Upcoming Courses

Courses

Impress your business organization, friends, and family by enhancing their photos and creating magazine cover-quality enhanced images. This course is included in the Graphic Design Software Essentials Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Make your website truly responsive and able to serve all device sizes from smartphone to desktop. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
This is way more than building robots! Besides using and developing STEM skills, you'll practice engineering principles (such as keeping an engineering notebook), share ideas and learn to think creatively. FIRST Tech Challenge teams will design, build, program and operate robots in a head-to-head challenge in an alliance format, based on the year's theme.


September 14, 2021 to January 4, 2022, PV Tech Rm 147 Door 1
Take your first steps toward discovering a career in the Performing Arts! Over the 3-day teachers' convention weekend in October, explore multiple colleges, attend theatrical performances, and meet numerous instructors, students, musicians, actors, and technical crew members. This tour is open to students in grades 9-12 from all types of schools, including homeschool, public, private, technical and performing theatre, music and choir. Daily transportation and meals will be provided with the registration. Colleges and performances will be announced closer to the fall. Scholarships are available; please contact the Community Ed office at 763-241-3520 or communityed@isd728.org for more information.


October 21-23, 2021, HC Cafeteria Door 5
Experience the ultimate in skiing, snowboarding and racing instruction from beginners to experts! Choose from a variety of programs through Blizzard Ski & Snowboard School.


December 4, 2021 to February 27, 2022
Like so many girls her age, little Dorothy Gale of Kansas dreams of what lies over the rainbow. One day a twister hits her farm and carries her away over the rainbow to another world. Come join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tinman, the Cowardly Lion and Toto as they travel the universe of Dorothy's imagination in this beloved classic musical adaptation.


October 11-16, 2021, ER Zabee Auditorium Door A
How do you keep track of day-to-day financial transactions of a business? Learn how to understand the numbers and how to record every penny.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Spend four days with an experienced drone pilot who will teach you how to complete challenges and earn your Drone Pilot's License. Once certified, take to the skies with your new flying skills and compete with each other in exciting aerial laser tag battles!


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Are you interested in being a part of theater, but don't want to be on stage? Tech is the place for you! We'll build and paint sets, create and hunt for props, and make lighting and sound cues, all for Community Education's presentation of Dr. Dolittle on July 15. Be part of the Production Team and help run the show!


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Whether you run your own business, run the family finances, or want to add to your job skills, this online certificate course will help you understand the bookkeeping process and how to keep your accounts accurately.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Understanding Debits and Credits, General Ledger and Month-End Procedures, and Closing Procedures and Financial Statements.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Games are increasingly recognized as tools that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment. This course looks at both video and analog games.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: Introduction to Game Design and Intermediate Video Game Design.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Customer service is an essential part of any business or organization. As the use of technology increases, human interaction with customers becomes even more important. You can become an excellent service provider through this two-part online program.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: Extraordinary Customer Service and Keys to Customer Service.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Have you ever judged a business or company by their website? Effective website design is essential in the digital marketplace. No prior web design, HTML or coding knowledge is needed for this course. 
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Web Design, Intermediate Web Design, and Advanced Web Design.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Financial statements can help you measure performance, make improvements and set goals for your business, organization or home finances. Learn how to prepare these statements, close your books, and get ready for the next accounting period. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Build a computer bot to play head-to-head against other coders! This is the perfect way to explore the competitive coding world of Code Championship. This event is hosted online using Google Meet and the Code Championship website. No previous coding experience is necessary, but you do need to know how to navigate the internet (basic typing and mouse control).


Tuesday, August 17, 2021, Online Only
Tuesday, September 14, 2021, Online Only
The Crescendo Music Program provides individual music lessons to students of all ages -- school age through adulthood. For additional program information, click the session dates below.


September 13, 2021 to May 23, 2022, HC Music Room Door 5
Rogers Parks and Rec, in partnership with ISD 728 Community Education, is hosting our annual Halloween Carnival and Skate event! Join us for the free game carnival with prizes, and Open Skate. Wear a costume and skate free!


Sunday, October 24, 2021, Rogers Activity Center
Do you have a teenager that will soon finish their driver education class or has recently received their permit? Join us for a 2-hour parent course to learn more about driving laws and the process of licensure, as well as lessons to help YOU be the best driving mentor you can be.


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Are you ready to earn your driver's permit and learn to drive? Start by completing the 30 hours of classroom instruction required by the State of Minnesota in our interactive, engaging classroom. Once you have your permit, schedule Behind the Wheel training from our State-licensed and certified instructors. Students must be 15 years old by the last day of classroom instruction.


