Doing a job which requires a lot of hard work and effort may not necessarily be everyone’s choice post retirement. The Villages is the perfect abode for those of you who are looking to learn something new, interesting and/or exciting. Always wanted to learn a particular art but never found time to learn it? Or did you always dream about learning an entirely new subject but never found time to dedicate yourself to it? Then, The Villages might be the perfect choice to stay after retirement.
The Lifelong Learning College at The Villages provides you with extremely diverse subjects and topics to choose from. Topics ranging from how to twirl a baton to different dance classes are provided in the college. You name it, and you are sure to find it.
The Village Lifelong Learning College is a kind of personal enrichment program for adults, helping you spend your time resourcefully and creatively. The college offers classes all year round with the motto “No tests, grades, pressure. Just Fun”. The main aim of the college is to keep people involved actively in the entire learning process and to help them use time productively. It is a great way to socialize with others in the community and interact with people from different walks of life. This helps you exchange information and create awareness about various issues, helping you stay active and more importantly beat boredom.
These classes are priced according to the length of the course and how long you want to study and enroll in the particular program/course. The short term classes are priced at less than $40 whereas a six week program will cost you roughly around $80. You also get to choose a Patron Advantage Program which approximately costs around $50/ person or $75 for all members of one household. The courses offered are numerous and all of them are reasonably priced making this a very worthy educational investment to make for anyone interested in learning something new.
The Village Lifelong Learning College also arranges for field trips to local museums, day trips, excursions, research genealogy, etc. making this a thoroughly unique and enjoyable learning experience. The topics offered include finance, history, crafts, theatre, cooking classes, languages, dance, computers, sports, hobbies, agriculture etc. The courses offered are greatly flexible and are priced reasonably. You will definitely find a topic of your interest at The Village Lifelong Learning College.
The Villages provide you with just about everything making your stay there a truly unforgettable one.