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Newcomers' Tour: Downtown Arts    NEW!

Explore Charlottesville's downtown art scene! We will start with a tour of the McGuffey Art Studios with demos by working artists, followed by a a behind-the-scenes visit to the Live Arts Theater. Lunch is included at a downtown restaurant where OLLI at UVA's director will join to welcome prospective OLLI members and talk about upcoming programs. After lunch, participants are invited to explore art galleries and other art venues on and near the downtown mall. Participants are responsible for their own transportation. You do not have to be an OLLI at UVA member to register for this outing.

NOTE: You not do have to be an OLLI member to register.

Leslie Lee will lead this tour. Leslie Lee is a retired educator. Previously, an employee of Montgomery County public schools, she has taught every grade level from Head Start through 12th grade. During her thirty-two-year tenure as a classroom teacher, she facilitated or led dozens of field trips in and around Washington, D.C. greater metropolitan area. New to Charlottesville, she has enjoyed discovering myriad field trip opportunities in and around the surrounding area. 


Newcomers' Tour: Downtown Arts (OUT006) NEW!

  • Day of the week: W, Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM. 
  • Date: 10/20/2021 - 10/20/2021    
  • Location: Downtown, Main Street Charlottesville, VA 22901
  • * Participants are responsible for their own transportation.    
  • Fee: $25.00     

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  • NOTE: We will monitor and adjust as needed  based on current restrictions and guidelines at the time, such as stagger tour times, etc. 
  • IN-PERSON COURSES, MASK POLICY: Masks are recommended for all and required for unvaccinated. 
  • Please click HERE to complete the COVID-19 Waiver.
  • OUTING CANCELLATION POLICY: If you decide to cancel your reservation, you will receive a refund ONLY if someone is found to fill your vacancy.  

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