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Welcome to our northland world of "learning without limit": no age limit, no depth limit, no topic limit.

People join Unlimited Learning for the learning opportunities and stay for the friendships and relationships they make. UL hopes to provide provocative learning opportunities, create feeling of vitality and great social connections.  We seek to provide for social opportunities to learn while having fun.

If you have an interest in a topic you would like to see presented, contact us.

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Great Decisions


* Special Program: How is U.S. Foreign Policy Impacting the 2016 Presidential Election? - Tuesday, April 26, 1:30 – 3:30 P.M.

How does the rest of the world view our country’s upcoming presidential election? What are the perceptions of US foreign policy
which might be supported or of concern to world governments? Tom Hanson, Foreign Service Diplomat for 25 years, will offer his insights on varied attitudes, opinions and beliefs surrounding the dynamics of this important event. Great Decisions members and the general public are invited to this free event.


* Healthy You—Healthy Community - Tuesday, May 10, 1:30 – 3:30 P.M.

Mary Marana, Executive Director of the Crisis Line and Referral Service that serves Crow Wing and surrounding counties, will describe the mental health and outreach services her organization provides to individuals and the general public. Hear about her Suicide Prevention Program that is active in 16 school districts.

* Elder Quest Film Series - Fridays, May 6, 13, and 20, 11:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Enjoy films featuring mature adults with their challenges and successes. Come view and discuss thought provoking themes and
techniques led by Robert Yahnke PhD, Film Professor Emeritus, University of Minnesota. This popular course fills up fast.
Registration/fee required. Bring or buy lunch.

* Great Decisions #4 - Monday, May 16, 11:00 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.


* Wild Rice: Culture and Conversations - Tuesday, June 14, 1:30 – 3:30 P.M.

“Think carefully about losing wild rice,” is the admonition of Dr. Annette Drewes, who has studied the relationship between this natural grain and the people who gather it. Hear about Ojibwe ricing history and culture and learn how to participate in the annual harvest of native seed.

* Great Decisions #5 -- Monday, June 20, 11:00 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.
               The Koreas

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Mission: To provide quality and broad-based learning opportunities for the Lakes Area residents with emphasis on mature adults.