March Events at SCC

SCC welcomes Irish dance students from the Beglan Dance Academy on Sunday, March 6, at 3:30 pm. The Beglan Academy, founded in 2007, offers high caliber dance instruction to children starting at age five, and is led by Sean Beglan, the former lead of Riverdance. Enjoy an afternoon of talented performers and traditional Irish music.

On Monday, March 7, at 2:00 pm, find out who the next mayor of Mequon will be and join us for the Mayoral Forum. Hear what the candidates have to say, ask questions, and make an informed decision before voting on Tuesday, April 5.

Rabbi Steve Adams continues his series, “Bible Women,” on Mondays, March 7 and 21, at 3:00 pm, with “Deborah the Judge.” These presentations will include some texts, discussion, and music from a piece called Bible Women, written by Elizabeth Swados, who recently passed away. “Bible Women” runs twice monthly through June 2016; stay tuned for future dates and topics.

On Wednesday, March 16, at 2:00 pm, Detective Andy Fischer of the Mequon Police Department presents “How to Avoid Senior Scams.” Scammers prey on targets of opportunity and seniors are often the most vulnerable. Learn from an expert on how to not to fall victim to telephone or mail scams.

Author and speaker Leendert “Wim” Leydes visits to discuss his book, My Jewish Journey – A Gentile’s Journey through Jewish History, on Monday, March 21, at 2:00 pm. Follow Ledyes on his personal Jewish journey as he shares his encounters with Holocaust survivors and Partisan fighters, and his visits with Jewish notables to Milwaukee, as well as his passion for the Jewish people, culture and history. He feels a powerful urge to learn more and to share what he has learned with others. The book has been described as one man’s mission to preserve Jewish history.

Other notable programs include:
Pianist & singer Tom Stanfield on Thursday, March 10 at 3:00 pm
Groovy: A Musical Variety Show on Thursday, March 17 at 3:00 pm
Rockin’ Randy on Sunday on Sunday, March 20 at 3:00 pm
First Stage Touring Group on Wednesday, March 23 at 3:00 pm
Singer & guitarist Joe Kadlec on Wednesday, March 30 at 3:00 pm

To complement its special programming, Sarah Chudnow Community also offers recurrent monthly programs. Lisa Gorelick, RN, BS, presents “Healthy Living” on Friday, March 11, at 11:15 am, and Saturday, March 26, 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 or by calling 262.478.1500. Questions? Email

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.