Adult Classes

FREE WORKSHOP! When Your Aging Parents Need You Most: Planning For Their Future Care

Monday, June 2, 2014
6:30 –8:30 p.m. Speaker presentations
8:30 – 9:00 p.m. Breakout sessions with speakers

As the number of aging adults continues to grow, family members will be faced with knowing how to provide or arrange care for their loved ones. Who does one turn to for answers? What questions should be asked? What resources are available? Please join us to hear about how you can be ready to help your aging parents or relatives. There will be time after the presentations to meet with the speakers and get your questions answered.

Workshop topics will include:
• Overview of the aging process and when to know your parents/relatives may need help.
• Legal issues – Capacity, Conservatorship, Important Legal Documents
• Insurance – Medicare, Medi-Cal, Long Term Care Insurance
• Housing Options – When is it time to move? What one should know when choosing a residential care facility.

RSVP to Melanie: 858.362.1141. Space is limited.

Bridge Class: Absolute Beginners Review

Fridays, May 16 – June 13, 2014 (5 weeks)
1:30 - 3:30 P.M.

Review the rules of Bridge, scoring, basic hand evaluation, basic bidding guidelines, and basic playing guidelines.

Price: $94; JCC Member Price: $78

RSVP to Melanie: 858.362.1141 or mail in THIS FORM.

Start from Scratch: Computer & Technology Classes

Tuesdays, 1:30 - 3:00 P.M.

Various workshops being offered monthly on computer and technology topics taught by Barbra Drizin of Start from Scratch Social Media Educators.

Basic Computing Tips for Beginners
April 29, 2014

Have you ever wondered: What's an address bar? How do I attach a photo to my email? How do I choose a password, shop on the internet and stay safe in the virtual world? What else do YOU want to learn how to do on your computer?

Price per workshop: $10; JCC Member Price per workshop: $8

Intermediate Bridge

Fridays, February 28-April 18 (8 weeks)
9:30-11:30 A.M.

This class will review the concepts from Beginning Bridge and teach you the Slam Bidding conventions (Blackwood & Gerber). It will also teach you competitive bidding techniques (Overcalls & Doubles).

Instructor: Scott Farr

Price per 8 week session: $150; JCC Member Price: $125

Bridge for Absolute Beginners

Fridays, February 28-April 18 (8 weeks)
1:30 - 3:30 P.M.

Learn a new game! For those of you who have always wanted to learn how to play bridge but never did, now is the time to fulfill that promise you made to yourself!

Tai Chi / Qi Gong

Mondays, 10:45 A.M.–12:15 P.M.

Spring Session: March 24-May 19 (8 weeks, no class 4/21)

Tai Chi/Qi Gong involves simple moves to help increase energy, strengthen immune system, reduce stress and discover joy through movement. Instructor Leslie Johnson-Leech has taught this class for over 20 years.

Price: $48; JCC Member Price: $40
Drop-in price, per class: $6; JCC Member Price: $5

Interested in more activities? Your suggestions are welcome!
Call Melanie in the Adult Department (858) 362-1141.