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. and
Tuesdays when classes are in session.
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
Summer classes begin June 1, 2015
Kansas City, Missouri 64110
The annual meeting is May 13. RVSP to the SPARK office by May
The Fall picnic will be in September. Watch for the
Board Meetings for 2015
The SPARK board of directors meets every other month, beginning in February.
The first board
meeting of 2015 is on Friday, February 20, 2015 (Weather Permitting.)
The meetings are held in room 214 E-1 of the SPARK office.
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