Community Wednesdays

Wednesdays at Bernard Weinger JCC | 9:30am-1:00pm

Join us every Wednesday for a few hours of mind, body & spirit enrichment. We will be hosting three, one-hour lectures/classes throughout the day, along with our fitness class offerings at the Marvin Lustbader Center. You choose how you want to spend your day at the J!

9:30-10:30am & 10:45-11:45am

Fitness Classes:
9:30-10:30am & 10:30-10:55am

  • FREE for Marvin Lustbader Center members
  • $10/day non-member
  • $45/5 session punch card
  • Men’s Group members can choose one-hour for $3

Once Upon A Bagel “Grab ‘N Go” lunches will be available to purchase.

Community Wednesdays is on a drop-in basis and for Adults; no reservation needed.

Upcoming Dates  May Calendar  June Calendar  July Calendar

For more information, email Hillary Wenk or call 224.406.9257

We’re filling your calendar (and stomach) on the Southside.

Shalom Over 50 is a Jewish club that meets weekly at Temple Anshe Sholom in Olympia Fields for lunch, Yiddish classes, speakers and fellowship. A full schedule of thought-provoking lectures, current events and performances ensures lively discussion and a great time. Lunch is provided each week, so bring your appetite!

The Club meets Tuesdays year-round, except on Jewish and National holidays.

For more information, email Ilene Uhlmann or call 224.406.9233


Put on your thinking caps.

Join us on Thursdays at Temple Sholom in the city for a day devoted to learning. You’ll meet with other interested older adults from the JCC for two classes in the morning and one class in the afternoon. Learn more about history, current events, art history and literature. Bring your lunch for a relaxed break in between classes. Open University’s thematic lectures and discussions are engaging and thought-provoking.

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