages. Size of charm is 1"x 3". Workshop fee includes all materials needed to make one two-sided ornament/charm. There are only 8 seats available for this class. Register early.
Art Night Out - Drilled Sea Glass Necklace & Key Chain
with Art Night Out
Learn the secrets to drilling glass, stones and shells. Add colorful beads and spirals using our easy wire-wrapped loop techniques to create your own unique jewelry. Use our collection of sea glass, beach stones and shells, or bring your own favorites. Workshop fee includes all materials to make one pendant and one key chain. There are only 8 seats available for this class. Register early.