Community Services

A variety of recreational and enrichment activities can be found throughout Lake County and in the Central Florida region. Leesburg and its surrounding communities of Fruitland Park, Lady Lake, The Villages, Clermont, Tavares, and Mount Dora host frequent art and festivals year-round. The City of Leesburg devotes 15% of its land to parks and recreation activities; students may enjoy local public swimming pools, tennis courts, biking/walking/jogging trails, ball fields, picnic pavilions, and waterways. The county boasts over 1,400 lakes, which provide access to kayaking, canoeing, water skiing, boating, and fishing. Beacon College is conveniently located within short distances of shopping, dining, and entertainment venues.

 

Local Religious Facilities

There are many places of worship within Leesburg and its surrounding communities. You are sure to find one based on your particular religious faith. Some congregations provide shuttle services to and from worship.

First Baptist Church
220 N. 13th Street, Leesburg 34748
352-787-1005

Morrison United Methodist Church
1005 W. Main Street, Leesburg 34748
352-787-3786

Saint James Episcopal Church
204 Lee Street, Leesburg 34748
352-787-1981

Saint Paul’s Catholic Church
1330 Sunshine Avenue, Leesburg 34748
352-787-6354

Christian Science Church
300 North 13th Street, Leesburg 34748
352-787-1921

Congregation Beth Sholom
315 North 13th Street, Leesburg 34748
352-326-3692

Islamic Society of Central Florida

545 W Central Blvd, Orlando, 32801
(407) 835-9600
2917 S Orlando Dr., Sanford, 32773
(407) 688-7211 ‎
1586 N Goldenrod Rd, Orlando, 32807
(407) 273-8363

 

Local Transportation

Beacon College offers a variety of free transportation services to students, and Leesburg offers additional transportation options.

 

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