August 16-27, 2021, HC Rm 111 Door 5
September 27, 2021 to October 8, 2021, RH Rm B103 Door 10
October 27, 2021 to November 11, 2021, ER Rm 105 Door A
December 1-14, 2021, ZH Rm 119 Door 1
Are you ready to earn your driver's permit and learn to drive? During Minnesota Executive Order 20-02, the Minnesota Drivers Education classroom will be offered through with an exciting new e-learning option. The e-Learning Classroom will consist of the 30 hours of classroom instruction required by the State of Minnesota. Once you have your permit, schedule Behind the Wheel training from our State-licensed and certified instructors. Students must be 15 years old by the last day of classroom instruction.


August 2-13, 2021, Online Only
September 13-24, 2021, Online Only
October 4-15, 2021, Online Only
November 8-19, 2021, Online Only
December 6-17, 2021, Online Only
Learn to program and fly drones at the same time! You'll use entry-level block-based coding or more advanced text-based coding to perform various challenges throughout the week.


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We all know good customer service is important, but what makes it truly extraordinary? Discover how easy it is to tweak ordinary customer service into an experience that will keep customers coming back. This course is included in the Certificate in Customer Service course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
General ledgers are all about balance. In this online course, you'll learn how to post journal entries and make sure your general ledger balances at the end of the month. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Worldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion this year. Learn the basics of video game processes, the main video game genres, and acquire simple game programming ability. This course is included in the Certificate in Basic Game Design course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
You know how to put together a basic website, but you want it to do more! Add functions, objects, forms, databases and tables, and examine accessibility guidelines and conformance. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Discover resources for developing game design and identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games. Understand the different roles required in the development of a video game, and how to work with game developers.This course is included in the Certificate in Basic Game Design course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Frequently, a website forms the first impression of a business, company or organization. A good website starts with a plan. Discover the basics of web design from planning the structure to layout to publishing. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Are you looking for some tennis competition? Join the Junior Team Tennis program with Coach Geoff Basham! This new program will provide advanced level players the opportunity to play in co-ed team and individual competition matches. Advanced players must have a 5.0 UTR or higher or have permission from Coach Basham to register. The program includes weekly team practices as well as matches against other communities. Teams will have 5-6 regular season matches consisting of girls singles, boys singles, girls doubles, boys doubles and mixed doubles (max of 2 positions per match). Players must be 18 or younger through July 31, 2021.


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Are you looking for some tennis competition? Join the Junior Team Tennis program with Coach Geoff Basham! This new program will provide advanced level players the opportunity to play in co-ed team and individual competition matches. Advanced players must have a 5.0 UTR or higher or have permission from Coach Basham to register. The program includes weekly team practices as well as matches against other communities. Teams will have 5-6 regular season matches consisting of girls singles, boys singles, girls doubles, boys doubles and mixed doubles (max of 2 positions per match).


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Grab your family and friends and head to the pool for some water fun! Play games, practice swim skills, or just splash around.


June 13, 2021 to August 15, 2021, VM Pool Door M
Are you looking for some tennis competition? Join the Junior Team Tennis program with Coach Geoff Basham! This new program will provide intermediate level players the opportunity to play in co-ed team and individual competition matches. The program includes weekly team practices as well as matches against other communities. Teams will have 5-6 regular season matches consisting of girls singles, boys singles, girls doubles, boys doubles and mixed doubles (max of 2 positions per match). Players must be 18 or younger through July 31, 2021.


There are no sessions available at this time.
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Are you looking for some tennis competition? Join the Junior Team Tennis program with Coach Geoff Basham! This new program will provide intermediate level players the opportunity to play in co-ed team and individual competition matches. The program includes weekly team practices as well as matches against other communities. Teams will have 5-6 regular season matches consisting of girls singles, boys singles, girls doubles, boys doubles and mixed doubles (max of 2 positions per match). Players must be 18 or younger through July 31, 2021.


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Good customer service skills can have a powerful impact on your life as well as your career. Discover how to avoid customer turnoffs and what it takes to consistently deliver great customer service. This course is included in the Certificate in Customer Service course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
You've tried the rest, now make the best! Create your own collection of rich, chocolatey truffles to take home.


Thursday, October 28, 2021, RM FACS Rm Door A
Get a great workout at the pool without having to pay club membership fees!


June 13, 2021 to August 15, 2021, VM Pool Door M
The Vietnam War, with its origins rooted in World War II, is still one of the most controversial military eras in US history. Local veteran Duane Clear shares his experiences while serving in Vietnam, as well as his thoughts and reactions upon returning years later as a tourist.


