Senior Fitness Classes

Fitness Classes

Classes that are fun and challenging

• Senior Get Fit: Mondays - Starts September 9th

• Senior Get Fit: Thursdays - Starts September 12th

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

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

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

• Qigong/Tai-Chi - Intermediate: Mondays - Starts September 9th

• Total Body Strength for Seniors: Thursdays - Starts September 12th

Technology Classes

Technology Classes

Computers, Smartphones and Tablets

• Technology & Internet Security: October 3rd

• Intro to iPhone - Learning the Basics: October 3rd

• iPhone Class - Beyond the Basics: October 17th

• Learn That App!: October 17th

• ilove iPad - Intermediate: November 6th and 13th

• Google - It's More Than You Think: November 6th

Music Classes

Arts & Music

Entertaining & Educational

• Post Impressionists - Vincent Van Gogh - Sep 10th

• Women Artists in Renaissance Europe - Sep 23rd

• Monet & Giverny: A Personal Vision - Oct 17th

• The Art of Giovanni Segantini - Nov 14th

• Post Impressionists - Odilon Redon - Nov 18th

• Paris in the 1920's: Artists and Writers - Nov 6th

• TV and the Broadway Muscial: Part I & II - Sep 18/25

• Jerry Herman and his Musicals: Part I & II - Oct 3/10

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History & General Interests

Interesting and Informative classes

• American Carnage - The Wars of Donald Trump Part I & II - Sep 17/24

• The 2020 Presidential Election - Oct 21st

• Hippie Woman Wild - Oct 21st

• The Declaration of Independence - Oct 1st

• Greek & Roman Philosophy - Part I & II- Oct 16th AM & PM

• Ernest Hemingway - Spy or Activist? - Nov 4th

• Trip to the National Geographic Museum - Sep 12th

• How to Write the Story of Your Life - Wednesdays Oct 16th to Nov 20th


Join us for our Fall 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 for our Fall 2019 catalog.

  • Melvin Goodman, Retired CIA and State Department Analyst, Author will present a two-part lecture titled “American Carnage: The Wars of Donald Trump": Donald Trump and the American Presidency
  • Columnist Eleanor Clift, will present a lecture titled “The Current Political Landscape & the 2020 Presidential Election”
  • Carol Schlanger, Actress, Author will present a lecture based on her book “Hippie Woman Wild: A Memoir of Life & Love on an Oregon Commune”
  • Ori Soltes, Professor of Theology, Philosophy and Art History, Author, will present a two-part lecture titled “Greek & Roman Philosophy”
  • We will take two trips this Fall, one to National Geographic Museum for the “Queens of Egypt” and another to the National Gallery of Art with Art Historian Nora Hamerman to tour the art of the Children in the Renaissance.

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


Beverly Amsterdam
Executive Director
Live & Learn Bethesda


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  • Registration is now open for our fall 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 September 9th
  • Computer & Technology Classes- Start October 3rd
  • General Classes- Start September 9th
  • Music Classes - Start September 18th


  • Fall Classes
  • Class 1339, Post Impressionists - Vincent Van Gogh, is now Class 1400
  • Class 1340, Post Impressionists - Paul Cezanne, is now Class 1401
  • Class 1341, Women Artists in Renaissance Europe, is now Class 1402
  • Class 1341, Women Artists in Renaissance Europe, is on Monday Sept 23rd

Art Classes
Technology Classes
Fitness Classes
Music classes
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