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Adult Programs

Hey swanky Molls & and Misters! Travel back in time to the roaring twenties, Pride style. Join us as we transform the rooftop into a secret speakeasy, filled with ritzy bathtub hooch, swell snacks, and music that’s the bee’s knees.

 

Thu, Jun 27, 7:30 pm,  

$15/$20; $25/$35 at the door

MAKOM: MEDITATION:

Get a Good Night’s Sleep!

    

There are few things more stressful and unnerving than the inability to sleep. Bernice Todres has been helping people use the techniques of mindfulness meditation to address this critical issue for many years.

 

 

Thu, Jun 20, 7 pm, $15/$18

The Arts 

ART STUDIOS:

Summer Ceramics: Beginner

Roll up your sleeves and plunge into basic ceramic hand-building techniques. In this workshop get an overview of the techniques you’ll use to complete a nice set of dishes for your fall entertaining, or a special sculpture piece to add to your home.

 

5 Sun, Jun 30-Aug 4, 5-8 pm, $195/$240

Everyone loves cupcakes! Here’s your chance to learn some new sure-fire recipes and decorating techniques. You’ll bake, fill, and decorate several different kinds of irresistible cupcakes.

 

 

Sun, Jun 16, noon-2:30 pm, $85/$95

Children + Families 

INFANTS & YOUNG CHILDREN:  

Rooftop-a-palooza!

Join us on The Meyerson Family Rooftop Terrace as we sing and dance with Joanie Leeds and the Nightlights, and enjoy a pizza dinner. Water and sand play will be open, and everyone will enjoy a relaxing and entertaining summer afternoon!

 

Wed, Jun 19, 4-5 pm,  

$13/$15; $15 for all at the door

Students create amazing things with technology by being exposed to software and programming, and learn tech skills. Students will create a trading card game similar to UNO. They will then take their analog card game and make it digital.

 

Mon-Fri, Jul 29-Aug 2, 10 am-4 pm, $445/$485

Jewish Living  

Justice Dorit Beinisch, President (Ret.) of the Supreme Court of Israel and The Honorable Judith S. Kaye, former Chief Judge of the New York Court of Appeals, New York State’s highest court will speak. Moderated by renowned legal journalist Jeffrey Toobin.

 

Tue, Jun 25, 7:45 pm, $10/$15

HEBREW: ULPAN:

A (Free) Taste of Ulpan

 

 

An introduction to the Ulpan method. At the JCC’s Ulpan center you’ll find small, interactive classes at all levels taught in a relaxed atmosphere. The emphasis is on learning Hebrew conversation, not on exams and grades.

 

Thu, Jun 20, 10 am & 6:30 pm, Free

Health + Wellness

AQUATICS

Summer Adult BeginnerSwim Class


The American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program teaches the basics of swimming-air exchange, floating, leg and arm actions, and water safety skills. Increase your level of comfort and enjoyment of swimming.

 

 

9 Mon, Jun 17-Aug 12, 7:30-8:30 pm, $324/$414

GROUP FITNESS:  

Pilates for Buff Bones®

Use bone-strengthening techniques with posture and balance tricks. Named one of the top 5 classes in NYC by CBS and recommended by Dr. Christiane Northrup, it targets butt, hips, arms, and back, while giving the whole body a terrific workout.

 

6 Thu, Jun 13-Aug 8, 9:30-10:30 am, $120/$143