You get the best of both worlds at the Katz JCC! An intergenerational “community” environment that also offers programming for all stages of adult life. Imagine improving your health, expanding your mind, making new friends and keeping abreast of new trends all under one roof. Planning a well balanced lifestyle is easy! We do all the work.
Contact 609-822-1167 to attend any of the programs listed below.
Dinner, Doctors & a Movie
Tuesday, July 31 at 5:00pm
Topic: Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Pain Q&A
Dr. Fabio Orozco, Joint Replacement Surgeon
Tuesday, August 21 at 5:00pm
Topic: Why Does My Foot Hurt? Treatment Options for Common Foot Conditions
Dr. Brian Winters, Foot & Ankle Surgeon
We invite you to join us for a special summer edition of Dinner & a Movie featuring a presentation by Rothman Institute’s top physicians at 5:20pm followed by the featured movie of the evening.
The Katz JCC’s monthly Dinner and a Movie includes a four course dinner at 5:00 pm and entertaining movie on the big screen of the auditorium. Kosher Laws will be observed.
$18 members | $20 guests up to one week before the date of the event
$20 members | $23 guests after one week before the date of the event
FREE Israeli Scout Show
Friday July 27, 2018 at 6:00pm
The Tzofim Friendship Caravan is a traveling group of Tzofim (Israeli Scouts) who crisscross America every summer, sharing their lives through song, dance and story as they bring their unique blend of entertainment to children and adults of all ages. Join us for a free performance designed for families and children of all ages! Reserve your tickets today at the Welcome Center.
September 7 at 10:30am, September 21 at 10:30am
Don’t miss the JCC’s delicious brunch spread and a chance to meet other Mahjong, Canasta and card players in the community. All players and skill levels are welcome. Spaces are limited.
$14 members | $18 guests up to one week before the date of the event
$18 members | $22 guests after one week before the date of the event
The Jews of Eastern Europe | Wednesday, July 11 – 6:00pm
Presenter & Performer: David Podles, Violinist
Meal: Schnitzel, Salmon & Borscht – Oy Vey!
Movie: A Yiddish World Remembered
The Jews of Israel | Wednesday, August 15 – 6:00pm
Speaker: Michal Finestein and Mor Kedmi, JCC Israel Shlichim/Emissaries
Meal: Authentic Falafel, Pita, Tahini & Humus – B’tayavon!
Movie: In Search of Israeli Cuisine
This new and exciting four-part JCC program will highlight Jewish cuisine and cultures from different countries around the world. Each program will include a speaker on the designated country, a delicious kosher meal with a themed cuisine menu and a documentary film about world Jewry and the Diaspora.
Register at least one week before each event to SAVE
$20 for JCC members | $25 for guests
Register after one week before each event
$25 for JCC members | $30 for guests
Sunday, July 29 at 6:00pm
The Milton & Betty Katz JCC and Oceanview ORT present an evening of live Klezmer music
and Yiddish hits performed by the Kosher Jazz Quartet.
Indulge in delicacies reminiscent of yesteryear, enjoy delicious Jewish deli classics including knishes, corn beef, pastrami, turkey and all the pickles you can eat! Parve egg creams and other beverages will be served.
Join us at the Milton & Betty Katz JCC for a taste of New York’s Lower East Side without crossing the bridge.
Tickets are available at the Welcome Center in the JCC Main Lobby.
The cost is $36 per person through July 22 and $40 per person afterwards.
Mahjong Class for Beginners
New Classes beginning in August
Mahjong Instructor, Rinata Salzman, will teach participants the moves and explain the tiles in detail. Practice games that take you step-by-step though the opening moves, the middle strategies, combinations and the endgame. Special tips and shortcuts will be given on assembling your tiles and winning complete sets. No Mahjong experience or knowledge is required and a practice Mahjong set will be provided for the duration of this class.
$75 members | $100 for guests for all 5 weeks
Call today for more information, or to register. 609-822-1167 ext. 0
Brunch & Learn
Our monthly Brunch & Learn’s feature brunch and informational sessions and documentary films on Judaism, Israel or Jewish history. All are invited! This program has been funded in part by a generous donation from Marc Neuman, ChFC of Lighthouse Planning Consultants.
