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.

Membership and Course Information

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/year *
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Course Details + Registration


Fall 2014 Session Two – Classes start October 27, 2014

Registration open now.  No classes on November 11 and the Week of Thanksgiving.

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•   Film Noir: The Last Wave 1955 – 65,  Elliot Lavine, 11:00am - 1:30pm

•   How to Listen to Modern Music, John Prescott,  2:00pm – 4:00pm

•   Writing: The Personal Essay, Showing and Telling, Lynne Kaufman, 9:30am - 11:30am
•   Exploring LGBT History and Culture through Documentary Film, Jonny Symons, 12:00pm – 2:30pm
•   A History of California: 1533 – 1900, Mark Sigmon, 3:00pm – 5:00pm

•   American Politics, Gerard Heather, 10:00am – 12:00pm

•   Collage Adventures, Dolores Gray, 10:00am -- 12:30pm,  Main Campus
•   Writing: Tales Retold, Ben Black, 12:00  — 2:00pm

Vienna - Biography of a City  Jason Lahman 2:30 - 4:30pm

•   Screen Queens-and none of them were ever a drag!  The Evolution of the art of Costume Design, Todd Roehrman, 11:00am – 1:00pm,  Main Campus
•   Movement: Body Intelligence, Jamie Lantz, 11:00am - 12:30pm