Virtual Senior Activities

Connect with others, get moving, and learn new things in our free virtual groups and workshops for seniors. Anyone 50 years old and older is welcome to attend. If you have any questions or need help registering contact Geriatric Social Worker, Michele Bernstein, LISW at 614-559-0157 or mbernstein@jfscolumbus.org.


Senior Speaker Series

The 2nd Wednesday of the month from 2pm-2:45pm

Latkes & Applesauce with Simply Special Catering

Wednesday, December 9thRegister Here

Join us as we learn to make Oven Fried Latkes & Easy Microwave Applesauce for Chanukah with Julie Remer & Paula Weinstein of Simply Special Catering. You will be emailed the recipes once you register, so you can follow along at home.

Yappy Hour with Dr. Rha

Wednesday, January 13thRegister Here

Grab your pet and your favorite beverage to join Dr. Jiyeun Rha for Yappy Hour! Dr. Rha is a board certified veterinarian who earned her veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She is bringing her 25 years of experience to JFS to answer your questions about your pets. We look forward to seeing you and your furry friends! All animal lovers welcome, pet not required.

InMotion with BalletMet

The 1st Wednesday of the month from 2pm-3pm.

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BalletMet instructor Dani Kfoury will lead a virtual dance class specifically designed for older adults. Participants of all physical abilities, (walkers and wheelchairs are welcome) whether completely new to dance or returning after many years, experience the physical and cognitive benefits of dance.  Classes begin seated in chairs, and participants are welcome to stay seated for the duration of the class. Using principles from ballet and contemporary dance,
class exercises cultivate strength, coordination, range of motion, flexibility, and creative skills.  

Urban Zen Chair Yoga

The 3rd Wednesday of the month from 2pm-2:45pm.

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Certified Instructor Deborah Forsblom will lead a 45 minute chair yoga session specifically for seniors. Grab your chair (without wheels) and log in to Zoom to learn a variety of stretches that will help you keep moving while staying at home.

Movie Club

The 4th Wednesday of the month from 2pm-3pm

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Join fellow seniors in a discussion about recent movies, documentaries, and tv shows. Get recommendations on what to watch next and share your reviews with others. To participate in this group access to a Netflix account is recommended.

December 23: We will discuss Hillbilly Elegy, directed by Ron Howard.

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