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Whether you prefer in-person or virtual classes—we have them all!
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Register for Oasis’ Winter and Spring Classes!
The Winter/Spring trimester is packed
with classes—some past favorites and some new!
Winter/Spring 2023 classes offer a combination of ‘fan favorites and brand-new topics. Returning is the wildly popular series “Contemporary Issues,” where some of the region’s most fascinating and knowledgeable experts present in an open forum led by Oasis Founder, Marylen Mann, discuss provocative issues that will expand your understanding of contemporary society.
Learn about a new program called “Immersive Oasis.” Immersive classes take a deep dive into one topic with a cohort of like-minded peers for the entire trimester, much like a college course. Classes are available a la carte as well. However, Immersive Oasis participants enjoy exclusive opportunities.
Take a peek at our catalog now and plan your winter and spring curriculum!
NEW CLASS SERIES!
Culture & Art in St. Louis
Culture & Art in St. Louis Join Oasis for conversations with leaders of renowned St. Louis Arts and Cultural institutions. Hosted by Oasis founder Marylen Mann, hear the stories behind these iconic St. Louis institutions that are distinguished for their missions, and the philosophy and the vision of their leaders. Read More...
We are your Oasis
Learn more about Oasis’s mission, work, programs, and people!
Cheers to 40 years!
Cheers to 40 Years!
Oasis is celebrating its 40th Anniversary—Cheers to 40 years! Oasis is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. At the time of our organization’s inception, little effort was put into programs dedicated to maintaining Read More...
Becoming a Better ME
Becoming a Better ME Journey to Successful Aging I remember a season in my life when I was very critical of myself and at times, even self-destructive. Past mistakes I made brought an onset Read More...
Oasis Facilitators Earn $15 Per Hour!
About Becoming an Oasis Facilitator
Interested in Becoming an Oasis Facilitator? Retired? Interested in earning $15 per hour to lead exercise classes or help older adults navigate tech devices? Get free training to become a St. Louis Oasis facilitator! Read More...
Essential Pieces: Changing the World One Child at a Time
Essential Pieces: Changing the World One Child at a Time Elk Park Event Center, 747 East Elk Park Drive | Columbia, MO 65201 Lunch Provided by Room 38 St. Louis Oasis Tutor Read More...
Get to know Oasis
Oasis is one of the nation’s leading providers of programming older adults seek to continue learning, engage socially and improve health and wellness behaviors. For 40 years, Oasis has used a three-fold approach that experts agree makes getting older stimulating and more productive:
- Lifelong Learning
- Active Lifestyles
- Volunteer Engagement
A pioneer in healthy aging, Oasis is committed to enriching the lives of older adults by offering innovative programs to satisfy curiosity and expand interests. Oasis understands and meets the diverse needs of the aging population.
Teach a class at Oasis
Seeking Instructors St. Louis Oasis is currently seeking individuals interested in providing classes and workshops that enhance the quality of life for older adults in our community. If you have a passion and Read More...
Oasis Needs Volunteers!
Volunteer with St. Louis Oasis!
“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they have the heart.” – Elizabeth Andrew As Oasis celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, we want to point out that our organization wouldn’t Read More...
Give 5 is a free, community-based program designed for St. Louis area seniors. that introduces participants to nonprofit organizations to volunteer with and helps establish purpose and meaning in retirement.
Finding new purpose through Give 5
Finding new purpose through Give 5 St. Louis Oasis’ first Give 5 class has graduated! Of the 13 participants who visited 15 nonprofit organizations, 21 placements were made. The Oasis Read More...
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Oasis is United Way Strong
St. Louis Oasis is proud to be a part of the United Way’s strong network of nonprofits and to also be a part of this year’s campaign. We truly believe that together, we are stronger. Together, we are all United. Watch United Way’s 2020 campaign video at WeAreAllUnited.org. #WeAreAllUnited #United4STL
Give the gift of Oasis
Think outside of the box! Instead of the run-of-the-mill gift ideas, share Oasis with family and friends.
Oasis gift certificates are available for purchase in any denomination. Order yours today!
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Medicare Questions and Counseling
Do you have questions about Medicare or the Health Insurance Marketplace? Insurance counselors are happy to help! Call 800-390-3330 for assistance or to learn more.
When classes are cancelled due to unsafe weather conditions, this information will be listed on Fox 2 News and KPLR News 11, as well as the St. Louis Oasis voicemail, website and Facebook page.