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Events - Apr 10 18

New Ventures Maine logo 03/20/18 - 04/17/18 at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

My Money Works - free money management course

New Ventures Maine logoThis free month-long class with New Ventures Maine can help you gain the skills and confidence you need to stretch your money, pay your bills, reduce debt, find money for savings, plan for retirement, and set personal financial goals.

At the end of the class you will have a plan to achieve greater financial stability. A follow-up session is scheduled to provide additional networking and support. Successful completion of this class meets one of the requirements for the Family Development Account (FDA) and Rainy Day Savings (RDS) matched savings programs.

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For more information, contact erica.quineaster@maine.edu or call 386-1664.

For classes and workshops with New Ventures Maine in Brunswick, online, and around the state, visit newventuresmaine.org.

03/24/18 - 06/09/18 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Spring Slot Car Race Series

Come have some fun, a little friendly competition on the track, and meet a new group of friends.  Our second race series is about to begin.  All ages and experience levels welcome!  Stop in for more information or call us at (207) 729-9545.

04/01/18 - 04/30/18 at All Day

National Poetry Month

The Poetry Place – In partnership with Village Heritage Society ”Brunswick”

April is National Poetry Month. In honor of this special designation ‘People Plus” writers’ group will place some of their original poetry in the windows of Big Top Deli, Broadway Deli and Cool As a Moose. Gulf of Maine’s window will feature poems by Gary Lawless. Poet Patty L. Sparks will be posting her poetry at Bull Moose, Indrani’s, Lighthouse Deli, Union Street Bakery, Warmings Market, and Wild Oates Bakery. Hatch, the MIX, Morning Glory, and the Nest will be displaying poems in their storefronts.

Please join in this celebration and place a poem in your downtown window. The poem you choose could be by a Brunswick poet, a Maine poet or even a poem that will help draw customers to the downtown shopping experience and your business.

And remember on Poem In Your Pocket Day, Thursday April 26th to put a poem in your pocket and don a logo sticker. Help bring poetry to the downtown so Brunswick will become the PLACE where people will come together to celebrate poets and their craft.

New Ventures Maine logo 04/04/18 - 05/16/18 at All Day

New Ventures Maine - My Next Career Move - free online class

New Ventures Maine logoTake charge of your career and create an action plan to achieve success. In this free, month-long, online class with New Ventures Maine, you will learn how your current skills connect to future careers, identify high-growth job fields, explore education and training options, and strengthen your resume for a targeted job search.

Facilitated by New Ventures Maine staff through assignments and online forums, this online class can be completed on your own schedule during the weeks of the class. Graduates of My Next Career Move are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used at any UMA location.

Please register by Friday, March 30. For more information contact Sherrie Brann at 621-3436 or sherrie.brann@maine.edu.
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For more information about New Ventures Maine classes and services in Brunswick, online, and around the state, visit newventuresmaine.org.

04/10/18 at 12:00 am

Adult Tennis Beginner 123

Looking to learn the sport of a lifetime? Played before but haven’t picked up a racket in awhile? Adult Tennis 123 is perfect for you!

You will learn all tennis strokes over the course of a month. Session start the beginning of each month; choose from one of the following: Tues. 9-10am, Wed. 6-7pm, or Sat. 10-11am. Cost is $55 and includes free court time on the weekends, a free cardio tennis class, a free social tennis mixer, and more! There is an option to join fitness and yoga as well.

Right now there is a half price Groupon for Maine Pines Tennis 123: www.groupon.com/deals/maine-pines-racquet-fitness-1-3. Call 729-8433 or email jason.terry718@gmail.com. See you on the courts.

04/10/18 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tennis for Juniors (JDP)

Junior Tennis at Maine Pines offers a complete developmental progression for all levels! Jr. High players meet from 4-5 pm on Tues, Thurs and Fri. High School players meet from 3-4 pm same days. Pricing is $69/month and includes free court time for all players. Call 729-8433 or email jason.terry718@gmail.com FMI.

 

04/10/18 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tech Meetup - Intro to Canva

Curtis Memorial Library logoThis one-hour demo will introduce you to Canva, a web-based design program that allows users to easily create great-looking graphics. Canva is great for creating flyers, posters, menus, business cards, website and social media graphics, greeting cards, and more.

Canva comes in a free and a pro (fee-based) version, so if you’d like to follow along on your device, please sign up for a Canva account before class!

Notes on Blindness graphic 04/10/18 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Film Screening & Discussion: Notes on Blindness

Notes on Blindness graphicBased on the Emmy-award-winning short film, Notes on Blindness (2016) profiles writer and theologian John M. Hull, who documented the process of his deteriorating vision on audio cassette, published in 1990 as his memoir Touching the Rock: An Experience of Blindness.

Followed by a discussion with Jason Middleton, Visiting Associate Professor, Cinema Studies and Ellen Tani, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow, Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

Presented by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art in conjunction with the exhibition Second Sight: the Paradox of Vision in Contemporary Art.

Free and open to the public.

Illustration: poster for the film, Notes on Blindness

04/10/18 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Our Health Film & Discussion Series: The Anonymous People

Join the Mid Coast Center for Community Health & Wellness for Our Health: A Film & Discussion Series at Frontier Café, Gallery & Cinema.

On Tuesday, April 10, watch The Anonymous People. The film features prominent people who are living publicly in long-term recovery, like former NBA star Chris Herren, award-winning actress Kristen Johnston, Miss USA 2006 Tara Conner, best-selling author William Cope Moyers, former congressmen Patrick Kennedy and Jim Ramstad, among others. Their brave testimonies dispel long-standing clichés about addiction and recovery and turns the focus of conversation from problems to solutions.

Admission is free, but space is limited. Tickets are required. Visit explorefrontier.com/schedule/film for tickets.

For more information, please call (207) 725-5222.

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