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Classes, Programs & Groups 
Academy of Continuing Education
Bridge, Mah Jongg & Canasta
Classes, Programs & Groups

Arts & Culture
Book Festival
Special Events
Cultural Day Tours
Film Festival

The Adult Classes and Programs will be held at the Mandel JCC, 8500 Jog Rd., Boynton Beach unless otherwise specified. To register or for more information, please call 561-740-9000.


Broadway Jazz Movement 

Upbeat dance class begins with a warm up to strengthen, stretch and improve flexibility, then moves into footwork and rhythm and isolations. You’ll learn original combinations and dance numbers to a variety of music, all in the style typically seen on Broadway! Some experience is helpful. Instructors: Mary Segal and Rhona Ross

Thursdays, Ongoing | 6:30-8:00pm 
Per 6-week session: $40 Member ● $50 Guest  

Purchase at the JCC 

Discussion Groups

Political Flashpoint 

An interactive weekly discussion group that focuses on domestic and international issues in the news. Political, economic and current event subjects are the focus of this audience participation series.
Lenny Bell, Facilitator

Mondays, Ongoing | 10:00-11:30am 
Free Member  $7 Guest 

Current Events 

Those of us who watch, read and study the news, have opinions that are diverse and convictions that are clear. This discussion group provides a weekly forum for the exchange of these views on various topics contained in the ever changing world and local events.
Sy Rifkin, Facilitator

Thursdays, Ongoing | 9:30-11:30am 
Free member $7 Guest 

Book Review Club (2017-18 Schedule)

Please note that this group is for those with good vision as well as those with visual impairments. All of the books selected can be obtained by those registered with the Library of Congress’ free Talking Books Program. Through it, those who have a doctor’s note can recieve and return mailed tapes and player. For this service, please contact Sarah Smedley at 561-649-5500 or [email protected].

November 16: Great Small Things by Jodi Picoult 
December 9: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkes 
January 11: The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende 
February 8: The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware 
March 8: The Sisters Weiss by Naomi Ragen 
April 12: Glory Over Everything by Kathleen Grissom 
May 10: The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan Phillip Sendker 

Thursdays | 3:30pm
Free & Open to the community 
For more information contact [email protected]

 Networking Groups

 JBiz Networking Breakfasts 

JBiz is a business networking group within the JCC. The purpose of JBiz is to create business networking relationships between the members and within the local community. Our free monthly breakfast is open to everyone interested in making new business connections. Come hungry and bring plenty of business cards! Also, please feel free to invite your business colleagues!

Thursdays, | 8:00am 
Aug. 10 
Sept. 14
Oct. 12 
Nov. 9
Dec. 14 
Free & Open to the community 

For questions, RSVP or more information, contact:  
Andres Alminana, JBIZ Chairperson • [email protected] • 561-650-7341

JBiz Leads Group 

In addition to the monthly events, which are always held on the 2nd Thursday of the month, JBIZ also has two category-exclusive leads groups which meet on certain Tuesdays or Thursdays, depending on the group.  The Thursday group is headed by Mark Agnelli, and meets at the JCC on the 4th Thursday of each month.  The Tuesday group is headed by Andres Alminana, and meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  Meetings are held at the JCC beginning at 7:45 a.m. until 9.  Membership is limited to one member per profession/category, and membership fees are only $100/year, guests are welcome to attend two meetings with no charge. 

For further inquiry, please contact Mark Agnelli (Thursday Group) at [email protected]; or Andres Alminana (Tuesday Group) at [email protected].

Thursdays | 7:45-9:00am 
$100 Year 

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