Community Education

SF ATHLETICS – CHRIS MOWRY 2017 SUMMER BASKETBALL CAMP IN JUNE AND AUGUST

Gainesville, FL – Join us this summer for the Chris Mowry Basketball Camp where children ages 6-16 will learn about the game and hone their skills in a fun environment.  Campers will learn all aspects of the game, compete in shooting contests, play 5-on-5 games and much, much more.  A concession stand will be available … Continue reading SF ATHLETICS – CHRIS MOWRY 2017 SUMMER BASKETBALL CAMP IN JUNE AND AUGUST

Register Now – Deadline For CFK Space Challenge Camp is March 15!

Time is running out to register for Community Education’s College for Kids Space Challenge Camp! Students get to explore the space frontier through hands-on interactive team activities. Where: Santa Fe College Northwest Campus When: Mon. – Thur., 3/20 – 3/23 For Ages: 10 – 14 (4th – 8th grades) Cost: $259 (includes lunch and two … Continue reading Register Now – Deadline For CFK Space Challenge Camp is March 15!

Register for Winter Session with Santa Fe College’s Community Education

Registration for Community Ed’s winter session is still underway! Community Education’s winter term still has some fun classes & tours yet to start! Is dancing your thing? Sign up for our Senior Line Dancing! Do you Love to Knit? How about trying our Knitting in the Round with DPNs (double pointed needles), or if you … Continue reading Register for Winter Session with Santa Fe College’s Community Education

Santa Fe College Community Ed Offers New Social Media & Cloud Computing Classes

Santa Fe College Community Ed is offering three new computer workshops: Facebook 101 for Seniors and Pinterest 101 for Seniors. These workshops will expand your knowledge of the basics of these two social media platforms. We are also offering Cloud Computing which will explore the benefits & drawbacks of using the cloud.   FACEBOOK 101 … Continue reading Santa Fe College Community Ed Offers New Social Media & Cloud Computing Classes

St. Patrick’s Students Have an Electrifying SF Experience

The SF Community Education team recently had an electrifying time working with the students at St. Patrick’s after school program. Students learned about the role of electrons in the process of energy flow through a circuit, with a hands-on demonstration using giant puff balls. The young inventors learned how to use LittleBits to make things … Continue reading St. Patrick’s Students Have an Electrifying SF Experience

Registration for CFK Space Challenge & Community Ed Has Launched!

Registration for Community Education’s fourth College for Kids Space Challenge Camp, and the winter session of classes kicked off this week. Our Community Education Winter 2017 Enrich catalog is live! To view the complete brochure and/or register online, click here http://bitly.com/CommunityEdWinter17 See the full course descriptions for CFK Spring Break Space Challenge or register at … Continue reading Registration for CFK Space Challenge & Community Ed Has Launched!

Two CIED Companies Win Top Honors

The Center for Innovation and Economic Development (CIED) celebrates two companies that won top honors as the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce recognized local nonprofits and businesses for their excellence and innovation. 2 College Brothers Moving and Storage Company Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year 2 College Brothers is a former CIED incubator. … Continue reading Two CIED Companies Win Top Honors

Learn Fun Crafts and Healthy Creations With Community Education Class

Join in the fun at Corks & Colors Canvas and Pottery Studio for a Mommy and Me Painting class! Saturday, 11/19 from 1 pm – 3 pm. The $20 fee covers 1 adult a child and all materials (please, no children under 7). To register, visit the Community Ed website at bit.ly/1yI4Ou4, or call 352-395-5193. How about learning … Continue reading Learn Fun Crafts and Healthy Creations With Community Education Class

Historic Walking Tours of Gainesville and Micanopy Florida

Enjoy your surroundings with an historic walking tour sponsored by the Santa Fe College Community Education office, of two of our local towns:   Downtown Historic District Walking Tour This walking tour led by Gainesville historian Melanie Barr will focus on the downtown entertainment district. We will learn about some of Gainesville’s most significant buildings … Continue reading Historic Walking Tours of Gainesville and Micanopy Florida

Come Say Farewell to Michelle Theus

Michelle Theus is leaving us after 21 years! Michelle and her husband are moving to North Carolina. Michelle earned a certificate in Business Computer Programming and then an AS degree in Computer Information Technology from Santa Fe. She has worked at the Disabilities Resource Center for 11 years, helping students and faculty.   Prior to this, … Continue reading Come Say Farewell to Michelle Theus

“Happyween” at Depot Park Station

The Displaced Homemaker Program staffed a table for the City of Gainesville’s Happyween on Saturday at Depot Park Station.  Karen, JoAnn, Wanda, and Ayesha greeted the hundreds of children, parents, grandparents who were participating in the event.  Many local agencies offered information and candy to the Trick or Treaters – it was a great event … Continue reading “Happyween” at Depot Park Station

Online Technical Education In ATE Programs

Last week, Santa Fe College was represented at the National Science Foundation Advanced Technology Education Conference by several members of the college.  They presented a collaborative research project between Western Michigan University, Santa Fe Community College and Santa Fe College. This project is investigating ATE (Advanced Technical Education) funded projects that have developed online courses or course … Continue reading Online Technical Education In ATE Programs

Santa Fe College Will Participate in Civic Engagement at Porters Community Center

Join the SF Blount Center and Civic Engagement and Service at Santa Fe College for a community cleanup project in the historic Porters neighborhood! Bring a friend and meet us at Porters Community Center at 10 a.m. on October 28, 2016. Gloves, tools, and lunch will be provided. To learn more about the Porters community, check out this article: http://www.gainesville.com/news/20130218/life-is-brighter-in-gainesvilles-porters-neighborhood … Continue reading Santa Fe College Will Participate in Civic Engagement at Porters Community Center

Check Out the CIED’s Gardening Series of Classes!

The Community Education program’s gardening series at the CIED center or the Blount Center downtown has a new partnership with Forage, a non-profit organization based here in Gainesville. (You can see more about them at the CIED link below). The classes are going to be once a week, on Tuesdays. Take a look at the online catalogue here: … Continue reading Check Out the CIED’s Gardening Series of Classes!