Adult Classes & Groups
The Adult Classes and Programs will be held at the Mandel JCC, 5221 Hood Road, Palm Beach Gardens unless otherwise specified.
To register or for more information, please call 561-712-5200.
Timely Topics Discussion Groups
Join lively discussions covering the most up-to-date topics faced by our local community including national affairs and foreign relations as it relates to Israel and the United States.
Facilitator: Arnold Borinsky, Fred Lissauer
Mondays, Ongoing | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
$25 Annual Guest Fee ● $5 Drop-in
Ladies of Literature
Books may take us to faraway places and eras, give us a different view on life, make us look inward, make us laugh, make us cry, or provide an escape for a few hours. Join other women who love to read and discuss literature.
Sandy Cavanagh is an experienced discussion leader. She has a background in education, and taught English in Kings Park, New York, before becoming the Assistant Superintendent for Secondary Curriculum and Instruction in that school district.
July 18: Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
August 15: After the Fire by Lauren Belfer
September 26: Amercican Pastoral by Phillip Roth
*Please note Septembers date will be the last Wednesday of the month due to Yom Kipper*
October 17: Hotel Moscow by Talia Carner
November 28: White Houses by Amy Bloom
December 19: The Immortalists by Cloe Benjamin
January 16: Flower Toward the Sun by Marcia Rudin
February 20: This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel
March 20: The Patriots by Sana Krasikov
April 17: The Matrimonial Flirtations of Emma Kaulfield by Anna Fishbeyn
May 15: Tin Man by Sarah Winman
June 19: The Italian Teacher by Tom Rachman
July 17: The Afterlife of Stars by Joseph Kertes
August 21: The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer
Every third Wednesday of the month | 10:00 am
$40 Annual Fee Guest ● $5 Drop In
JBiz Business Networking Group
The purpose of JBiz is to create business networking relationships between the members and within the local community. JBiz hosts a community breakfast each month sponsored by a local business. Guests will enjoy a full breakfast that is open to everyone interested in making new business connections. Come hungry and bring plenty of business cards! Also, please feel free to invite your business colleagues!
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 26, Nov. 23 & Dec. 28 | 7:30 - 9:00 am
Free & open to the community
Bereavement Support Group
The Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Palm Beach County offers a bimonthly support group on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, and provides a trusting, intimate and confidential atmosphere to share feelings with others going through the loss of a spouse. The group will help you process your feelings and emotions tied to loss; developing coping strategies to deal with changes in your life. To participate, and for more information, please call the group’s facilitator, Dale Kinzer at 561-238-0236. Free and open to the public.
Parkinson's Patients & Caregivers Support Group
This group is for anyone living with Parkinson’s disease, including patients, caregivers, spouses, and their loved ones. Attending group will give you an opportunity to share stories and network with others. This group is provided by the American Parkinson Disease Association South Florida Chapter.
Last Wednesday of the Month (Beginning in October) | 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Free & open to the community
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