Shemini Atzeret Hours: Sunday, October 20-Fitness Center open 7am-6pm, Administration closed. Monday, October 21-JCC is closed. 

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Adult Classes

The Adult Programs Department plans a multitude of events and programs throughout the year that are educational, cultural, entertaining, stimulating and just plain fun. Click on the program name for a description of the class.  

Day   Time     Class & Description
Monday
 
10:30am    

Growing Wiser

Every Monday.
Live your later years with wisdom and joy. Join us to make valuable connections, boost your happiness and discover new ways to thrive. 

Members & Community: FREE 
Room 135

Call 954-434-0499, ext. 370.


11:00am    

Brain Games

If you enjoy the challenge of word games, this is your chance to put your skills to the test.  Join Shayna for interactive Brain Games held in a small, group setting where you can exercise your mind meet people with similar interests and have some fun!

Members & Community: FREE

1st & 3rd Monday each month • On-going classes.
Room 114

For more information or to register, contact 954.434.0499, ext. 370.


12:30pm    

Mah-Jongg & Canasta

Learn mah-jongg basics or just come to play.  This is an ongoing class so you may join at anytime.  Instruction is available if needed.  Come by yourself to learn or bring your mah-jongg group to play.
Instructor: Nancy Alberts

Members & Community: $5 per class + card fee of $8 (Beginner lessons $10 per class)
Ongoing
Room 135

For more information call Nancy Alberts at 954.648-9784.


Tuesday   10:30am    

World News

In this popular and lively discussion class learn about what is going on in today’s world and talk about topics that are directly from newspapers at home and abroad.

Facilitator: Peter Levine

Members & Community: FREE
Room 135

For more information or to register, contact 954.434.0499, ext. 370.

Peter Levine was born in New York City and educated in the city public education system. He attended The George Washington University where he received a BA in history. He also completed 2 years of graduate work in history and political science at C.W. Post College while working at WCBS-TV News. He left New York in 1967 to lecture at the Copenhagen International School where he taught history, government and introductory economics. Most recently he worked at the Broward County Property Appraiser's office for 10 years working in the Community Outreach Department. He represented the Appraiser's office at homeowner, condo and civic association meetings. Peter Levine is now retired.


10:30am    

Yiddish Class

Appreciate the Yiddish language by exploring literature and culture through classroom discussion. All levels from beginner to philosophers are welcome.

Instructor: Jay Riazanow

Members & Community: FREE 
Room: HLC

For information contact Jay Riazanow at 954-835-0532.


10:30am    

Bereavement Group

This support group, facilitated by experienced counselors, is for individuals who have lost a loved one. It is run in collaboration with Catholic Hospice. Please call before first time attendance. 

Members & Community: FREE 
Room 113

For information call 954-434-0499, ext. 370.


12:15pm    

Feliz 60+

Un espacio para disfrutar
NUEVA ACTIVIDAD ESPECIAL PARA 60+
con almuerzo incluido

Los martes de 12:00 pm a 2:00 pm

Hay peliculas que nos impactan, nos dejan pensando y nos gustaría comentar con otros. Miramos una película. La discutimos y conocemos linda gente. Usamos la trama de la película para reflexionar sobre situaciones cotidianas, emociones, vínculos, valores, culturas y mucho más…
¡Te esperamos! Invita a tus conocidos.

A $2 donation is recommended.
This lunch program is sponsored through a partnership with the David Posnack Jewish Community Center, the State of Florida Department of Elder Affairs and the Aging Disability Resources Center.
Para registrarse o más información, contacta a Perla Sananes, 954-434-0499, ext. 203,psananes@dpjcc.org

Members & Community: FREE
Room 114

Facilitadora: Miriam Moussatche-Wechsler
Es terapeuta-coach y docente adjunta en la Universidad de Miami y de la Florida en el programa Olli. Los talleres y grupos que Miriam ofrece vienen transformando a aquellos interesados en explorar nuevas maneras de vivir mejor y más feliz.


12:15pm    

IJKL "Our Beliefs"

Room 135

"Our Beliefs" a Pillars of Judaism Class with Dr. Sandra Lilienthal
We will discuss: What do Jews believe in? Who/What is God? What happened at Mount Sinai? Will there be a Messianic Era? What is is and what would that look like? Why are we connected to the Land of Israel? Do miracles exist? Do we believe in Satan? What happens after we die? All this and more.

