Adult Social Life activities aim to serve a wide group of interests and ages. Adults may join reading groups, social action groups, dining, group outings and even dance parties. Community engagement and making connections is what Adult Social Life is all about.


Current Events Discussion Group

Join us weekly for a lively discussion and stimulating conversation, news of the week, and stories that touch our lives. Moderators rotate each week. We meet every Tuesday morning in the Adult Lounge from 10:15am-11:30 am. This is a free, drop-in program and there is no need to register.


Drop-In Mah Jongg

Card tables are available in the JCC’s main lobby for your convenience, on a first-come-first-served basis. Activity rooms are also available for gameplay on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons from 12:30-3: 00 pm where you can play Mah Jongg, Canasta, Bridge, Chess, and more. Activity Room play is free for JCC members; a $5 donation is requested from non-members. If you are interested in playing in a regular Tuesday group, contact Cherie Ravel at [email protected] or 408.357.7462.


Sunday Afternoon Dance Party

Sunday, February 18, 3:00-5:00pm

Join your friends and make some new ones.  We’ll swing to the tunes of the Los Gatos Saratoga Big Band. Light refreshments included. Cost is $10 per person, RSVP by February 14 to [email protected].

Click here for photos of our August 2017 dance.


Shabbat Lunches (for ages 55+)

A once-a-month get-together on Fridays from 12:00-2: 00 pm in the APJCC Auditorium. Enjoy a catered hot lunch followed by entertainment. Please reserve your spot in advance. Cost is $6 JCC members, $8.50 non-members ($10 at the door). RSVP to [email protected]If you’d like to come for the entertainment portion of the afternoon only and skip the lunch, the fee is just $4 and no reservation is required.

Upcoming dates include:

  • January 26 – Broadway Documentary
  • February 23 – Happiness with CareMore
  • March 23 – Lady Fingers guitar duo


Trips for Ages 55+

Adults ages 55+ are invited to join us for local organized day trips, trips to casinos, and national and foreign travel.

Casino Trips

The JCC periodically organizes trips to casinos for adults ages 55+. Upcoming casino trips include:

  • We will have casino day trips in January and March (time and locations TBA)

For more information, contact Fagie Rosen at [email protected] or 408.357.7533.


Day Trips

The JCC periodically organizes theater visits and other day trips. For more information, contact Cherie Ravel at [email protected] or 408.357.7462.


Extended Trips

No extended trips are currently scheduled. For more information, contact Fagie Rosen at [email protected] or 408.357.7533.

All APJCC Los Gatos programming for older adults is made possible, in part,  by a  generous grant from The Myra Reinhard Family Foundation. The Sunday Afternoon Dance Party is made possible, in part, by a generous grant from the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley. APJCC Los Gatos monthly Senior Shabbat Luncheons are made possible, in part, by a generous grant from the Milton and Sophie Meyer Fund.