Founded in 1978, The Discovery Center is Chicago's Lifelong Learning Center, Chicago's largest and longest running independent adult education program. Enjoy fun, stimulating classes presented by qualified independent instructors who enjoy introducing others to their subjects. Learn among friends for your own enjoyment and growth.
COVID-19 update: In-Person classes are meeting in 2024 subject to the Governer's Covid -19 rules & restrictions. Most In-Person classes are limited to a set maximum number of enrollments per class.
Online Classes: Many classes are now available online. Please check the course listings below to determine which sections of a class are available online. All online classes are virtual with a live instructor. More are being added on a regular basis so please check back or contact us with your questions: 773-348-8120 or Contact Us.
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