3 New Hot Topics
Three emerging areas of community programming:
For Gen Y, assuming adult roles and activities is more complicated than it was for previous generations, say LERN Leaders. So adulting classes help in those new activities, such as financial planning, insurance and buying a home.
For Gen X and Gen Y, segments of the population are exploring different kinds of lifestyles. Decluttering is one such lifestyle class named by programmers at the LERN retreat.
Popular with boomers, but relevant for Gen Y bringing a friend, taking a class with another person is still a trend. Classes attended with your spouse, date-night themed cooking classes, wine and painting nights, and other pairs programming classes are popular with many programs.