Trips + Workshops

LINDA & GERALD MARSDEN ADULT EXPERIENCES

TENEMENT MUSEUM, KATZ’S + ELDRIDGE STREET SYNAGOGUE
The Tenement Museum preserves the history of immigration through the experiences of those who built their lives in and around 97 Orchard Street. On a docent guided tour, see how immigrants balanced work, family and religion during a time of great change. After, enjoy lunch at Katz’s Deli and a docent led tour of The Eldridge Street Synagogue. Fee includes transportation, gratuities, lunch, tours, admissions and snacks. No refunds.
Wednesday, September 13
Departs JCC 8am
Approximate return 5:30pm
$155 / members $140
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THE MET CLOISTERS MUSEUM + THE JEWISH MUSEUM
Start your day at The Met Cloisters, the branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art dedicated to the art, architecture and gardens of medieval Europe. Next, enjoy lunch at The New Leaf Café and after, it is on to The Jewish Museum to see the exhibit Modigliani Unmasked, about the celebrated Italian-Sephardic artist Amedeo Modigliani. Fee includes transportation, gratuities, admissions, tours, lunch and snacks. No refunds.
Thursday, October 19
Departs JCC 8am
Approximate return 5:30pm
$155 / members $140
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ART MUSEUM TOUR SERIES
Visit some of New York’s most famous museums and galleries on this series of trips! For more information and to register, call 516.801.5090. In partnership with Roslyn Adult Ed.
Section I: Wednesdays, October 18, November 1, November 15 and December 6
Section II: Tuesdays and Thursdays, October 26, November 9, November 28, December 12
Section III: Wednesdays, October 25, November 8, November 29, December 13


WORKSHOPS

COVER 2 COVER BOOK CLUB
Love to read? Join our book club facilitated by Anna Katsavos, PhD. and share your thoughts with other readers. Limited space available.
Wednesdays
Summer:
August 16 — Behold the Dreamer by Imbolo Mbue
1-3pm
$40 / members $30 per session

Fall:
September 13 — Swing Time by Zadie Smith
October 18 — Another Brooklyn by Jaqueline Woodson
November 15 — Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout
December 13 — Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
1pm-3pm
$40 / members $30 per session
$140 / members $100 for all 4 sessions

EVENING GAMES
Bring your cards, Mah Jongg sets, board games and more for game nights at the JCC!
Mondays
6-10pm
$6 / members free

MY BRAIN WATCH – EXERCISE YOUR BRAIN
Through education, training and support, put to practice the neuroscience of the 21st century to keep your brain happy and healthy. Limited space available. Introductory lecture Monday, October 16, 7-8pm
4 sessions
Begins Friday, October 20
2-3pm
$100 / members $75
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Workshops with instructor Judy Umansky
BEGINNER CANASTA
Learn the rules, strategies and scoring with hands-on play of this intriguing and challenging game.
8 sessions
Begins Thursday, October 19
10am-12pm
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7pm-9pm
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$155 / members $115

NEW CONQUERING CANASTA
Polish your Canasta skills and learn advanced strategies.
8 sessions
Begins Monday, October 16
11am-1pm
$155 / members $115
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BEGINNER MAH JONGG
Learn to play this fun game using the official rules of the National Mah Jongg League.
8 sessions
Begins Thursday, October 19
1pm-3pm
$155 / members $115
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MAH JONGG CLINIC
Designed for those who know the basic rules and vocabulary, and want advice and advanced strategies on improving their game.
8 sessions
Begins Tuesday, October 17
11am–1pm
$155 / members $115
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