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Welcome to East Los Angeles College Community Services

Through the Community Services Department people can learn new skills, meet new friends, develop hobbies, and participate in recreational and special interest classes. Programs include arts and crafts, music, dance, fitness, sports, educational and career development classes. Classes are offered for nearly every age group, from toddlers to seniors.

You can register for ELAC Community Services classes online. Browse our offerings by clicking “BROWSE” on the left-side column of this screen.  If you are a new student click on “LOGIN/CREATE ACCOUNT” and create a new student profile. If you are registering a child for a class please make sure you create a household profile under parent's name and add youth members to profile. Remember your password and use it every time you register for a new class. 

ELAC Main Campus, K5-102 (campus map)
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez 
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Phone: 323-265-8793

Office Hours:
Mon - Fri: closed
Sat - Sun: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm



March 2 & 3 - 1st spring session begins
March 9 & 10 - pool classes begins
March 30 & 31 - Holiday, no classes
April 6 & 7 - 1st spring session ends 
April 6 & 7 - No pool classes
April 20 & 21 - pool classes end


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Children's College

Children's Recreation

Programs of General Interest for Adults

Early Childhood Education  
Numbers & Counting 
Letters & Alphabet 
English Language Arts  
Reading Comprehension  
Building Vocabulary  
Creative Writing  
Essay Writing  
Grammar and Punctuation  
Shakespeare for Kids   
Public Speaking and Debate
Addition & Subtraction  
Multiplication & Division  
Math Improvement 
Computers and Technology  
Video Game Design  
Modern Languages  
Chinese for Kids
Spanish for Kids  
Painting with Watercolors  
Drawing & Sketching
Comic Book and Cartoon Characters


Parent & Preschooler
Child Swim Levels I-IV

Martial Arts
Kenpo Karate



Fitness and  Meditation  
Yoga and Breathing Exercises

Adult Swim
Aqua Aerobics

Modern Languages  
Chinese for Everyday Life
Art & Crafts   
Painting with Watercolors  
Painting with Acrylics 
Urban Sketching
Face Painting
Special Effects Makeup

Business, Finance, and Career Opportunities  
Become a Notary Public 
Retirement Planning
Make an App for That
Certified Loan Signing Agent  
Solar Installation 
Auto Wholesale Business  
Internet Marketing



Ed2Go online classes:
In partnership with Ed2Go, we offer a wide range of online programs to gain new personal and professional skills in different 
learning style. All of our  courses include expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses 
are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you. 

Instructor- led courses:
    - Six week of instruction  
    - 24 hour access 
    - Monthly start dates

Career Training:
    - Prepare for industry certification or a new career 
    - Start anytime and in-depth study materials
    - Many complete in six months or less

For more information please visit: Online Courses from East Los Angeles College (

Los Angeles College Community Services classes do not offer college credit; students do not receive a grade and classes are not transferable. Classes are cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. For more information on college courses visit