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To see the full version of our brochure, click on the cover below: 

Final Version of Fall 2017 Brochure











































































































The Fall semester is now finished - Spring classes will begin on March 12, 2018 - our 40th Year of serving our community!

Gift Certificates are Available Now for 2018 Classes

Do you have a friend or family member who has everything? Not to worry- everyone loves the gift of learning!  The Community School typically offers 70 to 100 different courses each semester, from Computers, Culinary Arts, Hobbies, Arts & Crafts, Fitness, Leisure, Writing, and More!


The Community School has Gift Certificates in the Amounts of

$28 for a One Night Course

$45 for a One Night Cooking or Arts Course, which includes Materials Fees

$100 for Several Courses or One Longer Course

$140 or Any Amount Customized Gift Certificate in any other Amount You’d Like!

Simply click on the “GIFT CERTIFICATES” listing from the "Category" above to purchase one of the four choice amounts listed.  Or… e-mail the Community School at info@csnhs.org to indicate the amount that you’d like to purchase, and we’ll take it from there. 

You or the recipient (your choice) will be mailed an attractive special Gift Certificate in their name and with your name as the gift giver; the recipient will be "registered" with an online credit in the system which can be used for whichever upcoming class(es) they later choose whenever they decide.

We’ll e-mail you for the recipient’s name, address, phone number, and e-mail address so we can create a Customer Credit for them in our Registration System  We’ll also mail our Spring 2018 brochure to that person once the brochures are available near the end of February.  Your gift recipient can then register for a specific class(es) once they are available online in late February.


Questions?  E-mail nancylawson@csnhs.org or call 215-297-0500.   


The Community School of New Hope-Solebury offers continuing education through creative, physical, and intellectual opportunities.

Please Note!! NEW Entrance & Parking area for CSNHS Classes.  We are now using the new Main Entrance of New Hope-Solebury High School. Use the long driveway next to the Living Earth off of Bridge Street, then proceed to the rear Athletic Parking area for the new Main High School entrance - SEE MAPS & PHOTOS on the FAQ page,(click here).








Refund Policy Revised: Recognizing how busy you all are and that you might therefore be reluctant to register while your future plans are still uncertain, we have revised our Refund Policy to allow full refunds up to the day before class starts. See the details under FAQ. So - Register now.   


 GOOD NEWS! A GREAT NEW GIFT IDEA! Gift Certificates for Birthdays, Anniversaries (come together) or most any other occasion; your gift recipient can use them for a class they choose and whenever they choose to take it See FAQ for more information or call 215-297-5000.


Community School Registration:

If your email address has changed since you last registered, please log in using your old email address and then update the changes to your profile for future access. 

We welcome new and returning students to our new website and registration system. For your convenience and ours, we have invested in acquiring a much more user friendly and free online registration system. See "FAQ - 5 Ways to Register" for details.

There is no fee for telephone registration or for online or any other forms of registration. We suggest that you try the convenient online system first, if you have any problem you can always call and then use the operator assisted registration if necessary at 215-297-0500 on Monday - Friday between 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.


Course Catalog:

The new Course Catalog for the Fall 2017 semester is now available on this website; about 67,000 copies of our 32 page Course catalog will be inserted in the Bucks County Herald (8/24 & 9/7) , Doylestown Intelligencer (8/29), Advance of Bucks County (Newtown & Yardley - 9/10), Hopewell Valley News (Lambertville, Titusville, Hopewell & Pennington - 9/1), ICON Magazine (9/1) and distributed locally.

Browse the "Catalog" tab and detailed course descriptions or view the downloadable PDF version available via the panel at the right.

If you know a keyword (e.g, Italian) or the course code (2 letters/3 digits) for the courses you are interested in, use the "Catalog Search" or the "Quick Purchase" panel on the right to quickly go there. The "Advanced Search" gives you more possibilities (e.g., 1 session only classes or classes that are held on Wednesday, etc.)

If you have any questions about the courses or anything else call Nancy Lawson at 215-297-0500 or send an email to info@CSNHS.org

Schedule, etc.

To see the schedule of all classes please click on the “Calendar” tab. Class details and registration capability will become available when you click on a class; or select and register for your classes from the Catalog.

Directions to the New Hope-Solebury High School with Parking Instructions and access to a MapQuest map for directions are available on the FAQ page

The Community School of New Hope-Solebury was established in 1978 as an independent adult school; we now serve more than 1,000 students each year. We are proud and appreciative of our long association with The New Hope-Solebury School District; most of our classes are held at the New Hope-Solebury High School at 180 West Bridge Street, New Hope, PA 18938.

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