Since 2007

OLLI at the U of A offers a variety of courses and special events to its members in a lively learning environment to explore intellectual and cultural topics of interest, share their experiences and talents, and make new friends.

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Where seasoned adults meet to explore intellectual
& cultural topics and share talents & experiences

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Catalog of Classes and Events

Cover of Spring 2019 OLLI catalogOur catalog offers classes that run through the season. Some are single events like lectures, hikes or day trips, and others like our study groups and special interest groups run weekly or monthly. Each term sees both recurring courses and lots of new topics by expert instructors from the community. The fall 2019 catalog of classes will be available August 11, 2019 as an insert in the NWA Democrat Gazette and varying locations around northwest Arkansas. You can access the current catalog here as a PDF online or pick up a copy at our office at 211 E. Dickson St.