Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:45 to 6 p.m.
Full-course kosher dinners for those 60 and older. Reservations taken until 9:30 a.m. the day of the meal. Suggested donation: $5 per person. Guest under 60 pays $9.
Healthy Bones for Life
Mondays, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., and Wednesdays, 10 to 11 a.m.
Healthy Bones for Life is a peer-led group exercise. The suggested donation is $2.25 per class.
Mah Jongg lessons
June 1, 15, 22 and 29, 10 a.m. to noon
The instructor is Nancy Rosen Siegel. The cost is $15 for the general public and $10 for JCC members. Prepaid registration is required.
Bus day trip
‘Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah!’
Sunday, Aug. 21
Come see the Allan Sherman musical at The Theater Barn in New Lebanon. A pizza lunch is included. Depart from AJCC at 10:50 a.m. and return at approximately 5:30 p.m.
The cost is $84 for the general public and $77 for JCC members. A prepaid, non-refundable registration fee is due before the trip fills.
Tuesdays, 9:30 to 10:20 a.m. through July 26
Albany JCC’s Massry Senior Center
The instructor is Lorraine Noval, PhD., a certified master trainer, Asian Arts Group, LLC. The suggested donation is $2.25 for people ages 60 and older. Those under 60 must pay the $2.25 at the senior adult office.
Book Mavens book review
Wednesday, June 29, 3 to 4:30 p.m.
This month’s book is “Mitzvah Stories: Seeds for Inspiration and Learning” by Goldie Milgram. The book contains 60 inspiring stories told by leading Jewish authors and reveals how each mitzvah can become a rich source of spirituality and meaning. The reviewer is Rabbi Beverly Magidson, director of chaplaincy services at the Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York.
June 14, 21 and 28, 1 to 2:30 p.m.
The instructor is Mishka Luft, papercut artist. Bring an image or object to class for inspiration. The cost is $52 for the general public and $41 for JCC members, plus a $10 supplies feed paid to the instructor at the first class. Prepaid registration is required.
Jules and Paula Stein Live and Learn lunch lecture series
Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A Kosher lunch follows each lecture, and prepaid registration is required. The cost is $12 JCC members and $14 for non members.
June 2 — A Century of Wisdom: Lessons from the life of Holocaust survivor and concert pianist Alice Herz-Sommer. Speaker Caroline
Stoessinger shared uplifting stories of the world’s oldest Holocaust survivor. The program includes clips from the 2014 documentary “The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life.”
June 23 — The Jews’ Secret Fleet: The untold story of North American volunteers who smashed the British blockade of Palestine. Speaker:
Murray Greenfield, secret fleet volunteer and founder of Gefen Publishing House of Israel.
July 14 — As Good as Anybody: Martin Luther King Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel’s journey towards freedom.
Speaker: author Richard
July 28 — Home of the Brave: A film about a Connecticut town that says no to the Nazis. Speaker: Scott Sniffen, award-winning filmmaker and founder of Sniffen Pictures.
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Do you like to sing? Join the Albany Jewish Community Center’s Senior Chorale. Rehearsals and performances on Thursdays from 1 to 3 p.m.