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The Alper JCC offers a variety of programs and activities for adults to enjoy and learn while socializing with family and friends–-old and new.
Our Senior Adult Program offers stimulating and enjoyable activities for adults in their seventies and up three days a week.
There are also many programs that offer enrichment & support on an ongoing basis. These include wonderful Special Events that allow you to learn and expand your experiences.
For more information on adult programming, please contact Ilene Primack.
The Miami Cancer Support Network welcomes Peggy Gaines, RN, BSN. She is a nurse educator and has been meditating for over 15 years. She received her clinical training from Susan Taylor, Ph.D., director and founder of the Center For Meditation Science. Ms. Gaines will conduct an introductory class on meditation and answer questions. The class offers demonstrations on various meditative exercises that will help you stay calm under pressure and adapt to new situations. Join us for this very important talk. Invite a fellow survivor or Caregiver!
Page Turner’s Book Club
For the moth of December we will discuss They May Not Mean To But They Do, and for January we will discuss Saving Sophie by Ronald Balson.
Ongoing Support & Enrichment
Mondays, April 3 / May 1 & 15
If you are at the point in your life when you have time on your hands and would like to meet new women, then this might be for you! Twice monthly we meet to share experiences, thoughts, passions and camaraderie. This group has been the foundation for many new friendships, travels and adventures. Meeting facilitated by Dr. Barbara Stoler. No charge.
Grandparents Raising Grandkids
Tuesdays, April 4 / May 2 & 16
We know that life is filled with many challenges, but more and more grandparents have now been given the extra challenge of raising their grandchildren. Come join other grandparents in this same situation and share your experiences, resources and wisdom. This group is facilitated by Dr. Barbara Stoler. No Charge
Meditate On It – For Beginners
Wednesdays, April 5 & 19 / May 10 & 24
Today, more and more people are using meditation to diminish the stress we all confront every day. If you’ve never tried it, fear not! We’ll show you how to relax, quiet your mind and try to become calmer, more focused and clearer thinking. It’s so easy to do you’ll wonder why you never tried it before. We invite you to drop into our small group as we utilize various guided meditations and share experiences. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a towel, mat or meditation chair. Suggested donation $5.
Contemporary News & Views
Mondays, 10am - Noon
There’s a lot going on in the world and we bet you have a lot to say about it! Would you like to meet new people and discuss what is going on in the world? You may discuss local, national or global events and trends. Bring in newspaper and magazine stories that you would like to share for some lively discussions. No charge.