Our Next Event

 



 

Jewish Geography
INDIA

Featuring Ren Birnholz, Rabbi Richard Birnholz and Nir Samuel.
(Dinner included)

 


Join us for a multi-sensory experience as we travel to lands far away.

 

Did you know that Jewish communities in India date as far back as 562 BCE?

 

Learn about the fascinating stories of the Cochin, Bene Israel, Baghdadi, and Bnei Menashe Jews, who have contributed to the cultural and religious mosaic of India.

 

Enjoy a variety of delicious dishes that reflect the fusion of Jewish and Indian cuisines.  Admire the colorful and intricate images of the synagogues, monuments, and artifacts that showcase the heritage and legacy of Indian Jews.

 

Take this journey to India and hear firsthand tales of life in the past. Learn about family treasures and legends. Veronica Maxwell, OLLI’s executive director, will be our travel guide emceeing the event. Guest speakers include Ren Birnholz, Abir Samuel and Zmira Samuel.

 

Wednesday, Aug. 14th
6:00 - 7:30 PM

JCC on the Cohn Campus

13009 Community Campus Drive, Tampa

Cost: Member: $15 | Guest $25

In partnership with the USF Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)


ACTIVE ADULTS PROGRAMMING


 


MAH JONGG OPEN PLAY

 

Tuesdays 1:00 – 2:30 PM (Cohn)

Tuesdays 12:00 – 2:30 PM (SBG)

 

Cost: Free for members and guest

 

If you're looking for a friendly place to get together and play Mah Jongg, this is it. Novices and experienced players welcome.

 


To Sign up call (813-291-2253) or email Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com


MAH JONGG BEGINNER CLASS

led by Dragons on the Green (SBG)

 

Sunday 9:00 - 11:00 AM 

July 14 - August 4

 

Cost: Member: $90 | Guest: $110 per four lesson series.

 

Mah Jongg is a game of skill and chance that is becoming increasingly popular in the U.S. This course will allow you to learn the rules of American Mah Jongg, basic playing skills and the etiquette of the game. Join us for this 4-week session for fun and enjoyment, The National Mah Jongg League rule card will be profided as well as other resources.

 


 

SIGN UP HERE

For more information call (813-291-2253) or email Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com



NEW YORK TIMES CROSSWORD:
LET'S DO THE PUZZLE

 

2nd Wednesday of the month

5:00 - 6:00 PM (Virtual)

 

 Cost: Free

 

 

NYT Puzzle Wizard Steve Manin reveals the keys to filling in the blanks.  Ever wish you could do the crossword puzzle? Now’s your chance! You know most of the words. What you may not know are little tricks and the ability to train your brain to think like an expert crossword puzzle solver. Join in the fun, interactive show.

 


 

SIGN IN TO THE ZOOM MEETING HERE

Meeting ID: 838 2843 7725

Passcode: 580121

For more information call (813-291-2253) or email Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com

 


BRIDGE LESSONS (SBG) 

 

Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:30 PM

Series of 4

 

Cost: Members $40 / Guests $50 for four 90-minute sessions (pro-rating option available)

 

 

Have you ever wanted to learn bridge? Do you know the basics but it’s been a while? Come and schmooze and play and learn in a friendly environment. Six 1½ hour sessions will cover the fundamentals of bridge, including bidding and the play of hand. 

 


 

SIGN UP HERE

For more information call (813-291-2253) or email Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com

 



JCC PLUGGED-IN WORKSHOPS
& ONE-ON-ONE SUPPORT

 

3rd Sunday of the month
11:00 – 12:00 PM (SBG & Virtual)

Cost: Free

 

 

The first half of the workshop will focus on the topic of the day, and the other half will be dedicated to one-on-one help.  JCC Plugged-In is where community members connect for answers about tech devices from tech-savvy professionals; where younger and less-young community members connect in a way that is gratifying to both sides of the experience. 


 

SIGN IN TO THE ZOOM MEETING HERE

Meeting ID: 868 9661 4246

Passcode: 182408

For more information call (813-291-2253) or email Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com

 


NEWS TALK

 

1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month,
3:30 - 4:30 PM (Virtual)

Jun 5 - August 14

 

Cost: Free

 

Each week News Talk engages in a topical discussion designed to increase knowledge and understanding of world events. There is also a brief review of current news.

 


 

SIGN IN TO THE ZOOM MEETING HERE

Meeting ID: 277 807 633

No passcode is needed

For more information call (813-291-2253) or email Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com



ACTIVE ADULTS MEN’S CLUB

 

2nd Tuesday of the month 
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
 

Jun 11 - July 9 | August 13

SBG & Virtual 

 

The Men’s Club is a group for men to cultivate fellowship and camaraderie through social gatherings, interesting discussions and volunteer activities. In addition to twice-monthly meetings that include stimulating guest speakers and refreshments, the Men's Club also schedules a variety of activities such as Rays baseball games, chartered fishing trips, brunch get-togethers, and community volunteering.

 


 

SIGN IN TO THE ZOOM MEETING HERE

Meeting ID: 833 3028 8220

Passcode: 562291

For more information call (813-291-2253) or email Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com

 

 

 


BRAIN GAMES

 

Thursdays
10:00 - 11:15 AM (Virtual)

 

Cost: Free

 

Jeopardy, Word Find, etc. –A fun morning of games and puzzles to engage the brain and sharpen the mind!

 


 

For more information call (813-291-2253) or email Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com