Wednesday, September 15, 2021, HC Rm 111 Door 5
The Lynch Basketball Little Shooters Camp is a place for athletes to develop the skills and fundamentals necessary to eventually play competitive 5-on-5 basketball. Participants will learn basic skills and techniques that cultivate self-esteem and encourage teamwork. Fun contests for ball handling and shooting help make this camp a blast for players!


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Hoop it up and join this fun basketball camp for boys and girls! Players will be organized by age, size, and skill level. Learn fundamentals and techniques of ball-handling, shooting, rebounding, and defensive work. Camp will include morning and afternoon 5-on-5 full-court scrimmages, as well as individual shooting contests and some team drills. Improve your game and have a blast doing it! Bring a water bottle, lunch and snacks.


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Supervised recreation time to work on your skills, get a great workout, and socialize! Schedule changes may occur, so always check before dropping a child off at the school.


October 3, 2021 to May 1, 2022, RM Gym Door A
October 3, 2021 to May 1, 2022, ZH Gym Door 12
October 6, 2021 to May 4, 2022, RH Gym Door 10
October 6, 2021 to May 4, 2022, ZH Gym Door 12
October 6, 2021 to May 4, 2022, ZH Gym Door 12
Podcasts are like "on-demand radio," and cover all kinds of topics! Do you have a business, hobby or passion you'd like to share? Discover how to get started in podcasting and how you can reach your maximum audience.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
These lessons are for students who need more individual attention in order to learn to swim and/or improve their skills to pass to the next level of swim lessons.


August 2-11, 2021, VM Pool Door M
August 2-11, 2021, VM Pool Door M
August 2-11, 2021, VM Pool Door M
September 12, 2021 to October 24, 2021, VM Pool Door M
September 12, 2021 to October 24, 2021, VM Pool Door M
Music lessons are available to Rogers High School music students in band or choir before school, during band or choir, and after school.
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Let's hold our own version of the Olympics -- with robots! Work with your friends to design and program EV3 robots that will compete in simulated Olympic events such as a sprinting in a race, throwing a basketball and shooting a puck into a hockey goal. Use LEGO Robotics and computers to learn principles of robotics, computer programming and teamwork.


August 9-12, 2021, OE Art Rm Door 4
Gear up and get game-ready with this padded 4-day camp emphasizing proper football fundamentals. Participants will be issued equipment (helmets, shoulder pads, etc). Final day culminates in a scrimmage vs. Zimmerman High School.
Registration is based on the grade the student will enter in the fall.


July 26-29, 2021, RH Field #1
This is a no-pads and no-contact three-day introduction to 7-on-7 passing competition. All participants (including lineman) will practice passing, catching and running with the ball, commonly done in 7-on-7 passing games/leagues.  
This camp is for students entering grades 7-9 in the fall.


August 2-4, 2021, RH Field #1
Shape up with this 4-week course designed for football players entering 6th, 7th or 8th grade in the fall. Split your time between the weight room and working on speed, agility, and football skills.


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These lessons are for students who need more individual attention in order to learn to swim and/or improve their skills to pass to the next level of swim lessons.


August 2-11, 2021, VM Pool Door M
September 12, 2021 to October 24, 2021, VM Pool Door M
September 12, 2021 to October 24, 2021, VM Pool Door M
Skyhawks Cheerleading teaches you the essential skills to lead crowds and support the home team! You'll learn proper hand and body movements and jumping techniques. The week concludes with a choreographed performance.


September 11, 2021 to October 2, 2021, HE Field 1
Take to the skies with mini drones! Using a thrilling hands-on aerial robotics platform, this camp is the perfect introduction to the world of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).


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Use kits integrating electrical, programming, and mechanical concepts to build robots you will navigate through engineering challenges. Tech Trek builds a concrete foundation of robotics concepts, which will especially benefit those looking into joining a FIRST Tech Challenge team.


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Tour - High School Tennis Camps are for players entering grades 7-12 for the 2021-2022 school year. Two-hour instruction sessions led by high school Head Coach Geoff Basham are held Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. A free 2-hour match play session on Friday mornings is included.


July 27-29, 2021, RH Tennis Courts
ACT test scores are widely used in college admissions and scholarship decisions. In this workshop, students will learn strategies for improving in all four sub-tests, take shortened practice tests that mirror the actual testing experience and get suggestions for individualized study.


