York County Senior College Fall 2022 Courses

Instructor Judith Gaudet and her students in last fall's Beginning Watercolor class.

York County Senior College (YCSC) is pleased to announce our Fall 2022 course line-up. Course registrations open on Monday, August 22, and classes are scheduled to begin on various dates. Courses will be presented primarily online via Zoom, with a few on-site in-person, and one outdoors. Registration is done using CourseStorm, our totally online registration, and can be accessed through our CourseStorm link, or our website link, both of which are listed below. A summary listing of our Fall 2022 courses follows. See additional information following the course listing. More in-depth course descriptions are available in CourseStorm.

Online Zoom Courses

Monday:

  • Psychology Looks at the Movies – Mike Berkowitz – September 26, 1:00 PM – 7 classes

Tuesday:

  • Bee’s Knees and Cat’s Paws: A Musical Journey through the Jazz Age – Paul Doherty – September 27, 1:00 PM – 6 classes
  • Portraits of Racial Justice – Jeff Goldsmith – September 27, 1:00 PM – 6 classes – $10 + Book purchase
  • Great Decisions 2022 – Steve Podsiadlo – October 4, 10:00 AM – 8 classes

Wednesday:

  • Book Talk – Jane Carlson/Arlene Jackson – September 14, 10:00 AM – 2nd Wednesday of the month for 10 months
  • Portraits of Earth Justice – Jeff Goldsmith – September 28, 1:00 PM – 6 classes – $10 + Book purchase

Thursday:

  • Introduction to Meditation – Jeff Goldsmith – September 29, 11:30 AM – 8 classes

Onsite In-Person Courses – Sanford

Friday:

  • Sanford Open Art Group – Gary Wood – Sept 30, 9:30 AM, 8 weeks – SCAE (Willard School), Sanford
  • Beginning Watercolor: Four Projects for Beginners – Judith Gaudet – October 5, 9:30 AM, 4 weeks

Onsite In-Person Courses – Saco

Tuesday:

  • Saco Open Art Studio – Pat Scammon, Bob Dunn, Michelina Callahan – September 27, 10:00 AM – 8 classes – Trinity Episcopal Church

Outdoor Courses

Thursday:

  • Plein Air Painting – Pat Wood – September 1, 9:30 AM – 8 classes – Saco – 1st class meeting place to be announced

YCSC Membership (or other Maine Senior College membership) is required to register for classes. Our current Membership year runs July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023. It’s renewal time if you haven’t yet done so and it can be done via CourseStorm as you register for your class. Membership dues remain at $25.00 a year and courses are not more than $25 each.

Online registration via CourseStorm eases and speeds up the process for students and YCSC administration and provides students with immediate confirmation of the registration. Online registration is preferred with payment via credit card. If necessary, mail-in registrations may be made by check payable to YCSC with your name, address, email address, phone #, and the course / membership for which you wish to register to: YCSC, UMA/Saco Center, 4 Scamman St., Ste. 18, Saco, ME 04072.

CourseStorm link: york-county-senior-college.coursestorm.com
Website address: yorkcountyseniorcollege.org
Email address: info@yorkcountyseniorcollege.org
Phone #: (207) 282-4030

Health Guidelines for YCSC In-Person Classes: All registrants for YCSC in-person classes (indoors or outdoors) must be prepared on their first day of class to present their Covid vaccination ID card confirming all shots and boosters, to wear masks and to submit signed Assumption of Risk form. Those not fully vaccinated should not plan on attending in-person classes