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Welcome to our Adult Arts and Enrichment Programs!

Welcome to our vibrant community of adults! We encourage you to explore our diverse range of program offerings designed to enrich your life, foster meaningful relationships, and support your journey toward a healthier, happier, and more fulfilling future.

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Upcoming Programs

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We offer a wide range of programming for older adults at the JCCMW. Many events are included in the Adult Membership Pass. Special discounts to other programs may be available.

Dinner Crew: Moderne Barn Restaurant

Sunday, May 19, 4:30 PM
Come dine with our Dinner Crew at Moderne Barn Restaurant and enjoy an evening filled with delicious cuisine and engaging conversation! Our Verve ambassador, Ellen Landau, will attend this event.…

Israeli Dancing

Sunday, May 19, 7:00 PM
Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of Israeli dance with instructor Shmulik Gov-Ari!

Henry Kissinger: The Early Years

Tuesday, May 21, 11:30 AM
Henry Kissinger lived for a century and left an indelible mark on American foreign policy and history. Join speaker Aytan Adler to learn more about the pivotal events that shaped his career and enjoy light refreshments!

Game Day

Tuesday, May 21, 1:00 PM
Join us on Tuesdays and Wednesday afternoons for free open-play game sessions! We will have mahjong, canasta, and Scrabble, but feel free to bring other games.

Men’s Club

Wednesday, May 22, 9:30 AM
Join other men for lively conversation and comradeship on Wednesday (in person) and Friday (Zoom) mornings.

Game Day

Wednesday, May 22, 1:00 PM
Join us on Tuesdays and Wednesday afternoons for free open-play game sessions! We will have mahjong, canasta, and Scrabble, but feel free to bring other games.

Men’s Club

Friday, May 24, 9:30 AM
Join other men for lively conversation and comradeship on Wednesday (in person) and Friday mornings (on Zoom).

Beginning Drawing Class

Tuesday, May 28, 9:45 AM
In this six-week course in our Friedland Makerspace, you'll learn the fundamentals of form and shape, exploring concepts like values, tones, shading, negative spaces, and foreshortening.

The Benefits of Dance

Tuesday, May 28, 11:30 AM
Learn how dance can contribute to overall well-being and vitality at any stage of life!

Game Day

Tuesday, May 28, 1:00 PM
Join us on Tuesdays and Wednesday afternoons for free open-play game sessions! We will have mahjong, canasta, and Scrabble, but feel free to bring other games.

activities for every interest

Adult Arts and Enrichment Programs

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We offer a variety of engaging community programs for adults, including tabletop games, literary workshops, and lectures, as well as fun trips and social gatherings. Pursue your interests, connect with like-minded individuals, enjoy enriching experiences, and make memorable moments!

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Men's Club

Join other men for biweekly meetings, lively conversation, and comradeship.

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Literary Programs

Book groups and author discussions.

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Lectures

Facilitators discuss a wide range of topics, including politics, history, arts, and culture.

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Trips

 Explore historic sites, see classic movies and Broadway shows, and discover new museums.

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Tabletop Games

Beginners and experienced players are welcome to join us for tabletop games, including Canasta and Mahjong. Classes and open play available.

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Art Workshops

Unleash your creativity through our engaging art workshops for adults. Discover new techniques, express yourself, and connect with fellow art enthusiasts in a welcoming and inspiring environment.

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Writing Workshops

Elevate your writing with our dynamic adult workshops. Explore various genres, enhance your creative skills, and find inspiration among fellow writers.

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Photo Club

Photographer Arnold Breisblatt will share his experience and teach you how to take better photos.

for older adults

Information and Costs

Accessing services is less overwhelming when there is a caring professional providing support at each step of the way. Through this free program, our warm and friendly connection specialist will work with isolated older adults to assess their needs and connect them to an array of community based services, including:

  • Home-delivered meals
  • Transportation
  • Vaccine appointments
  • Ongoing case-management programs
  • Home-based medical services
  • Telephone or in-person counseling
  • Home care
  • Social programming

For more information, please contact Natalie Pitheckoff, MS, MGS, at (914) 725-7300 x953 or [email protected].

This program is a collaboration between JCC Mid-Westchester and Westchester Jewish Community Services. Funded by UJA-Federation of New York.

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JCCMW Disclaimer

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We reserve the right to change or cancel classes, instructors, schedules, policies, and/or prices at any time.