October 6-7, 2021, ER Media Center Door A
Every financial transaction falls into one or more of five categories involved in bookkeeping. Learn how to create a chart of accounts to meet your needs, as well as double-entry bookkeeping and the process of recording debits and credits. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 2, 2021, Online Only
Do you want to add tennis to your family activities? This 90-minute class offers the best of both skill instruction and family fun.   


August 3-24, 2021, RH Tennis Courts
WordPress is the most popular content management system (CMS) for website and blog design. After successfully completing this course, you will know how to build a WordPress website or blog, customize and maintain it, and use search engine optimization to bring more visitors to your site.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Do you have a teenager who is ready to drive? Getting a driver's license has changed greatly in the last few years! Our trained and state-licensed instructor will explain the process of taking a Driver's Education Course through ISD 728 Community Education.


Tuesday, September 28, 2021, Online Only
This 3D printing camp guides you through the process from start to finish. Design 3D objects using TinkerCAD (an online web app), and use the 3D slicing program Cura to bring your creations to life. This introduction to 3D printing is perfect if you like to draw, design, and imagine. No experience is necessary, but familiarity with doing common tasks using a computer and keyboarding is required.


October 2-9, 2021, Online Only
Get ready to wire up your Minecraft worlds with command blocks and Redstone! Even if you're a seasoned Minecraft pro, there's plenty for you to learn. From basic traps to powered machines, Redstone offers Minecraft players a whole new range of opportunities to create amazing things. Minecraft's command block is a pseudo-programming language that consists of logic and execution written in text. We'll learn to spawn creatures, teleport all over your world, and make multiplayer games.


December 4-11, 2021, Online Only
Learn to complete challenges from an experienced drone pilot and earn your Drone Pilot's License. Once certified, you'll take to the skies with your new flying skills and compete with your friends in exciting aerial laser tag battles. Work with your team and use critical thinking skills to develop strategies for each aerial competition thrown your way. Please bring a bag lunch and drink.


Saturday, October 9, 2021, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Make an interactive computer game using Scratch. We'll show you how to put code blocks together and recreate a classic video game. You'll learn fundamental coding concepts such as sequencing, conditionals, variables, and more!


Saturday, November 20, 2021, Online Only
Smash into virtual walls to tear down castles or navigate labyrinths and mazes. We'll code virtual robots using Vexcode VR, which lets you code a virtual robot using a block-based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. Create robotic mayhem in a virtual playground while igniting a lifelong love of problem-solving!


December 4-11, 2021, Online Only
Level 6 focuses on strengthening your swimming skills and learning new safety techniques.


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Customize your gaming experience! Using MCreator, you will learn to make Java mods for Minecraft Java Edition Minecraft, as well as explore concepts of software programming. No previous experience is necessary, but you should be comfortable with keyboarding, and, of course, playing Minecraft! At the end of the class, take home your Mods to share with family and friends.


October 2-9, 2021, Online Only
Get ready to face the biggest challenge in Minecraft, defeating the Ender Dragon! Work with online friends to brainstorm and develop strategies to defeat this enemy. Learn techniques to create tools, prep equipment, gather resources, brew potions, use enchantments, and craft armor to use in battle.


December 27-28, 2021, Online Only
Work with your friends to construct a city! Take home your completed world files at the end of class. Beginners and experienced Minecrafters alike will love this action-packed camp!


November 6-13, 2021, Online Only
Unleash your creativity as you work together! Create a world with others in multiple unique themed lands. Build different biomes, or base a section on your favorite movie or video game! Meld your quadrants together with bridges, and separate them with moats of water, lava, or even the void! You'll get a copy of the world to continue development at home.


Saturday, December 18, 2021, Online Only
Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines! Explore the latest craze of racing remote-controlled (RC) cars and trucks! Learn about the hobby and test your driving skills on several types of RC vehicles. Bring your own RC cars to use (upon approval by instructor).


Saturday, September 18, 2021, Rogers Activity Center
Saturday, September 18, 2021, Rogers Activity Center
Learn how to create YouTube content! Shoot videos, edit sound and create an online presence on the top destination for online videos. Learn tricks that pro filmmakers use for better shots, lighting, and sounds. Edit your video, add transitions, and insert a soundtrack, then share your finished video with the world!


December 29-30, 2021, Online Only
Learn how to create YouTube content! Shoot videos, edit sound and create an online presence on the top destination for online videos. Learn tricks that pro filmmakers use for better shots, lighting, and sounds. Edit your video, add transitions, and insert a soundtrack, then share your finished video with the world!


November 6-13, 2021, Online Only