The Community Education department at Lincoln Land Community College is a wonderful resource for non-credit learning activities, with offerings for people of all ages.
We operate the following programs. More information available by clicking each program below or in the menu.
Experience learning through our non-credit classes, workshops, events and travel opportunities open to adults and youth. Classes are offered in a variety of topics for personal interest and skill-building opportunities. See our current offerings for a full list of available classes.
Instruction for varying skill levels of cooking and baking is offered through classes, workshops, dinners and events. Local chefs and food experts instruct participants in a variety of non-credit culinary opportunities and experiences.
Youth Enrichment Opportunities
With year-round choices of cooking, arts and crafts, study skills, test prep, science, technology, mathematics and more – there’s bound to be a class for you! Week-long summer sessions of College For Kids at LLCC also offers a wide variety of recreational, enrichment, and lifelong learning classes for students ages 5-18.
Academy of Lifelong Learning (ALL)
Citizens who are age 50 or greater are welcome to become members of this self-governing learning community sponsored by LLCC. More than one dozen programs are offered each month, most offered for FREE with a paid membership.
Road Scholar/Elderhostel: Adventures in Lifelong Learning
LLCC has been a provider of programs in Springfield for this national program for more than 25 years and we welcome visitors from all over the U.S. who want to learn more about Abraham Lincoln’s life in central Illinois and this year we are offering new programs on a variety of themes.
Explore with us on the variety of Discovery Day Trips or Overnight Trip options that Community Education offers. Let’s get out of the classroom and go!
Change and grow through continuous learning – Laurel Bretz, director, community education
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