Yiddish Nostalgia and a Schmear for Lunch with Ruth Weston
Monday | January 14 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM


Enjoy lunch, music, entertainment and laughter with Ruth Weston and her faithful group of Yiddish enthusiasts. Have a nosh, chat, share favorite expressions and reminisce.

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Arts About Town: Museum Of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg With Lunch At The Mfa Café (Transportation Available)
Cost: $10 Member | $15 Guest
Wednesday | January 9 | 10:00 AM | Includes Coffee Talk


Connect with the Arts through monthly performances that give voice and embodiment to the two-dimensional. The MFA’s artist-in-residence Nan Colton invites us to meet an artist or historical figure in a 30-minute presentation that includes a cup of coffee and delectable pastries.


Today’s Program is entitled: Drawn to Beauty. A lively conversation presented from the viewpoint of the fictional Tiffany’s concierge, who keeps a logbook of customer purchases and relationships.


Refreshments are served at 10am, followed by the performance at 10:30am.

Arts About Town: The Florida Orchestra Coffee Concert: Beautiful Bohemia
Thursday | Feb 7 | 10:00 – 2:00 PM
Cost: $25 Member | $30 Guest


Michael Francis leads a morning of Bohemian classics, including Dvorak’s Symphony No. 7, Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. 10 and Smetana’s Sarka (My Country). Free coffee and doughnuts.  Have you ever wondered what Mozart, Beethoven, and other composers were thinking when they wrote a particular piece? Join the coffee concert pre-concert conversation to find out.


Arts About Town: MacDill Air Force Base Tour
Tuesday |  March 12 | 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Free Members | $5 Non-Members


Join us for a private tour of MacDill Air Force Base, home of the 6th Air Mobility Wing, U.S. Central Command and U.S. Special Operations Command.  A minimum registration **.


Arts About Town: Discover Opera – La Boheme With Lunch At Café Gala (Transportation Available)
Sunday | April 14 | 12:00 – 4:00 PM
No charge | Registration required


A free, interactive forum designed to enrich your grand opera experience. Managing Director and Choral Master Robin Stamper and production directors provide insights about La Boheme and share entertaining anecdotes.  Principals from the opera and members of the stage and production staffs will join them.  A short performance featuring favorite arias will be followed by a champagne reception hosted by Opera Tampa General Director and Straz Center CEO Judy Lisi.

Arts About Town: John’s Pass Dolphin Boat Adventure (Hubbard’s Marina) (transportation provided)
Tuesday | May 7 |11:30 AM – 4:30 PM
$20 Member | $25 Guest


Join us for a day of comradery, lunch, a boat ride, and shopping at Hubbard’s Marina.  Enjoy a Dolphin Boat Adventure and eco tour, followed by lunch!  After the Dolphin Adventure we will have time to browse some of the 100 merchants who inhabit the Village with unique retail shopping, and to select from a variety of restaurants for a late Dutch lunch.          

For more information please contact Pnina Levermore, Adult and Senior Program Manager, at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com or 813-291-2253.