From our popular Senior Connections, to the Men’s Club morning coffees, to fitness, dance, and art classes, and ENGAGE’s volunteer program, there are plenty of ways for you to find your grove at the JCCMW.

The JCCMW’s Senior Connections offers cultural, social and current affairs programs for seniors from September-June each year.

Interested in films? Music? Current events? Cultural programs? Book discussions with authors? Want to celebrate Jewish culture, Jewish holidays and general holidays with others? We offer these programs and more for local seniors!

Senior Passports (SP) are available for people ages 65 and over. SP holders can attend all daytime events listed here, unless otherwise indicated. Program prices as follows:

$220 for a Senior Passport – includes Senior Connections events AND Mens’ Club!

  • $220 for a Senior Passport; $360 for a Married Couple Joint Passport
  • $10/$20 per event for non-passport holders


2019-2020 Senior Programs: Movies, Talks and Fun and Fellowship

NOVEMBER

Senior Connections Men’s Club
Thursday, November 21 @ 10:30-12:00 
“Book Talk Thursdays” with Richard Zoglin “Elvis in Vegas: How the King Reinvented the Las  Vegas Show”
12:30pm-2:00pm “Yiddish Culture and
Conversation: You Don’t Have To Be A Maven” Led by Maddy Simon
Friday, November 22 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
Tuesday, November 26 @ 10:30-12:00 
“Presidential Administrations: Compared & Contrasted” (Part 3 of 4)
12:30-2:00   “Tech. Tuesdays”
Wednesday, November 27 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
Thursday, November 28
THANKSGIVING
BUILDING IS CLOSED
Friday, November 29 @ 9:30 – 11:30am

DECEMBER

Tuesday, December 3 @10:30-12:00   
“Author Talk” A conversation with Susan Isaacs “Takes One To Know One”
Wednesday, December 4 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
“15 Minutes of Fitness” with Danielle Wright, JCCMW Fitness Director
Thursday, December 5 @10:30-12:00  
“Presidential Administrations: Compared and Contrasted” (4 of 4) with Professor Judy Lass
12:30am-2:00pm
“Painting Styles Of the Masters”  (4 of 4)
with JCCMW Art Director, Susan Kaufman
Friday, December 6 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
Tuesday, December 10 @ 10:30-12:00  
“Hollywood Screen Legends: Ingrid Bergman & James Stewart” 2 of 2) with Richard Knox
12:30pm-1:30 pm
“Tech With John” with JCCMW Director of Technology, John Ramahlo
Wednesday, December 11 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
Thursday, December 12
JCCMW Winter Gala – no Senior Connections programs
Friday, December 13 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
Tuesday, December 17 @ 10:30-12:00    
ART TALK: “Edith Halpert” with Jewish Museum with Docent Judy Schmeidler
Wednesday, December 18 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
11:30pm-12:30 pm
“Tech With John” with JCCMW Director of
Technology, John Ramahlo
Thursday, December 19 @ 11:00am-12:30pm  
“Yiddish Culture and Conversation: You Don’t Have To Be A Maven” Led by Maddy Simon
12:30pm-2:00pm
“Hanukah Celebration”
Lunch Will be Served. Please RSVP call
914-472-3300 X 0
Friday, December 20 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
Tuesday, December 24 @ 10:30-12:00 
Wednesday, December 25 @ 9:30 – 11:30am
Thursday, December 26
Friday, December 27 @ 9:30 – 11:30am

Senior Men’s Club

Wednesdays and Fridays ongoing, 9.30am – 11.30am.
Join other senior men for weekly meetings, lively conversation and comradeship.  Bring a kosher-style breakfast; coffee served.

Senior Passports

Senior Passports are available for seniors 65 and older to attend many of our daytime programs.

Some of the benefits for Senior Connections Passport Holders

  • Be part of an exciting and thought-provoking community
  • Welcoming and professional staff
  • The opportunity for a hassle-free experience to attend as many programs as you would like
  • Meet on Tuesdays-Fridays and occasional Sundays throughout the year
  • Socialize over kosher-style lunch brought from home on Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • A free Kosher lunch on select days (RSVP is required). Please check the calendar for dates where free lunch will be provided
  • Ample parking is available

For more information on Senior Connections and the Senior Passport, please contact:
Phyllis Kelly at (914) 472-3300 ext 423 or email to kellyp@jccmw.org.

In case of inclement weather, please call: (914)- 472- 3300 x 113 for updates.

Other Offerings

Adult Dance: The JCC offers Adult Ballet and Tap Classes, Zumba Fitness and Israeli Folk Dancing for adults.

Art Classes: The JCC offers a range of classes for adults wishing to try their hand or develop their skills in media such as wheel throwing, life drawing, ceramic pottery, Open Studio Life Painting, and Holiday Workshops.

WAJE: Westchester Adult Jewish Education, a program of the Westchester Jewish Council, offers a broad spectrum of Jewish topics for study in classes that range from single sessions to ten or more weeks.

Scarsdale Adult School: a continuing education program that offers an enrichment curriculum for lifelong learning.  For questions, please contact director@scarsdaleadultschool.org or call (914)723-2325