National JCC Adult & Senior Alliance Programs
The Mayerson JCC’s 60 & Better Department is thrilled to announce that we are now a partner in the National JCC Adult & Senior Alliance. This alliance allows us to bring you cutting-edge, exciting, and relevant programs – to the comfort of your home. Through this new effort, we are able to select the programs and events that best-fit our members, allowing us to provide the most diverse programming possible. Take a look at these phenomenal new offerings below:
Still Traveling: Jewish Argentina
Sundays: April 11 & 18; 2 – 3:30pm | On Zoom
For this special double-header, let James Sokol zoom you to meet a local guide who specializes in the Jewish history of Argentina. Part-1 focuses on the immigration & history of the Jews in Argentina between the 16th-century and WWII. Learn about the inquisition in Latin America, Jewish gauchos (re: cowboys), and a pogrom in Buenos Aires. Part-2 looks at the country during WWII through today, including the Nazis & Eichmann, terror attacks, the political & economic crisis, emigration waves, antisemitism, and Jewish life & culture today.