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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

OLLI Travelers   

Whether you have travel adventures to share or just enjoy hearing about other folks' travels, please join us. Members are invited to show pictures or tell their travel stories. We will draw from members' experiences and from invited travel professionals to answer your travel questions. If you have something to share with the group, please contact Judi Whiting at or (775) 826-2728.

  • OLLI Travelers
  • Dates: 2/1/2023 - 5/3/2023
    Times: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Days: W
    Sessions: 4
    Building: Moana
    Room: Hybrid Lecture
    Instructor: Judi Whiting
     Show Description

    March 1: A Namibian Road Trip with Mike and Cindy Goddard. Join us on a great road adventure through Namibia. See stunning landscapes and natural wonders. Experience ancient cultures and stone-age petroglyphs. Get up close and personal with the astounding wildlife at Etosha National Park, one of the best places on the planet for watching wildlife. Mike and Judy visited Namibia in 2021 and 2022.

    April 5:  Here’s looking’ at you, kid!  They may not be Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart, but Jill and Mark Richardson will share their travel adventure to Morocco.  From Casablanca to Fez to the Sahara Desert to Marrakesh, come learn why Morocco is so alluring, but “no Arab loves the desert.”  As an added bonus, accompany them to their side trip to Oktoberfest in Munich.  Ein prosit!!

    This is a HYBRID class.  Look for the ZOOM link in the OLLI Weekly.
    Meets monthly on the 1st Wednesday at 2 p.m. from Feb. 1 to May 5, 2023. This program is not recorded.

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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.