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Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: September 18, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: September 19, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Author Talk - Secrets of the Simpsons: Who Knew?

Date: September 19, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mathew Klickstein quite possibly knows more about the beloved, record-breaking animated series The Simpsons than anyone else on the planet, except for those who actually create the show, of course - and he wrote a book with one of them:...
This group will provide an opportunity for exploration of the psychological impact of personal and/or family Holocaust history. There are many commonalities we share that distinguish us from others and discussing them together can be a...

OLLI at the JCC: Oscar-Winning Films (1976 - 2007)

Date: September 24, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Denver (OLLI at DU) is an adult learning membership program designed for inquiring adults, age 50 and "better," who wish to pursue lifelong learning in a relaxed non-competitive...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: September 24, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: September 25, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Yiddish Culture Club

Date: September 26, 2019
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Yiddish speakers who wish to maintain their connection and language skills will enjoy conversation and discussion led by Shirley Hartman. Thursdays, September 26, October 31, November 21, | December 5 | 11 am - Noon | FREE | REGISTER HERE...

Lunch and Learn - Voluntourism: Travel with Purpose

Date: September 26, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hooked on the adventure of travel and committed to creating positive change in the world, Boulder author Jeff Blumenfeld wrote “Travel with Purpose: A Field Guide to Voluntourism” to alert readers to the possibility of adding...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: September 26, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

OLLI at the JCC: Oscar-Winning Films (1976 - 2007)

Date: October 1, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Denver (OLLI at DU) is an adult learning membership program designed for inquiring adults, age 50 and "better," who wish to pursue lifelong learning in a relaxed non-competitive...

Abstract & Layered Watercolor Deconstruction

Date: October 2, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian We will be letting go, taking risks, and trusting the process. You will be introduced to various water media (watercolor paint, water-soluble crayons and pencils, and graphite), using basic drawing techniques to...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: October 3, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Japanese Brush Lettering and Floral Image

Date: October 3, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Yutaka Ai Japanese artist, calligrapher, and tea practitioner, Yutaka Ai will take you on a creative trip into the ancient and revered art of Japanese brush lettering and floral image. She will share her cultural experience...

Mah Jongg Lab

Date: October 3, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
For players with little experience and playing knowledge of the game who might benefit from supervised playing time. Under the guidance of an instructor, players will practice skills in a relaxed environment. These sessions will give you...

OLLI at the JCC: Oscar-Winning Films (1976 - 2007)

Date: October 8, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Denver (OLLI at DU) is an adult learning membership program designed for inquiring adults, age 50 and "better," who wish to pursue lifelong learning in a relaxed non-competitive...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: October 10, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Japanese Brush Lettering and Floral Image

Date: October 10, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Yutaka Ai Japanese artist, calligrapher, and tea practitioner, Yutaka Ai will take you on a creative trip into the ancient and revered art of Japanese brush lettering and floral image. She will share her cultural experience...

Mah Jongg Lab

Date: October 10, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
For players with little experience and playing knowledge of the game who might benefit from supervised playing time. Under the guidance of an instructor, players will practice skills in a relaxed environment. These sessions will give you...
This group will provide an opportunity for exploration of the psychological impact of personal and/or family Holocaust history. There are many commonalities we share that distinguish us from others and discussing them together can be a...

OLLI at the JCC: Oscar-Winning Films (1976 - 2007)

Date: October 15, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Denver (OLLI at DU) is an adult learning membership program designed for inquiring adults, age 50 and "better," who wish to pursue lifelong learning in a relaxed non-competitive...

Abstract & Layered Watercolor Deconstruction

Date: October 16, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian We will be letting go, taking risks, and trusting the process. You will be introduced to various water media (watercolor paint, water-soluble crayons and pencils, and graphite), using basic drawing techniques to...
Before attending the music@theJ concert “R&B and J: Celebrating the Jewish Songsmiths of the Motown Era” on October 27, learn the history of the music that fused traditions and paved new ground. Cary Wolfson is a well-known...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: October 17, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Japanese Brush Lettering and Floral Image

Date: October 17, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Yutaka Ai Japanese artist, calligrapher, and tea practitioner, Yutaka Ai will take you on a creative trip into the ancient and revered art of Japanese brush lettering and floral image. She will share her cultural experience...

