If you want to learn to swim, Palolem is your beach. The bay is quiet and there are enough lifeguards keeping watch.
Palolem is known to be a yoga hub. Classes are tought in various locations.
You can learn to cook Goan and Indian food in Palolem. Locals and Indians who live there offer classes.
You can also join a fishing class. This can be useful if you have never tried to catch your own fish before.
Learn the ancient Indian dance and singing form KarlaKattai