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New resource adds to the many options for lifelong learning in Maine


Bendable Maine is a new statewide, mostly free, learning marketplace for Maine residents of all ages and backgrounds. We'll discuss how this new initiative and and other resources foster lifelong learning through online courses, as well as in-person learning opportunities. Some of the available resources include the university and community college systems, career centers, adult education programs, music schools, art museums and many others.

Janet McKenney, former director of library development, Maine State Library
Lex Dennis, director of lifelong learning, KH Moon Center for a Functioning Society at the Drucker Institute

VIP Callers:
Kimberley Moore, director, Bureau of Employment Services, Maine Department of Labor
Kate Fahey, project director, Peer Workforce Navigator Project, Maine Department of Labor; director of programs, Gateway Community Services Maine
Mari Glatter, instructional designer, University of Maine Cooperative Extension

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Jonathan was born in Monsey, New York. A field trip to Washington, DC when he was in 7th grade started him on his circuitous path to a career in public radio. The trip inspired a love of politics and led to his desire to one day call DC home. After graduating from Grinnell College, he worked on a couple of campaigns in Iowa (presidential and congressional) and moved to Washington, DC.