Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)

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Curiosity Never Retires at OLLI!

Welcome to our unique educational program at Texas Tech University (TTU) for Lubbock, Fredericksburg, Junction & Marble Falls area. OLLI is designed for adults age 50+ who are still working, semi-retired or fully retired. We are administered & housed by the Texas Tech Alumni Association. We offer numerous courses/events taught primarily by current & retired TTU faculty & local professionals during afternoon or evening hours convenient for your schedule. You may register today securely online, call 806.742.6554, or by mail.

In Lubbock, an OLLI membership is only $35 per person and good from Sept. 1, 2015 through July 31, 2016.  

The NEW Hill Country membership is $25 per person and good from Sept. 1, 2015 through July 31, 2016.

Most of our classes have an additional minimum fee per person.

A Platinum membership (Lubbock only) is $350 per person and entitles you to numerous free classes in fall AND spring semester. Hope to see you soon!

Lubbock olli Summer office hours effective May 26-Aug. 21, 2015:

8am-4pm Monday-Thursday. Friday hours are 8am-noon. 



 

Dr. Nellis

Special Message from the President of Texas Tech University, M. Duane Nellis, Ph.D.

We have a vibrant & energetic population of citizens over 50 years of age in Lubbock & community outreach programs like OLLI quench the thirst for learning and provide opportunities to meet new people & make new friends. If you still yearn for knowledge & want to expand your educational & cultural experiences, we invite you to join the OLLI family.


 

Upcoming 2015 Holiday Closings for Lubbock OLLI Office
 

LABOR DAY
Monday, Sept. 7, 2015

THANKSGIVING
Nov. 25, 26 & 27, 2015


 

OLLI: A Unique Learning Community for Adults Age 50+
at Texas Tech University & Alumni Association
Join a vibrant & interactive learning community & discover the joy of learning in a fun, friendly & intellectually stimulating environment.

No tests, no grades, no papers...
... just the opportunity to explore exciting topics & pursue new interests. During the fall & spring semesters, we offer non-credit & short term session classes designed for adults.

Become a member of OLLI at TTU & enjoy various member benefits, including some discounts with local partners & the ability to enroll in any of our course offerings. Classes include cooking, world politics, religion, law, art, geography, sports, economics, films, photography, health & wellness, philosophy, music, archaeology, wine & food tasting, literature, music, Hidden Lubbock tours, artist & film series, one-on-one lunch series & readers circle.You must be a member in Lubbock to participate in our offerings by purchasing a membership.


 

TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY FOR OLLIS AND THEIR FRIENDS
Flyers are available at OLLI office. If interested in this 12 day river cruise, please call 800.597.2452 Press 2. CODE G6-26219

OLD WORLD PRAGUE & THE BLUE DANUBE
Budapest, Hungary, Bratislava, Slovakia, Austria Vienna, Durnstein, Melk & Prague, Czech Republic
July 18-30, 2016

OLLI uses Grand Circle Travel for this new option for OLLIs. OLLI does not handle the booking details. Please, call Grand Circle at 1-800.597.2452 and specify Code G6-26219 for full details.

Upcoming LUBBOCK OLLI Classes & Events

 

Lubbock-Fall 2015 Kick-Off

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • McKenzie-Merket

Lubbock-Readers Circle

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursdays, Aug. 27, 2015 | 5:15-6:15pm
  • 1st United Methodist Church

Lubbock-Readers Circle

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 | 5:15-6:15pm
  • 1st United Methodist Church

Lubbock-�Azucar! A Musical Journey through Cuba

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Sept. 21, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-I'm Not a Newspaper Editor

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Sept. 21, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Stress, Dysfunction & Aging: Culprits Affecting Our Cells

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-The Nicolett Hotel & the True Story of the Founding of Lubbock

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015 | 5:30-6:30pm
  • Carillon

Lubbock-Profiles in Courage: Perspective of a President Before He was a President

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesdays, Sept. 22 & 29, 2015 | 5-6:30pm
  • McKenzie-Merket

Lubbock-Digital Currency

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015 | 3:30-5pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-New Paleontological Discoveries

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015 | 2-3pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Film Series: Bringing Up Baby (1938)

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 | 5:30-8pm
  • Women's Club

Lubbock-The State of the Art of Artificial Intelligence

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Groves Library

Lubbock-Oktoberfest Beer Tasting & Food Pairing

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Sept. 28, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Host & Toast

Lubbock-Staying Safe While Travelling Abroad

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-One-on-One with M. Duane Nellis, Ph.D.

