Lifelong Learning

Knowledge is power so take advantage of these powerful opportunities!

 If you are 60 or older and you live in Clay County, you can take a class through our partnership with these area schools, institutes, hospitals, and career centers, and have up to $30 per term of your class fee PAID!

(Click on the name to go to their website.)

Excelsior Springs Area Career Center: 816-630-9240

Kansas City Art Institute: 816-802-3333

Maple Woods Community College: ed2go 816-604-3011

North Kansas City Hospital: 816-691-1688

NKC Schools Community Education Services: 816-413-5460

Northland Career Center: 816-858-5505

Park Hill Community Education: 816-359-4060


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New! Have fun learning technology at the Kearney Firehouse Tech Cafe!
Free computer classes designed especially for senior adults. Call 816-903-3535.


KU/Osher Lifelong Learning Institute has partnered with Clay County Senior Services to provide an accessible and innovative learning environment for older adults.

Spring 2017 schedule

Classes held at Maple Woods Community College, Campus Center 110 all from 2-4 pm 

Barry Crawford “Bible and Science”  Wednesdays, Feb. 15, 22 & Mar. 1

Aaron Barnhart & Diane Eickhoff “Women of the Civil War” Wednesdays, March 8, 15 & 22 

Carla Hanson “Spirit of the Mask” Wednesdays, Apr. 12, 19 & 26

Courses at any location are $10 for Clay County residents age 60+.
Please see the Osher website for current class offerings and descriptions: or call them toll-free at 877-404-5823.

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