Learning In Retirement
The mission of Learning in Retirement, Inc., through its affiliation with Lincoln University, is to provide continuing learning opportunities and to promote sharing of ideas, knowledge and experience for retirees and/or seniors in Jefferson City and the surrounding area.
Activities and events sponsored by Learning in Retirement are open to members of the organization. Membership information follows.
Meetings - Semiannual membership meetings welcome prospective members and our membership of more than 400 individuals. In order to better serve you, registration for each of these meetings is required.
Newsletter - Newsletters are mailed at the end of June and at the end of December to all members. The current newsletter can also be found on the Newsletter page of this website as soon as it has been mailed to the general membership. The newsletter contains interesting information about activities and events offered by the organization.
Courses - A variety of short courses are available to members throughout the year. New courses are announced in the newsletter each winter and summer. Registration is required for participation in the courses.
Travel - Members may participate in trips to various sites of interest. Trips may vary from one day up to several days, both within and out of the state. Upcoming trips are announced in the June and December newsletters. First come, first served. Registration is required.
Clubs - Clubs, such as creative writing, bridge and book clubs, offer members an opportunity to meet, explore and enjoy their interests. Click here for a list of current clubs offered throughout the year.
Registration forms for meetings, courses, and travel opportunities can be found on the Forms page of this website.
Become a member:
Dues are $40.00 per person per year. An individual may join anytime during the membership year (January – December). A new member who joins after June 30th of each year will pay a membership fee of $25.00 covering the remainder of the calendar year. Membership forms are available on the Forms page of this website, or by calling or emailing the LIR office.
The Learning in Retirement Office is located on the Lincoln University Campus:
Learning in Retirement, Inc.
Soldiers Hall, Room 7
P.O. Box 105166
Jefferson City, MO 65110
Office Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Monday-Thursday)