District 128
Community Education Program

Fall 2021 Catalog Cover

Program Contact Info:

diane.phillips@d128.org or teresa.palaggi@d128.org

or call 847-247-4575.


Fall 2021 Community Education Program Update

  • Registration for Com Ed 128 Fall classes is currently taking place.
  • Catalogs were mailed on Monday, August 9, 2021.
  • During the Fall 2021 Community Education term there are 204 classes to choose from - 126 classes will be offered in-person at either Libertyville High School or Vernon Hills High School, 11 classes will be offered off-site at businesses that will also follow social distancing guidelines and 67 classes will be offered “Live Online”. 
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the D128 Community Education Program is following Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) guidance and is requiring anyone participating in a program that takes place in a District 128 building to wear a face mask at all times, have a temperature check before entering the building, and practice social distancing until further notice.
  • Plus we have over 1,300 online courses and certificate programs in varied content areas for career and personal, professional and advanced career development through our partnerships with Education to Go and UGOTClass
  • Our classes primarily provide educational and personal growth opportunities for learners age 16 and above, but we also offer youth and family classes. 

District 128 Community Education Program
upcoming classes now through December 2021. 

Date Class title  


12/14/2021 Slate Cheese Board and Wine Glasses Easy and Inexpensive Gift Making (VHHS)  


12/07/2021 Holiday Cookie Decorating (LHS)  

Health, Wellness & Fitness

11/06/2021 Heartsaver First Aid and CPR/AED - Combined (VHHS) Postponed - New date will be announced soon.  
12/06/2021 Tai Chi and QiGong (LHS)  
12/06/2021 Kung Fu (LHS)  
12/15/2021 The Brave Way: Self Defense Training For Adults, Teens, and Families (VHHS)  

Special Interest


9/14/2021 - Meets weekly

New Members Welcome anytime

Civil Air Patrol Lake County Composite Squadron (LHS)  
12/03/2021 Indoor Gardening Live Online  
12/04/2021 Wilderness First Aid NOLS and REI (VHHS) 2 day course  SOLD OUT  
12/08/2021 Vacation Inspiration for Seniors (LHS)  
12/08/2021 Woodpeckers of Lake County Lunch and Learn Live Online  


12/05/2021 Should I Click On That? Adult Computer Safety & Security for PC Users Live Online  

Travel and Day Trips

1/26 - 2/9/2022 St. Petersburg Florida Resort   
2/23/2022 Groundhog Day at Paramount Theatre in Aurora  
3/05/2022 Pretty Woman, Marcus Center in Milwaukee  
3/12/2022 A Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Marcus Center in Milwaukee  
Spring 2022 Fun Motor Coach Tour - Michigan  
Shrine of Christ's Passion, St. John, IN
4/23 - 4/28/2022 Sensational Washington State  
Summer 2022

Fun Motor Coach Tour - Wisconsin

7/13/2022 Fireside's Steve Watts! What Happens in Vegas, Fireside Theatre  
7/23/2022 Jersey Boys, Matinee at Marcus Center in Milwaukee  
8/29 -9/2/2022 Blackhills, Badlands & Mount Rushmore  
Fall 2022

Fun Motor Coach Tour - French Lick, IN

September 2022 Stunning Croatia by Land & Sea  
10/30 - 11/4/2022 Almost Heaven (West Virginia)  
Rescheduled until 2022 Dallas/Ft. Worth, Waco & San Antonio, Texas  
5/16 - 5/21/2023 Castles, Flowers and Niagara Falls  
6/17 - 6/29/2023 Celtic Beauties: Scotland & Northern Ireland  
10/26/2023 GREASE! at the Fireside Theatre  

Online Partnerships


Over 390 classes

Advanced Career Development

Instructor-led sessions begin 12/15/2021 and 1/12/2022; Self-paced classes start anytime.

Here is a sample of a few courses available:

  • Residential Interior Designer
  • Digital Marketing Strategist
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Information Security
  • Professional Translator


Over 840 classes

Career and Personal Development

Instructor-led sessions be 12/15/2021 and 1/12/2022; Self-paced classes start anytime.

Here is a sample of a few courses available:

  • Stocks, Bonds and Investing: Oh, My!
  • Introduction to QuickBooks
  • Start Your Own Small Business
  • 12 Steps to a Successful Job Search
  • Online Marketing Communications


Over 120 classes

Professional Development

Sessions begin 2/7/2022.

Here is a sample of a few of the courses available: 

  • Effective Copywriting
  • Conflict Management
  • Introduction to Data Analysis
  • Revenue Generation for Nonprofits
  • Google Analytics
  • Adobe InDesign Essentials




Click here to see a list of all          Fall 2021 classes.

The D128 Fall 2021 classes run

September 8 through December 16.