Coastal Community Development


Strengthen Your Facilitation Skills, Level 1

Building Skills for Effective Meetings and Group Work

Five-part training series from UMaine Cooperative Extension & Sea Grant

Join us and learn to:

  • help new groups get started 
  • lead groups to solve problems, and meet goals
  • help groups deal with conflict, and manage time

In your professional or volunteer work, are you involved with boards, committees, or teams that need to produce results? This training can help you get great results.

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Thursdays, January 4, 18, February 1, February 15, March 1, with back up snow dates on March 8 and 15


1:00 – 5:00 pm


Sanford City Hall, Sanford, Maine for January and February dates, and Wells Reserve, Wells, Maine for March dates


$125 - Financial assistance is available

For more information:

or to register, or to request an accommodation, contact the instructor, Kristen Grant at 207-646-1555 x115 or  and visit

Community Engagement Academy

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