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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 > Tours and Special Events

FREE TOUR: Airport 911: Firefighting and Rescue   

Airport firefighters ensure the safety of passengers that arrive and depart on dozens of commercial jets and private planes each day. They also respond to emergencies that occur on airport property that demand immediate medical attention. The RNO Fire Department is equipped to handle any emergency quickly and professionally. Join us for a tour of the Reno-Tahoe International Airport Fire Department and learn about the extensive training that goes into this essential job and the specialized equipment that they operate.

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: On May 19-20, send an email to with Airport 911 in the subject line and include your name and phone number. You may also include the name and phone number of another OLLI member if you want to attend together. Limit of 20 members; a lottery will be held if demand exceeds availability.

  • FREE TOUR: Airport 911: Firefighting and Rescue
  • Dates: 6/6/2023 - 6/6/2023
    Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Off-Site Location
    Instructor: Connie Douglas
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Program Contact Information
 Location: Moana Building
 Physical Address: Main OLLI Office: 604 W. Moana Lane | Reno, NV 89509
 Phone: (775) 784-8053
 Hours: Monday-Friday | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.