Ongoing Homeschool Activities

Ongoing homeschool related events, meetings and activities happening around the state!

Activities are listed alphabetically by town.

 

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Maine and Beyond

HOME Field Trips

Please visit HOME's website for a current listing of our upcoming and ongoing field trip activities.

 

HOME Field Trips

 

For more information please contact:

Name:    Jamie Davis  
E-mail:   homejamiedavis@gmail.com  

Auburn

Homeschool Karate Class

Every Monday and Friday


Phoenix Academy of Martial Arts, 945 Center St., Auburn has Homeschool family Karate classes Mon and Fri 11:30 am.

For more information please contact:

Name:
Donna Harris
Phone: 207-577-1046
E-mail: Phoenixkarateacademy@gmail.com

Auburn

Art Classes

Ongoing

updated for 2018/2019


Hi! My name is Sarah Wolfe. I teach art classes from my home. This past session I had the joy of teaching a group of homeschoolers and it was wonderful!! I am adding 3 homeschool art classes starting In September. They will be once weekly classes, Tuesdays at 10:15 am and Fridays at 9:30 am and 4:00 pm. If you have children who love to create and want to learn more and create alongside others please join us! We work in many mediums, acrylic, tempura, and watercolor paints, pencil, oil pastel, clay and more. All ages, children just have to be potty trained.


To sign up or find out more please email me at sarahewolfe08@gmail.com and feel free to check out my Facebook page, Art With Sarah. Thank you!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Sarah Wolfe
Phone: 207-319-0149
E-mail: Sarahewolfe08@gmail.com

Augusta

Homeshool Meetup

March 8, 2019

Come to the Children's Discovery Museum in Augusta every Friday afternoon at 1:00 to meet with other homeschooling families! This is a laid-back time for families to socialize and play together.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Abigail Stratton
Phone: 207.622.2209
E-mail: abby@childrensdiscoverymuseum.org

Augusta

Central Academy of Excellence

September 7, 2018 - May 17, 2019


We provide a hybrid approach to education that consists of a blend of homeschool instruction and classroom time. Taught by teachers that have been selected from a mix of local businesses, artisans and veteran home educators that are passionate about their subjects and supportive of homeschool families. We offer 1 enrichment day of classes, art, music, drama and Bible, on Fridays from 8:30 - 1:00. This is a drop-off program and we do charge tuition. Check out our website for more information at www.centralacademy.me


For more information please contact:

Name:
Jenny Bean
Phone: 207-331-4618
E-mail: centralacademymaine@gmail.com

Bangor

Bangor Area Children's Choir
Open Rehearsal

Tuesdays, ongoing

What is an open rehearsal? An open rehearsal is a no pressure way to check out BACC and what we do. Join us for rehearsal. Sing with us with no audition and no pressure.


St. Johns Episcopal Bangor
225 French St.


Ages 9 - 12 from 4:30 to 5:30 pm
Ages 13 - 18 from 5:30 to 7:30pm.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Dr. Webb Parker
E-mail: WebbParker@Bangorareachildrenschoir.com

Belfast

HOME Monthly Bowling

monthly November - May

BOWLING at ALLPLaY Family Entertainment Center, Belfast - Every month (November - May) from 1pm - 3pm at AllPLaY Family Entertainment Center - 49 Searsport Ave., Belfast. Cost is $5.00 per bowler (includes shoes).


For all details, specific dates, directions, more information and to confirm, please email HOME Bowling Coordinator Sue Ruggerio at sruggerio@myfairpoint.net.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Sue Ruggerio
E-mail: sruggerio@myfairpoint.net

Bridgton

Preschool Storytime

Fridays

10:00 - 11:00 am

Join us at Bridgton Public Library Every Friday morning from 10-11am. We read books, sing songs, and play felt board games! Then we have a FREE healthy snack and do a craft together!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Samantha Zawistowski
Phone: 207-647-2472
E-mail: samanthaz.bridgtonlibrary@gmail.com

Bridgton

Home School Choir Classes

September 7, 2018

Sept. 7, 2018 - May 24, 2019

Lakes Region Home School Choral Class


I'm excited to offer another school year of choir classes for children ages 4-15. Ages 4-7 meet from 9:00 -9:45am on Friday mornings, and ages 8-15 meet from 10:00-11:00am (also on Friday). Cost is $20 per student (ages 4-7) and $25 per student (ages 8-15) per semester. A final concert is held for family and friends at the end of each semester. Please call or email for more information and/or a registration form. "


For more information please contact:

Name:
Sarah Van Leeuwen
Phone: 207-647-4254
E-mail: iandsvleeuw@yahoo.com

Camden

Girls Who Code

Thursdays, 4 - 5:30p,

Join our Girls Who Code club for 7th – 12th grade girls. Our meetings are every Thursday (except vacations) from 4 to 5:30pm a the Camden Public Library. All materials will be provided, and sign up is required. Questions? Please call the library at 236-3440 or email Loraine at LMurray@librarycamden.org.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Camden Public Library
Phone: 207-236-3440
E-mail: LMurray@librarycamden.org

Camden

Free Community Breakfast

Mondays

Open every Monday from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Chestnut Street Baptist Church


Camden Community Breakfast is FREE and open to all.


