Adult Education

The Adult Education and Recreation program is a comprehensive, community adult education program made possible by the unique partnership of Community Unit School District 200 and the Wheaton Park District.

Overview

Community Unit School District 200 and the Wheaton Park District partnership exemplifies our commitment to work together to provide services of the highest quality for our residents. The program was created in April 2000 and replaces the adult education program formerly offered by School District 200. Programs addressing the needs of multi-generational adults between the ages of 18 and 99 are offered in the areas of Athletics, Computers, Creative Arts, Dance, Financial, Health & Fitness, Martial Arts, Music, and Personal Growth.

Programs Currently Offered

Browse programs currently offered by type in the mobile or desktop-optimized online registration portal.

View all programs currently offered in the online registration portal or in the current program guide.

Programs Highlight

Cook & Grill Meat like a Pro

Saturday, May 18th | 1:00 – 4:00P | $60.00 | #221101-01

Location: The Art of Good Eating 2004 Ogden Ave, Lisle, IL 60532

Learn from a master griller on how to become familiar with the tastiest outcomes of your grill out experience. With this 3 hour long 1-day course, you will be able to go from a meats amateur to a pro griller. Let your friends and family do the talking after you impress the neighborhood with your skills with the brush, tongs, and spatula. This course will teach you simple hacks and life-long techniques you can use to make your average grill out dinner to something everyone can’t wait for!

Chicago Cubs vs. Brewers

Friday, August 30th | 10:30A – 6:30P | $79.00 | #326190-01

Location: boarding the bus at the Wheaton Park District Community Center. Game at Wrigley Field, Chicago IL.

Go Cubs, Go! Join us as we take a deluxe motor coach to and from Wrigley Field to watch the Cubbies take on the Milwaukee Brewers from under the covered terrace! Once in the city enjoy lunch on your own before the game.

Supply Lists

Program Locations

In 2012, cooperative programming partnerships with Carol Stream, Glen Ellyn, West Chicago, and Winfield Park District were initiated by the Wheaton Park District. The Bloomingdale and Lombard Park Districts joined in 2013 and 2015. This partnership increases our program attendance as well as invites our residents to enjoy class offering at other local districts. Hosting site addresses:

  • Wheaton Park District Community Center, 1777 S Blanchard St, Wheaton
  • Mary Lubko Center, 208 W Union, Wheaton
  • Franklin Middle School, 211 E Franklin, Wheaton
  • Monroe Middle School, 1855 Manchester, Wheaton
  • Wheaton North High School, 701 W Thomas, Wheaton
  • Sunset Knoll Recreation Center, 820 S Finley, Lombard
  • Winfield Park District, 0N020 County Farm Rd, Winfield
  • Simkus Recreation Center, 849 W Lies, Carol Stream
  • Fountain View Recreation Center, 910 N Gary, Carol Stream

Do you have a hobby or talent you would like to share? Consider teaching an adult education class!
New Program Request Form (PDF)