Community Education

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

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Community Education is preparing for our winter session of classes.  Online registration for winter session begins Sunday, January 6, 2019 at www.boiselearns.org. Winter session runs January 22 through March 14, 2019.  

Review our Fall 2018 Community Education catalog, which is pictured below, to discover the types of classes we offer.     


Fall 2018 Community Education Course Catalog Cover
 

Review a PDF version of our Fall 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.  
  • 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 winter 2019 catalog inserted into the Idaho Statesman on Sunday, January 6, 2019 (for Statesman subscribers), mailed to non-Statesman subscribers starting Monday, January 7, 2019 until Friday, January 11.  You'll also find copies of our class catalog in Boise library branches by Friday, January 11, 2019.
  • 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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Additional Information:  

Frequently Asked Questions
Instructor Spotlight
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Community Education Office Phone Number - 208.854.4047 

Community Education Staff:

Dan Hollar, Public Affairs Administrator
Erin Sullivan, Program Coordinator
Courtney Clay, 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.