College for Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning

Our Mission

The College for Lifelong Learning is dedicated to developing a collaborative relationship with adults of the Miami Valley area to promote lifelong learning through educational, cultural, recreational and social opportunities that embrace diversity and service to the community.

Fall 2016 Registration:

Full Term:
August 22 - December 11
Audit Registration August 16 - 19

A Term:
August 22 - October 16
Audit Registration August 16 - 19

B Term:
September 19 - December 11
Audit Registration September 15 - 16

12-Week Term:
October 17 - December 11
Audit Registration October 13 - 14

Fall Semester Begins August 22
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Our Offerings

2016 SEEK Conference

Wednesday, August 3 - 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (Registration: 8:00 a.m.)
RSVP by Monday, July 18 to (937) 512-2372

Sinclair Community College Dayton Campus
Sinclair Conference Center, Building 12, Smith Auditorium

Registration Fee: $5; includes all sessions, boxed lunch and parking under Building 12. No payments at the door. A limited number of fee waivers are available upon request. Vegetarian lunch available if pre-ordered. All rooms are air conditioned; suggest layers for comfort. Be informed, be inspired and be encouraged by this day of special topics, informative speakers and valuable information.

Opening Featured Speaker: Kay Frances, a motivational humorist and author, has been Helping America stress less. One laugh at a time, across 38 states and beyond for more than 3 decades.

Kay Frances Photo

Closing Speaker: M. Bradley Brough, D.O., M.P.H. (Master’s in Public Health), and Lt. Colonel (s), U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Wright-Patterson AFB, will share Maximizing Human Performance.

M. Bradley Brough Photo
Breakout Sessions
  • BrainFit
  • Creativity Using Collage
  • Taking Care of the Caregiver
  • Inventors of Dayton
  • Seven Lifestyle Tips for Longevity
  • Elder Abuse
  • Ombudsman’s Office Services
  • Our MetroLibrary
  • Many Paths to Wellness
  • Tai Chi
  • Social Media
  • Holistic Health
  • Urban Appalachians
  • Mysteries of History
  • Plus More!

Preview of New Classes • Health Screenings • Opportunities to learn and meet others!

Brought to you by Sinclair’s College for Lifelong Learning and these Gold Level Sponsors:

gold level sponsors

Non-Credit Courses

Non-credit classes are offered each term in several subject areas. If you are interested in taking an art class, brushing up on history, or engaging in your favorite physical recreation activity, the College for Lifelong Learning program’s non-credit course offerings are just for you!

Check the current schedule for the list of available classes; search for “non-credit” and you will find a variety of 6000 course options that meet your needs. Since everyone in class will be a lifelong learner, we can cover the material most relevant to YOU!

Each non-credit class carries a $20 fee and some classes may have an additional lab fee. Register in person or online during the complete registration period. Register early to ensure you get the class you want!

How to Register:

You may register to audit credit courses during the late registration period if space is available. Registration must be completed in person at any Sinclair location during the late registration period.

Workshops & Seminars

If you are looking for an opportunity to participate in a short-term learning opportunity, a Seminar or Workshop might be what you are looking for. We offer a variety of workshops and seminars in the areas of New Directions, Health and Well Being, Computers and Technology, Arts and Entertainment, History and Culture, and Community Partners.

Download the Fall Semester 2016 Course Catalog (PDF)* Now!

How to Register:
  • By Mail - Send your completed registration form to the address on the form
  • In Person - Bring your application and payment to College for Lifelong Learning, Building 10, Room 10112 at the Dayton campus
  • By Phone - 937-512-5184 or 937-512-2372
Department Information
Building 10, Room 112

P: 512-5184

F: 512-2459

Part-time Assistant
Marian Jones
Part-time Instructor

P: 512-2372


Part-time Staff
Amanda Leonard
Administrative Assistant I

P: 512-2372


Anne Holaday

P: 512-5184