CJE Cyber Club

Welcome to our virtual community programs page!

We offer both live scheduled programs as well as recorded programs that may be viewed any time. For live programming, you can join us from a telephone, tablet or computer. Scroll through our pages and links and you are sure to find something that piques your interest. Have an idea for us? Email us at community.engagement@cje.net.

Our Cyber Club pages are constantly being updated with new programs and videos so check back often!

New Virtual Activities

Walk with My Go-To Place—Virtually

Walk with CJE's My Go-To Place—virtually! Join us for our upcoming virtual field trips via CJE's Cyber Club. We'll be touring some iconic Chicago locations and exhibits and uncovering the fascinating stories behind them. Comfortable walking shoes optional...sign up today!

Next Year In Jerusalem—Music and History Discussion

Immerse yourself in the timeless sights and sounds of Israel. Join us for guided art and writing sessions inspired by the music and history of the land. Enjoy special musical performances by Yonina, art with Abby Maeir, and writing with Alice Moody! Download a flyer >>>

December 2, 2020—Music and history discussion Click here to register >>>.

December 9, 2020—Guided creative art session (beginners welcome!) Click here to register >>>.

Join Our Live Zoom Activities 5 Days a Week

Move It Monday!

Mondays, 1-2 pm. Join us for a class focusing on Strength & Balance. Have a sturdy chair and water bottle handy.

Yiddish Tish

Tuesdays, 11 am—Join CJE Volunteer, Jay Lewkowitz, for all things Yiddish from cultural discussions to movies. Open to all levels of Yiddish speakers and those interested in Yiddish language and culture. Kum mit unz, und mach a leiben!  Register for this event >>>

Mindfulness with Chloe

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.

Cyber Club LifeNOTES

Watch Our Videos

Education

Through our virtual education programs, you will have the opportunity to learn new skills and practices or keep improving on skills you already have. Subscribe to our YouTube channel and click the notification bell to be notified every time we add a new video!

Wellness

Take care of your health with simple and attainable practices for your mind, body and spirit through exercise, yoga and meditation. Subscribe to our YouTube channel and click the notification bell to be notified every time we add a new video!

Arts and Crafts

Through our virtual arts and crafts programs, you have the opportunity to learn how to create fun, new projects at home. Subscribe to our YouTube channel and click the notification bell to be notified every time we add a new video!

Cyber Club Reading

Preparing for Medical Emergencies during Covid-19

Regular medical needs haven’t stopped just because Covid-19 has taken the front seat in the news. Whether your medical emergency arises from coronavirus or any other illness or accident, being prepared will help you get the best possible medical care.

L’dor v’dor—The Bonds Between Generations

There is a saying in Judaism— L’dor v’dor which literally means from generation to generation. Typically, it is understood to mean the transmission of the culture’s values, rituals, traditions, and history to the next generation.

Connecting and Coping While Sheltering in Place

We know emotional reactions to this emerging health crisis are expected, especially during a significant holiday season for many. Older adults who live alone or are not receiving visitors while sheltering in place are some of the most vulnerable in our community in need of connection. Please take a moment to contact family and friends and check in with them on how they are coping.