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Get your history fix here. Our history classes cover local, state, and world history.


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It's a radio station Thanksgiving tradition to listen to Arlo Guthrie's “Alice's Restaurant” at least once on Thanksgiving Day. Based on a real person ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (11/15/2022-11/15/2022)

Instructor : Carol Hall 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 223

 
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Visit the Trail End Historic Site, the home of former Wyoming Governor and U.S. Senator John Kendrick, in Sheridan, Wyoming. Enjoy a guided historical ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $10.00

Weekly - Tue 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM (8/30/2022-8/30/2022)

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Rolly Sanftner  2.Laurie Sanftner 

Location: Fox Skelton Energy Institute Location : 
  Fox Skelton Energy Institute.

Room :  EI Parking Lot

 
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Join us for an afternoon at Fort Caspar Museum. Meet the staff for an informative museum talk and a comprehensive tour of the site. Enjoy refreshments ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Fri 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (9/23/2022-9/23/2022)

Instructor : Rick Young 

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Location: Ft Caspar Museum Location : 
  Ft Caspar Museum.

Room :  Ft Caspar

 
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Look at the history of the Casper Army Air Base through its historic buildings. The base, built during the summer of 1942, trained over 16,000 bomber ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $7.00

Weekly - Thu 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (10/20/2022-10/27/2022)

Instructor : John Woodward 

Location: Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum Location : 
  Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum.

Room :  WVMM

 
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Enjoy an illustrated presentation followed by a field trip illuminating the events and players leading up to the Battle of Platte Bridge and the Battl ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Tue 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM (9/13/2022-9/13/2022)

Instructor : Reid Miller 

Location: National Historic Trails Center Location : 
  National Historic Trails Center.

Room :  NHTC

 
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  Be a Czar 

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For centuries, the Russian Bear has frightened, amazed, and bemused the world. Russia is a land of contradictions, paradoxes, and epic upheavals, yet ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Mon, Wed 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (9/12/2022-9/21/2022)

Instructor : Tom Smyth 

Location: Fox Skelton Energy Institute Location : 
  Fox Skelton Energy Institute.

Room :  EI 125

 
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Buried Stories 

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Join an OLLI-exclusive Highland Park Cemetery walking tour hosted by the Casper Theater Company. Celebrate the people who made a difference in Casper ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $13.00

Weekly - Fri 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM (9/23/2022-9/23/2022)

Instructor : Donna Fisher 

Location: Off Campus Location : 
  Off Campus.

 
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Discover businesses, churches, people, and places in Casper that are important to black history and the civil rights movement. The Casper Freedom Trai ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Tue 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (10/25/2022-10/25/2022)

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Jimmy Simmons  2.Allison Maluchnik 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 223

 
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In 1782, 21-year-old Deborah Sampson disguised herself as a man and joined the Continental Army. She was eventually awarded a military pension for her ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Wed 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM (12/14/2022-12/14/2022)

Instructor : India Hayford 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 223

 
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Elizabeth Patton Crockett was the second wife of the famous David "Davy" Crockett. In this reenactment, she talks about life on the Tennessee frontier ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Wed 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM (11/9/2022-11/9/2022)

Instructor : India Hayford 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 223

 
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At 15, Reginald Kenneth Dwight was hired as a pianist at the Northwood Hills Hotel in London and was known simply as “Reggie.” In 1967, he answered an ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (9/27/2022-10/4/2022)

Instructor : Carol Hall 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 222

 
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Jacobite and American loyalist, Flora MacDonald, is well known in Scottish history for helping Bonnie Prince Charlie escape after his forces were defe ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Wed 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM (12/7/2022-12/7/2022)

Instructor : India Hayford 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 223

 
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