The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at Jewish Family Services Programs in November

(Left to right): Barbara Nathan, Steve Gordon, Jeanine Gallagher and Tina Serota attended the recent lunch around town at Gilchrist restaurant in Margate. Each month, the Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at Jewish Family Service hosts a lunch around town where members enjoy good food, good conversation, and the opportunity to spend time together at a local restaurant. For more information about programs at Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore, contact Tina Serota at 609.287.8872 or [email protected] (Photo courtesy of Atlantic and Cape May Counties Jewish Family Service)

In November, the Jewish Family Service’s (JFS) Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore will offer 11 interactive, entertaining and unique programs.

Plan to participate with your friends, family and neighbors and take advantage of these virtual and in-person activities.

Nurses Roundtable: Smart Aging Choices for Home Living and COVID Update
Wednesday, November 2 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Join Nurse Educator Lori Pasahow and Village Community Specialist Tina Serota to share ideas on how to make your home lifestyle friendlier as you age. Next, share your thoughts on safe physical activity while we stay indoors during the third COVID winter season. RSVP by October 31.

Positivity Project: Morning Refreshment
Thursday, November 3 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Start your day optimistically! Explore positivity with JFS Wellness Coordinator Mary Jean Arreola and Village Community Specialist Tina Serota. You will learn ways to improve your well-being – mind, body and soul. Topics include self-care, mindfulness, gratitude, meditation, resilience, and more. RSVP by November 1.


Village Book Talk joins JCC Arts, Books & Culture
Monday, November 7 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Welcome local authors Janet Bodoff and Leesa Toscano for a reading and discussion of their just released book, “Speaking of Atlantic City: Recollections & Memories”. Discover Atlantic City through the decades in a compilation of stories, essays, poetry, interviews and photographs. This event will take place at Katz JCC, 501 North Jerome Avenue in Margate. RSVP by November 1.

The village film society
Tuesday, November 8 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Join Tina Serota for a discussion of the film, Operation Mincemeat, a story of two British intelligence officers who hatch a wacky plan to alter the course of history during World War II. This film can be viewed on Netflix. RSVP by November 4.

BINGO
Wednesday, November 9 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Join your friends and neighbors for an afternoon of BINGO games and prizes with Tina Serota. BINGO cards will be given to those who register in advance. This event is free for Holocaust survivors and village members. For non-members, the cost is $5 payable before November 3.

Lunch in town
Thursday, November 10 from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Enjoy a leisurely lunch with friends and neighbors while supporting a local restaurant. This month we will be dining at the Crab Trap, 2 Broadway at Somers Point. Get ready for good food and fun conversation. Order off menu and pay individually. RSVP by October 31.

Memory Workshop: Hybrid
Friday, November 11 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Experience the thrill of capturing your life’s adventures, history and ancestry during a memory workshop led by award-winning author and Drexel University professor of creative writing and publishing, Harriet Levin Millan . You will need a laptop or pen/paper for the workshop. Attend in person at the Katz JCC Conference Room, 501 North Jerome Avenue in Margate or from home via Zoom. For Zoom, a link will be emailed to you. RSVP by November 7.

Healthy and Delicious Comfort Food: Thanksgiving
Tuesday, November 15 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Join Bernadette Getzler as she takes you on a foodie journey using farm-fresh ingredients. You’ll learn how to cook your favorite Thanksgiving recipes and prepare leftovers in new and inventive ways by taking existing ingredients and replacing them with healthier options. RSVP by November 9.

Positivity Project: Evening Retreat
Wednesday, November 16 from 7 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Join JFS Wellness Coordinator Mary Jean Arreola and Tina Serota for an evening retreat. Forget the worries of the day and get ready for a restful night. We’ll cover a wide range of topics including self-care, mindfulness, gratitude, meditation, resilience, and more. RSVP by November 10.

Coffee Klatch joins JCC’s Arts, Books and Culture program
Thursday, November 17 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Join author Samantha Woodruff as she discusses her debut novel, The Lobotomist’s Wife, a gripping historical novel about a compassionate and relentless woman, a cutting-edge breakthrough in psychiatry, and a nightmare in the making. This event will take place in the Katz JCC Conference Room, 501 North Jerome Avenue in Margate. RSVP by November 1.

Yoga night with Candice
Monday, November 21 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Join Candice Martin for a Yoga class via Zoom. Find balance and tranquility while experiencing mental, physiological and spiritual rejuvenation. Burn off excess energy with gentle body movements, relax into a deeper state of relaxation and get ready for your evening rest. RSVP by November 16.

Unless otherwise stated, all programs are free to participate. You must RSVP for any program by contacting Tina Serota at 609.287.8872 or [email protected] A Zoom link will be emailed to you.

Mask encouraged for in-person events.

About Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore

The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore is a membership program for adults over 50.

The program offers intergenerational events, transportation, grocery and delivery, kosher meals on wheels, and more.

For more information or to join Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore, contact Tina Serota at 609.287.8872 or [email protected] or visit jfsvillagebytheshore.org.

About Jewish Family Service

Jewish Family Service of Atlantic and Cape May Counties (JFS) fosters strong families, thriving children, healthy adults, energetic seniors, and vibrant communities.

With dozens of program areas, JFS specializes in counseling, mental health services, homeless programs, professional services, adult and elder services, and also hosts a food pantry on square.

The agency impacts 8,000 lives in Atlantic and Cape May counties each year.

JFS’s mission is to motivate and empower people to realize their potential and improve their quality of life.

In keeping with Jewish values ​​and the spirit of tikkun olam (healing the world), JFS provides services with integrity, compassion, respect and professionalism, regardless of religion, race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity , their age or their origin.

For more information or to keep up to date with JFS events and programs, visit www.jfsatlantic.org or follow on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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