LISBON FALLS – Lisbon Adult Education has openings in classes starting in late February and March.

A beginning American Sign Language class will start on Monday, Feb. 28. The class will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. for seven weeks, followed by a seven-week intermediate class. Children who are at least age 10 may take the class free if accompanied by an adult.

A substitute teaching class will start on Tuesday, March 1. The class will meet from 2:45 to 5 p.m. for five weeks. Also beginning on March 1, a Conversational French class will meet for eight weeks from 6 to 8 p.m.

An eight-week Introduction to Philosophy class will start on March 1 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. It will cover a wide variety of topics and is designed for adults who seek an opportunity for conversation and discussion.

A pet first aid class, taught by the American Red Cross, will meet from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 31.

A 10-week medical terminology class begins on Wednesday, March 2. The class will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and is designed to meet the needs of individuals who work or hope to work in the health care industry.

An American Red Cross first aid/CPR class will meet for three weeks beginning Feb. 28. A black and white processing and printing photography class will meet for eight weeks starting March 2 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

A Pysanka Ukrainian egg decorating class will be held for two weeks from 6 to 9 p.m. beginning March 10. It is necessary to register by Feb. 18 in order for the kits to be ordered.

A Red Cross certified baby-sitting class will begin Thursday, March 3. A course, “Enhancing Your Backyard Habitat,” sponsored by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension, will meet for three weeks from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. starting March 3.

A Computers for Complete Beginners class will start on March 10 and meet from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. An Introduction to Office class will meet for eight weeks from 6 to 8:30 p.m. starting March 10.

An Easter crafts workshop will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 9. It is part of a series of family craft workshops, which are offered for families with young children. The classes are appropriate for children ages 4 through 12. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

A gourmet pizza class will be held on Tuesday, March 15, and a dessert class will be held on Tuesday, March 29. Both classes will meet from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Two financial seminars are scheduled. “Six Easy Steps to an Effective Estate Plan for You and Your Family” will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 7, and “Four Steps to a Stronger Portfolio” will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 31.

A watercolor painting class will meet for eight weeks starting Monday, March 21. The class will focus on developing basic techniques. Some drawing experience is recommended.

Volunteer training for hospice will start on Thursday, March 24. It will introduces the student to the hospice team, the hospice philosophy, pain management, family dynamics and grief and loss. The training will take seven weeks from 6 to 8 p.m.

For more information about Lisbon Adult Education and programs, call 353-3037, visit the office in Lisbon High School or the Web site at www.union30.org and click on the link to Lisbon Adult Education.


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