A weekly gathering of older adults enhancing their past with a feel of European flavor. Enjoy meeting new people with a little nosh, Yiddish humor, lectures, movies, music and more.

Tuesdays – 12:30pm-2:30pm

Congregation Beth Sholom,
390 Broadway, Lawrence

Friendship Circle

Come exercise your body, schmooze, meet new friends and enjoy lively discussions at our haimish JCC. All are welcome.

Wednesdays – 2:00pm-3:30pm

The Marion & Aaron Gural JCC
207 Grove Avenue, Cedarhurst

Men’s Club

Come schmooze, share and engage in stimulating and lively current events discussions. Meet new friends and spend Thursday afternoons at the JCC.

Wednesdays – 11:00pm-12:00pm

The Marion & Aaron Gural JCC
207 Grove Avenue, Cedarhurst

Safety Net – Entitlements Program

Are you in need of free guidance regarding entitlements such as Social Security, widow benefits, Medicare, Medicaid, SSI, health insurance, etc. Or are you in need of emotional support and advocacy regarding caregiver concerns, parenting concerns, resources for children with special needs, etc.

If you have a concern and don’t know where to turn for help, contact Lisa Barnett, LCSW-R, Project Entitlements at 516-569-6733.

No fee.

Entitlements Program is made possible by the Safety Net Initiative of UJA-Federation of New York.

Make a Difference in the Life of a Senior:  Become a Friendly Visitor

Connect with an aging senior or homebound adult, providing companionship and enabling an older person to remain socially involved with others. Volunteers with our Friendly Visiting Program spend time with seniors in their home on a weekly basis to engage in conversation and share interests and experiences. To be matched with a senior, please contact our Volunteer Services Manager, Laurie Stone Brofsky, at 516-569-6733 ext. 205 or by email at