Adult Community Programs are (noncredit) workshops and programs on a variety of topics, designed to give community members opportunities to learn something new. Topics include history, art, computers, language, gardening, crafts, cooking, film, fitness, home, and special interests. There are also day trips and special events. Unless otherwise stated, programs are designed for adults 18 and over.

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  • Conversational Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Cultures with a Focus on Egypt

    Market Experience Egypt without leaving Peoria!
    Fulbright Scholar, Nahed Shata will be our guide as we discover conversational Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Cultures (especially Egypt), and the interface between language and culture.
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  • Try Something New
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    Zentangle Flowers and Leaves
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    Restaurant Desserts
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    Beginner Basket Weaving - Muffin Basket
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    Introduction to Tai Chi
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    Secrets of Starting Seeds at Home
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    Macro Photography
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    Or enjoy one of our many Day Trips!
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The Winter Go Guide is Here!

GO Guide Check our website for new class listings - or click here to download the ICC Go Guide with the complete ACP schedule.

New for 2017 - Ceramic Classes

Art Guild

Adult Community Programs is proud to partner with the Peoria Art Guild and the Illinois Arts Council to offer new courses in the Art Guild's fully operational ceramics studio. For over 135 years, the Peoria Art Guild has been dedicated to "bringing art to the community and the community to art". The mission of the Peoria Art Guild is to present a diverse array of multidisciplinary contemporary art. They strive to inspire and educate all levels of art enthusiasts through exhibition, outreach, and collaborative art initiatives.

Registration is now open for the following classes:
Ceramics: Basic Clay with Wheel Throwing
Ceramics: Hand Building & Sculpture

IAC logo This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.