TuesdaysOct. 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec. 3, 10,17, Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 from 12:15-1:45 p.m.

$210 for the course includes lunch 
$15 drop-in

CLICK HERE to Register
Click here to view flyer. 

For more information, Call Kim at 954-249-8290 or visit www.ijkl.org


7:00pm    

Duplicate Bridge

A competitive, stratified ACBL sanctioned duplicate bridge game. Come play bridge in a relaxed environment; bring a friend or make a new one.  Partners may be arranged.
Instructor: T.J. Singer 

Members: $7 • Community: $10
On-going classes. • Fees are per class. Prepay for 10 entries and get one free.
Room 135

For more information, contact T.J. Singer at jcc@anotherbridgeclub.com or 954.399.1222.


Wednesday   10:00am    

Bingo

Members & Community: FREE 

Call 954-434-0499, ext. 370.


10:30am    

Lifelong Learning Institute

Presenting topics that are humanities-based, university-level and include history, politics, art, literature, music, science and more.

More Info

Room 135
Classes Begin October 23, 2019

Call 954-434-0499, ext. 370.


11:00am    

Ageless Grace

A dynamic fitness program for seniors in which the brain is stimulated by everyday natural and organic movements that increase cognitive function. All exercises are performed in a chair. 

Instructor: Lana Gelb

Members & Community: FREE 

Call 954-434-0499, ext. 370.


12:15pm    

IJKL Jews of the Carribean

Jews of the Caribbean with Bruce Greenberg
The Inquisition banished Jews from Spain and Portugal in the 15th century and eventually made their way to the Caribbean from both Sephardic and Ashkenazic locales and there is an active Jewish community on many of the islands today.

WednesdaysOct. 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec. 4, 11, 18, Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29 from 12:15-1:15 p.m.

$210 for the course including lunch
$15 drop-in

CLICK HERE to Register
Click here to view flyer. 

Kim is readily available to help open the doors for you! Reach her by email Kim@IJKL.org or by phone at 954-249-8290


Thursday   10:00am    

Knitting & Crocheting

Southeast Chapter of Florida Head Huggers
If you like to knit or crochet or would like to learn, this amazing dedicated group wants you. Every week they get together to knit/crochet caps, wraps and blankets that will be donated to adult and children cancer patients undergoing treatment in the tri-county area. Contributions and donations of yarn are always needed and may be dropped off at our reception desks.
Members & Community: 
FREE
Every Thursday, Room 114

Questions? Call Aline Zucker at 954-648-9784.


10:30am    

Current Events

Instructor: Jordan Sessler

Members & Community: 
Room 135

For more information call 954-434-0499, ext. 370.


10:30am    

Israel, the Middle East & the Jewish World

Class only occurs: 10/17, 1/16 and 3/19

Members & Community: 
Room 135

For more information call 954-434-0499, ext. 370.


12:30pm    

Mah-Jongg

Learn mah-jongg basics or just come to play.  This is an ongoing class so you may join at anytime.  Instruction is available if needed.  Come by yourself to learn or bring your mah-jongg group to play.
Instructor: Nancy Alberts

Members & Community: $5 per class + card fee of $8 (Beginner lessons $10 per class)

Ongoing
Room 135

For more information call Nancy Alberts at 954.648-9784.


6:30pm    

Gilda's On the Go-Cancer Support Group

Gilda’s Club South Florida offers a FREE weekly cancer support group at the David Posnack Jewish Community Center. Gilda's Club South Florida offers free programs and services for men, women, and children impacted by cancer. Our innovative program is an essential complement to medical care, providing support groups, healthy living workshops, educational programs, and social activities, all free of charge. 

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL 954-763-6776 OR VISIT WWW.GILDASCLUBSOUTHFLORIDA.ORG

Members & Community: FREE 
Room 135

Call 954-434-0499, ext. 370.


Friday   10:00am    

Peace of Mind

Join us and learn tips and strategies for improving your mood, managing stress and promoting wellness.
Facilitated by Goodman Jewish Family Services of Broward. 

Members & Community: FREE
Room 114

For more information or to register, contact 954.434.0499, ext. 370.


Sunday   10:30am    

Coffee Talk

This is not your mother’s coffee klatch! Adults 55+ are invited to a lively “young at heart” discussion group. Topics range from funny to provocative. The group also has speakers and plans social outings.

Members: $3 • Community: $5
On-going classes.
Room 135

Contact Barbara Diamond for more information at 954-442-0574.