Tag: new year

  • Building community under one roof

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on October 11, 2019 | Share

    It’s always exciting when the sukkah is constructed in the J’s courtyard each year to celebrate the holiday of Sukkot. There’s something about the sheltered space that makes us want to come together as a community to share special celebrations and even simple, everyday moments in the spirit of Sukkot: joining a friend to catch up over a cup…

  • Visioning and the Art of Successful Resolutions

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on January 06, 2016 | Share

    “I want to lose weight,” “I’m going to to save money,” “I need to spend more time with my family.” All of these statements are practically mantras of the Resolutionists – a term assigned to those who vow every year to change their habits. According to the University of Scranton Journal of Clinical Psychology, only 8% of people who…