Special Interest Groups (SIGs) provide learning or recreational opportunities outside of scheduled OLLI classes.
SIGS are organized and led by OLLI members, for OLLI members
Our monthly email newsletters are a great way to hear about scheduled SIG activities!
|Art Club||Meets first and third Thursdays 1:00 - 4:30 pm in UPark 154 (September through May).||Visit with OLLI friends as you paint or do other artwork. Bring the art project you are working on. Join the SIG to get email updates. Leader: Terry Solomon.|
|Hiking Club||OLLI's Hiking Club plans several hikes during the summer.||
Join the Hiking Club SIG to get email updates. Hiking guides are needed, please contact the OLLI office. **Pet dogs are welcome ONLY on hikes listed as "dog-friendly." Dogs must be well-behaved and non-aggressive toward strangers, both human and canine.
|Let's Travel||Usually meets on the second Tuesday of the month, 5:15 - 6:30 pm; not meeting during summer.||Monthly meetings feature a short presentation of interest to travelers. Join this SIG if you're interested in traveling with small groups of fellow OLLI members. The group communicates by email.|
|Lifelong Learning Book Club||Meets eight times a year on third Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:00 pm, Noel Wien Library Conference
Room. Doesn't meet during summer.
OLLI Group contact: Susan Gainey
|Pinochle||Meets 10:00 am - noon Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at Fred Meyers West||This group plays single- and double-deck pinochle. All levels of player from beginner to expert are welcome. Join the SIG to get email updates. Leader: Nori Bowman|
|Games for Fun||Games for Fun OLLI SIG is brand new! The first meeting will be Monday April 13 from
12 to 2 pm at UAF's University Park building, Room 158. Subsequent meetings are scheduled
for the second Mondays in May and June - May 11 and June 8 - at UPark, Room 151 from
||At each gathering we will discuss the game(s) to play at the next meeting.|
|When Poems Happen||Meets Wednesdays 3:00- 5:00 pm at the Noel Wien Library (in one of the small meeting rooms)||Want to make poem-writing happen in your life? Join us as we read, write, and discuss each other's poetry! Join the SIG to get email updates. Leaders: Scott Sexton, John Bost.|
How to Join a SIG:
Contact the OLLI office (474-6607, UAF-OLLI@alaska.edu) or sign up online.