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Below, you'll find classes currently open for registration. Please click on the course title to see the full course description, along with any special notice information. Please sign in to your account to add classes to your cart, update your profile, and complete registration. You will receive an automatic email with your transaction receipt and class confirmation following registration. Be sure to whitelist extension@cabrillo.edu to ensure you receive these class details.

All classes are for students aged 18 and up, unless otherwise noted.

Look for the icons next to the class titles for more information about your class or camp:

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Applicable discounts, including Early Bird and Bring a Friend discounts, will be automatically deducted during checkout. Please note that discounts are only available on select classes. See our PDF catalog for more details.

The number of open spaces remaining is displayed below the class location information. If a class is full, please add yourself to the waitlist. You will be notified if a space becomes available.

If you have questions, please contact us at extension@cabrillo.edu, and provide us with the title of the class you're interested in attending. We look forward to seeing you soon!

 
Have you ever wondered how your home's plumbing systems work? Would you like to know how to repair or replace a toilet or faucet? Learn the ins and ou ...  View More

Start date: 03/04/21

Fee: $38.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM; starting 3/4/2021, ending 3/4/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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Whether you are interested in learning sustainable backyard beekeeping practices or just want a better understanding of how these delicate, intricat ...  View More

Start date: 03/13/21

Fee: $55.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Sat, Sun 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM; 2 sessions; starting 3/13/2021, ending 3/14/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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Are you curious about how your home's wiring system works? Would you like to know how to safely replace a light switch, outlet, or light fixture? Lear ...  View More

Start date: 03/18/21

Fee: $38.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM; starting 3/18/2021, ending 3/18/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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Starting January 1, 2020, new state laws went into effect making it even easier to construct ADUs, and Santa Cruz County code has been updated to comp ...  View More

Start date: 03/20/21

Fee: $65.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 3/20/2021, ending 3/27/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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Protect your investment by learning the nuts and bolts of home maintenance. Explore everything from ways to assess a problem, how to determine i ...  View More

Start date: 04/08/21

Fee: $65.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM; 2 sessions; starting 4/8/2021, ending 4/15/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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This class is designed for beekeepers with existing beehives. We will discuss keeping bees locally, the ways to expand individual hives and increase ...  View More

Start date: 04/10/21

Fee: $55.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Sat, Sun 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM; 2 sessions; starting 4/10/2021, ending 4/11/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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During a good rain some homes are hit with thousands of gallons of water that can quickly build momentum and cause flooding and drainage issues, somet ...  View More

Start date: 04/14/21

Fee: $42.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM; starting 4/14/2021, ending 4/14/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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Do you want to create an outdoor space for relaxing, grilling and entertaining, while keeping Fido and the kids inside the yard? Learn about common is ...  View More

Start date: 04/29/21

Fee: $38.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM; starting 4/29/2021, ending 4/29/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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If you have a compost pile or took a free composting workshop, you may have more questions than answers. Compost doesn’t ‘just happen’, it’s more than ...  View More

Start date: 05/06/21

Fee: $65.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM; starting 5/6/2021, ending 5/6/2021. 
   Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM; starting 5/8/2021, ending 5/8/2021. <

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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Carnivorous plants - yep, that’s right: plants that eat animals! (cue Little Shop of Horrors soundtrack) Learn about these predatory plants and how to ...  View More

Start date: 05/15/21

Fee: $48.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

Schedule : Weekly - Sat, Sun 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM; 2 sessions; starting 5/15/2021, ending 5/16/2021

Location : Extension@Home Location : 
  Extension@Home.

Room :  Zoom Virtual Classroom

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