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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Hattiesburg Courses

Below is a list of all the courses being offered on the Hattiesburg campus for fall.

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Spring 2020 courses will be listed soon! Call 601.264.2780 in Hattiesburg or 228.214.3277 in Long Beach if you have questions about joining or registering.

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HEALTH AND FITNESS - HATTIESBURG

INTERSESSION COURSES

Yoga for Strength and Flexibility  - $5/class
Tuesdays and Thursdays9:30 a.m.  - 10:30 a.m.
Class led by Caitlin Weiss
This yoga class is suitable for all levels of ability except the basic beginner.
Practice will include seated as well as standing poses. Students unable
to sit on the floor may sit in chairs. The class will incorporate shoulder and hip
flexibility as well as arm and leg strengthening practices.

Yoga Flow - $5/class
Tuesdays and Thursdays
10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Class led by Ari Hartz
This yoga class is for the student who has been practicing yoga and is ready
to move to the next level. It will be a series of sun salutations and standing poses
followed by a cool down stand with seated pines and supine poses.
 
Yoga Flow - $5/class
Tuesdays
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Class led by Brittany Wooten
This yoga class is for the student who has been practicing yoga and is ready to
move to the next level. It will be a series of sun salutations and standing poses
followed by a cool down stand with seated pines and supine poses.
 
 

FIELD TRIPS - HATTIESBURG

Visit the Mississippi Agriculture Museum
- $40
Makeup Date and Time to be Determined

Jackson, Mississippi
Visit the Mississippi Agriculture Museum during Harvest Fest and learn their vision of cultivating an appreciation for Mississippi agriculture. See permanent exhibits, a living history farm, an entire crossroads town, live demonstrations, and a forest study.  Demonstrations will include the operation of the Cotton Gin, Saw Mill, Cane Mill, Print Shop, Blacksmith Shop, and more! Course fee includes transportation and entrance fee. We will eat at the Crawdad Hole on site (at your expense).

Visit the MS Governor's Mansion and the Natural Science Museum
- $40
Friday, December 6
Jackson, Mississippi
Time To Be Determined
Join us for this 'two-fer'! Tour the Mississippi Governor's Mansion, decked out for the holidays, then scoot over to the Museum of Natural History for a behind-the-scenes tour. We will stop for lunch (at your expense). Transportation and Museum entrance fee is included in the course fee.

Holidays at Bellingrath Gardens - $75Monday, December 9Mobile, AlabamaDepart Hattiesburg at 1:30 p.m.Join us for this wonderful trip to see "Magic Christmas" at the famous
Bellingrath Gardens. The bus will depart from the Peck House at 1:30 p.m.
You'll arrive in time to visit the multi-level home (no elevator), dine on the grounds, and stroll along paved paths to see the gardens lit for the holidays at dusk. You're welcome to invite your friends who aren't OLLI members to join you.

 
SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS (SIGs) - HATTIESBURG
 

(No Charge and All are Exclusive to OLLI Members)

Advanced Tai Chi  – Tuesdays & Thursdays at 8:30 a.m.

Art — Fridays at 9:30 a.m. 

Bridge Party  – 1st Monday of each month at 2:15 p.m.

Current Events Discussion Group  – Mondays at 10:00 a.m.

Knit and Crochet  Mondays at 12:30 p.m.

Life Story Writing  – 1st Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Mississippi Books and Authors  – 4th Friday at 11:00 a.m.

OLLI Book Club  – 2nd Friday at 10:00 a.m. 

Photography  – 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.

Pickleball (at Kamper Park Tennis Courts) — Mondays at 9:00 a.m. 
 
Poetry Writing  – 3rd Friday at 11:30 a.m.
 

Fall Sing-Along - Mondays at 11:30 a.m.

 

 

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Hattiesburg Campus

3601 Pearl Street               Peck House                            118 College Drive, #5055 Hattiesburg, MS 39406     

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Email
tay.baucumFREEMississippi

Phone
601.264.2780

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Gulf Park Campus

Elizabeth Hall 104               730 E. Beach Blvd.          
Long Beach, MS 39560

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Email
maryann.herodesFREEMississippi

Phone
228.214.3277