Registration for our 2024 Winter Semester opens January 4, 2024 at 12:01am
We are very happy to announce we are offering three courses in the 2024 Winter Semester!
Click here for full course descriptions, dates and times.
W24-01 Doris Lessing's Martha Quest led by Joel Feimer (Zoom)
December 2023 Newsletter
Hi All. Take a look at our December 2023 Newslettter. It's chock full of interesting information and interesting people. The Holiday Season is upon us so consider gifting a Membership to a friend. It will be a surprise and open a door to enriching and enjoyable experiences. (Click here to view)
On behalf of the ILR Board, we wish you joy and health for the holidays. [ more ]
2023 Fall Semester Registration Open Now
ILR is happy to announce that registration for the Fall Semester began on September 4, 2023 and continues throughout the semester. This semester is chock full of great courses, 59 of them [ more ]
2023 Lifelong Learning Summer School in England
2023 Annual Spring Business Meeting, Luncheon and Election of Officers
Wednesday, June 7 11:30am – 2:30 pm
Speaker: Carl E. Harvey – Post Commander of Ukrainian American Veterans [ more ]
May 2023 Newsletter
We have just released our May, 2023 Newsletter. You will find information on:
See the full issue of this Newletter (click More) [ more ]
Sneak Peak at 2023 Spring Classes
The 2023 Spring Catalog will be mailed to the membership very shortly. Registration opens March 6 at 12:01 am. If you just can't wait, click here for a sneak peek of the print catalog or click on the button to see the online catalog.
ILR Announces 2023 Winter Semester
Our Curriculum Committee has scheduled 3 Zoom courses this winter session which begins on January 26 and continues through February 22.
So, grab your hot toddy and take a look below at what's coming and be prepared to select the courses you want. Start the New Year off right and register for a class. when registration opens on January 4.
W23-01 Revisioning the Gospels: D. H. Lawrence's "The Man Who Died" led by Joel Feimer
W23-02 My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout led by Nancy Abbey
W23-03 The Trifecta and Implications for the Global Economy led by Mito Mardin
Click here to see the classes online if you want to see more details. Closed captioning is available on zoom, and can be enlarged.
2022 December Newsletter
Here is our latest Newsletter chock full of information you want to know. It includes information about the 2023 Winter courses and some of the Spring 2023 courses we are planning. It also has highlights of Zoom tips, how to volunteer and the results of our voting to change our name.
Take a look and pass it on to your friends who may be interested in becoming a new member or filling their time this Winter and Spring with enjoyable courses.
2022 Fall Semester in Process
Many of you have asked us about the 2022 Fall semester. We are in the process of putting together the courses and the catalog is being prepared. You must be a member in good standing as of August 15 in order to receive a hard copy, so make sure your membership is current. We will be sending some updates and more information in the next few weeks so stay tuned.
Classes for Fall 2022 Semester are set.
Mark your calendar! Registration for the Fall semester opens September 12, 2022 at 12:01am. You should be receiving this catalog in the mail shortly but you can see the catalog before you receive it in the mail. Below is an attachment which you can download to plan your registration selections. Keep your list handy when you register so you can quickly get into the classes you want. [ more ]
ILR Members Get Discount at New Haven Symphony
We are happy to announce that ILR members will be able to take advantage of a discount of 20% for the first concert of the season at the New Haven Symphony.
The concert with Alasdair Neale conducting, will take place on Sunday, October 23rd at 3:00 PM at the Lyman Center for the Performing Arts @ Southern CT. State University (click here for parking info and map). The concert features the New England Premiere of a work by Joel Thompson entitled "To Awaken The Sleeper" and the 11th Symphony by Shostakovich.
News Release for Free Zoom Tour of NY Metropolitan Museum of Art
Area Lifelong Learning Group Offers Virtual Tour of N.Y. Metropolitan Museum of Art
New Intitiative to Reach Out To the Community
The ILR is announcing a new initiative to increase awareness of our orgaization and to get new members. The new flyer below is available to [ more ]
ILR Virtual Tour of Staten Island
Are you feeling a pent-up desire to see something new, to experience a new place? I'll bet you are! Come with ILR and our guide, Susan Birnbaum. We'll "scratch that itch" for you! We will travel to a place that has 170 beautiful parks, has a renowned museum of Tibetan Art, has something to do with the GAME OF THRONES TV show, wher [ more ]
2021 December Newsletter
Hi all, take a look at our December 2021 Newslettter. Some of the Newsletter highlights include:
2022 Winter Semester courses and when registration opens
It's chock full of information in a very small package so it won't take much of your time to read through it. Here it is December 2021 Newsletter
2021 Fall Newsletter
Hi all, take a look at our 2021 Fall Newslettter to see what is going on. You can get the results of the recent survey and even a Sneak Peek at the course offerings.
