Continuing Education at Green River College


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

Sign up for programs by browsing the selection below.

Bing Crosby and Bob Hope were two of the greatest names in Hollywood during the second world war. Bob Hope is considered one of the most popular comedians of the last century. Learn about the humble beginnings of Hope as we explore his early days. Bing Crosby was America's first superstar having tri...

Humans depend on Earth’s land, ocean, atmosphere, and biosphere for many different resources. Minerals, freshwater, and biosphere resources are limited, and many are not renewable or replaceable over human lifetimes. Nonrenewable energy resources, like coal, oil, and natural gas, are available in ...

Come learn about our regional transit system, including some history of transit in the Puget Sound and how Sound Transit is growing, from Everett to Tacoma to Issaquah. You’ll get practical information about schedules and buying tickets. The class includes a tour of a light rail station in final c...

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...

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....

Learn how researchers at Seattle Children’s are developing lifesaving cures, accelerating clinical advances and addressing health issues affecting children and families around the world. The visit will include a conversation with a scientist, exploration of hands-on interactive visitor center exhi...

The Syrian civl war began in 2011, but its roots go deeper than that. Over 600,000 Syrians have been killed, and millions more have been displaced. It is the second deadliest war in the 21st century. Russia, Iran, Turkey, and the U.S. have had to tiptoe around each other to avoid broadening the con...

President Trump began a trade war to improve our balance of trade, restore American jobs, and prevent forced technology transfers. When the world's two largest economies go at it, the whole world is affected. Sign up for this course to learn the history, costs and benefits and implications to each s...

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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