Senior Fitness Classes

Fitness Classes

Classes that are fun and challenging

• Senior Get Fit: Mondays - Starts January 7th

• Senior Get Fit: Thursdays - Starts January 10th

• Fit & Flow Yoga: Mondays - Starts January 7th

• Zumba Gold - Toning Too!: Tuesdays - Starts January 8th

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Beginners Class: Mondays - Starts January 7th

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Intermediate: Mondays - Starts January 7th

• Total Body Strength for Seniors: Thursdays - Starts January 10th

Technology Classes

Technology Classes

Computers, Smartphones and Tablets

• Learn That App!: February 21st

• Intro to iPhone - Learning the Basics: February 7th

• iPhone Class - Beyond the Basics: February 21st

• iPad for Beginners: February 7th

Music Classes

Arts & Music

Entertaining & Educational

• The Making of Modern Art - January 23rd

• Seurat & Van Gogh: Post Impressionist Color - January 29th

• Romanesque Art - January 30th

• Gauguin: Post Impressionist Symbolism - February 5th

• National Gallery of Art Tour - Still Life Masterworks - March 26th

• Musical Biographies - Fact or Fiction - February 26th and 28th

• All That Jazz - John Kander and Fred Ebb Musicals - March 28th

• Who's Writing the Score: The Art of Listening - March 13th

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History & General Interests

Interesting and Informative classes

• Diabetes Support Group - Starts January 26th

• Yiddish Culture in America - January 22nd

• Enemy of the People: Trump's War on the Press - January 28th

• Supreme Court Update - January 31st

• Marriott and Motor Cars - January 31st

• The African/American Revolution - February 7th

• Suffragists in Washington DC - March 5th

• Smithsonian Natural History Museum Outbreak Exhibit Tour - March 26th


Join us for our Winter 2019 catalog and let Live & Learn Bethesda introduce you to some interesting and stimulating new speakers and class topics. Broaden your horizons through a variety of topics including the Arts, Music, History, Literature, Exercise, Computers and more.

A few Highlights from our Winter 2019 catalog.

  • Marvin Kalb, Author, Journalist, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institute, will present a lecture based on his book - Enemy of the People: Trump's War on the Press, the New McCarthyism, and the Threat to American Democracy
  • Rebecca Boggs Roberts, Author, Smithsonian Associates Program Coordinator, will present a lecture based on her book - Suffragists in Washington, DC: The 1913 Parade and the Fight for the Vote
  • Richard Bell, PhD, Professor of American History, Author, will present a class on History and Hamilton: The Musical.
  • Lauren Strauss, PhD, Professor of Modern Jewish History and Culture, will present a lecture onIsrael and American Jews: A Complicated Relationship.
  • Melvin Goodman, Retired CIA and State Department Analyst, Author, will present a lecture and discussion on Donald Trump and the World of Intelligence.

"Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere"….Chinese Proverb

I look forward to seeing you often in our Winter classes.


Beverly Amsterdam
Executive Director
Live & Learn Bethesda


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  • Registration is now open for our Winter 2019 classes. Please visit our registration page to view and register for classes.
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Upcoming Classes

  • Exercise & Fitness Classes - Start the week of January 7th
  • Computer & Technology Classes- Start February 7th
  • General Classes- Start January 22nd
  • National Gallery of Art Trip - March 26th


  • Winter Classes
  • Class 1221, Romanesque Art, the start time has been changed to 10:00 AM
  • Class 1246, the correct day is Tuesday, February 19th
  • Class 1248, Reading Robert Frost, the correct day is Monday, February 25th

Art Classes
Technology Classes
Fitness Classes
Music classes
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History Classes