Programming for Active Adults

NEW YORK TIMES CROSSWORD: LET’S DO THE PUZZLE

Led by Puzzle Wizard Steve Manin

Date: Tuesday, June 15

Time: 6:30 PM

Let’s do the Puzzle! New York Times Puzzle Wizard Steve Manin reveals the keys to filling in the blanks.  Ever wish you could do the crossword puzzle? Now’s your chance!  You know most of the words. What you may not know are little tricks and the ability to train your brain to think like an expert crossword puzzle solver. Join in the fun, interactive show.  Do you think you’re already pretty good at solving crosswords? Test your skills with crossword guru Steve Manin.

 

BRAIN AWARENESS VIRTUAL SPEAKER SERIES

Every 3rd Thursday at Noon beginning June 17

Join us for a series of virtual interactive and informative talks focusing on brain awareness. Hear from experts to gain tips on healthy living strategies that promote brain health, to become more familiar with warning signs and how to communicate with others about memory concerns and to see the hope that science and research offers as we move towards a world without Alzheimer’s and dementia. Join one class or sign-up for all three. Register at bit.ly/3eqvwUc.

 

Healthy Living for the Brain and Body

Date: Thursday, June 17

Time: 12:00 PM

Cost: Free

For centuries we've known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

 

ANNOUNCING: RETURN OF BRIDGE LESSONS AT THE BRYAN GLAZER FAMILY JCC

Date: Thursdays, June 17 – July 22 (six sessions)

Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Cost: Members $50 / Guests $60

Have you ever wanted to learn bridge?  Do you know the basics but it’s been a while?  Come and schmooze and play and learn in a friendly atmosphere.  Six 90-minute sessions will cover the fundamentals of bridge, including bidding and the play of the hand.

 

Men’s Club Meeting (prospective members welcome)

Tuesday, June 22, 5:00 PM (BGF)

The Men’s Club is a group for men to cultivate fellowship and camaraderie through social gatherings, interesting discussions and volunteer activities.  To register contact Pnina Levermore at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com

 

News Talk

Tuesday, June 22, 3:00 PM (Virtual)

Link: https://zoom.us/j/277807633

Call-in number: 929-205-6099

Meeting ID: 277 807 633

News Talk engages in a topical discussion designed to increase knowledge and understanding of world events. There is also a brief review of current news.

 

Tuesday Traditions

Tuesdays, June 15 & 22, 10:00 AM

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89910130104?pwd=cmMrRW8yMzY0bWdWRFRocEhMMVQzUT09​

Meeting ID: 899 1013 0104​

Password: traditions

Tuesday Traditions is a time of Fun, Faith and Friendship.  Conversations will grow out of Jewish text.  People of all faiths and backgrounds are welcome!

To register contact Jen Goldberg at jen.goldberg@jewishtampa.com

Tampa JCCs and Federation Active Adults program presents

Alzheimer’s Association Brain Bus

BRAIN AWARENESS VIRTUAL SPEAKER SERIES

in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, Gulf Coast Chapter

THURSDAYS, JUNE 17 | JULY 15 | AUGUST 19

12:00 PM | VIRTUAL | FREE

 

Join us for a series of virtual interactive and informative talks focusing on brain awareness. Hear from experts to gain tips on healthy living strategies that promote brain health, to become more familiar with warning signs and how to communicate with others about memory concerns and to see the hope that science and research offers as we move towards a world without Alzheimer’s and dementia. Join one class or sign-up for all three.

 

June 17 | Healthy Living for the Brain and Body

Gain insight into making plans for a healthier way of living that impacts the brain and the entire body.

 

July 15 | 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

This education program will help you recognize common signs of the disease in yourself and others and next steps to take, including how to talk to your doctor.

 

August 19 | There is Hope: Advancing Science

There is hope in science. Learn about what advancements are happening to help us move towards a world without Alzheimer’s and dementia.

 

For more information or to register contact Pnina Levermore at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com .

 

The Alzheimer’s Association Brain Bus program is funded in partnership with the State of Florida Department of Elder Affairs and the Area Agency on Aging of Pasco-Pinellas, Inc.

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Tampa JCCs and Federation Active Adults program presents:

This Summer Just for Fun!

 

Learn To Play Bridge (in person)

Led by Laura Tallarico

Thursdays, July 29 – September 2 | 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Cost: Members $50 / Guests $60 for six 90-minute sessions

 

Have you ever wanted to learn bridge? Do you know the basics but it’s been a while? Come and schmooze and play and learn in a friendly environment.

 

 

Learn To Play Mah Jongg (In person)

Led by

Sundays, August 1 – 22 | 9:00 – 11:00 AM

Cost: Members $70 / Guests $75 for four 2-hour sessions

 

This course will allow you to learn the rules, basic playing skills and the etiquette of the game. Join us for this 4-week session for fun and enjoyment. The National Mah Jongg League rule card will be provided.

 

 

Let’s Do The Puzzle! (virtually on Zoom)

Led by Puzzle Wizard Steve Manin

Tuesdays, July 20 & August 17 | 6:30 – 8:00 PM

Cost: Free

 

Join in the fun, interactive show. Ever wish you could do the crossword puzzle? Want to learn little tricks to think like an expert crossword puzzle solver? Do you think you’re already pretty good at solving crosswords? Test your skills with crossword guru Steve Manin.

 

 

To register call Pnina at 813.291.2253
 

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JCC Men’s Club

Meets every other Tuesday 5:00 – 6:30 PM | Virtual

 

The Men’s Club is a group for men to cultivate fellowship and camaraderie through social gatherings, interesting discussions and volunteer activities.

In addition to twice-monthly meetings that include stimulating guest speakers and refreshments, the Men’s Club also schedules a variety of activities such as Rays baseball games, private tours, chartered fishing trips, brunch get-togethers and community volunteering.

For more information, contact Pnina Levermore at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com  or call 813.291.2253.

(Photos taken prior to Coronavirus pandemic)

Questions on any of these programs please contact Pnina Levermore at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com