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

NV Rides Manager
Jennifer Kanarek
Jennifer.Kanarek@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

Monthly Discussion Group

Our World Today and in the Future

Monday, November 17

12:15pm-2pm

Click here to learn more.

Centertainment

Hebrew and Yiddish Language Classes

Hebrew Language

Hebrew instruction is offered on Sunday and Monday evenings. Textbooks are available for purchase at the first class. Minimum registration of four students is required. Contact Carla.Rosenfeld@jccnv.org, (703) 537-3060 for information.

Conversational Hebrew Level I

Sundays, October 5–November 23 (8 weeks)

5pm–6:30pm

Instructor: Einat Cohen

Whether you are interested in learning how to speak Hebrew for travel, business or just personal pleasure and growth, this class focuses on simple spoken Hebrew. The lessons are planned for students with little or no knowledge of conversational Hebrew or the aleph-bet.
Fee: $175/ $125 member
Code: #5349

 

Yiddish Language

Beginner Yiddish

Mondays, September 8–October 27 (8 weeks)
2:30pm–3:30pm

Instructor: Norman Buder

By popular demand, here is your chance to learn Yiddish from the beginning! Norman is an excellent teacher, and if you have the desire to learn the language you shouldn’t miss this opportunity.
Fee: $80/ $70 member
Code: #5351


Intermediate Yiddish

Thursdays, 10am-11am

Instructor: Norman Buder

Continue your studies of the Yiddish language with this ongoing class. You should have reading knowledge of Yiddish and a good vocabulary to join this group.

October 2-December 18 (9 weeks)
(no class Oct. 9, 16, Nov. 27)
10am–11am
Fee: $90/ $80 member
Code: #5352

Israeli Dance

Ages: 13+

Tuesdays (ongoing)
7:45pm–9:45pm

Instructor: Ethan Halpern

This drop-in cultural dance program incorporates Jewish and Israeli culture through choreographed dances set to modern Israeli music. Mr. Halpern has been offering this popular class at the J for 20 years. Dances are internationally recognized in most programs. No experience necessary, and registration not required.
Fee: $10/ $6 member/ $5 student
Code: #278
Pay instructor directly.