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!


For Your Information Holiday Closure Schedule:

Succoth

  • 1st day Tuesday, September 21
  • 2nd day Wednesday, September 22
  • 8th day (Shemini Atzeret) Tuesday, September 28
  • Last Day (Simchas Torah) Wednesday, September 29

JOIN OUR DAILY ACTIVITIES

Mondays

Tuesdays

Community Tuesdays—My Go-To Place

2nd & 4th Tuesday at 12 pm

No class on September 21 in observance of Succoth
No class n September 28 in observance (Shemini Atzeret) 8th Day of Succoth

Tuesday, October 12—Community Tuesdays My Go-To Place invites you to join Esther Craven for coffee and stimulating conversation at what we like to call Zoomers Cafe! Register for October 12 >>>

Tuesday, October 26—Community Tuesdays My Go-To Place invites you to join us for a discussion and Q & A about Medicare open enrollment with Senior Health Insurance Program Counselor Esther Craven. Register for October 26 >>>

Grandparents, Grandfriends and Beyond

1st Tuesday of the month, at 2-3 pm
Join together with other grandparents and grandfriends* once each month to explore exciting and meaningful materials from Jewish text and tradition.

*This program is not just for grandparents, but for any older adult who wants to connect with a younger friend such as nieces and nephews or family friends.

Register for our monthly meet on:
October 5 >>>>
November 2 >>>

 

Wednesdays

Virtual Culture and Travel Activities

From popular museums and zoos to U.S. national parks and world-renowned travel destinations, we’ve pulled some of our favorite activities from the web for you to enjoy right at home. Add some of these virtual attractions to your bucket list today!

Optimizing Dementia Care Through Better Conversations

It has been said that conversations are central to family life. Communication challenges and family system shifts in the face of cognitive changes can negatively impact quality of life for persons with dementia and their care partners. In this talk, Dr. Roberts will overview the nature of communication changes in dementia and provide practical strategies for improving family conversations and meaningful connections.

Register for this event on October 13  >>>

Thursdays

CJE's Virtual Book Club

3rd Thursday at 11 am

No Virtual Book Club discussion in September,  we are taking a little break for the Holidays.

 

October 21—Renee Hochberg and poetry lover Pauline Baron, will lead us in a discussion of a selection of poems. We will share and discuss the poems that day. Register for this event  >>>

 

November 18—Euphoria by Lily King  Register for this event >>>

December 16 at 11 am-12:15 pm—Outwitting History: The Amazing Adventures of a Man Who Rescued a Million Yiddish Books by Aaron Lansky. Register for this event >>>

My Go-To Place

Thursdays at 1 pm

No class on September 16 in observance of Yom Kippur

Thursday, September 23My Go-To Place invites you to join us for a Tony Awards presentation and trivia game. Participate from home (on Zoom!) or in-person with us at Niles Township. Register for September 23 >>>

Thursday, September 30My Go-To Place invites you to join David Wittenstein the last Thursday of each month for light movement and a heathy lifestyle presentation on various topics from sleep to mental health.   Participate from home (on Zoom!) or in-person with us at Niles Township. Register for September 30 >>>

 

My Go-To Place hits the road!

Thursdays at 11 am

My Go-To Place hits the road!

Thursday, October 14My Go-To Place invites you to join us for a puppet opera performance presented by Opera in Focus, featuring Phantom of the Opera, Faust and more. Please arrive at 11:30 am for check in. Transportation will leave from Niles Township Government Office at Noon and will return around 3pm. Snacks and water will be provided.

Check our website more details >>>

Register for this event >>>

 

 

Fridays

Mindfulness with Chloe

Fridays at 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.

Insights on Aging—The Importance of Addressing Basic Legal and Housing Issues

Friday, December 10 at 11 am

This program will highlight two important programs that are available at CJE SeniorLife that can have a significant impact on the health and well being of older adults. Research shows that there is a relationship between one’s health and social factors such as access to stable, decent, affordable housing and access to legal support for issues related to housing conditions.

Register for this event on December 10 >>>

 

 

 

 

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!

Virtual Culture and Travel Activities

From popular museums and zoos to U.S. national parks and world-renowned travel destinations, we’ve pulled some of our favorite activities from the web for you to enjoy right at home. Add some of these virtual attractions to your bucket list today!