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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!

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Join us by becoming a member so you don’t miss out on the dozens of courses, events, and Special Interest Groups that LIRWC has to offer! With a membership payment and low-cost course fees, you can enjoy intellectual, cultural, educational and social activities with like-minded adults.

Welcome to LIRWC 2024 spring semester! We have another fantastic line-up of course for you to choose from and your favorite Special Interest Groups (SIGs) are still active but moving to new locations (see pages 30-31 in the catalog). Special Events is working on its spring trip schedule and more information will follow soon.


You can register here online by clicking on Become A Member – or if already a member then sign-in under the Account Tab. Full instructions on how to register online can be found in the course catalog (pages 10-11). You will receive immediate confirmation of your class schedule.

Otherwise, you will find all necessary forms in the Resource Section:

  • 2024 Spring Course Catalog
  • Membership/Registration Form
  • Handy Course List
  • All-inclusive Risk Release Form
  • Paying via PayPal Procedures (or send a check)


You can complete the forms and email to contact@lirwc.org, or mail to:


PO Box 212

Waukesha WI  53187-0212

NOTE: We have a special fee structure where you can become a member for a half-year for $30.00 and course fees are only $10.00, $15.00 or $20.00. If you are only interested in participating in the SIGs, you can register for only $10.00 per SIG (see page 8).

LIRWC is no longer affiliated with WCTC, but we are still active and thriving in new office and classroom locations as outlined in the catalog and here online.

Questions? Contact us at email: contact@lirwc.org or call: 262-409-9815.

Thank you for your continued support and we look forward to welcoming you to LIRWC.

Enjoy new opportunities with LIRWC

World Wars
The Arts
Senior Care
Personal Development
Health & Wellness

…plus a variety of other special interest groups!


2024 Spring Semester

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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
Southminster Presbyterian Church
200 Richard St, Waukesha, Wisconsin, 53189, United States