Education

Education 2012-08-08T23:55:45+00:00

INTRODUCTION TO THE iPAD AND iPHONE With Sharper Training Solution, Inc.

Learn all about Apple’s hottest gadgets.  In this class you will get an intro to the hardware, learn how to access the internet and your email, understand the settings, learn about the Apple new operating system, use the apps and learn how to get new ones, discover many tips and tricks and much more.  Bring your iPad or iPhone or just come and listen.

Tuesday, November 14
7:00-9:00 pm
Fee $40

LEARN HOW TO BECOME AN EBAY SELLER! With Sharper Training Solutions, Inc.

You’ve been shopping on ebay and now you are ready to sell! In this workshop you will learn how to set up an account, professionally describe your items, price them, get their pictures online and much more.  Familiarity with ebay and comfort with computers required.

Tuesday, February 13
Fee $40

JEWELED MEZUZAH DESIGN with Ofra Levin

Create a stunning, one-of-a-kind wire-wrapped mezuzah for your home with a professional jewelry designer. Perfect Chanukah gift!

Tuesday, November 21
7:00-9:00 pm
Fee $40

PORTRAITS OF GREATNESS: ENIGMATIC WOMEN IN THE BOOK OF BEREISHIT with Michal Horowitz

Tuesdays 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Fee: $50 for the series $15 per class
October 24 Chava – The Mother of all Living or the Mother of Death?
November 14 Bat Lot – The Mother of Incest… The Mother of Royalty
December 5 Tamar – Widow, Harlot, Mother of Messiah
January 2 ‘18 Osnas bat Poti-Pera – Who exactly did Yosef marry and why?

COOKING CONCEPTS: GOING INTERNATIONAL! with Naomi Ross

Wednesday 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Fee: $165 for the series $60 per class

Kosher Cooking around the world at the Marion and Aaron Gural JCC! Join us for an International series without even crossing the border!

Wednesday November 1 – Kosher Cucina Italiana Do you want the skinny on scaloppini, a Ragu that’s all the rage, perfect Polenta? Join us for your Italian meat favorites.
December 6 – Indian Feast (part 2). Learn how to use authentic Indian ingredients and spices in this exotic ethnic class. Learn beloved classic dishes like Chicken Tikka Masala, Samosas, chutneys and more!
January 10, 2018 – It’s all Greek to me! Dining on the Mediterranean in December? You betcha! We’ll brush up on integral skills such as filo dough in Spanakopita and pastries, stuffing grape leave and much more.

LOOK FOR OUR SPRING LINE-UP ON LOW-CAL COOKING CLASSES!

CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH with Batya Goodman

Learn basic, household Spanish in a relaxed and fun setting.
6 Wednesdays
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Beginning November 8
Fee: $108

DEFENSIVE DRIVING

Chaverim and our JCC have partnered to bring official Defensive Driving workshops to the community on a regularly scheduled basis. Get points off your license and a discount on your insurance. Choose the night.

Monday evenings begins at 7:00 pm
October 30, 2018 -January 15, May 14, July 16th
Fee: $60

FREE FORM CROCHET CLASS with Marilyn Morgenlander

Design magnificent free-form crochet patterns in a large variety of stitches to create a multitude of stunning projects with the guidance of a knitting, crochet, embroidery, sewing and beading professional and enthusiast. Great year-round projects! All levels. Bring worsted or DK yarn and G and H hooks

Tuesday 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
November 28, December 5 and 12
Fee: $75

BRING OUT THE ARTIST WITHIN with Gila Roslyn

From beginners to advanced, through a series of still life arrangements, students will learn observation and to understand structure and from using a variety of materials. We will continue to explore composition, color, line, shading and spatial relationships.

6 Tuesdays 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Beginning October 31
Fee: $125 for the series

CONVERSATIONAL HEBREW with Ricky Fishbein

Traveling to Israel? Have Israeli relatives coming to visit? Communication is key. Learn useful conversational skills in a warm and exciting class. Basic knowledge of Hebrew a must.

Tuesday 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
November 7, 14, 21 December 5, 12, 19
Fee: $150

WILLS, TRUSTS AND ESTATES – THE DOCUMENTS WE NEED TO HAVE A SOLID ESTATE PLAN with Debby Rosenfeld, Esq.

Ronald Fatoullah & Associates
A seminar on wills, trusts and estates for everyone. Learn how to eliminate or reduce estate taxes and how to plan for minor or disabled children. The advantage of a properly drafted trust or will, and the correct handling of an estate, will be discussed. The necessity of advanced directives will also be covered.

Tuesday November 7
7:00pm – 9:00 pm
Fee: None

LEARN HOW TO PROTECT YOUR ASSETS with Debby Rosenfeld, Esq.

Ronald Fatoullah & Associates
Learn how to protect assets from the high cost of long-term care. Gain knowledge on legal issues concerning paying for long-term care, Medicaid eligibility/planning, long-term care insurance, trusts, asset protection planning and more. DESIGNED FOR SENIOR CITIZENS AND THEIR FAMILIES, this workshop will provide insightful and beneficial information for all seniors and their families. This lecture will cover topics such as: How to apply for Medicaid, the look-back period, asset transfer do’s and dont’s, setting up a Trust, Nursing Home expenses and the role of an elder law attorney.

Tuesday February 6
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fee: None

MIND OVER MOUTH With Frieda Oelbaum, LCSW

Utilizing the principles of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) to lose weight. Focusing on changing how you think about yourself and the circumstances that surround how you act. You will learn how to motivate yourself daily, develop discipline and good eating habits, obtain strategies to get back on track.

Dates to be announced. Call for more information.
Fee: Nominal materials charge.