Senior Fitness Classes

Fitness Classes

Classes that are fun and challenging

• Senior Get Fit: Mondays - Starts Jan 9th

• Senior Get Fit: Thursdays - Starts Jan 12th

• Fit & Flow Yoga: Mondays - Starts Jan 9th

• Zumba Gold - Toning Too!: Tuesdays - Starts Jan 10th

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Beginners Class: Mondays - Starts Jan 9th

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Intermediate: Wednesdays - Starts Jan 11th

Technology Classes

Technology Classes

Computers, Smartphones and Tablets

• Connections for the Digital Age: 9/22, 29

• Intro to iPhone - Learning the Basics: 9/22

• iPhone Class - Beyond the Basics: 9/29

• Windows 10 Class - Essentials: 11/1, 8

• iPad for Beginners Class: 11/10, 17

• iLove iPad Class - Intermediate: 11/1, 8

• Smartphones - Learning the Basics: 11/10

• Smartphones - Beyond the Basics: 11/17

• Google - It's More Than You Think!: 11/15

Music Classes

Arts & Music

Entertaining & Educational

• Smithsonian Collection- The European Engravings: 9/29

• Famous Artist Collaborations - Auguste Rodin & Camille Claudel: 9/29

• Toulouse-Lautrec and the Moulin Rouge: 10/6

• Trip to the Baltimore Art Museum: 10/27

• The Rise of the Broadway Golden Age - 1950-1959: 10/27

• The Broadway Golden Age Crests - 1960-1964: 10/5

• Lerner and Loewe - We Remember Them Well: 10/26

• The Decline of Broadway Golden Age - 1965-1975: 11/18

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History & General Interests

Interesting and Informative classes

• Diabetes Support Group - Starts 9/17

• Selecting a President - Part 1: 9/19

• The Ancient Greeks- Alternative Archaeologists to the Past: 9/21

• Untangling the Web of the Middle East - 9/28

• Normalizing Relationships with Cuba - 9/29

• Antisemitism in America - 1880's to 1940's: 9/21

• A Brief History of the Japanese Empire- 1895-1945: 9/27

• How to Write Your Life's Story - Starts 9/28


A warm welcome to our Live & Learn Bethesda friends, both old and new.

Come join us for our Winter 2017 catalog season. I encourage you to explore your curiosity with our wide array of offerings. No matter where you live, the only requirement is a keen desire to learn. Expand your interests, deepen your knowledge, and be part of a learning community full of diversity, insight, intellectual and cultural stimulation.

Our instructors are selected for their passion and depth of knowledge in their chosen subject areas that devote their time and talents to you. Live & Learn Bethesda is your road map, providing unique and exciting learning experiences as you travel down the road.

We occasionally have to change class schedules and we send emails to notify you of any cancelations or other updates to the class. Please make sure that your email address is up to date and watch for emails from Live & Learn Bethesda so that you have the latest information.

We hope you have visited our new website which was designed by our computer/technology instructor Jason Vogel and his website company Adsento. The website will be updated frequently to provide current information on LLB classes, including class cancelations.

We invite you to discover the enjoyment of being at Live & Learn Bethesda, where “learning & friendship thrive”. Our classes are open to everyone, no matter where you live.

I look forward to seeing you often this Winter.


Beverly Amsterdam
Executive Director
Live & Learn Bethesda


  • Registration & Website Info
  • Registration is still open for many of our November classes. Please visit our registration page to view and register for classes.
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Upcoming Classes

  • 2016! The Wildest Election Year — and the World the Next President Inherits - Monday Oct 31st at 1:30 pm
  • The Right of Free Expression Under the First Amendment - Wednesday Nov 2nd at 10:30 am
  • Diamonds of the Forbidden Zone - Wednesday Nov 2nd at 1:00 pm


  • November Smartphone Classes
  • Smartphone Classes, Learning the Basics, and Beyond the Basics, still have openings. Register for these classes and learn how to make the most of these powerful devices. These classes are not for iPhones.

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