Community Education

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Take a class for fun or to enhance your well-being. We have classes that fit your needs & lifestyle.

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You can search for classes online through RVC's Self Service: Instant Enrollment. To make searching easier, check out the course code prefixes by class topic below.

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Arts & Ceramics

Explore your creative side! Whether you're interested in drawing, painting, or creating physical pieces through crafts or ceramics, we have several art classes available.

Search online using course code prefix ART.

We also have several virtual class options, featuring instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. Explore topics like Drawing for the Absolute Beginner. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Auto & Boat Safety

Learn about conditions that affect your driving and how to become a better, safer driver overall. We also offer boat safety classes! 

Search online using course code prefix EDV.

Looking for our Traffic Safety Program? Whether you have received a traffic ticket or are ordered by a judge, Rock Valley College offers traffic safety courses that will help you improve your driving skills and meet the needs of your court supervision. Learn more about RVC's Traffic Safety Program.

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Awareness & Wellbeing

Make time for yourself. With our awareness and "mind, body, soul" classes, learn about meditation, self-massage, astrology, and other topics that can help you reduce stress and offer new perspectives.

Search online using course code prefix ALT.

We also have several virtual class options, featuring instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. Explore topics like Introduction to Natural Health & Healing. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Communication, Language, & Culture

Learn something new today... whether that means adding to your communication skills with a new language or learning about another culture's history, traditions, and celebrations.

Search online using course code prefix LAN.

We also have several virtual class options, featuring instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. Explore topics like Instant Italian or Mastering Public Speaking. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Dance

Are you looking for a way to stay active and have fun at the same time? A dancing class might be just what you need! And, you'll get to learn new dance styles and moves that will surely impress.

Search online using course code prefix DNC.

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Finance

Are you interested in learning how to manage your finances effectively? Explore classes that will provide valuable insights and practical tips on budgeting, planning, and more.

Search online using course code prefix FIN.

We also have several virtual class options, featuring instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. Explore topics like Personal Finance. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Fitness

Get in shape and feel great with our fitness classes! From Tai Chi to HIIT, we have something for everyone. Join other fitness enthusiasts and reach your goals with the help of experienced instructors.

Search online using course code prefix FIT.

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Foodies

If you love food and enjoy experimenting with new recipes, our foodie classes are perfect for you! For Spring 2024, we also have a new lineup of cake and dessert decorating classes.

Search online using course code prefix HMC.

We have several virtual class options, featuring instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. Explore topics like Lose Weight & Keep it Off, Secrets of the Caterer, and Start Your Own Edible Garden. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Gardening

Explore gardening classes at RVC! Learn how gardening is therapeutic.

Search online using course code prefix GAN.

We also have additional online class options, including instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Math

If you want to expand your problem-solving skills and gain a deeper understanding of the world around you, explore our math classes.

Search online using course code prefix EDV.

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Music

Discover the joy of playing an instrument, learn new skills, and connect with other music enthusiasts. There are class options for beginners to those with experience. 

Search online using course code prefix MUS.

We also have several virtual class options, featuring instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Pets

Are you a pet lover looking to strengthen the bond with your furry friend?

Search online using course code prefix ANI.

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Photography

Whether you're a beginner or have some experience, learn how to use your camera to its full potential and explore different styles of photography. Unleash your creativity and develop your skills.

Search online using course code prefix PHO.

We also have several virtual class options, featuring instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. Explore topics like Digital Photography and Travel Photography. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Sewing

Express your creativity through sewing! Learn how to create beautiful, functional pieces.

Search online using course code prefix CAH.

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STEM for Grownups

Fun STEM projects are not just for kids! In these workshops, you get the chance to build and wire circuits for simple motors, lights, and more. 

Search online using course code prefix EDV.

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Travel

Are you ready to explore? Learn the secrets of traveling, with travel hacks, tips to getting travel discounts, and so much more. And, if you're looking for options, we also offer preview classes that highlight potential travel destinations. 

Search online using course code prefix TRV.

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Writing

Writing is a valuable tool for communication, self-expression, and personal growth. Taking writing classes can help you hone your skills, whether you're a beginner or a seasoned writer.

Search online using course code prefix LAN.

We have several virtual class options, featuring instructor-led courses and self-paced tutorials. Explore topics like Creating Writing, Effective Business Writing, Writing for Children, Mystery Writing, and so much more. View classes online at Ed2Go.com/RVC2.

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Yoga

Seeking to reduce stress and become a healthier you? Learn to incorporate mindfulness into your life. Receive encouraging guidance by practicing a variety of poses and breathing exercises. Yoga practice will increase flexibility, strengthen the body, build better balance, bring improved focus, clarity and peace. Each class is open to all experience levels and students are encouraged to practice at their own pace. NOTE: Do not start yoga if you are pregnant.

Search online using course code prefix YOG.