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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Special Events Wednesdays

Join us each Wednesday from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. in Room 105 for Special Events that will surely enrich your day. These programs are for all members of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Delaware in Wilmington. Feel free to attend each week or select the programs that most interest you. You can buy your lunch, bring your lunch or just come and enjoy.

  • September 13—Help a Child: Be a Mentor
    Elliot Ketay, OLLI instructor and Mary Fox, executive director, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Delaware
  • September 20—OLLI Forum
    Joan Miller, council chair
  • September 27—The Stanley Brothers and their Steam Cars
    Richard Bernard, OLLI member and volunteer at the Marshall Steam Museum
  • October 4—Jazz Concert
    Elmer Dill and the Swing City Band
  • October 11—The New Castle Frenchtown Railroad and the C&D Canal
    Mike Dixon, historian and writer
  • October 18—Fortepiano Concert
    Susan Duer, DMA, OLLI member and fortepiano artist
  • October 25—Surviving the Holocaust through Music
    Steve Gonzer, documentary filmmaker
  • November 1—Sinatra 101
    Sean Reilly, vocalist
  • November 8—Stewards of Children
    Patricia Dailey Lewis, executive director, Beau Biden Foundation
  • November 15—UD OLLI Orchestra
    Allen Tweddle, conductor
  • November 29—UD OLLI Concert Band
    Paul Hess, conductor
  • December 6—UD OLLI Chorus
    Janet Taylor Miller, director