40+ yrs

Education

Jewish Education

Indroduction to Judaism

Tue 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM 10/21/14 - 3/3/15
This popular class, co-sponsored with the Wisconsin Council of Rabbis, is an introduction to Judaism for Jews who want to fill in the gaps of their own Jewish education, as well as those who are choosing Judaism as their spiritual destination. Curriculum includes an overview of Jewish religion, ritual, history and community as well as an introduction to reading the Hebrew language. Tuition includes textbooks and a graduation Shabbat Dinner. Ages 21 & up. Instructor: Jody Hirsh. No class 12/23 and 12/30.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
10/20/2014 - 12/30/2014
Member Fee:
$230.00
Non-Member Fee:
$230.00
Availabilty:
100 of 100 seats available

The Holocaust Book Club Thursday 10/23

Thu 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
A special book club, co-sponsored by the Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center (HERC) and the JCC will examine Holocaust literature both fiction and non-fiction. Ages 21 & up. Instructor: Shay Pilnik. Jan Gross, Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz: This internationally acclaimed book examines the issues of post-war anti-Jewish violence in Poland. Free.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
10/22/2014 - 10/22/2014
Member Fee:
$0.00
Non-Member Fee:
$0.00
Availabilty:
100 of 100 seats available

Parent & Child

Challah & Community

Thu 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Join us each month for Challah & Community. A chance to hear music and stories from some of Milwaukee's most loved rabbis,cantors and educators. Braid challah to take home and meet new friends. Instructor: Rabbi Shari Shamah. 4 Fridays: 9/12, 10/24, 11/14, 12/19. Free.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
9/11/2014 - 12/18/2014
Member Fee:
$0.00
Non-Member Fee:
$0.00
Availabilty:
29 of 30 seats available

Enrirchment

Children

STARS Upstream Arts: The Art of Social Skills 1

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM Ages 13 - 30
Participants will gain hands-on experience using the arts as a tool for positive self expression in everyday life.UA integrates all individuals with diverse abilities into programming designed to deveop social and comunication skills. Instructor: Minda Devorkin. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
11/2/2014 - 11/5/2014
Member Fee:
$175.00
Non-Member Fee:
$175.00
Availabilty:
14 of 15 seats available

STARS: The Art of Social Skills

Sun 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
11/1/2014 - 11/1/2014
Member Fee:
$30.00
Non-Member Fee:
$30.00
Availabilty:
29 of 30 seats available

Fitness

Adult

Arthritis Foundation Tai Chi

Tue 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM
Enjoy Sun and Qi Gong styles of Tai Chi modified with gentle movements for health, balance and relief of pain caused by arthritis. Members do not register for this class. Ages 14 & Up. Instructor: Sandy Ingram.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
9/1/2014 - 10/20/2014
Member Fee:
$0.00
Non-Member Fee:
$48.00
Availabilty:
11 of 12 seats available

Arthritis Foundation Tai Chi

Tue 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM
Enjoy Sun and Qi Gong styles of Tai Chi modified with gentle movements for health, balance and relief of pain caused by arthritis. Members do not register for this class. Ages 14 & Up. Instructor: Sandy Ingram.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
10/27/2014 - 12/15/2014
Member Fee:
$0.00
Non-Member Fee:
$48.00
Availabilty:
12 of 12 seats available

Beginner Israeli Dance

Mon 7:30 PM 8:15 PM
This beginner class is an introduction to the basic steps of Israeli dancing. Progressively learn new dances over the course of the session. No previous experience needed! The first class on Sept. 8 is free! Instructor Deborah Schermer.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
9/7/2014 - 10/26/2014
Member Fee:
$25.00
Non-Member Fee:
$35.00
Availabilty:
20 of 20 seats available

