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  • Jims of Wyzdom

    Friday, May 18, 2018

    May 18, 2018

  • Welcome to OLLI's New Professional Technologist

    Friday, May 18, 2018

    OLLI is pleased to welcome our new professional technologist, Michelle Klishis. Michelle is a native of Morgantown, a graduate of WVU, and previously worked as an Information Technology Consultant for the University.

  • OLLI Week at Glance - May 12-19 Morgantown

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    Morgantown OLLI Week at A Glance May 11 - 19

  • From the Director - May 11

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    As we move toward the end of the 2017-18 academic year, I want to thank all of our OLLI members, volunteers, donors, instructors, and partners for your support of this important program. We are in the process of planning an Open House this spring to show our appreciation and spread the word about the opportunities offered by OLLI in the Kanawha Valley. Details will be announced soon.

  • Charleston: Week at a Glance - May 11-17

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    The final week of our spring term includes a new class on Monday. Seats are still available! The summer schedule will be available after June 1.

  • WVU Retirees Trip to the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, June 17

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    Retirees are going to the symphony. We’ll travel to Heinz Hall in Pittsburgh to hear Ax plays Beethoven’s “Emperor.” The symphony website calls Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor” the quintessential concerto for the piano. They say the “Emperor” has it all – a striking opening, hymn-like adagio, and a glorious finish. Reservations for this trip are due by May 31, 2018.

  • Special Theatre Update

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    I was over at the CAC this week and found posters announcing the new theatre seasons for the WV Public Theatre, now administered by the School of Theatre & Dance, and the new 2018-19 season for the School.

  • Old Time Radio Comedy at OLLI May 15

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    Join us on Tuesday, May 15, at 3:15 p.m. for a performance of The Quibbles Radio Shows, by Karen Riehl. OLLI members in the Staged Reading Workshop will perform five of these delightful comedy sketches, reminiscent of the radio shows of the 1940s and ‘50s. Introduced by an announcer hawking the dish soap, toothpaste, and Chevrolets of the show’s sponsors, The Quibbles Radio Show features the quarrelsome couple, Carol and Quentin Quibble, and their nosy neighbor, Madge, in the hilarious skirmishes of daily life.

  • Have You Ever Sung the Mozart Requiem?

    Thursday, May 10, 2018

    Would you like to sing the Requiem? Come join the WV Community Choir summer season.

  • Upcoming Changes to Establish an Endowed Fund

    Thursday, May 10, 2018

    If you have been thinking about creating a named endowed fund to benefit OLLI or a school/college at WVU, now is the time.