Explore new connections with other OLLI members in a variety of special interest groups. OLLI Special Interest Groups meet regularly year-round to provide members enriching opportunities beyond the classroom.
At the Theater
Weekend matinee live theater performances, followed by dinner nearby. Approximately once a month.
Experienced players, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 6:00 pm, Falcon Heights.
All skill levels, 1st and 3rd Mondays, 2:00 pm, Perkins, St. Louis Park.
Jazz Appreciation/The OLLI Cats
4th Fridays, Sep., Oct., Feb., Mar., Apr., and 3rd Fridays of November and May, 12:30 pm, Schmitt Music, Edina.
4th Wednesdays, 1:30 pm, The Yarnery, Saint Paul.
2nd Wednesdays, 1:30 pm, Shir Tikvah Congregation library, Minneapolis (usually).
On hiatus until May. Wednesdays, May–September.
Practice conversational German, Weekly. 1st and 3rd Mondays, 1:00 pm, various locations,
Discussion Group, 4th Fridays, 1:00 pm, Southdale Library, Edina.
Weekly Wednesdays, at 1:00 pm, Lenox Community Center. On bus 17; free parking behind building, $2 fee/person/session for use of room.
Weekly. Members take turns choosing and leading the walks in various locations. Optional lunch follows.
Book Club SIGs
American History Books
1st Thursdays, 1:30 pm, Highland Park Library, Saint Paul. (No meetings in July or Aug.)
Fiction/Saint Paul East
3rd Mondays, 1 pm, Grateful Table, Roseville.
Fiction/Nonfiction Arden Hills
3rd Wednesdays, 1:30 pm, Davanni's-Arden Hills. Marcia Larson
Literary Fiction Uptown
3rd Tuesdays, 1:30−3:00 pm, Walker Library.
1st Tuesdays, 2:30 - 4:00 pm, St Paul JCC.
Every month since 2003! 2nd Fridays, 1:00 pm, Franklin Library, Kate Anderson
Nonfiction St. Paul
4th Thursdays, 12:30 pm, various locations & lunch. Ron Tabar.
St. Paul Contemporary Fiction
Open for 3-4 members. 3rd Fridays, 10:30 am, St. Paul JCC. Followed by optional lunch. Della Shupe