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Adults Program Pass (APP)

Beginning Fall 2021, purchase an Adults Program Pass (APP) and support JCCMW while enjoying an all access pass to our social groups, skill building workshops, support groups, and lifelong learning programs.

*Arts&Talks programs excluded from Adults Program Pass (APP)

$18/month provides full access to all of the below listed programs & groups. 
ONLY CLICK ON BOXES NEXT TO THE SESSION(S) YOU WANT
1- Fall 2021 Session  4 months –  $72 total
     *September 2021-December 2021
2- Winter/Spring 2022 Session 6 months – $108 total
      *January 2022-June 2022
3- Full year 10 months – $180 total
       *September 2021-June 2022

 

Social Programs

Men's Club

Wednesdays and Fridays, 9.30am – 11.30am
Join other men for bi-weekly meetings, lively conversation and comradeship.  

Location: (Wednesdays) Adult Programs Room and (Fridays) via Zoom

Please note the following dates when Men’s Club will not meet in person: 8/18/21, 8/20/21, 8/25/21, 8/27/21, 9/1/21, 9/3/21, 9/8/21, 4/22/22, 8/24/22, 8/26/22 & 8/31/22

Wonder Women

Every Other Monday, ongoing, 3pm-4pm

Join other women to connect over common interests and current events.

Offered only in person.

Location: Adult Programs Room

In Person Dates: 6/21/21, 7/12/21, 7/26/21, 8/9/21, 9/13/21, 9/27/21, 10/4/21, 10/18/21, 11/1/21, 11/15/21, 11/29/21, 12/13/21, 1/10/22, 1/24/22, 2/7/22, 2/28/22, 3/14/22, 3/28/22, 4/11/22, 4/25/22, 5/9/22, 5/23/22, 6/13/22, 6/27/22, 7/11/22, 7/25/22 & 8/8/22 

Crafting Circle

Every Other Friday, ongoing, 1pm-2pm

Join other crafters for this bi-weekly creative time. Crafters can bring any type of medium to work on while enjoying the companionship of other crafters. Volunteer knitting/crocheting experts will join the group and provide assistance most Fridays.

Offered only in person.

Location: Adult Programs Room

Crafting Circle Dates:  9/10/21, 9/24/21, 10/8/21, 10/22/21, 11/5/21, 11/19/21, 12/3/21, 12/17/21, 1/7/22, 1/21/22, 2/4/22, 2/18/22, 3/4/22, 3/18/22, 4/1/22, 4/15/22, 4/29/22, 5/13/22, 5/27/22, 6/10/22, 6/24/22, 7/8/22, 7/22/22, 8/5/22 & 8/19/22

Support Programs

Creativity Club

Once Tuesday (monthly), 11am-12pm

A social group that helps participants manage the challenges of aging while feeling more connected to yourself and others.  An extension from our Creativity Circle pilot program, group members will meet once a month on Tuesdays at 11am (see dates below) to participate in a supportive group of others like you experiencing getting older.  Come engage in reflective discussion exploring issues and feelings around aging.  

Location: Adult Programs Room and via Zoom 

Creativity Club Dates: 6/22/21, 7/20/21, 8/17/21, 9/21/21, 10/19/21, 11/23/21, 12/14/21, 1/11/22, 2/8/22, 3/15/22, 4/12/22, 5/10/22, 6/14/22, 7/12/22 & 8/9/22

Lifelong Learning Programs

Facts & Fiction

 Bi-monthly on Tuesdays, 11am-1pm

A program with various facilitators across a wide range of subject matters. Topics include politics, history and geneology to arts & culture. Similar content and facilitators from our former senior connections programs. 

