Two more one-day summer classes available!

  Plein Air Painting at the Farm on 8/22, and Hiking with a Naturalist on Beech Hill on 8/26, both led by or with Gary Roberts.  

Learning in so many ways - in-person, online, outdoors, via Zoom and more! Don't stop learning no matter what,

We offer many opportunities to overcome obstacles to your getting an education and a good job, please contact us at 236-7800, ext. 5, or adulted@fivetowns.net.

Our Instructors

We have many wonderful and interesting instructors teaching for us.  Check them out on our instructor pages, then look for one of the classes they teach!

We are always looking for other topics to offer, check our list of classes we’d love to have.

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New Fall-Winter Brochure coming in August! Check back for more details and link to the full brochure.

Did you know we were the first adult ed program in Maine? It all began here!

Important information

Covid-19 Protocols for Students and Instructor Safety During Summer Adult Education Classes

We in Adult and Community Education are going to continue being proactive to protect the safety and health of all our adult ed participants.  To this end, we will be following the procedures below.
  • – Students and instructors will be restricted to building entry using the front door only.
  • – Students and instructors will only be able to access one designated bathroom in the building.
  • – Classes will be restricted to the number of students who can safely be kept 6 feet apart during the class, and the spacing in class will be clearly marked.
  • – Face masks will be required of all students and instructors.
  • – Hand sanitizer will be available in every room where a class is held.
  • – Classrooms will be thoroughly sanitized both before and after use.
  • – Per the Governor’s reopening plan, there is a 14-day quarantine on people entering Maine.
These protocols are based on currently available information and may be adjusted based on future recommendations from the state and local CDC.

If you need to cancel your registration you will need to call or email us. The policy for refunds is here.

  • – Golf for Beginners has been moved from May to September, new start date September 4
  • – Medicare 101 originally on June 1 is now going to be on July 23 and taught remotely 
  • – Writing Winning Grant Proposals is on Monday, not Wednesday.  Dates are correct.

Check our our many online opportunities for learning - take a class anywhere, anytime!