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SUMMER PROGRAM | 2019 For Adults 50+

CELEBRATE SUMMER WITH OLLI! Rediscover the joy of learning! Join a vibrant learning community of adults 50+ interested in staying intellectually and socially active, while having fun! OLLI at UAH is designed for your lifestyle and interests, with no grades or tests!

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OLLI Summer session is designed for more flexibility by offering courses with varying start dates and lengths, allowing you to select activities that work with your summer plans. Select from history, science, technology, the arts, and health and fitness courses. Join day trips as we “Journey into the South” or an overnight trip to learn about the “Civil Rights Movement” in Montgomery. Take one course, or join us all summer!

HISTORY Journey into the South 6/4 – 25 | T | 1 – 2:30 pm | C67M1904 | $49

Journey into the American South. Take a dive into the historic cities of Montgomery, Muscle Shoals, Fort Payne, and Lynchburg with this special speaker series. Discover Alabama as it relates to the Civil Rights Movement, prohibition and alcohol, music, and the arts and sciences. Learn more about our present by exploring our past! Participation in upcoming travel trips is not required. (4 sessions) Gain historical insight for upcoming travel trips with this lecture series!

DAY TRIPS Fort Payne: Treasures of Northwest Alabama 6/14 | F | 8 am – 6 pm* | C67M1907 | $85

Travel with OLLI to Fort Payne, AL! Whether enjoying the beauty of its many state parks, observing the artistry of glass blowing at Orbix Hot Glass, or singing along to the music at the Alabama Fan Club and Museum, Fort Payne serves as a popular tourist destination for many travelers. Price includes transportation and admission to the aforementioned exhibits. Create your own ornament for an additional $38 fee. Cost of meals and souvenirs not included.

History of the Shoals Sound

OVERNIGHT TRIP Civil Rights Movement in Montgomery (2-day) C67M1913 | Double Room: $325 / Single Room: $395 8/5 – 6 | M – T | Depart: 8 am – M* | Return: 5 pm – T*

Tour the city where history is woven into its very soul: Montgomery, AL. From the Civil War to civil rights, Montgomery gives a keen insight into the history and culture of Alabama. Visit the Legacy Museum, National Memorial for Peace and Justice, Civil Rights Memorial, and Rosa Parks Museum, among others. Transportation, lodging, and admission to museums are provided with course fee. Cost of meals and souvenirs is not included. • 256.824.6183

6/28 | F | 8 am – 6 pm* | C67M1908 | $85

In the 1960’s and ‘70’s, the tiny town of Muscle Shoals was the unlikely site of historic soul, rock, and country recording by everyone from Aretha Franklin and Wilson Pickett to Paul Simon and the Rolling Stones. Join us as we travel to Fame Studios, the Muscle Shoals Sound Studios, and the Alabama Music Hall of Fame for a day of fun and learning. Transportation and admission are included in course fee. Cost of meals and souvenirs is not included.

Taste of Lynchburg, TN 7/12 | F | 8 am – 6 pm* | C66M1909 | $99

The unassuming town of Lynchburg on the edge of the Tennessee-Alabama border is home to one of the most iconic distilleries in the nation. Take a tour of Jack Daniels, followed by a lunch and history lesson at the 110-year-old Miss Mary BoBo’s and visit to Lynchburg Winery. Transportation, admission to the distillery, and lunch are included. Additional $5 fee for wine tasting.

*Approximate hours


SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Navigating the Google Platform 6/11 – 13 | T – Th | 11 am – 12:30 pm | C62M1910 | $59

Did you know that Google is more than just a search engine? You can also store, sync, and share files with ease! Keep all your work in one place, view different file formats without buying extra software, and access your files from any device. Learn to use the Google Drive platform to enhance your skills with email, spreadsheets, documents, and forms. A Gmail account is required for the course, but can be set up on first day of class. (3 sessions)

APP-solutely: Phone Applications to Improve Your Life! 7/22 – 24 | M – W | 11 am – 12:30 pm | C62M1917 | $59

