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BOOK MAVENS
2019    Wednesdays   3 - 4:30pm


August 21  BOOK:  PLAYING WITH MATCHES   AUTHOR:  Suri Rosen
Reviewer:  Rabbi Beverly Magidson, Director, Chaplaincy Services, JFNENY
September 18   BOOK:  A RIVER COULD BE A TREE   AUTHOR:  Angela Himsel
Reviewer:  Faye Silton, Retired Educator/Author
November 13   BOOK:  GIRL IN THE BLUE COAT    AUTHOR:  Monica Hesse
Reviewer:  Ruchel Weitz, Yiddish/Hebrew Teacher

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REDISCOVERING YIDDISH
Tuesdays   11am - 12pm   June 11, 25, July 9, 23, August 6, 20
Led by Phyllis Ross
Help us keep the Yiddish language alive through conversation, literature and song.
$2.25 suggested donation per session
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LOOKING AT SHORT STORIES
Wednesdays  1  -  2:30pm
July 10, 17, 24, 31, August 7
Instructor:  Eileen Abrahams
$59   $50 JCC Member
Prepaid registration required by June 11th or before class fills.
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WATERCOLOR PAINTING
Mondays  9:30 - 11:30am
July 15, 29, August 5, 12, 19, 26
Instructor:  Theresa Somaio
$84   JCC Member:  $72
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DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM- American Safety, Inc.
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uesdays  9am - 12pm
August 13 and August 20
Participants must attend both days.
Instructor:  Roger Dames
Contact the senior adult office to enroll:  $25 check made payable to Roger Dames and dated after August 1st
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 HAVING THE LAST SAY
Tuesday, August 27   2:30 - 4pm
Step-by-step instructions to create a small personal story to leave behind; something meaningful and heartfelt.
Gelb's book will be available for purchase at the workshop.
$26 prepaid registration required by July 15th or before workshop fills.
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HOW TO WRITE FOR CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL
Tuesdays  1 - 3pm  September 10, 17
InstructorPeggy Frezon, author/editor
$55   $45  JCC Member
Prepaid registration required before class fills.
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ACRYLIC PAINTING
Mondays  9:30am - 12pm   October 28, November 4, 11, 25
Instructor:  Dorothea Osborn, Studio Artist, Art Instructor
These sessions are designed for beginners and those who have some painting experience.
$69   $60 JCC Member   Prepaid registration required before class fills.

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WRITING FROM YOUR HEART:  The Art of Personal Essays
Wednesdays  12:30 - 2:30pm   October 30, November 6
Instructor:  Pauline Bartel
$49   $39 JCC Member   Prepaid registration required before class fills.
$15 materials fee payable to the instructor at the first class.
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PLAYS OF FAMILY LIFE
Tuesdays   1 - 3pm     November 5, 12, 19, 26,December 3
Instructor:  Paul Lamar
$66   $57  JCC Member
Prepaid registration required before class fills.
If you can- bring a copy of each play to class.  Additional copies will be available in class. 
In this workshop we will read aloud and study 3 great plays about (Jewish American, Southern American and African American) families in different time periods of American history.  Plays are:  Awake and Sing! and The Little Foxes and A Raisin in the Sun.
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