Institute for Lifelong Learners
Membership is $40 per person per semester (Fall, Spring), $30 for the Summer semester, or $99 per year.
- Unlimited use of Wellness Center
- Unlimited WaLLI courses
- Seminars from Community partners
- Social luncheons
- WaLLI T-shirt (with one-year membership)
Upcoming WaLLi Schedule
Summer 2018 WaLLi Schedule
May 8 –June 11 – (7-8 pm) – Ballroom Dancing I – This is a beginning level ballroom dance class for those who want to develop and/or improve their social dance skills. Location: Burrow Center Choreography Room
May 23- August 6 – Aerobics – Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8 am. Location: Wellness Center
May 23- Herbal First Aid- (9-10 am)- Come for a one-hour discussion on building your own natural first-aid kit designed to address common household ouches from burns, to cuts and stings, and stomach upset. Location: Planting Seeds Garden Community Education room in the Agriculture Building
May 31- Discovering our Communities: Ice Cream, Shooting & Honeybees- (1:30-5:30 pm)- Includes stops at the Hanceville Drug Store (treats at your own expense), a tour of the new Cullman Shooting Sports range, and GoldVine Farms to learn about beekeeping and honey-making.
June 6- Baron’s Baseball Game- (10 am -4 pm) $10 fee includes transportation to and from the game, ticket for 11:30 game against Jacksonville, reserved seats in a shaded area, and lunch (hotdog/chips/soda) at the game.
June 13- 2nd Annual Ice Cream Making contest (1 pm) - Prizes awarded for top three winners! Location: Bailey Center, 12th Floor
June 14 Rattlesnake Saloon and Ivy Green Trip- (8 am—4 pm)- includes motor coach transportation, admission and private tour of Ivey Green ( Helen Keller’s Home) in Tuscumbia. Lunch at the Rattlesnake Saloon - a unique western atmosphere restau-rant located in a cliff overhand/cave - is at your own expense. Individuals will pay $5 at Ivy Green for the tour.
June 26 & 28 Self-Defense Class (10 am—12 noon) – This course is designed to make you more aware, prepared, and ready for any situation that may occur in your everyday life. Come learn how to de-escalate or escape potentially violent situations through assertiveness, confrontation and self-defense techniques. Location: Wellness Center Cheerleading Practice Room.
June 19 – July 24 – (7-8 pm) – Ballroom Dancing II – Building upon the basic course, this class is for students who know the basics and want to expand their knowledge. Location: Burrow Center Choreography Room
July 11- Intro to Estate Planning Lunch & Learn (11 am) - With recent changes to the tax code, now is the perfect time to review your plan to ensure it achieves your goals to provide for family and/or to support your favorite charities. This luncheon workshop covers frequently asked questions and topics regarding: wills and trusts; asset protection; estate taxes; planned giving; Medicaid. There will also be information regarding long-term care insurance. Location: Bailey Center, 12th Floor
July 16 OR 18- Summer Art Workshop- (9:30 – 11:30 am) – Create your own personalized wall or door hanging art with Baylee Johnson of Just Crafting Around. $10 fee includes wooden cutout of your choice, all supplies, instruction, finishing ribbon/bows and hanger. Each class is limited to 20 participants. Location: WaLli Classroom in Wellness Center
July 25 – Summer Movie Double Feature – (9:30 – 11:30 am and 12:30 – 2:30 pm) - Movies will be shown and refreshments will be provided. Location: Theatre in the Advanced Visualization Center (AVC)
August 1- 2018-2019 Sign up Potluck Luncheon (11 am)- Come to the potluck luncheon to learn more about the WaLLi program and to preview and sign up for 2018-19 activities. Location: Bailey Center, 12th Floor
Book Club meets on June 13 and July 11 at 9:30 am. Location: WaLLi Classroom
Contact us at 256.352.7818 or email@example.com for more information or to register!