image004Tacoma Community College in Gig Harbor presents Harbor Institute, a program for active, engaged, and non-degree seeking adults who don’t want to stop learning! Harbor Institute is a new lineup of courses designed for the curious, the inquisitive, and the academically inclined – individuals seeking ongoing intellectual challenges! Courses are dynamic and topics are inspired. Instructors are talented, highly qualified experts in their fields of study, motivated to share their knowledge and experiences with people who appreciate and crave further awareness about exciting, interesting, and relevant subjects. Participants will continue to learn in an environment that supports face-to-face interaction with instructors and peers, about diverse topics in humanities, science, technology, social science, and public interest – without tests, term papers, or grades!

Intro to Family Search

Learn a variety of ways to search free databases for family history and stories. Single session classes.

Class #: 2707
Dates: July 11
Week Day(s): TU
Times: 10:00a-12:00p
Instructor: Hisel
Location: Gig Harbor Campus
Fee: $24

Intro to WA State Archives

Learn a variety of ways to search free databases for family history and stories. Single session classes.


Class #: 2709
Dates: July 18
Week Day(s): TU
Times: 10:00a-12:00p
Instructor: Hisel
Location: Gig Harbor Campus
Fee: $24

Tracking Migration

Learn a variety of ways to search free databases for family history and stories. Single session classes.


Class #: 2710
Dates: July 25
Week Day(s): TU
Times: 10:00a-12:00p
Instructor: Hisel
Location: Gig Harbor Campus
Fee: $24

Genealogy - Finding More Information

Learn a variety of ways to search free databases for family history and stories. Single session classes.


Class #: 2711
Dates: Aug 1
Week Day(s): TU
Times: 10:00a-12:00p
Instructor: Hisel
Location: Gig Harbor Campus
Fee: $24

Great Female Artists of the 20th Century

 Learn about the women artists who were at the heart of modern art of the 20th Century. 4 sessions


Class #: 2712
Dates: July 19 – Aug 9
Week Day(s): W
Times: 3:00p-4:00p
Instructor: Innes
Location: Gig Harbor Campus
Fee: $59

Great Museums of Puget Sound

 Find out what makes a museum great and what our regional museums have to offer.


Class #: 2713
Dates: July 20 – Aug 10
Week Day(s): TH
Times: 3:00p-4:00p
Instructor: Innes
Location: Gig Harbor Campus
Fee: $59

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