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, every Monday from 11am to 1:30pm. Lechayim runs from September through May, and includes a kosher lunch catered by UW Hillel Adamah, yoga from a chair, and interesting programming that changes each and every week!

If you would like a meal, contact Jewish Social Services at (608) 442-4083 or email: by Wednesday preceding the meal.  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 $9.07 for those younger than 60 years old.

View our calendar to learn about upcoming Lechayim events!


Our host site, Beth Israel Center, strongly recommends attendees have had vaccination and booster, and wear masks when not eating. Jewish Social Services will have masks available at check-in table. We continue to monitor the situation, and will post any changes to policy of our agency or our host. To see Beth Israel Center recommendations, visit their webpage: 

Celebrate and support JSS by sharing the celebration of a loved one’s birthday or your own special day with friends at Goodman Lechayim Lunchtime Plus!

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Your sponsorship of a day of Goodman Lechayim will include:
• Listing of your sponsorship in our online Lechayim calendar
• Recognition in the Lechayim calendar in the Madison Jewish News, based on its publication schedule
• Recognition in the JSS E-Newsletter, based on its publication on the first day of each month
• Recognition during the Lechayim program
• Recognition at the Lechayim registration table

Proceeds from Celebrate with Lechayim benefit the ongoing services and program of our Elder and Family Support program.