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100 Bethesda Men's Discussion Group (A)


Monday      01/07/19 - 04/29/19       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

101 Men's Discussion Group (A) Class Full


Monday      01/07/19 - 04/08/19       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

103 eBay: Empty Your Attic and Find Bargains at the Same Time 1 spot(s) remaining


Monday      03/11/19 - 03/18/19       10:30 - 12:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Comp Lab   

This course is taught on Windows computers, but is suitable for both Windows and Mac users. It is for advanced beginner and intermediate students.Buying on eBay is a terrific way to find good deals. S... More

104 Total Body Workout


Monday      01/21/19 - 04/22/19       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

105 Bridge for Beginners Class Full


Monday      01/21/19 - 03/11/19       01:00 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Bridge is a terrific game that helps keep your mind alert and provides enjoyable times with friends. This course is designed for people who have never played bridge. The following topics will be cover... More

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


Monday      01/21/19 - 04/15/19       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

115 Painting with Pixels


Monday      02/25/19       10:30 - 11:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

These days, chances are that you might wander through a gallery and see a picture that is identified as a “digital painting.” But what is a digital painting? How do you paint with a comput... More

116 How to Have Civil Dialogue in Contentious Times


Monday      02/25/19       01:00 - 04:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Whether you are a participant in a discussion group or sitting at a holiday table with family and friends, conversations can get heated quickly, especially these days. In this workshop, learn the esse... More

117 Let's Talk Tech


Monday      02/25/19 - 03/25/19       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

Do you like to broaden your knowledge base by talking with others about the latest technology ? This discussion group will work together to select topics of mutual interest. There are many options, in... More

118 "The Shadow President: The Truth About Mike Pence"


Monday      03/04/19       10:30 - 12:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus Auditorium   

Mike Pence, who proclaims himself a Christian first, a conservative second, and a Republican third, has long worn a carefully constructed mask of Midwestern nice. Behind his self-proclaimed humility, ... More

119 Hamilton: Man and Musical


Monday      03/04/19       01:30 - 03:30
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus Auditorium   

Alexander Hamilton has always beenknown as a centralplayer in America’s early history, but the smash Broadway musicalHamiltonhas focused new attention on the life of thisfascinating individual. ... More

120 Women in American Roots Music


Monday      03/11/19       10:30 - 12:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus Auditorium   

The genres of blues and jazz (and their unruly stepchild, rock'n'roll) have been dominated by men. Yet there are numerous women who have made immeasurable contributions to these art forms, eit... More

121 Women in Politics: Lessons from 2018 and What They Mean for 2020


Monday      03/11/19       01:30 - 02:30
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus Auditorium   

Since the 2016 election, there has been a remarkable surge in women's activism — and it’s been mirrored by a surge in female candidates for political office. Fischer Martin will offer ... More

122 The Joy of Yiddish Musical Theater


Monday      03/18/19       10:30 - 12:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus Auditorium   

Take a musical journey into the world of Yiddish theater. Fridman and Isaacs bring some of the theater’s most famous writers, stars and plays to life through music and stories. Much of Yiddish t... More

123 US, Russia, and China: The Triangular Relationship


Monday      03/18/19       01:30 - 03:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus Auditorium   

Nearly fifty years ago, President Richard Nixon and National Security Adviser Henry Kissinger developed the "Strategic Triangle"for relations between the United States, the Soviet Union, and... More

124 Klingon: The Evolution of a Constructed Language


Monday      03/25/19       10:30 - 11:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Marc Okrand created the Klingon language, which began as a few lines of dialogue in the firstStar Trekmovie. Klingon has grown to be what theGuinness Book of World Recordsonce dubbed the world’s... More

125 Google: It's More Than You Think! Class Full


Monday      03/25/19       01:00 - 04:00
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. It is for advanced beginner and intermediate computer students. The ability to use a computer, the internet a... More

126 Food as Medicine


Monday      03/25/19       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Doctors have long prescribed specific diet changes to promote health and decrease the risks of developing chronic health problems. And, for many health conditions, the recommended first step in treatm... More

127 Middle East Chaos: Implications for Israeli-Palestinian Progress


Monday      04/01/19       10:30 - 12:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus Auditorium   

Middle East unrest is spreading, with political ramifications and global economic risks as longstanding rivalries escalate. Is there room to address meaningfully the Israeli-Palestinian issue? Would p... More

128 How the 1960s Shaped Politics Today


Monday      04/01/19       01:30 - 03:00
Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus Auditorium   

The 1960s continue to reverberate in our country. From civil rights to feminism to gay liberation to the environmental movement to the silent majority, what started back then has shaped and influenced... More

129 Tutor Workshop: Incorporating Math into Your Literacy Sessions


Monday      04/01/19       01:30 - 03:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Classroom   

Susan DiManna is the Staff Development specialist/Math Representative at Ritchie Park Elementary School and has developed ways in which to incorporated math into literacy sessions for elementary schoo... More

200 Men/Women Discussion Group (C)


Tuesday      01/08/19 - 04/30/19       10:30 - 12:00
North Potomac Community Center    

The 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.Limit: 25 More

201 Men/Women Discussion Group (A) 3 spot(s) remaining


Tuesday      01/08/19 - 04/09/19       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

The 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.Limit: 29 More

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


Tuesday      01/22/19 - 04/16/19       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 Women's Discussion Group (B)


Tuesday      01/15/19 - 04/09/19       10:30 - 12:00
White Oak Community Center    

We are faced with personal dilemmas every day and many of the things we struggle with are universal. Hearing from others and sharing your thoughts make for an interesting and enjoyable time. You are e... More

205 Gentle Yoga Class Full


Tuesday      01/15/19 - 04/09/19       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 Beginner Spanish II 5 spot(s) remaining


Tuesday      01/15/19 - 04/02/19       11:30 - 12:30
North Potomac Community Center Activity Room B   

Students should understand verb conjugations and be acquainted with a variety of vocabulary words.New students: please contact the instructor, judithlowe@verizon.net, for advice regarding class placem... More

208 Beginner Spanish III


Tuesday      01/15/19 - 04/02/19       01:00 - 02:00
North Potomac Community Center Activity Room B   

Students should have an understanding of regular, irregular and stem-changing verbs as well as a substantial vocabulary. New students: please contact the instructor, judithlowe@verizon.net, for advice... More

213 C&O Canal: Dividing Line Between the Union and Confederacy


Tuesday      04/09/19       01:00 - 02:30
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Large Room   

Because of the C & O Canal's strategic position as an important commercial and transportation waterway, both the Union and Confederate armies sought to control it. This presentation will explo... More

217 Three Unique Biblical Dreams Class Full


Tuesday      02/12/19 - 02/26/19       10:30 - 12:00
Oasis at the Macy's Home Store Small Room   

In the Bible, dreams are one of the means that God (or a deity) sends messages about the future. However, biblical dreams are not always clear, and their interpretation can also be ambiguous. In this ... More