I looked through the Gale Courses catalog of offerings and signed up for three classes: GRE Preparation - Part 1 (Verbal and Analytical), Grammar Refresher, and Beginning Writer's Workshop. This round of classes starts September 17 and goes for six weeks. I'm really excited and hope that I get something out of them. The next rounds of classes start October 15, November 12, and December 10. If this works out, I'll definitely take some more. They offer classes in everything from accounting and finance to health care to law to computer applications and more. Unfortunately, they are really lacking in math and science courses (unless they're related to the medical field), but there's always Khan Academy for that. When we're back in Washington, I'd love to look into the town's parks and rec classes -- maybe sewing finally?
What about you? Have you ever taken a class just for fun?