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015 | 11:30am-1pm
  • Skyviews

Lubbock-Engineering is Elementary

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Computer Series: iPhone & iPad

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 | 6-8pm
  • SuperGeeks

Lubbock-HLT: National Weather Service

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Nat'l Weather Service

Lubbock-Game Day

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 | 9:30am-2pm
  • Skyviews

Lubbock-Writing the Time of Your Life: On the Art & Craft of the Memoir

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 5 & 12, 2015 | 2-4pm
  • Carillon

Lubbock-Canasta

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 5, Wednesdays Oct. 7 & 12, 2015 | 2-4pm
  • Hodges Center

Lubbock-Controversial Football Referee Calls

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 5, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-OLLI School of Cooking with Dirk Rambo

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 | 6-8pm
  • TTU Human Sciences Bldg

Lubbock-HLT: South Plains Wildlife Rehabilitation Center

Lubbock-Computer Series: iPhone & iPad (not a continuation of 10/1)

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015 | 6-8pm
  • SuperGeeks

Lubbock-HLT: Special Night Out at the National Ranching Heritage Center

Lubbock-This is Your Brain on Food

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 12, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-The Conversation: Estate Planning for the Heart

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesdays, Oct. 13 & 20, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Hodges Center

Lubbock-Common Misconceptions about Islam

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesdays, Oct. 13 & 20, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • McKenzie-Merket

Lubbock-One-on-One with Dean B. Stanzione

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015 | 11:30am-1pm
  • Skyviews

Lubbock-Readers Circle

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 | 5:15-6:15pm
  • 1st United Methodist Church

Lubbock-Computer Series: Using the Cloud

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 | 6-8pm
  • SuperGeeks

Lubbock-Film Series: Twenty Feet From Stardom (2013)

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 | 5:30-8pm
  • Women's Club

Lubbock-The ABC's of the Bed Bug Invasion in the U.S.

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 | 2-3pm
  • Groves Library

Lubbock-Experience Elevated Dining & Learn about Skyviews

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 19, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Skyviews

Lubbock-HLT: Recycling in Lubbock

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 19, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • 721 Erskine

Lubbock-HLT: Human Sciences Cottage House - Formerly The Practice House

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • HMU at TTU

Lubbock-HLT: Timothy J. Harnar Burn Center

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 26, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • UMC Hospital

Lubbock-From Static to Dynamic: Baroque Art in Rome

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 26, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Hodges Center

Lubbock-Inspiring Travel Talk about Cuba

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Oct. 26, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Helping Irrational Investors Make Rational Decisions

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Pop Music of the 1960's

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Cubans in the United States: More than Just Marielitos

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Mah Jongg for Beginners

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursdays, Oct. 29, Nov. 5, 12 & 19, 2015 | 2-4pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-How to Maintain a Strong Cognitive Ability as One Ages

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Mondays, Nov. 2 & 9, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Carillon

Lubbock-Grandchildren: Early Years are Learning Years

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Helping your Kids and Grandkids Financial Future

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-The Budgetary & Economic Effects of Federal Tax Policy

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 | 3:30-5:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-HLT: Animal Shelter

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 | 2-3pm
  • Lubbock Animal Shelter

Lubbock-Film Series: Topper (1937)

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015 | 5:30-8pm
  • Women's Club

Lubbock-Game Day

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 | 9:30am-2pm
  • Skyviews

Lubbock-Leave More than Money. Leave a Legacy

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Strength, Savvy & Swagger

Lubbock-Adolf Hitler's Illness May Have Won World War II for the Allies

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  • Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Women's Club

Lubbock-Wine Tasting with Food Pairing

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Nov. 16, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Skyviews

Lubbock-New Possibilities with 3D Printing

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Monday, Nov. 16, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-�Ay, Cuba! Cuban Healthcare

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 | 5:30-7pm
  • TTUHSC

Lubbock-Ethiopia, Its People, Culture and �Pillows?!

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015 | 2-3:30pm
  • Garden & Arts

Lubbock-Readers Circle

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 | 4:15-5:15pm
  • 1st United Methodist Church

Lubbock-Strawberry and Chocolate-Art & Patriotism in Havana

  • Register Online (For Members Only)
  • Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015 | 5:30-8pm
  • Garden & Arts

 


 

Carillon Lifecare Community

We gratefully acknowledge Carillon for their generosity & support of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)!

1717 Norfolk Ave. | Lubbock, TX 79416 | 806.281.6200 | http://carillon.cc/