Lechayim Lunchtime Plus has changed Locations!

We have changed our location from Temple Beth El to Beth Israel Center. Lechayim Lunchtime Plus will now be meeting at Beth Israel Center, 1406 Mound Street, located on the corner of Mound Street and Randall Avenue.

Join us for great food, congenial conversation and stimulating programs at Lechayim Lunchtime Plus at Temple Beth Israel, 1406 Mound Street. Contact Paul Borowsky at 608-442-4083 direct or pborowsky@jssmadison.org, or Jim Mackman at 608-442-4081 or office@jssmadison.org  by 2:00 P.M. on the preceding Wednesday.  The kosher meals are catered by Adamah.  The cost of the meal is $9.73, with a minimum donation of $4.00 suggested for those over age 60.

This Month

Monday, February 5
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: Baked Alaskan cod, herbed rice, roasted corn, fruit, dessert (Vegetarian option: Stuffed sweet potato w/ chimichurri sauce)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Paul Borowsky presentation, “Madison and Dane County area before European Settlement.”

Monday, February 12
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Brisket, mashed potato, roasted veggies, fruit, dessert (Vegetarian option: Baked seitan)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Sylvia Marek presentation, “All About Owls”

Monday, February 19
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Pasta Carbanara, mixed green salad w/ Balsamic dressing, fruit, dessert (Vegetarian option: Pasta w/ pesto and vegetables)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Laura Tisch presentation, “Munchkey Apples: Our Family Business”

Monday, February 26
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Roasted chicken, rolls, wild rice, vegetable medley, fruit, dessert
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Ellen Meyer presentation, “What’s so Jewish About this Art?”

NEXT MONTH

Monday, March 5
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: Lasagna Alfredo, rolls, mixed greens with Balsamic dressing, dessert
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Showcase of American Musicals: University of Wisconsin students with instructor, Jeanette Thompson

Monday, March 12
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Chicken & dill stew, Basmati rice, lentil soup, mixed greens salad, fruit, dessert (Vegetarian option: tofu and dill stew)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Rabbi Paula Winnig presentation, “Sheep, Shawls and Shatnez”

Monday, March 19
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Cider herbed brisket, potato kugel, mixed green salad, roasted corn, dessert (Vegetarian option: roasted herb seitan)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Irish Favorites – Currach Trio

Monday, March 26
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Lox, cream cheese, bagels, lettuce, tomato, onion, capers, cucumber, dairy kugel
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Jessica Michna presentation, “Golda Meir, The Journey Home”

PLEASE NOTE:  Reservations are not taken over the weekend.  Cancellations can be made at any time.

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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