The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Kansas has teamed up with Kidron Bethel Village and Schowalter Villa to bring to the North Newton area the diverse content, innovative learning opportunities and quality faculty that promote lifelong learning in the community.
The Osher Institute offers courses for participants age 50 and over that stress the joy of learning. Learners from all backgrounds and levels of education are welcome to enjoy the benefits of Institute membership. Instructors are carefully selected for their expertise, a passion for the topic and a love of teaching that creates an interactive, stimulating learning environment. Courses generally meet weekly for two hours over a three-week period and require no homework, out-of-class preparation or testing.
North Newton Courses
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How much does it cost?
One course: $35; two courses: $55; three courses: $70; four courses: $80; more than four courses: add $10 per course.
How do I register?
- By phone: Call toll-free 1-877-404-5823. Use your credit card for payment or request a registration form be mailed to you.
- Online: Select a course from the list above, add the course to your shopping cart, then complete the online registration form.
- By Mail: You can also download the registration form and mail with payment to: Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, KU Continuing Education, Registrations, 1515 Saint Andrews Drive, Lawrence, KS 66047-1619
- Residents of Kidron Bethel Village should register at the front desk.
Call toll-free, 1-877-404-5823. For directions and local information, call 620-327-3428.
Partners of Osher
Osher Institute at KU would like to thank the following partners for their support.
Kidron Bethel Village
3001 Ivy Drive
200 West Cedar
Be a Friend of Osher
The Friends of Osher is a special group of people and community-minded leaders who help support the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at KU and its partner sites through financial contributions. They recognize that educational opportunities offered by Osher enrich the lives of adult learners. And they want to help us expand our programming and the geographical areas we serve. Here’s how you can help, too. Read more here.