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Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative



Personal Enrichment

Computer Lab with Leah
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Computer Lab with Leah

$5

with Leah Gomes

Have questions about your new laptop or device? Want to learn how to organize files and photos? Has social media got the best of you? Are you overwhelmed by the world of online job applications? Don't even know where to begin???

Schedule a 1/2 hour appointment with our Technology Instructor, Leah Gomes. Contact Leah to discuss your questions and what device(s) you are using, and she will schedule an appointment with you. Appointments are required. Schedule yours by calling Leah at 207-564-5883, email LGomes@pvaec.org, or find her on Facebook. 

Appointments are required. Contact Leah to register. Appointments are generally scheduled on Mondays in Dover-Foxcroft. 

Cord Cutting 101

$20

with Leah Gomes

Calendar Feb 26, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Ever thought about getting rid of cable or satellite TV because it was just too pricy? Well, you aren’t the only one! The Internet has provided so many more options to help you get just the content you want for less. So, if you have reliable wireless internet and are interested in cutting the cord, attend this class to learn how to navigate through all of the options so that you can cut cable TV and legally stream your content online so you pay less and still get your shows. Instructor Leah Gomes is PVAEC’s Career and College Transitions instructor. She has taught many successful computer/technology courses over the years.

Full Course

Drawing - Advanced Class

$39

with Suzette East

Calendar Apr 3, 2018 at 9 am

Learn the basics of pencil drawing, focusing on simple shapes, tones and shadows. Use elements of design to create composition with an emphasis on portraiture. Suzette East, local renowned artist, will guide you through the steps in this fun and rewarding class. Bring your own drawing pencils, sketchbooks, knead eraser, emery board, tortillions and q-tips. NEW! Choose from the Beginner or Advanced class:

BEGINNER

ADVANCED

 

Drawing - Beginner Class

$39

with Suzette East

Calendar Apr 4, 2018 at 9 am

Learn the basics of pencil drawing, focusing on simple shapes, tones and shadows. Use elements of design to create composition with an emphasis on portraiture. Suzette East, local renowned artist, will guide you through the steps in this fun and rewarding class. Bring your own drawing pencils, sketchbooks, knead eraser, emery board, tortillions and q-tips. NEW! Choose from the Beginner or Advanced class:

BEGINNER

ADVANCED

 

DSLR 101 (Basic)

$35

with Noel Topping

Calendar Feb 20, 2018 at 6 pm

Topics in this one night class include: handling and holding techniques for your camera, basic settings for portrait, landscape, and action shots and photograph handling; composition; camera terminology with what they do (ISO, Shutter, Aperture, etc.) and some "must have" accessories are explained.

Will run

DSLR 102 (Advanced)

$35

with Noel Topping

Calendar Mar 6, 2018 at 6 pm

Topics in this one night class include: in depth settings and the mysteries of White Balance. An in depth look into modern filters. Understanding the use of RAW quality images and more.

Will run

Earth Day - Paint and Mingle

$25

with Gale Robinson

Calendar Apr 30, 2018 at 6 pm

Join Gale Robinson of Leaves & Blooms Greenhouse for one, a few, or all six of the following paint nights! If you have never picked up a paintbrush, or you’re an expert painter, you are welcome to attend. Please bring a hair dryer if you have one (to speed up the drying process). All supplies are included.

Fireflies - Paint and Mingle

$25

with Gale Robinson

Calendar Jun 25, 2018 at 6 pm

Join Gale Robinson of Leaves & Blooms Greenhouse for one, a few, or all six of the following paint nights! If you have never picked up a paintbrush, or you’re an expert painter, you are welcome to attend. Please bring a hair dryer if you have one (to speed up the drying process). All supplies are included.





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