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EdAdvance Foothills Adult & Continuing Education SPRING 2021 Classes

Our Classes

Foster Care & Adoption (Online)


with Deb Kelleher

Calendar May 19, 2021 at 7 pm

This course will introduce participants to the process of becoming a licensed foster/adoptive parent. Focus will be on foster care and adoption of children in the CT child welfare system. Information regarding licensing prerequisites for families and the stories of children needing to be placed in foster/pre-adoptive homes will be shared. D. Kelleher 

Building Wealth through Real Estate (Online)


with Debra Stewart

Calendar May 25, 2021 at 6:30 pm

Identify what type of investor you want to become.  This class will cover common types of real estate investing, buy, and hold vs flipping strategies, pros, and cons of each and identify pitfalls. Topics of discussion include investor financing and building a real estate portfolio. D. Stewart 

Are you Ready for your Summer Holidays/Vacations (Online)


with Jan P. Baltrush

Calendar Jun 2, 2021 at 6 pm

Jan will give you tips and strategies to have a fun stressfree summer. Whether you are going to be taking road trips or doing stay vacations Jan will give you great tips to keep everything less stressful and more productive emotionally. Challenges of togetherness during a pandemic are also touched upon. J Baltrush 

The Art of Tea Making: A Class & Tour with Harney & Sons Teas (Online)


with Michael Harney

Calendar Jun 2, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

If you have ever wanted to learn more about what goes into that cup of tea, this class is for you. Learn the history and ingredients of this everyday beverage in the first class. Discover what flavors make a successful cup of tea. First class is held online. The second class is a tour of our tea factory in HARNEY & SONS, 5723 Rte 22, Millerton, NY where you can taste several teas. M. Harney 

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Stained Glass Jewelry (In Person) - Litchfield


with Sarah Segovia

Calendar Jun 3, 2021 at 6 pm

Participants will design and create their own wearable art to take home while learning the basic techniques of cutting, foiling, and soldering stained glass to create a pair of earrings and a matching pendant. There is a material fee (cash only) of $12 payable to the instructor at the first class. Please arrive on time.

Transformation at any Age! (Online)


with Lori Monaco

Calendar Jun 9, 2021 at 6 pm

Achieving greatness and creating abundance is not age restricted. Time to break bad habits, change negative behaviors and become the person you were always meant to be. Learn subconscious behavior, how we set up these patterns, techniques to break patterns, and create a new mindset. L. Monaco 

Food Safety Manager Certificate Training - (In Person) Litchfield


with Andrew Devlin

Calendar Jun 12, 2021 at 9 am

Do you want to become a Certified Food Operator? Take this intensive, one-day, 8-hour Food Safety Manager Certification course developed by the Educational Foundation of the National Restaurant Association, which is part of the Foundation’s ServSafe® risk management series. Successful completion of this course will earn you a food safety certification after passing a 90-question exam. Book is included in course fee and needs to be reviewed prior to class and will be mailed to students.

Lily & Vine Floral Design - Signs of Spring (Online)


with Tanya Dowd

Calendar Jun 17, 2021 at 4 pm

This class will focus on the basics of creating a spring table arrangement with fern, assorted greens and a bird nestled among beautiful spring blooms.  Hard and fresh goods, including floral shears, container, cut flowers and novelty items, will be provided in a box for curbside, contactless pick up at the shop prior to the class time. Call 860-489-0400 to schedule the pickup. Materials fee $25. T. Dowd  Class was delayed, need a ** NEW DATE **

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