What is WILL?

What is WILL?

Will is a grass-roots organization created by residents and a partner of Western New Mexico University in Silver City. At WILL, learning is a lifetime adventure for intellectual and personal discovery in a supportive and informal setting.

Western New Mexico University
1000 W. College Avenue, Juan Chacon
Bldg RM 108, Silver City, New Mexico 88061.
info@will-learning.com | 575-538-6835.

60 - 70 Courses Each Semester

60 - 70 Courses Each Semester

WILL members bring talents and life experiences to WILL, making our courses and social events lively places to learn. WILL course schedules are made available to the public weeks prior to the semester start. Members sign up via email, online, or by visiting the office.

Join at the Fall, Spring or Summer semester Sign-up Social and attend great courses!

Lectures & Programs Open to the Public

Lectures & Programs Open to the Public

The Artist Lecture Series brings professional artists and writers who exchange ideas in presenting their work in literature, fine arts and a host of other topics. Lectures and Lunch & Learns are free and open to the public.

If ongoing learning outside the traditional classroom appeals to you, then join us.

Join WILL
$75 a year shows your support for Life Long Learning, our community and all the classes you want to take all year long! More . . .

Thursday, March 23, 2017
Red Note with Jesús Muñoz Flamenco

More about Upcoming Programs

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Septeto Nacional de
Ignacio Piñeiro

 

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34) Get Fit Seniors Beginning
Facilitator: WNMU Department of Allied Health
Enrollment Limit: 10
Date/Time:12 sessions: Tuesdays & Thursdays: March 21, 23, 28, 30, April 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27: 9:00 - 10:00 am
Location: TBD
Fee: None

Be part of an ongoing project between WILL and Get Fit Western/WNMU Kinesiology Department! Participants will have an initial evaluation session. A work-out program will be designed specifically for each person to meet his or her goals, and there will be regular follow-up to evaluate how it is working. In the event that WNMU students are unavailable for instruction for this class, it may be cancelled.
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29) Feldenkrais
Facilitator: Dixie Dexter
Enrollment Limit: 25
Date/Time: 6 sessions: Tuesdays & Thursdays: March 21, 23, 28, 30, April 4, 6: 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Location: TBD
Fee: None

Want to feel better and move better? Feldenkrais Awareness Through Movement (ATM) lessons consist of verbally directed, sophisticated movement sequences designed to create the conditions for improved functioning. Sensory-motor activity is used to free us from habitual patterns and allow for new patterns of thinking, moving, and feeling. The lessons involve tremendous variety, helping to make the learning intriguing and enjoyable.
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34) Get Fit Seniors Beginning
Facilitator: WNMU Department of Allied Health
Enrollment Limit: 10
Date/Time:12 sessions: Tuesdays & Thursdays: March 21, 23, 28, 30, April 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27: 9:00 - 10:00 am
Location: TBD
Fee: None

Be part of an ongoing project between WILL and Get Fit Western/WNMU Kinesiology Department! Participants will have an initial evaluation session. A work-out program will be designed specifically for each person to meet his or her goals, and there will be regular follow-up to evaluate how it is working. In the event that WNMU students are unavailable for instruction for this class, it may be cancelled.
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29) Feldenkrais
Facilitator: Dixie Dexter
Enrollment Limit: 25
Date/Time: 6 sessions: Tuesdays & Thursdays: March 21, 23, 28, 30, April 4, 6: 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Location: TBD
Fee: None

Want to feel better and move better? Feldenkrais Awareness Through Movement (ATM) lessons consist of verbally directed, sophisticated movement sequences designed to create the conditions for improved functioning. Sensory-motor activity is used to free us from habitual patterns and allow for new patterns of thinking, moving, and feeling. The lessons involve tremendous variety, helping to make the learning intriguing and enjoyable.
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15) Documentary Films
Facilitator: Ron Groves
Enrollment Limit: Max 40/Min 10
Date/Time: 5 sessions: Tuesdays: March 21, 28, Apr 4, 11, 18: 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Location: TBD
Fee: None

An appreciation of documentary films over time. Five examples of the art of telling a non-fiction story on film that both informs and entertains.
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