Lifelong Learning Academy sets open house, semester classes

Contact: Deanne Puca

2011 Lifelong Learning Academy participants

KALAMAZOO—Western Michigan University's Lifelong Learning Academy will hold its annual open house from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 23, in the atrium of the College of Health and Human Services. Participants will have the opportunity to meet with instructors, register for classes and socialize with classmates.

The academy has announced its sixth semester schedule consisting of 26 classes and four off-site trips. The classes will cover such topics as the plays of Tennessee Williams, the histories and mysteries of Stonehenge and genealogy. This semester's participants will have two chances to travel to Chicago. A visit to Grand Rapids, Mich., for Art Prize and a weekend trip to Milwaukee, Wis., are also planned.

To request a brochure to register or for more information, visit or call Extended University Programs at (269) 387-4200.