Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Continuing and Professional Education

OLLI-UO Moves Online Due to COVID-19

All in-person OLLI-UO programming is currently suspended in both Central Oregon and Eugene/Springfield. Email osher@uoregon.edu for more information about online learning opportunities offered by OLLI-UO. Get help using Zoom with OLLI-UO.

UO Central Oregon

All OLLI-UO in Central Oregon classes and events are held at the Elks Lodge, mornings (10:00 a.m.–noon) and afternoons (1:30–3:30 p.m.), Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, unless otherwise noted in a class description.

Please note: Starting January 2020, Writers' Bloc will no longer be holding their discussion sessions at the Deschutes Historical Museum. The group will meet in the Elks Lodge dining area on Monday mornings, 10:00 a.m.–noon, starting January 6, 2020.

Photograph of the Elks Lodge in Bend, Oregon

Elks Lodge #1371, Mondays–Wednesdays

(at the northeast corner of Empire Blvd and Boyd Acres)

63120 Boyd Acres Rd
Bend, OR 97701


The Elks Lodge has plenty of free, on-site parking spaces (90 of them to be exact!). Our rental includes parking in their lot.

In-Person Office Hours

Program manager Heather Inghram has use of an office on SW Columbia St; however, her office hours are limited. If you would like to drop something off to her in person, please email osher@uoregon.edu to arrange a time.

Otherwise, it is recommended to mail, email, or phone in membership forms to the main Continuing and Professional Education office using information available on the contact page.