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.

Video Recorded Courses on File

Apr 12 - Some courses and lectures are recorded and stored in YouTube. PLATO members can view recordings of courses that included guest speakers who discussed essential present day topics for all of us.


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

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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