Adult Education & Recreation

Adult Education

Overview

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. This partnership exemplifies our commitment to work together to provide services of the highest quality for our residents.

dog solid obedience People Training Dogs

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.

See programs currently offered in our program guide

View supply lists for classes.

 

Featured Adult Education Programs

 

dog training

People Training Dogs

Date: 4/20 – 5/25
Time: 6:30-9p
Fee: $120 Resident/Nonresident
Class Code: 222147-02

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American Tribal Style Belly Dance

Date: 5/2 – 6/6
Time: 6-7p
Fee: $62 Resident; $78 Non Resident
Class code: 226122-02

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culinary walking tour

Downtown Wheaton Culinary Walking Tours

Wednesday | MAY 10 & 24 | 5-9p | 21 and over | DOWNTOWN WHEATON

We love food and we love sharing Wheaton’s food with you. Join fellow foodies on a walking tour of downtown Wheaton’s finest restaurants.

5/10 – Pizza Tour
5/24 – Around the World Tour

Tickets: $65/Residents; $65/Nonresidents

TICKETS – Pizza
TICKETS – Around the World

 

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!