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Crimes of the 21st Century: Scams Targeting Seniors

Sept. 10: According to the FBI, more than 50% of fraud victims are senior citizens. Learn more about the multitude of ways seniors are targeted. Fraud in health care, computer support, home repair, charity....  

PLATO Offers 46 Courses in  Fall 2015

Click "Learn More" to see PLATO's Fall 2015 Course Schedule. Some courses begin as early as September 14, but most begin the week after our Fall Preview on September 16, at which you can meet the Coordinators.

September 15

Back-to-School Primer @ Madison Public Library

In our second program of the "Exploring the Madison Public Library" series, we focus on the research needs of members taking PLATO Courses.  Learn about home access to library resources, dozens of database....


Dreamgirls @ Milwaukee Rep

October 14Winner of six Tony Awards and loosely based on the career of The Supremes, the musical celebrates the music of the 1960s and 70s with dynamic performances and a look behind-the....

1:30 - 3 pm, September 16

PLATO Fall Course Preview

The Preview will have an open house format. Come any time between 1:30 and 3:00. PLATO President Frank Power, supported by the Committee Chairs, will lead a Question and Answer session....



Fall Persimmon Newsletter Available Now

Hot Off the Press! The Fall 2015 Persimmon  is a great way to update on all things PLATO. Check out the latest news about the Fall Course Preview, committee updates, plans for future projects, and more....

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