Calvin Academy for Lifelong Learning Calvin University, Youngsma Center | Map 1580 E Beltline Ave SE, Grand Rapids Michigan, 49546-4447 USA
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The Calvin Academy for Lifelong Learning (CALL) is a member-based lifelong learning community. We have no age restrictions this year since our programming is all online! We offer a wide variety of courses, bonus lectures, events, social groups, and travel opportunities during three terms each academic year. We have moved all our courses and lectures on Zoom in response to COVID-19.


CALL Membership is required to participate in courses. Each course is just $30! One course does not require membership- #9- Why the War on Drugs Failed.  Read the course and lecture descriptions in the Spring 2021 Curriculum Guide (PDF).

  • Join now for a a reduced 1/2-year membership effective through 8/31/21 for $30.
  • You are welcome to join or renew by check (preferred), online, or by phone.

Membership perks

  • Free parking
  • Full library access
  • Free interest groups, membership required
  • Discounted rates at MVP, Grand Rapids Broadway, and Grand Rapids Opera
  • Discounts at Calvin's Worship Symposium and Festival of Faith and Writing
  • New friends!

Lectures/Online Learning

Free lectures—which include an amazing list of online learning—are available to anyone; no membership required.

See our upcoming and past recorded online learning options »