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Cooking with Sea Vegetables_4.28
with Kara Ibarguen
In this 3 hour workshop, learn about the exciting variety of ocean plants to which Maine plays host and their many culinary uses. Broaden your seaweed palate and understand the nutritional benefits of adding sea vegetables to your diet. There will be prepping tips and lots of fun recipes. Explore a new twist on an old favorite as we warm up with Dulse Corn Chowder. Get inspired by an Alaria (Atlantic Wakame) Salad with Sesame-Tamari Dressing, Kelp Smoothies, and more!
Culinary Adventure 3: FIORE and Chef Tim Lewis
with Tim Lewis
Attendees will take an interactive, hands on approach to simple meal preparation incorporating FIORE products. Chef Tim will provide guidance and technical skills education as he guides the class through the preparation, cooking and plating phases. Participants will dine on the fruits of their labor. Pat O’Brien will provide background information on sourcing and production of oils and balsamics used.
Drawing - Outside the Box
with Naomi Howe
A fun and creative class for students who have prior experience with basic drawing techniques. This class will incorporate concepts of line, shading, value, texture, ratio and proportion, using black & white, color and mixed media. Quick drawing exercises will jump-start each class. There is no text, but a suggested list of materials will be provided.
eBay Buying and Selling_Spring
with Mike Lokuta
This two-night class will be an exploration of how to utilize eBay, the on-line auction, as a buyer or seller. We will walk you through how to create an account, the eBay fee structure, and the anatomy of a sale. Describing and photographing items, tips, tricks, and pitfalls will be discussed. A short discussion about tax liability and eBay No-No’s will be included. Laptop computers will be available for your use. This course is for the eBay novice or dabbler, so bring your questions to class for discussion.
Marlinspike Seamanship-Nautical Art_April
with Gene Reil
With the aid of the classic guide, Marlinspike Sailor by Herbie Garret Smith, learn to manipulate various types of rope to create key fobs, bracelets, pouches, floor mats and more. This book was originally written and illustrated 60 years ago, but remains the go-to guide for clear instruction and inspiration in rope craft. The book and a few simple tools and cording will get you deep into the handwork.
with Brooke Jansen
Determining which Medicare plan you need can feel like a maze of uncertainty. You will be provided information regarding Medicare, Medicare prescription drug coverage, Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare Supplemental plans, and tips on how to save money, avoid paying penalties and how to navigate through the process with more confidence. Brooke Jansen is the Aging and Disability Resource Counselor for Spectrum Generations, a non-profit organization.
Free but you must call to register.
with Audrey McGlashan
Designed for those who wish to acquire or improve their basic skills in watercolor painting. You’ll be introduced to new skills and approaches each week, with plenty of class time to work on a painting and get instructor feedback. A list of student-grade watercolor paints, brushes, paper and sundries is available when you register.