Welcome to ODU Institute for Learning in Retirement
Spring mailing on its way
Spring registration begins on Monday 13 March. You should receive your registration materials by March 17.
We have received notification that the class scheduled for Thursday, April 6, "NATO - Old Games, New Rules" has been canceled. We are hopeful that the speaker will be able to reschedule for a future date.
2017 Luncheon and Elections
In March of each year, ILR members gather for lunch and to elect officers for the coming year. At 11:30 AM March 31, ILR will meet at Westminster Canterbury. The meeting invitation has been mailed to all members. If you plan to attend, please return the menu selection portion of the invitation flyer, along with your check for $22 per person, to the ILR office. It must be received **no later than 3:30 PM, Friday March 17th**. This Social Committee function includes luncheon, entertainment and valet parking at Westminster Canterbury. After lunch, entertainment features the music of Frank Sinatra.
The Institute for Learning in Retirement is an educational member organization planned and operated by and for individuals 55 years of age and older. There are over 300 such college-sponsored institutes and centers in the U. S. and we are one of the largest in Virginia. Sposored by Old Dominion University, our ILR began in 1993 with 15 interested members and it now has well over 700 active members.
Learn more about ILR and the benefits of membership by reading About ILR.
If you think you might be able to present a program to our members, For Presenters guides you through the process of pitching and presenting a program.
A number of ILR activities fill up quickly and close to registration. The title text is a link to the page listing our programs closed to additional registrations. Please call the office (757-368-4160) to ask if space has opened up before sending in your registration for these activities. Thank you.
ILR events are open to all members. Paid registration is required
ILR offers all programs a la carte. Members register for individual classes or events each quarter. Payment (check or cash) is required with registration. We accept registrations until the day of a class, as long as there is space available. Events, which include trips, have prior registration deadlines which are noted on the Course Schedule and Registration form.