Message from LiR President
Dear LiR Members:
The process of returning to some kind of normalcy is taking much longer than anticipated, and because the health and safety of our membership remains our highest priority, the Executive Council of LiR voted to cancel all programs for the Fall 2020 session at QVCC. The continuing extraordinary circumstances warrant
safety first measures since a large percentage of LiR members are in the highest risk categories.
We continue to look forward to a time in the future when we can gather together safely for additional exciting and informative learning opportunities.
As always, thank you for your patience and cooperation. Take care, stay safe, and be well.
Mary Saad, LiR President
You are never too old to learn!
LiR at QVCC provides the means to meet the wide range of interests for mature adults who want to pursue new topics or to revisit interests from the past. Our classes and short courses are designed to stimulate the mind and provide a quality social environment in an informal and relaxed atmosphere.
LiR is an independent, self-governing membership organization under the auspices of Quinebaug Valley Community College. Formed in 1995 with 120 original charter members, membership has grown steadily and now stands at over 400 individuals. Courses and programs are held in the fall, winter, and spring.
Membership and Fees
Membership is open to all. Yearly membership fees cover the period from September 1 through August 31.
Membership is a prerequisite for enrolling in an LiR course or taking part in any other group activities. A nominal fee is charged for multi-session courses and field trips. Each semester there may also be free courses, seminars, and socials.
$20 Membership fee
$7 Multi-session course fee
Field trip fees vary.
LiR will align whether it cancels a class with Killingly Public Schools.
- If Killingly Public Schools are closed for the day due to weather, then there will be NO LiR programs.
- If Killingly Public Schools has an early dismissal due to weather and there is a 1 pm program, that 1 pm class will be cancelled.
- If QVCC is closed for any reason, LiR programs will not be held.
- QVCC (860) 932-4901
- Killingly Schools (860) 779-6666
Killingly Public School cancellations and dismissals can be heard on WINY 1350 AM radio and most Connecticut television news networks. Cancellation notices can be found on the Killingly Public Schools website at www.killinglyschools.org.
*At the discretion of the presenter, a make-up day may be arranged due to a schedule disruption*