Learning for the Joy of Learning
Over 100 Courses each Year with No Tests, No Grades and (Mostly) No Homework!
OLLI at BCC offers four semesters a year of exciting, thought-provoking courses in a wide variety of subjects, including science, literature, history, politics, the arts and more. Courses are offered in the fall (September/October), winter (January/February) spring (April/May) and summer (June only.) The opportunity to attend OLLI courses is a benefit of OLLI membership.
Throughout the Berkshires!
OLLI courses are offered in a variety of locations throughout the Berkshires, from Williams College to Bard College at Simon's Rock, and everywhere in between. Our accomplished instructors include active and retired college professors and are all volunteers. Typically, a course consists of five or six weekly classes, usually 90 minutes in length.
Class Fees and Information:
Locations: OLLI courses are offered in a variety of locations throughout the Berkshires. Browse to the current semester Course Schedule & Links page on this website to see our specific current offerings and their locations. Please note that OLLI works to ensure its courses and locations are accessible to all.