PROGRAMS

Lisa Charschan, Director of Adult Services, 516-634-4169, lcharschan@friedbergjcc.org


Sophisticated Singles (Ages 50+)
Facilitator: Irwin Pfeffer

This weekly discussion group covers issues related to being a single senior. Join the conversation or just listen. All are welcome.

Every Monday from 7:45-9:30 pm

Fee: $9; Members, $5


Point Counterpoint

The left and the right are represented at this spirited exchange of what’s happening on both sides of the aisle.

Mondays from 7-8:30 pm

Fee: FREE (Members Only)


Women’s Forum

These thought-provoking discussion groups will focus on topics relevant to women. Participate in lively conversation, make a social connection and face life’s challenges together.

Tuesdays, 12-1 pm
Thursdays, 12-1 pm


Headline & Hot Topics

Join us for a lively discussion of current events and newsworthy stories.

Wednesdays, 11 am-12:15 pm

Fee: FREE (Members Only)


Sports Roundup

Calling all sports fans! Let’s sit around the table and talk sports. 

Wednesdays, 12:30-1:30 pm

FREE (Members Only)


Talking Torah

We will learn the weekly Torah portion followed by a discussion of Jewish subjects of interest. All religious backgrounds welcome.

Fridays, 11:30 am-12:45 pm

Fee: FREE (Members Only)


REAP (Ages 55+)

11 am-12 pm: Chatting with the Rabbi, Yiddish with Sarah or TBD
12-12:30 pm: Lunch & mingle with friends
12:30-2 pm: Announcements, jokes & entertainment

Every Monday, September through June

Fee: $3 collected weekly (JCC Members Only)


Tuesday Adult Couples Club (TACC) Ages 55+

Have your friends flown south for the winter? Looking for some new couples to socialize with? TACC meets Tuesday nights year-round for meetings, games, entertainment and celebrations. Coffee and cake provided.

Fee: $25 per person paid quarterly (JCC Members Only)


The South Shore Camera Club

Meetings, Workshops, Competitions

Wednesdays, 7:30 pm (Sep through June)

Fee: $52; Members, $44, #27SSCC


Jewish Lives
Facilitator: Liz Ropers

Each month we will learn about the life of a Jewish person, a person touched by Judaism, or a person who impacted the lives of Jewish people. Join us for this monthly program covering the biographies of celebrities, politicians, philanthropists and more.

2nd Thursday of each month at 1:30 pm

October 12 – Groucho Marks
November 9 – Peggy Guggenheim
December 14 – Marc Chagall 

Fee: $5; Members, $3 (per session)


Brain Games

Thursdays; September 28 and October 26 with Shelley Pazer, PHD

Can’t find your keys? Lost your cellphone? Or have you forgotten the name of someone you just met? You are not alone; these moments of forgetfulness are common. These workshops will focus on interactive activities that will boost your memory and attention span. Stay mentally sharp as you age through this series of fun games!

Fee: $12; Members, $7 (per session)
Members may register for both by May 5 for $12