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100 Your Technology Tutor


Friday      08/31/18       12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Comp Lab   

Do you want to advance a computer skill, fill in some gaps in your knowledge, orsolve acomputer problem you've been having? Our instructorscan help you with your PC, Mac, or iPad in a private sess... More

100 Tutor Workshop: Getting the Most Out of Your Read-Alouds


Monday      10/15/18       01:30 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Classroom   


Linda Shiffman, our Oasis Trainer, will share ideas about a variety of activities that can be done to extend your read alouds. These strategies will be applicable to both fiction and nonfiction books.... More

100 September New Tutor Training (A)


Monday      09/13/18       10:00 - 04:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large classroom   


Would you like to join our wonderful group of Oasis tutors andmentor a youngstudent in our community? This all day training is required in order to become an Oasis tutor and is availableONLY tothose w... More

101 Men's Discussion Group (A) Class Full


Monday      04/30/18 - 08/20/18       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

The Oasis men's discussion group provides a forum to engage in intellectual conversation with a peer group and explore areas of common concern. Subjects for discussion are selected by the group. L... More

102 Bethesda Men's Discussion Group (A)


Monday      04/30/18 - 08/27/18       10:30 - 12:00
BCC Regional Services Center C   

The Oasis men's discussion group provides a forum to engage in intellectual conversation with a peer group and explore areas of common concern. Subjects for discussion are selected by the group. L... More

103 Total Body Workout


Monday      04/30/18 - 07/16/18       10:30 - 12:00
Trinity Lutheran Church    

Get energized with this multi-faceted workout consisting of easy-to-follow dance moves done to music ranging from Pop to Latin to Disco, strengthening exercises with weights and/or elastic tubing, tec... More

104 Cancelled - 104 - Ready, Set, Move!


Monday      04/30/18 - 07/23/18       02:30 - 03:30
Trinity Lutheran Church    


Do you want to become more active, but are not sure where to begin? In this class, you'll learn a number of fun ways to incorporate physical activity into your everyday life. We'll learn compo... More

116 AARP Smart Driver Course Class Full


Monday      06/25/18       10:15 - 03:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

This AARP Smart Driver Course is an upgrade of the older Driver Safety refresher course. Drivers who complete the course may receive a multi-year discount on their auto insurance, depending on state r... More

117 Secrets of Communicating with Adult Children (A) Class Full


Monday      06/25/18       12:30 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

(Repeat of last term's sold-out class.) Once your children are grown, it can be hard to find the right balance between providing parental advice and letting them experience life’s challenges... More

118 Secrets of Communicating with Adult Children (B) Class Full


Monday      06/25/18       02:30 - 04:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

(Repeat of last term's sold-out class.) Once your children are grown, it can be hard to find the right balance between providing parental advice and letting them experience life’s challenges... More

119 July Book Discussion #1: Clementine:The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill Class Full


Monday      07/02/18       01:00 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Winston Churchill famously credited Clementine Hozier Churchill with enabling him to guide Great Britain to victory in World War II. Of course, her devotion to him came at a cost.Please read the book ... More

120 $ave $$$ on your Comca$t Bill


Monday      07/02/18       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Comcast supplies a significant portion of the Internet, Cable TV and Phone services in Montgomery County. Many customers complain that fees have crept up and feel that they have very limited alternati... More

121 PDF: Pretty Darn Fantastic (Computer File Format)! Class Full


Monday      07/09/18       12:30 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Comp Lab   

This class is taught on a Windows computer, but is suitable for both Windows and Mac users. It is for advanced beginner and intermediate computer students. (New students: Please take our computer skil... More

122 Great Tenors Class Full


Monday      07/09/18       01:00 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Since the advent of recorded sound, many of the great singers of the past left their vocal legacy on recordings. This lecture will concentrate on the great tenors, among them Francesco Tamagno, who cr... More

123 In Case of Emergency (ICE) – The Cool Way Your SmartPhone Could Save Your Life Class Full


Monday      07/16/18       01:00 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

There are simple steps you can take to allow emergency responders to gain access to your medical information via your SmartPhone. We will also discuss an ICE strategy extending beyond the smartphone p... More

