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100 Your Technology Tutor 4 spot(s) remaining


Friday      08/09/19       12:00 - 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're having? Our instructorscan help you with your laptop or other portable device (e.g. p... More

101 Men's Discussion Group (A) Class Full


Monday      04/29/19 - 08/05/19       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

This group provides a forum to engage in intellectual conversation with a peer group and explore areas of common interest. Topics for discussion are selected by the group. Limit: 29 More

102 Bethesda Men's Discussion Group (A)


Monday      04/29/19 - 08/26/19       10:30 - 12:00
BCC Regional Services Center C   

This group provides a forum to engage in intellectual conversation with a peer group and explore areas of common interest. Topics for discussion are selected by the group. Limit: 25 More

103 Total Body Workout


Monday      05/06/19 - 08/12/19       10:30 - 12:00
St. Luke's Church    

(Class on June 10 was canceled at the venue's request. There are now only 11 sessions for this class instead of 12, as indicated in the catalog.) Get energized with this multi-faceted workout cons... More

106 Gentle Qi Gong and Tai Chi 1 spot(s) remaining


Monday      05/06/19 - 08/19/19       02:30 - 03:30
St. Luke's Church    

Enjoy a blending of Qi Gong and Tai Chito promote the relaxation response within you. Balance, flexibility, coordination and stress-reduction exercises will be interwoven in easy-to-learn routines tha... More

112 Leave the Driving to Someone Else!


Monday      06/03/19       10:30 - 11:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Just because you no longer drive doesn't mean you need to be stuck at home. The Connect-A-Ride Transportation Resource Center is a free service that helps older and disabled adults find the transp... More

113 Write and Publish Your Family History


Monday      06/03/19       01:00 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Family history research has been called the second most popular hobby in the United States today. Writing and publishing a book is one way to preserve the results of your genealogy and family history ... More

114 June Book Discussion: Say Nothing


Monday      06/03/19       01:00 - 02:15
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Brad Parks has won the Shamus, Nero, and Lefty Awards, three of crime fiction’s most prestigious prizes. His suspenseful novel,Say Nothing, portrays an American family besieged by evil. Fasten y... More

115 Hedy Lamarr: The Genius Behind the Beauty Class Full


Monday      06/10/19       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

She was once considered “the most beautiful woman in the world.” Escaping from Nazi Austria to Hollywood, Hedy Lamarr became a major movie star and the inventor of the broadband system whi... More

116 Powerful Powers of Attorney - Avoiding Guardianship Class Full


Monday      06/10/19       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

A Durable Power of Attorney is one of the most important estate planning documents. If you become incapacitated and have not executed written documents designating those persons who can make medical a... More

117 Bringing History to Life


Monday      06/10/19       01:00 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Emond is a collector of Americana and early military history. In this richly-illustrated lecture, he will contrast artifacts that have appeal and interest, but whose history is lost, withwell-document... More

118 Anthony van Dyck: Baroque Prodigy


Monday      06/17/19       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

The Flemish painter Anthony van Dyck was one of many outstanding artists of the Northern Baroque. A prodigy, he was painting as a master for Peter Paul Rubens' workshop at the age of 18. He then w... More

119 Stephen Schwartz: From Godspell to Wicked


Monday      06/17/19       01:00 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Stephen Schwartz has been working steadily in American musical theater, both onstage and in film, for 40 years. We’ll look at his first success, Godspell, produced when he was only 23, and his m... More

120 Jazz Legend Anita O’Day


Monday      06/24/19       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

From the time Anita O’Day joined Gene Krupa’s band in 1941, it was fact: Anita was not strictly a big band singer, but a force of nature who saw herself as a song stylist, performer, and c... More

121 Margaret Sanger and the Controversial Pill


Monday      07/01/19       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

For as long as men and women have been making babies, they've also been trying not to have them. Margaret Sanger, born over 140 years ago, made an impact that’s both welcomed and abhorred by... More

122 July Book Discussion: The Man in the Rockefeller Suit


Monday      07/01/19       01:00 - 02:15
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Full title: The Man in the Rockefeller Suit: The Astonishing Rise and Spectacular Fall of A Serial Impostor In this age of identity theft, frauds, and scams, people are still getting fooled by fakers.... More

123 I've Got a Secret: Creating and Managing Passwords and User Names Class Full


Monday      07/08/19       10:30 - 12:15
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. How do you create IDs and passwords th... More

124 Great American Songbook: More Art of Interpretation Class Full


Monday      07/08/19       01:00 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Countless jazz and popular singers have interpreted standards from the Great American Songbook, such as Billie Holiday, Lena Horne, and Judy Garland, as well as contemporary performers.Following last ... More

125 A Verdi Trio: Trovatore, Traviata and Rigoletto


Monday      07/15/19 - 07/22/19       01:00 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Come explore three of Verdi's greatest and most successful operas. Rigoletto, Il Trovatore and La Traviata were composed during Verdi's "middle" period. We will examine various recor... More

126 Tuning In to Podcasts Class Full


Monday      07/15/19       01:30 - 03:15
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. It is for advanced beginner and intermediate computer students. Interested in listening to your favorite NPR b... More

127 The Central American Migrant Crisis Class Full


Monday      07/29/19       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Thousands of men, women, and children from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador are currently moving through Mexico, trying to reach the United States. While poverty, climate change and a lack of econo... More

128 The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel


Monday      07/29/19       01:00 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

If you like Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes detective fiction, you will enjoy Anthony Horowitz’s 2011 novel,The House of Silk. Horowitz's bookis the first work to be authorized by... More

129 August Book Discussion: My Brilliant Friend


Monday      08/05/19       01:00 - 02:15
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

So it’s August and you’re not on vacation in Italy? Do the next best thing and read the first of the four books in the Neapolitan Novels series. An international best-seller, with an Engli... More

200 Men's/Women's Discussion Group (C)


Tuesday      04/30/19 - 08/13/19       10:30 - 12:00
North Potomac Community Center    

This group provides a forum to engage in intellectual conversation with a peer group and explore areas of common interest. Topics for discussion are selected by the group.Limit: 25 More

201 Men's/Women's Discussion Group (A)


Tuesday      04/30/19 - 08/06/19       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

This group provides a forum to engage in intellectual conversation with a peer group and explore areas of common interest. Topics for discussion are selected by the group.Limit: 29 More

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


Tuesday      05/07/19 - 07/30/19       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

203 Oasis Walking Group: Explore the Trails at Great Falls


Tuesday      05/07/19 - 06/18/19       10:30 - 11:30
Trip    

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, with some small inclines and steps... More

205 Gentle Yoga 1 spot(s) remaining


Tuesday      05/07/19 - 08/27/19       11:00 - 12:00
St. Luke's Church    

This course 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 f... More

206 Cancelled - 206 - Spanish Level I


Tuesday      05/07/19 - 07/16/19       11:30 - 12:30
North Potomac Community Center Activity Room B   


(Formerly called Beginner Spanish II). This course is a continuation of basic Spanish vocabulary and grammar. The emphasis is on the Present tense of regular AR, ER, and IR verbs. Students have studie... More

208 Knitting Club


Tuesday      05/07/19 - 07/30/19       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