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Welcome to

Learning in Retirement of Waukesha County Inc.

LIRWC provides intellectual, cultural, educational and social opportunities to foster life-long learning for adults. Courses include a wide range of topics designed to appeal to adults. Individuals are welcome from all communities!

Enjoy new opportunities with LIRWC

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World Wars
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The Arts
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Senior Care
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Health & Wellness
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…plus a variety of other special interest groups!

Get started with a membership!

Without a membership, you’re missing out on the dozens of courses, events, and special interest groups that LIRWC has to offer! With a one-time yearly membership payment and low-cost course fees, you can enjoy everything we have to offer.

  • Welcome to the LIRWC 2023 fall semester! We have another fantastic line-up of courses for you to choose from and your favorite Special Interest Groups (SIGs) are still active, but moving to new locations (see pages 46, 47 in the catalog). Special Events is working on their fall 2023 trip schedule and more information will follow soon.
  • All forms can be found in the Resource Section:
  • 2023 Fall Course Catalog
  • Membership/Registration Form
  • Handy Course List
  • All Inclusive Risk Release Form
  • Paying via PayPal Procedures (or send in a check)
  • You can complete the forms and mail – or deliver to:
  • 327 E Broadway Rm WK101G
  • Waukesha WI  53186
  • You can register here online by clicking on Become A Member, or if already an online member then just log into your account.
  • NOTE: We have a special fall semester membership fee of only $30.00 and course fees are still only $10, $15 or $20 each. Take advantage of this great fall program.
  • Questions?  Contact us at email: or call: 262-695-3473.
  • Thank you for your continued support of LIRWC.
  • mail: with questions.

What’s included?

  • 1-7 week short-term courses
  • Classes that only cost $20 or less
  • No pre-requisites, exams, or grades
  • Distinguished speakers
  • Participation in special interest groups


2023 July-2023 Dec Paid Membership

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LIRWC is proud to partner with a number of local locations to bring courses and events to areas closest to you.

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Ellenbecker Investment Group, Inc., Education Center Pewaukee Location
N21W23350 Ridgeview Pkwy, Waukesha, Wisconsin, 53188, United States
First Congregational Church of Genesee UCC
W306S5075 Church St, Mukwonago, Wisconsin, 53189, United States
First Congregational United Church of Christ Hartland
111 Church St, Hartland, Wisconsin, 53029, United States
Shorehaven Center for Life Enrichment
1306 W Wisconsin Ave, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, 53066, United States
WCTC Main Campus
800 Main St, Pewaukee, Wisconsin, 53072, United States
WCTC Waukesha Campus
327 E Broadway, Waukesha, Wisconsin, 53186, United States