Calendar

Sep
19
Sat
Zumba with EntryPointDC
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Lets get moving! Join EntryPointDC and the EDCJCC Fitness department for an hour of virtual fun and mingling after class. Zumba is an aerobic dance fitness program featuring music and movements inspired by various styles of Latin American dance such as salsa, merengue, and cumbia. All fitness levels are welcome and no experience is necessary.

When? Saturdays, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM, followed by 10 minutes of hanging out after classes; August 22, 29 and September 5, 12, 19, 26

How much? $5 for 2 August classes, $10 for 4 September classes, $13 for 6 August + September Classes

Questions? Contact Stacy Miller at stacym@edcjcc.org. If you are a JCC Fitness Member, virtual classes are part of your package. Please email us for more information.

 

Sep
21
Mon
High Holiday Hangover Virtual Game Night with EntryPointDC & ChiTribe
Sep 21 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Feeling that High Holiday hangover? Shana Tova…let the games begin! Join ChiTribe of Chicago and EntryPointDC and find your tribe virtually for an hour of games that help you feel connected and make you laugh. Invite your friends from other cities and fill out this form to verify who you are, and you will be invited to the Zoom link! You can join up until the very last moment (and we will add you during the call too!).
Sep
26
Sat
Zumba with EntryPointDC
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Lets get moving! Join EntryPointDC and the EDCJCC Fitness department for an hour of virtual fun and mingling after class. Zumba is an aerobic dance fitness program featuring music and movements inspired by various styles of Latin American dance such as salsa, merengue, and cumbia. All fitness levels are welcome and no experience is necessary.

When? Saturdays, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM, followed by 10 minutes of hanging out after classes; August 22, 29 and September 5, 12, 19, 26

How much? $5 for 2 August classes, $10 for 4 September classes, $13 for 6 August + September Classes

Questions? Contact Stacy Miller at stacym@edcjcc.org. If you are a JCC Fitness Member, virtual classes are part of your package. Please email us for more information.

 

Sep
30
Wed
EPDC Book/Film Club: The World That We Knew
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Book“The World That We Knew,” by Alice Hoffman
Date: Wednesday, Sept 30, 7 pm

Join via Hangouts Meet: https://meet.google.com/hpu-vspz-ufn

RSVP to mnewmark@gmail.com if you plan on joining!

Oct
19
Mon
Beginner Sign Language (October)
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
About this class:

If you’ve been looking to learn and practice sign language, this is the class for you! This class will introduce you to finger spelling, Deaf culture, and common signs that will help you communicate with both friends and strangers. Our interactive classes will feature guest speakers, games, and songs; we’ll also use breakout rooms to practice what you’ve learned with others at the same skill level.

Dates: Mondays, October 19 – December 21, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Cost:
$200.00

If the cost of this class is prohibitive, you need to pay in installments, it does not fit your schedule, or you have any additional questions, please email Stacy Miller, Director of EntryPointDC, at stacym@edcjcc.org or Joy Stein, Director of Inclusion & Disabilities Programming, at joys@edcjcc.org.

About the Instructor:

Jeremy Mann founded Hands in Motion LLC in 2006. Hands in Motion LLC is an American Sign Language interpreting agency based out of Washington DC and serves the Deaf community nationally. Jeremy learned Sign Language as a child and has used it his entire life. His father was a professor at Gallaudet University. During his time in college Jeremy did several trips volunteering at a Deaf orphanage in Mexico. He worked as a professional American Sign Language Interpreter for 10 years in California and then Washington, D.C. metropolitan area before establishing Hands in Motion in 2006 in Washington D.C. His background makes him knowledgeable in both ASL and Deaf culture and over 14 years of experience as a CEO. Jeremy also serves on the advisory board for 2 other organizations and volunteers regularly interpreting for the Deaf community and with the Jewish Deaf community.

This class is presented by EntryPointDC, the young professionals program of the EDCJCC and the Inclusion Department of the EDCJCC. This is a virtual sign language class for young adults of all abilities.

Oct
28
Wed
EPDC Book Club & Author Talk: More Than Hummus: A Gay Jew Discovers Israel in Arabic
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
BookMore Than Just Hummus: A Gay Jew Discovers Israel in Arabic,” by Matt Adler (Note: this book is not available at the DC library, but the author is available to join our meeting! You can purchase the book here)
Date: Wednesday, October 28, 7pm

Join via Hangouts Meet: https://meet.google.com/pye-umvb-dvs

RSVP to mnewmark@gmail.com if you plan on joining!