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Fall 2022 Course Registration is Live!

September 1, 2022

Registration for Fall 2022 Courses is now open. Click here to register. The Fall lineup of 36 college level academic courses includes 25 brand new courses, 17 in-person courses, 18 virtual courses, and one hybrid course offered simultaneously in-person and virtually. With topics ranging from brain science to poetry to campaign finance law, there is something for everyone! If you…

Announcing the Fall 2022 Semester

August 1, 2022

The new course catalog is now LIVE on our website! We are offering 37 courses including 26 new courses, 17 in-person courses, 18 virtual courses, and 2 hybrid courses offered simultaneously in-person and virtually. Join us on Thursday, September 1 at 10:00 AM EST for our Fall Course Preview via Zoom where you can learn…

Summer is here at Encore Learning!

June 9, 2022

Even though classes are over that doesn’t mean Encore Learning doesn’t have a lot to offer! During the summer we are offering many members only and Encore Learning Presents Special Events. Check out our Special Events here and keep your eye out for more in July and August! During the summer many of our Encore…

Member’s Annual Meeting May 26, 2022

April 27, 2022

Please join us this year at the Encore Learning Annual Members meeting online via Zoom. All members and guests are welcome to attend. Only current members are eligible to vote in the annual election of officers and board members. Check your membership by logging into your member account manager. The date will be shown under…

Encore Learning Offers Timely Courses

February 9, 2022

Want to catch up with current issues and events? This semester we are offering six courses with a local or global focus on timely topics that could spark some thoughtful conversation, inspire further exploration, and help make new connections within your community. Included in these timely courses are:  Affordable Housing: Why is it Important and…

Registration for Spring 2022

January 28, 2022

Registration begins Monday, January 31 at 10:00 AM EST.Click here to register. Did you miss the Spring 2022 Course Preview? Don’t fret! We have all of our instructor videos on our Spring 2022 Course Preview playlist on our YouTube channel. Take a look at our 35 amazing courses, including 17 NEW courses and 18 returning…

Announcing the Spring 2022 Semester

January 3, 2022

The new course catalog is now LIVE on our website! We are offering 35 courses including 17 new courses, 14 in-person courses and 21 virtual courses. Join us on Thursday, January 27 at 10:00 AM EST for our Spring Course Preview via Zoom where you can learn more about courses you are interested in and…

Remembering Founder John Sprott

November 17, 2021

Founder and former President of Encore Learning John T. Sprott died Tuesday, November 9th, 2021. The family plans to hold a memorial service after the holidays.  John Sprott was born in Phoenix, Arizona on April 6, 1933.  Following service in the Navy from 1951-1955, he devoted himself to education in various ways throughout his working life. He taught economics at the University of…

More In-Person Courses Starting Soon at GMU- Sign Up Now!

October 14, 2021

Are you seeking to meet other lifelong learners in-person? We are offering three in-person courses starting in late October at George Mason University-Arlington including Aging and the Brain, Charles Dickens Bleak House, and Urban Green: Great New City Parks. We are requiring masks, proof of vaccination, and completion of the GMU safety check every time you…

In Case You Missed It

October 1, 2021

Encore Learning Presents cosponsored with Arlington Public Library are being presented virtually on Zoom. This enables us to often record the presentation and share them on our YouTube channel. If you weren’t online on a recent Monday, you can view the presentations from the links below. On September 27, 2021 Jim Kinter, Director of The…