Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Biddeford Adult Education

Filter by Subcategory

Personal Enrichment

Market Basket
Registration Unavailable

Market Basket


with Martha Chessie

Calendar Next session starts Dec 2, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This basket with color would make a sweet gift basket, or be great for greens and berries, rolled up towels, or shopping!

Supply list: a mop size bucket, scissors, 12 spring type clothespins, pencil, jackknife, tape measure, and a spray bottle.

Paint Night - Christmas Barn


with Tara Finlay

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 4, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Let's celebrate the upcoming holiday with a Christmas-themed paint night. This barn is all decked out in colored lights for Christmas. Perfect for absolute beginners or paint night veterans. 

Floating Resin Ornament


with Tara Finlay

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 10, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

We'll learn to mix and pour resin into molds and then add embellishments relating to the upcoming holiday. These look great on large trees and mini trees alike. Everyone will make approximately 5 ornaments. You will have to pick your ornaments up after they have cured - you will be told when to pick them up the night of class

Christmas Center Piece
Registration Unavailable

Christmas Center Piece


with Gail Roller

Make a lovely seasonal center piece in a birch bark container. Fragrant greens, seasonal berries and glittering accents bring holiday cheer. Putting together a beautiful holiday centerpiece doesn’t have to be difficult. Instructor will provide all necessary pieces to make this beautiful center piece.

Gardens Aglow at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens


with Sue De Cesare

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 14, 2019 at 2:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Come join us as we travel to Boothbay to see the lights. Gardens Aglow has over 650,000 lights strung in the gardens. You will walk around on your own and at your own pace. Besides the beautiful lights there is a s’mores pit, kettle corn stand. Inside there is a Marketplace where you can purchase snack/comfort food and drinks. The Education Center will host the Model Trains. Remember it is cold outside so bring warm clothes.



  • leaves from Park & Ride at Exit 32 at 2:30pm
  • leaves the Gardens at 6:00pm
  • returns to Park & Ride at Exit 32 at approximately 7:30pm

South Portland


  • leaves from Park & Ride at Exit 45 at 3:00pm
  • leaves the Gardens at 6:00pm
  • returns to Park & Ride at Exit 43 at approximately 8:00pm
Copper and Bead Ornament
Registration Unavailable

Copper and Bead Ornament


with Art Night Out

Celebrate the season by making this whimsical ornament. Learn how to crochet wire as well as use various jewelry pliers to fashion a playful, colorful and festive ornament. Workshop includes all materials to make two ornaments. "Taught by Certified Art Night Out Instructors". Art Night Out instructors are experienced artists who provide a relaxed atmosphere, lots of support, and quality materials/tools to ensure a positive experience. Leave class with new skills and an amazing piece you created yourself.

Resin Ocean Shells


with Tara Finlay

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 16, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Resin is a hot topic in art right now. Learn to mix and pour 2 part resin into a shell provided by the instructor. You'll learn how to color the resin to make it look like an ocean. If you would like to add a mini starfish you can purchase one the night of class. Your pieces will have to cure overnight and can be picked up on the next business day.

Forgot password?