Tri-C Encore Campus Fridays Opens Registration for Next Two
Winter and spring
classes offer educational opportunities for adults aged 55 and
CLEVELAND, Dec. 13, 2019: The Encore Campus Fridays program at
(Tri-C®) begins new sessions of classes in January
and March to enrich the minds and lives of those aged 55 and
The winter program begins Jan. 24 and runs every Friday for seven
weeks at three locations: Eastern Campus in Highland Hills,
Western Campus in Parma and Westshore Campus in Westlake.
Age-eligible students can enroll in one to six courses for one
low fee of $99. The 50-minute classes take place between 9 a.m.
and 3 p.m.
A seven-week spring session will take place at the three sites
beginning March 20.
Registration for both sessions — offered at the same costs and
class times — opens at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 16. Enrollment is
handled on a first-come, first-served basis. Many courses
reached capacity during the Fall 2019 session.
The overall course catalog features more than 100 options on a
wide variety of subjects including art, cinema, computers,
history, music, religion, science, yoga and more. Classes are
taught by Tri-C faculty, retired educators and experts.
Want to take classes but can’t make it to Encore Campus Fridays?
Check out Tri-C’s Neighborhood Scholars 55+ adult education
courses, which take place at College sites as well as museums,
parks and other locations around Greater Cleveland.
Neighborhood Scholars includes tours to experience restaurants,
landmarks and churches; “Coffee with a Curator” sessions, which
provide behind-the-scenes looks at exhibits and collections at
University Circle institutions; and hands-on classes such as
These alternate-site classes occur throughout the week and vary
in length. Costs range from $10 to $79 per class.
more information or to register for Encore Campus Fridays or
Neighborhood Scholars courses. Potential students can also call
216-987-2274 for information. Enrollment for both programs
opened Monday, Dec. 16.