Lifelong Learning

Enrich your life!

We host a variety of low-cost or free learning opportunities for adults.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at ASU:
“For the Love of Learning”

Tempe Connections is one of five “OLLI” locations in the greater Phoenix area providing university-quality learning experiences for adults 50 and over. Diverse short courses and lectures covering science, art, literature, world religions, politics and more are taught by premiere ASU faculty, emeritus professors and talented community scholars. And it all takes place right here in the library!

Click HERE for class schedule and registration information. Be part of an engaged learning community!

“Tempe Connections” Learning

Friends of the Library also offers short courses, lectures and talks on a variety of topics, life-enrichment classes and film studies . Click the following link (Jan 2016 Film Classes (1)) to view and register for September-October classes.

Veterans History Project

Established in 2000 by the United States Congress, the purpose of the VHP is to collect and preserve first-hand accounts of those involved in American war efforts. By sharing military service experiences, current and future generations may hear directly from veterans and better understand the realities of war. To be interviewed by a VHP representative call 480- 350-5565, or send an email to, Please go to our Links page for more information.