Manhattan Kansas Region Schedule

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Kansas has teamed up with Kansas State University to bring to the Manhattan area the diverse content, innovative learning opportunities and quality faculty that promote lifelong learning in the community. The program in Manhattan is coordinated by UFM Community Learning Center.

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.

If you wish to register for the course, “The Bible and Science,” or join the bus trip to the Westport Civil War Battlefield, please call toll free 877-404-5823.

Manhattan Courses

TitleStart DateLocation
The Magic of Storytelling
June 11, 2015Manhattan
Prisoners of War in Kansas during World War II
July 6, 2015Manhattan
The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll
July 9, 2015Manhattan
The Movies You Didn’t See: The Who, What and Why of Censorship
July 14, 2015Manhattan

Special Events

TitleStart DateLocation
Special Event - Trip to Kansas City’s World War I Museum and Tour of the Kauffman Center
June 19, 2015Manhattan
Special Event - Storytelling Concert
June 26, 2015Manhattan
This event is full.
Special Event - Trip to Concordia’s WWII Prisoner of War Camp and the Orphan Train Museum
July 24, 2015Manhattan
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