Register for our Summer Lecture Series
A Passion for the Arts:
The Art of Storytelling ~ July 28
Prisoners' Creative Arts Program ~ August 4
From Graffiti to Gallery ~ August 11
10-11:30 a.m. at the Rave Cinemas in Ypsilanti
See description here!
(to register click "Register Online" button in left column)
Registration for Fall OLLI Study Groups and Lectures begins Wednesday, August 24 and catalogs should arrive in mailboxes the first week in August.
Above: These cheerful members of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute are pleased to extend a warm welcome to new and renewing members.
OLLI in Action
Watch our video to see how our programs impact our members' lives.
Register for Amish Quilt Gardens by August 10th!
Information and registration here.
Upcoming Show Your O Events
Walking Trails at Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Thursday, July 28 from 1-3; "rain date alternative" of Friday, July 29 from 1:00-3:00. Led by Ginny Rezmierski. Meet in front of the Visitor Center.
German Park Picnic, July 30, 7 p.m. Led by Al Paas. Meet at the right “west side “ of the dance pavilion. http://www.germanpark.com/
The Wall Street Journal reports that Ann Arbor, MI, is a "magnet for the 50-plus crowd," thanks in part to OLLI at the University of Michigan. See "A Town Packed With Classrooms" in the December 6, 2012 issue of the WSJ.
OLLI and the UMHS Geriatrics Center are featured in this April 2014 article about aging in Ann Arbor, published in “The Ann Magazine.”
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Michigan was established to encourage adults to continue their learning long after formal schooling is done. The Institute’s popular programs help mature adults to rediscover the piquancy of learning — the joy of discovery and feelings of accomplishment that are unencumbered by tests, grades, or drills.
This year’s programs feature:
six lecture series totaling 40 presentations, with average attendance over 250 people;