Are you using your phone to its fullest extent? Your smartphone is your one-stop shop for easy transportation, convenient grocery shopping, money and account management, quick communication, and beautiful photography! Gain the tools to use your phone for every day tasks and learn how your phone can give you newfound freedom and improve your life. Smartphone required for course. (3 sessions)

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History of Space Exploration 7/17 – 8/7 | W | 1 – 2:30 pm | C67M1914 | $69

NASA, Von Braun, Saturn V, and Apollo 11! These are household names in Huntsville, but how much do you really know about their history? From the moonshot to the Mars rover, space exploration has contributed much to our flourishing city! Learn about the life and work of Werner Von Braun, hear from professionals working to sustain these programs, and find out more about the future of space exploration in the south, featuring a trip to the brand new U.S. Space & Rocket Center Planetarium (fee included). (4 sessions)

THE ARTS Artful Connections with the Smithsonian 6/20 – 27 | Th | 1 – 2:30 pm | C67M1905 | $25

Increase your visual literacy in two sessions through this highly interactive, artworkdriven videoconference series direct from the Smithsonian’s Artful Connection. Explore artwork that represents various time periods, styles, and mediums to build a visual vocabulary and interpret visual evidence. Learn how artists use familiar icons such as the Statue of Liberty, the bald eagle, and the American flag to communicate ideas about American culture and encourage examination of our society. Rather than listening, attendees will be able to interact with the Smithsonian, sharing their thoughts and opinions. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity! (2 sessions)

Jazz Music through the Years 7/8 – 29 | M | 9:30 – 11:00 am | C67M1916 | $59

Get an extensive overview of the origins and development of jazz genres throughout history! From its origins in ragtime, blues, and gospel to the birth of big band and third stream jazz, take a journey into the history of this special musical genre. Learn about major artists of the genre, what it means to improvise, and even how build your own iTunes playlist! Discover all the aspects of jazz that make it a great original art form. (4 sessions)

Humor Doesn’t Retire: Improv for Adults 7/16 – 18 | T – Th | 10 – 11:30 am | C73M1911 | $49

Art Camp for Adults 6/18 – 7/16* | T | 2:30 – 4:00 pm | C73M1918 | $89

Looking for a fun and unique approach to artistic creativity? Join us for a hands-on weekly workshop to create your own masterpieces through a variety of different art forms. Zentangle, Gelli Print, Flow Painting, and Brushstrokes are easy-to-learn art methods that will entertain and educate both novice and seasoned artists. Test your skills and creativity in a relaxing, comfortable environment. Fee includes all art supplies. (4 sessions)

*Course will not meet on July 2

Improvise: (verb) to act on the spot with what you got! Learn the fundamentals of improvisation and basic stage acting with activities and games that build confidence, communication skills, and spontaneity. Whether shy or outgoing, free your creative side in a fun and comfortable environment, where laughter is guaranteed! No need to learn lines or rehearse! The rules are simple yet challenging: Say yes, listen and have fun! (3 sessions) • 256.824.6183 3

HEALTH & FITNESS Tennis: Swinging into Summer 6/12 – 7/31* | W | 8:30 – 10 am | C70M1903 | $59 UAH Tennis Courts

Have you ever wanted to try your hand (backhand) at tennis? Learn about strokes, footwork, equipment, scoring and positioning in a fun environment as part of an enjoyable course designed for all levels of players. Please bring your racket. (7 sessions) *Course will not meet on July 3

Core and More Pilates 6/13 – 8/1* | Th | 9 – 10 am | C70M1902 | $49

Pilates improves flexibility, builds strength, and develops control and endurance in the entire body. This class puts emphasis on alignment, breathing, developing a strong core, and improving coordination and balance. Whether you wish to remove chronic pain from your body, or want to regain lost mobility in the spine, hips and shoulders, you will find this class an excellent resource to improving quality of life. Participants should bring a yoga mat (or blanket) and a towel. (7 sessions) *Course will not meet on July 4

