Come for the courses. Stay for the friends.

LLAIC is a Lifelong Learning Collaborative in the Boston area that offers intellectually stimulating programs and personal enrichment courses for adults.


In addition to Zoom classes, we are offering in-person classes at our new home, Temple Shalom in West Newton. Become a member.

Activities & Groups

We are a friendly and welcoming group with many passions to share! Our social programs make us truly unique. Come engage with us!

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LLAIC Membership

Become a member of LLAIC to take advantage of our many reasonably priced courses, as well as our year-round events and activities at no additional cost.

Friends at LLAIC

Join LLAIC, a collaborative lifelong learning group. In addition to courses, we offer numerous affinity groups, trips and weekly presentations. 

Membership can be accessed by clicking on Join LLAIC on the header on our website.

You can also learn more about us and join our group by emailing

The instructor was knowledgeable, thorough, engaging and warm. A superb mix of “teaching”…AND engaging the class in their interpretation and understanding of the material. Her management of the class on Zoom was also excellent.

LLAIC member 2021

Everyone went out of their way to be warm, gracious and welcoming to me as a new member.  I look forward to participating more actively as time goes on.

A new LLAIC member 2023

LLAIC Updates & Happenings

If you are already a member for 2023-2024, register for courses by clicking here.
If you need to sign up for 2023-2024 membership, click here.

Share Your Passion: Lead a Course for Spring Semester: Click on About Us in header to Get Involved to Lead a Course for a proposal form.

Friday, December 1: Current Events led by Jerry Jacobs

Friday, December 8: LLAIC Lit-Lovers will discuss The Island of Missing Trees by Elif Shafak

Sunday, December 10: Dinner theater at the Huntington: The Band’s Visit

Friday, December 15: Movie Mavens meet to discuss American Beauty

 Details and Zoom invitations are available in our weekly newsletter, The Quill