Active Seniors

DAYS & TIMES: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10 AM – 1 PM

LOCATION: Temple Beth Sholom, 40-25 Fair Lawn Ave., Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

Our Seniors are back! Beginning September 2021, we welcome older adults to join our programming every Tuesday and Thursday from 10am to 1pm with kosher catered hot lunch served at 12pm.

To register in advance, email [email protected] or call 201-666-6610 ext 1.

Reservations for lunch must be made the Friday before.

For the health and safety of our community, our COVID protocols follow the Bergen County Department of Health and Center for Disease Control guidelines.

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TUESDAYS

10:00 – 11:00 AM: Fitness Senior Style

11:00 – 12:00 PM: Current Events Discussion Group

12:00 – 1:00 PM: Hot & fresh kosher lunch

THURSDAYS

10:00 – 11:00 AM: Various programming

11:00 – 12:00 PM: Mindful Meditation

12:00 – 1:00 PM: Hot & fresh kosher lunch

RSVP for Senior lunch & programming

RSVP for Senior lunch and programming: [email protected]g or call 201-666-6610 ext 1

Events

September is for Seniors!

Thu, Sep 23, 2021

10:00am - 1:00pm

September is for Seniors!

Thu, Sep 30, 2021

10:00am - 1:00pm

Jewish Superstitions: Lecture & Lunch

Thu, Sep 30, 2021

10:30am - 12:30pm

Staff

Ruth Beckman

Supervisor, Senior Adults

Take a breather and relax with Angela as she guides us through simple meditation technique to improve our health and calm our minds.

Now offered in person or by Zoom from the comfort of your home – your choice!

In person class kindly requests a suggested donation of $5 to support this programming.

Make a morning out of it! Stay & socialize with the group after class then join us for lunch at noon.

To register, complete the form on this age or email [email protected] or call 201-666-6610 ext. 1.

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Easy movements to get your heart pumping! Join enthusiastic Richard Portugal for an hour of group senior-style fitness.

Now offered in person or by Zoom from the comfort of your home – your choice!

In person class kindly requests a suggested donation of $5 to support this programming.

Make a morning out of it! Stay & socialize with the group after class then join us for lunch at noon.

To register, complete the form on this age or email [email protected] or call 201-666-6610 ext. 1.

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Senior Lunch Volunteer Registration

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Our kosher meal program is open to the community.

Lunch reservations must be made by the Friday before the week lunch is to be served to ensure correct quantities.

We kindly request a suggested donation of $4 per person.

To RSVP, simply email [email protected] or call 201-666-6610 ext.1

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Blog Posts

Supporting our Seniors with High Holiday Gift Bags

Erica Danziger | TUE, AUG 17, 2021

Back in 2020, we knew one thing for certain - our seniors were vulnerable and isolated. And we knew that part of the cure was hand delivering Jewish holiday gift…

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Hanukkah 2020 with JCC of Northern NJ

Erica Danziger | FRI, NOV 20, 2020

November, 2020 -- Hanukkah is coming and here at JCC of Northern NJ, we're well on our way to celebrate in new and innovative ways for this special year. Hanukkah…

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COVID-19 Update: Active Seniors Temporarily Suspended Until April 17

Erica Danziger | FRI, MAR 13, 2020

Active Seniors Program temporarily suspended... As we have previously communicated, we have been closely monitoring COVID-19 ("coronavirus") recommendations from the Bergen County Department of Health and the Center for Disease…

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Active Seniors Spread Holiday Cheer

Erica Danziger | FRI, DEC 20, 2019

Check out our Seniors getting in the "holiday spirit"! On Thursday, December 19, our JCCNNJ Active Seniors gathered from around Bergen County to spread some holiday cheer. With their enthusiastic…

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Celebrating Chanukah with our Active Seniors

Erica Danziger | THU, DEC 12, 2019

Fair Lawn – The JCCNNJ Active Seniors program celebrated Chanukah on Thursday with musical entertainment by the John Halsey Swing Trio, featuring Elaine Rachlin on vocals and Bill Wurtzel on…

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Babka Bake

Starting the New Year with Sweet Babka Bake

Erica Danziger | WED, OCT 02, 2019

On Thursday, September 26, 2019, our Active Seniors gathered together to kick of the High Holiday season with a "Make & Take Babka Bake". Their secret ingredient? Nutella! May everyone…

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Senior Seder

See our Active Adults’ Seder in Action!

npgadmin | MON, APR 29, 2019

Singing, eating, and participating in a full Seder, over 50 Active Adults from the JCCNNJ had a wonderful time welcoming in the Pesach season. Special thanks to Cantor Mark Biddelman…

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