PVCC offers a variety and activities, cultural events, classes and other learning opportunities for Boomers and Seniors in the North Valley. These programs are offered by Continuing Education, Fitness Center, Business Division, Counseling Division, Learning Support Services, the Center for the Performing Arts and other areas on campus. LifeQuest makes it easier for students and community members to access program and event information.
Links to Programs
Lifelong learners will find Noncredit classes that include personal enrichment and professional development opportunities. These short term classes are taught in a relaxed atmosphere.
View the available classes by selecting the term (Fall, Spring, or Summer) under the Noncredit Classes listed in the left-hand navigation bar, then choose Personal Enrichment or Languages.
These noncredit computer classes help adults who have little or no experience better understand personal computers. View the available classes by selecting the term (Fall, Spring, or Summer) under the Noncredit Classes listed in the left-hand navigation bar, then choose Computers.
Exercise classes, fitness memberships, free wellness seminars and Silver Sneakers are just a few of the programs offered by PVCC’s Fitness Center.
Seminars on a variety of topics to meet the needs and interests of boomers and seniors. These are free and are generally offered bi-monthly on Thursday afternoons.
Adults Who Are Returning to Education: The AWARE Club is designed to support new, returning and continuing adult learners who have had a break in their formal education. They meet informally on alternate Mondays in room KSC185 at 2pm.
Career Counseling staff can assist with returning to the workforce, resume preparation and interviewing skills. They are also a great starting place with help finding on-campus or on-line resources.
Let others benefit from your expertise and knowledge! The Office of Service Learning connects students with various local agencies and volunteer groups.
The premiere place in the North Valley for theatre, music, dance, art exhibits, and film screenings. Visit this link for a calendar of performances.