PRIME TIME

Continuing Education at Green River College

PRIME TIME

PRIME TIME is a program for active adult learners 55+.

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Members enjoy stimulating, intellectual learning through short non-credit courses, discussion groups, social activities, and educational tours.

Membership is open to adults 55+ who are interested in participating in classes and educational tours. A yearly membership fee of $55 entitles you to a discount on PRIME TIME classes. If you are not a member, you are welcome to attend at the non-member class fee.

Become a member today!

  • Interesting short-term programs and educational tours that stimulate learning and interaction
  • Discounted fee for PRIME TIME classes and educational tours
  • Membership socials, luncheons, and guest lectures
  • 10% discount on most Continuing and Community Education classes

Register by phone by calling 253-833-9111, ext. 2535.

Current Classes & Programs

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The U.S. Supreme Court recently decided it couldn't do anything about gerrymandering, states' political leaders drawing voting districts that benefit their party at the expense of their opponents. Some of the examples would be hilarious if the effects were not so disastrous to democracy. Join instr...

Have you ever wondered how things are made and what machines makes the items that we use every day in our travels and at home? Mechatronics is the study of industrial machines, how they work, how to keep them running and how to keep advancing in an ever changing global economy. This class will pro...

Learn about the different Medicare options in this seminar. We will discuss Medicare Part A & B as well as Medicare advantage health plans, prescription drug health plans, supplemental insurance and more!...

Students with little to no photography experience will learn some fundamentals of photography and camera handling techniques. Your photography will be improved after this 2-day class that will include a two hour class session followed by a three hour photo shoot at Pt. Defiance. Hone your skills i...

This workshop covers 3 main areas critical for individuals approaching retirement: how to budget for retirement income, protecting your most valuable assets from the unexpected and the potential rising costs of health care expenses....

Did you know that Japanese still uses the equivalent of hieroglyphics in every-day writing and communication? Have you wondered what it would be like to read a newspaper, novel or shopping list that was written using little pictures in place of letters? Japanese kanji is a little bit like using emo...

If you think the time we are living in now is horrible and scary, be grateful you didn't live in the era after the end of World War I. According to some sources, between 50-100 million people died in that pandemic. History always gives us perspective of our own times. Learn how these two eras of fea...

Writer Frank Herbert noted that "beginnings are very fragile" because what happens early on deeply affects what occurs later. This is certainly true of individuals as well as cities. Did you know Auburn was first called Slaughter? Kent was first called White River then Titusville and is now the 2n...

Join Green River economics instructor Sam Le for a non-technical discussion for a general overview and trends of the US economy. What are the short-term and long-term impacts of key economic policies by the federal government, the US central bank and the Federal Reserve? What are the important facto...

The communities that surround Puget Sound all have incredible stories to share, small histories that explain the unique and quirky personality of our state. From the struggles of the early pioneers to answers to quirky questions like, where’s the most important vacant lot in Washington State? Did...

Learn about zero waste living in this class taught by GRC instructor Georgina Garretson. The class will teach simple and affordable ways to incrementally reduce household waste. A showcase of good, better and best "Zero Waste" practices will be introduced as well as strategies to support these cha...

Prime Time membership is open to active adults that enjoy stimulating, intellectual learning through classes, discussion groups, educational tours and social activities. $55 Yearly Membership Fee For Those 55+ Membership Benefits: Reduced Prime Time Class Fees ...

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Green River College
Continuing and Community Education

12401 SE 320th St
Auburn, WA 98092 

Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2535

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