Big Melt Down Session A

Mon, Wed 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM Monday & Wednesdays Training Sessions
The Big Melt Down is a 12 week program that takes a realistic approach to weight loss and lifestyle change. This program will help you with real-life self empowerment, exercise, eating and living. Certified Personal Trainers, Nutritionist and Wellness Coaches will monitor your 12 week journey to a healthier you.The program consists of 2 group training sessions per week (pick one of the four sessions when registering),a weekly wellness/nutrition meeting on Wednesday at 6:00 PM, group and individual challenges and wellness coaching. Big Melt Down is for ages 18 & up. Instructor: Katie Muellenbach.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
9/28/2014 - 12/16/2014
Member Fee:
$499.00
Non-Member Fee:
$599.00
Availabilty:
7 of 8 seats available

Big Melt Down Session B

Mon, Wed 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mondays & Wednesdays Training Sessions
The Big Melt Down is a 12 week program that takes a realistic approach to weight loss and lifestyle change. This program will help you with real-life self empowerment, exercise, eating and living. Certified Personal Trainers, Nutritionist and Wellness Coaches will monitor your 12 week journey to a healthier you.The program consists of 2 group training sessions per week (pick one of the four sessions when registering),a weekly wellness/nutrition meeting on Wednesday at 6:00 PM, group and individual challenges and wellness coaching. Big Melt Down is for ages 18 & up. Instructor: Amy Jahner.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
8/30/2014 - 12/30/2014
Member Fee:
$499.00
Non-Member Fee:
$599.00
Availabilty:
8 of 8 seats available

Big Melt Down Session C

Mon, Thu 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Monday & Thursday Training Sessions
The Big Melt Down is a 12 week program that takes a realistic approach to weight loss and lifestyle change. This program will help you with real-life self empowerment, exercise, eating and living. Certified Personal Trainers, Nutritionist and Wellness Coaches will monitor your 12 week journey to a healthier you.The program consists of 2 group training sessions per week (pick one of the four sessions when registering),a weekly wellness/nutrition meeting on Wednesday at 6:00 PM, group and individual challenges and wellness coaching. Big Melt Down is for ages 18 & up. Instructor: Ally Koller. No class 9/25, 10/9, 10/16 and 11/27.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
9/28/2014 - 12/21/2014
Member Fee:
$499.00
Non-Member Fee:
$599.00
Availabilty:
8 of 8 seats available

Fight Back!

Thu 7:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
10/22/2014 - 11/12/2014
Member Fee:
$50.00
Non-Member Fee:
$75.00
Availabilty:
12 of 12 seats available

Kickbox Circuit Training Session 1

Thu 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Intense 2-Minute Rounds interval training class that emphasizes successful goal setting, metabolic circuit training, core strengthening, proper kickboxing technique and effective combinations. Mandatory equipment: All participants are required to bring his/her own boxing gloves, water bottle, and a focused attitude. Ages 18 & Up. Instructor: Sensei Sahnya Thom. No class 9/25, 10/9 and 10/16.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
9/3/2014 - 10/29/2014

Kickbox Circuit Training Session 2

Thu 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Intense 2-Minute Rounds interval training class that emphasizes successful goal setting, metabolic circuit training, core strengthening, proper kickboxing technique and effective combinations. Mandatory equipment: All participants are required to bring his/her own boxing gloves, water bottle, and a focused attitude. Ages 18 & Up. Instructor: Sensei Sahnya Thom. No class 11/27.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
11/5/2014 - 12/11/2014
Member Fee:
$85.00
Non-Member Fee:
$105.00
Availabilty:
11 of 12 seats available

Parkinson's Dance Class

Fri 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
This dance class, originally designed for people in the Parkinson's community, is open to anyone seeking lifelong comfort and ease in their body movements. Feel better; function more efficiently and enjoy life more fully! Feel the beat of varied music as you improve coordination, balance and posture. Regain confidence in your body. Discover your creativity in motion. All abilities and fitness levels are welcome. Options include dancing in a chair, standing and moving across the floor. Stay young at heart while being with others who are dancing through life! Instructors: Suzanne Carter, Kate Mann, Jane Brooks Reilly and Tom Thoreson. Drop in fee: $15.
Registration Dates:
8/6/2014 - 12/25/2014
Program Dates:
9/4/2014 - 12/18/2014
Member Fee:
$140.00
Non-Member Fee:
$140.00
Availabilty:
10 of 15 seats available