Enrich your life and have fun too!

You don't have to earn grades, credit or a degree to continue learning. Find a new interest or passion with our short-term, affordable Personal Enrichment courses. From photography to languages, dog training to voice acting, explore all we have to offer! 

Online Personal Enrichment Options

Explore new hobbies and skills from the comfort of your home! Community Education offers non-credit online courses that meet a variety of learning needs, time commitments and budgets. Discover all online personal enrichment learning options.

Check back here or sign up for our e-newsletter for updates. New classes will be added regularly.

Live, virtual instruction.

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Get to Know Your Digital Camera


What do all these buttons and knobs do? How do I adjust that level again? If these are questions you find yourself asking over and over about your camera, then join Professional photographer Mike Smith for an up-close look at your digital camera.

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Digital Photography for Moms

Paid ($69.00)

Join professional photographer Mike Smith to discover how you can fit digital photography into your busy life as a mom!

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Italian Greetings


Get an introduction to the Italian Language with Instructor Fran Ruscetti. You'll practice your Italian accent and perfect your pronunciation.

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Learn a Little Italian

Paid ($89.00)

Whether you are interested in learning the basics of the Italian language to help you through that trip to Italy or you’re just wanting to learn the language for fun, this course will introduce you to the basics of this beautiful language.

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Voices for All

Paid ($59.00)

Explore the voiceover industry with your instructor, a professional, working voice actor from Voices For All.

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Pen and Ink

Paid ($69.00)

Join professional line illustrator Chris Pappas as you learn the basic techniques of drawing black and white illustrations with pen and ink.

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Special Events, Trips and Tours

Note that many special events and Unique Local Experiences utilize Waubonsee's ticketing site.

Trips and Tours also have their own registration forms and process.



Call Community Education at (630) 906-4160 or use the form below to ask a question or provide a comment.

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Events and Experiences

Be entertained by our community-friendly events! 

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Trips and Tours

Make new discoveries close to home or travel to far-away destinations.

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SAT® and ACT Test Preparation

Whether you're taking the SAT® or ACT, Waubonsee has prep courses and practice tests taught by experienced teachers who understand what's important on both exams.

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Inspire and Inform

Partner with Community Education to create and teach a personal enrichment course or host a Unique Local Experience.


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If you're looking for a new hobby, a unique night out with friends, family entertainment, trips and more, our Personal Enrichment area and newsletter is where you'll find it!