What is CASTLE?

CASTLE offers the opportunity for an adult to become a member of the Lifelong Learning Institute, a community of adults who learn for the joy of learning without grades, tests, papers or long-term classes. Our self-sustaining Lifelong Learning Institute will serve people without regard to previous levels of education and provide the perfect way to expand knowledge while meeting other like-minded adults from all over the region. It's college-level classes with no prerequisites. Annual Membership is just $100.00 for an entire year of courses and events. (Your anniversary date will be one year from the date you join.)

CASTLE differs from community education in that the topics will be based on member requests & interests and led, for the most part, by retired or semi-retired professionals or educators who reside in the region. Possible courses could be a Founders Series including Ben Franklin and Thomas Payne, Everyday Chemistry, Writing for Legacy, Theatre Improv, U.S. Caucus System, Music of the Rat Pack and more.
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Become a Member, won't you?

With your $100 annual membership fee the door opens to your CASTLE Lifelong Learning Institute. Fall, Winter, Spring terms with special events and at least 3 courses each, focusing on fun, friendship and college-level learning. Contact us at 507-354-3212, castleLLI@newulmtel.net and begin this new adventure with us! Drop the registration form in the mail with your $100 annual fee check.

Welcome to CASTLE!


pixC.A.S.T.L.E. – Community And Seniors Together Learning Environment, serves people regardless of previous education with classes in the humanities; art, history, literature, music, science and more. CASTLE Lifelong Learning is beginning it's seveth year of courses and has acquired over 125 members ranging in age from 50 to 84 years old. Our parent organization, Community And Seniors Together is a nonprofit, 501c3 organization, located at 600 N. German Street, New Ulm MN. We have served New Ulm area adults since 1984 and beginning our 3rd year of lifelong learning.

Learning For the Joy of Learning


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