Come for the courses. Stay for the friends.

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

The LLAIC Open House will be at Temple Shalom on Tuesday, February 14


Spring 2023 Courses are here! In addition to Zoom classes we are offering in-person classes at our new home, Temple Shalom in West Newton. Become a member before Spring Course Registration opens on January 23rd.

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!


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. All of our fall programming is via Zoom.

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

LLAIC Updates & Happenings

We are thrilled to announce that our new home for the Spring 2023 Semester will be Temple Shalom in West Newton. The temple has wonderful classroom space and a lovely Schmooze Room surrounded by windows and adjacent to a small kitchen. Perfect for our pizza lunches! Looking forward to seeing you on campus and on Zoom! Click here for location of Temple Shalom.

Spring classes are described in our first Course Catalog available here

The spring Schedule-at-a-Glance is available here 

Register for Spring Semester courses here

Tuesday, February 7: The New Yorker Short Story Roundtable

Wednesday, February 8: Current Events and Timely Topics

Thursday, February 9: LLAIC Loves Art: Bluestockings in Paris presented by Suzanne Art

Friday, February 10: Lit-Lovers: The Red Thread by Ann Hood

Tuesday, February 14: Open House and special program at our new home, Temple Shalom


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