Adult Classes & Groups
Learning is a lifelong endeavor. The Gordon JCC is building an offer that includes a comprehensive range of educational and cultural programs that stimulate minds, help participants maintain a healthy lifestyle, and encourage community and social engagement. For all adult programs and classes, please contact Alex | 615.354.1623 for more information.
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Oil Painting Class
Instructed by Rhonda Wernick | Mondays, October 12 - November 23 | 9-11:30am | $25/class. Email Alex to register.
Best thing about being in a book club? Once a month you get to read a new book, get together with old and new friends, and have someone to talk to when you finish your book! Come read something you might not have otherwise and enjoy thoughtful discussions about your latest read!
Last Friday of the month | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Free | Register
Upcoming Books & Authors
|Sept. 19||"Kaddish.com" by Nathan Englander|
|Oct. 23||"Fingal O'Reilly, Irish Doctor" by Patrick Taylor|
|Nov. 12 OR Nov. 19||"Inheritance" by Dani Shapiro|
|Dec. 18||"The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society" by Annie Barrow and Mary Ann Shaffer|
|Jan. 22||"The Water Dancer" by Ta-Nehisi Coates|
|Feb. 26||"Silver Sparrow" by Tayari Jones|
|Mar. 26||"Contagion" by Robin Cook|
|Apr. 23||"The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood
|May 28||"Crooked River" by Douglas Preston|
|Jun. 25||"The Atomic Weight of Love" by Elizabeth J. Church|
|Jul. 23||"Genius and Anxiety: How Jews Changed the World, 1847-1947" by Norman Lebrecht|
|Aug. 27||"Galileo's Daughter" by Dana Sobel|
|Sept. (date TBA)||"A Long Petal of the Sea" by Isabel Allende|
Learn to play American Mah Jongg from Michele Tishler, an experienced teacher in a fun, interactive atmosphere. This class introduces you to the fundamentals of the game. It is a perfect fit if you are new to the game, or want to brush up on your skills. You will learn how to interpret the card, together with becoming familiar with all the official National Mah Jongg League rules.