Mah Jongg Lab

Date: October 17, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
For players with little experience and playing knowledge of the game who might benefit from supervised playing time. Under the guidance of an instructor, players will practice skills in a relaxed environment. These sessions will give you...

OLLI at the JCC: Oscar-Winning Films (1976 - 2007)

Date: October 22, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Denver (OLLI at DU) is an adult learning membership program designed for inquiring adults, age 50 and "better," who wish to pursue lifelong learning in a relaxed non-competitive...

Abstract & Layered Watercolor Deconstruction

Date: October 23, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian We will be letting go, taking risks, and trusting the process. You will be introduced to various water media (watercolor paint, water-soluble crayons and pencils, and graphite), using basic drawing techniques to...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: October 24, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...
A concert and dance party exploring the Jewish contribution to R&B, soul, blues, and Motown. Sheldon Sands assembles a stellar ensemble of local musicians to present the chart-topping songs that reflected changing racial relations...
This group will provide an opportunity for exploration of the psychological impact of personal and/or family Holocaust history. There are many commonalities we share that distinguish us from others and discussing them together can be a...

OLLI at the JCC: Oscar-Winning Films (1976 - 2007)

Date: October 29, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Denver (OLLI at DU) is an adult learning membership program designed for inquiring adults, age 50 and "better," who wish to pursue lifelong learning in a relaxed non-competitive...

Abstract & Layered Watercolor Deconstruction

Date: October 30, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian We will be letting go, taking risks, and trusting the process. You will be introduced to various water media (watercolor paint, water-soluble crayons and pencils, and graphite), using basic drawing techniques to...
A Boulder resident for more than 40 years, Brian Hooker enjoys finding harmony as well as dissonance in his photographic subjects. He particularly enjoys photographing Colorado and the desert Southwest, and extensive travels overseas have...

Mah Jongg Lab

Date: October 31, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
For players with little experience and playing knowledge of the game who might benefit from supervised playing time. Under the guidance of an instructor, players will practice skills in a relaxed environment. These sessions will give you...
This group will provide an opportunity for exploration of the psychological impact of personal and/or family Holocaust history. There are many commonalities we share that distinguish us from others and discussing them together can be a...

OLLI at the JCC: Oscar-Winning Films (1976 - 2007)

Date: November 5, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Denver (OLLI at DU) is an adult learning membership program designed for inquiring adults, age 50 and "better," who wish to pursue lifelong learning in a relaxed non-competitive...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: November 5, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: November 6, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Project Runway

Date: November 6, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Gantos Working with your own personal fashion ideas and using sketching skill development, you will learn how to get your design ideas down on paper for apparel, accessories, and costume design, expressing yourself with...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: November 7, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Mah Jongg Lab

Date: November 7, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
For players with little experience and playing knowledge of the game who might benefit from supervised playing time. Under the guidance of an instructor, players will practice skills in a relaxed environment. These sessions will give you...

Unbridled Calligraphy

Date: November 7, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian Letters become image and script is foreground or background. We will play with the written word and the motion of writing even when it is intentionally rendered illegible. We will write with unusual utensils...
Directed by Barry Avrich, 2018, 83 minutes Talkback with Professor Paul Shankman Ben Ferencz is a national hero, the chief prosecutor for the US Army at the Nuremberg Trials, and a lawyer whose passion for justice for victims of atrocity...

OLLI at the JCC: Oscar-Winning Films (1976 - 2007)

Date: November 12, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Denver (OLLI at DU) is an adult learning membership program designed for inquiring adults, age 50 and "better," who wish to pursue lifelong learning in a relaxed non-competitive...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: November 12, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: November 13, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Project Runway

Date: November 13, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Gantos Working with your own personal fashion ideas and using sketching skill development, you will learn how to get your design ideas down on paper for apparel, accessories, and costume design, expressing yourself with...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: November 14, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Unbridled Calligraphy

Date: November 14, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian Letters become image and script is foreground or background. We will play with the written word and the motion of writing even when it is intentionally rendered illegible. We will write with unusual utensils...
This group will provide an opportunity for exploration of the psychological impact of personal and/or family Holocaust history. There are many commonalities we share that distinguish us from others and discussing them together can be a...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: November 19, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: November 20, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Project Runway

Date: November 20, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Gantos Working with your own personal fashion ideas and using sketching skill development, you will learn how to get your design ideas down on paper for apparel, accessories, and costume design, expressing yourself with...

