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  • Winter Course Schedule Updates. Version 2.0

    Friday, February 9, 2018

    Due to some weather cancellations earlier this term, we have rearranged our schedule a little. Updates are below and will be included in the appropriate Week at a Glance. Thank you for your patience.

  • From the Director - February 2, 2018 (Charleston)

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    Well, I just heard that Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow. Six more weeks of winter? I don't know about you, but the older I get, the more I'm ready for spring to arrive January 2. Done with winter before it really even begins. But I guess all we can do is stay warm and be safe!

  • Charleston Urban Renewal Authority Survey

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    From the Kanawha Valley Village People: The Charleston Urban Renewal Authority has joined with an ad hoc group to explore the possibility of creating new housing for seniors and artists in the downtown area of Charleston.

  • Historical Lecture on the Role of Slavery in the Development of the Salt Industry

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    "Salt and Slavery: The Early Kanawha Valley in Black and White" Sunday, February 18 at 2:30 p.m. at the African Zion Baptist Church in Malden

  • New Travel Opportunities

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    With the help of OLLI members and volunteers Sue Keller and Beverly Kerr, OLLI is planning some new field trips and travel opportunities.

  • Ruby's Links - Debut

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    A New Feature in the Friday Bulletin Several times a month, I will open my email in the morning to find a message from Ruby de la Mata waiting in my in-box. The message often contains only a link to a website, a website that contains interesting and valuable information for us as we age. Wanting to share with the larger OLLI community, Dr. de la Mata and I discussed launching a new section of the Friday Ebulletin where we can list articles, websites, and videos that we believe would be of interest to her fellow OLLI members.

  • From the Director - February 2, 2018

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    Well, I just heard that Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow. Six more weeks of winter?

  • Added Event: An Inconvenient Truth

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    Before attending the Special Friday Film Forum screening of "An Inconvenient Sequel" on February 16, join OLLI on February 9 at 1:00 p.m. for Al Gore's first film on the dangers of global climate change, "An Inconvenient Truth."

  • 40th Anniversary Concert - An Evening of Old-Time Music

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    Friday, February 16, 7:00 p.m., Metropolitan Theater This concert of traditional old-time music is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Gardner Winter Music Festival and Morgantown Friends of Old Time Music and Dance.

  • OLLI at the Theatre - Naga Mandala

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    Join OLLI on Sunday, March 4, for the WVU School of Theatre and Dance production of "Naga Mandala." Woven from two Indian folk tales, “Naga Mandala” is filled with magic and mysticism.