Learn a new skill, grow your mind, connect with your community. Find programs like gardening, knitting, crafting, laughter workshops and more. View all of our 50 Plus Programs on page 54 of the My JCPRD online flip-book. catalog. Below are just a few examples of the classes you'll find.
We have a variety of classes geared towards helping you figure out all those gadgets, gizmos, and devices! Take a peek at our calendar to find classes on Cell Phone Photography, Facebook®, Video Phone Calling and more. One on One Computer Tutoring opportunities are also available by calling (913) 826-3160.
Osher Life Long Learning Institute
We are so pleased to partner with KU’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute which offers noncredit enrichment courses and events in accessible and innovative learning environments with a special focus for folks 50 and “better, although learners of all ages and backgrounds are welcome. Check out the Enrichment Class Calendar on the right hand side of this page to find a topic that interests you and let the learning begin!
This education and support group is for widows, widowers, and caregivers. Take time to socialize and share stories with one another then listen to a different presenter that will focus on a variety of topics each week. From staying safe in your home, to car upkeep, to cooking for one the goal is to help those grieving find a new normal to keep moving forward.
AARP Smart Driver Courses
Keep your driving skills sharp! Completing an AARP Smart Driver Course can mean a discount with some insurance companies. No tests given. AARP membership not required to take the course. Check out our calendar for upcoming classes.
The 10-session program combines goal-setting, daily practices, and peer support to help participants make meaningful changes in their lives. Central to the AMP philosophy is the belief that modest lifestyle changes can produce big results and that people can be empowered to cultivate health and longevity.