Try Something New This Year!

Whether you want to learn a second or third language, improve your English, earn your high school diploma, prepare for college, or train for a new career, Portland Adult Education is here for you.  As we prepare for a new school year, our doors are open and we invite you to come visit, meet our students, take a class, and see firsthand the power of learning.

Learning for everyone

Whatever new skill or life change you’re dreaming of, there’s a good chance your local Maine adult education program can help you get there.

  • Feb
    27

    Intro to Sewing

    Learn the basics of cutting fabric, using a sewing machine, and the stitches available on most machines.

  • Feb
    27

    Play the Ukulele, The Journey Starts Here

    Learn to play the ukulele! It has never been more popular. Here’s your chance to find out how to play this wonderfully versatile, go anywhere instrument. Join our no-stress program for some laughs and learning. Bring your sense of humor, a passion for music, and curiosity about playing. Once you master the basics you won’t […]

  • Feb
    27

    Ferment This! Kombucha

    Make your own kombucha (fermented sweet tea) – easy, economical and delicious. Primary (plain) and secondary (flavored) fermentation techniques. Zoom link, materials list and scoby provided by instructor upon registration. FMI: emmaholder.com/fermentation

  • Mar
    2

    Intro To Woodshop

    Gain Hands-on experience with woodshop machines, turning rough-sawn piece of hardwood in to a cutting board. Beginners welcome.

  • Mar
    2

    Intro to Sewing

    Learn the basics of cutting fabric, using a sewing machine, and the stitches available on most machines.

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