Winter/Spring Classes

The Winter/Spring 2021 semester is finished.   Classes for Winter/Spring 2022 will be posted in January 2022.

2021 classes are listed below to give you an idea of the types of classes offered.  Classes will be offered online via Zoom and in person.  See the Winter/Spring 2021 Catalog and Calendar for the full details of those classes.  

Adult Learners Institute classes are conducted in cooperation with Washtenaw Community College.  Two classes are being offered with our partners, the Chelsea District Library and the Chelsea Senior Center, and are FREE.  You must preregister for all classes (in-person or online) including the free ones.

If you have questions, please Contact Us, send an e-mail to info@adultlearnersinstitute.org or call 734-292-5540.

The 2021 Winter/Spring Catalog
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The 2021 Winter/Spring Calendar 
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Classes for Winter/Spring 2021:

The Winter/Spring 2021 term is done but below is a list of those classes to give you an indication of classes offered.  Classes and their descriptions, times, locations and instructor biography are fully described in the catalog.  If classes are full they will be marked as Closed; see Registration for information on wait lists

A Naturalist’s February Visit to Florida

Don Chalfant, February 26 (1 Friday) 1 to 3 pm – online via Zoom

The Big Five 
Hank Muir, May 3, 10 & 17(3 Mondays) 1 to 3 pm – in-person Chelsea Senior Center, 512 Washington Street, Chelsea, MI 

Brazil: Cuisine, Culture and History
Rosangela Lawrence, March 4 &11 (2 Thursdays)10:00 am to 12 noon (presented in cooperation with WCC) online via Zoom 

Chelsea History
Bill O’Reilly,  March 24 (1 Wednesday) 1:00 to 3:00 pm  [Free Class. To register, call the Chelsea Senior Center at (734) 475-9242. CSC will be sending the Zoom information to registered students prior to class.]

Coney Island in Michigan
Joe Grimm, March 31 (1 Wednesday) 6:30 to 7:30 pm  [Free Class. To register, call the Chelsea District Library at 734) 475-8732 ext 219. CDL will be sending the Zoom information to registered students prior to class.]

Fun With Junk Boxes:  At Home Math Activities for your Primary-aged Grandchildren
Ann Beyer,
February 24 (1 Wednesday) 1:00 to 3:00 pm – online via Zoom

Gardening: Spice up your Garden and Improve your Health
Jennifer Fairfield,
April 26 (1 Monday) 10:00 am to 12:00 noononline via Zoom

Here and There Around the World 
Rhoda Perkins-Boyer,  May 21 (1 Friday) 1:00 to 3:00 pm online via Zoom

How Criminal Justice Authorities Can Help End Mass Incarceration
Kathie Gourlay & Carolyn Madden, February 22, March 1 & 8 (3 Mondays) 1:00 to 3:00 pmonline via Zoom

Music of the 1920’s   
John Hauger,
 April 30 (1 Friday) 1:00 to 3:00 pm – in-person Chelsea Senior Center, 512 Washington St.,
Chelsea, MI

Religion and Violence
Rev. Ken Phifer,
May 12, 19, 26, June 2 & 9  (5 Wednesdays) 10:00 am to 12:00 noon  (presented in cooperation with WCC) – online via Zoom

Sergei Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes
Henry Aldridge, 
May 6 (1 Thursday) 1:00 to 3:00 pm – in-person Chelsea Senior Center, 512 Washington St.,
Chelsea, MI

Transitions:  Exploring Art’s Bottomlands in Times of Change
Edwin Hoffman, March 9, 16 & 23  (3 Tuesdays) 1:30 to 3:30 pm (presented in cooperation with WCC)  online via Zoom

Vaccines of the Past and for Covid-19
Charlie Taylor, 
April 6, 13 & 20 (3 Tuesdays) 1:00 to 3:00 pm – online via Zoom

Wills, Estates, Trusts, Probate and Medicaid: Planning Basics for Everyone
Laurie Brewis, April 7, 14, 21, 28  (4 Wednesdays) 10:00 am to 12:00 noon – online via Zoom

To register for classes, visit our registration page.

Adult Learners Institute classes are conducted in cooperation with Washtenaw Community College. Classes being offered with our partners, the Chelsea District Library and the Chelsea Senior Center, are FREE but you must preregister (see catalog for directions).

To register for classes, click the link to the registration page. Registration is by mail only.