Join us for a special day of engaging Tu B'shvat, Black History, AND Valentine's Day activities for active seniors! Enjoy a kosher lunch, and if you need it, transportation to the event!* If you love to learn, work out, and make new friends, this is program for you. Take a look at our lineup of activities below!
Session 1 Activities - 10:00 am - 10:50 am
Guest Speaker - Dr. John Eaves: Former Chairman of the Fulton County Board of Commissioners, Dr. John Eaves shares his experience as a third-generation black Jew from an immigrant family.
Les Mills TONE Fitness Class: Enjoy a great workout with the right mix of cardio, strength, and core training. Good for all fitness levels!
Tu B'Shvat Cooking Class: Celebrate our connection to the Earth by making and enjoying delicious chocolate-dipped fruit!
Session 2 Activities - 11:05 am - 11:55 am
Mitzvah & Mingle: Be a blessing to others and meet someone new while preparing care packages for the Veterans Empowerment Organization (VEO) with The Packaged Good!
Tu B?Shvat Cooking Class: Celebrate our connection to the Earth by making and enjoying delicious chocolate-dipped fruit!
Tu B'Shvat Party: Celebrate Tu B'shvat with a special music and dance program led by Shinshinim Atlanta, Israeli volunteers who enjoy sharing a taste of modern Israeli life and culture!
Session 3 Activities - 12:10 pm - 12:55 pm
Jewish Learning Class - African-American & Jewish Relations: Enjoy a fascinating class that will trace the relationship between African Americans and American Jews with the Lisa F. Brill Institute for Jewish Learning! Instructor: Eric Goldstein
Valentine's Day Art Class: Paint a gesso board masterpiece for your significant other or someone special!
Fitness Class - ZumbaŽ: This fun dance workout fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves. No dance experience required!
LUNCH - 1:10 pm - 2:00 pm
Turkey Sandwich w/Pesto Pasta Salad OR
Fresh Green Salad w/Quinoa
IMPORTANT: All Senior Day activities will now take place BEFORE lunch. Please keep this in mind when registering.
Advanced registration is required by or before Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Activities are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Activities that fill will be noted as such in the registration form. Registrations made for activities listed as FULL will not be honored. All registrations made on day of the event will be $10 per participant and will only be able to register for activities that still have spots available.
*Transportation not available in all areas. All registrants needing transportation MUST call JF & CS at 770-677-9339. All requests for transportation must be received by or before February 5, 2020.
Open to the Community
Monday, February 10, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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