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  • A Road Trip Around Minnesota: Lakes & Water Falls - Online Course

    Take a virtual road trip around the state learning about Minnesota's waterways and their historic importance to travel and trade. These same waterways are still vital to state and local community economies; and to the citizens as a form of recreation and relaxation. Come away with the seeds of your own road trip ideas planted and ready for spring and summer! This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.
  • Barn Storming: A Tour of Minnesota Barns & Barn Quilts - Online Course

    Minnesota is filled with a countless numbers of barns, most from a bygone era. In some areas of the state the barns are adorned with something called a barn quilt. Barn quilts are pieces of art on the side of a barn, shed, or house that usually tell some sort of story. The places you'll learn about are all visible from the roadways, so once you know about them you can check them out in person! This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.
  • Cemetery Walking Tour

    Experience the legendary Cemetery Walking Tour in three two-hour segments. Tour five cemeteries over the course of three weeks, reviewing the history of early Saint Paul and the men and women who made it happen. Please note there are no bathrooms and transportation is on your own between the multiple locations visited. First Night: Meet at the East Gate of Calvary Cemetery, 753 Front Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55103. Second Night: Meet at Oakland Cemetery, 927 Jackson Street, Saint Paul, MN 55117. Third Night: Meet at Temple Mount Zion Cemetery, 1670 Payne Avenue, St Paul, MN 55117. We will visit other locations this night as well - transportation is on your own. *This is an Tour Activity Rating 3 - Active (some steps and stairs) Please note: There may be moments when proper social distancing isn't possible on this tour, therefore participants must agree to wear a face mask that covers their nose and mouth at all times while on this walking tour to protect our instructor as well as each other.
  • Discovering San José, Costa Rica - Live-Streaming Walking Tour

    Take a mini 'vacation' and discover San José, Costa Rica! Interact over the live-stream with your guide Andrés, learn how to make Costa Rican coffee with a chorreador, and check out the exotic Costa Rican flora! Register by March 5th. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Prior to your class you will receive an email with your online meeting information. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.
  • Downtown Saint Paul Skyway Tour Walking Tour

    Explore the above-ground world that is the skyway system in Saint Paul! Learn about its history, discover new places, and find your way with an experienced skywalker. (Approx. 4 miles, fairly flat terrain). Register by March 17th. Tour will begin from: St Paul Union Depot, 214 4th Street East, St Paul 55101 (inside front entrance of Union Depot on 4th Street/Light Rail stop side) Tour Rating: 4 (Demanding- extensive walking/stairs/standing) _________________________________________________________________________ Please note: There may be moments when proper social distancing isn't possible on this tour, therefore participants must agree to wear a face mask that covers their nose and mouth at all times while on this walking tour to protect our instructor as well as each other.
  • Explore Christchurch, New Zealand - Live-Streaming Walking Tour

    Starting at Christchurch’s iconic cathedral which is still in ruins following the devastating earthquakes of 2011, we’ll then visit the new cardboard cathedral. From the main square we’ll explore more of central Christchurch including the Kate Sheppard memorial, Oxford Terrace over the Bridge of Remembrance, the riverside market, and the earthquake memorial. Beyond the heart of central Chirstchurch we’ll wine our way along the Avon River to the Botanic Gardens and the peace bell. Register by February 15th. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.
  • Extended Tour Inquiry 2021

    *Note- When you register for this course you are registering to have a electronic brochure with registration information emailed to you; you are not registering for an actual tour. St. Paul Community Education is pleased to offer a number of extended tours for 2021 in cooperation with Landmark Tours. A local, family-owned tour operator, Landmark’s inclusive packages feature round-trip airfare, quality accommodations in great locations, many enjoyable meal experiences, admission to all itinerary attractions, deluxe motorcoach transportation, and the services of a professional Tour Manager. Upcoming travel opportunities include Memories of WWII (London, Normandy & Paris) : June Majestic Canadian Rockies : June Alaska Land & Sea Expedition : July Best of Norway : August Nova Scotia & The Maritimes : August Canyonlands of the Southwest : September Autumn in New England : September & October Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta : September & October Ireland- Emerald Explorer : October Iceland- In Search of the Northern Lights : October New York- The Big Apple : October Taste of Italy : November Christmas in New York : December Tournament of Roses Parade : December & January And More! To inquire about these tours and receive detailed tour information, do one of the following: Click the 'Enroll Now' button on this page to register to receive information by mail Register to attend our Landmark Tours: How We are Adapting - Virtual Showcase, Wednesday, February 3rd, from 6;30-7:30pm https://tce.me/hxU8Pm
  • Landmark Tours: How We're Adapting - Online Class

    Most travel may currently be on hold, but there will be incredible opportunities through Landmark Travel once situations improve and they want you to be prepared! Join Landmark Tours, Saint Paul Public Schools Community Education Department's extended travel partner, for a FREE virtual presentation and hear about 2021 tour opportunities, how they're adapting group travel operations, and more! This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. You will receive an email with your online meeting information. If your class has handouts those will be sent with your meeting information. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.
  • Medellin, Colombia: The City of Eternal Spring - Online Course

    Discover everything Medellin has to offer! Come along on the journey as we hike to Angels Fall, climb the rock of Guatapé, tour a coffee plantation, and play a rousing game of tejo. Colombia may have a rough and tragic history but it's emerging as a wonderful, new tourist destination for beautiful weather, gorgeous scenery and delicious food. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. The morning of your class you will receive an email with your online meeting information. If your class has handouts those will be sent with your meeting information. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.
  • Planning Your Next Travel Adventure - Online Course

    Where are you going next? Whether you're interested in a road trip across the United States, a train journey across Russia, a cruise in the Mediterranean, or a month in England there are key things to think through before taking that first step. We'll discuss: advantages and disadvantages of joining a tour vs going it on your own; tips on planning, from itineraries to packing; and some money saving tips because the more money you save the more places you can go! This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. The morning of your class you will receive an email with your online meeting information. If your class has handouts those will be sent with your meeting information. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.
  • Traveling Southeast Asia - Online Course

    Explore the tropical paradise of Southeast Asia without leaving Minnesota! Ride Hot Air Balloons over the temples of Bagan, Myanmar, marvel at the ancient site of Angkor Wat in Cambodia, and visit the tailors of Hoi An, Vietnam. Feed elephants in Luang Prabang, Laos and frolic with monkeys in Phuket, Thailand. See some of the highlights of this beautiful corner of the world and learn some tips for planning your own adventure. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. The morning of your class you will receive an email with your online meeting information. Please see your Class Confirmation email for more information on joining meetings.
  • White Bear Lake's Notorious Gangsters - Online Course

    White Bear Lake was a haven for gangsters in the 1920s and ‘30s. Join us to hear the tales of infamous criminals such as Ma Barker, Alvin “Creepy” Karpis and Baby Face Nelson during their time in the White Bear Lake area. Register by February 16th. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. The morning of your class you will receive an email with your online meeting information. If your class has handouts those will be sent with your meeting information. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.