Bring your work-in-progress and join knitting enthusiasts on Thursday evenings for a night out. If you know how to knit but would like to learn more or would like help with a project, this group is for you! Experienced knitters who enjoy sharing and socializing with others are also welcome. Registration: $5 monthly. No need to pre-register - just drop in! Please call 345-3217 if you would like more information.
Even if you have never run a step in your life, this 6-week session is meant to help you safely prepare to walk, run, or walk/run your first 5K - or just commit to some regular exercise in the company of others. Angela has been an avid runner for about 18 years in the Tri-town area and is a member of the Greater Poland Running Group. Sessions will include warm up exercises and a running activity. Participants will be given a specific workout to fit their athletic ability and personal goals. Terrain may vary. Tuesdays and Thursdays at PRHS track from 6-7:15 pm beginning April 28th and ending June 4th (Just in time for the first race of the YMCA-Fit Fest!). Registration: $45.
Part A, Part B, C and D? It can all be so confusing! Which one covers what and how do you know what you need? If you are turning 65 soon, this Seniors Plus class is for you! Join Community Services Specialist, Kerry Faria, as she focuses on Medicare to help you sort everything out in order to make informed decisions! Thursday, April 30, 6-8 pm. Free, but you must pre-register.
Learn proper operation and maintenance, as well as laws, personal safety, and responsibilities pertaining to the environment, landowners and ethics. Exam and 100% attendance required. Meets requirements for operation of personal watercraft by youth ages 16 and 17. A parent/guardian must stay with youth under 17. Parental consent by signature is required at the beginning of class for 17 year-olds. Saturday, May 16, 8am-2pm. Registration: $12.
NOTE: THIS CLASS HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A NEW DATE CAN BE DETERMINED (MAY 31 IS NOT THE NEW DATE, JUST AN ARBITRARY PLACEHOLDER). PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS AS THEY ARE AVAILABLE.
Thank you for your interest. This class is FULL and is no longer taking registrations. Please check back in August for future offerings!
For youth ages 12 and up. Become an informed and valuable childcare provider! Using the BLAST program by the American Academy of Pediatrics, participants will learn about developmental stages, bottle-feeding, diaper changing, safety, and age appropriate activities. Includes AHA Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid, CPR and AED use for the adult, child and infant. First aid topics include prevention, recognition and treatment for emergencies and injuries. Saturday, March 28, 9am - 3pm. Participants should bring a bag lunch. (The deadline to register is March 5! Course requires 10 students to run.) Registration: $80.
NOTE: THIS CLASS HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A NEW DATE CAN BE DETERMINED (MAY 31 IS NOT THE NEW DATE, JUST AN ARBITRARY PLACEHOLDER). PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS AS THEY ARE AVAILABLE. This decision was made in conjunction with guidance from Inland Fisheries & Wildlife as we all take precautions to protect the health and safety of our community. This class is currently full, but you may add your name to our waiting list in case spots open up in the future.
This 3.5 hour course together with Archery/Bowhunter Safety is required for those applying for a first time crossbow hunting license and will cover such things as proper handling, accessories, safety, laws, ethics and responsibilities. For more details and specific eligibility information, please visit https://www.maine.gov/ifw/programs-resources/safetycourses/crossbow-hunter-safety.html.