Adult & Senior Programs


mahjong-margate-jccYou 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.

Dinner & Movie

Movie: Me Before You
Thursday, November 29 – 5:00 pm

Early Bird: $17 M / $20 Guest

Seven Days Prior: $20 M / $23 Guest

Come out to the JCC for a special evening of dinner and a movie.  You’ll receive a delicious entrée, soup, salad and dessert.  Dinner begins at 5:00pm and “Me Before You” will follow. Young and quirky Louisa Clark (Emilia Clarke) moves from one job to the next to help her family make ends meet. Her cheerful attitude is put to the test when she becomes a caregiver for Will Traynor (Sam Claflin), a wealthy young banker left paralyzed from an accident two years earlier.

Reservations should be made at least one week in advance. Please call 609-822-1167 Ext. 113 to register. Spaces are limited.

Mahjong Brunch

Wednesday, December 14 – 10:30 am

Come to the Katz JCC for a delicious bagel brunch spread complete with lox, white fish and more.  Attendees will have all afternoon to meet new friends, connect with old ones and play Mahjong with other players in the community. All skill levels are welcome. In addition, there will be lots of great raffle prizes and fun.  ‘Early bird’ advance registration (on or before October 26) is $13 JCC Members & $16 for Non-Members.  After October 26,  the cost increases to $16 Members & $20 non-members.  Call Josh Cutler for more information or to register by phone 609-822-1167 x 138 or email  Spaces are limited.

Mahjong Class for Beginners

October 20 – November 17
Thursday afternoons
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Rinata Salzman, Margate’s Mahjong maven, will teach a five week introductory Beginner Mahjong class at the Katz JCC.   During these sessions,  an overview of all the Mahjong tiles, the basic moves and strategies to win will be explained.  No mahjong experience or knowledge is required and a practice Mahjong set will be provided for the duration of the program. The cost is $75 for JCC Members, $100 guests.  Call 609-822-1167 x 138 or email for more information or to register.  Spaces are limited.

JCC & BJE Special Brunch & Learn

Tuesday, November 15 – 10:30 am

Early Bird: $3
Day of: $5 

Immediately following a delicious brunch, Dr. Rachel Korazi, Israeli Educator from the Shalom Hartman Institute and Beth Israel’s scholar in residence, will have a special presentation, “Echoes of the Holocaust.”  The Holocaust and the creation of the State of Israel are probably the most important historical milestones in modern Jewish history.


Brunch & Learn

Friday, November 18 – 10:30 am

Early Bird: $3 M / $5 Guest
Day of: $5 M / $7 Guest 

JCC Brunch and Learn will be held on Thursday, September 29 at 10:30 am at the Milton & Betty Katz JCC. This social and educational group will enjoy a delicious brunch followed by a speaker and a film.    

During this month’s program, Rabbi David Weis of Congregation Beth Israel will look at Jewish tradition to address the question of how people can disagree and debate without vitriol and hatred.

Afterwards, the documentary movie, Deli Man will be shown on the JCC’s big screen. 

Call 609-822-1167 x 138 or email for more information or to register.  Spaces are limited.

This program is made possible by a generous donation from Marc Neumann.

Additional Programs

Computer Classes
Learn Move Create
JCC & American Red Cross Blood Drive
Free Coffee Klatch