Senior Fitness Classes

Fitness Classes

Classes that are fun and challenging

• Senior Get Fit: Mondays - Starts April 3rd

• Senior Get Fit: Thursdays - Starts April 6th

• Fit & Flow Yoga: Mondays - Starts April 3rd

• Zumba Gold - Toning Too!: Tuesdays - Starts April 4th

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Beginners Class: Mondays - Starts April 3rd

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Intermediate: Wednesdays - Starts April 5th

Technology Classes

Technology Classes

Computers, Smartphones and Tablets

• Discover Facebook: April 27th

• Intro to iPhone - Learning the Basics: April 27th

• iPhone Class - Beyond the Basics: May 4th

• Gmail Basics: May 4th

• iPad for Beginners Class: June 1st

• iPad Class - Intermediate: June 8th

• Protecting Your PC: June 1st

• What Google Has to Offer: June 8th

Music Classes

Arts & Music

Entertaining & Educational

• Introduction to Collage: Mixed Media Landscape Painting - May 2nd

• Sacred & Stolen-Confessions of a Museum Director - May 8th

• Silk Painting: Learn a Unique Creative Technique - Starting May 10th

• Mysteries of the Creation of Art - May 11th

• What Makes a Broadway Musical Hit or a Miss? - April 26th

• Broadway Divas and Their Musicals - Part 1 - May 23rd

• The Film and Show Scores of Frank Loesser - June 15th

• Broadway Divas and Their Musicals - Part 2 - June 27th

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History & General Interests

Interesting and Informative classes

• Diabetes Support Group - Starts April 22nd

• Trip to the National Gallery of Art New East Building- April 24th

• The 3 Waves of Jewish Migration of China: 1842-1941 - April 25th

• Great American Trials: The Sam Shepard Murder Case- April 27th

• Creating the Louvre - May 1st

• Energy 101: Making Your Home Efficient- May 2nd

• How to Write the Story of Your Life - Starts May 3rd

• Taking Better Photographs - Starts May 11th


Come join us for our Spring/Summer 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.

A few Highlights from our Spring/Summer 2017 Catalog:

  • A Trip to the Newly Renovated and Expanded East Building of the National Gallery of Art with art historian Ann Wiker
  • Sacred and Stolen - Confessions of a Museum Director, presented by Gary Vikan, PhD, author, and former director, The Walters Art Museum of Baltimore
  • Trump! - The Dawn of a New Style of Presidency, presented by Shelby Coffey, Vice Chairman of the Newseum, and formerly editor of the Los Angeles Times, president of CNN Business News, and executive vice president of ABC News.

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 Spring and Summer.


Beverly Amsterdam
Executive Director
Live & Learn Bethesda


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  • Registration is now open for our Spring/Summer 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 April 3rd
  • Computer & Technology Classes- Start the week of April 24th
  • General Classes- Start the week of April 24th
  • A Trip to the Newly Renovated East Building of the National Gallery of Art - April 24th


  • Filled Classes
  • iPad Classes 962 and 964, GMail Class 960, Facebook Class 958, PC Class 963, and Google Class 965
  • iPhone Beyond the Basics Class 961 is filled, but there are a few openings left in iPhone Beginners Class 959

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