Examine ideas, acquire knowledge and fuel your curiosity as part of the Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI) of Ohio Wesleyan University (OWU) in collaboration with several Delaware-area organizations. The LLI of OWU offers a variety of educational programs using peer learning concepts in a relaxed environment to benefit intellectually curious older adults. 

Fall 2021 term

Mark your calendar! The Fall 2021 term of the Lifelong Learning Institute is coming with an array of in-person and online courses with classes from October 11 - November 19

Sneak Peek Event

The LLI has scheduled a free Sneak Peek event to preview the Fall 2021 courses on July 31st from 10:00 a.m. - noon, to be held in the recently renovated Branch Rickey Arena on the Ohio Wesleyan campus.  You can register for the free Sneak Peek event HERE or download a flyer HERE.

Details on the fall courses will also appear here this summer, complete with class descriptions, date and times.  Courses are taught by volunteers, including professors, practitioners and others in a non-competitive environment, with each class meeting for approximately two hours.  Fall 2021 term registration begins on September 7th at 8:00 a.m.

Information on the July event and the Fall 2021 term will also be sent to everyone who has attended a past LLI class, received a previous LLI email, and/or requested to be on the LLI email list.  If you are new to the LLI, be sure to join our email list to be kept up-to-date.

We have missed seeing you and can't wait to welcome you to campus this summer and fall!

Special Thanks

Support of the LLI launch was provided by the Delaware County Foundation and Sourcepoint. Our special thanks to these organizations for their support of this important community initiative.

Lifelong Learning Institute Contact Information


Ohio Wesleyan University
61 S. Sandusky St.
Delaware, OH 43015


Email LLI@owu.edu or call Debbie Lewis at 740-368-3078.