Summer Classes F A Q
The sunny days of summer are great for relaxing, having fun, and seeing new sights. Taking a class can make life feel more e x p a n s i v e, by engaging your mind, body and spirit in new ways. Experience the world through the lens of art, dance, design, photography, language, culture, new job skills, or a fun hobby.
Do you have questions about summer classes? Let's see if we can answer them. Scroll down to see a list of new classes, find out which classes are in-person, and more.
1. What's NEW?
If you've taken classes with us before, you might want to see the new classes this season. Check out this colorful and exciting lineup:
HOME REPAIR, CONSTRUCTION & WOODWORKING
Build your dreams in our NEW home repair and construction workshops.
- Basic Carpentry & Woodworking
- Basic Hands-On Home Repair & Maintenance
- Whittling Basics
- Cabinets & Countertops
- Concrete Form Construction
- Floor Framing
- Hand Tools
- Power Tools
- Stair Framing & Finish
- Windows & Doors
- Residential Construction Program: Part 3
- Residential Construction Program: Part 4
Expand your creativity by taking an art class this summer.
See ALL art classes.
Enjoy new vistas in these classes special photography classes.
After two years of isolation, dance classes are back in person! Get moving in these fun classes. No experience or partner needed.
BILINGUAL CAREER TRAINING: TRANSLATION & INTERPRETATION
Summer scholarships are available for these classes! This opportunity is made possible thanks to Northwest Translators & Interpreters Society.
- Translation & Interpretation Info Session (FREE!)
- Introduction To Health Care Interpreting
- Translation Quality Assurance: Reviewing, Editing & Proofreading
- Ukrainian-English: Intro To Health Care & Social Service Interpreting
Explore music history and fundamentals in this exciting new series. Online and self-paced.
- African American Music
- Music Appreciation
- Music Fundamentals
- Music History Survey
- Music Jazz
- Music Of The World
- American Popular Music
- Music Rock
It's boating season and these classes will help you enjoy your time on the water more than ever.
See ALL boating classes.
YIDDISH & LANGUAGES
Advanced Yiddish students, join us for a summer review.
See ALL language classes.
Interested in learning how to use Revit to design and manage building construction projects? This is a great starter class.
HEALTHCARE CAREER TRAINING
Explore education that leads to in-demand jobs in healthcare.
- Career Step Info Session (FREE!)
2. Are classes online or in-person?
While most classes are still online, several classes will be meeting in-person this summer! Enjoy meeting others in the flesh if you're wanting more face-to-face interaction with other humans. Here is a summary (check individual class web pages to confirm details):
In Person Classes for Summer 2022
- Self Defense 101 for Women
- Drawing & Sketching
- Watercolor Painting - Beginning
- Fashion Illustration
- Voice Overs...Now Is Your Time
- All DANCE
- All BOATING
- All HOME REPAIR, CONSTRUCTION & WOODWORKING
3. When do summer classes begin?
Summer quarter begins the last week in June, though specific class dates vary, June through August. Some classes are "self-paced," which means you can do the class independently and on your own schedule. Check each class web page to find out the details!
4. What about...
If you have other questions, please contact us. We'll be happy to assist you!