Daytime Programs

VIRTUAL Programs

Streamed live to your home. Zoom link will be sent upon registration. For inquiries contact Lisa Quay:

Art & Culture

The Tapestry of Arts and Sciences: A Music Lecture Series
Instructor: Martha Buchanan
Explore the intersectionality of art, architecture, politics, literature, philosophy and history as expressed and reflected in music. From prehistoric times through the 1800s, we will consider the development and evolution of instruments across time and within the settings where they arose.
Th 9:30 – 11:00am
Oct 15 – Nov 19 – 6 classes
V6095 M $100 / R $125 Register

Broadway ‘Jew’sicals Part 1: The Writers
Instructor: Adam Roberts
Multimedia lectures highlighting several Jewish writers who shaped the core of the American Musical Theatre, including Berlin, Weill, Gershwin, Bock, Harnick and Sondheim. Instructor is founder and former Producing Artistic Director of the Austin Jewish Repertory Theater.
Mo 11:00am -12:30pm
Nov 30 – Dec 21 – 4 classes
V6094 M $35 / R $45 Register


Instructor: Janice Bannister
Join in the fun of sharing of your life tales, with you as the main character. This virtual course will include peer and instructor feedback, and culminates with social distanced performance opportunity to put a piece of your story out there for all to enjoy.
Fr 11:00am – 12:30pm
Oct 30 – Dec 4 – 6 classes
V6096 M $125 / R $150 Register

Social Groups

Circle of Friends for Women 55+
Thought provoking programs, social time to meet with friends and make new ones, and monthly Sunday Brunches. Via Zoom. Meet twice a month. Contact Lisa Quay for dates
Tu 1:00 – 2:30pm
Sep 15 – Dec 22 – 8 sessions
V6098 M $35/R $45 Register

Shirley Stein’s News & Views
Current event discussion group, led by Daniel Elezam
We 10:30am -12:00pm
Sep 2 – Dec 16 – 8 classes
7701 M $18 / R $25 Register

FREE Programs

“Dinner” & a Movie
You provide the dinner, we’ll bring the movie. Twice a month, enjoy a movie streamed via Zoom and followed by a group chat. Entertaining and uplifting, these films will be more fun shared.
Tu 6:30pm
Sept 8 & 29; Oct 13 & 27; Nov 10 & 24; Dec 8

Rise & Shine Sunday “Brunch”
Start your week with your favorite beverage and a friendly discussion on Zoom: a little humor, a look back on this week in history, some happy stories from the news, and a chance to make friends. Facilitated by social worker Lisa Cohen Quay
Su 10:00am
Sept 13;  Oct 4 (Celebrate Sukkot) & Oct 18;  Nov 1 & 22;  Dec 6 & 20

Name That Tune
Play along and try to Name That Tune with pianist Bob York live at the piano via Zoom, then find out the answers and enjoy singing along when he plays the complete songs. A different music theme each month. Free thanks to underwriting from the Marjorie Groberman Music Fund.
Sept 22 – Songs by Sinatra
Oct 20 – Country Music
Nov 17 – Songs with Body Parts