Experiencing, Creating, and Learning New Things!

Expanding your horizons keeps life fun and exciting. Our cultural and educational programs allow you to stretch your mind and embrace the fullness of life. Create your artistic project, learn a new language, catch up on the latest technology, or receive tips on how to best navigate the retirement years.

Our Cultural & Educational Classes Include

2024 Travel Expo with Laura

The Lourie Center and Premier World Discovery invite you to add travel and adventure to your life by exploring the wonders of the world.  Join travel representative Laura Driggers, who will share itineraries for the 2024 trips!

  • Alaska Inside Passage Cruise-July 2024
  • Landscapes & Lighthouses of Coastal Maine-October 2024
  • New Orleans Holiday- December 2024

Open to the public.

Fine Art Classes

All skill levels of artistic talent will enjoy ample studio time and an insightful exploration of art media such as colored pencil, painting, collage, mixed media, drawing, and more!  Offered as four to ten-week sessions throughout the year. Supplies not included.

Technology Tips Tuesday

A Fast Forward Technology expert will provide older adults with technology tips and training in today’s tech world. This hands-on class will get you familiar with the latest trends, become confident in using your own technology (including tips and programs on discounted technology needs for seniors!), and how to have fun and be safe along the way.  

All Members.

Medicare Consulting

Open houses with a Medicare expert are offered monthly for individual consultations on how to best navigate your healthcare coverages. Available for drop-ins or by appointment.

Lunch & Learns

Held monthly (and sometimes more often) these lunch and learn events feature local community partners ready to share tips and insight on topics that are helpful as we age. Topics such as learning how to declutter/downsize a home, brain health prevention, estate planning tips, navigating long-term care options, and more. 

Beginning Spanish 

Learn basic vocabulary and begin to speak in Spanish. Explore Spanish-speaking cultures. Beginners welcome.

Expand Your Horizons

Ready to jump in and learn something new? Class registrations are open now and we are ready to help you choose the right path for you!