Click here to get the 411
ILR ANNOUNCES 2021 SPRING SEMESTER
ILR announces that the 2021 Spring Semester will be open for registration on March 1 at midnight. We are preparing the catalog for distribution, here's a sneak peek:
As you can see, we have a variety of subjects so there should be something for everyone. Registration will open on March 1 at 12am. We anticipate that demand for the classes will be high, so be sure and check your logon ID and password beforehand so you will not have delays in registering.
For more detailts, date and time click here
Be sure and select 2021 Spring in the Select Semester field.
ILR 2021Winter Classes Still Have Room
The ILR 2021 Winter Zoom semester still has open spaces for some of the classes. It's not too late to register, especially for the newly added Class W21-09 Calling In or Calling Out presented by Loretta Ross.
Use the Register button to access registration
ILR Announces 2021 Winter Zoom Semester
We are very excited to announce that we will be having a 2021 Winter Zoom Semester!
Click the Register Online button for course descriptions, dates and times and be sure and select Winter Semester before hitting Search.
In the meantime below is a list of the classes:
W21-01 Mito's Movie Picks for Binge Watching led by Mito Mardin
As you can see, we have a variety of subjects so there should be something for everyone. Registration will open on January 4, 2021 at 12am. We anticipate that demand for the classes will be high, so be sure and check your logon ID and password beforehand so you will not have delays in registering.
Start the New Year off right and register for a class.
The ILR Board wishes you a very happy, healthy, and safe Holiday Season with best wishes for 2021.
SPRING 2020 CLASS CANCELLED
A special announcement was sent to all members of the ILR regarding the impact of the coronavirus on the activities of the ILR.
Dear ILR Member,
It is with real reluctance and deep disappointment – but absolute certainty in the correctness of the decision – that I am advising you today that all ILR courses, as well as Bus Trips and events, for the 2020 Spring Semester have been canceled. [ more ]
Check that Your Log-in Works BEFORE Registration Opens!
Opening Day of ILR Registration, much like the Opening Day of baseball, has a lot of activity. Our team is ready but oftentimes, we are not able to respond to Members as quickly as we would like. Most of the Members' issues are about being unable to log into their account. To avoid this delay in registration and worry or frustration about maybe not getting into a class, check your login credentials [ more ]
ILR Announces New Registration Site Ready to go Live September 3!
ILR is very excited to announce that the new registration site for the 2019 Fall Semester is established and will be open for business starting on September 3.
The site offers a layout that allows you to see the courses quickly without having to scroll down through search filters, as those filters have been set to the left allowing [ more ]
ILR Celebrates 30 Years!
The 2019 Annual Meeting and Spring Luncheon was a very special event as ILR celebrates its 30th year of enriching the lives of its members with class, trips and special events The attendees [ more ]
ILR Newsletter May 2019
In this issue - Invitation to Annual Meeting and celebration of ILR's 30 Anniversary [ more ]
2019 Spring Semester
The 2019 Spring Semester kicked off March 1. All of our courses and trips are now available for registratioin. Go to the Courses tab above and you can get access to see our course offerings and register online.
ILR Newsletter November 2018
In this issue - Invitation to Semi-Annual Meeting and Holiday Gathering; Membership discounts with Tickets at Work; summer learning in the UK; visit to Louisa May Alcott House; Tech Corner; new Winter course Great Decisions
2018 Fall Semester
Our 2018 Fall Semester will start in September. Here is a sneak peak at the courses that are being offered! Look for the catalog in late August or early September. [ more ]
ILR Newsletter May 2018
In this issue - Invitation to the Spring Luncheon, Election Slate for 2018-2019, Membership Survey results, Tips from the Tech Corner, Road Scholar and the ILR. [ more ]
The December 2017 Holiday Tea and Membership Meeting
December 13, 2017 - Whitney Center 200 Leeder Hill Drive, Hamden. One of the social highlights of the ILR year, the December Holiday meeting is open to all members. It is a complimentary event hosted by the Board of Directors to thank both members and volunteers for all of their support during the year and celebrate the Holiday Season ... [ more ]
ILR Newsletter November 2017
In this issue - Holiday Tea, Membership Survey, Message from the President, Visit to Naumkeag, ILR Rebrands, Info for ILR Members, Summer Learning at Girton College, the University of Cambridge, UK [ more ]
Bus Trip to Naumkeag
September 13, 2017 - ILR had a wonderful trip to Naumkeag, despite the bus having a flat tire on the way. Our driver managed to get us to Burger King while the flat was being fixed, and ILR members took it all in good stride! It was otherwise ... [ more ]
Fall 2017 Course Catalog
Printable Fall 2017 Course Catalog [ more ]
ILR Newsletter - May 2017
In this issue: Invitation to Annual Spring Luncheon; Message from the President; ILR Info for Members; Event Communication Goes Green; Members at Mory's; Irish History Class at Quinnipiac University;Nominations for Officers to be Elected at Spring Meeting [ more ]
ILR Newsletter - December 2016
In this issue: Invitation to Holiday Tea at the Whitney Center; Marcia's Journeys; Message from the President; Waiver of By-Law; Discount at Neighborhood Music School; CourseStorm; Summer Learning at the University of Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, UK [ more ]
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