Bringing lifelong learning to all

Adult Classes

LCE offers a wide variety of programs for people of all ages. We have adult education programs in the Fall, Winter and Spring. The Fall semester begins at the end of September and runs through December. Winter classes begin at the end of January, and run through March. Spring programs begin after the April school vacation and run through June. Summer adult classes are offered during July and August. We also offer Classes for Children.

Day Of WeekStart DateCategoriesNameStart TimeInstructor NamePriceBuyhf:categories
Friday10/14/2022, Daytime Memoir Workshop12:30 PMThomas Daley$125.00$150.00fall-classes|writing
Friday10/14/2022, Drawing Outside of the Box10:00Annie Zeybekoglu$80.00$90.00fall-classes|fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Friday10/14/2022, Drawing is Thinking11:30 AMAnnie Zeybekoglu$80.00$90.00fine-fabric-graphic-arts|spring
Friday9/30/2022Charcoal and Pastel Studio3:30 PMAlma Bella Solis$165.00fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Friday8/19/2022, Continued Explorations of Wet-Felting in Three Dimensions1:30pmElizabeth Stubbs$200.00$245.00fall-classes|fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Friday9/23/2022, , La Hora del Café, Conversación Abierta en Español10:00 AMRic Calleja$120.00$145.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Friday9/16/2022, , Total Beginner French9:30 AMMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Friday9/16/2022, , French Conversation through Literature9:30amMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Friday9/23/2022, iPhone Capabilities - Daytime9:00 AMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Friday10/7/2022, Daytime - iPhone Capabilities - Part 29:00 AMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Friday9/30/2022, , Daytime - Intro to Google Suite9:00 AMKristen Butler$45.00
business-career-finance|computers|fall-classes
Friday10/21/2022, , Daytime - Intermediate Google Suite9:00 AMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes|spring
Friday10/28/2022, , Daytime - Managing Your Photos9:00Kristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Friday12/16/2022, , Daytime - Managing Your Photos9:00Kristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Friday11/4/2022, , Daytime - Intro to Excel9:00 AMKristen Butler$45.00
business-career-finance|computers|fall-classes
Friday12/9/2022, Daytime - Organizing Your Computer9:00 AMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Friday12/2/2022, , Women and Investing 3017:00Sumeit Aggarwal$50.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Friday11/4/2022, Investing in Cryptocurrencies7:00pmSumeit and Sanjay Aggarwal$50.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes
Friday9/9/2022, , Joyful Yoga12:00pmLinda DelMonte$240.00$280.00exercise-dance|fall-classes|mind-body
Monday9/19/2022, , Introduction to the Art of Literary Translation4:30 PMBarbara Thimm$100.00$120.00fall-classes|poetics-poetry|writing|humanities
Monday9/12/2022, Watercolor6:30 PMIvan Orlinsky$75.00$90.00fine-fabric-graphic-arts|spring
Monday9/26/2022, Chinese Brush Painting1:00 PMSon Mey Chiu$105.00$125.00fall-classes|fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Monday10/31/2022, Photography: The Basics & Beyond7:00 PMScott Metzger$72.00$88.00fall-classes|fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Monday09/12/2022, , Beyond Beginning Spanish18:30Sherry Eggers$110.00$130.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Monday10/3/2022, , Retirement Plain and Simple7:00pmChris Chen, CFP, CDFA$25.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Monday10/24/2022, , Tax Planning Strategies for the Four Major Stages of Retirement19:00Chris Chen, CFP, CDFA$25.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Monday11/14/2022, , Don't Let Long Term Care Derail Your Retirement19:00Chris Chen, CFP, CDFA$25.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Monday11/14/2022, , Fixing Our Broken Sleep7:00 PMRick Clerici$35.00
fall-classes|family-home-travel|mind-body
Monday10/17/2022, Stop Dieting6:00 pmDr. Susan McCombs$40.00
fall-classes|mind-body
Monday10/3/2022, Stop Your Sugar Habit6:00 pmDr. Susan McCombs$40.00
