DAMARISCOTTA– Friends and supporters of Central Lincoln County Adult Education students came together at Skidompha Public Library on Thursday, May 30 to recognize and honor this year’s Adult Education graduates.
The graduates for 2012-13 are Megan Farrar of Jefferson, Mary Feltis of Waldoboro, Cindy Palmer of Waldoboro and Kayla Pooler of Damariscotta. Other graduates who did not attend the ceremony are Levie Anthony of Waldoboro, Kymberlie Koss of Damariscotta, Philip Peabody of Jefferson and David Pierro of Damariscotta,
Adult Education Director Ellen Dickens, welcomed guests and introduced each graduate. She also offered the graduates congratulations and urged them to keep moving on in their education by taking advantage of the Lincoln County College Connection (TLC3) College Transitions program. Dickens stated that each student pursuing ther education would receive $50 towards gas or the purchase of books and school supplies. The funds are made possible through Dickens’ trivia team annual winnings at the 1812 Farm in Bristol.
Dickens then presented Megan Farrar with the Courage to Grow Award from Central Maine Community College. The award comes with a scholarship for one course at CMCC. Dickens stated that Farrar was given the award for having some of the highest scores she has seen on the GED tests and the highest cumulative score of all the other graduates.
Afterwards, AOS 93 School Superintendent Steven Bailey presented Vicki Fleury of Damariscotta with the Adult Education Literacy Persistent Learner Award. He then offered his congratulations to this year’s graduates prior to giving out diplomas. Superintendent Bailey presented diplomas to each of the graduates in attendance: Farrar, Feltis, Palmer and Pooler.
Immediately following the ceremony, students and guests stayed for a reception hosted by the Central Lincoln County Adult Education Advisory Board.
Megan Farrar of Jefferson, recipient of the Courage to Grow Award
AOS 93 School Superintendent Steven Bailey presents Vicki Fleury of Damariscotta
with the Adult Education Literacy Persistent Learner Award
Posted by Bonnie Merrill on July 3, 2013