My Go-To Place—Community Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 4, 12 pmCommunity Tuesdays My Go-To Place invites you to join Religious Life Coordinator at CJE SeniorLife, Jenn Hipps for a presentation about the most romantic day of the Jewish calendar, Tu B’Av! Learn about the historical significance of this special day and why it is one of the most popular days for Jewish weddings!

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Welcome to the new Virtual My Go-To Place with JCC Chicago’s Community Tuesdays!

We are pleased to start bringing you online My Go-To Place programming.

 

In this video tutorial, you'll learn how to connect to My Go-To Place using Zoom!

Join Our Live Zoom Activities 5 Days a Week

Move It Monday!

Monday, August 3, 1-1:30 pm. Join Margaret Danilovich, Board-certified Geriatric Physical Therapist and Senior Director of the Leonard Schanfield Research Institute at CJE SeniorLife, for a 30-minute fitness class. This week's class is "Barre." You don't have to be a ballerina to enjoy the benefits of this low-impact, ballet-inspired exercise class. No equipment is needed, and all activities can be done sitting or standing to accommodate all fitness levels.

Bingocize® Online with CJE

Join the Falls Prevention Team for Bingocize®—a 10-week program that meets twice a week and combines a bingo-like game with exercise and health education. You must sign up to participate so that we can mail you a Bingo card to use during the class. Spots are limited—register here: https://bit.ly/CJEBingocize. If you can’t make that class, but would like to keep updated about future Falls Prevention programs, join our mailing list here: https://www.cje.net/falls

My Go-To Place—Community Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 4, 12 pmCommunity Tuesdays My Go-To Place invites you to join Religious Life Coordinator at CJE SeniorLife, Jenn Hipps for a presentation about the most romantic day of the Jewish calendar, Tu B’Av! Learn about the historical significance of this special day and why it is one of the most popular days for Jewish weddings!

For the Health of It

Wednesday, July 29 & August 5, 1 pmPositive Approach® to Care (PAC) Workshop: Normal Aging vs. Not Normal Aging. This interactive workshop will be facilitated by Christie Norrick, a PAC Certified MSW at CJE SeniorLife's Leonard Schanfield Research Institute. The workshop will build dementia awareness, knowledge, and skills of participants. The course is designed for community members including older adults, care partners, as well as professionals in the field of aging.

My Go-To Place—Thursdays

Thursday, July 30, 1 pm—My Go-To Place is happy to welcome CJE volunteer Rick Lynn for a TED talk video and discussion. TED talks are short and powerful talks devoted to sharing ideas ranging from science to business to global issues. Join us in watching and discussing “How to Live to be 100+,” an enthralling talk about the path to long life and health.

Thursday, August 6, 1 pm—My Go-To Place invites you to join Kurt Loeffler in his music lecture series, “After the Big Bands- Be Bop and the Art of Improvisation.” Kurt will take us back in time to explain the fascinating musical evolution away from the Big Band sound.

Mindfulness with Chloe

There will be no class on August 28

Fridays, 10 am—Chloe Gremaud, LCSW from CJE SeniorLife’s Counseling Services will lead group participants in mindfulness exercises that help support mental wellness. Building the ability to stay present can help participants to cope with stress and uncertainty and reduce negative thinking.