Active Retirement

Active Retirement

Learn new skills, start a new hobby and experience a new you! Community Education offers many daytime classes designed for students age 55 and up.

Arts & Crafts
  • Paint Like a Pro: Acrylics & Oil
  • Acrylic Painting
  • Intermediate Drawing
  • Wire Wrapped Pendants
  • Frilly Scarf
  • Crochet Jewelry: Necklace & Bracelet
Computer Skills
  • Getting Started with Computers - Normal and Pontiac
  • Getting Started with Computers II - Normal and Pontiac
  • Getting Started with the Internet & Email
  • Getting Started with Word 2013
  • Keyboarding I
  • Getting Started with Social Media
  • Getting Started with Twitter
  • Getting Started with Facebook
  • Getting Started with LinkedIn
  • Getting Started with Excel 2013
  • Twin City Photography Tour
  • Photography Workshop at the Zoo
  • Photo Adventure in the Woods - Pontiac
  • Photo Adventure in the Cemetery - Pontiac
  • Photo Adventure on a Farm - Cornell
  • Photo Adventure in Kickapoo Creek Park - Lincoln
Day Trips & Tours
Personal Enrichment
  • Local History
  • Foreign Languages
  • Memoirs: Your Life Story
  • Body and Mind Stress Management
  • Lunch, Learn & Listen
  • Heartland Songbirds
Personal Finance
  • Medicare: What Does it Mean for You?
  • Medicare Basics: Understanding Your Benefits
  • Estate Planning
Recreation & Leisure
  • Fitness & Recreation Center Community Access 
  • Ladies Golf
  • Birdwatching
  • Yoga for Arthritis
  • Chair Yoga
  • Beginning Hatha Yoga II
  • Tai Chi I
  • Tai Chi II
View course information and register online for the classes listed above.

Contact Us

Continuing Education
Heartland Community College
Workforce Development Center, Suite 2400
1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8160
TDD: 309-268-8030
Fax: 309-268-7882
E-mail: Continuing Education

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