Learn about upcoming events and opportunities in Community Education.
ECFE Winter/Spring Enrollment is Now Open!
ECFE Winter/Spring registration is now available online. Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) classes are for children birth to 5 and their parents/families. Classes begin the week of January 24th. Sign up now to ensure your space! A sample of classes offered includes:
Babies, Babies, Babies! LRW003-4 Thursdays, 10:30 am -11:45 am at LR2
Birth to Five DPW501-1 Mondays, 10:30 am -12:00 pm at DPC
Birth to Five LRW507-5 Fridays,11:00 am - 12:30 pm at LR2
Fun with Books! (3-4 yrs) LRW708-5 Fridays, 11:30 am - 12:45 pm at LR2
Parenting Across Cultures LRW705-3E Wednesdays, 6 pm - 7:30 pm at LR2
Toddlers/Two’s LRW104-1 Mondays, 8:30 am -10 am at LR2
Toddlers/Two’s LRW110-3 Wednesdays,11:15 am -12:15 am at LR2
Click on the link for a full class listing and enrollment information:
ECFE Community Baby Shower – FREE!
Friday, January 21, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 pm
If you have just welcomed a new baby to your family, or are expecting to soon, join us for our ECFE Baby Shower! During the baby shower, families will be introduced to the format of an ECFE class along and you will engage in fun interactive activities that support your infant’s development. You will also be provided with a baby gift bag and some helpful community resources. This baby shower is free, but registration is required. Register at https://www.sowashco.org/academics/early-childhood-family-education-ecfe, course # LR005-5.
Preschool Registration 2022-23
Preschool registration for the 2022-23 school year will take place January 10-February 18. Get your registration in during this time period to be included in the random lottery placement for preschool. If your child will be 4 years old by September 1 and hasn’t yet completed Early Childhood Screening, please make an appointment now at https://commed.sowashco.org/early-learning/early-childhood-screening. In order for your registration to be included in the lottery, you must have screening completed by February 18.
Middle School Athletic Performance Camp by ETS Monday & Thursdays, January 10 - March 24 at Lake and Tuesdays & Fridays, January 11 - March 25 at Woodbury Middle, 2:45 - 3:30 pm, Grades 6-8
DASH Sports - Basketball Camp after school at Royal Oaks and Valley Crossing on Mondays, January 24 - February 14, Grades K-5
DASH Sports - Non- School Day Multi-Sport Camp Friday, February 18, Monday, February 21 at Oltman and Tuesday, February 22 at Cottage Grove Elementary, 9 am - 4 pm, Grades K-5
Middle School Boys Basketball Beginning Jan 10th after school at Cottage Grove, Lake, Oltman and Woodbury Middle Schools, Grades 6-8
Park Youth Wrestling Session II Mondays and Wednesdays, Jan 10 - Mar 16, Park, Grades K-6
Golf Squad Fridays, January 14 - February 4 at Valley Crossing or Fridays, January 21 - February 11 at Liberty Ridge, 3:55 - 5:25 pm, Grades 1-5
Skyhawks Winter Volleyball Wednesdays, January 19 - February 9, Red Rock and Middleton, Grades K-5
DAYTIME PE LIFEGUARDS NEEDED (part time)
Got your lifeguard certification and your kids are at school? Apply to lifeguard during PE classes! Must be available to work all pool locations in Cottage Grove and Woodbury. Hours vary between 2 – 5 hours/day when PE is scheduled in the pool. Hours range between 7:55 AM and 3:00 PM. Must have a willingness to help teachers ensure safety and order while in the pool. Need to be at least 18 years old. APPLY HERE
LOVE THE WATER AND WORKING WITH CHILDREN? HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF SWIMMING STROKES?
(Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Elementary Backstroke, Side Stroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly) We are hiring part time swim instructors for multiple locations within the district. Must have a willingness to work with children and parents. Lifeguard preferred – but not required. We will train the right candidate!! Need to be at least 14 years old. APPLY HERE
We're Hiring! If you like working with kids and are looking for part time or full time work, Kids Club may be the place for you!
Kids Club is a school age child care program operated by SoWashCo Schools Community Education. Kids Club is offered before and after school and on school release days at all 16 elementary schools. Experience working with children is preferred.
Learn more at sowashco.org/careers. Questions? Contact Carol Tobin at email@example.com or 651-425-6612.
Chisel Saturday Morning, Saturdays, Jan 8 – 22, 8:15 – 9:05 am
Ultimate Body Transformation - Start Anytime!, at Uplift Guided Fitness for Women in Woodbury.
Boxing Power Hour with Title Boxing Club (Get Fit, Not Hit!), at Title Boxing in Woodbury.
Kickboxing Power Hour with Title Boxing Club, at Title Boxing in Woodbury.
Yoga Level 1 Try It Free, Tuesday, Jan 11, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
SoWashCo Young Scholars 2021-22 Parent Speaker Series, Carol Malueg, Positive Advocacy & Self-Advocacy: The Road to Independence, January 18, 2022, 6-7 pm on Zoom. Contact Colleen Redmond at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Click Link Below to Join Zoom Meeting
Ed2Go - Online Enrichment and Career Opportunities
- Hundreds of interactive online courses taught by expert instructors are available HERE
Great Rivers Adult Education Consortium
Earn your NorthStar Digital Literacy Certificate with us! For questions please text or call Susie Evans at
651-270-3266 or email her at email@example.com.
Senior Activities - 50+
Indoor and Outdoor Wellness Activities Are Available through Cottage Grove Wellness 50+ (One of Community Ed’s Partner Programs). Sign up for the group and to receive more information about Wellness 50+ events.
Free weekly activities such as Cribbage, Bingo, Bunco, Farkle, Bridge, 500, Mexican Train, Mahjong, Hand & Foot and more. See dates and times HERE.
Foot Care appointments are scheduled by appointment only on the first Tuesday and Friday of the month. Cost is $23. Service is offered by Ginny’s Footcare.
Call 651-425-6650 to schedule.
For more details on becoming a member of our Senior Activities program, visit HERE.