Learning Opportunities for Persons Over 50 Years of Age
Senior College at Bridgton offers a diverse curriculum for those 50 years of age and older. Subjects vary from the intellectually challenging to those that are purely for fun.
Just great learning opportunities to explore new subjects, share ideas, learn more about a special interest, develop a new skill, or voice your opinion on local, national, and international issues.
Senior College at Bridgton is nestled at the foot of the mountains in beautiful Western Maine. Unless otherwise noted, all classes are held at the Magic Lantern Theater Pub at 9 Depot Street in downtown Bridgton.
No Term Papers
News Highlights and Current Class Information
If Bridgton Schools close for snow or inclement weather, the class scheduled for that day is cancelled but may be given another day. If school openings are delayed for a short time so that the roads can be cleared, then generally the Senior College classes will still be held since they start at 10:00 during the winter session. Call 207-647-5593 for questions about class closings and make-up information, or consult the website. Class scheduled for Thursday 9 Feb has been rescheduled to Friday, 10 Feb due to weather.
Registration for classes is now open for the Winter 2017 Term at the Senior College at Bridgton. Nine classes will be offered from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon from Jan 17 through Feb 9. All classes are open to Senior College members. Check out the course descriptions and complete the registration form (link to the right) and send it in by Jan 14.
The Senior College always welcomes new participants and any questions regarding membership, class enrollment, or class registration should be directed to the Senior College Registrar at 207-647-5593. Our mailing address is: Senior College at Bridgton, P.O. Box 308, Bridgton, ME 04009
Senior College at Bridgton instructor Allen Crabtree taught a 4-week course during the Spring term on hiking - where to go, how to go, gear, physical conditioning and tips. Here Allen (left) and some of the enthusiastic students on a hike in nearby Pondicherry Park in Bridgton.