Welcome to the SPARK (Senior Peers Actively Renewing
The SPARK Philosophy
SPARK’s philosophy is to provide, at
modest cost, learning and fun social experiences for participants. There
are no prerequisites, tests or grades for classes. Instructors are members
or volunteers who have a strong interest in a particular topic.
SPARK is an Elderhostel Lifelong
Learning Institute (LLI) and a member of the Elderhostel Institute Network
with the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC.) This allows SPARK to
have an LLI in a collegiate environment
supported by the intellectual and cultural resources of
office is open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Information: 816-235-2870 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Join SPARK or
renew your SPARK membership now.
membership is from January thru December. The fee is $40.
(Humanities Classes $30 each.
Computer Classes $38 each.)
Form - Classes
Winter 2014 Classes begin on Monday
January 13, 2014.
EVENTS & SOCIAL GATHERINGS 2014
Chili Lunch January 2, 2014
Central Methodist Church
Membership Renewal for 2014 is due January 2014
Board Meetings for 2013
The SPARK board of directors meets every other month ,beginning in February.
The first board
meeting of 2013 is on Friday, March 1, 2013. (Weather Permitting.)
The meetings are held in room 102 of the SPARK office.
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