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Sewing Lessons for Beginners Section 2


with Ruth Davis

Calendar Dec 3, 2022 at 10 am, runs for 3 weeks

Learn how to sew by working on a beginner sewing project picked by instructor Ruth Davis. Please indicate which section you want. If you are mailing in your registration (vs online registration), please call first to ensure there is space: 288-4703. We plan to run an intermediate class during the winter semester. Class sizes are limited to 4.

Classes are located at the store at 11 Seal Cove Rd, Southwest Harbor.

Full Course



with Duncan Perry

Calendar Dec 7, 2022 at 10 am, runs for 2 weeks

This is an online, ZOOM class.

It is never too late to learn to play a musical instrument -- and, besides, it's good for you! And whatfun it is to pick up a ukulele and knock out a tune for your grandchildren, or better yet, play along with them. Or how about the thrill of playing for friends and with others? Here's where thatjourney begins! Join us for our easy-paced, no-pressure, fun-filled ukulele class! Our seasoned andpopular ukulele instructor, Duncan Perry, himself a senior, loves sharing his knowledge of themighty ukulele and will start you out slowly. He will teach you a handful of chords and some basicstrumming patterns and you will leave the class knowing how to play songs you grew up with! Noexperience playing an instrument is necessary and you don’t have to know how to read music. Butyou do have to promise to practice regularly! Of course, you will need a playable ukulele and atuner or tuner app. If you don’t have one available, please contact us for helpful information aboutbuying one. So grab a uke, sign up, tune up, show up and bloom on Zoom! (We can help you getacclimated to Zoom too, but you will need a computer or tablet capable of receiving Zoom). 2 sessions $39

Basic computer classes at local libaries
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Basic computer classes at local libaries


MDI Adult Ed offers some of the many classes offered by the National Digital Equity Center (NDEC) which are listed individually under Digital Literacy. If none of these classes meet your needs, please contact one of these local libraries to see what they are offering:  244-7605 244-3798 288-4245

Finally, all the the NDEC classes are available for you to take home on ZOOM for free. Please call MDI Adult Ed at 288-4703 or one of the libraries for help if you need it.


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