The City Colleges of Chicago Adult Education programs provide open access for learners from diverse backgrounds that deliver high quality education to prepare students to transition successfully into college, career pathways, the workforce and/or to meet personal goals as lifelong learners.
The Discovery Center is Chicago's Lifelong Learning Center. As Chicago's largest and longest running independent adult education program, we present fun, stimulating classes by qualified independent instructors who enjoy introducing others to their subjects. Learn among friends for your own enjoyment and growth, no exams, grades or degrees.
Adult Education Classes through the Joseph Regenstein, Jr. School of the Chicago Botanic Garden. Courses in Botanical Arts, Certificate Programs, Garden Design, Horticulture, Nature and Birding, Photography, Professional Programs, Wellness and Fitness, and a Master Gardener Program.