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.

"Because of its One-Child Policy and for other reasons, China's population has been predicted by the 2016 World Economic Forum to drop by 2050 to 700 million from the 1.4 billion it is today. Those changes will deeply affect China and the world, both economically and politically. Leader Xi ...

Join owner and operator of Creative Ice, Justin Cox, for a tour of his store front location in the heart of Kent. Discover how Justin and his family have been blending art with technology to create sculpture in its purest form for over three decades. Students will have the opportunity to view a...

Escape into the history, music and taste of world culture through this immersive lecture series co-taught by Daniel O'Gorman, PhD- Medieval History, Pacific Lutheran University and Ruth Mueller, PhD - Ethnomusicology, Green River College. Each month take a journey through time, discussing the in...

"It's certain that the hearings have had an enormous impact upon politics and government in the United States. Two years have now passed since the January 6th attempted coup. Find out the impact of those hearings upon Americans like you and me." ...

"In this three-hour, short memoir workshop you will learn the basics of writing your stories in a compelling and creative way. Memoirs can easily become dry and factual. But the best memoirs pull the reader in by using the same elements used in fiction, such as descriptive writing, metaphor, co...

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 fee includes an asynchronous course that can be taken at any time. This c...

This group will begin with some short story analysis, and choose a book to read for discussion in the other three weeks. The focus is to share the enjoyment of reading and discussing a work within a group setting. There will be some discussion of genres and things to look for when reading for discus...

Retirement Strategies 101 is a multiple day, all-inclusive, retirement course that is useful for workers at all stages of their career. Regardless of age, you can learn how to create a financial plan that helps you prepare for retirement and make the most of your retirement dollars. Will you be able...

" Vladimir Putin sent the Russian army to invade Ukraine on February 24th 2022. His plans haven't worked out as he has planned. Learn what changes have occurred and how this major European war has affected the United States and the rest of the world."...

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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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