• Dear Community Members,
      • We are open by appointment only for the fall of 2023. Please contact a site coordinator below or your instructor to schedule a meeting!
      • In addition to our local classes (click the courses link!), we are collaborating with Ed2Go in order to offer you a tremendous variety of high quality learning experiences. Visit www.ed2go.com/enrichment to check out those offerings.
      • We have high school completion services available in Orono, Old Town, and Hampden. We would be honored to help you reach your academic and career goals. Most of our services allow for enrollment whenever you are ready! 
      • Already completed high school, but want to do more? We have a small (but mighty!) College and Career Access team ready to support you! Through advising, academic support, career inventories and more, we can help you find a path to rewarding employment. Maine’s college and career access services are free to Maine residents, and many of the services can be found remotely. Please inquire with a site coordinator below to set up a meeting!
      • Please reach out with questions about your classes or adult education services.
    • Program DirectorRebecca Cross | rcross@rsu26.org | (207) 866-4119
    • Local site coordinators can help connect you to the programming you seek:
RSU 22 Site Coordinator:
Beth Soule
(207) 862-6422
RSU 26 Site Coordinator:
Judy Santos
(207) 866-4119
RSU 34 Site Coordinator:
Sue St. Louis
(207) 827-

Try something new this year at one of Maine’s 80+ local adult education programs. From Fort Kent to Kittery and everywhere in between, our programs offer thousands of classes including business skills training, fun, personal enrichment, and more.

Learning for everyone

Make 2022 the year you learn to play guitar…get your degree… change jobs…
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!

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    Hampden – Buoy Painting Class

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    Hampden – Block Print Cards Session 2

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    Hampden – Healthy Shoulders session 2 – Hermon Covey Physical Therapy

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    O – Create Magical Jewelry!

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