fall-classes|mind-body
Monday9/19/2022, Lower Your Golf Score6:00 pmDr. Susan McCombs$40.00
fall-classes|mind-body
Monday9/12/2022, Advanced Beginning Yoga10:45 AMEleonora Cordovani$180.00$200.00exercise-dance|fall-classes
Monday9/19/2022, , , Hatha Yoga - Monday Evenings7:30 PMAsha Ramesh$140.00$165.00exercise-dance|fall-classes|mind-body|spring
Monday10/3/2022, Hebrew Level 112:30 PMNatasha Shabat$155.00esl-languages|fall-classes
Monday10/3/2022, Hebrew Level 22:30 PMNatasha Shabat$155.00esl-languages|fall-classes
Monday10/3/2022, Wisdom From World Religions7:00 pmMichael Koran$140.00$160.00fall-classes|humanities
Saturday09/17/2022, , , Her Voice among the Aisles: A Celebration of Emily Dickinson through Poetry & Song with ANNINA HSIEH soprano, LEONA CHEUNG piano, & readings by poets TOM DALEY and CAMMY THOMAS19:30$20.00
music-appreciation|poetics-poetry|special-events|weekend-classes-events|humanities
Saturday10/15/2022, , Walking Tour of The Ipswich Old North Burying Ground2:00 pmGordon Harris$30.00
fall-classes|history|humanities
Saturday9/24/2022, , , Chair Yoga10:00 AMAsha Ramesh$140.00$165.00exercise-dance|fall-classes|mind-body|weekend-classes-events
Saturday9/24/2022, Beginning Ukulele10:00TBD$55.00$65.00fall-classes|music-performance
Sunday10/23/2022, , Before Coltrane: Great Jazz Tenor Saxophonists3:00 PMDr. Lewis Porter$20.00
fall-classes|music-appreciation|special-events
ThursdayFighting Time with AMY BANKS & ISAAC KNAPPER19:00Dr. Amy Banks$15.00
special-events
Thursday9/15/2022, , Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra19:30Cammy Thomas$85.00$100.00fall-classes|humanities|poetics-poetry
Thursday10/13/2022, , Historic Ipswich: 17th - 18th Century Houses, Streetscapes & Gravestones6:30 pmGordon Harris$30.00
fall-classes|history|humanities
Thursday9/22/2022, , Spiritual Thriving in the Age of Covid: How Judaism, Buddhism and Stoicism (“JuBuSto”) Can Help7:30 PMRonald Pies, MD$40.00$50.00fall-classes|humanities|mind-body
Thursday10/6/2022, , , A Verdi Trio and a Metropolitan Opera Premier6:30 pmDavid Collins$100.00$115.00fall-classes|humanities|music-appreciation|spring
Thursday9/29/2022, Opera and Wine Pairing19:00:00Annina Hsieh$65.00$100.00humanities|music-appreciation
Thursday9/22/2022, Acrylic Painting for Beginners & Intermediates10:00 AMDonna Calleja$125.00$145.00fall-classes|fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Thursday9/15/2022, , Origami for Adults7:00 pmLinda Perry$20.00$25.00fall-classes|fine-fabric-graphic-arts|spring
Thursday10/13/2022, Designing and Making Paper Quilts10:00Annie Zeybekoglu$80.00$90.00fall-classes|fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Thursday9/15/2022, , Continuing Spanish II6:30pmAngelica Fajardo$110.00$130.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Thursday11/10/2022, , Continuing Spanish II (November)6:30pmAngelica Fajardo$110.00$130.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Thursday9/15/2022, , Beginner French I1:00PMMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Thursday9/15/2022, , Intermediate French9:30 AMMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Thursday9/15/2022, , Intermediate French(Thursday Evenings)7:00 PMMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Thursday9/15/2022, , Intermediate French II3:30 PMMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Thursday09/15/2022, , German Conversation10:00 AMKaren Carstens$180.00$205.00esl-languages|fall-classes|german
Thursday9/22/2022, Standard Arabic for Beginning Students - Fall6:30 PMJanet Atiyyat$140.00$165.00esl-languages|fall-classes
Thursday9/15/2022, , Beginning Mandarin4:00pmHongxing Zhang$150.00$175.00esl-languages|fall-classes|mandarin
Thursday9/15/2022, , French Conversational Workshop9:30amMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Thursday9/29/2022, , The Process of Purchasing a Home18:30Jeremy Richman$25.00$30.00business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Thursday10/6/2022, , The Process of Selling a Home18:30Jeremy Richman$25.00$30.00business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Thursday9/22/2022, , Advanced Tai Chi & Eight Pieces of Brocade5:30pmVirginia Payne$125.00$150.00exercise-dance|fall-classes|mind-body
