Adult Programs

Featured Program:
An Evening at the Opera: A Performance by Merav Eldan
Join us as we welcome Israeli born mezzo-soprano opera singer, Merav Eldan, who will perform a beautiful selection of well-known arias from operas by W.A. Mozart, G. Rossini, Bellini, and more. She will also feature popular songs from the classic musicals of L. Bernstein and Gershwin, as well as songs by the great American composer A. Copland. A light dinner will be served.

Merav Eldan, a born Israeli, made her American debut at The Cleveland Institute of Music with La zia Principessa in Puccini’s Sister Angelica. She recently performed with the Jerusalem Symphony and has also performed with the Case Western Reserve Baroque Orchestra. Eldan also won 1st prize in the Darius Milhaud competition at CIM and in NATS Ohio State competition.
Date: Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
Cost: $11/Member | $15/Non Member
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JCC Journey's
Waitress
Inspired by Adrienne Shelly's beloved film, Waitress tells the story of Jenna - a waitress and expert pie maker. Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town's new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness. But Jenna must summon the strength and courage to rebuild her own life. This irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by 5-time Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles. "It's an empowering musical of the highest order!" raves the Chicago Tribune. Dinner on your own. Space is limited.
Date: Sunday, October 22, 2017
Location: Cleveland, OH
Leave JCC: 11:00 a.m. | Return: 7:30 p.m.
Showtime: 1:00 p.m. (run time is 2 hours and 30 minutes)
Ccst: $65/Member | $85/Non Member
RSVP is required by Friday, October 6, 2017
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The Color Purple
This Tony-winning musical arrives fresh from Broadway for this acclaimed production's first US tour. This iconic musical follows Celie, a young woman living in early 1900s America and is based on the book by Alice Walker. Both heart-warming and heart-wrenching, you'll find yourself moved by her tale as much as you are by the show's incredible music. The 2015 Broadway production won two Tony Awards including the coveted Best Revival of a Musical. Price includes cost of ticket and transportation. Space is limited.
Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Leave JCC: 11:00 a.m. | Return: 7:30 p.m.
Showtime: 1:00 p.m. (run time is 2 hours and 25 minutes)
Cost: $71/Member | $95/Non Member
RSVP is required by Friday, September 29, 2017

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Lunch & Learn:

Lunch and Learn: Telephone Scams and Frauds
Security expert Rob Elston will discuss best practices for preventing telephone scams and frauds, as well as tips for protecting yourself when using the ATM machine. This event is free and open to the public. A light lunch will be served.
Date: Friday, September 15, 2017
Time: 12:00 -1:00 p.m.
Location: JCC
RSVP required to Shelia Cornell by Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The Flu Shot: Vaccination and Education
Come and get your flu vaccine and then stay for lunch! The Trumbull Health Department will be distributing flu vaccinations, and Dr. Szymon Krzyzaniwski will explain the importance of receiving the flu shot. If you have insurance, an insurance card must be provided to receive coverage for the vaccination. If you do not have insurance, there will be a $25 fee for the vaccination. This event is free and open to the public. A light lunch will be served.
Date: Friday, October 20, 2017
Time: Flu Shots Distributed: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Lunch and Speaker: 11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Location: JCC
RSVP required to Shelia Cornell by Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Lunch and Learn: Stem Cell Therapy
Stem Cell Therapy can help reduce or eliminate pain without surgery or addictive medications. Dr. Mennow will discuss new breakthroughs in medicine using stem cells to regenerate and repair damaged tissues in your body due to age, disease and defects. This event is free and open to the public. A light lunch will be served.
Date: Friday, November 17, 2017
Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Location: JCC
RSVP required to Shelia Cornell by Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Lunch and Learn: Yellow Brick Place
Angela Palumbo, RN, M.S.Ed, and Carol Apinis, MACC/SLP, will educate us on the mission of the Yellow Brick Place which supports and educates cancer patients and those closest to them by providing individual and group services in the tri-county area. Come and learn how this organization helps to nourish and comfort the mind, body and spirit during the fight against cancer. This event is free and open to the public. A light lunch will be served.
Date: Friday, December 15, 2017
Time: 12:00 -1:00 p.m.
Location: JCC
RSVP required to Shelia Cornell by Wednesday, December 13, 2017

JCafe:
Exploring Art: Industrial Influences
Join our gallery curator for a review of some of the notable art of our region from the 18th and 19th centuries through the contemporary era. Engage in discussion about how different artists have been influenced by industrial connections, and explore the range of impacts the industrial past has had on cultural identity and art history. A light lunch will be served.
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Location: JCC
Time:12:00 -1:00 p.m.
Cost: $8/Member | $11/Non Member
RSVP is required by Monday, December 11th

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Movie and Lunch Bunch:
Hidden Figures
Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) -- serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world. A light lunch will be served.
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
Cost: $8/Member | $11/Non Member
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The Zookeeper’s Wife
The time is 1939 and the place is Poland, homeland of Antonina Zabinski and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski. The Warsaw Zoo flourishes under Jan's stewardship and Antonina's care. When their country is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are forced to report to the Reich's newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck. The Zabinskis covertly begin working with the Resistance and put into action plans to save the lives of hundreds from what has become the Warsaw Ghetto. A light lunch will be served.
Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time: 12:00-2:30 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
Cost: $8/Member | $11/Non Member
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Florence Foster Jenkins
In the 1940s, New York socialite Florence Foster Jenkins (Meryl Streep) dreams of becoming a great opera singer. Unfortunately, her ambition far exceeds her talent. The voice Florence hears in her head is beautiful, but to everyone else it is quite lousy. Her husband St. Clair goes to extreme lengths to make sure his wife never finds out how awful she truly is. When Florence announces her plans for a concert at Carnegie Hall, St. Clair soon realizes that he's facing his greatest challenge yet.
Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Time: 12:00-2:30 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
Cost: $8/Member | $11/Non Member
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