Programming for Active Adults

Let's Do the Puzzle: NY Times Crossword

Jan 19 | Feb 16 | Mar 16 | April 20 | May 18 | 6:30 PM

Virtual on Zoom | Free

 

 

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? Or have you been doing puzzles, but want to sharpen your skills?  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 this fun, interactive experience.

 

We are pleased to bring this event to you virtually on Zoom. 

 

To register contact Pnina Levermore at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com

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News Talk

Tuesday, January 12, 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.

 

Men’s Club Meeting (prospective members welcome)

Tuesday, January 12, 5:00 PM (Virtual)

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

 

Yiddish Nostalgia with Ruth Weston

Wednesday, January 13, 12:00 PM (Virtual)

Kvelling, kvetching and kibitzing.  Enjoy entertainment and reminiscence with Ruth Weston and her faithful group of Yiddish enthusiasts.

 

Learning Express Lunchtime Talk: The Changing Face of Life After 50: Advocating to Enhance Quality of Life | Featuring AARP Community Outreach Director Michelle Cyr

In partnership with the League of Women Voters

Thursday, January 14, 12:00 PM (Virtual)

The talk will address advocacy for laws, protections and resources to make life after 50 richer and to support paths to purposeful living.  AARP advocates on issues at the state, national and local level.  With nearly 38 million members nationwide and 2.8 million members in Florida, AARP works to strengthen communities and advocate for what matters most to families with a focus on health security, financial stability and personal fulfillment.

 

JCC Plugged-In: iPad & iPhone

Sunday, January 17, 11:00 AM (Virtual)

The first half of the workshop will focus on the topic of the day, and the other half will be dedicated to one-on-one help.  JCC Plugged-In is where community members connect for answers about tech devices from tech-savvy professionals; where younger and less-young community members connect in a way that is gratifying to both sides of the experience.

 

NEW YORK TIMES CROSSWORD: MASTER THE PUZZLE

Tuesday, January 19 (Virtual)

6:30-7:15 PM - Want to learn helpful tips?  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.

7:15-8:00 PM – Are you already a pro?  Do you think you’re pretty good at solving crosswords? Test your skills against your peers in this “master class” with crossword guru Steve Manin.

 

Faith and Friendship

Thursdays, January 14 & 21, 10:00 AM (Virtual)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89910130104?pwd=aTcvemp2dVNZT0tvNVNIU3ZUM0dkQT09

Meeting ID: 899 1013 0104

Passcode: traditions

Join us for learning and laughter, as we explore topics such as interpersonal relationships, death and loss, God and Idolatry.  People of all faiths and backgrounds are welcome!

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

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)

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JCC Plugged-In Workshop & One-on-One Support

January 17 | February 21 | March 21 | April 18 | May 16

Sundays | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Bryan Glazer Family JCC + Virtual

Free Event

 

The first half of the workshop will focus on the topic of the day and the other half will be dedicated to one-on-one help. JCC Plugged-In is where community members connect for answers about tech devices from tech-savvy professionals; where younger and less-young community members connect in a way that is gratifying to both sides of the experience. These meetings will follow COVID social distance protocols and require masks be worn by all participants.

 

Workshop topics include: 

  • Productivity (documents, graphics, photos,  video, audio, etc.)
  • Privacy & Security
  • Digital Communication
  • Health & Wellness
  • Useful Gadgets: Alexa, Bluetooth headphones & speakers, smart homes and more!

(Photo was taken prior to Coronavirus pandemic).

 

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

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Listen to the audio audio recording of:

 

Learning Express: The Political World of Alexander Hamilton

Featuring Joseph McAuliffe, USF Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

 

Trace the events and people who shaped Alexander Hamilton’s economic and political philosophy. Although an early opponent to the idea of politically parties, he nevertheless become the father of America’s first political party, the Federalists.

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