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Gain New Perspectives this Summer

This is a big week in the Puget Sound region, celebrating Juneteenth and Summer Solstice in recent days, and Pride this weekend. We hope you're enjoying the longest days of the year! 

Continuing Education classes make life feel more  e x p a n s i v e  by engaging your mind, body and spirit in new ways. See the world through the lens of art, dance, design, photography, language, new job skills, or a favorite hobby by taking a class.

We have added a slew of colorful classes that begin soon. See a few highlighted below and explore our website to see the full spectrum of options.

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Basic Carpentry & Woodworking

Learn the basics of joinery, jigs, materials, methods, tools, and project design in this hands-on class. 

See all carpentry & construction classes.

Creating the Moment in Photography

Bring your imagination to create original images that tell the story you want to communicate. 

See all photography classes
Tai Chi for Healthy & Balance

Learn how to practice Tai Chi as a health sustaining exercise, relaxation and improved body awareness for all ages.

See other wellness and Senior Series classes.


Palette Knife Painting

Discover the delightful textures and techniques to paint picturesque landscapes, figures, wildlife and modern art -- without a paint brush.

See al visual art classes.
Tango for the Absolute Beginner

Learn to dance the authentic Argentine Tango in a fun and easy way! 

See all dance and music including Latin Dance Sampler.
Fashion Illustration

Express your ideas with fashion illustration! Learn to draw the fashion figure and represent clothing on the body accurately.

See other art or career development classes.


Self Defense 101 for Women

Women, join this comprehensive self-defense course to learn how to recognize potentially unsafe situations and protect yourself with confidence.

See other wellness classes.
Construction & Woodworking

Interested in construction as a profession or hobby? Check out our new  workshops in stairs, windowsfloorscabinets & countertopsconcrete forms, roofing, power tools, hand tools, whittling, and more! 

See all construction and classes in the trades.
Introduction to Health Care Interpreting

Interpreters are needed, especially in health and human services. If you are bilingual, learn how to work as a professional interpreter!

See all translation & interpretation (including Ukrainian-English) and language classes.


Health Care Career Training 

Interested in working in the rewarding field of health care?  Learn about the education and training available that leads to careers that are in demand.

Free Info Session on Tues, June 28; 6 pm.

Glean inspiration from community this summer! Here's just a small sample of free or relatively low cost cultural events.

PrideFest Capitol Hill - June 25
Pridefest Seattle Center - June 26 (Downtown)
Seattle Colleges at the Pride Parade - June 26 (Downtown)
Big Gay Salvage Art Show - June 25 (SODO)
Amphitheater Grand Opening at Volunteer Park - July 2 (Capitol Hill)
Africatown Soul on the Water - July 2 (Downtown)
Dancing Til Dusk - July 7-Aug 30 (Downtown)
Pioneer Square Art Walk - July 7
Georgetown Art Attack - July 9
Meet at the Beach: Low Tide Beach Walks - July 13 (Downtown)
Capitol Hill Art Walk - July 14
Alki Art Fair - July 22-24
Seattle Restored - ongoing (Downtown)
All Seattle area art walks
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