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Budgeting Basics F18

Free

with Sarah Joy Chaples

Calendar Oct 9, 2018 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week
In this workshop, you will learn the basic components for building a budget. We will discuss money tracking, goal setting, and how having a sense of your overall financial situation can assist you in the process of building a budget.

Crafting Vessels

$95

with Liz Cutler

Calendar Oct 22, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 4 weeks
Here's a unique opportunity to explore form and function in some of the media available at ArtWaves Kaleidoscope Studio! We will spend 4 weeks creating embellished vessels using plaster, paper, glass and fiber. All materials and equipment included to bring home a variety of vessels as well as the skills to keep creating. Possibilities galore.

Materials fee included in the cost of the class. There are other sessions of this class offered Friday 6-8pm or Sunday afternoons. Please call Art Waves at 266-0010 for further info/dates.

Driver's Edge Driving School 9/17 Class
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Driver's Edge Driving School 9/17 Class

$495
Calendar Sep 17, 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.

Driver's Edge Driving School Nov 5. Class
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Driver's Edge Driving School Nov 5. Class

$495

with Dan King

Calendar Nov 5, 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.

Financial Matters for Women F18

$5

with Herb Moyer

Calendar Oct 18, 2018 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week
Two major topics will be covered: 1. Women and Money: Taking Control of your Financial Future: – Considering results taken from the 2014-15 Prudential Research Study, learn action steps to help take control of your finances to minimize the financial challenges most women face today. 2. What Matters Most – Learn about the unique challenges women face in retirement and strategies to help create a more secure retirement.

Herb Moyer is a Financial Professional with Prudential, working on his fifth year with PRU. He taught high school Sciences for more than 28 years, worked for IBM as an Education Instructional Specialist for almost four years, and owned his own small computer company, Multimedia Systems, Inc. for 15 years. He enjoys sharing his financial expertise with clients to help them grow and protect their assets to better prepare for their financial futures and their uncertain retirement years.

Heartsaver CPR/AED F18

$41

with Lisa Parkin

Calendar Oct 16, 2018 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week
The Heartsaver CPR AED course combines basic CPR skills training with instruction and practice in using an AED. This is an American Heart Association Course and is intended for: · Individuals who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job requirements. · Lay rescuers who may need to respond to an emergency in the workplace · Family members of patients at high risk for sudden cardiac death. This course covers: Adult CPR AED with and without a mask · Adult choking · Child CPR/AED (optional module) · Infant CPR (optional module) · Child and infant choking. Students must pass a skills test to qualify for a Heartsaver CPR AED Course Completion Card. Instructor Information: LisaParkin, BSN, RN- is an RN in the Education Department at MDI Hospital and is the AHA Training Center Coordinator for the MDI/Blue Hill Training Center. She has an extensive background in providing emergency care in the hospital setting and basic first aid and CPR/AED care for various organizations.

Please note that this class will be held at the Lisa Stewart Women's Health Center, 330 Main St, Bar Harbor, ME

Heartsaver First Aid F18

$41

with Lisa Parkin

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week
The Heartsaver First Aid Course provides first responders with training in basic first aid procedures- Including the first aid skills recommended by OSHA- in a format that can be delivered in a single day This course is intended for: · Security and airline personnel · Camp counselors · Police and firefighters · Teachers and day-care workers · Aerobics teachers / physical trainers · Anyone who has a duty to respond to a first aid emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements · Other individuals who want or need first aid training. This course covers: · First aid basics · Medical emergencies · Injury emergencies · Environmental emergencies Students must pass a skills test to qualify for a Heartsaver First Aid Course Completion Card. Lisa Parkin, BSN, RN- is an RN in the Education Department at MDI Hospital and is the AHA Training Center Coordinator for the MDI/Blue Hill Training Center. She has an extensive background in providing emergency care in the hospital setting and basic first aid and CPR/AED care for various organizations.

Please note that this class will be held at the Lisa Stewart Women's Health Center, 330 Main St, Bar Harbor, ME.

Holiday Sewing Projects F18

$10

with Ruth Davis

Calendar Nov 10, 2018 at 9:30 am, runs for 4 weeks
Ruth Davis will teach you how to make a Christmas Tree Skirt and/or a Table Runner or other holiday themed project (even a quilt!) just in time to brighten up your own home or to give as a gift. The Table Runner is best for beginners while either project would be for intermediate students. Classes will be held at Quilt 'n Fabric on Seal Cove Rd. in Southwest Harbor. Class size is limited to 5. Please expect to spend $20-30 on material.





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