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An Introduction to the National Park System

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There are more than 400 parks in the National Park System spanning 11 time zones. Have you ever wondered how a place becomes a park, what it takes to manage a park, or why there are so many different types of parks? Take a behind-the-scenes look at the National Parks as we reveal the laws, regulations, policies, and practices of managing these special places of American nature and history. Explore both famous and lesser-known parks and prepare yourself for your next park visit with a better understanding of fees, costs, lodging and camping opportunities, reservation systems, and the best times to visit. National parks are in the news almost every day. Become a national park “insider” by learning more about these memorable places.
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Class Details

6 Session(s)
Weekly - Wed

NA - Online

Constantine Dillon 



Please read:  This course is a part of the Osher Online program and will take place virtually. To participate, you will need a computer or device with an internet connection and an email address. After registering, you will receive an email from Osher Online containing a link to their website and your login credentials for your Osher Online account, which will be used to access these classes. Additionally, a virtual pre-class orientation will take place on June 27 at 1 PM, where you will receive helpful information on how to access your class. Registration closes on June 21.



Registration Closes On
Friday, June 21, 2024 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/10/2024 - 8/14/2024 Weekly - Wed 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM N/A - Online Constantine Dillon