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A Taste of Osher

Learn what Osher is all about at our annual , now virtual , Taste of Osher Event! Enjoy raffle drawings while you preview select fall courses, meet instructors and discover the opportunities Osher has waiting for you!

If you missed the Taste of Osher, you can watch the video by clicking here




Annual/lifetime memberships do not cover Destination Learning fees.  All  offerings classified under Destination Learning are nonrefundable.



The Getty Center Art Museum in the hills overlooking Los Angeles has many art exhibition spaces. The J.Paul Getty’s eclectic art collection ranges from ancient to modern, paintings, sculpture, European furnishings, photography and special exhibitions.  It includes Van Gogh’s famous “Purple Irises”. The architecture and gardens are award winning as well. Enjoy a delightful day touring, dining on your own and discussing great works of art with Robin Douglas.

The bus will leave the CSU San Marcos campus promptly at 8:30 am and will return by 6 pm.

  • Date: TBD
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: Getty Museum
    Bus Pick-up
    Cal State San Marcos - Lot B
  • Registration: Coming this spring
    Or call 760-750-4020
  • Fee:  $100



Explore the Junipero Serra Museum at historic Presidio Hill in San Diego. David Miller and Andy Strathman will deliver a talk on Spanish colonial California in historical memory and will then guide students on a tour of the Serra Museum's new permanent exhibit, which focuses on the relationship between the San Diego River and those who have lived adjacent to it. The exhibit presents the history of the Kumeyaay village of Kosaii, the founding of the Spanish presidio and mission, and the use and transformation of the river over centuries of human settlement.

  • Date: TBD
  • Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Location:  Junipero Serra Museum
    2727 Presido Drive
    San Diego, CA  92130
  • Registration: Coming this spring
    Or call 760-750-4020
  • Fee:  $25                                                                                                                                                                                        

*Own transportation