Senior Citizen Programs

Older student sculpting art pieceEastern Iowa Community Colleges offer a wide range of Continuing Education classes specifically intended for older students.

These include such diverse topics as gardening, history, trips and tours, physical fitness and more. In addition to those classes designed just for older adults, many of our traditional Continuing Education classes will interest seniors as well. See the current schedule of classes below.

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges also offers a Plus 50 program for those 50 years or older to take credit classes, earn certifications and even finish degrees.

For more information in the:

  • Clinton/Maquoketa area
    563-244-7040

  • Muscatine area
    563-288-6165

  • QuadCities area
    Gale Roeder
    563-336-3450


Upcoming Classes

LEARN WITH LUNCH 

HOUSEBOATS ON THE MISSISSIPPI
The Deere family has had a long history of boating. Learn about the family's houseboats that cruised up and down the Mississippi River in the late 1800s and early 1900s. (Includes lunch) Cost: $22

Thu. Aug 24
11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
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The Outing Club

TOURS

DEERE AND COMPANY/NOW & THEN
Tour the John Deere Historic Site and Deere & Company World Headquarters. Marvel at the stunning Deere & Company World Headquarters, visit the display floor that features an assortment of equipment and memorabilia. It all began in the blacksmith shop in Grand Detour, Illinois where John Deere created the first commercially successful steel plow that helped make the American Midwest one of the greatest food producers in the world. Tour a replica of the nineteenth century blacksmith shop - sparks included and the original Deere family home. (Includes Lunch and Motorcoach) Cost: $54

Thu. Aug 10
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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Modern Woodman Park