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The following programs are presented by The Resource Place at the JCC.


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Feb 15 - Apr 18
Monday
1pm
Kate O'Brien, BSW, MS, MHSA, Supervior of Community Case Management, JFS

Instructor

Kate O'Brien, BSW, MS, MHSA, Supervior of Community Case Management, JFS

Caring for a Parent/Loved One Support Group

Get the support you need to help care for your aging parent or loved one.  Pre-registration is required 48 hours prior to a group meeting. 

 

Upcoming Meeting Dates:  February 15; March 21; April 18, 2016

Free for Members
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Mar 29 - Jun 7
Tuesday
10:30am - 12:30pm
Deborah Rothman

Instructor

Deborah Rothman

The Joy and Oy of Yiddish: Language, Literature, and Culture

Come explore the humor and beauty of this quintessential Jewish language.

$120    Member: $90
Contact Joy Getnick for more information.
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Come Play! An intereactive Workshop

Play helps a child socialize, create, practice skills, problem solve, and develop interests.  In this hands-on workshop, we will reveiw how the use of play can help meet developmental milestones and help gain a better understanding of how our children learn.  Take home resources will be provided.  Includes lunch. 

$20    Member: $15
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.



Divorce and Your Home

Discuss how divorce impacts your family home and what options are available to you. Topics will include: Selling the family home, refinancing on one income, determining your home's value, and qualifying and purchasing a home of your own. Feel free to bring a bag lunch, drinks provided.

$10    Member: $5
Contact Carrie Dengler for more information.


StressLess Parenting

We all need to learn to maintain balance in our stressful world. Learn strategies that you can use as well as how to teach your children to cope with a full and fast-paced life. Includes lunch.

$20    Member: $15
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Super Noggin, A Brain Fitness Program

Stress Reduction: Excessive or chronic stress can interfere with your memory. This fun and enlightening class gives a brief overview of the effects of stress on brain fitness and presents simple mental and physical techniques for relaxation that can be done anywhere, anytime! You'll learn techniques that will de-stress you, invigorate your brain, and even get you laughing!

$20    Member: $16
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Medicare Basics

Gain a better understanding of the most important things to know about Medicare and have your concerns addressed. Be better equipped to figure out how best to meet the goal of maintaining good and affordable health coverage.

Free for Members
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Divorce- Heal, Strenghten, Move Forward...

Discuss how divorce impacts your family home and what options are available to you. Topics will include: Selling the family home, refinancing on one income, determining your home's value, and qualifying and purchasing a home of your own. Feel free to bring a bag lunch, drinks provided.

$15    Member: $10
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Jun 18 - Jun 19
Sunday
1 - 5pm
Saturday
7pm

Rikud Rochester Israeli Dance Workshop

Join together with dancers from the U.S. and Canada for our 19th Annual Israeli Dance Marathon and Workshop.  The always popular Ken Avner is back as our guest programmer and teacher!

Register for Saturday, Sunday, or both.  The full weekend price includes Sunday supper.
Registration is open to members and non members.

Saturday: 7pm-2am: $25
Sunday: 1-5pm: $20
Entire weekend including Sunday supper: $45

Register for Saturday

Register for Sunday

Register for Both

Contact Joy Getnick for more information.


Jul 6 - Jul 27
Wednesday
10am - 12pm
June Rapowitz

Instructor

June Rapowitz

Mah Jong Instruction

Join others as you learn the basics in this four week class taught by a master teacher. Class limited to 4-5 participants.

$55    Member: $50
Contact Carrie Dengler for more information.


Jul 6 - Aug 10
Wednesday
11:30am - 12:30pm
Gary Updyke, M.A.

Instructor

Gary Updyke, M.A.

Meditation for Everyday

People who meditate tend to be calmer, happier, friendlier, and more resourceful. Meditation can be very easy when you know how to do it properly. Bring a blanket or yoga mat or use a chair. Class is limited to 15 participants.

$60    Member: $50
Contact Carrie Dengler for more information.


Create Your Vision

The purpose of creating a Vision Board is to bring everything on it to LIFE. Surround yourself with images of who you want to become, what you want to have, and what you want your life to be. It's a powerful daily reminder of your deepest desires, and works as a guide to help you to allow them to come true. Supplies included.

$20    Member: $15
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Food and Mood

Have you ever noticed that certain foods seem to affect your mood negatively, or how others can have a positive affect? Learn how and why this can happen and discover the key ingredients that can have the greatest impact on your mood!

$20    Member: $15
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Happy Hour with Live Music

Come and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine and snacks while listening to the melodic tunes of the band Liar's Moon.

Free for Members
Contact Carrie Dengler for more information.


Just for You!: Relax, Renew, Revive

Join us for an evening of starlight yoga, reflection, and refreshments as together we celebrate Tu B'Av, the traditional Jewish day of love. Take the time to focus on our most precious relationship - the one we have with ourselves - as we relax and rejuvenate under the warmth of the summer sky.

Location: Downstairs Courtyard

Rain/Heat Location: Yoga Studio

Contact Joy Getnick for more information.
Register Now

Days & Times
Second Tuesdays of each month
11:15am - 11:45am

Story Time with Mike... For Parents, Grandparents and Children of All Ages

Mike Miller has been telling stories as a teacher, camp counselor, and professional storyteller for over 30 years.  He loves entertaining grandparents, parents and children of all ages.  Join us for this FREE event the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

 

Free for Members
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Days & Times
Mondays
10am - 2pm
Allison Roberts

Instructor

Allison Roberts

The Art of Painting

Have you always wanted to paint, or are you a more experienced artist seeking inspiration from like-minded friends? Work in the media of your choice from acrylics, oils, water color, and colored pencils to mixed media and enjoy demonstrations from guest artists. All ages and abilities are welcome. Painting coupon booklets must be purchased at the Main Desk to enter the class.

$88    Member: $55
Contact Carrie Dengler for more information.


Days & Times
Second Tuesdays of each month
10am - 11am
Michael Miller

Instructor

Michael Miller

All New! Show Tune Showcase

Join this choral group to sing popular show tunes, facilitated and accompanied by Michael Miller.

Free for Members
Contact Carrie Dengler for more information.


Days & Times
Wednesdays
11:30am - 12:30pm
Gary Updyke, M.A.

Instructor

Gary Updyke, M.A.

Mindful Meditation

People who meditate tend to be calmer, happier, friendlier, and more resourceful.  Meditation can be very easy when you know how to do it properly.  Bring a blanket or yoga mat or sit in the chairs provided.  Class is 6 weeks. 

$60    Member: $50
Contact Carrie Dengler for more information.


Starting Jun 15, 2016
Wednesdays
1 - 2pm
Cindy Reid

Instructor

Cindy Reid

Bridge Instruction

Learn the basics of playing bridge in this six-week class from a skilled instructor.

$60    Member: $55
Contact Carrie Dengler for more information.


Starting Jul 12, 2016
Tuesdays
1:30 - 3:30pm
Deb Appleton

Instructor

Deb Appleton

Minfulness is a Skill

The practice of being mindful is a new way of relating to yourself and the world around you. Through experiential learning of research-based guided mindfulness practices, participants will see how these practices affect both their inner and outer lives. Through these practices, participants will learn to direct their attention in a more focused way to whatever is happening in the present moment.

$60    Member: $50
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.