Sunshine Coast ElderCollege

Originally part of Capilano University, Sunshine Coast ElderCollege became an independent non-profit society in October 2015. We work in  association with Capilano University , the Sechelt Public Library and the Gibsons & District Library.

Registration for our upcoming Spring 2021 Courses is now open.

Watch Video Preview of the Spring 2021 Courses.

Download Slides from the Preview.

Download our short Brochure.

View the Complete list of the Spring 2021 Courses.

Register for Spring 2021.

Spring 2021: ElderCollege and Covid-19

Because the ElderCollege community is a cohort especially vulnerable to the Covid-19 virus, we continue with the online format of course delivery for our Spring 2021 classes. We recognise that the important social interaction may be somewhat diminished and we will be planning the classes to minimise this loss.

All classes will take place using the popular Zoom platform, which is free and easy to use. The steps to use it will be fully explained by our internet tech wizards when you enrol in an online ElderCollege course . Zoom training sessions will be available at no cost. Watch for upcoming announcement.

  • We are offering 15 courses online in Spring 2021.
  • Courses start in January.
  • Online registration has opened at 12 noon on December 11, 2020.
  • You can see the preview of our courses being offered online.

The Sunshine Coast ElderCollege will continue to offer and expand on the same top quality courses and highly qualified instructors that our students have been accustomed to. Anyone over 55 who wants to keep on learning can take courses at the Sunshine Coast ElderCollege.

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We feature a relaxed approach to learning!

  • Lively, fun, stimulating sessions
  • A participatory learning experience
  • Short courses
  • No quizzes or grades
  • No prerequisites except for some of the computer courses
  • All courses are still just $35.00 (No GST)

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To provide older adults with access to informal educational and learning opportunities for the purpose of enriching their lives and expanding their knowledge.

Our Partners

Capilano University


Sechelt Public Library

Gibsons and District Public Library

Special Event Sponsors

Sunshine Coast Credit Union
School District 46