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Curriculum Offerings

Each semester Learning in Retirement offers a variety of courses and tours, averaging more than 100 programs per academic year. The annual membership fee entitles participation in as many courses as desired. There is a wide range of topics:

  • LIR web 3Book discussion groups
  • Current events
  • Life stories writing
  • Local history
  • Managing personal investments
  • Music appreciation
  • Spirituality
  • And so much more…..

One day tours include events in theater, music, art museums, area businesses and dining.

View Our Current Curriculum


Download a course catalog below and register for your Spring 2023 courses at

Fall 2023 Catalog

Fall 2023 Member Registration

Fall 2023 Course Registration Links

Members have a voice in determining the courses that are offered. See our committees page for more information.



Watch a Virtual Class on Zoom

DateTimeEventZoom LinkPresenter(s)
Thursday, Nov. 2, 202310 to 11:30 a.m.The UH-I "Huey" HelicopterZoom LinkChris Henry
Wednesday, Nov. 8, 20231:30 to 3 p.m.Military Veteran's MuseumZoom LinkStu Tribby
Thursday, Nov. 9, 202310 to 11:30 a.m.America's National DebtZoom LinkRalph Gunderson
Friday, Nov. 17, 202310 to 11:30 a.m.American Expatriate Writers in ParisZoom LinkChristine Roth
Tuesday, Nov. 21, 202310 to 11:30 a.m.What Does the Bible Really Say About LGBTQ?Zoom LinkDr. Brian Smith
Wednesday, Nov. 29, 20231:30 to 3 p.m.Public Health's Management of COVID-19Zoom LinkHeidi Keating
Thursday, Dec. 7, 202310 to 11:30 a.m.Save the Elephants! Conservation in East AfricaZoom LinkBradley Spanbauer
Friday, Dec. 15, 20239 a.m. to 12 p.m."All Mine to Give" - Movie and DiscussionZoom Link
Monday, Jan. 8, 202412:15 to 2:30 p.m.Chef's Choice: Creating Diplomats - Model UNZoom LinkRyan Rasmussen
Thursday, Jan. 11, 202410 to 11:30 a.m.Pollinators in PerilZoom LinkShannon Davis-Foust
Thursday, Jan. 18, 20242 to 3:30 p.m.Sleep in Heavenly Peace - Oshkosh ChapterZoom LinkKathy Marsh

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