Thursday10/13/2022, , Gentle Yoga and Yoga for Osteoporosis11:00 AMMary Wixted$150.00
exercise-dance|fall-classes|mind-body
Thursday9/29/2022, Learn Guitar in the Style You Want to Play - October6:30 PMRobert Butler$110.00$120.00fall-classes|music-performance
Thursday10/27/2022, Learn Guitar in the Style You Want to Play - November6:30 PMRobert Butler$110.00$120.00fall-classes|music-performance
Thursday9/29/2022, Instrumental Camerata for Adults19:30TBD$180.00$200.00fall-classes|music-performance
Thursday9/29/2022, , , , So, What’s YOUR Story? Storytelling for Everyday Life7:00 pmLiana Henry$115.00$125.00business-career-finance|fall-classes|humanities|music-performance|poetics-poetry
Thursday9/29/2022, Evening English6:30pmTBD$120.00$145.00esl-languages|fall-classes
Tuesday9/20/22, Power 8: Strength and Flexibility Exercises18:30John Deming$35.00
exercise-dance|spring
Tuesday9/20/2022, Descriptive Writing: Writing from the Five Senses6:30 PMTracy Marks$80.00$95.00fall-classes|writing
Tuesday10/25/2022, Prose Poetry and Flash Fiction6:30 PMTracy Marks$60.00$75.00fall-classes|writing
Tuesday11/15/2022, Metaphor and Simile for Creative Writers6:30 PMTracy Marks$60.00$75.00fall-classes|writing
Tuesday10/11/2022, , How Was That A Hit?6:30 PMGregory Leschishin$80.00
fall-classes|humanities|music-appreciation
Tuesday10/11/2022, , An Introductory Haiku Workshop6:30pmBrad Bennett$55.00
fall-classes|poetics-poetry|writing|humanities
Tuesday11/1/2022, , Japanese Aesthetics in Haiku6:30pmBrad Bennett$105.00
fall-classes|poetics-poetry|writing|humanities
Tuesday11/8/2022, Introduction to Metalsmithing18:30Karenna Maraj$150.00
fall-classes|fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Tuesday9/13/2022, , Beginning Spanish6:30pmAngelica Fajardo$110.00$130.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Tuesday11/8/2022, , Beginning Spanish (November)6:30pmAngelica Fajardo$110.00$130.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Tuesday9/13/2022, , Continuing Beginning Italian11:00amEleonora Cordovani$180.00$200.00esl-languages|fall-classes|italian
Tuesday9/13/2022, , Beginner French II12:30 PMMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Tuesday9/13/2022, , Intermediate French(Tuesday Evenings)7:00 PMMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Tuesday9/13/2022, , , French Language and Conversation Through Film - Daytime10:00 AMKaren Girondel$140.00$155.00esl-languages|fall-classes|french|spring
Tuesday10/11/2022, , Beginning Hindi: A Sampler of Language & Culture7:00pmRita Pandey$85.00$100.00esl-languages|fall-classes|hindi
Tuesday9/27/2022, , You Can Afford College if......6:30 PMDonald Anderson$25.00
fall-classes|family-home-travel|test-preparation-college-planning
Tuesday9/20/2022, , Women and Investing 10112:00pmSumeit Aggarwal$50.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Tuesday10/18/2022, , Women and Investing 20112:00pmSumeit Aggarwal$50.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Tuesday10/18/2022, , , Estate Planning 1017:00 PMRebecca O'Brien$25.00$30.00business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel|parenting-perspectives
Tuesday9/20/2022, , Tai Chi & Basic Qigong for Seniors5:00 pmVirginia Payne$100.00$130.00exercise-dance|fall-classes|mind-body
Tuesday10/11/2022, , Iyengar Yoga9:15 AMMary Wixted$165.00$190.00exercise-dance|fall-classes|mind-body
Tuesday10/11/2022, Russian Level 16:00 PMAleka Molokova$129.00esl-languages|fall-classes
Tuesday10/11/2022, Russian Level 27:30 PMAleka Molokova$129.00esl-languages|fall-classes
Wednesday10/19/2022, , Introductory Astronomy - Fall6:30pmPedro Lilienfeld$85.00$110.00fall-classes|humanities|science
Wednesday10/26/2022, , Slavery, Abolition and the Underground Railroad in Massachusetts6:30 pmGordon Harris$30.00
fall-classes|history|humanities
Wednesday9/7/2022, , , The Poetry of Popular Song7:00 pmBrian M. O’Connell$60.00$75.00fall-classes|humanities|music-appreciation|poetics-poetry
Wednesday10/19/2022, , Memoir Writing4:00 PMThomas Daley$185.00$220.00fall-classes|spring|writing
Wednesday9/21/2022, , , Poetry Writing Workshop6:30 PMThomas Daley$185.00$220.00fall-classes|poetics-poetry|spring|writing|humanities
