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2023 - ECC Kids’ College brings ballet, videography, and firefighting

Tags: Academics
Published 05/08/2023
ECC's kids college class

ECC's kids college class

Elgin Community College’s summer Kids’ College returns in June with back-by-popular-demand classes and several new ones. Children ages 5 to 16 can find something that sparks their interest and feeds their passion at

“We've seen a lot of renewed interest in in-person kids' programming coming out of the last few years,” said Tim Whitney, director of corporate and community education. “We're very excited about new Kids’ College partnerships with leading community organizations like the Gail Borden Library's Digital Media Lab, Integrity Dance Studio, the Illinois Rail Museum, National Karate, and the University of Illinois Extension.”

New to the Kids’ College catalog is Firefighting 101, Phone Photography, Lights, Camera, Action, and various dance classes. Returning favorites include coding, drawing, STEAM exploration, photography, music, and more.  

Classes start June 5 and run through August. To see the complete list of Kids’ College courses and register, visit Select ‘Summer 2023’ from the selection tabs when browsing course offerings. To be added to an email list for upcoming class announcements, please email