The village of Lynn Kramer near the shore at Jewish Family Services programs in July
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Plan to cool off from the hot summer sun and attend The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at Jewish Family Service programs in July.
Here’s your chance to enjoy 10 fun, interactive, challenging and creative programs.
Nurses’ Roundtable: Travel Guide for Seniors
Wednesday July 6 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Join Nurse Lori Pasahow and Village Community Specialist Tina Serota for an in-depth discussion of the best places to visit, whether you’re traveling by vehicle, train, boat or plane. We’ll discuss staying at a chain hotel versus Vrbo or a private B&B, group travel versus solo travel, what to pack for an easier and more comfortable experience. Additionally, we will share information on how to handle illness or accident in another state or country, over-the-counter medications to pack, medication refills, and how to get information about COVID-19 from outside New Jersey. Bring your experiences, questions and feelings about senior travel. RSVP by July 1.
The Positivity Project: Morning Refreshment
Thursday July 7 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Start your day optimistically! Explore positivity during tough times with JFS Wellness Coordinator Mary Jean Arreola and Tina Serota. You will learn ways to improve your well-being – mind, body and soul. Topics include self-care, mindfulness, gratitude, meditation, and resilience. RSVP by July 1.
The village film society
Tuesday, July 12 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Join Tina Serota for a discussion on the Oscar-winning documentary, Bowling for Columbine, which was written, produced, directed and narrated by Michael Moore. The film explores the root causes of the 1999 high school shooting and other acts of gun violence. We are going to dive deep into the nature of violence in the United States. The documentary is available on Tubi (free TV). RSVP by July 7.
Wednesday July 13 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. RSVP by July 7.
Friday July 15 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. RSVP by July 11.
Comfort food: healthy and delicious
Tuesday, July 19 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Join Bernadette Getzler as she takes you on a foodie journey using fresh ingredients. Cook your favorite summer recipes in new and inventive ways by replacing them with healthier options. RSVP by July 13.
The Positivity Project: Evening Retreat
Wednesday July 20 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, and resilience. It’s time to feed your mind and spirit. You will love ! RSVP by July 13.
Coffee Klatch: Hybrid
Thursday July 21 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Your world in 60 minutes! Join a quick chat about politics, technology, world events, arts, religion, and more. Moderated by Tina Serota. Attend in person at the Katz JCC Conference Room, 501 North Jerome Avenue in Margate or from home via Zoom. Mask encouraged in person. For Zoom, a link will be emailed to you. RSVP by July 14.
Yoga night with Candice
Monday July 25 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 prepare for your evening rest. RSVP by July 18.
Thursday, July 28 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Test your knowledge and compete for the first prize! Trivia topics include science, geography, history, music, drama, movies and more. This event is free for Holocaust survivors and village members. For non-members, the cost is $5 payable by July 21 to Tina Serota.
Unless otherwise stated, all programs are free to participate.
You must RSVP to participate in any program by contacting Tina Serota at 609.287.8872 or [email protected]
A Zoom link or call-in number for each program will be emailed or provided to you.
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.