Tri-C Encore Campus
Fridays opens registration for 2wo sessions
New classes offer educational opportunities for adults aged 55
CLEVELAND: The Encore Campus Fridays program at
Community College (Tri-C®) begins new
sessions of classes in January and March to enrich the minds and
lives of those aged 55 and older.
The winter program begins Jan. 25 and runs every Friday for
seven weeks at Eastern Campus in Highland Hills and Western
Campus in Parma. Age-eligible students can enroll in one to six
courses for one low fee of $99. The 50-minute classes take place
between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
A second seven-week spring session will also be offered at both
sites beginning March 22, with the same cost and class times.
Registration for both sessions opened Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018.
The overall course catalog features more than 100 options on a
wide variety of subjects, including art, cinema, computers,
history, music, religion, science, yoga and more. Classes are
taught by Tri-C faculty, retired educators and subject experts.
“Encore Campus Fridays is a great way to socialize while
learning new things and challenging your mind,” said Suzanne
Ortiz, who oversees the program. “There’s a course for just
about any interest, too.”
Want to take classes but can’t make it to Encore Campus
Fridays? Then check out Tri-C’s Neighborhood Scholars 55+
adult education courses, which take place at College sites as
well as museums, parks and other locations around Greater
Neighborhood Scholars includes tours to experience restaurants,
landmarks and churches; “Coffee with a Curator” sessions, which
provide behind-the-scenes looks at exhibits and collections at
University Circle institutions; and hands-on classes such as
These alternate-site classes occur throughout the week and vary
in length. Costs range from $10 to $73 per class.
For detailed information and registration for Encore Campus
Fridays or Neighborhood Scholars courses, visit
Potential students can also
call 216-987-2274 for information.