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Welcome to Ridgefield Adult / Continuing Education

July and August 2020 - Registration Open!

More classes will be added for September - February

 

We are Open for Learning!

Experience Ridgefield Continuing Education in Your Home

(until we can safely and healthily offer some programs in a public building again)

Ridgefield Continuing Education classes are being redesigned as necessary due to coronavirus closing of Ridgefield Public Schools and to maintain the safety and health of our teachers and students.

Most courses are Available with Live Teacher Instruction Online via Zoom in our Invitation only, Password and Admit only Class Room. Class sizes are limited.

Please email ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com or phone (203) 431-2812 if you want to ask about:

* registering for a class.
* Fall Courses - to be added in stages over the next month and many will be delivered via Zoom.
* the possibility of an existing class being put live, online with the instructor.
* teaching a class online.


Online Courses with ed2go is another option. Visit Ridgefield's page at ed2go's Online Instruction Center.

Please CLICK HERE to Download the Summer July and August 2020 Brochure that contains the July and August courses on this web site, the registration form and FAQ's all in one place. The information is also browsable by using the index to the left. This web site (links to the left) contains some information not in the brochure, such as make up dates for winter and spring courses that were rescheduled due to COVID-19, weather closings, etc., and updates that came occurred post printing of the brochure.
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The physical locations of the summer courses are either Annex or Zoom or A-Z (depending upon the availability of public classrooms this summer). Most summer classes will be on Zoom or the class will be notified if a class is meeting outdoors.



Course Make Ups due to COVID-19

* Many make ups have been completed live and interactive, online using Zoom. Students will be notified individually when this is available for your course.

* Remaining make ups will be scheduled as facilities become available. The schedule and web site will be updated as information is available. Students will be notified individually when this is available for your course.

Please email Peggy Bruno at ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com or phone (203) 431-2812 to be on a notification list for online with the teacher schedules and/or updated in person dates for a particular course you want to register for. Thank you.



Join us and take a class, meet people with similar interests.
For over 40 years, Ridgefield Continuing Education, a self-sustaining program of Ridgefield Public Schools, has provided enriching courses to participants, age 18 and older, from Ridgefield and the surrounding communities. We currently provide over 100 courses (new courses and continuing favorites) each tri - mester that have helped many people achieve success and/or relaxation, whether it be employment or language skills, healthy cooking, fitness, bridge, mah jongg, arts and crafts, gardening, guitar, or a new hobby.

You can start registering now!


ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED ~ the sooner the better! Classes start at various times year round. Call (203) 431-2812 or click Sign Me Up! for registration information.

The best way to reach us at night is through email: ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com

Phone: (203) 431-2812
(if we don't pick up, leave a message)

The Ridgefield Continuing Education office is located on the 1st floor of the Town Hall Annex (this location is closed at present).
Click here for directions to the Town Hall Annex - Continuing Education Office and Computer/Technology Lab and Day and Summer classrooms.

Gift Certificates: The gift of education is a "forever" gift. If you are interested in purchasing a gift certificate, please eMail: ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com or phone (203) 431-2812.

Please contact me if you have any questions.
Thank you for your participation and consideration.

Peggy Bruno
Director of Adult Education

To Reach Us

To reach us - feel free to contact us anytime. If you reach an answering machine, please leave a detailed message. We will contact you as soon as possible. You may send us feedback at any time.  Fill out our Survey and either Email, Mail, or Phone it to us.

Email (copy this email address into your email if clicking on it does not activate your email) ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com

Telephone (with message machine available 24 hours per day): (203) 431-2812

 
Postal Address - note the office IS NOT at this location (see In-Person Office Location below).
Ridgefield Public Schools - Continuing Education,
Attn: Peggy Bruno
70 Prospect Street
Ridgefield, CT  06877

In-Person Office Location
Continuing Education, Town Hall Annex, 66 Prospect Street - 1st floor. Click here for directions to the Town Hall Annex.

WEATHER AND LOCATION ANNOUNCEMENTS

If the weather is bad and there is no weather message here, try www.ridgefield.org . The information will be on the main page. If the weather gets bad after the close of school, check here and (203) 431-2812 for a message. Thank you.

When Ridgefield Schools are Closed, Continuing Education Classes are Postponed for both day and evening, regardless of location. Please attend your next scheduled class. A makeup session will be added to the end of the session and will be posted with that course description on this web site.

When Ridgefield Schools have an Early Dismissal, Continuing Education Classes that start at 1:00 p.m. (for both afternoon and evening) or later are Postponed to the next class. Please attend your next scheduled class. A makeup session will be added to the end of the session and will be posted with that course description on this web site. When Ridgefield Schools have a Delayed Opening, Continuing Education classes that start before 9:30 a.m. are postponed. Please attend your next scheduled class. A makeup session will be added to the end of the session and will be posted with that course description on this web site. Classes starting at 9:30 a.m. or later will proceed as scheduled.

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