• About PLATO

    About PLATO

    PLATO is a self-directed, volunteer-led, nonprofit organization serving more than 900 lifelong learners living in and around Dane County. No formal education or university affiliation is necessary to join.

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    Join Us

    Plato is self-directed, volunteer-led lifelong learning. It’s an ideal way to learn, contribute to others’ learning, and enjoy new experiences. Plato is also about interactions. Meet other people with curious minds through classes, special events, bus…

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    PLATO Courses

    PLATO courses are developed and led by PLATO members. The course leaders are members who have a passion for the subject and want to share it with others.