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

OLLI Annual Dinner

5/17/18 | Thu | 5:30 - 7:30 pm | SSB

Join us to celebrate the year’s end with our Annual Dinner at the new Student Services Building on the UAH campus. Our special guest for the evening, UAH President Dr. Robert Altenkirch, will give us an update on the ongoing (and upcoming) developments for the UAH campus. The evening's dinner will be accompanied by entertainment by Harpist Victoria Anderson. Along with the wonderful dinner and entertainment, you'll be introduced to the new OLLI at UAH Board members and share in the acknowledgement of our wonderful OLLI Volunteers.

Buy tickets today: Osher.uah.edu/AnnualDinner

Open to OLLI members and Guests

 

Introduction to Clowning – Jim Szeredy

5/18/18 | Fri | 10:30 am | WIL 001

Hear the history of clowning from 5000 BCE to the present. Learn how clowning evolved through the years, and what clowns did to entertain. Come see Chi Chi the Clown in costume and learn tricks of the trade of clowning

Open to OLLI members

 

Brews to Benefit

5/21/18 | M | 3:00 - 10:00 pm | Straight to Ale - Campus 805

On Monday, May 21, 2018, Straight to Ale will host a Brews to Benefit from 3-10 pm, where $1 from each pint purchased will be donated directly to OLLI at UAH. Spread the word to your family and friends and let’s get together for a casual evening with a great benefit!

Campus 805 is located at 2610 Clinton Ave NW in Huntsville. After reclaiming the defunct Stone Middle School, Straight to Ale at Campus 805 offers 20 plus Taps of Straight To Ale Brews, food from their scratch made kitchen (Ale’s Kitchen) and spirits from their in house distillery (Shelta Cavern Spirits).

Open to Public

 

Huntsville Veterans Museum Tour

5/23/18 | W | 10:00 am | Huntsville Veterans Museum

As one of the premier military museums in the country, the U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum's exhibits of memorabilia, artifacts, and military equipment range from the American Revolutionary War to present day. Included in the collection are many rare and important artifacts including the oldest surviving jeep: the Ford Pygmy. Honor our veterans this week leading up to Memorial Day by including this tour in your schedule. Please RSVP to ensure there are enough tour leaders for our group.

Please RSVP Janet Reville at jrev1988@gmail.com.

 

Open to OLLI members

 

Duty, Honor, Country: Highlights from the West Points Museum Collection

5/24/18 | Th | 1:00 pm | Huntsville Museum of Art

Join OLLI members on a docent-led tour of this important collection, hand-selected by the curatorial staff of the Huntsville Museum of Art. The spectacular exhibition honors the long association that Huntsville has with the US military and large number of USMA Alumni that live in the Tennessee Valley. Visitors will be delighted to see memorabilia of famed Army generals from their days at the auspicious academy and equally surprised to see the art produced by those famous men as students. Highlights include stunning 19th century landscape panoramas of the West Point area and portraits of prominent alumni. See landscapes of West Point by George Caitlin and Charles Russell on their way to capturing vistas of the Western frontier, drawings by Cadet James McNeill Whistler, and weaponry from the Revolutionary and Civil Wars.

Reserve your place by contacting Jane McBride, janemcbride@knology.net by May 15, 2018.

 

Open to OLLI members

 

Popcorn & A Movie: Logan Lucky

6/1/18 | Fri | 10:00 am | WIL 152

Logan LuckyJoin OLLI friends for some cienematic entartatinment. Enjoy a popcorn snack and follow along with the story of Logan Lucky: Trying to reverse a family curse, two brothers set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Portions of the scenes were actually filmed at the Charlotte Motor Speedway during the NASCAR season.

Open to OLLI members

 

Save The Date! 2018 Southern Regional Conference for Learning in Retirement

August 1 - 3, 2018 | Huntsville, AL

Save the date for the 2018 Southern Regional Conference for Learning in Retirement! More information at Osher.uah.edu/SRCLR.

Open to Conference Participants