What’s Happening in the Adult Department
For more, see the Full Adults Calendar
Thu, 10/02/2014 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
At age 61, Janet Holloway cycled from Washington all the way to Maine - over 4500 miles! She’ll share details of her amazing journey with photographs and journal entries.
Fri, 10/03/2014 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Love to knit, cross-stitch, or crochet? All levels of expertise are welcome - learn from and inspire each other! Bring your own supplies and we supply the snacks. 1st Fridays.
Tue, 10/07/2014 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
We meet downstairs in the Historical/Conference Room. Make a left U-turn when you get off of the elevator and the room is straight ahead.
Thu, 10/09/2014 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Questions? Contact the Adult Services Desk at 205.978.4674
Sun, 10/12/2014 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
SMA is an acoustic band that mixes modern, traditional, and gospel bluegrass styles. They will be performing in our Outdoor Amphitheater – a perfect way to spend a fall afternoon! [...]
Tue, 10/14/2014 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Dear Life: Stories by Alice Munro illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream to simple twists of fate that turn a person off of his or her accustomed [...]
Wed, 10/15/2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Roundtable meeting October 15, 8am-12pm.
Thu, 10/16/2014 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday, October 16, 1:30-3:00 Speaker Jack Norris interned on the “Pennsy” Railroad in 1957 and kept a diary of his journey. Come ride the rails with Jack and learn all [...]
Fri, 10/31/2014 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Where’s Carl? Find him at our Halloween Blowout at one of the coolest venues in town! D.J., costume contest, Dead Trivia, wine & beer. Must be at least 21 to [...]
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Adult Programs: What is OLLI?
The Osher Lifetime Learning Institute (OLLI) at the University of Alabama is a membership program that is member planned and managed, and the Vestavia Hills Chapter serves the Greater Birmingham Area. It is open to mature individuals who have an interest in continuing to learn. Members pay small annual membership dues to participate in the Bonus programs, field trips, and social activities; and term dues if attending courses during that term (and grants are available to help pay the fees if needed). Part of the OLLI approach is that speakers are volunteers, encouraging its own members to teach.