Wed. 12/25 - No dancing at JCDS

Amitai Lipton

Hi all,

The regular "Wednesday night" session will not be held this Wednesday,
December 25, 2019, while we all recover from last night's marathon!
Our regular session will resume at JCDS next week (1/1/2020).

As always, find us on Facebook at:

Or contact us by email at:


o Upcoming schedule:
1/1/2020 - Jay W.
1/8 - Eliana W.C.
1/15 - Rina W.
1/22 - Katie H.
1/29 - Sara T.

o Directions to JCDS

JCDS - Boston's Jewish Community Day School
57 Stanley Ave
Watertown MA 02472
Google map:

Note: If you are driving, please park in the "Family & Friends Parking
Lot." Parking is *not* allowed in the small lot at the front door of

From I-90 (Mass Pike) -- From the Mass Pike in either direction, take
Exit 17 and follow signs for Watertown. After about 1/2 a mile, turn
left at the traffic signal onto Watertown Street (Route 16 west).
Immediately bear right onto California Street, just before the gas
station. Turn right at the first traffic signal onto Bridge Street.
Go through the next set of lights, and turn left at the stop sign onto
Waltham Street. Take the second left onto Stanley Avenue (there's a
low sign for JCDS on the left) and immediately turn right into the
parking lot. JCDS is the red brick building beyond the parking lot.

From Waltham Center -- Head east on Main Street (US-20). After 1.5
miles, turn right onto Edward Road. This is the first street on the
right after the Shell gas station and Walgreens pharmacy. At the end
of Edward Road, turn right onto Waltham Street, then immediately left
onto Stanley Avenue (there's a low sign for JCDS on the left), and
immediately right into the parking lot. JCDS is the red brick building
beyond the parking lot.

Using MBTA public transportation -- Bus Route 70 serves Main Street
(US-20) in Watertown. The closest stops to JCDS are at Main St/
Emerson Rd (heading west from Cambridge to Waltham) and Main St/Evans
St (heading east from Waltham to Cambridge). (Route 558 also serves
the area, but does not operate in the evenings.)

Route 70 serves Central Square in Waltham, Watertown Square, Central
Square in Cambridge, and University Park near MIT. Red Line
connections are possible at Central Square in Cambridge.

From the bus stop, walk down Edward Road to the end. Turn right on
Waltham Street, and immediately turn left onto Stanley Avenue. JCDS
is a ten-minute walk from the bus stop.

MBTA information:
MBTA Route 70 timetable:

o Dances taught in last two months (circle dances unless otherwise noted):
11/6 - Mima At Mefachedet (partners), 2019, Sharon Elkaslassy, taught by Sara T.
11/20 - Bereshit, 2019, Sharon Elkaslassy & Ilai Szpiezak, taught by Eliana W.C.
12/4 - Kchi Et Libi (partners), 2015, Yaron Malihi, taught by Sara T.
12/11 - Libi, 2018, Yuval Tabashi, taught by Jay W.


o Upcoming Boston-area events:

** Every Monday - MonDance Israeli Dance Beginners Class

7.30-8.15pm, admission $5
Kehillath Israel (KI)
384 Harvard St, Brookline

Join our dance community after beginners to dance the dances you learn
and more!

8.15-11.15pm - Circles, lines, and partners
11.15pm-midnight - Partners

For more information, contact:


o More information:
To contact us, please send an email to:

We will try to get back to you within 3 days! If you want to receive
these messages every week, you can subscribe RIGHT NOW to the weekly
announcement list at:

Find us on Facebook:

Happy dancing!