Programs & Classes

Our 2022-2023 Season will include both virtual and in person programs. Virtual programs will be streamed via Zoom and in person programs will be presented at the Levis JCC Sandler Center (unless otherwise noted) with masks for participants strongly recommended, and social distancing implemented whenever possible. Outside venues, individual instructors, lecturers and performers reserve the right to require masks in any of their events.

Join us for thought-provoking, engaging discussions on a variety topics.

If you need assistance purchasing tickets or membership, call the Box Office at 561-558-2520.

LEVIS JCC SANDLER CENTER | 21050 95th Avenue S., Boca Raton, FL | 561-558-2520

*Important: please note that when arriving to our campus for evening and Sunday events, you must use the 95th Avenue S. entrance
(off of Glades Road between Lyons Road and 441).

Mini Courses

What’s next? A Revolutionary Approach to Growing Older with Deborah Briggs Mondays, 10:00 - 11:30 am
January 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27

A 5 week interactive workshop based on the “Age-ing to Sage-ing” teachings of Zalman Schachter-Shalomi. Participants will have the opportunity to develop personalized plans that inspire and redirect wisdom into action to live their lives with more joy, compassion, and meaning.

Please join us on Monday, January 23 for a free introductory class.

First class is free; remaining 4 classes are $40 for all 4; Platinum Members: Free

Memory Matters: Memory Retention and Brain Fitness with Barbara S. Klau, M.S. A Four Part Series
Weekly on Mondays, 10:00 - 11:30 am November 7, 14, 21, 28

Pick up some fun, interactive, and challenging memory enhancement strategies that will help you feel more empowered and sharp.
Virtual programs are free for all virtual members, $10 for non-virtual members

Rabbi Charles Klein

Thursday, December 8, 3:00 pm
Loss, Hope and Healing: Walking Through the Valley
$18, Gold & Gold Plus Members: $12, Platinum Members: Free

Thursday, December 15, 3:00 pm
Forgiveness: How to Forgive, When You Can’t Forget
$18, Gold & Gold Plus Members: $12, Platinum Members: Free

Thursdays, February 9, 16, 23 10:00 - 11:30 am
Our Sages: The Timeless, Peerless and Ever Inspiring Teachings of Rabbi Hillel and Rabbi Akiva
$20 each or $40 for all 3, Platinum Members: Free

Thursdays, March 9, 16, 23, 30 10:00 - 11:30 am
Prayers That Can Change Your Life: Finding Spiritual Renewal and Life Meaning in Prayers We All Know
$20 each or $60 for all 4, Platinum Members: Free

Joyce Saltman, The Guru of Laughter Humor, Health and Healing

$10 each or $40 for all 6, Platinum Members: Free

Monday, December 5, 10:00 am
The Joys of Social Intercourse

Thursday December 8, 10:00 am
Mind Styles (created by Dr Anthony Gregorc)

Monday, December 12, 10:00 am
Are You in Your Right Mind?

Monday, December 19, 10:00 am
Birth Order and How it Affects Your Personality

Thursday, December 22, 10:00 am
Not for Artists Only

Monday, January 9, 10:00 am
New Year, New You: The 2023 Non-Cosmetic Make-over!

Ongoing Classes

Ongoing classes will be presented both virtually via Zoom and in person at the Levis JCC Sandler Center. 
$10 per person, Gold & Gold Plus Members: $8, Platinum Members: Free (unless noted)

The Ladies Room with Trudy Berlin, M.A.

Ongoing Tuesdays, 10:00 am
Virtual via Zoom

Discuss women’s issues relating to finances, relationships, family dynamics, women’s rights and more in a supportive and stimulating environment. Refreshments served.

Political Perspectives with Marty Weissberg

Ongoing Tuesdays, 1:00 pm
In person at the Levis JCC Sandler Center 
Dive into politically charged topics each week and discuss the real facts beyond the hype. Not your typical current events class. Republicans, Democrats and Independents welcomed.

Torah for Our Times with Rabbi Eli Rabovsky

Ongoing Wednesdays, 2:00 pm
In person at the Levis JCC Sandler Center
$5, Free for all members

The Women's Wisdom Circle with Liz Sterling

Wednesdays, 10:30 am 
First Wednesday of the month virtual via Zoom
All other classes in-person at the Levis JCC Sandler Center

Share, explore and support one another through intelligent and heartfelt conversations.

Making the Rest of Your Life the Best of Your Life with Marilyn Charwat

Ongoing Thursdays, 11:30 am
Second Thursday of the month virtual via Zoom
All other classes in-person at the Levis JCC Sandler Center

We are all struggling to find the better way to live! How do we handle life’s pain, losses and defeats so that, no matter what, life feels sweet and fulfilling? The secret is in our thinking. Join us for this weekly interactive discussion group about acquiring the life tools for living a more joyous and fulfilling life.

Jewish Thought Throughout the Ages with Abraham Hamaoui

Ongoing Thursdays 1:15 pm
In person at the Levis JCC Sandler Center
A series of weekly discussions based on readings from selected sources and books
$5, Free for all members

He Said/She Said with Marty and Gayle Weissberg, former hosts of the nationally syndicated talk show, Mid-Life

Ongoing Fridays, 10:30 am
In person at the Levis JCC Sandler Center
Stimulating and provocative conversation, but leave your politics at the door. Soul-searching topics mix with humor, insights and lively strategies for personal growth.


Beginner Canasta Classes

Tuesday and Thursday Mornings,
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Each session is 4 classes

Session 1: October 25, 27, November 1, 3
Session 2: November 8, 10, 15, 17
Session 3: December 6, 8, 13, 15
Session 4: December 20, 22, 27, 29

$100 each session, Gold and Gold Plus Members: $80, Platinum Members: $60

Beginner Mah Jongg Lessons

Monday and Wednesday Mornings,
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Each session is 4 classes. Students are required to bring a 2022 National Mah Jongg League Card.

The card can be purchased from: National Mah Jongg League,, (212) 246-3052 or Pah and Mah Jongg, Festival Marketplace on West Sample Rd, (954) 975-5838 or Card and Gift Outlet, 5859 W Atlantic Ave, Delray Beach, (561) 495-5262

Session 1: September 12, 14, 19, 21
Session 2: October 24, 26, 31, November 2
Session 3: November 7, 9, 14, 16
Session 4: December 5, 7, 12, 14

$100 each session, Gold and Gold Plus Members: $80, Platinum Members: $60

Cultural Council Discover The Palm Beaches