Contacts for Adults & Seniors

Adult Services Department

Adult Services Director
Pam Wiener
(703) 537-3061
Pam.Wiener@jccnv.org

Adult Programming Director
Carla Rosenfeld
(703) 537-3060
Carla.Rosenfeld@jccnv.org

Lead Adult Group Coordinator
Michele Endick
(703) 537-3065
Michele.Endick@jccnv.org

Adult Group Coordinators
Sheila Budoff
(703) 537-3068
Sheila.Budoff@jccnv.org

Shelly Rosenstein
(703) 537-3062
Shelly.Rosenstein@jccnv.org

New Americans Group Coordinator
Helen Getter

Adult Department Assistants
Susan Dorfman
Marcia Gordon
Sue Olesch

Upcoming Events

2012 Positive Aging Fair

The Voice

Programs

Monthly Programs

clientuploads/Adults/Our World.jpgMonthly Discussion Group: Our World Today and in the Future

Facilitated by Dr. Marvin J. Cetron, President, Forecasting International and Mimi Rosenberg

Next Meeting: Monday, April 28, 12:15pm-2pm
Upcoming Meeting Dates: May 19
Participants are welcome to bring a dairy or parve/meatless lunch. Featured speakers will be announced monthly. Watch for fliers and posters for up-to-date details. Coffee and tea will be provided.
Fee: $3/ Free for member
No RSVP — Just come!

Views and opinions of guest speakers are their own and do not necessarily reflect the official policies or positions of the JCCNV.

 

Creative Writing Group: Writing Your Life Story

Mondays, May 12
(no meeting in April due to Passover)
11am–12:30pm

Coordinator: Carol Backman
Contact: Pam.Wiener@jccnv.org, or (703) 537-3061

Write your life stories as a legacy for family and friends. If it’s important for you to tell your children, grandchildren, and friends who you are and what you did, this group will help you write, organize and self-publish your life story as a legacy for those you value.
Fee: $3/ Free for member
No RSVP — Just come!

First Friday Book Group

Calling All Readers!
Fridays, May 2
10:30am–noon

If you enjoy discussing books with men and women of varied backgrounds and life experiences, this group is for you. Contact Pam Wiener to confirm date and book selections.
Fee: $3/ Free for member
No RSVP — Just come!

Friday Morning at the Movies

Fridays once monthly, 10am

Join us for a movie; we’ll provide coffee or tea. Discussion will follow the film if there is enough interest. Please see the Voice newsletter for dates and film titles.
Fee: $3/ Free member
No RSVP – Just come!

Thursday Programs at the J

Thursdays, noon–2pm, JCCNV (unless otherwise noted)
Contact: Michele.Endick@jccnv.org, or (703) 537-3095

Plan to attend our weekly program for active adults. Bring a dairy or parve (meatless) bag lunch, unless otherwise noted, to enjoy beforehand; the JCCNV will provide the dessert and coffee. Bring a friend!
Fee: $3/ Free for member

Inclement Weather Policy
If Fairfax County schools are closed, our Adult 55+ programs held at the JCCNV are canceled. If schools have a delayed opening, we will hold our programs at the regular time.

 

Golda’s Balcony at Theatre J at DCJCC

Thursday, April 17, time TBA

See future issues of The Voice for details.

National Symphony Orchestra Open Rehearsal

Location: Kennedy Center Concert Hall
Thursday, April 24, depart JCCNV at 8:30am; return 3pm
Contact: Michele.Endick@jccnv.org, or (703) 537-3095

Enjoy a classical concert with: Osmo Vanska, conductor and Martin Frost, clarinet. The music to be performed will be:

  • SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 3
  • AHO: Clarinet Concerto
  • MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90, “Italian”

Optional lunch will follow (around 1pm) in the Kennedy Center Café, overlooking the Potomac River (extra charge). This is a special opportunity to hear the National Symphony Orchestra in the magnificent Concert Hall.
Fee: $14/ $10 member (includes bus transportation and NSO rehearsal). Optional lunch is on your own at Kennedy Center Café after the performance — order from menu, separate charge. Seating MUST be by 9:45am thus our early departure from JCCNV — we must leave on time to make the concert so please come early.
Code: #4737
RSVP:
Your check must be accompanied by a registration form in order to process your participation in this activity. To register, complete a program registration form, make check payable to JCCNV with “4/24” in memo and bring or send in envelope labeled Michele Endick, Adult Services Dept., JCCNV.

Musicali Tea at Strathmore

Thursday, May 22, depart JCCNV 9:30am; return 3:30pm Contact: Michele.Endick@jccnv.org, or (703) 537-3095

Enjoy a musical presentation by the faculty and students of The Levine School of Music at the beautiful Music Center at Strathmore in North Bethesda, MD. After the program, enjoy a “nosh” of cookies and tea. Following the program, we will go to Parkway Deli and Restaurant which serves Jewish-style dishes including matzo ball soup, deli sandwiches, pickles, and a wide variety of other foods for lunch!

Although the musical program changes yearly, this outing has been enjoyed by our program participants for many years. Join us for a wonderful day of music, deli and camaraderie!
Fee: $14/ $10 member (includes concert, post-concert “goodies” and bus transportation); Lunch is on your own – order from menu, optional
Code: #4738
Note: Your check must be accompanied by a registration form in order to process your participation in this activity. To register, complete a program registration form, make check payable to JCCNV with “5/22” in memo and bring or send in envelope labeled Michele Endick, Adult Services Dept., JCCNV.