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Does your OLLI offer a Grandparents University?

Posted on February 24th, 2011 by Anne Cardale, OLLI National Resource Center

Jo Brownlie, OLLI at Saginaw Valley State University, Asks OLLI:

Does your OLLI offer a Grandparents University? The OLLI¬† at SVSU will offer its first Grandparents University in June. This will be a two-day, overnight “camp” with classes and other fun activities. It’s geared for 8-12-year-olds which is typical of similar programs throughout the country. Does any other OLLI offer a GPU? How successful is it? Do you have a brochure about it, and if so, is it available on your OLLI’s website?¬† If not, and you do have a brochure, would you email a pdf of it to Kyle Allen (kallen@usm.maine.edu)? Kyle will forward the brochure to Jo and, with your permission, arrange for it to be posted on the national website.

One Response to “Does your OLLI offer a Grandparents University?”


  1. We haven’t ventured down this path. My in-laws have taken thier grand daughter on intergenerational Elderhostel trips and love them.

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