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Experience Our Wonderful Adult Programming for All Ages

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.

Download Blank Class Registration form or register online for some classes.

Special Events

Focused Awareness
Guest Speaker: Peggy Gaines, RN Nurse Educator and Board Certified Meditation Specialist
Futernick Family Art Gallery, Bldg #4

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!
For reservations, please contact Ilene

Hurricane Preparedness with Home Depot
Thursday, May 11, 1–2pm

Futernick Family Art Gallery, Bldg. #4
Experts from Home Depot on Kendall Drive will share info to help get your house hurricane ready by the start of hurricane season on June 1, including: preparation supplies, protecting openings, roof and walls, and keeping the house on its foundation. Peak season is August–November, get ready now and save yourself stress later! Reserve your space: or 305.271.9000 x264.


Page Turner’s Book Club
Tuesdays, April 25 & May 23, 10am
Futernick Family Art Gallery, Bldg. #4

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.
Facilitated by Phyllis Levy. Free and open to all.


Ongoing Support & Enrichment

Women's Group

Mondays, April 3 / May 1 & 15
Futernick Family Art Gallery, Bldg. #4

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
10am - Noon
Reading Room, Admin Building #3

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
Futernick Family Art Gallery, Building #4

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 
No Meeting April 17 & May 29
Futernick Family Art Gallery, Bldg. #4

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.



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