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


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In many ways, the path to peace after World War II is more remarkable than the war itself. The events of the year 1945 demonstrate that people can lea ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Tue, Thu 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM (4/9/2024-4/18/2024)

Instructor : Tom Smyth 

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

Room :  EI 125

 
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Journey into the thrilling world of Agatha Christie and discuss the queen of detective fiction who enthralls readers nearly a century later. Explore C ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Mon 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM (4/1/2024-4/22/2024)

Instructor : Laurie Fletcher 

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

Room :  EI 125

 
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  Ancient Gardens 

ID:18980
In 2017, an archeological mission to Dra Abu el-Naga in Egypt found what they describe as a 4000-year-old funerary garden. They discovered desiccated ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (2/24/2024-2/24/2024)

Instructor : Laurel Graham 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 223

Call 307-268-3401 to register
 
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Examine feminist art that was created as activism, now known as artivism. Learn about Nan Goldin and Ana Mendieta, and compare the artists and their d ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Wed 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM (4/24/2024-4/24/2024)

Instructor : Kristina Pham 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 223

 
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Dive into the world of Barbie and explore her history, influence, and cultural significance. Discover how the doll has evolved from a plastic figure i ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Wed 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (4/17/2024-4/17/2024)

Instructor : Copper Mack 

Location: Nolte Gateway Center Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center.

Room :  GW 222

 
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  Beautiful Threads 

ID:18958
Ancient decorative embroidery is regaining popularity. Learn the foundation stitches of Yemenite Jewish embroidery and how to create classic and origi ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Tue 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM (1/30/2024-3/19/2024)

Instructor : India Hayford 

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Location: Tobin Visual Arts Center Location : 
  Tobin Visual Arts Center.

Room :  VC 104

Call 307-268-3401 to register
 
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C.S. Lewis might be best known for writing “The Chronicles of Narnia,” but he also penned Christian nonfiction. Delve into a historical and literary a ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM (1/29/2024-2/26/2024)

Instructor : Tim McNutt 

Location: Zoom Location : 
  Zoom.

Room :  Zoom

Closed
 
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Explore the fascinating geological history of Casper and Muddy Mountain. Delve into the earth event that brought the mountains into existence, discove ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $10.00

Weekly - Tue, Wed 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (5/21/2024-5/22/2024); Weekly - Thu 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM (5/23/2024-5/23/2024)

Instructor : Mark Milliken 

Location: Multiple Location : 
  Nolte Gateway Center
  Fox Skelton Energy Institute.

Room : Multiple  Room : 
  GW 223. 
  EI Parking Lot.

 
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Experience firearms history at the Cody Firearms Museum in Cody, Wyoming, one of five museums at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West. More than 10,000 ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $0.00

Fees: $349.00

Weekly - Fri, Sat, Sun 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (5/3/2024-5/5/2024)

Instructor : Trent Lucas 

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Location: Field trip Location : 
  Field trip.

Room :  Field trip

 
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Join us for a fun and hilarious evening watching "Send Me No Flowers," the third and final movie of the Doris Day, Rock Hudson, and Tony Randall trio. ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $21.00

Weekly - Fri 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (4/19/2024-4/19/2024)

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Stan Icenogle  2.Lisa Icenogle 

Location: McMurry Career Studies Location : 
  McMurry Career Studies.

Room :  CS 160

 
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  Evolution Explained 

ID:18981
In 1859, Charles Darwin published “Origin of Species.” Over 160 years later, the theory has been refined, but it is still not well understood by many ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $2.00

Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (2/21/2024-2/28/2024)

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Russell Hawley  2.JP Cavigelli 

Location: Tate Geological Museum Location : 
  Tate Geological Museum.

Room :  TM 121

Closed
 
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  Fabulous '40s Films 

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Relive the golden age of cinema. The 1940s produced some of the most memorable movies and stars in Hollywood history. Watch six films that showcase th ...  View More

Section Number: OLLI

Cost: $12.00

Fees: $0.00

Weekly - Thu 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM (3/14/2024-4/18/2024)

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Stan Icenogle  2.Lisa Icenogle 

Location: McMurry Career Studies Location : 
  McMurry Career Studies.

Room :  CS 160

 
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