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//Year *
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*Spring Session One classes are In Session (Jan 19 - Feb 29) - click here for the full schedule

Spring Session Two Classes (Apr 4 - May 13)

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Bay Area Documentary Filmmakers      

Michael Fox 10:00 am – 12:00 pm  (5 weeks)

The Olympic Games and International Politics

George Wright 1:00pm - 3:00pm   

            Power of Puppet in Performance  

            Lee Armstrong 11:00 am - 1:00 pm               (Main Campus)

            World War I: Causes, Course and Consequences

            Steve Harris   2:00 pm – 4:00 pm                 (Main Campus)


Beat Cinema                 

Dominic Angerame 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

            The Outsider in Drama – A Play Reading and Writing Course

            Roberta D’Alois 11:00 am – 1:00 pm             (Main Campus)

            A Merging of Worlds: Science, Fiction and Culture

            Daniel Bernardi & Stephan Kane  2pm – 4pm (Main Campus)


Writing: The Ten Minute Play

Lynne Kaufman 10:00 am – 12:00 pm        


Alexander the Great and the Globalization of Western Civilization

Douglas Kenning 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm                         


Even More Hidden History Hikes

Peter Tannen 10:00 am – 12:30 pm   (5 Weeks) * Various Locations

            Pierre Bonnard and His Contemporaries

            James Kohn 10:30 am – 12:30 pm               (Main Campus)

Earth’s Controversial, Changing Climate

Stanley Gedzelman 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Writing: The Personal Essay (Everyone Has a Story to Tell)

Cary Pepper 11:00 am -1:00 pm

Broken Escalator: On the Decline of Social Mobility in 21st Century America

David Peritz 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm