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Dowsing for Today
with Glen Johnson
Dowsing (also called “divining”) skills are as important in the modern world as they were in 16th century Germany. Dowsing was conducted in South Dakota in the late 19th and 20th centuries to help farmers locate water wells on their property and is still used today. Glen Johnson has helped many local property owners in determining the best spot to drill for water.
Intro to Smart Phone Photography
with Christine Anuszewski
Learn the basic functions of using your built-in camera on a smart phone or tablet – iPhone or Android. Theory and the art of composing a good photograph will be discussed. You’ll leave the class knowing how to use photography apps and social media sites. “The best camera to have is the one that’s with you all the time.”
Maine Driving Dynamics
with Rick Todd
Every driver on Maine roads will benefit from this workshop. Participants will review all the basic elements that constantly challenge drivers; safety issues, driver habits, and collision avoidance techniques. The presentation, led by a certified Maine Driving Dynamics instructor, includes lecture, video and class discussion. Students are eligible for a discount from their insurer; however, attendance is necessary for both classes to receive credit.
Writing for Publication
with John Hrehovcik
Have you ever yearned to see your written words appear in a magazine or newspaper? Perhaps you have an idea for a book. Join in this class where you’ll learn vital skills and techniques that make your feature article effective and inspiring. You’ll discover: how to fashion important lead sentences that “hook” your readers; why you use quotes to add personality to your writing; where to highlight important details to build credibility; when to “paint” creative descriptions to add drama to your message – plus what writing blunders to avoid. Bring your laptop or writing tools and let the magic begin.