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Woodworking

with Timothy O'Connor

Mar
1

March 1st, 2023

$85 More Info

Whether you are a beginner wanting to learn more about woodworking or an expert woodworker, this class is for you. This is an eight-week course where you can build small or big! The first week will be an informational session, learning about machine safety and what to expect in the class. Brainstorm about what you would like to make, then come back the next week with your wood ready for class. Tools are supplied. 

When: Wed, Mar 1 Time: 5:30-9:00 pm

Where: Telstar High School Tuition: $85

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Lyme Awareness and Prevention

with Darlene Akers

Apr
10

April 10th, 2023

$30 More Info

Join Dr. Jenny Wheeler, M.D. and Darlene Akers as they discuss prevention, current testing for lyme/co-infections, and the treatment of lyme/co-infections from a functional medicine and herbal perspective. Case studies will be presented. Our understanding and awareness of this preventable and treatable illness can make being in our Maine woods safe and enjoyable again! 

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Be a Better Gardener

with Barbara Murphy

Apr
12

April 12th, 2023

$10 More Info

In this four part session, we will cover the essential elements needed for successful gardening: understanding garden soil, feeding plants, starting seeds, buying plants, maintenance and garden pests. The course is for beginner gardeners as well as those who have been at it for a while but need a refresher. Four weeks

Instructor: Barbara Murphy

When: Wednesdays,  April 12, 2023 Time: 6:00-7:30 pm 

Where: Telstar High School Tuition: $10

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NDEC; Cutting the Cord

Feb
7

February 7th, 2023

Free More Info

-Getting TV and Phone Services Over the Internet.  What does it mean to “Cut the Cord''? It's about canceling cable or satellite service and being able to watch television shows online, as well as options that would allow you to get rid of your landline. This class will not only show you the wide variety of options out there, but also teach you some tools to decide if cutting the cord is right for you. 

When: Tuesday, March 7 Where: Telstar High School

Time: 2:00-3:00pm Tuition: Free

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Beginner/Basic Dog Obedience Skills

with Dawn Grondin

Mar
1

March 1st, 2023

$135 More Info

 For Dogs over 1 year.The emphasis for this class is on basic obedience introduction and on the handler’s skills. This class will prepare teams for the AKC Canine Good citizen test. A wide range of skills will be modeled and practiced: behaving in a crowd, polite leash manners, respectfully working around other dogs, greeting people politely, staying in place, recalls, leaving distractions alone, managing unexpected distraction alone, managing unexpected noises/actions, supervised separation from the handler, and fun splinter/shadow skills to keep your dog’s mind engaged and happy. The instructor will provide demonstrations and several alternative ways to get your dog to be successful in the skill areas.Treats will be used as rewards and not lures as well as gradually faded out to performing without it. Training is a process and with due consistency will go smoothly and well. EMphasis on the handler dog relationship is a priority, positive reinforcement, and building a safe, secure bond.  Six weeks

Instructor: Dawn Grondin

When: Wednesdays March 1-April 5 Where: Crescent Park School, Bethel

Time: 6:30-7:15 pm Tuition: $135

**Both classes taught by AKC approved Canine Good Citizen evaluator. Instructor has trained many dogs to pass the CGC and therapy dog tests. All dogs for both classes must have current vaccinations (kennel cough highly recommended), proof of rabies vaccination and town license for dogs over 6 months. 

Waiting list available
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Basic Puppy Skills

with Dawn Grondin

Mar
1

March 1st, 2023

$135 More Info

Young puppies will be introduced to positive play and basic social skill development. Skills will include name recognition, come when called, sit, down, and stay. During the class, puppies will participate in short small group off leash play. Beginning leash walking will be practiced. The goal of this class is to model for handlers how to be the best human dog to meet their puppy’s needs and set the foundation for all other canine good citizen skills. Emphasis on the handler’s confidence and patience while training the dog and building a positive, secure relationship with your dog. Class suitable for one handler at a time. No children or handlers as spectators allowed. Instructions for the night of the class as well as iItems to bring to training will be sent as class date approaches.  For puppies 12 weeks old or less. Class is 6 weeks. 

Instructor: Dawn Grondin

When: Wednesdays March 1-April 5 Where: Crescent Park School, Bethel

Time: 5:30-6:15 pm Tuition: $135