DATEPROGRAMFACILITATOR
10/5/2021JEWISH GENEALOGYGARY POKRASSA
10/26/2021PRESIDENTIAL ADMINISTRATIONS PART 1JUDY LASS
11/9/2021ANTI-SEMITISM IN ART & FILMELEANOR EHRENKRANZ
11/30/2021ANTI-SEMITISM IN ART & FILMELEANOR EHRENKRANZ
12/7/2021PRESIDENTIAL ADMINISTRATIONS PART

JUDY LASS

(VIRTUAL)

12/21/2021(Grand)Parenting on a Prayer

RABBI AMY GROSSBLATT PESSAH

(VIRTUAL)

1/4/2022WHAT GREAT WORKS OF ART TEACH USELEANOR EHRENKRANZ
1/18/2022WHAT GREAT WORKS OF ART TEACH USELEANOR EHRENKRANZ
2/1/2022WOMEN LEADERS & HISTORY PART 1

JUDY LASS

(VIRTUAL)

2/15/2022JEWISH SPORTS LEGENDS & BY THE GRACE OF THE GAMEALAN FREEDMAN &         DAN GRUNFELD
3/1/2022COMEDY IN JEWISH LITERATURE & FILMELEANOR EHRENKRANZ
3/22/2022THE SERIOUS SIDE OF THE TALES OF CHELMELEANOR EHRENKRANZ
4/5/2022WOMEN LEADERS & HISTORY PART 2

JUDY LASS

(VIRTUAL)

4/19/2022ON YOUR GAME! MARCY AXELROD
5/3/2022ISRAEL PROGRAMISRAELI SHALIACH
5/17/2022TBDTBD
6/7/2022COOKING PROGRAM – NO BAKE CHEESECAKEMARA ROBERGE
6/21/2022SUCCESSFUL AGINGBILL CRAWFORD

Location: Adult Programs Room & via Zoom

Facts & Fiction Dates: 10/5/21, 10/26/21, 11/9/21, 11/30/21, 12/7/21, 12/21/21, 1/4/22, 1/18/22, 2/1/22, 2/15/22, 3/1/22, 3/22/22, 4/5/22, 4/19/22, 5/3/22, 5/17/22, 6/7/22 & 6/21/22

Skill Building Programs

Mastering Mahjong

Select Mondays, 3pm-5pm

Come learn how to play mah jong! A challenging and social game of strategy & luck, you will meet other new players, learn the basics of American Mah jong, exercise your brain and have a blast!

Location: Adult Programs Room

Summer Group Mastering Mahjong Dates: 6/14/21, 7/5/21, 7/19/21, 8/2/21 & 8/16/21

Fall Group Mastering Mahjong Dates: 9/20/21, 10/11/21, 10/25/21, 11/8/21, 11/22/21, 12/6/21 & 12/20/21

Winter/Spring Group Mastering Mahjong Dates:  1/31/22, 2/14/22, 3/7/22, 3/21/22, 4/4/22, 4/18/22, 5/2/22 & 5/16/22

Mahjong Madness

 

Wednesdays, 1pm-3pm

We provide the space and refreshments. Drop in play for experienced mahjong players.  No instruction provided during this program. Not a mahjong player, all games are welcome!

Location: Adult Programs Room

Please note that Mahjong Madness will not meet in person on  12/29/21.

Crossword Coach

Have you always wanted to master the NY Times crossword puzzle? Join filmmaker/writer/entrepreneur Steve Manin for Crossword Coach! Steve will lead the group virtually through a NY Times crossword, coaching along the way to provide insight while helping to solve the puzzle. Learn strategies to help master future puzzles!

Location: Zoom (Virtual Program) at 7pm

Crossword Coach Zoom Link Click Here

Crossword Coach Dates: December 14th at 7pm

JTech Series

Come build your technology skills & knowledge! Led by teen volunteers, adults can learn how to better utilize the technology in their lives. Also available is a partner program where teen volunteers are matched with interested adults to have personalized instruction and assistance with technology related challenges.

Location: Zoom (Virtual Program) at 1pm-2pm

JTech Coaches Zoom Link Click Here

JTech Series Dates: 11/14/21, 12/12/21, 1/9/22, 2/13/22, 3/13/22, 4/3/22 & 5/1/22

Jewish Genealogy

Led by expert Jewish Genealogist, Gary Pokrassa, you will learn about resources available, how to interpret documents, documents to search for and best search practices to research and identify your family ancestry.

Location: Zoom (Virtual Program) at 7pm

Click here for free registration

Introduction to Jewish Genealogy – 11/9/21 & 12/14/21

Other Offerings

Adult Dance: The JCCMW Dance School offers Adult Ballet and Tap Classes.