Registration opens for fall ALFA offerings

Posted 08/02/17

ALFA Fall 2017Learn a musical instrument, delve into regional and international history, pick up some fitness tips or take a virtual culinary trip to Italy through Fitchburg State University’s Adult Learning in the Fitchburg Area (ALFA) program.

Registration is now open for ALFA’s fall programs, offering a robust array of non-credit daytime courses taught mostly at the McKay Complex at 67 Rindge Road. Visitors may register online at fitchburgstate.edu/alfa and be entered to win a free course.

ALFA is a lifelong learning institute that offers non-credit daytime courses and special activities. It provides an opportunity for lifelong learners with similar interests to meet in an informal setting and pursue learning for enrichment and personal growth.

This fall’s offerings include a look at significant cases from the recently completed U.S. Supreme Court term, a deep dive into the works of Russian playwright Anton Chekov, tips for getting the most out of your iPhone and iPad, and a look at the issues facing public education in the region. The offerings include fitness classes, explorations of recent literature and a look at drone aircraft.

The ALFA offerings also include group outings and free lectures. For a full list of fall programs and to register, visit fitchburgstate.edu/alfa.

ALFA is sponsored by the Center for Professional Studies and the Office of Graduate and Continuing Education at Fitchburg State University, in collaboration with volunteer representatives of the community. Classes generally will be held in the C-wing of the McKay Campus School located at 67 Rindge Road.

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