The breakfast is restaurant style, with menus and servers. Breakfast is cooked-to-order. The menu includes: Eggs (any style, except poached and hard-boiled,) bacon, sausage, home fries, toast, coffee, tea, juice/milk. Specials each week vary from waffles to pastry, or homemade muffins.


Every six weeks we offer Free Haircuts, and an Open Table. Check our Facebook page for upcoming dates. Free service hours are from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Breakfast is served until 10 a.m. on these days.


Find and like us on Facebook.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Sue Craft
Phone: 207-542-0360
E-mail: camdencommunitybreakfast@gmail.com

Dover-Foxcroft

Swim Lessons

September - May

We are offering swim lessons to home school families Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:15-11am through the school year. It is available for children ages 3-12 years old. The first session starts Sept 10th, with registration opening Aug 27th. Please contact me for me information!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Britney Gallagher
Phone: 207-564-7111
E-mail: b.gallagher@prymca.org

Ellsworth

Comrades of the Cross Co-op

March 17, 2019

Christian homeschool co-op that meets weekly offering classes for grades 1-12


For more information please contact:

Name:
Heather Litchfield
Phone: 207-266-5612
E-mail: Sixontheloose@gmail.com

Gorham

Galilee Co-Op

September 11, 2017 - May 14, 2018

We are starting a homeschool co-op in Gorham at the Galilee Baptist Church. This co-op will be for toddlers all the way to sixth grade. Come join in and be apart of our group.We have not finalized what classes we will teach yet so that means you have a chance to participate in helping make that decision, but those decisions will be made soon. So come join in the fun. We will see you there.


Thank you,

Angel Canwell 👼


For more information please contact:

Name:
Angel Canwell
Phone: 207-675-3078
E-mail: angelcanwell@gmail.com

Kennebunk

SEEK Homeschool Co-op

September 13, 2019

SEEK offers enrichment classes and clubs for children in pre-K thru 12th grade. SEEK meets on Fridays for 10 weeks, from September through November, and again after a winter break, from February to April. Each class day begins at 9am with a 15 minute general assembly time followed by three 50 minute classes. https://www.seekcooperative.org/


For more information please contact:

Name:
Nichole DaRosa
Website: https://www.seekcooperative.org/
E-mail: Seekhomeschoolconnect@gmail.com

Lincoln

Lincoln Homeschool Co-Op

Fridays

(updated for 2019)

The Lincoln homeschooling families gather every Friday at 9am at the Full Gospel Church on Fleming Street in Lincoln and host a free weekly co-op. This session classes are: Insects, Conservation, and Plants.This program is free and open to every age group. Please come at any time and meet us!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Ashley Mitchell
Phone: 207-466-0668
E-mail: motherhoodservices@gmail.com

Portland

HOME Monthly Skate - Portland

First Friday of Each Month

Join Homeschoolers of Maine the first Friday of each month, from 1 - 3 pm at Happy Wheels Skate Center - 331 Warren Ave., in Portland. For all details, directions and more information and to confirm, please email HOME Skate Coordinator Jenn Martin.

 

For more information please contact:

Name: Jenn Martin
Phone: 207-838-9155
E-mail: martinacademy33@gmail.com

Rumford

River Valley Homeschoolers Support Group Meeting

2nd Wendesday, 1-3pm

River Valley Homeschoolers will hold monthly meetings on the second Wednesday of each month, from 1-3 pm (location TBA). If you currently homeschool your children in the Rumford/Mexico area, or are considering it and have questions, please come join our homeschooling support group and connect with other homeschool families. Share curriculum, coordinate events, hang out with the children's librarian, check out some books, and enjoy the camaraderie. Children are welcome. Please call or text for meeting location details.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Darcy Steele
Phone: 207-778-1820
E-mail: rivervalleyhomeschoolers@gmail.com

Strong

Storytime!

Tuesdays

10:00 am

A different story every week, combined with some rhyming and song, along with movement and an arts and crafts project. Children of all ages and their care givers are welcome.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Strong Public Library
Phone: 207-684-4003
E-mail: stronglibrary@strong.lib.me.us

Trenton

Civil Air Patrol: Aeronautical, S.T.E.M., and Aviation Training

Tuesdays

updated for 2017/2018

On-going and Mentored Weekly Training for students 12-18 years old in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math with a focus on Aeronautical Sciences and Aviation.


Monthly Statewide Activities / Flying and Summer Camps are Available.


Information meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8:30 pm.

 

For more information please contact:

Name: Captain Ruth Moore
Phone: 207-546-1405
E-mail: rmoore@barharborcap.org

Westbrook

Walker Library Homeschool Group

Every Friday

updated for 2017/18

The Walker Memorial Library hosts a group for homeschoolers from 9am to 11am. Bring a sack lunch and meet in the programming room or children's area. We plan occasional craft or science activities and field trips. Everyone is welcome.

 

For more information please contact:

Name: Beth Callaway
Phone: 207-512-5560
E-mail: watoosa1@yahoo.com