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Lobstering in Maine

A trip to Maine is not complete without a freshly steamed lobster dinner. And one of the many ways that Acadia Center for English Immersion students get to know more about life in our small town community on Maine’s rocky coast is by learning about lobsters and lobster fishing. One popular excursion is to the museum… Read more »

Business Communication: Acadia Center Seminar

Business communication – in e-mails, presentations, conference calls, meetings, and social media – has been the subject of a series of business English seminars for Acadia Center for English Immersion students, offered by business executive and university business instructor Larrain Slaymaker. Larrain has extensive experience working for both small businesses and multi-national corporations and as an… Read more »

Check Out Our Facebook Page for Discounts, News, & Photos

Have you thought about dedicating two weeks or more to improving your English for your work and/or travel? Like the Acadia Center Facebook page to keep up to date on the latest news, photos, and discount offers! Throughout the year we offer flash discounts, so check back regularly. Register now for an intensive English course in… Read more »

Summertime in Maine

Warmer temperatures, ice cream cones, and cruising windjammers are all in evidence in our corner of New England as Acadia Center’s English immersion season gets underway.

Sailing and Hiking in Maine

Summer in Maine presents the perfect opportunity for hiking and sailing. Twice a week, Acadia Center students practice their English while climbing (small) mountains, sailing on schooners, and doing other fun summertime things. On two recent excursions, students sailed on the schooner Surprise out of Camden harbor and hiked to the top of Maiden Cliff… Read more »

Video Tour of Camden, Maine

Take a look at beautiful Camden, Maine, in this video by local photographer Josh Gerritsen. The tour begins with aerial views of the harbor and surrounding mountains, and continues with beautiful shots of village streets and small shops and restaurants, both in sunlight and after dark. Camden is home to Acadia Center, and we look… Read more »

Register for 5% Early Registration Discount by Feb. 28

  Register now for an English immersion course in 2014 and receive a 5% early registration discount. Our intensive English courses in the small, friendly, seaside town of Camden, Maine, will help you raise your English level quickly and efficiently.

2014 English Immersion Courses Begin May 12

We’re excited to begin our English immersion courses in Camden, Maine, for the 2014 season! New courses begin every Monday from May through October: mini-group classes (maximum 4 students with 1 teacher), private lessons, sharing our small-town community life, excursions, family-style meals with teachers – everything you need to improve your English rapidly. Join us this… Read more »

Maureen O’Keefe Joins English Course Faculty

Acadia Center is very pleased to welcome a new, highly experienced teacher to our English immersion course faculty. Teacher Maureen O’Keefe, who has a master’s degree in Teaching of English as a Second Language and a University of Cambridge certificate in Teaching of English as a Foreign Language, spent 23 years living and teaching overseas… Read more »