Providing Opportunities for Lifelong Learning

Concord Carlisle Adult & Community Education (CCACE) is a self-sustaining branch of Concord-Carlisle Public Schools, dedicated to lifelong learning for all ages. CCACE connects local citizens through collaborative community outreach, classes and educational events. Our aim is to provide unique programming that will inspire joy and nurture passions.

Adults & Youth Programs

We offer a wide variety of programs including one-time and ongoing workshops on many topics.

Driver Education

Our courses teach safety skills, promote for the road, and prepare students for the license exam.


Whether students are beginning a new instrument or honing skills, we are dedicated to helping young musicians excel.

Featured Classes

JOYful Kayaking
JOYful Kayaking with Joy Spadafora
Dates: 6/26-7/24
Days: We
Times: 6:15-8:15 PM
Location: TBD
Driver Education
Driver Education with CCACE instructors
Dates: 7/8-12
Days: Mo - Fr
Times: 9 AM–4 PM
Location: CCHS
Visual Art: Portfolio Development Summer Seminar
Visual Art: Portfolio Development Summer Seminar with Joseph Pickman
Dates: 7/15-7/18
Days: Mo-Th
Times: 9 AM-12 PM
Location: CCHS
Get It Done
Get It Done with Open Door Education
Dates: 8/12-15
Days: Mo-Th
Times: 9 AM -12 PM
Location: CCHS

Expand your horizon, pursue your hobbies, and learn new skills

Expand your horizon, pursue your hobbies, and learn new skills by enrolling in one of our many courses.
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Learn about all of the programs currently being offered.

Our Spring & Summer 2024 catalog will be in homes the first week of March. 

Support the CCACE Scholarships

Please consider helping Concord Carlisle Adult & Community Education (CCACE) share the gift of learning. Make a tax-deductible donation to our scholarship fund, which enables us to provide financial assistance in need to participate in an array of quality enrichment programs, including after school ACE Kids classes and SummerFun.
CCACE is a self-supporting program of the Concord-Carlisle Regional School District. Our programs are made possible through student fees, with student financial aid made possible in-part through a grant from the Concord Carlisle Community Chest. Please consider making a donation to help us continue to bring great educational opportunities & financial assistance to all in our community.