Sign language class for children offered in Rockland

Posted Feb. 09, 2011, at 8:23 p.m.

ROCKLAND, Maine — An eight-week American Sign Language class for children age 6 months to 6 years, and their caregivers, begins 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 11, at Penobscot School, 28 Gay St.

The instructor will be Marcie Howard, certified Signing Time instructor and elementary school teacher. Tuition is $75 per family, and a scholarship program is available. For information, call 594-1084 or visit

Penobscot School is a nonprofit center for language learning and international exchange.