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OPAL Center LogoWe are excited to open our 21st senior center, the Online Programs for Adult Learning (OPAL) Center. A virtual senior center; OPAL combines all the wonderful hybrid classes and online programs offered by our senior centers, along with evidence-based classes and a variety of upcoming programs provided by our partners.

How to Participate in OPAL Programs

To participate in OPAL's programs, email to request the Google Document access link. Please note the link never changes but the information in the document is frequently updated. Include the following information in your email:

  • Your name
  • Date of birth 
  • Which senior center you are a member of, if any


BCDA has partnered with GetSetUp to provide the County's older adults with a wide array of free classes and programs, just use the coupon code: Baltimore. Access is funded through a grant from the Maryland Department of Aging, and includes:

  • 350 classes, topics include exercise, cooking as well as courses to learn new skills
  • Brain games
  • Opportunities to make new friends
  • Technology classes to teach you more about using devices, cloud services, Zoom and Google documents
  • Expert speakers on a variety of topics

Create an account to get started with the new member orientation and a tour of the website and class offerings. You can view the class schedule up to two weeks in advance. If you frequently participate in BCDA's online programs, you will be amazed at the additional programs you now have access to.

Register for Evidence-Based and Virtual Classes

Use the registration form below to register for upcoming evidence-based and for virtual classes with a fee. If the class has a required fee, registration is not complete until payment has been received. Mail payment or donations to

Cathy Wilson, OPAL Director
611 Central Avenue, Room 320
Towson, Maryland 21204

Watch the "Evidence of Health" video to learn more about our evidence-based programs.

Listen to our podcast created by our On the Air class. It's an old time radio show. Enjoy! 

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Upcoming Programs and Classes

View a listing of OPAL programs below or browse the calendar for additional dates.

  • Timeslips
  • Monday February 13 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM