Community Education

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

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Online registration for Winter Community Education classes begins Sunday, January 7, 2018 by clicking on the "Register Here" link located to the left of this screen. Again, online enrollment for our popular Winter session of Community ED classes will open on Sunday, January 7, 2018. At that time, you may click on the "Register Here" link located to the left of this screen to register for classes.

Winter Community Education session runs January 22, 2018 to March 15, 2018.

You'll find our Winter 2018 catalog inserted into the Idaho Statesman on Sunday, January 7, 2018 (for Statesman subscribers), mailed to non-Statesman subscribers by Friday, January 12th and you'll also find copies of our class catalog in Boise library branches by January 12th.

You may review the wide variety of new, affordable and exciting classes that we have planned in our WINTER 2018 Community Education catalog, which is pictured below.   


Winter 2018 Community Education catalog cover 

Review a PDF version of our WINTER 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.  Winter session runs January 22, 2018 through March 15, 2018. Online registration for Winter 2018 session begins Sunday, January 7, 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 Winter 2018 catalog inserted into the Idaho Statesman on Sunday, January 7, 2018 (for Statesman subscribers), mailed to non-Statesman subscribers by Friday, January 12th and you'll also find copies of our class catalog in Boise library branches by January 12th.
  • 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
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Community Education Office Phone Number - 208.854.4047

Community Education Staff:

Dan Hollar, Public Affairs Administrator
Erin Sullivan, Program Coordinator
Erin Duran, 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.