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.

  • Dec

    Best Hair Styles, Glasses and Necklines for Your Face Shape

    Learn what looks good for your face shape! In this fun class, you’ll learn your face shape and tips for enhancing your appearance by working with your facial features. We’ll teach you hairstyle do’s and don’ts for your face shape as well as glasses and necklines that harmonize with your features. Come on your own […]

  • Dec

    Dogs: A Functional Medicine Approach, Optimize Your Dog’s Nutrition at Home

    Description: Discover Functional Medicine for dogs, and how to optimize your dog’s health at home. Course includes: how to read pet food labels, common myths in the pet food industry, and develop a Functional Food Plan, to help reduce symptoms & improve your dog’s longevity. This is about root cause resolution, finding upstream causes to […]

  • Dec

    Fabric Upcycling (2)

    Description: Learn upcycling, or creative re-use of scrap fabrics, including fabric selection, deconstruction of garments, and sewing a finished project.

  • Dec

    Ukulele Christmas

    Music of the Christmas season is well loved and great fun to play on the ukulele!  Are you ready to Rock Around the Christmas Tree, Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly, and have a Holly Jolly Christmas? Then this program is for you. You’ll begin by reviewing strumming and chording basics then quickly move […]

  • Dec

    Ukulele Introduction for Seniors

    It is never too late to learn to play a musical instrument — and, besides, it’s good for you! And what fun it is to pick up a ukulele and knock out a tune for your grandchildren, or better yet, play along with them. Or how about the thrill of playing for friends and with […]

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