Important Registration Information:
Adults of all ages are welcome in senior adult classes, although a $10 service fee will be added for persons 55 and under. There is a $10 registration fee for non-members for any class over $25. Guidelines from the DFTA stipulate that participants be afforded the opportunity to make a suggested contribution in support of the program.
See the current Calendar for complete schedule of senior classes and activities.
For Museum Trips and Concerts, please click here!
Individual Computer Instruction
Sign up for one-on-one computer classes and work with a student from Forest Hills High School, who will provide you with individual instruction. For more information, contact ext 624
Create meaningful contact and interact with the younger generation! Project Posterity is a wonderful program which connects senior adults and Forest Hills High School students. This program allows you to share your life experiences with teenagers and provides an opportunity to teach, learn from, and engage with students. For more information, please contact ext 160.
Acrylic Painting and Drawing Workshop
Using acrylics, watercolors, and/or charcoal, explore the many approaches to creating your own works of art. Open to all levels. No experience necessary – just a desire to be creative and have a good time! Taught by Sandy Izhakoff, experienced artist and teacher. Materials will be provided.
Mixed-Media Art Workshop
Using a variety of materials, participants will develop, express and explore their creative and artistic selves. You will make art works such as boxes, mosaics, bowls, sculptures, batik and prints. Taught by Sandy Izhakoff, experienced artist and teacher. All materials provided.
Tuesdays, Sept. 12, 26, and Oct. 17, 31
OPEN PING PONG
First come, first served. Sign in and pay at the front desk each time.
Please bring your own paddle! Free m / $5 nm per session
Fridays 12:15-1:30 p.m.
Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons / Children's Museum of Indianapolis
OF JEWISH INTEREST
Looking to brush up on the language of the Torah? Hebrew Ulpan is designed to teach adults the basic language skills of conversation, writing and comprehension. Learn and retain information in a supportive environment. No matter your ability, we have a level for you!
16 Wednesdays, Sept. 6 through Dec. 20
8:30–10:00 a.m. (Beginners)
$160 m / $224 nm
10:00–11:30 a.m. (Int./Adv.)
$160 m / $224 nm
Not just the Horah! Learn the steps of Israeli dancing, both traditional and modern, and learn some international folk dancing as well. It's great exercise, too!
14 Wednesdays, Sept. 6 through Dec. 6
$105 m / $161 nm
Monday – Friday, 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(Please don’t come early; classes will be in session.)
Enjoy card playing, board games and friendly conversation. It doesn’t get any better than this!
Bring a brown-bag kosher dairy lunch. Coffee, tea and cookies will be available to nosh.
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