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Driver's Edge Driving School April 2018 Class
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Driver's Edge Driving School April 2018 Class

Free
Calendar Apr 23, 2018 at 3 pm, runs for 5 weeks
Driver's Edge Driving School offers Driver's Education at MDIHS. Students must be at least 15 years old by the date of the first class. Registrations forms can be found at the MDIHS main office or contact the Adult Ed office or on the website. The state requires 30 hours of classroom instruction as well as 10 driving hours with an instructor. The driving hours will be scheduled with the Driver's Edge staff once the class begins. A deposit of $100 must be returned with the registration form to hold the space. Checks should be made to “Driver's Edge Driving School” and mailed or brought to MDIHS Main Office. An email will be sent to parents and students with the details 7-10 days prior to the first class as a reminder to bring in the ID forms as well as the balance of payment ($395).

Requirements at or before the first class: student's birth certificate and SS# OR current passport (Copies will be made). Pay total cost of $495. A deposit of $100 must be returned with the registration form to hold the space. Checks should be made to “Driver's Edge Driving School” and mailed or brought to MDIHS Main Office. An email will be sent to parents and students with the details 7-10 days prior to the first class as a reminder to bring in the ID forms as well as the balance of paymen

Driver's Edge Driving School June 2018 Class
Registration Unavailable

Driver's Edge Driving School June 2018 Class

Free
Calendar Jun 18, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 5 weeks
Driver's Edge Driving School offers Driver's Education at MDIHS. Students must be at least 15 years old by the date of the first class. Registrations forms can be found at the MDIHS main office or contact the Adult Ed office or on the website. The state requires 30 hours of classroom instruction as well as 10 driving hours with an instructor. The driving hours will be scheduled with the Driver's Edge staff once the class begins. A deposit of $100 must be returned with the registration form to hold the space. Checks should be made to “Driver's Edge Driving School” and mailed or brought to MDIHS Main Office. An email will be sent to parents and students with the details 7-10 days prior to the first class as a reminder to bring in the ID forms as well as the balance of payment ($395).

Requirements at or before the first class: student's birth certificate and SS# OR current passport (Copies will be made). Pay total cost of $495. Class time hours and dates will be finalized by May 1. Note that this class will be held after school is over so class times may be in the morning 9-12 starting June 18 (tentative). A deposit of $100 must be returned with the registration form to hold the space. Checks should be made to “Driver's Edge Driving School” and mailed or brought to MDIHS

Grow Your Own Organic Garden! W18

$10

with Suzanne Morse

Calendar Apr 4, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
Join this highly popular class offered by MOFGA! Interested in learning how to grow your own vegetables in a sustainable manner? Join us for an evening-long workshop on how to grow your own garden organically. Topics covered: soil science, enriching soil, fundamentals of composting, crop rotation, use of green manures, plant vs week identification, weed control, dealing with pests, etc. The instructor is an experienced farmer or gardener in our area. Free seeds will be provided! All are welcome, from first-timers to experienced gardeners who want to experiment with new techniques. We will even send you home with free seeds!

All attendees will receive a copy of the presentation as well as resource guide.

Will run

Maine Driving Dynamics for 65+ year olds W18

$25

with Donald Saunders

Calendar Apr 7, 2018 at 8 am, runs for 1 week
Maine Driving Dynamics is a Maine sponsored, 5-hour defensive driving course that offers all drivers the opportunity to improve their defensive driving abilities. Course includes discussion of collision avoidance techniques, safety issues, driver habits and attitudes, and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine highways. The class is taught by a certified Maine Driving Dynamics instructor in a format that engages students with lectures, videos, and class discussion/participation. Those completing the course will receive a three-point credit on their driving record. Students 55 and older can receive an insurance discount from their insurer.

Class will be held in the Adult Ed building behind the high school out by the tennis courts.

Maine Driving Dynamics for under 65 years old W18

$40

with Donald Saunders

Calendar Apr 7, 2018 at 8 am
Maine Driving Dynamics is a Maine sponsored, 5-hour defensive driving course that offers all drivers the opportunity to improve their defensive driving abilities. Course includes discussion of collision avoidance techniques, safety issues, driver habits and attitudes, and the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers on Maine highways. The class is taught by a certified Maine Driving Dynamics instructor in a format that engages students with lectures, videos, and class discussion/participation. Those completing the course will receive a three-point credit on their driving record. Students 55 and older can receive an insurance discount from their insurer.

65+ years old please look for the class Maine Driving Dynamics for 65+ or call us at 288-4703 to get your discounted rate of $25.

Microsoft Excel for MAC: an Introduction

$55

with Steven Nickerson

Calendar Mar 26, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks
This course is designed for students running Microsoft Excel on a Mac computer. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to create and save basic spreadsheets, apply formatting to spreadsheets, and perform basic functions. This course is for students who desire to gain the necessary skills to perform their day-t-day responsibilities, and who want to learn something new or use the application to be more productive in their work.

Bring you fully charged Mac laptop with Microsoft Excel installed.

The "Gradual Yes Method" of Sales (for authors) W18

$20
Calendar Apr 5, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
Promoting a book is a marathon, not a sprint, and authors can often get overwhelmed before they even begin. You will get information on traditional and internet book marketing and ways to avoid burnout with tools to break down markeing tasks into realistic steps. These tools are used with the "Gradual Yes Method"- ten basic sales truths, specifically for authors.





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