February Events at SCC

February starts off with the first of a three-part lecture series on God and religion with Dr. Shimon Salama on Monday, February 1, at 2:00 pm. Parts two and three of the series are Monday, February 15, and Monday, February 29, at 2:00 pm. Dr. Salama is an Orthodox Jew who holds a Ph.D. in physics and is president of S Square Innovations.

Rabbi Steve Adams continues his series, “Bible Women,” on Mondays, February 1 and 15, at 3:00 pm, with “Miriam the Prophetess.” These presentations will include some texts, discussion, and music from a piece called Bible Women, written by Elizabeth Swados, who passed away last month. “Bible Women” runs twice monthly through June 2016; stay tuned for future dates and topics.

Bridget Moen, active in county politics and a Sarah Chudnow Community staff member, presents a program on “How to be a delegate to a political convention” on Friday, February 5, at 1:30 pm. She will also discuss her experience as a delegate at a recent convention.

If lectures and discussions aren’t your cup of tea, there are a variety of music programs from which to choose.

Crowd favorite Gary Wisner returns for another entertaining musical performance on Thursday, February 4, at 3:00 pm.

On Sunday, February 7, at 1:30 pm, folk singer Craig Siemsen performs. With his classic folk voice, Siemsen is known for impeccable musicianship, playful stage humor and jewel-like original songs.

Pianist and composer Zoe Biller performs on Thursday, February 11, at 3:00 pm. Enjoy an afternoon of standard jazz, classical and Yiddish selections, along with some of her original compositions.

On Sunday, February 14, at 3:00 pm, musician Terry Morganroth returns to sing the hits of the 40s, 50s and 60s.

The Nightengals, Katie Gorton and Andrea Terek, present a musical variety show on Thursday, February 18, at 3:00 pm. With guitar and vocals, they will take guests on a sentimental journey through the decades.

On Sunday, February 21, at 3:00 pm, Easy Days Barbershop Quartet returns to SCC. Enjoy the music of this award-winning quartet as they entertain us with Big Band music of the 30s and 40s. The quartet was the 2009 Land O’Lakes District Senior’s Champions of the Barbershop Harmony Society.

Songstress Julie Thompson brings her silky and soulful sounds to Sarah Chudnow Community on Sunday, February 28, at 3:00 pm. Expect an afternoon of toe-tapping jazz standards.

To complement its special programming, Sarah Chudnow Community also offers recurrent monthly programs. Lisa Gorelick, RN, BS, presents “Healthy Living” on Friday, February 12, at 11:15 am, and Saturday, February 27, at 2:30 pm. Lisa brings insight into preventative health practices. Lisa’s programs are interactive. She provides a program at SCC the 2nd Friday and 4th Saturday of every month. If planning on attending, please refrain from wearing fragrances.

These events are in addition to regularly scheduled activities at Sarah Chudnow Community. As always, attending a class, a concert or special event is a great way to “try out” the Community. Find more activities and musical events on the Sarah Chudnow Community Activity Calendar at SarahChudnow.org or by calling 262.478.1500. Questions? Email info@sarahchudnow.org

Sarah Chudnow Community, located in Mequon, WI, is an independent, not-for-profit senior living community with its own on-site management and support staff. It offers a full continuum of care, including apartment living, assisted living, memory care, and a skilled nursing facility providing post-acute rehab care, long-term and respite care.

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