NEW MANDEL JCC IN PALM BEACH GARDENS DEBUTS ACADEMY OF CONTINUING EDUCATION, MODELED AFTER SUCCESSFUL BOYNTON BEACH JCC PROGRAM
PALM BEACH GARDENS (August 15, 2013) – Building off a hugely successful program for adult education at its Boynton Beach location, the Mandel JCC Palm Beach Gardens will debut the Academy of Continuing Education with dozens of classes designed to rekindle previous passions, ignite new interests, and provide the opportunity to stay current with developments that shape today’s world. The program offers informative, thought-provoking and entertaining courses by some of the area’s top professionals.
Classes are Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Oct. 22, 2013. An open house is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. Courses are offered in three, nine-week semesters, within six tracks: Arts, Contemporary Issues, Humanities, Judaic and Israel, Sciences and Wellness.
“Whether an everyday subject about computing or finance or family relationships, to exploring the secrets of the universe, or insights into Jewish traditions, the Academy offers area access to experts in each field,” shared Bob Maurer, Chair of the program, who is also president and founder of American Corporation for Education and Training (ACET).
The Mandel JCC Palm Beach Gardens is located at 5221 Hood Road, and also offers an array of classes for active adults including a large bridge program, mah jongg, day trips, cultural events and more.
For more information about The Academy, call Gail Feldman at 561.689.7700. For more information about programs and classes at the Mandel JCC Palm Beach Gardens, please visit www.jcconline.com/mandel.