Students attend LifeLong Learning Society classes at Temple Fort Washington.

Lifelong Learning Society

If you enjoy active, stimulating classes with great teachers, topics, and students, the Lifelong Learning Society series of classes is for you!

Classes are designed for learners 50 and up, but adult learners of all ages are welcome. After paying a the spring semester fee ($105), you may enroll in as many of the Lifelong Learning Society courses as you like.

The Spring 2016 session will begin on Wednesday, March 16.

The Lifelong Learning Society Open House for prospective members will taking place on Wednesday, March 9, at 11 a.m. This is a great opportunity to get to know us!

Please contact us by phone at 267-468-8500 or e-mail at bdorothy@temple.edu for more information or to receive a brochure by mail.

Spring 2016 Classes

(All programs listed are 6-week courses - once a week on Wednesdays, unless otherwise noted)

9:30 AM to 10:50 AM

The Magic of Science: Collision of the Sacred and the Secular

A Forum on National and International Events

Drawing: Explore Your Inner Artist

11:10 AM to 12:30 PM

Stephen Sondheim - The Man and His Music

The Bible as Literature: Part II

2:50 PM to 4:10 PM

If It Moves, It is Greek

Lost Memories Remembered

Lifelong Learning Computer Club (offered at the Ambler campus on six Fridays from 9:30 AM to 10:50 AM)

1:20 PM to 2:40 PM

The B. Batsheva Friedman Lecture Series: Lectures That Matter

Lectures include:

  • Living Your LIfe with Purpose (March 16)

  • Abraham Lincoln, Spymaster (March 23)

  • Scotus Today: A Bulwark of Controversy - A Review of the Current Docket (March 30)

  • The Future of Technology and the Impact on Our Lives (April 6)

  • The Struggle to Recover  Nazi-Looted Art (April 13)

  • A Musical Journey through War and Peace (April 20)