124 James McNeill Whistler: A Life for Art's Sake Class Full


Monday      07/23/18       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

American expatriate, dandy, irascible personality and conscientious artist, James A.M. Whistler worked in multiple media—drawing, printmaking, pastel and oil. Famously denying any narrative cont... More

125 Joan Crawford: Monster or Martyr?


Monday      07/23/18       01:00 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

From flapper to Shop Girl to Glamour-puss, Joan Crawford reinvented herself many times and sustained a career that lasted nearly 50 years. Our lecture will cover the star's work from various video... More

126 July Book Discussion #2: In the Midst of Winter Class Full


Monday      07/30/18       01:00 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Enjoy a sweeping novel about three very different people who are brought together in a mesmerizing story that journeys from present-day Brooklyn to Guatemala in the recent past to 1970s Chile and Braz... More

127 August New Tutor Training Class Full


Monday & Wednesday      08/27/18 - 08/29/18       01:00 - 04:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Tutortraining will provide you with the skills you need to begin working as a volunteer tutor in our wonderful intergenerational tutoring program. If you would like to join our group of tutor voluntee... More

200 Men/Women Discussion Group (C)


Tuesday      05/01/18 - 08/14/18       10:30 - 12:00
North Potomac Senior Center    

Join us for a lively discussion on current topics that will be selected by the group. Limit: 26 More

201 Gentle Yoga 3 spot(s) remaining


Tuesday      05/01/18 - 07/24/18       11:00 - 12:00
Trinity Lutheran Church    

This class uses gentle yoga standing poses to improve our balance and make leg muscles and bones stronger. We will utilize poses for strengthening upper body muscles and incorporate neuron training fo... More

202 Men/Women Discussion Group (A) Class Full


Tuesday      05/01/18 - 08/07/18       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Join us for a lively discussion on current topics that will be selected by the group. Limit: 28 More

203 No Bones About It! Exercise for Bone Strength (A) Class Full


Tuesday      05/08/18 - 07/24/18       10:00 - 11:00
BCC Regional Services Center D   

Maintain bone strength or reduce your rate of bone loss with specialized strength-training exercises. Strengthen all your major muscle groups and improve balance, flexibility and posture. You will per... More

207 Intermediate Spanish I


Tuesday      05/08/18 - 07/24/18       11:30 - 12:30
North Potomac Senior Center Activity Room B   

Students should have a knowledge of present tense verbs, regular and irregular, and vocabulary based on clothing, weather, health, food and communication. New students: please contact the instructor, ... More

209 Beginner Spanish II


Tuesday      05/08/18 - 07/24/18       01:00 - 02:00
North Potomac Senior Center Activity Room B   

Students should understand verb conjugations and know simple vocabulary related to greetings, personal information, home and office environment. New students: please contact the instructor, judithlowe... More

210 Beginner Spanish III 4 spot(s) remaining


Tuesday      05/08/18 - 07/24/18       02:15 - 03:15
North Potomac Senior Center Activity Room B   

Students should have knowledge of present tense conjugations and vocabulary related to the marketplace, numbers, time, travel and theater. New students: please contact the instructor, judithlowe@veriz... More

211 Knitting Club


Tuesday      05/08/18 - 08/07/18       03:00 - 04:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Kitchen   

What's more fun than knitting solo? Joining a club where every week is a knitting party! The skills required to join are casting on, knitting, purling and binding off. Bring your current project(s... More

213 Oasis Walking Group: Explore the Trails at Great Falls


Tuesday      05/15/18 - 06/26/18       10:30 - 11:30
TBD - location determined based on enrollment.    

For each of the four summer walks, walkers will meet at the parking lot across from the Old Angler's Inn, 10801 MacArthur Boulevard, Potomac, MD 20854. The terrain is mostly flat, natural surface,... More

225 Special Tour of the National Archives Class Full


Wednesday      07/11/18       09:40 - 10:45
Trip    

Please note: We have changed the registration process for trips. There is no longer a lottery and you may register online, as well as by mail or in-person. Trip Registration will open on Tuesday, Apri... More

229 Shopping on the Internet 4 spot(s) remaining


Tuesday      06/26/18       01:00 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Comp Lab   

This class is taught on Windows computers, but is suitable for both Windows and Mac users. This class is for advanced beginner and intermediate computer students only. (New students: Please take our c... More