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STILL TRAVELING

Presented by the OMJCC / National JCC Adult & Senior Alliance.  

Would you like to still travel? Now you can without leaving your home – just stay still!  Let us whisk you away for an "armchair adventure" on an interesting, educational, fun & live, guided group tour in a destination beyond your front door ..even beyond the grocery store!  Forget the long, masked airplane ride, we take you across the time zones by Zoom where a local professional guide from a distant destination will take us to explore sites or topics. Live Q&A, photos, graphics & video clips (when available) will transport us to the destination! 

CLICK HERE to "meet" James and get an overview of the travel program. 


Still Traveling:  Breathtaking Barcelona on Mondays, October 4, 11, 18 & 25th from 2-3:15pm (ET) on Zoom 

Let virtual trip leader James Sokol zoom you to this beautiful, vibrant, colorful city to meet and "tour" with our fantastic, professional, local guide Marta, who will share her passion for and knowledge of different aspects of this exciting city.  For details & tickets, click here.

  • Introduction: The Country, the Region, the City (Oct 4) 
  • Gaudi: A Modernist Master (Oct 11) 
  • La Sagrada Familia (Oct 18) 
  • The Jewish Quarter (Oct 25) 

Still Traveling: Picturesque Paris on  Mondays, November 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd from 2-3:15pm (ET) on Zoom 

Back by popular demand with 4 new tours, our terrific, professional, local guide leads this new series – created especially for our Alliance – of interesting tours.  Join James Sokol to zoom off to visit different neighborhoods in the gorgeous and romantic “City of Light!”   For details & tickets, click here.  


Still Traveling: Rockefeller’s Famous Theater  on Mondays, November 29  from  2-3:15pm (ET) on Zoom 

Rockefeller Center - both with its iconic theater and legendary tree - have become synonymous with the holiday season in NYC. People of all faiths and from all over the world come to attend a show in the spectacular theater, home of the famous Rockettes.  Kick-off the season by joining trip leader James Sokol, who will Zoom you to the heart of Manhattan to meet and "tour" with Tim Dolan to learn about this extraordinary theater and the Center’s holiday festivities. Don’t miss this new “tour” with our adored, dynamic, professional guide, a “walking encyclopedia of Broadway!” For details & tickets, click here. 


Still Traveling: Fabulous Finland on Mondays, December 6, 13, 20, 27 & January 3rd from 2-3:15pm (ET) on Zoom 

Though one of the world’s most northern and geographically remote countries and with a rather severe climate, Finland ranked #1 of 156 countries on the World Happiness Report. Come find out why!  Zoom off to this overlooked, Scandinavian treasure with trip leader James Sokol for five guided, virtual “trips” with our interesting, professional, local guide Tuula, who will share her passion for and insights about her homeland. Our visits include:

  • Welcome to Finland (Dec 6) 
  • Helsinki: Maritime Capital (Dec 13) 
  • Daytrip from Helsinki (Dec 20) 
  • Eastern Highlights (Dec 27) 
  • Jewish Finland (Jan 3) 

For details & tickets, click here. 


The Albany JCC offers in person and virtual programs for adults and senior adults! 

Click here to view in person programs.

Click here to view virtual programs. 

 

 

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