The JCC is conducting a needs assessment to better understand the needs of individuals with dementia, as well as their caregivers. If you have either been recently diagnosed with Early Stage Dementia or have experience as a caregiver for a family member with dementia on Staten Island, please consider offering 45 minutes of your time to complete a survey.
For more information, please contact:
Polina Medovoy at 718-517-7448 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessica Felton at 718-475-5229 or email@example.com
In observance of Rosh Hashanah,
the JCC building will be closing on 9/20/17 at 3pm.
The building will remain closed on 9/21 and 9/22.
We will re-open for regular CLLD hours on Monday, 9/25.
Ensemble Room 2
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT:
Buses leave from the HKC at 9:15AM. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.
Documentary: “Living on One Dollar ”
In rural Guatemala, four friends battle illness, parasites and hunger as they experiment with living on just $1 a day for eight weeks.2013 ‧Adventure/Drama, Documentary ‧ 56 Minutes
Movie: “A Walk On The Moon”
Location: Social Hall
Unfulfilled housewife Pearl Kantrowitz (Diane Lane) suffers in quiet misery as the tumultuous events of the summer of 1969 unfold on the surface of her television screen. But, when Kantrowitz invites hunky traveling salesman Walker Jerome (Viggo Mortensen) into the safety of her living room for the live broadcast of the historic moon landing, they begin a passionate affair that threatens to destroy her marriage to her straight-laced high school sweetheart, Marty (Liev Schreiber). Rated R, Indie-film/Drama 1 HR 48Min. SUGGESTED CONTRIBUTION: $8.00.
Bus leaves from the HKC at 10:00AM. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.
Movie: “Hello, My Name Is Doris”
Time: 12:00-2:00PM (Please keep in mind that Lunch will only be served for the first 30Min. of the program).
Location: Social Hall
With help from her best friend's (Tyne Daly) granddaughter (Isabella Acres), a smitten woman (Sally Field) concocts schemes to get the attention of a younger co-worker (Max Greenfield) in her office. R- 2015 ‧ Drama film/Romance ‧ 1h 35m
Time: 6:00-8:00 P.M.
International hits from 60—70-80’s! Dance through the night to rhythms from around the globe.
The award winning documentary "Nana" by Serena Dykman will be presented on Sunday 9/17 at 11am at the Joan & Alan Bernikow JCC of Staten Island. It is sponsored by the Dr. Esther Grushkin Seminars for Adult Jewish Education (SAJE). The subject of the documentary is Maryla Michalowski-Dyamant, who was born in Poland and survived multiple concentration camps during WWII as a forced translator for Dr. Mengele, the 'Angel of Death'.
Her daughter and granddaughter explore how her fight against intolerance can continue today when anti-Semitism and racism are on the rise. Q & A with director/writer/producer Serena Dykman. Reception with light dessert. Open to the community. Tickets: $18 JCC member/$22 non-member.