Lechayim Lunchtime Plus has changed Locations!

We have changed our location from Temple Beth El to Beth Israel Center. Lechayim Lunchtime Plus will now be meeting at Beth Israel Center, 1406 Mound Street, located on the corner of Mound Street and Randall Avenue.

Join us for great food, congenial conversation and stimulating programs at Lechayim Lunchtime Plus at Beth Israel Center, 1406 Mound Street. Contact Paul Borowsky at 608-442-4083 direct or pborowsky@jssmadison.org, or Jim Mackman at 608-442-4081 or office@jssmadison.org  by 2:00 P.M. on the preceding Wednesday.  The kosher meals are catered by Adamah.  The cost of the meal is $9.73, with a minimum donation of $4.00 suggested for those over age 60.

this month

Monday, October 8

11:30 am-12:00 pm    Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
11:30 am -12:30 pm   Complimentary Blood pressure check with nurse, Lori Edelstein
12:00 pm-1:00 pm      Fettuccini Alfredo, Caesar salad, market vegetable, fruit, brownie
1:00 pm-2:00 pm        Chris Shanahan interactive presentation, “Art and Craft of Fall Flower Arranging”

Monday, October 15
11:30 am-12:00 pm    Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm      Roasted chicken with Clementine and fennel, rice, roasted carrots and parsnips, rugelach, fruit (Veg option: Seitan w/ clementine and fennel)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm        Mad City Jug Band: unique and eclectic Americana music

Monday, October 22
11:30 am-12:00 pm    Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm      Eggplant Parmesan, Greek salad, rolls, Minestrone soup, dessert
1:00 pm-2:00 pm        Dan Barker: Great composer series on piano

Monday, October 29
11:30 am-12:00 pm    Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm      Hickory smoked BBQ Chicken, tszimmes, couscous, fruit, rugalach (Veg option: Hickory smoked BBQ seitan)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm        Bob Skloot presentation, “Wandering with Firm Purpose: Raphael Lemkin’s Crusade Against Genocide”

next month

Monday, November 5
11:30 am-12:00 pm    Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm      Chicken shawarma, saffron rice, Israeli salad and sauces, eggplant salad, fruit, brownie (Vegetarian option: tofu shawarma)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm        Pam Phillips-Olson presentation, “Who We Were Meant to Be”

Monday, November 12
11:30 am-12:00 pm    Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
11:30 am -12:30 pm   Complimentary Blood pressure check with nurse, Lori Edelstein
12:00 pm-1:00 pm      Morrocan beef stew, herbed rice, market vegetable, dessert, fruit  (Vegetarian option: Morrocan vegetable stew)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm        Jen Rubin presentation, “We Are Staying: Eighty Years in the Life of a Family, a Store, and a Neighborhood”

 Monday, November 19
11:30 am-12:00 pm    Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm      Vegetarian lasagna w/ impossible burger, Greek salad, rolls, truffled white bean soup, fruit, dessert
1:00 pm-2:00 pm        Mark Stransky – Original piano music in variety of styles on themes inspired by people and nature

Monday, November 26
11:30 am-12:00 pm    Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm      Beef brisket, garlic roasted red potato, roasted carrots, fruit, babka (Vegetarian option: stuffed peppers)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm        George Martin presents, “Flying Small Airplanes for Fun and Travel”

Save the date:  December 4, 11, 18

 

Transportation is available from many parts of Madison with Transit Solutions.  The cost is $1/round-trip, payable to the driver. Let us know if you need a ride and if you need a wheelchair lift.

Lechayim runs from September through May. For additional Senior Program Opportunities, please contact Paul Borowsky at 608-442-4083.

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