MMRACE, which stands for Mid Maine Regional Adult Community Education, is a vital resource for adult learners in the Mid-Maine region. Our educational institution is dedicated to providing accessible and enriching learning opportunities for individuals seeking to further their education, develop new skills, and enhance their personal and professional growth. Come learn with us!
For many decades, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education (MMRACE) has been a pillar of our vibrant community, serving the diverse and dynamic regions of Belgrade, China, Oakland, Rome, Sidney, and Waterville. As a proud member of the larger Maine Adult Education system, MMRACE is deeply rooted in a statewide network dedicated to enriching the lives of adult learners throughout the state. This affiliation allows us to tap into a vast pool of resources, share best practices, and collaborate with other adult education centers, all with the singular goal of providing accessible, high-quality education for every Mainer. Together, we form a tapestry of learning opportunities that stretches across the entire state, making education within reach for all who seek it.
At MMRACE, we understand that every learner is unique, which is why our diverse array of courses spans from foundational literacy and numeracy to advanced vocational training and personal development. Whether you aspire to enhance your career prospects, acquire new skills, or explore a personal passion, our programs are tailored to your needs. Our experienced and dedicated instructors are here to guide and support you on your educational journey.
Who is Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education?
Lifelong Learning Hub: MMRACE is a vibrant hub for lifelong learning, providing a diverse range of educational opportunities for adults.
Community-Centric: We are deeply rooted in and dedicated to serving the communities of Belgrade, China, Oakland, Rome, Sidney and Waterville Maine.
Decades of Excellence: With decades of experience, we have a rich history of delivering high-quality adult education.
Wide Course Selection: Our extensive course offerings span from basic literacy and numeracy to advanced vocational training and personal development.
Experienced Instructors: Our team of dedicated instructors brings a wealth of experience and expertise to support learners in their educational journeys.
Success Stories: Many of our graduates have achieved successful careers and personal growth, thanks to our programs and courses.
Part of Maine’s Adult Education Network: MMRACE is an integral part of Maine’s larger adult education system, allowing us to tap into statewide resources and best practices.
Adaptive and Innovative: We continuously adapt to changing needs, offering online and hybrid courses, embracing new technologies, and collaborating with local organizations to enhance our offerings.
Our mission is to offer a wide range of programs and courses that cater to the diverse interests and goals of our learners, encompassing academic, vocational, personal enrichment, and life skills development.
Values and Vision
We envision a community where individuals can thrive personally and professionally by engaging in meaningful educational experiences that expand their knowledge, skills, and perspectives.
with Shannon Fitts
Create some cozy candle crafts in just one night. Each participant will make 2 ombre dip candles and a teacup candle. Winter colors and scents will be available. Makes a great handmade gift!
with Robin Samalus-Getchell
Join the Robin’s Nest design team to decorate a grapevine wreath with seasonal decorations and fresh Maine Balsam and Pine. Come prepared to have fun while designing a beautiful wreath to hang on your door or to give as a gift! Limit 15 students. The Robin’s Nest, 173 Main St, Waterville
Come Learn With Us!
Not sure what program is best for you? That’s okay! Our Academic Student Coordinator will be able to help you plan your best path forward!