February 2024 Online Older Adult Activities

IT'S OUR YEAR: A SERIES ON WOMEN

WHAT’S SO JEWISH ABOUT BARBIE?

Tuesday, February 6

1:00 - 2:00pm VIA ZOOM

In this recorded program, find out what's Jewish (or not so Jewish) about Barbie. Uncover what this renewed interest in Barbie means for Jews, women, and what Jewish imagery, themes, and touchstones are woven throughout the film. Free to participate.

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AGELESS GRACE

SKIN CARE FOR THE MATURE WOMAN

Wednesday, February 7

1:00 - 2:00pm VIA ZOOM

Do you know your skin type? Are you using the right cleanser for your skin? Learn how water and sleep are best for our skin and the sun is not! We will also talk about toning, moisturizing, and protecting our skin. Free to participate.

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Joint Program with JFS Columbus

CHAIR YOGA

Wednesdays, February 7 and 21

2:00pm - 2:45pm VIA ZOOM

Stay healthy with chair yoga! Please have a chair without wheels available during the session. There will be some standing exercises included as well. This is a joint program with Jewish Family Services of Columbus. Free to participate.

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SEE THE USA

RAISE YOUR GLASS!

Tuesday, February 13

1:00 - 2:00pm VIA ZOOM

Are you thirsty? This state is known for Cheerwine, moonshine, and a certain soda. Don’t have a glass? The House of Mugs can help you out or maybe get one from the largest mansion in the United States. But be careful, the Venus Flytrap Plant is native to this state. Free to participate.

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L'CHAIM

TU B’AV VALENTINE’S DAY

Wednesday, February 14

1:00 - 2:00pm VIA ZOOM

Tu B’Av has made a comeback in Israel, where it’s celebrated as a modern Jewish Valentine’s Day with ancient roots. This holiday is an opportunity to celebrate love and its diverse expressions. Ladies, make sure to wear white! Free to participate.

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MOVIE CLUB

"BARBIE"

Friday, February 23

1:00pm - 3:30pm VIA ZOOM

We began our month discussing the renewed interest in Barbie means for Jews, women, and Jewish women. Let’s continue the discussion after today’s movie about Barbie suffering a crisis that leads her to question her world and her existence. Free to participate. Wear pink!

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SEE THE USA

SOME SWEET TEA, PLEASE!

Tuesday, February 27

1:00pm - 2:00pm VIA ZOOM

Today’s state was formerly known as the Iodine State and is the birthplace of sweet tea that’s also home to the first tea plants in the U.S.  You probably would enjoy a stroll along Rainbow Row but be careful when you walk by Old City Jail. Free to participate.

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IN THE KITCHEN

PICKLES DEMYSTIFIED

Wednesday, February 28

1:00pm - 2:00m VIA ZOOM

Find out everything you wanted to know about pickles but were afraid to ask! Fermentation expert Sandor Katz, along with Ann Toback, will take us through all things pickles including what makes sour pickles special and how sauerkraut, kimchi, and all fermented vegetables are pickled. Katz will also discuss Jewishness as it relates to his work. Free to participate.

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