Senior Fitness Classes

Fitness Classes

Classes that are fun and challenging

• Senior Get Fit: Mondays - Starts September 11th

• Senior Get Fit: Thursdays - Starts September 14th

• Fit & Flow Yoga: Mondays - Starts September 11th

• Zumba Gold - Toning Too!: Tuesdays - Starts September 12th

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Beginners Class: Mondays - Starts September 11th

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Intermediate: Wednesdays - Starts September 13th

• Fit & Flow Yoga: Thursdays - Starts September 14th --NEW

Technology Classes

Technology Classes

Computers, Smartphones and Tablets

• Discover Facebook: September 28th

• Intro to iPhone - Learning the Basics: Sept 28th or Nov 2nd

• iPhone Class - Beyond the Basics: Oct 5th or Nov 9th

• Gmail Basics: November 2nd

• iPad for Beginners Class: October 5th

• iPad Class - Intermediate: November 9th

• Protecting Your PC: November 9th

• What Google Has to Offer: November 9th

Music Classes

Arts & Music

Entertaining & Educational

• Exploring Glass Art - September 26th

• Silk Painting: Learn a Unique Creative Technique - Starts Oct 4th

• The Reign of King Louis XIV - October 16th

• Public Art - October 17th

• Explore Collage: Create Landscape Paintings - Starts October 24th

• Hal Prince and the Broadway Musicals - September 28th

• The Musicals of the 1970's: Without a Plot - October 12th

• Let Me Entertain You-Musical Genius of Jule Styne - October 24th

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History & General Interests

Interesting and Informative classes

• Diabetes Support Group - Starts September 16th

• Trump's Challenge to Constitutional Democracy- September 19th

• Cultural Resistance During the Holocaust - September 18th

• Great American Trials: Skokie v. National Socialist Party- September 25th

• How to Write the Story of Your Life- Starts October 4th

• God & Goalposts: History of Religion, Sports, War & Art- October 11th

• Elie Weisel as Memoirist and Novelist - October 18th

• Trip to the National Gallery - Vermeer Exhibit - October 30th


Please join us for our Fall 2017 catalog season. I encourage you to explore your curiosity with our wide selection of offerings. Our classes are open to everyone, no matter where you live. We are committed to enhancing and expanding your interests, deepening your knowledge, and being part of a learning community full of diversity, insight, intellectual and cultural stimulation.

A few class highlights from our Fall 2017 Catalog:

  • Elie Wiesel as Memoirist and Novelist: From Auschwitz to Stockholm, presented by Dr. Ori Soltes, Professor of Theology and Fine Arts
  • The Trump Administration's Challenge to Constitutional Democracy, presented by Chris Edelson, JD, Assistant Professor of Government, Author
  • Whistleblower at the CIA: An Inside Account of the Politics of Intelligence, presented by Melvin Goodman, Former CIA Analyst, Author, Professor
  • The Gurlitt Dynasty: The Rise and Decline of a German Family, a lecture on WWII stolen art, presented by Erich Keel, PhD, Author, Former Kreeger Museum Head of Education

I look forward to seeing you often for our Fall classes.


Beverly Amsterdam
Executive Director
Live & Learn Bethesda


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  • Registration is now open for our Fall 2017 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 September 11th
  • Computer & Technology Classes- Start the week of September 25th
  • General Classes- Start September 16th
  • A Trip to the National Gallery of Art - Vermeer Exhibit - October 30th


  • Fall Classes
  • Computer and Technology classes fill up quickly - please sign up early!
  • Please be sure to register for classes - class sizes are limited

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