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OLLI at the University of Nevada, Reno
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Welcome to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UNR! Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains, OLLI at UNR is a spirited community of seasoned adults who gather to explore new interests, share ideas and make friends. Distinguished professors and knowledgeable instructors volunteer their expertise in programs and activities spanning such diverse topics as art, current events, economics, health, history, literature, music, science, travel, theatre and writing. There are no grades, no tests and no pressure at OLLI. We welcome every adult learner regardless of previous educational experience. An annual membership fee of $85 covers attendance at as many programs and activities you choose to attend, including: * 150+ learning experiences every semester - in person at our Moana Campus - online via Zoom - outdoors throughout the Reno-Tahoe area * social and cultural programs * special events, field trips and a host of other enriching activities. Join us at OLLI: its the biggest little secret in the Biggest Little City.
Programs and Activities
Lectures and Mini-Series
Fire Adapted Communities
Ecosystems, infrastructure, and communities throughout Nevada have felt the devastating effects of wildfire in recent years. Learn how Fire Adapted Nevada (a multi-agency coalition that includes the Bureau of Land Management, the United States Forest Service, and local agency representatives) is empowering residents to take personal responsibility for preparing their property and family for wildland fires. Discover how your local community can become actively involved in mitigating the wildfire risks to your properties, streets, and neighborhoods.
Program Contact Information
Physical Address: Main OLLI Office: 604 W. Moana Lane | Reno, NV 89509
Hours: Monday-Friday | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.