Federation offers two senior programs called Leisure League each month in Sacramento. Dates are listed below. Leisure League offers entertainment/discussions and lunch for $5/person. Check out other events and programs happening in our community!
SHABBAT SHALOM SACRAMENTO
Federation volunteers visit two secular senior facilities each month to make Shabbat with Jewish residents. We supply all of the fixins'--challah, grape juice, candles, and more--and volunteers lead residents in the blessings, song, and conversation. For future dates, contact Rikki Kass at 916-486-0906 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRANSPORTATION FOR SENIORS
The Jewish Federation has been awarded limited grant funding from the Jewish Community Foundation of the West to provide Taxi, ParaTransit, or Regional Transit vouchers to Jewish seniors who are homebound or no longer able to drive. NOTE: In order to book rides with Paratransit, you need to complete a form for a Paratransit ID card. For more information, contact our Community Social Worker, Rebecca Ray, at 916-205-0688.
Leisure League Senior Programs
Wednesday, October 11, 2017, Noon-2:00pm
Temple Or Rishon, 7755 Hazel Ave, Orangevale
A Family of Flutes!
Francesca Anderson has been a performer and teacher in the Bay Area since 1984, and has served as Principal Flute for the Folsom Lake Symphony since 2009. As a gifted interpreter and ambassador for the flute family, Francesca presents a varied program introducing flutes from around the world -- from the silver to the Native American, Irish, and East Indian. Francesca will be accompanied by professional classical guitarist Daniel Roest.
Thursday, October 26, 2017, Noon-2:00pm
Albert Einstein Residence Center, 1935 Wright Street, Sacramento
A Jazzy Afternoon!
Featuring Jane Thompson on string bass and Jon Spivack and Ken Billeci on electric guitar, the Jane Thompson Trio is an instrumental jazz combo that draws its inspiration from a variety of musical genres, including jazz, Latin, blues, swing, and pop. Whether it’s Duke Ellington, Burt Bacharach, Henry Mancini, Dave Brubeck, or a host of others, this band always adds its unique stamp of creativity to every piece it plays, and never fails to please.
RSVP to Deborah at email@example.com or (510) 524-9561.
Leisure League is funded by The Trust Fund for the Jewish Elderly and The Jewish Federation.