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Discovery Center
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(4.3-star rating across 279 reviews)

The Discovery Center in Chicago is a well-established adult education program offering a variety of fun and stimulating classes taught by qualified instructors. With a focus on lifelong learning, there are no exams or grades, allowing individuals to learn at their own pace for personal enjoyment and growth.

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Discovery Center

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Intro to Painting I & II

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Unleash your creativity and master the art of painting with this immersive course at Discovery Center. Explore various painting techniques, experiment with water-based paints, and create captivating abstract and representational artworks. Join us to unlock your artistic potential and express yourself through the power of colors.

(279) Beginner 16 and older
$110

4 sessions

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Mixed Media Art

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Unleash your creativity and explore a world of endless artistic possibilities as you learn to create captivating compositions using a diverse range of materials and techniques. Let your imagination soar in this dynamic art course that focuses on conceptual practice and personal process.

(279) All levels 16 and older
$110

4 sessions

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Drawing for Beginners

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Unleash your creativity and transform doodles into masterpieces with the guidance of expert instructors. Explore various techniques and styles to enhance your drawing skills in this immersive course at the renowned Discovery Center. Prepare to be amazed by your artistic abilities.

(279) Beginner 16 and older
$110

4 sessions

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Proofreading & Editing

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Master the art of perfecting written content and avoiding embarrassing mistakes in the digital age. Enhance your skills with personalized instruction and hands-on exercises to ensure error-free final products. Join the industry experts at The Discovery Center for a comprehensive course on proofreading and editing.

(279) All levels 16 and older

An Introduction to Kink 101: Bondage and Domination, S&M

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Discover the exciting world of kink and learn how to explore it safely in this introductory class at the Discovery Center. Join our experienced instructor, Leather Redux, as she guides you through the fundamentals of negotiation, equipment use, impact play, and basic bondage techniques. All genders and orientations are welcome.

(279) All levels 18 and older

Stained Glass Workshop

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Unlock your creativity and discover the timeless art of stained glass. Immerse yourself in the copper foil method as you learn how to cut, break, and assemble glass to create your stunning masterpiece. Join us at the Discovery Center and elevate your artistic skills in this captivating workshop.

(279) All levels 16 and older

Fun and Easy Tarot - Learn to Read Tarot

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Unlock the ancient wisdom of the Tarot and tap into your spiritual abilities in this enlightening course. Discover the origin of Tarot, learn the meanings of Major and Minor Arcana cards, and practice giving and receiving readings. Embrace your inner mystic at Discovery Center.

(279) All levels 16 and older

Intro to Knitting

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Experience the joy and satisfaction of learning a new skill with our Intro to Knitting course at the Discovery Center. This beginner-friendly class offers hands-on learning, visual aids, and personalized assistance to help you master the art of knitting. Walk away with a finished project and a newfound passion for this timeless craft.

(279) Beginner 16 and older

Intro to Crochet

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Discover the art of crocheting from scratch with hands-on learning, visual aids, and personalized assistance. Leave with a completed project and the skills to replicate it at home, along with a signed Certificate of Completion. Don't miss out on this chance to learn a new hobby and feel that warm sense of accomplishment.

(279) Beginner 16 and older

Contract Bridge - Open Play

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Enhance your bridge skills and make new connections in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Join us at Discovery Center for an exhilarating evening of brain-teasing fun. All levels are welcome!

(279) All levels 16 and older
$125

5 sessions

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Intro to Crochet II

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Take your crochet skills to the next level with this exciting class at Discovery Center. Learn advanced techniques like crocheting in the round, increasing and decreasing stitches, and adding pompoms to your projects. Plus, master the art of making granny squares and joining them together. Don't miss out on this opportunity to expand your crochet repertoire!

(279) Beginner 16 and older

Jump Start Your Notary Business II

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Discover how to take your Notary Business to the next level and get connected with agencies seeking your services in this comprehensive class offered by Discovery Center. Learn how to establish your fees, review your profile, and meet all requirements to excel in the industry. Prior Notary Class completion is a prerequisite.

(279) All levels 16 and older

Jump Start your Notary Business

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Discover the skills and knowledge to work as an independent entrepreneur as a Notary Public and earn an income in this challenging economy. Gain the expertise to complete notarial acts, and certificates, and maintain a notary journal. Take your business/service to the next level with this comprehensive course.

(279) All levels 18 and older

Italian Language - Beginner

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Embark on a linguistic journey through the rich heritage of Italy as you discover the language and culture that shaped artistic legends. Gain conversational skills and grammar proficiency in this immersive course, designed for both travelers and language enthusiasts. Uncover the secrets of Dante, Michelangelo, and Fellini as you lay the foundation for fluent Italian.

(279) Beginner 16 and older
$139

6 sessions

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Astrology for Beginners - Beyond your Zodiac Sign

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Unlock the secrets of astrology and discover the ancient art that can help you understand your true potential. Join us at the Discovery Center to dive deep into the science behind astrology and unravel the mysteries of the zodiac. Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about yourself and those around you.

(279) Beginner 16 and older

How to Start Your Own Business

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Discover the secrets to turning your dream business into a reality with a comprehensive seminar that covers everything from creating a solid business plan to navigating legal and financial considerations. Get expert insights and learn about valuable resources to help you along the way. Don't miss this opportunity to launch your own successful business.

(279) All levels 16 and older

Practical Spanish (Beginner)

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Are you planning a trip to a Spanish-speaking country or want to feel more at home in a Latino neighborhood? Join us at the Discovery Center and learn the essential vocabulary and grammar to navigate a Hispanic community or foreign country. A $25 materials fee applies.

(279) Beginner 16 and older
$139

7 sessions

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Zumba

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Experience the ultimate cardio party with Zumba at the Discovery Center! Shake, shimmy, and sculpt your body with dynamic dance moves inspired by Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, and more. No partner needed - just come ready to sweat, have fun, and burn calories!

(279) All levels 16 and older
$110

5 sessions

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Rafting, White Water - St. Joseph River

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Embark on an exhilarating journey down Indiana's premier whitewater river, where laughter and thrills await. Join experienced guides for a heart-pounding adventure on the St. Joseph, cherished by Olympic winners and National Champions alike. Secure your spot for an unforgettable ride through rushing rapids and unforgettable memories.

(279) All levels 16 and older

Intro to Bookkeeping

Discovery Center @ 4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Learn how to conquer your fear of finances and take charge of your bookkeeping in this essential course at the Discovery Center. Gain the skills to set up your books, manage records, and understand business statements. Don't miss out on this opportunity to master the basics of bookkeeping for small business owners and individuals alike.

(279) Beginner 16 and older
$110

4 sessions

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