Greater Birmingham

Greater Birmingham OLLI originated in Vestavia Hills and their fast growing membership has required them to expand throughout the Birmingham area.  We are currently in the process of developing new locations for our members. If you are interested in being an instructor, please contact Nancy Ekberg by email at  For more information please contact Connie Arnwine at or visit


Greater Birmingham Meeting Locations  

Vestavia Hills Civic Center

1975 Merryvale Rd
Vestavia, AL 35216

Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest

1221 Montgomery Hwy
Vestavia, AL 35216

Homewood Library

1721 Oxmoor Rd
Homewood, AL 35209

North Shelby Library

5521 Cahaba Valley Rd
Birmingham, AL 35242



Shades Mountain Baptist Church 

2017 Columbiana Rd
Vestavia Hills, AL 35216


Hoover Senior Center
400 Municipal Dr
Hoover, AL 35216

Bessemer Public Library
400 19th St N
Bessemer, AL 35020

Shades Valley Presbyterian Church

2305 Montevallo Rd
Mountain Brk, AL 35233



Greater Birmingham OLLI offers the majority of their courses at the Vestavia Hills Civic Center.


Greater Birmingham Committee Chairs



See Open to the Public Page under Courses and Field Trips Tab for a complete list of free events.


Check out the Fall Catalog for more details on courses, trips, bonus programs and lunch bunch!