Welcome to Bangor Adult & Community Education!

We are your local source for lifelong learning. Whether you are looking to prepare for a new career, transition to college, complete high school, improve English language skills, or learn a new hobby we can help you on your journey. Browse our classes and sign up today.

Free Bus Driver Training 

Bangor Adult & Community Education and Maranacook Adult Education are partnering to provide Bus Driver Training. The CDL (Class B) class prepares students to meet the Maine BMV Class B school bus driving requirements and consists of 42 hours of classroom instruction to prepare students for the state written and skills exam and 30 hours of driving instruction to prepare students for the state road test.

Class dates are Nov. 4 – Dec. 18 on Thursdays from 6:00pm – 9:00pm and Saturdays 8:00am – 2:30pm. 

For more information, please contact The Learning Center at 941-6316.

This training is funded by the Workforce Innovation Grant through the Maine Department of Education.


The Learning Center

The Learning Center is open Monday- Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. by appointment only. Please call 207-941-6315 to schedule an appointment. We are following all CDC and Maine Department of Education Covid-19 guidelines.



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Learning for everyone

Make 2021 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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    Digital Decluttering

    If your computer is getting low on space, your inbox is overflowing, or you find yourself searching for a needle in a haystack of old files and photos, there’s hope! This workshop will cover different techniques for searching for and organizing files on various device types, information on storage options, and strategies for identifying easy […]

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    Cooking for the Holidays

    In this course we will be creating holiday favorites such as Glazed Spiral Sliced Ham, Tourtiere and a Caramel-Espresso Yule Log. Learn how to create these amazing dishes and take your holiday cooking up to the next level.

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    Zentangle for the Holidays

    Zentangle is an art technique that uses simple patterns to create beautiful artwork.   In this class, I will teach a teach patterns that may be used in holiday ornaments and cards. Introduction to Zentangle class is helpful, but not required for this class.  All materials are provided. Come and join us for a creative, fun evening. […]

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    Quilling Snowflakes

    Quilling is a craft that uses long thin strips of paper that are rolled and folded into a variety of shapes that can then assembled into flowers and snowflakes.  In this class we will make beautiful filigree snowflakes.  I will demonstrate use of tools that can be purchased locally if you wish to continue with […]

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