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Day Trips and Fun Outings

Roses and Rosé!

Thursday, October 4 • 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Let your creative side bloom in this flower arranging class with Lisa Mohn of Apple Blossom Florists in Scotch Plains!  Sip wine and create a stunning fresh floral arrangement to bring home. We will supply the vases, or you can bring a favorite from home too. Register by Monday, October 1.
Price: $55, Member Price: $45

Have you Met Newark? Tour

Thursday, October 11 • 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Join us for a fascinating hop on/hop off bus tour of Newark and learn about its rich history, its Jewish history and current vibrancy.  This tour, customized for our group, will include the Newark Public Library, the renovated Hahnes & Co. building, Ahavas Shalom, the oldest synagogue in Newark, the Weequahic Historic District and much more. We will get off the bus to explore. Lunch at Hobby’s Delicatessen. This tour is organized by two young transplanted urban planners, Emily Mantz and partner Antonio Valla. Reservations are needed by Thursday, October 4.
Bus pick-up at JCC in Scotch Plains and Temple B'nai Israel in Millburn
Price $85, Member Price: $75

Cooking @ the J

Tuesday, October 16 • 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.Learn from our very own chef, Adam Schwartz, of Schwartzie’s Kitchen, how to create a delicious dinner in puff pastry with healthy and unique side salads.  Sure to be a fun, hands-on cooking experience that will give you new recipe ideas!  Space is very limited. Registration is required by October 9.
Price: $65, Member Price: $55

Handel Festival Orchestra conducted by Thomas Elefant

Tuesday, October 23 • 5:00 - 10:00 p.m. • West 83rd Ministry Center
Join us for Mozart Piano Concerto No. 9 in E flat Major with 14 year old prodigy soloist pianist Johnson Li and Handel’s Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No. 5 in D Major.  Reservations are needed by Tuesday, October 16.
Price: $55, Member Price: $50. Cost includes $10/person orchestra donation, transportation provided 

Trip to see QVC Behind the Scenes!

Wednesday, December 5 • 11:00 a.m.
Shopping, shopping, shopping.  At this state-of-the-art broadcasting facility, we will see and experience how QVC products are sourced, tested, brought to life on air and delivered to millions of QVC customers. There are views into QVC's studio space where we might see a QVC program in progress.  And of course…there will be plenty of time for shopping in the QVC store!  Enjoy delicious catered brunch at the JCC before we head out.  Register by Wednesday, November 28.
Price: $90, Member Price: $75

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at NJPAC in Newark
Special Senior Subscriber Series

Thursdays • 1:30 p.m. 
Take advantage of this unique opportunity and subscribe now for a series of five concerts at NJPAC for fall 2018/spring 2019. 

Featured violinist Augustin Hadelich, Christoph Konig conductor - November 1
Rhapsody in Blue and the Firebird, Joshua Weilerstein conductor - November 29
Debussy Masterwork, Jun Markl, conductor - March 7, 2019
Xian Conducts Mozart, Xian Zhang conductor - April 25, 2019
Art of the Double Concerto, Xian Zhang conductor - May 16, 2019

Five-Concert Subscription Series Price: starts at $155 (full subscription required)
Roundtrip Transportation from the JCC: $25/person (for entire series)
To register contact Terry Campbell, NJ Symphony Orchestra Group Sales, at tcampbell@njsymphony.org or 973-735-1717