ACTIVE ADULTS PROGRAMMING

TAMPA MULTICULTURE CAFÉ WITH LUNCH – at COHN

The Heritage and Tastes of Ybor City

Featuring Joseph Caravella, Ybor City Tour Guide, Italian Club, Krewe of Italia.

Monday, March 14 | 12:00 PM

Cost: Member $10 / Guest $15

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Enjoy stories of the Immigrants who built the legacies of Ybor City, and sample the flavors that add spice to life in Tampa Bay.

 

LEARNING MAH JONGG LEVEL 1: NOVICE – at COHN

M 2:00 – 3:30 PM | Series of four classes beginning January 10

Member: $30/Guest: $45

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A series to take if you know nothing or very little about playing the game.  The class will prepare you to play with advanced beginners.

 

 

LEARNING MAH JONGG LEVEL 2: ADVANCED BEGINNER PLAYING GROUP – at COHN

W 2:00 – 4:00 PM| Series of four classes beginning January 5

Cost: Member: $30/Guest: $45

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For those who already know how to play.  This class will focus on what to do with your 13 tiles throughout the Charleston with tips and strategies, and prepare you to play with intermediate+ level players.

JCC PLUGGED-IN WORKSHOPS & ONE-ON-ONE SUPPORT – at BGF and Virtual

Third Sunday of the month | 10:00 – 11:00 AM

No charge

 

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.  For more information please call (813) 291-2253.

 

 

NEW YORK TIMES CROSSWORD: MASTER THE PUZZLE – Virtual only

Second Wednesday of the month | Time: 6:30 PM

 Cost: Free

 

Let’s do the Puzzle! New York Times 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.  Do you think you’re already pretty good at solving crosswords? Test your skills with crossword guru Steve Manin.

 

ARTS ABOUT TOWN

HOP-ON HOP-OFF TOUR OF YBOR CITY’S HISTORIC DISTRICT

Departs Cohn Campus at 9:00 AM / Departs Bryan Glazer Family JCC at 10:00 AM

Monday, February 28, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Cost: Member $20 | Guest $30

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Travel through time into the yesteryears of Ybor City with tour guide Joe Caravella.  Enjoy a tour of the architectural, culinary, cultural, and historical legacy of Ybor City’s prosperous manufacturing community, built and populated almost entirely by immigrants. The "Latin" residents of Ybor City created a bustling community that combined Cuban, Spanish, Italian, and Jewish culture into a unique mix. 

 

PORT TAMPA BAY EDUCATIONAL HARBOR TOUR ABOARD THE BAY SPIRIT II (transportation available)

Wednesday, March 9, | 9:00 - 10:30 AM

Departs Bryan Glazer Family JCC at 8:00 AM

Cost without transportation: Members free / Guests $10

Cost with transportation: Members $10 / Guests $20

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Tampa's port - the largest and most diverse cargo port in Florida, looks different from a boat. Enjoy a free boat ride with a narrated tour, courtesy of Port of Tampa. Find out what goes in and out of the port.

 

TAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TOUR (transportation available)

Wednesday, April 20 | 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Cost without transportation: Members free / Guests $10

Cost with transportation: Members $10 / Guests $20

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We start with a minibus tour along the airfield ser¬vice roads with an up-close look at airport facilities.  Then we get a behind-the-scenes up-close look at what keeps the airport running smoothly.

 

PUBLIX APRONS PRIVATE HANDS-ON COOKING CLASS

Takes place at the Publix Aprons Cooking School in Citrus Park | Time: 4:00 PM

Cost: Member $20 / Guest $30

REGISTER FOR FEBRUARY

Wednesday, February 16

REGISTER FOR MARCH

Thursday, March 31

 

Have fun preparing a four-course meal with guidance from Aprons’ Resident Chef Anthony.  When the cooking is complete, enjoy your meal presented “Family Style” along with optional wine and/or beer.

 

 

FROM BUBBE’S KITCHEN TO THE SEDER TABLE

Time TBD (Cohn)

Time TBD (BGF)

JCC Bubbes and Zaydes and the students of Club J will have fun making (and sampling) traditional Passover dishes, which they will serve up at their very own Mock Seder on April 15.  This new intergenerational culinary adventure will dish up tradition and enthusiasm.

 

MOCK SEDER: FROM BUBBE’S KITCHEN TO OUR FAMILIES – at BGF

Monday, April 11 | 3:30 – 5:00 PM

Intergenerational Passover celebration with the students and families of Club J, featuring the special holiday dishes prepared by ‘Bubbe’s Kitchen’.

 

NEWS TALK (Virtual)

First and Third Tuesday of the month | 4:00 PM

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.

For more information on the programs contact Pnina at pnina.levermore@jewishtampa.com