Join us for Bonuses, lectures, and other cultural and special events which are offered free or at minimal cost. 

Enjoy light refreshments and socializing with OLLI friends before each Weekly Bonus in the lounge, WIL 152D.

Click on the event details for more information, or call 256.824.6183.

 


OLLI Students: Arrive Early for Your Parking Convenience

We encourage our OLLI students to arrive early for their parking convenience, and to remember to have their OLLI parking permits displayed on their vehicles.

OLLI parking permits are a special benefit limited to OLLI members for participating in OLLI on-campus activities only.


OLLI and UAH Community events available to you include:

Bonus: Experiencing the Canadian Maritime Provinces in an RV

4/9/21 | Fri | 11:00 am | Online

Discover the Canadian maritime provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island through a 6-week RV caravan trip. Learn about the history, culture, scenery, food, and everyday life of this fascinating and unique region.

Sign up online for the event using Zoom. You will receive an email with the Zoom invitation one business day prior.

Presented by OLLI Members Rick Rodriguez and Tessa Lucas

Open to OLLI members
Coffee Chats: Trivia

4/16/21 | Fri | 11:00 am | Online

Test your knowledge on interesting facts in many subjects while enjoying a morning with fellow OLLI members. The game will be played individually.

Sign up online for the event using Zoom. You will receive an email with the Zoom invitation one business day prior.

Presented by Ale Pacheco, OLLI Program Manager

Open to OLLI members
Bonus:An Armchair Tour of Huntsville’s Historic Homes and Buildings

4/23/21 | Fri | 11:00 am | Online

Books have their place in the study and interpretation of history, but they aren’t the only way to understand how economic booms, wars, or intellectual shifts affected our past. The homes and buildings that line the streets in our historic districts and courthouse square also mark the passage of time. Discover how these structures provide insight into our local and national history and the forces that shaped it. Through a virtual tour of downtown Huntsville will learn the story of our city’s distinctive architectural history.

Sign up online for the event using Zoom. You will receive an email with the Zoom invitation one business day prior.

Presented by Donna Castellano

Open to OLLI members
Coffee Chats: Scattergories

4/30/21 | Fri | 11:00 am | Online

Bring on your creative side as you name objects within a set of categories in a short period of time.

Sign up online for the event using Zoom. You will receive an email with the Zoom invitation one business day prior.

Presented by Ale Pacheco, OLLI Program Manager.

Open to OLLI members
Event: Fiesta Time!

5/5/21 | Wed | 5:00 pm | Online

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with fellow OLLI members. We will play trivia and learn how to make your own margarita from home! Join Talina Acklin, Professional Mixologist, and discover the story behind margaritas while having fun making one.

Sign up online for the event using Zoom. You will receive an email with the Zoom invitation one business day prior.

Presented by OLLI Social Committee

Open to OLLI members
Bonus: Explore the Rainbow: Gender and Sexual Minorities

5/7/21 | Fri | 11:00 am | Online

Explore a brief history of the Gender and Sexual Minorities (GSM) community, address common misconceptions, and learn ways to become better allies. Learn key terms and acronyms such as GSM and LGBTQIAA+ to be more comfortable using inclusive language. Additionally, discover the resources available in the local area and how to make the program a more welcoming and inclusive space for all.

Sign up online for the event using Zoom. You will receive an email with the Zoom invitation one business day prior.

Presented by Katie Greene, UAH Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Open to OLLI members
Bonus: How’s your Habitat? Co-existing with Nature

5/14/21 | Fri | 11:00 am | Online

Learn how animals, plants and us, among many others, co-exist. Discover the ecological principles about microenvironments, home landscapes, how any landowner can improve the outlook for better local ecology, and why we should spread the word about doing so. Take home a few ideas on how to make living together much more harmonious.

Sign up online for the event using Zoom. You will receive an email with the Zoom invitation one business day prior.

Presented by Susan Webb

Open to OLLI members