Gentle, Mindful Yoga 6/13 – 8/1* | Th | 3:30 – 4:30 pm | C70M1901 | $49

Explore the benefits and practical applications of yoga for health and healing. Using a gentle format, we will combine breath and movement in order to soothe the body and focus the mind. All props are provided, but students are encouraged to bring their own yoga mats and a towel. This class will be accessible to beginners and experienced practitioners alike. (7 sessions) *Course will not meet on July 4

Helping Hands: First Aid for Adults 7/19 | F | 8 am – 2:30 pm | C70M1906 | $49

Jazzercise–Low Impact (LO) 6/12 – 7/10* | W | 9:30 – 10:30 am | C70M1915 | $49 Madison Ballroom

Muscles, not momentum, drive this 60-minute full body workout. A low impact (LO), dancebased cardio and strength training, this course is designed with YOU in mind. High impact moves are replaced with hop-LESS alternatives that protect the joints. Receive effective instruction on proper use of muscles to prevent injury and be inspired to live stronger and happier lives by improving your fitness level. All are welcome and encouraged to try out this muscle driven workout-but make no mistake, you’ll leave sweating and feeling accomplished! (4 sessions) *Course will not meet on July 3


As we age, accidents, injuries, falls, and cardiovascular issues can become more likely. In many emergency situations, you don’t need special knowledge beyond standard first-aid and CPR skills to help yourself and your loved ones. Understand common first aid medical situations, prepare for possible emergencies, and learn how to perform basic first aid, such as CPR, bandaging cuts, and using Epi-pens. An optional two-year first aid and CPR certification is available for an additional $15.00. (1 session)


Sign Up for the OLLI Mini Summer Term Today! Our summer short courses do not require a long time commitment, but still provide a great opportunity to learn something new, share your interests with others, brush up on an old passion, or just make new friends!

Please Note: • • •

Unless otherwise noted, classes will be held on the UAH campus. Course locations will be included in your confirmation email. You will be notified at least 4 working days in advance if a course is cancelled due to enrollment. Instructional materials and a commuter parking permit are included in your registration fee. To view the zoned parking map, visit

• No refunds will be provided for withdrawals received less than 10 business days prior to the start date.

UAH Campus is Closed:

May 27, July 4, and September 2

Inclement Weather:

If UAH closes, OLLI classes will not meet. Check local media broadcasts for closing announcements. If a class is cancelled due to weather or instructor illness, all efforts will be made to reschedule the session for a later date.

JOIN OLLI! OLLI “rolling” memberships are valid for 12 months beginning the month your membership is processed.

Membership Benefits: • Fall, Winter, and Spring Terms • Day and Evening Classes • Summer Programs • Popcorn and Movies • Weekly Bonus Classes • Cultural and Social Events • Travel Excursions and Local Tours • Extensive DVD Lending Library • Newsletters and e-News • UAH Salmon Library Access • WiFi Access on the UAH Campus • Member Interest Groups • University Fitness Center Discounts • UAH Performance and Sporting Event Discounts

Bring a friend and join us for a night of German cuisine, beer, and entertainment at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. As the charity of choice, OLLI at UAH will receive a portion of the proceeds.

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• $50 for 24 months

Please fill out one form per person. Indicate course choices by check box. Confirmation will be sent via email.

SUMMER REGISTRATION FORM PERSONAL INFORMATION Full Name _______________________________________ Street Address ___________________________________ City/State/Zip____________________________________ Email ___________________________________________ Home Phone_____________________________________ Cell Phone_______________________________________


□ I am already an active OLLI Member □ 12-month rolling membership – $25* □ 24-month rolling membership – $50* *Enclosed Membership Fee: $______________________


