PLATO is a community of intellectually curious adults, typically 50 and over, which explores subjects of interest through member-led discussion groups, lectures, travel, and cultural activities.  

Citizen Science in Your Garden

May 6 - Learn how to be a citizen scientist by observing and documenting garden life and contributing your data to a research project.

Time to Register for Summer Courses

May 11- There are three courses continuing from spring; new participants are welcome.  Eight courses start the week of June 7th.  No Friday courses this summer.   All courses are on-line.


Weekly Update Now Also Posted on Web Site

New: In addition to being emailed each Tuesday, you can now find the latest Weekly Update in the About Menu on the PLATO web site.

Theater & Field Trips


Enjoy the talents of your PLATO colleagues in The Agora

Lectures, Local Tours,
Social & General Events 

PLATO is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in association with:

For more information about PLATO, contact:

PLATO Office Operations
UW-Madison Continuing Studies
21 N. Park St, 7th Floor, Madison, WI 53715
Email: info@platomadison.org
Phone: 608-262-5823
Fax: 608-265-4555

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