From the nuts and bolts of investing to learning the ropes – MCST Adult Ed has something for you

February 25, 2022

As the days get longer, classed at MCST are filling rapidly. Whether it is a practical course or one that teaches a new and entertaining skill, our catalog of courses has something for everyone.

Explore your investment options with Edward Jones financial advisor Mike Curtis. Understand terms such as stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. Learn how they work and understand the basics of risk and return, portfolio diversification, and retirement plans. Fundamentals of Investing will be presented via Zoom. Wednesday, March 9 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm (one night only).

For a hands-on learning experience, try Marlinspike Seamanship – Nautical Arts. This five-week class will teach you how to make decorative and useful objects from marine cordage. Using Herbie Garret Smith’s illustrated “Marlinspike Sailor” as a guide, instructor Gene Reil will help you learn to make key fobs, bracelets, pouches, floor mats and more. The class is live at the Mid-Coast School of Technology and runs Tuesdays from March 15 to April 12, 6:00-8:00 pm.

As always, browse our current course catalog and register for upcoming classes at or by calling (207-596-7752 x3) Mondays through Thursdays, 9:30-5:00. Register early. Classes fill quickly.

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Rockland, Maine 04841


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Camden, Maine 04843


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