Wednesday9/21/2022, , Seminar "The Art of Literary Translation"4:30 PMBarbara Thimm$25.00$30.00fall-classes|poetics-poetry|writing|humanities
Wednesday11/2/2022, Color Theory: How to Understand and Use It10:00 AMLinda Balek$25.00
fine-fabric-graphic-arts|spring
Wednesday10/12/2022Oil Pastel Art Studio3:30 PMAlma Bella Solis$165.00fine-fabric-graphic-arts
Wednesday9/21/2022, , Begin Communicating in English10:00 AMRic Calleja$120.00$145.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Wednesday9/14/2022, , Continuing Spanish6:30pmAngelica Fajardo$110.00$130.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Wednesday11/9/2022, , Continuing Spanish (November)6:30pmAngelica Fajardo$110.00$130.00esl-languages|fall-classes|spanish
Wednesday9/14/2022, , French Language and Conversation Through Film - Evenings7:00 PMKaren Girondel$140.00$155.00esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Wednesday10/12/2022, , , Beginning German: For New & Continuing Students5:00 PMLuci Mandl$115.00$135.00esl-languages|fall-classes|german|spring
Wednesday9/21/2022, Introduction to Computer Programming I6:00pmBryan Turcotte$140.00$160.00computers|fall-classes
Wednesday9/21/2022, Intro to Google Suite - Evening6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday9/28/2022, Intermediate Google Suite6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday9/28/2022, Managing Your Photos6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday12/14/2022, Managing Your Photos6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday10/12/2022, , Intro to LinkedIn6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
business-career-finance|computers|fall-classes
Wednesday10/26/2022, Intro to Excel -Evening6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday11/2/2022, Intermediate Excel I6:00pmKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday11/16/2022, Intermediate Excel II6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday11/16/2022, , iPhone Capabilities6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Wednesday12/7/2022, iPhone Capabilities - Part 26:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday11/30/2022, Organizing Your Computer6:00 PMKristen Butler$45.00
computers|fall-classes
Wednesday9/14/2022, , French Conversational Workshop7:00 pmMaurice Bombrun$250.00
esl-languages|fall-classes|french
Wednesday10/12/2022, , , Culinary Tour of H Mart6:30pmDebra Samuels$85.00
around-town|cooking|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Wednesday11/9/2022, Make Simple and Delicious Ramen6:30pmDebra Samuels$45.00
cooking|fall-classes
Wednesday12/7/2022, Make Korean Fried Chicken!6:30pmDebra Samuels$45.00
cooking|fall-classes
Wednesday11/16/2022, Auto Repair for Everyone6:00 PMBruce Gerry$65.00
fall-classes|family-home-travel
Wednesday10/19/2022, , Do it Yourself or Hire A Financial Advisor?7:00 PMGlenn Frank$35.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|spring
Wednesday9/14/2022, , Understanding Medicare7:00 PMDan Williams$35.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Wednesday10/19/2022, , Understanding Medicare7:00 PMDan Williams$35.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Wednesday11/16/2022, , Understanding Medicare7:00 PMDan Williams$35.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Wednesday11/2/2022, , The Latest Long-Term Care Asset Protection Strategies7:00 PMDan Williams$35.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Wednesday12/7/2022, , The Latest Long-Term Care Asset Protection Strategies7:00 PMDan Williams$35.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes|family-home-travel
Wednesday10/5/2022, Social Security Planning for Couples6:00 pmMatt Carron$40.00
business-career-finance|fall-classes
Wednesday10/12/2022, Stress Less: Learn to Meditate7:00 PMRichard Geller$49.00$66.00fall-classes|mind-body
Wednesday9/21/2022, , Hatha Yoga - Wednesday Evenings7:00 PMAsha Ramesh$140.00$165.00exercise-dance|fall-classes|mind-body
Wednesday10/12/2022, Examining Fact and Fiction of the First Nation People10:30 amJoan Lester$35.00art-appreciation|humanities
Wednesday09/14/2022, A Women's History of the Latin Language WITH SKYE SHIRLEY19:00Skye Shirley$15.00
humanities|special-events