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January 25, 2013

Adult ed has numerous openings for winter session

NEWBURYPORT — Newburyport Adult & Community Education starts its eight week classes the week of Jan. 28. Shorter classes/workshops begin throughout the following weeks.

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Openings are still available in the following classes:

The Lifelong Learning Lyceum:

Our Favorite Poems—Peter Spellman

The Written Word:

Creative Non-fiction – Kurt Mullen; Getting Started as a Writer – Alfred Nicol; Poetry Weekend—Alfred Nicol; Science “Speculative” Fiction workshop—Janet C. Johnston; Writer’s Workshop I—Elizabeth Barrett

Writer’s Workshop II—Carolyn Roy-Bornstein; Writing Children’s Books—Ned Delaney

The Road to Self-Publishing; Electronic Books—Dyke Hendrickson; Self-Publishing Checklist—Joel Brown

How to Promote Your Self-Published Book—Skye Wentworth

Arts & Crafts:

Basic Drawing - Vicki Hendrickson

Introduction to Digital Photography – Kelly Mintz

The Painting Class - Beverly Mitchell

Kumihimo (Japanese braiding) – Janet DelMare

Sea Glass Jewelry Workshop – Lisa Scala Cameron

Magnificent Mosaics - Leslie Doherty

Needle Felting – Janet DelMare

Business & Employment:

You’re on the Air – Nancy Halpin Sampling of On-line Business Classes offered through Ed2Go

Computer Training:

Blogging for Fun and Profit –Oliver Jones Computer Basics – Dennis Unger

Computer Safety & Security – Peter Jalajas

Introduction to Microsoft Excel – Peter Jalajas

Intermediate Excel – Phil Hurzeler

Web Design - Michael Cameron

Dance & Movement:

Basic Ballroom Dancing – Diane West Middle Eastern Dance (all levels and ages) – Janet Johnston

Family Issues:

Estate Planning and Protecting Your Assets – Attorney Margot Birke

Long Term Care – Len May

Food & Wine:

Homemade Ricotta Cheese Workshop – Linda Christman

Learn the Language of Wine – Ron Homan

Mangia! The taste of Italy – Linda Christman

Interesting Endeavers:

Beginning Bridge – Cenk Tuncok

Stars in Your Eyes – Janet Johnston

Fashion Déjà vu – Janet Johnston


Beginning English – Isabell VanMerlin

Intermediate English – John Czifrik

Fun French at the Grog – Nadine Sanchez

Basic Italian – Lisa Strouss Basic

Conversational Spanish – Jorge Dix

Intermediate Conversational Spanish – Jorge Dix

Mind, Body, & Spirit:

Buddhism – Dh. Amala

Reiki I Certification – Andrew Morris

Your Personal Transformation Program – Marie O’Malley

Music Studio:

Beginning Guitar Lessons – John Tavano

Physical Strength & Fitness:

Functional Training for Seniors – Eunice James

Kettlebell Essentials – Eunice James

Tai Chi – Herb Crooks

Yoga for 50+ - Rose Russo

Yogalates – Barbara Cross

SAT Prep:

English - Constantina Knecht

Math – Lori Solazzo

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