Daytime Programs

Registered Programs

Arm Yourself for Alzheimer’s

A 4-part seminar with empowering information so you can take action to delay the onset of dementia and Alzheimer’s. This program will teach you how to differentiate the various causes of memory loss and what research tells us about protecting and strengthening your brain. You’ll also be introduced to brain-challenging games and puzzles.
Th 1:00 – 2:15pm 6052 Jan 31 – Feb 21 (4 sessions)
Member $30/Regular $41



Featured Program

History Over Lunch

NEW! History Over Lunch: Exploring BC’s Jewish History

Pack a lunch and join the conversation each month, as historians from the Jewish Museum & Archives of British Columbia share information and archival material from their collection. If you have materials or stories from your lifetime in BC, please bring them to share!

Mondays 11:30 AM

Feb 25: Picturing BC: Leonard Frank, Otto Landauer & Fred Schiffer
Mar 11: Building a Time Capsule: Preserving Community History

In the Aceman Seniors Lounge. Beverages provided.
Please let us know you are coming.Contact Lisa: 604-638-7283 or

Film Screening

JSA Empowerment Series Movie at the J: “Unfinished Song”

Starring Vanessa Redgrave and Terrence Stamp, this 2013 film explores how new friendships and the communal creation of music can revitalize our passions for adventure and celebration at any age.
In the JCC Wosk Auditorium
We Jan 16 1:00-3:00pm       $5 donation suggested


Circle of Friends

For women in their mid-50s+ looking for friendship with other women. Speakers and conversation-provoking programming at the J. Monthly brunch and arts outings. Contact Cori Friedman at 604.244.3737
Tu 1:00-3:00pm dates vary $5 drop-in


Chair Yoga

Everyone can Yoga. In this gentle class you will be guided through modified versions of traditional poses. Friday yoga incorporates the spirit of Shabbat.
Tu 9:30 – 10:30am  Instructor Annette Wertman
We/Fr 9:30 – 10:30am Instructor Bonnie Grasso
In Aceman Seniors Lounge
Members Free/ Senior Assoc. $30 punch card of 10 or $3 single. NM $50 /$5


Shirley Stein’s News and Views

Current affairs discussion group facilitated by volunteer Daniel Elezam.
In the Isaac Waldman Library
We 10:30am -12:30pm
$2 drop-in donation benefits the Library


L’Chaim Adult Day Centre

A culturally Jewish day program where participants enjoy supervised planned activities in a warm, safe, and caring environment. L’Chaim offers participants the opportunity to socialize with their peers and maintain or improve their level of functioning so they can remain in their community.
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