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American Sign Language - ASL 1 W17

$69

with Carrie Pierce

Jan 26, 2017 at 5 pm, runs for 8 weeks
Students will learn Deaf culture tendencies; focus on asking questions with appropriate ASL grammar structure. Topics will include family, calendar, school building, animals, feelings and actions. This beginner's class is very engaging and interactive.

Carrie Pierce enjoys teaching ASL and provides a dynamic and fun environment where participants take part in a variety of interactive learning experiences. Carrie is certified by the American Sign Language Teachers Association, the State of Maine (for Early Childhood Special Education and Deaf Education), and has both Bachelors and Masters degrees from Gallaudet University. She has taught in schools and universities all over Maine.

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American Sign Language II W17

$69

with Curt Barsness

Jan 26, 2017 at 6:30 pm, runs for 8 weeks
Let's have fun learning more sign language! Curt will teach you how to use sign language with expression! This class will take you beyond the basics. Come prepared to have fun!

ASL 1 or equivalent introduction to sign language Curt will teach the first 2-3 weeks of this class. Carrie Pierce will teach the remaining classes.

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Becoming a Writer W17

$57

with Andrea Lepcio

Jan 19, 2017 at 4 pm, runs for 8 weeks
We will explore the art and craft of writing in the form of your choice. Novels, memoirs, screenplays, poems, plays, nonfiction, etc. are all welcome. Students will develop a writing practice and explore their personal voice. Class time will include exercises and time to listen and give feedback on each others work. Please bring and laptop or notebook to class.

Andrea Lepcio is best known for Looking for the Pony, a finalist for the Dramatists Guild Hull-Warriner Award, and for the NEA OUtstanding New American Play Award. It was presented in a "Tolling World Premiere" Off-Broadway at Vital Theatre Company in New York and Synchronicity Performance Group in Atlanta and subsequent productions. Recent productions includ Tunnel Vision at Off the Wall in Pittsburgh, Dinner at Home between Deaths at Odyssey Theatre in Los Angeles and The Gold at New York Musi

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Boating Skills and Seamanship W17

$55

with Fran McDevitt

Jan 19, 2017 at 7 pm, runs for 13 weeks
BS&S students will learn a variety of topics: types of boats ; their uses, aids to navigation, weather and forecasting, nautical rules of the road, electronic and lifesaving equipment, theory, and nautical knot tying. Upon successful completion, graduates will possess the knowledge required to safely take to the lakes or open water (Some insurance companies may even discount your boat insurance). Spend some time with us and learn more about the USCG Auxiliary.

No class 1/23 or 4/20

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Driver's Ed Spring 17 Session 1

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with John Dresser

Mar 21, 2017 at 3 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Bair's 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. A deposit of $100 must be returned with the registration form to hold the space. Checks should be made to “BAIRS Driving School” and mailed or brought to MDIHS Main Office. There will be a mandatory parent/student meeting prior to or on the first day of class. An email will be sent to parents with details.

Parent Meeting Requirements: student's birth certificate and SS# OR current passport; attend parent/student meeting. Pay total cost of $460. Thanks to a grant that the Southwest Harbor Public Library received, students can access the Free Maine Drivers Permit Practice Tests. Go to the Library's website and scroll down to the link on the right hand side.

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Driver's Ed Spring 17 Session 2

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with John Dresser

May 9, 2017 at 3 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Bair's 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. A deposit of $100 must be returned with the registration form to hold the space. Checks should be made to “BAIRS Driving School” and mailed or brought to MDIHS Main Office. There will be a mandatory parent/student meeting prior to or on the first day of class. An email will be sent to parents with details.

Parent Meeting Requirements: student's birth certificate and SS# OR current passport; attend parent/student meeting. Pay total cost of $460. Thanks to a grant that the Southwest Harbor Public Library received, students can access the Free Maine Drivers Permit Practice Tests. Go to the Library's website and scroll down to the link on the right hand side.

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Driver's Ed Summer 17

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with John Dresser

Jun 20, 2017 at 3 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Bair's 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. A deposit of $100 must be returned with the registration form to hold the space. Checks should be made to “BAIRS Driving School” and mailed or brought to MDIHS Main Office. There will be a mandatory parent/student meeting prior to or on the first day of class. An email will be sent to parents with details.

Parent Meeting Requirements: student's birth certificate and SS# OR current passport; attend parent/student meeting. Pay total cost of $460. NOTE: Once school is over, these classes will be held T & TH 9:00-11:30AM. Thanks to a grant that the Southwest Harbor Public Library received, students can access the Free Maine Drivers Permit Practice Tests. Go to the Library's website and scroll down to the link on the right hand side.

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Driver's Ed Winter 17 session 2

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available

with John Dresser

Feb 27, 2017 at 3 pm, runs for 3 weeks
Bair's 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. A deposit of $100 must be returned with the registration form to hold the space. Checks should be made to “BAIRS Driving School” and mailed or brought to MDIHS Main Office. There will be a mandatory parent/student meeting prior to or on the first day of class. An email will be sent to parents with details.

Parent Meeting Requirements: student's birth certificate and SS# OR current passport; attend parent/student meeting. Pay total cost of $460. Thanks to a grant that the Southwest Harbor Public Library received, students can access the Free Maine Drivers Permit Practice Tests. Go to the Library's website and scroll down to the link on the right hand side.





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