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Linda Kehres and Elaine Heisler of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute to Present Nov. 6


By the Rotary Club of Hutchinson


HUTCHINSON, Kan. —  The Rotary Club will be hosting Linda Kehres – Director of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and Elaine Heisler – a board member and volunteer at Osher Lifelong Learning Institute on Nov. 6 at 12 noon Stringer Fine Arts Center on the campus of Hutchinson Community College. The public is invited to attend.

Linda Kehres became Director of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at KU in 2019. She has degrees from Emporia State and Baker University and a lengthy career with nonprofit organizations in Topeka, leading one to earn the city’s Nonprofit of Distinction award. Linda is a graduate of Leadership Kansas and was selected as the Women of Influence Rising Star in Topeka.

Linda Kehres, KU Osher director talks about a new local partnership with Hutchinson Community College that will bring high quality enrichment noncredit short courses to Hutchinson. The courses focus on individuals 50 and “better,” yet anyone is welcome. Come learn about KU Osher.

Elaine Heisler serves as a member of the KU Osher Lifelong Learning Advisory Board. Prior to retiring she worked in the marketing and public relations field while living in Topeka. Now, Elaine enjoys the freedom of retirement. Her days are filled with reading, working out at the Y, and watching lots of sports.

Elaine and her husband, Bob, live in Wichita, after moving here in 2015. The South Central part of Kansas is home to them. They appreciate the openness, both of the landscape and the people.