This class is open to preregistered Participants only! Registration will close September 15.
A beautiful blend of dominoes and gin rummy, the game is played with a set of tiles based on Chinese characters and symbols. The goal? Be the first one to put together a hand of 14 tiles. Mah Jongg is a game of skill, strategy and calculation with a generous helping of luck thrown in.
Learn the basics with instructor Alice Webb as she guides you into becoming a skilled player. To maximize the learning experience, it is recommended that students complete the seven-week class series.
Instructor Alice Webb has played Mah Jongg for twenty five years for entertainment and fun, and has been teaching Mah Jongg regularly for over five years. She has also moderated four tournaments for the Life Enrichment Center.
It is recommended that students order the LARGE official game card from the National Mah Jongg League: https://www.nationalmahjonggleague.org/store.aspx#
The Life Enrichment Center (LEC) 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.
The LEC is an innovative arts education center for adults, operating in North Tampa’s Forest Hills neighborhood since 1980. It is one of only a few centers across the country focused on redefining and reshaping retirement and the experience of aging. Its cultural arts program has received national and international recognition and serves as a model of a successful community-based organization, serving adults primarily 50+.