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V'hamru - Over the Rainbow

Cantor David Presler share this to bring a sense of peace and hope. English Lyrics by Rabbi Barry Silver.

2020 Armory Artists Show Winners

This year the show was adjudicated by Elliot Davis, Director and CEO of the Norton Museum of Art. Liza Niles, Chief of Education and Exhibitions at the Armory said, “This annual exhibition and sale presents art and craft by artists attending studio classes in all Armory Art Center departments. The largest exhibition of the year, the show illustrates the creativity and talent of available in the educational programs.

Superstitions - Old & New

Carol is a frequent contributor for the Palm Beach Post, NY Newsday, Sun-Sentinel and other publications. She is a featured speaker for groups and organizations in both South Florida and the New York area.

How to make pandemics optional, not inevitable

What can past pandemics teach us how to tackle the current one? Tracing the history of contagions from cholera to Ebola and beyond, science journalist Sonia Shah explains why we're more vulnerable to outbreaks now than ever before, what we can do to minimize the spread of coronavirus and how to prevent future pandemics.

How we must respond to the coronavirus pandemic

Philanthropist and Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates offers insights into the COVID-19 pandemic, discussing why testing and self-isolation are essential, which medical advancements show promise and what it will take for the world to endure this crisis.

Robert Iger Conversation with Oprah Winfrey

A don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to hear Robert Iger share the lessons he’s learned while running Disney and leading its 200,000 employees, his “decency-over-dollars” approach, and his values of optimism, courage, decisiveness and fairness.

Shabbat Celebration

Enjoy this virtual shabbat with Rabbi Barry Silver from Congregation L’dor Va-Dor on March 27, 2020.

Getting High During These Times

Andy and Carole Greenberg share some unique motivational insights for these times. Trees, traffic, road constructions, dots, elevators, dogs, people and warriors can all be used as tools for this time.

Andy & Carole Pirke Avot

The Coronavirus response and distancing, government oversight & many other aspects of today’s new society were discussed hundreds of years ago in Pirke Avot (the Ethics or our Fathers) presented by Andy Greenberg and his former fiancé (wife) in a fun and entertaining video.

John Chase Singing Put On a Happy Face

The Mandel JCC's John Chase sings a tune sure to bring a smile to your face."

Articles, Essays & More!

Carol Cott Gross, ACE faculty member/writer

"My kids are now my parents. I’m mom in name only."

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Photography from the Norton

Enjoy highlights from the Norton Museum of Art's photography collection.

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The content of the Mandel JCC of the Palm Beaches video is for entertainment only. The Mandel JCC is not a medical organization and its instructors or staff cannot provide medical advice or diagnosis.

Physical exercise in all forms, even without equipment, is a strenuous physical activity. As such, you should consult your physician or other health care professional before starting this fitness program or any other fitness program to determine if it is right for you. If you are predisposed to a medical condition that may be worsened by physical exercise, please do not start this fitness program. Do not start this fitness program if your physician or health care provider advises against it. If you experience faintness, dizziness, pain or shortness of breath at any time while exercising you should stop immediately.

If you think you are having a medical or health emergency, call your health care professional, or 911, immediately.

Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

Enjoy dozens of events both virtual and in-person, reserved seating, early access, exclusive receptions and more with our literary and film society memberships on sale now. Plus new this year, enjoy access to a variety of cultural presentations and lectures from educational leaders and speakers when you support!

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Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center

Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center

Registration is open for the 2020/2021 school year. We offer part-time and full-time options for infants through VPK. Our learning framework, community garden, ongoing parent communication, and integration of music, physical education, and Jewish celebration are just a few of the elements that separate us from other preschools. Come tour our facility and find out why we are considered a school of excellence.

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Virtual Group Fitness Classes

Virtual Group Fitness Classes

The group fitness studio might be closed, but we’ve got you covered. Try one of our Virtual Group Fitness classes! We are live streaming our group fitness classes using Zoom. Zoom is an online, live video streaming service that you can access for free. We have a variety of your favorite classes such as Zumba®, pilates, SilverSneakers® and more.

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Club J

Club J

Palm Beach County's premiere afterschool program has a limited number of spots left! With supervised homework, Judaic activities, swimming, sports, cooking, art, fitness and more, your kids will be begging to stay after school!

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