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100 Your Technology Tutor


Sunday      12/31/17       12:00 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Comp Lab   

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Thedate of your tutor session will be determined after you sign up for this class. This is your opportunity to have a private lesson with one of our computer instructors. Maybe you want to advance a c... More

101 Men's Discussion Group (A) Class Full


Monday      08/28/17 - 12/11/17       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 Upcounty Men's Discussion Group


Monday      08/28/17 - 12/11/17       12:45 - 02:00
Sunrise at Montgomery Village    

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 Mid-Year New Tutor Training


Monday & Wednesday      01/08/18 - 01/10/18       01:00 - 04:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Classroom   


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

107 Qi Gong and Tai Chi Easy 1 spot(s) remaining


Monday      09/11/17 - 12/04/17       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

109 Total Body Workout Class Full


Monday      10/02/17 - 12/18/17       10:30 - 12:00
St. Luke's 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

120 Tutor Workshop #2: Engage Active Students and Draw Out Those Who Are Quiet


Monday      03/12/18       01:30 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Classroom   


Many of our students are highly active and experience difficulty staying on task while others are quiet and withdrawn. Gloria willhelp us to better understand these children while introducing strategi... More

128 Cancelled - 128 - A Story of Hope in a Challenged World: Fa


Monday      11/20/17       10:30 - 12:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus    


For over a decade, Catalyst for Peace, a US-based foundation, has partnered with Fambul Tok (Family Talk), an organization created in the aftermath of Sierra Leone’s devastating civil war. Tappi... More

129 The Case of the Unraveling Investigation


Monday      11/20/17       01:30 - 03:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus    

Criminal investigations do not always end up where they began. This class will focus on a high-profile criminal investigation regarding alleged sexual offenses at a Montgomery County high school. We w... More

130 Carl Perkins: Mr. Blue Suede Shoes Class Full


Monday      11/27/17       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Rockabilly artist Carl Perkins was on an upward trajectory in direct competition with his friend Elvis Presley when something happened that would forever affect his career, but not his great talent an... More

131 December Book Discussion: Private Eyes Class Full


Monday      12/04/17       01:00 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Do you like mystery fiction that focuses on the psychology of the characters? Author Jonathan Kellerman is a master, not surprising given his PhD in clinical psychology and his 2015 American Psycholog... More

132 The Failure to Bomb Auschwitz


Monday      11/20/17       10:30 - 12:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus    

From mid-May through mid-July, 1944, over 400,00 Hungarian Jews were transported to Auschwitz. During this period, Auschwitz was arguably within range of US bombers. In the spring of 1944, Jewish grou... More

200 Men/Women Discussion Group (C) 5 spot(s) remaining


Tuesday      09/05/17 - 12/12/17       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 Note: This discussion group meets offsite atthe North Potomac Senior Center. (13850 Travilah Road,Rockvi... More

201 Men/Women Discussion Group (A) Class Full


Tuesday      08/29/17 - 12/12/17       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

209 No Bones About It! Exercise for Bone Strength (A) 3 spot(s) remaining


Tuesday      09/12/17 - 12/12/17       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

210 Women's Discussion Group (B)


Tuesday      09/12/17 - 12/19/17       10:30 - 12:00
White Oak Community Center    

We are faced with personal dilemmas every day. You will be surprised to see that many of the same things you may have been struggling with are universal. Hearing from others and sharing your thoughts ... More

211 Oasis Walking Group


Tuesday      09/12/17 - 11/21/17       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store    

Join the Oasis walkers this fall! The group will meet at Oasis. Weather permitting, folks will then carpool to interesting, local places for an outdoor walk. If the weather is not good, the group will... More

212 Gentle Yoga


Tuesday      09/12/17 - 12/19/17       11:00 - 12:00
St. Luke's Church    

In this class we will use gentle yoga standing poses to improve our balance and make leg muscles and bones stronger. We will utilize poses forstrengthening upper body muscles and incorporate neuron tr... More

215 Knitting Club Class Full


Tuesday      09/12/17 - 12/05/17       03:00 - 04:15
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! Our Knitting Club is a great way to share your love of knitting. The skills required to join are casting on... More

236 Waltzing Around the World


Tuesday      11/21/17       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

The waltz swept out of Germany in the middle of the eighteenth century to conquer all of Europe. It was a smash hit from the very start, mesmerizing listeners into non-stop revelry. Initially, classic... More

237 $aving $$$ on your Comca$t Bill


Tuesday      11/21/17       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Comcast supplies a significant portion of the customers who use Internet, Cable TV and Phone services in Montgomery County. A major complaint of Comcast customers is that charges for these services ha... More

238 From Silver Screen to Broadway Musical Class Full


Tuesday      11/28/17 - 12/05/17       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

If you are going to invest $14 -18 million in a new musical, you want to first make sure there will be an audience for it. What better way to do so than base your show on a popular film?We will examin... More

239 Pass On Your Story & Preserve Your Legacy


Tuesday      11/28/17       01:00 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

If you were inspired by your parents or grandparents, or simply wanted to know more about them, you’re aware of the impact your own life story can make on future generations. Taking advantage of... More

240 Norway's Remarkable Role in World War II Class Full


Tuesday      12/05/17       01:00 - 02:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

(Please note: due to demand, an additional section of this class is being offered on December 5 at 3 pm. See class #243.) Although Norway was seldom in the headlines during World War II, the country p... More

243 Norway's Remarkable Role in World War II


Tuesday      12/05/17       03:00 - 04:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Although Norway was seldom in the headlines during World War II, the country played an important role in aiding the final Allied victory. The Norwegian Resistance and German fears of Allied invasion t... More

300 Men/Women Discussion Group (B) Class Full


Wednesday      08/30/17 - 12/13/17       10:30 - 12:00
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: 26 More

316 Caregiver Support Group Series 1 spot(s) remaining


Wednesday      10/04/17 - 11/29/17       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Kitchen   

Even when caring for a loved one is an act of love, it still takes many new skills and a great deal of energy. It also raises a lot of questions. Our Caregiver Series will offer a place to learn from ... More

333 The "Baltimore Plot" to Murder Abraham Lincoln


Wednesday      11/29/17       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

In February of 1861, just days before he assumed the presidency, Abraham Lincoln faced a “clear and fully matured” threat of assassination as he traveled by train from Springfield to Washi... More

334 The Hagia Sophia: Byzantine Glory and Beyond


Wednesday      11/29/17       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

The magnificent church of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul (formerly Constantinople) embodies the architectural and theological aspirations of the First Golden Age of Byzantine art under Emperor Justinian I (... More

335 Beltway Shooting Spree Class Full


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

This case review examines what happened in May 2016 when estranged husband Eulalio Tordil went on a killing spree following a domestic split and the loss of his job. Over the course of two terrifying ... More