Community Education

Offering Lifelong Learning Opportunities to the Treasure Valley for more than 45 years! 

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Online registration for Fall 2018 Community Education classes begins Sunday, August 19, 2018 by clicking on the "Register Here" link located to the left of this screen. At that time, you may click on the "Register Here" link located to the left of this screen to register for classes.

Fall 2018 Community Education session runs from September 10, 2018 through October 18, 2018.

You'll find our Fall 2018 catalog inserted into the Idaho Statesman on Sunday, August 19, 2018 (for Statesman subscribers), mailed to non-Statesman subscribers by Friday, August 24, 2018 and you'll also find copies of our class catalog in Boise library branches by Friday, Agust 24, 2018.

To get an idea of the types of personal enrichment classes we offer, review our Spring 2018 Community Education catalog, which is pictured below.   


Spring 2018 Community Education course catalog
 

Review a PDF version of our Spring 2018 Community Education catalog

Community Education opens Boise School District buildings for your enjoyment. A wide variety of classes, led by volunteer instructors, are available during evening hours. You'll find all the information you need about our classes, program procedures, and registration details right here on our website.

Community Education at a Glance:

  • We offer three sessions of classes: Fall, Winter and Spring.  Fall 2018  session runs September 10, 2018 through October 18, 2018. Online registration for Fall 2018 session begins Sunday, August 19, 2018 at www.boiselearns.org You may register up to the day a class begins!
  • Community Education Session catalogs are distributed through the mail to Boise residents, inserted into the Idaho Statesman and posted online at www.boiselearns.org and on this webpage.
  • You'll find our Fall 2018 catalog inserted into the Idaho Statesman on Sunday, August 19, 2018 (for Statesman subscribers), mailed to non-Statesman subscribers by Friday, August 24, 2018 and you'll also find copies of our class catalog in Boise library branches by Friday, August 24, 2018.
  • Registration runs throughout the session - up to the night a class begins provided there is space. However, it is recommended you register early to ensure a spot in the class. Register at www.boiselearns.org 
  • Participation is not limited to Boise City residents; there are no additional fees for students from Meridian, Eagle, Emmett, Kuna or surrounding areas.
  • Our volunteer instructors teach on a variety of topics ranging from computer basics, health, pets, culinary skills, to arts & crafts and MUCH, MUCH more.
  • Interested in sharing through teaching a course? Visit our Teach with Us page.
  • We invite you to share the gift of learning by donating to the Community Education Scholarship Fund - your generous contributions can assist others attend class.

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Community Education Office Phone Number - 208.854.4047 (Note: Community Education Office will be closed for summer break from June 1, 2018 to July 17, 2018. Community Education office will re-open on July 18, 2018.  

Community Education Staff:

Dan Hollar, Public Affairs Administrator
Erin Sullivan, Program Coordinator
Kaylee Vaughn, Program Assistant 


To give you an idea of the types of classes we offer, click here to check out a recent segment about Community Education that aired on KTVB-TV's News at Noon and click here to check out a special report by KTVB-TV's Jim Duthie focusing on our Succulent Gardening class taught by Brent Seamons.