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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
CEC West Lodge, Eckerd College
4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711

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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Where Curiosity Never Retires

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Eckerd College provides personal enrichment opportunities through intellectually stimulating non-credit classes, trips, and interest groups. Through OLLI you will rediscover the joys of learning.

Non-credit, no tests, no grades…just the fun of learning and sharing.

OLLI at Eckerd College Offers

  • An affordable annual membership that provides classes and trips at reduced fees
  • A robust learning community of more than 1200 members
  • Programs year round at the beautiful Eckerd College Campus on Boca Ciega Bay and various locations throughout Pinellas County
  • Single or multi-session classes in three separate terms: Winter, Spring/Summer, Autumn
  • Monthly social events
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Class instructors with exceptional subject matter expertise
  • Member discounts at selected local cultural and entertainment venues

With OLLI at Eckerd College You Can

  • Delve deeply into intriguing academic subjects or enjoy lighter classes on scores of fun topics
  • Discover Florida's natural beauty and wildlife on local and regional day trips
  • Explore international locations throughout Latin America and Europe with like-minded travelers
  • Partake in delicious cuisine and wine at distinctive restaurants
  • Enjoy theater, opera, dance, photography and more with special interest groups

We invite you to look through the current course catalog. Explore our abundance of opportunities and become mentally engaged. Add life to your years by staying active and exercising your mind!

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The Met Opera at Eckerd College

Met Opera Live in HD
Enjoy the entire 2015-16 Metropolitan Opera season simulcast in the Dan and Mary Miller Auditorium. OLLI and ASPEC members will receive ticket discounts.