Community Education
De Anza College

Community Education offers Extended Year College for Kids & Teens, Fujitsu Planetarium, Short Courses and ed2go Online Classes. We have offerings just about every day of the week ranging from fitness to astronomy. The Planetarium is one of the greatest in the world and is open for field trips and weekend family fun. View the Community Education Calendar below and join our email list to stay up to date.

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Community Education Calendar

Planetarium Shows - Click on a show link below for trailers and descriptions. How to purchase Planetarium tickets.

Ongoing Registration
De Anza College Fitness Center Membership - Short Courses
Online Classes start the second Wednesday of every month.

February 15
Fitness Center-Monthly-Feb. 15 to March 14

February 23
Belly Dance for Fitness.S2

February 25
Real Estate: What Buyers Need to Know

Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - Earth, Moon & Sun
5:00 - Cosmic Journey
6:30 - We Are Stars
8:00 - Extreme Planets

March 1
eBay Series
eBay 1: The Basics of Selling

March 2
eBay 2: Advanced Selling Strategies

March 4
Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - The Moon
5:00 - This is Our Sky!
6:30 - ExoPlanet Adventure
8:00 - Laser Journey
9:00 - Pink Floyd: The Dark Side of the Moon

March 11
Natural "A's"
What Were You Born to Do?
Designing Your Kitchen for the 21st Century

Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - Magic Tree House
5:00 - Magic Tree House
7:00 - Planet Nine & Lecture

March 15
Fitness Center-Monthly-March 15 to April 14

March 18
Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - The Secret of the Carboard Rocket
5:00 - Flight Adventures
6:30 - Astronaut
8:00 - Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

March 25
Mindful Life Planning

Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - The Little Star that Could
5:00 - Earth, Moon & Sun
6:30 - We Are Stars
8:00 - Cosmic Journey
9:00 - Laser Michael Jackson

April 1
Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - Magic Tree House
5:00 - Magic Tree House
6:30 - The Moon
8:00 - Laser Hendrix/Doors
9:00 - Laser Beatles Sgt Pepper

April 6
Hiking the Parks and Trails of the Santa Cruz Mountains
Becoming the Complete Stock Market Investor.S2

April 8
You're On The Air: How to Make it in Voice-Overs!

Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket
5:00 - Legends of the Night Sky: Orion
7:00 - We Are Aliens & Lecture

April 10
De Anza College Fitness Center Membership (Spring 2017)

April 15
Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - ExoPlanet Adventure
5:00 - Moons: Worlds of Mystery
7:30 - Under the Stars with The Blue Eternity Trio

April 17
Fitness Center-Monthly-April 17 to May 12

April 22
Classroom Driver Education

Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - This is Our Sky!
5:00 - Earth, Moon & Sun
6:30 - STARS
8:00 - Planet Nine
9:00 - Laser Michael Jackson

April 29
Before Having Chickens: Gearing Up for Pet Chickens

Astronomy and Laser Shows:
3:30 - Magic Tree House
5:00 - Magic Tree House
6:30 - Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity
8:00 - Laser Journey
9:00 - Laser Pink Floyd: The Wall

May 9
Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement .S1

May 13
Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement .S2
Become a Notary Public
Notary Public Renewal Course

May 15
Fitness Center-Monthly-May 15 to June 14

May 27
After Having Chickens: Happy and Healthy Pet Chickens

June 13
Make Money as a Loan Signing Agent

July 24
Classroom Driver Education

August 7
Classroom Driver Education

 

Short Courses & Workshops

Short Courses offers not-for-credit enrichment courses taught on a wide variety of topics at De Anza College on evenings and weekends throughout the academic year.

Fujitsu Planetarium

The Planetarium is available for astronomy & laser shows, field trips, and party rentals. We have an on-site gift shop. Interested individuals may also give a gift of the stars by sponsoring a student or school.

Six-Week Online Courses

Choose from over 300+ six-week instructor-facilitated online courses. Certificates issued upon successful completion of each course. Online sessions begin on the third Wednesday of every month.

Extended Year Summer for Kids and Teens

De Anza Extended Year Summer College for Kids and Teens is a summer enrichment program where the focus is on teaching and learning, not grades and exams.