ACE at the DAM - Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature

Date: November 20, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm
Join ACE for a private docent-led tour of Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature exhibit at the Denver Art Museum. Meet in front of the DAM at 1:45 pm to collect your ticket. Contact Jodi Zicklin for carpool and RTD bus information at...

Theater and Conversation - Ellis Island Stories

Date: November 21, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm
Written and directed by Amy Feinberg Early in her career, Amy Feinberg wrote, directed, and produced “Ellis Island Stories” for the National Park Service. Based on oral histories of immigrants who passed through Ellis Island...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: November 21, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Unbridled Calligraphy

Date: November 21, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian Letters become image and script is foreground or background. We will play with the written word and the motion of writing even when it is intentionally rendered illegible. We will write with unusual utensils...
This group will provide an opportunity for exploration of the psychological impact of personal and/or family Holocaust history. There are many commonalities we share that distinguish us from others and discussing them together can be a...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: December 3, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: December 4, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Image and Word Sandwich

Date: December 4, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructors: Michelle Auerbach and Alix Christian Join us as we fill our hearts and souls with images and text from daily life. We will write from images that are personal to you and then draw from our writings to create journal entries...

Lunch and Learn - Pain and the Brain

Date: December 5, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
A filmmaker and neuroscientist, Laurie Polisky is finalizing a film about a revolutionary chronic pain study at CU Boulder. This massive neuroimaging study is investigating non-invasive treatments for pain, with surprising results. Joining...

Art Exhibit with Maryanne Quinn

Date: December 5, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Maryanne Quinn is a Boulder-based textile artist whose hand-felted paintings exploit a sense of childhood wonder. Bringing textile to life through bold colors and pattern, Quinn builds imagined landscapes and expressive compositions from...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: December 5, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Turn Your Vision into Reality: Children's Book Writing

Date: December 5, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Gantos In this class you will explore your personal ideas for a children’s book. If you have the words and images, you are ready to begin putting the story on the page. We’ll begin to solidify your concept...

Image and Word Sandwich

Date: December 11, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructors: Michelle Auerbach and Alix Christian Join us as we fill our hearts and souls with images and text from daily life. We will write from images that are personal to you and then draw from our writings to create journal entries...

Hip Pop for Adult Dancers

Date: December 12, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shari Polis is offering her popular kids dance class for adults. Channel your inner dancer and spend a good cardio hour learning the art of hip hop. Your heart will thank you and you will be able to show off your new moves at the next...

Turn Your Vision into Reality: Children's Book Writing

Date: December 12, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Gantos In this class you will explore your personal ideas for a children’s book. If you have the words and images, you are ready to begin putting the story on the page. We’ll begin to solidify your concept...
This group will provide an opportunity for exploration of the psychological impact of personal and/or family Holocaust history. There are many commonalities we share that distinguish us from others and discussing them together can be a...

Image and Word Sandwich

Date: December 18, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructors: Michelle Auerbach and Alix Christian Join us as we fill our hearts and souls with images and text from daily life. We will write from images that are personal to you and then draw from our writings to create journal entries...

Turn Your Vision into Reality: Children's Book Writing

Date: December 19, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Gantos In this class you will explore your personal ideas for a children’s book. If you have the words and images, you are ready to begin putting the story on the page. We’ll begin to solidify your concept...

music@theJ - Katie Glassman and Snapshot: A Concert on Chanukah

Date: December 22, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
• Celebrate the first night of Chanukah at the J with lively, foot-stomping music from local fiddling sensation Katie Glassman and her band, Snapshot! • Menorah Lighting and Holiday Donut Bar • American Fiddle Tunes and...