Harry J. and Belle Goodman Lechayim Lights: The Goodman Lechayim Lunchtime Plus is a Dane County Senior Nutrition Program site.

Join us for great food, friends, fun and interesting programs at Lechayim Lunchtime Plus.

Meeting at Beth Israel Center, 1406 Mound Street, located on the corner of Mound Street and Randall Avenue. Contact Jewish Social Services at (608) 442-4081 or email office@jssmadison.org no later than 2:00 pm the preceding Wednesday.  A vegetarian option is available with a reservation.  If you are 60 years or older, a minimum donation of $4.00 is suggested, but please only pay what is comfortable for you. The cost of the meal is $10.23 for those younger than 60 years old.

If you cannot attend the meal, please join us for the free program at 1:00 pm

MANY THANKS TO UW HILLEL ADAMAH CATERING FOR PROVIDING OUR DELICIOUS KOSHER MEALS!

Monday, December 2nd

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: Orange chicken, steamed rice, Asian slaw, fruit, dessert (Veggie option: orange tofu)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Americana music by Sound Billies

Monday, December 9th

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Estelle Katz
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Beef brisket, garlic roasted red potato, roasted carrots, market salad, babka (Veggie option: Vegan stew)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: “Saving Monarch Butterflies for Future Generations”, presentation by Diane Dempsey

Monday, December 16th

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Braised balsamic chicken, cous cous, market salad, cake (Veggie option: Balsamic jackfruit)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Klezmer music by Yid Vicious

Monday, January 6th

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: Vegetarian lasagna, Italian dressing with iceberg salad, rolls, fruit, dessert
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Ken and Claudia Miska travelogue: “Yellowstone and Grand Tetons”

Monday, Jaunary 13th

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Chicken matzah ball soup, mixed green salad with balsamic vinaigrette, roll, fruit, dessert (Veggie option: no chicken)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Joni Pico presentation, “Life, Work, and Traditions among the Tlingit and Haida people of Alaska”

Monday, January 27th

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Brisket, mashed potato, tszimmes, mixed green salad with balsamic vinaigrette, birthday cake (Veggie option: Shephard pie)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: TBA

Next month dates:  February 3, 10, 17, 24

If you would like further information about the meal, programs, transportation, or to check on any cancellations, contact Paul Borowsky at (608) 442-4083, paul@jssmadison.org.

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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