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Southern Illinois Learning In Retirement

Learning in Retirement is an educational community of older learners (50+) who wish to continue learning, expand their horizons and enhance their personal development. This community offers a unique opportunity in which peer learning, collaborative leadership and active member participation are fundamental. The curriculum is chosen, designed and often led by members.

Membership:

  • Membership is open to adults 50 and older living within commuting distance of Carbondale for a fee of $25 annually.

Learning in Retirement Membership Brochure

Membership Privileges:

  • Enrollment in SILR-Sponsored Courses
  • Monthly General Meetings
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Opportunities to serve on one or more of the various committees
  • Special events and social activities
  • General Meetings are held on the third Wednesday morning of each month, except July and December
  • The General Meeting is open to all persons interested in educational adventures
  • The meetings are held at the Dunn-Richmond Center, 150 E. Pleasant Hill Road, Carbondale, where there is readily available parking
  • The building is handicapped accessible

SILIR June 2016 Newsletter

SILIR Course Planning Form

SILIR Monthly Speaker Form

Come join the fun!

Need more information?

  • Please call Coordinator Jackie Welch at 618/453-5672 or sendanemail
  • Write to Learning In Retirement
    Conference and Scheduling Services
    Mail Code 6705 
    Southern Illinois University
    Carbondale, IL 62901