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Enriching. Engaging. Entertaining.

Winter 2018 Community Education Courses

(Interested in teaching Community Education? Learn how to submit your proposed classes, here.)

Each term, Oregon Coast Community College presents a compelling lineup of non-credit, affordable and inspiring Community Education courses. These classes are open to all, and registration is fast and easy. And, beginning this term, you can register and pre-pay online, with one simple form. Winter classes range from organic gardening to ballet, and from oil painting to basketweaving. There are 44 sessions to choose from this term – the most ever in a OCCC winter term!

Feedback is important!

Your instructors will be providing you with links to the online Course Evaluation Form. Your feedback is important to both your instructor and to the College. Please take 10 minutes to complete the form and help to ensure that we continue to provide the quality education that meets the needs of our students and community. Thank you!


AARP Smart Driver Training Newport 15-Mar
AARP Smart Driver Training Lincoln City 12-Mar
Afro-Brazilian Dance Sorry, class is CLOSED. Newport Jan. 17-March 21
Ballet for Beginner Adults NEW! Newport Jan. 8-March 19
Basket Weaving NEW!  Lincoln City NOW March 5 & 9
Beginning Guitar (Sorry, class is FULL) Lincoln City Jan. 11 to March 15
Birding Basics Lincoln City Jan. 23 to Feb. 1
Composition Basics Waldport 7-Mar
Disaster Preparedness Lincoln City March 1 and 8
Dog Grooming ‘Doodles & Poodles NEW! (Sorry, class is FULL.) Newport Jan. 28
Dog Grooming Short Coats NEW! Newport Jan. 21
Drawing for Beginners Lincoln City Feb. 14 to March 14
Drawing for Beginners Waldport Feb. 16 to March 16
Drivers Education Newport Jan. 29 to April 4
DSLR Camera Basics Waldport Feb. 21
Estate Plans: Wills & Trusts Lincoln City Feb. 8 to 22
First Aid Training (Sorry, class is FULL) Newport Feb. 2
Food as Medicine (Sorry, class is FULL). Newport Jan. 18
Grow a Chemical-Free Garden NEW! Lincoln City Jan. 22-Feb. 7
Gyotaku Fish Printing NEW! (Sorry, class is full.) Lincoln City Jan. 25
Gyotaku Fish Printing NEW! (Sorry, class is full.) Newport Jan. 31
Handgun Safety Lincoln City Jan. 9 & 16
Have a Pleasant Present Newport Feb. 14 to March 21
Herbs for Anxiety & Stress NEW! Newport 8-Mar
Intermediate Drawing Lincoln City Feb. 14 to March 14
Intermediate Drawing Waldport Feb. 16 to March 16
Intermediate to Advanced Fly Tying & Casting NEW! Lincoln City Feb. 5 to March 19
Intro to Creative Writing Sorry, class is closed. Lincoln City Jan. 11 to March 15
Japanese Food & Culture II Sorry, class is full. Newport Jan. 31 to March 7
Kelp Wall Hanging (Sorry, class is full.) Newport 13-Mar
Love Lives Forever Waldport Jan. 10 to Feb. 7
Mosaic Tiles Newport Feb. 2 to March 23
Nature Printing in Reverse Newport Feb. 13
Novel Writing AAA NEW! Newport Feb. 27 & March 13
Octopus Gyotaku (Sorry, class is FULL.) Newport Feb. 27
Oil Painting Using the Wet-on-Wet Method (Sorry, class is FULL.) Newport Jan. 25-March 15
Painting in Oils: Still-Life Lincoln City Jan. 4 to Jan. 25
Pet Manners Newport Jan. 13 to Feb. 10
So, You got a Telescope for Christmas? Lincoln City Jan. 25
Tai Chi (Sorry, class is FULL.) Lincoln City Jan. 13 to March 17
Topical Herbal Medicine Making (Sorry, class is FULL.) Newport Feb. 1
What’s so Funny? Humor Writing NEW! Newport Jan. 9-Feb. 13
Write Your Life Story  Sorry, class is closed. Newport Jan. 10 to Feb. 14
Zen Meditation Newport Jan. 24 to Feb 21

Oregon Coast Community College strives to provide enriching, engaging community education courses that will interest the residents of Lincoln County. If you have a course you’d like to see in an upcoming term, email Dave Price, Director of Small Business Development and Community Education.