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Acadian Arts Asian Fusion Cooking Retreat-Campobello

$495

with Chris Toy

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 21, 2024 , runs for 1 week

Enjoy a weekend with your instructor, Chris Toy, the author of 6 popular cookbooks, a private chef, and has taught Asian-fusion cooking for several Maine community education programs. Learn how to prepare a variety of recipes from Asia, Europe, and the Americas incorporating traditional and local ingredients. Each meal will actively engage cooks with the tools, techniques, and stories behind the dishes being created. 

Step back to a time when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor, and their family escaped to their “beautiful little island” in the Canadian maritimes, Campobello Island. We will be exclusive guests of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages. Workshop participants will be immersed in the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at the turn of the 20th century. Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to make room reservations. Only Acadian Arts Retreats participants will be allowed to reserve overnight accommodations in the park.

Acadian Arts Watercolor Retreat-Campobello

$495

with Mary Laury

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 21, 2024

Enjoy a weekend retreat with Mary Laury, an accomplished watercolorist and highly esteemed teacher.  She encourages all her students to believe they can be successful .  Painting is an exciting medium; it flows and moves and does beautiful things. If you have never painted in watercolors, we'll start at the beginning. If you have painted before, you will pick up some new tips and tricks as well.  We all learn together!

Step back to a time when President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor and their family escaped to their “beautiful little island” in the Canadian Maritimes, Campobello Island.  We will be exclusive guests of the international park, staying in historic Victorian cottages.  Workshop participants will explore and paint the same coastal scenery enjoyed by the summer residents at the turn of the 20th century! All meals are included in the workshop fee plus specially planned evening activities designed to extend your learning from the day’s workshops. We convene on Friday, October 6th at 1 pm with classes throughout the weekend and end on Monday, October 9th at 1pm.

Register for the retreat then call Sherry Mitchell at 506-752-2922 to make room reservations.  Only Acadian Arts Retreats will be allowed to reserve overnight accommodations in the park.

​Please note: Included in the registration is a $40 non-refundable fee should you have to cancel.

COVID note: For everyone’s comfort and safety we suggest doing a COVID test 24 hours prior to arrival.  We will be following CDC guidelines according to location and dates.

Exploring the Wonder of Iceland

Free

with Nancy Dorrans

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 21, 2024

WRAE is partnering with Adventure Marketplace to create a spectacular tour of Iceland! We’ll be touring a good portion of the country and anticipate private coach service, an English-speaking guide, accommodations with breakfast included and more. Visit hot spring spas, glaciers, volcanic craters, parks, waterfalls, and black sand beaches. Experience the Wonder of Iceland with us! As details solidfy (including dates) we’ll be updating our website. For now, if you’re interested in joining us, register your interest to save a spot! We plan to be traveling the last week of June.

Info & getting your name on our "interested" list is Free!

 

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