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Life Lessons: The William & Margery Sadowsky Center for Adult Learning offers cultural, social educational and recreational programming aimed towards adults. Whether you’re looking to develop a new skill, challenge your mind or body, explore new areas, meet new people, or just have fun, you’ll want to be a part of the Adult Life Department programming.

Contact

Bev Nadler
Director of Adult Programs
bnadler@springfieldjcc.org
413-739-4715

Passover Wine Tasting and Sale

UPDATE REGARDING WINE ORDERS.... Kosher for Passover wine was delivered this past week by the J's supplier. Through the kindness of volunteers, we will start to deliver purchases directly to…

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JCC Book Club

Monday, April 6, 11:00 am - Are you an avid reader? Do you love to curl up with a good book? Would you like to find others who want to…

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The Korean War

Mondays, March 23 - April 27 (5 weeks - no class April 13), 10:00 am -12:00 pm or 6:30 - 8:30 pm -  American leadership was truly tested after WWII…

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First Course Bridge

Wednesday, March 25 - June 3 (10 weeks - no class April 15), 1:00 - 3:00 pm - This class is a survey course covering bidding, an introduction to declarer…

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Writing as a Way to Healing

Thursday, March 26, 7:00 pm -  Are you struggling to put a difficult story on paper? Join Suzanne Strempek Shea for a talk on books that can help in the…

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Watercolors and Other Water-based Mediums – Wednesdays, Session II

Wednesdays, April 1 - June 10 (No class April 15) -  Receive individual instruction in a supportive atmosphere and experiment with various techniques while developing skills and personal style. Participants…

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Flexibility: What Is It and Why Do I Need It?

Friday, April 3, 10:30 - 11:30 am - Just how important is flexibility for a healthy body? Increased flexibility releases muscle tension and soreness, reduces the risk of injury, and…

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Watercolors and Other Water-based Mediums – Thursdays, Session II

Thursdays, April 2 - June 11 (No class April 9) -  Receive individual instruction in a supportive atmosphere and experiment with various techniques while developing skills and personal style. Participants…

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Telling Your Story through Writing – Session II

Mondays, April 6 - June 1 (No class May 25) -  Do you have stories just waiting to be written, but you're not sure how to start? Join our supportive,…

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Knitting – Session III

Tuesdays, April 21 - June 2 (7 weeks), 10:00 am - 12:00 pm - This class is for experienced knitters who want to choose their own project and receive support…

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Planning Ahead: A Guide to Financial Fitness for Those 50 and Above

Thursday, April 23, 7:00 pm - Whether you're financially savvy or not, this presentation is for you! Attorney Michele Feinstein will address how to gather the information you need and…

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The Unmaking of America: Lincoln, Davis, & the Crisis of Antebellum America

Wednesdays, April 22 - May 6 (3 weeks), 7:00 - 8:30 pm -  Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis were born less than 8 months and 100 miles apart. By beliefs…

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Good Stock Farm Lunch Cooking Class

Wednesday, April 29, 10:00 - 2:30 pm -  Join us for a demonstration cooking class and learn how to make an impressive meal that is sure to delight your guests…

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Good Stock Farm Dinner Cooking Class

Wednesday, June 3, 5:30 - 10:00 pm - Join us for a demonstration cooking class and learn from celebrated chef, Sandy D'Amato how to make an impressive dinner. Cooking demonstration…

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Yeast Breads: The Basics and Beyond

Thursday, October 1, 8:45  am - 6:00 pm - Overcome yeast anxiety forever and learn the basic steps of the bread-making process including mixing, kneading, resting/fermenting/rising, dividing, shaping, proofing, baking,…

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