□ C62M1917 $59 APP-solutely: Phone Applications □ C73M1918 $89 Art Camp for Adults □ C67M1905 $25 Artful Connections with the Smithsonian □ C70M1902 $49 Core and More Pilates □ C67M1907 $85 Fort Payne: Treasures of NW AL □ C70M1901 $49 Gentle, Mindful Yoga □ C70M1906 $49 Helping Hands: First Aid for Adults □ ADD ON $15 Helping Hands: First Aid Certification (Optional) □ C67M1914 $69 History of Space Exploration □ C67M1908 $85 History of the Shoals Sound □ C73M1911 $49 Humor Doesn’t Retire: Improv for Adults □ C70M1915 $49 Jazzercise-Low Impact (LO) □ C67M1916 $59 Jazz Music Through the Years □ C67M1904 $49 Journey into the South □ C62M1910 $59 Navigating the Google Platform □ C66M1909 $99 Taste of Lynchburg, TN □ C70M1903 $59 Tennis: Swinging into Summer □ C67M1913 $325 Double Occupancy: Civil Rights in Montgomery □ C67M1913 $395 Single Occupancy: Civil Rights in Montgomery ONLINE REGISTRATION SYSTEM Available at:

Badge Name_____________________________________

COURSE REGISTRATION *Enclosed Course Payment: $_____________________ TOTAL PAYMENT*: $_____________________________


□ Check Enclosed, payable to UAH CPCS Credit Card: □ VISA □ MasterCard □ Discover □ American Express Card #__________________________ CVV#____________ Expiration Date __________________________________ Cardholder’s Name_______________________________ Cardholder’s Signature____________________________

• OLLI at UAH is not responsible for any damage or personal injury sustained when a member is participating in any OLLIsponsored activities on or off the UAH Campus. • Membership implies permission to use your photo for OLLI publicity. If you do not want your photo used, please notify the instructor/photographer in advance.


FOUR EASY WAYS TO REGISTER: Select one or more courses/times from the list. REGISTER EARLY! Seating is limited and on a first-come basis. ONLINE at PHONE 256.824.6010. Credit card info is required. 8:15 am – 5 pm (CST), Mon – Fri IN PERSON CPCS Registration Office, UAH, Wilson Hall, Room 103 MAIL registration form with payment to: UAH College of Professional & Continuing Studies, Wilson Hall, Room 103, Huntsville, AL 35899

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PARKING & CAMPUS MAP To park on the UAH campus, all OLLI members must have a valid OLLI Parking Permit. OLLI parking permits can be picked up in the CPCS Registration Office, Wilson Hall, Room 103 prior to or on the first day of class. Parking permits must also be validated in the Registration Office at the start of each term. An OLLI permit application* must be completed for ALL new permit requests. Application not required for validations. The application is available on-site or can be downloaded at *Application requires vehicle year, make, color, and type; driver’s license number and state of issue; and license plate number.

If you are NOT registered for term courses, but plan to attend other OLLI activities on campus, please select one of the following to avoid parking fines:


1 Purchase an OLLI term parking permit at the discounted rate of $10 from the Registration Office, Wilson Hall 103. 2 Obtain a Free Visitor’s Parking Pass for up to 1 week from the UAH Police Department.

OLLI is always looking for dynamic instructors with a passion for teaching. No grades, no tests, no homework – just the pleasure of sharing your knowledge.

3 Purchase a UAH parking tag at the UAH Police Department for $130.

For information, contact us at 256.824.6183 or

OLLI parking permits are only valid for the Commuter Parking Zone. See below map for most current designated zones or visit












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1. BAB: Business Admin 2. G-16: Additional Parking 3. SPR: Spragins Hall 4. LIB: Salmon Library 5. WIL: Wilson Hall 6. CTC: Conference Training Center 7. UFC: Fitness Center 8. IMF: Intermodal Parking 9. CGU: Charger Union 10. G-9: Additional Parking 11. Executive Plaza Walking Path: Commuter Parking: White Areas Any Permit Parking: Blue Areas Crosswalks


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Summer session is designed for more flexibility! Courses are offered with varying start dates and lengths, allowing you to select activities...

OLLI at UAH - Summer 2019 - Summer Program Brochure  

Summer session is designed for more flexibility! Courses are offered with varying start dates and lengths, allowing you to select activities...

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