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Special Events

OLLI hosts celebrations, film premiers, author talks, special lectures, and other programs for OLLI members, and that are sometimes open to the general public.  These events are promoted through the OLLI brochure, special email announcements, and through this website.

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Upcoming Events:

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  • 203-236-9924/9925





 Our City, Our Neighborhoods!

Shakesperience Productions, Inc. presents a sneak peak to The Best of Waterbury Interactive: “Our City, Our Neighborhoods!”  This inter-generational project aims to teach Waterbury’s citizens about the history of their town, and the people who live there through the use of theatre, art, and music. This is a multimedia event, with opportunities for audience participation!

When: Friday, November 17, 2017

Time: 12:15 PM in room 119 of the Main Building.

Shakespeare in Love 

The OLLI Film Club presents: “Shakespeare in Love”

-with Joseph Fiennes, Gwyneth Paltrow and Judi Dench.

When: Monday, October 23, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM in room 113 of the Main Building.





U.S. Base Expansion and War Games on the Korean Peninsula- A Talk with Joyakgol

In his presentation, Joyakgol will discuss current tensions on the Korean peninsula. He will also sing one of his protest songs.

When: Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Time: 12:30-1:30 PM in room 333 of the Main Building.



The Science of Global Warming

In his presentation, Dr. Auer will cover the scientific origin of the warming that occurs in our time and will present evidence addressing the question of whether humanity is responsible for this warming.

When: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Time: 12:30-1:30 PM in room 116 of the Main Building.