Welcome to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Keys to healthy aging: Be engaged, curious and active. We offer classes, lectures and special events to our members. OLLI is a stimulating learning community offering a multitude of activities on a wide variety of subjects.

Classes at 4th and Market near Powell MUNI/BART and 19th and Holloway on the M MUNI line near Park Merced. SCROLL DOWN FOR FULL CLASS SCHEDULE.

Membership and Course Information
Basic Single Course Membership Multi-course
$25.00 $95.00/Course* $550.00
No Courses Course /Membership Up to 12 Courses/12 mo*
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*A standard class is 12 hours for $95. A few classes which are better when small are $125 (writing, studio arts).  In a special circumstance we may add a week which will change the price slightly. Click here for a viewable downloadable .pdf description of memberships.

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Spring 2018 Film Workshops - Elliot Lavine

2 One Day Workshops - $60 each

Jan. 11, 10am-5pm Thu More Adventures In B Movies: A day of low-budget supernatural film noir! Click here for video.

Jan. 12, 10am-5pm Fri William Wellman in the 30s: Three classic Depression-era films from one of Hollywood's true mavericks! Click here for video.

REGISTRATION OPEN! CLICK ON EACH TITLE TO REGISTER!

SPRING SESSION ONE 2018 BEGINS JANUARY 16! Click here to view the schedule (registration coming soon).

SPRING SESSION ONE SCHEDULE (1/16 - 2/26)

Don't forget to save time for the Make Up week Feb 27- Mar 4.

MONDAY                                          

                                                                   .PDF SCHEDULE

Writing: The Dramatic Monologue

Lynne Kaufman          11:00am – 1:00 pm

Detecting Women: Gender and the Detective Genre in Literature and Film

Mary Scott                 1:30pm – 4:00 pm (5 weeks)

TUESDAY

Pre-Columbian Architecture: Selected Sites of the Ancient Americas

Nancy Fee                 9:30am – 11:30 am 

Writing: Life into Literature

Laura Fraser                12:00pm – 2:00 pm 

Exploring the Universe: Mars to the Stars (and Galaxies)

Andrew Fraknoi          3:00pm – 5:00 pm 

WEDNESDAY

Gate Crashing the Party: 500 Years of Immigration to America

Douglas Kenning              10:00 am – 12:00 pm   

12:30 PM - 3PM – MEMBER INTEREST GROUPS, EVENTS, AND TEAMS

The Classical Symphony                            (begins 1/24)

Alexandra Amati             3:00 pm – 5:00 pm      

THURSDAY

Foreign Aid: the Good, Bad, and the Facts

Sara Seims             10:00 am – 12:00 pm  (5 weeks)           

California Politics   

Tom Ammiano          12:30 pm – 2:30 pm 

FRIDAY   

Connections with Social Media

Anne Drazen                  10:00 am – 12:00 pm

More Documentary Touchstones            (skips 2/9, meets 3/2)

Michael Fox                    1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

                           SAT/SUN 2/17 & 18 - Chamber Music Intensive (Main Campus)

ALL CLASSES ARE HELD DOWNTOWN UNLESS OTHERWISE MARKED

**Smaller classes (such as Writing and Studio Arts): $125, Extended classes: $15 additional per week. There may be materials fees.