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The entire building, including including the Health + Wellness Center, is temporarily closed for upgrades and routine maintenance beginning Monday, August 26. We look forward to seeing you when we re-open on Tuesday, September 3 at 6am! For additional details, visit sjjcc.org/hours.    

Workshops

WORKSHOPS

Whether you’re looking to learn something new or want to become part of a group with shared interests, we offer a variety of workshops that allow you to do both!

If games are your thing, we have Mah Jongg and Canasta, led by Judy Umansky. Love to read? Share your thoughts on best-selling novels facilitated by Anna Katsavos, Ph.D. If you want to keep your hands busy, come Knit, Sew, or Quilt at Craft For A Cause or join Beginner’s Quilting.

Sign-up for one of our many popular experiences this fall and find out your next favorite hobby!

Beginner Appliqué
In this new class, you’ll learn easy needle turn appliqué, fun embroidery, and basic machine/hand quilting. At the completion of the class, you will create a beautiful table runner! Basic sewing skills required. Space is limited.
6 sessions
Begins Wednesday, September 11
2:15-4:15pm
$75 / members $50
Register 

Siamese Mah Jongg* 
Learn the newest and latest rage! Siamese Mah Jongg is a thought-provoking game with only two players playing two hands at a time. Limited enrollment.
3 sessions
Wednesday, October 23
$80 / members $60
10am-12:30pm
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Beginner Canasta* (morning session)
Learn the rules, strategies and scoring with hands-on play of this intriguing and challenging game.
6 sessions
Thursday, October 24 (No class November 28)
10am-12:30pm
$155 / members $115
Register

Mah Jongg Beginner*
Learn to play this fun game using the official rules of the National Mah
Jongg League.
6 sessions
Thursday, October 24 (No class November 28)
1:30-4pm
$155 / members $115
Register

Beginner Canasta* (evening session)
Learn the rules, strategies and scoring with hands-on play of this intriguing and challenging game.
6 sessions
Friday, October 25 (No class November 29)
7-9:30pm
$155 / members $115
Register

Conquering Canasta*
Polish your canasta skills and learn advanced strategies.
6 sessions
Monday, October 28 (No class November 25)
10:30am-1pm
$155 / members $115
Register

Mah Jongg Clinic* 
Designed for those who know the basic rules and vocabulary, and want advice and advanced strategies on improving their game.
6 sessions
Tuesday, October 29 (No class on November 26)
10am-12:30pm
$155 / members $115
Register

*With instructor Judy Umansky

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Adult Beginner Canasta- AM--Fall (21452)

Adult

Classes

Learn the rules, strategies and scoring with hands-on play of this intriguing and challenging game.

Mah Jongg;

Program Start DateThursday, October 24, 2019

Day(s) of the week TH

Start time 10:00AM

END TIME 12:30PM

fee$ 155.00

Program End DateThursday, December 5, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Adult Beginner Canasta- PM--Fall (21453)

Adult

Classes

Program Start DateThursday, October 24, 2019

Day(s) of the week TH

Start time 7:00PM

END TIME 9:30PM

fee$ 155.00

Program End DateThursday, December 5, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Adult Beginner Mah Jongg--Fall (21454)

Adult

Classes

Program Start DateThursday, October 24, 2019

Day(s) of the week TH

Start time 1:30PM

END TIME 4:00PM

fee$ 155.00

Program End DateThursday, December 5, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Adult Conquering Canasta-Fall (21451)

Adult

Classes

Program Start DateMonday, October 28, 2019

Day(s) of the week M

Start time 10:30AM

END TIME 1:00PM

fee$ 155.00

Program End DateMonday, December 9, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Adult Mah Jongg Clinic--Fall (21456)

Adult

Classes

Program Start DateTuesday, October 29, 2019

Day(s) of the week TU

Start time 10:00AM

END TIME 12:30PM

fee$ 155.00

Program End DateTuesday, December 10, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Adult Siamese Mah Jongg--Fall (21457)

Adult

Classes

Program Start DateWednesday, October 23, 2019

Day(s) of the week W

Start time 10:00AM

END TIME 12:30PM

fee$ 80.00

Program End DateWednesday, November 6, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Beginner Appliqué - Quilting (21395)

Adult

Classes

Learn all the basic steps to make your first quilt! In this class you will learn rotary cutting 1/4" seams, piecing, borders, straight-line quilting, and binding. You will have a beautiful Checkerboard pattern quilt at the end of the class!

Program Start DateWednesday, September 11, 2019

Day(s) of the week W

Start time 2:15PM

END TIME 4:15PM

fee$ 75.00

Program End DateWednesday, October 23, 2019

Registration StatusOpen

Tour Grand Central Station and NY Public Library (21659)

Adult

Trips

Program Start DateWednesday, November 6, 2019

Day(s) of the week W

Start time 8:15AM

END TIME 5:30PM

fee$ 185.00

Program End DateWednesday, November 6, 2019

Registration StatusOpen