Thursday, July 12 10:00am
Topic/Speaker: The Anti-Defamation League, Robin Burstein
Short Film I: Reverence
Short Film II: Pizza Bagel
Thursday, July 26 10:00am
Topic/Speaker: An Israeli View of the Jersey Shore, Michal Finestein and Mor Kedmi, Israeli Shilchim Emissaries at the JCC
Short Film I: The Tailor
Short Film II: Yidlife Crisis – Double Date
All Brunch & Learn Program Fees
$4 for members | $6 for guests when paid for in advance
$6 for members | $10 for guests at the door
Special Savings if you register for both events before June 1!
$6 for Members | $10 for guests for BOTH events!
Political Discussion Group
Thursday, July 19 at 10:00am
Thursday, August 16 at 10:00am
Thursday, September 20 at 10:30am
Coffee Klatch is a social group that enjoys conversation about Israel and U.S. news and world events over coffee and refreshments. Everyone is invited! Come out to schmooze, kvetch, kvell and enjoy conversation at 10:00 am with new and old friends alike. Free! Contact Tina at 609-822-1108 TSerota@jfsatlantic.org or Josh at 609-822-1167 x 138 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Jewish Author Spotlight
Lauren Rebecca Sklaroff author of Red Hot Mama: The Life of Sophie Tucker
Monday, August 13 at 10:00am
Meet author Lauren Rebecca Sklaroff as she talks about her new book, Red Hot Mama: The Life of Sophie Tucker. The “First Lady of Show Business” and the “Last of the Red Hot Mamas,” Sophie Tucker was a Jewish American star in vaudeville, radio, film and television. A gutsy, song-belting stage performer, she entertained audiences for 60 years and inspired a host of younger women, including Judy Garland, Carol Channing and Bette Midler.
Coffee and a light brunch will be served.
This program is FREE for JCC Members and $4 for Guests.
JCC & AARP Spring Drivers Safety Class
Thursday, August 23 9:00am – 4:00pm
This full day program is the nation’s first and largest classroom driver improvement course specially designed for motorists age 50 and older. It is intended to help older drivers improve their skills while teaching them to avoid accidents and traffic violations. Upon completing the one day program, you will receive a course completion certificate which may then be presented to your insurance agent. Depending on your insurance company’s policies, you may be eligible for an automobile insurance premium reduction or discount. Please note, there will be a 40 minute break for a packed lunch (not included). The cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. Checks must be payable to AARP. Spaces are limited to the first 25 paid registrants. Call Josh Cutler at 609-822-1167 Ext. 138 to register.
ISRAEL @70: DAVID SUSSMAN
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18 7:00pm
David Sussman, a Lone Solder in the Israel Defense Force was called to duty during the Second Lebanon War in 2006. David speaks about the true meaning of roots, of family, community and Israel. Listennto his story and be moved by his dedication to this incredible land and the remarkable experiences helped him become the motivated advocate for Israel that he is today.
$10 for members | $15 for guests
ACTIVE ADULT & SENIOR EXPO
Thursday, September 27 from 10:00am – 2:00pm
Learn from many local vendor and services booths which are intended to offer information and answer your questions about how you can improve your lifestyle or a loved ones. Enjoy a very informative and interesting medical professional speaker panel with health related topics relevant to you.
- FREE flu Shots, hearing screenings, health screenings and fitness classes and demonstrations will be available for all
- FREE transportation is available from various locations
- FREE continental breakfast
For questions, please call 609-822-1167 ext.159 or email email@example.com.
Click Here for a vendor & sponsorship pdf form. Email completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Reg Cross Blood Drive
Wednesday, October 24
By scheduling a blood or platelet donation at the Milton & Betty Katz JCC through the Red Cross, you could give hope to someone in need. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s licence are required to check in. Individuals who are 17 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. Learn more about making a life – saving blood donation at redcross.org or call 609-822-1167 ext. 138 today to make an appointment.