Elder College classes begin soon, registration continues

Adults age 50 and older registered for dozens of exciting Elder College courses on Tuesday. Registration continues in-office until October.

Cathie Sessions and fellow volunteers coordinated the registration for Elder College on Sept. 15. Adults age 50+ signed up for dozens of exciting courses to expand their knowledge this fall.

Cathie Sessions and fellow volunteers coordinated the registration for Elder College on Sept. 15. Adults age 50+ signed up for dozens of exciting courses to expand their knowledge this fall.

Registration for the fall Elder College courses took place Tuesday, September 15 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at The Landing Sports Centre.

For 15 years, the Elder College has offered classes to provide adults over the age of 50 with access to educational and learning opportunities to enrich their lives and expand their knowledge. Classes are taught by retired professionals, current experts, and UFV professors.

Most classes take place at the Canada Education Park campus of University of the Fraser Valley (UFV).

Tuesday’s registration brought adults from all over the community to register for Elder College and sign-up for the various courses, including: The Theatre Experience, Learn to Curl, Your iPad and You, and What Makes Chilliwack Tick?

The complete catalogue of fall courses and the printable registration form are available online.

Registration continues at the Elder College office (Room A1367, UFV, 45190 Caen Ave) until the first week of October. Office hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

For more information call 604-702-2611 or email elder.college@ufv.ca.