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 SCHEDULE (1/17 - 2/28)  

No class on Monday 1/16 - holiday

MONDAY                                                    

                                   PRINTABLE .PDF SCHEDULE                                                                            

History of the Art of Photography                    

Karen Lee McSorley         9:30 am – 11:30 am

French Short Stories of the Late 19th and 20th Centuries

Caroline Smadja              12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

2ND SECTION OF WEDNESDAY’S “WARNER BROS.” CLASS 2 - 4:30 PM

Ethics and Politics of New Technology

David Peritz                    2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

TUESDAY

Complicated Transitions: U.S. Post-World War II Military Occupations

Dayna Barnes                 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Amazing Grace in Darkness and Light: Struggle, Endurance, and Power in the Lives of African Women CANCELLED        

A City Built on Hills: San Francisco from 1880 to 1940

Charles Fracchia             2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

WEDNESDAY

Populism and the American Cinema: Warner Bros. Films (1932-1938)** 2nd section available Mondays from 2 - 4:30 PM

Elliot Lavine                              10:00 am – 12:30 pm    (6 weeks)

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

Writing: The Well-Made Story**

Lynne Kaufman                         3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

THURSDAY

Literature and Film: Poetry and Short Stories CANCELLED

Exploring More of the Many Worlds of Chamber Music

John Prescott                  12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

The Roman Republic: The Virtue and Fragility of a Republic

Doug Kenning                 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

FRIDAY   

              Crime Rates, Public Policy and Manipulation Through Fear

              Greg Woods        10:00 am – 12:00 pm    (Main Campus)     

Monet and the Impressionists

Maureen O’Brien De Geller   1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

SAT/SUN 2/25 and 2/26/17 – Chamber Music Intensive

ALL CLASSES ARE HELD DOWNTOWN UNLESS OTHERWISE MARKED.

**Smaller classes (such as Writing and Studio Arts): $125, Extended classes: $15 additional week (over 12 hour). There may be materials fees.