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The Life Enrichment Center is a private, non-profit organization whose mission is for our students to fulfill their lifelong creative potential through the ageless engagement of the arts.

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The Life Enrichment Center is a private, non-profit organization whose mission is for our students to fulfill their lifelong creative potential through the ageless engagement of the arts.

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Beginning Drawing with Arleen

In Person Instructor: Arleen Mariotti Time: Friday's 10am to 12pm Fee: Members $6 / Non-Members $8 Welcome to Beginning Drawing This four-week course is designed for individuals who have an interest in learning how to draw or…
Watercolor

Fun with Watercolor

In Person Only Instructor: Kathy Edwards Time: 2 Thursdays per month, 10am-12pm Meeting Dates: April 6 & 20; May 4 & 18 Cost: Members $8 / Nonmembers $10 Fun with Watercolor is a fun, hands-on class to a unique and beautiful…

Creative Art Conversations: Art Critiques

In Person Only Instructor: Diane Merin Time:  Wednesday 12 - 2 (check calendar) Cost: Member $0 / Nonmember $5 Creative Art Conversations has been formed to facilitate connections between artists, especially those that have home…
Book Club

LEC Book Club

Zoom Only Time: Every 3rd Tuesday, 12:30pm-1:45pm Cost: Members FREE / Nonmembers $5 Calling all readers! The LEC Book Club is a social group of individuals who love to read. They meet every third Tuesday of each month via Zoom to…
Beginning Acrylic Painting

Beginning Acrylic Painting

In-Person Only Instructor: Tim Gibbons Time: Wednesdays, 9am-9:30am Cost: Members $8 / Nonmembers $10 Are you new to painting with acrylics? Join artist and instructor Tim Gibbons to expand your acrylic painting skills and get started…
Pastels

Pastels

In-Person Only Instructor: Janice Schindle Time: Thursdays, 1pm-3pm Cost: Members $8 / Nonmembers $10 Join instructor Janice Schindle and explore a variety of approaches to the beautiful medium of pastels. Gain a deeper understanding…
Artist's Open Studio

Art Open Studio

In Person Only Instructor: Tim Gibbons Time: Wednesdays, 6pm-8:30pm Cost: Members $8 / Nonmembers $10 Starting a new painting? Need help with an existing project? Or need a creative space to paint that isn’t your living room? Sign…
Oil Acrylic

Oil & Acrylic Open Studio

In Person Only Instructor: Tim Gibbons Time: Wednesdays, 9am-12pm Cost: Members $8 / Nonmembers $10 Starting a new painting? Need help with an existing project? Or need a creative space to paint that isn’t your living room? Sign…
Stamp Collectors Club

Stamp Collectors Club

In Person/Zoom Time: Mondays, 6pm-8:30pm *Yearly Membership to Join the Tampa Collectors Club: $6 for 1st year (or $5 for renewals) The Tampa Collectors Club, a part of the American Philatelic Society, is the oldest Stamp Collectors…
Photography

Photo Club Meeting

Zoom Only Instructor: David Beebe Time: Wednesday, 1:30pm-3:30pm (typically every 3rd Wednesday of the month; check calendar) Cost: Members $0 / Nonmembers $5 The LEC Photo Club welcomes beginners and well-seasoned photographers…
Drawing with Rick Austin

Drawing with Rick Austin

Zoom Only Instructor: Rick Austin Time: Fridays, 10:30am-12:00pm Cost: Members $8 / Nonmembers $10 In this online course, artist Rick Austin will help students explore different drawing methods and introduce various techniques needed…
Painting Class

Painting with Rick Austin

Zoom Only Instructor: Rick Austin Time: Mondays 1pm-3pm Cost: Members $10 / Nonmembers $12 In this online course, artist Rick Austin will help students explore different painting methods and introduce various techniques needed to…
Creative Clay

Creative Clay

In Person Only Instructor: Vickie Fisher Time: Wednesdays 1pm-3pm Cost: Members $12 / Nonmembers $14 Creative Clay combines sculpting and using discarded trash, recycle, and upcycle. It is an incredibly fun, hands-on class that will…
Watercolor

Watercolor Techniques

Online/Zoom Only Instructor: Lionel Sanchez Time: Mondays, 10am-12:30pm Cost: Members $12 / Nonmembers $14 Dive into the world of watercolor and develop your watercolor skills with award-winning painter Lionel P. Sanchez! This class…
Tai Chi

Tai Chi

In Person Only Location: FHUMC Classroom A/1 Instructor: Dr. Marianne Chen Time: Tuesdays, 10am-11am Cost: Members $6 / Nonmembers $8 Need to recharge your body and mind? Join Dr. Marianne Chen’s weekly Yang Style Tai Chi class…
Sarah Hanson

Meditative Doodling

Online/Zoom Only Instructor: Sarah Hanson Time: Wednesdays 10am—12pm EST Cost: Members $12 / Nonmembers $14 Let your pen flow and your mind relax! Join instructor Sarah Hanson of Hanson Art & Design in an intuitive drawing…
Bridge Card Game

Bridge Instruction 1 & 2

In Person Only Instructor: John Chaplick Time: Mondays and Fridays 1pm—3pm Cost: Members $6 / Nonmembers $8 Bridge is the ultimate card game. It features strategy, teamwork, and fun. Whether you play casually with friends or seriously…
Creative Writing

Creative Writing

In Person and on Zoom Instructor: John Chaplick Time: Tuesdays 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Cost: Members $7 / Nonmembers $10 Tell your story! Brainstorm, write, read, share, and revise your stories with a skilled teacher in a supportive,…
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The Life Enrichment Center is located in the Forest Hills neighborhood of North Tampa on North Boulevard between Busch Boulevard and Linebaugh Avenue.

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9704 North Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33612
(813) 932-0241
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