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Seniors Scene

Adat Ari El Senior Club meets for trips, entertainment, bingo and a light lunch, Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., 12020 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood. A theater trip is planned for late Sept. For information, call (818) 765-7963 or (818) 764-4532.

Adat Shalom Seniors, 3030 Westwood Blvd., Los Angeles. (310) 839-1800:

Dinner and bus trip to see “Zorba,” Sun., Aug. 31, Elizabeth Howard Curtain Call Theatre, Tustin.

Bus trip to Las Vegas, Sept. 14-16.

Cheviot Hills Senior Citizens Club meets for entertainment, trips, bingo, guest speakers, luncheons and more, Fridays, 10:45 a.m., Cheviot Hills Recreation Center, 2551 Motor Ave., Cheviot Hills. (310) 391-8988.

Gateways Westside Geriatric Center, 2515 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica. (310) 998-5500:

Comprehensive psychiatric evaluation, medication monitoring and psychotherapy for seniors suffering from anxiety, depression and other mental health problems.

Day treatment, 1-4 days a week of full-day mental health programming.

Group and individual therapy for men and women 65-plus. Call for schedule.

Spouse/caregiver group (65-plus), for caregivers of people with cognitive impairment, dementia, physical illness and disability. Second Monday of every month, 10-11:30 a.m.

Israel Levin Center, 201 Ocean Front Walk, Venice (310) 396-0205:

Rummage sale, Sun., Sept. 7 and Mon., Sept. 8, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Ballroom dance class, Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m.

Rummy tile games, Thursdays, 1 p.m.

Weekly Yiddish Conversation class, taught by Edzia Goldstein, Mondays, 10 a.m.

Israel Levin Choir, led by Malke Shaw, Mondays, 11 a.m.

Kosher hot lunches, Mondays, noon, small fee.

Volunteers needed to make dolls for hospitalized children , Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon.

Jewish Family Service of Santa Monica, (310) 393-0732:

Senior Alliance for the Frail Elderly (S.A.F.E.) offers case management and support services for frail seniors living at home or in institutional settings. (310) 458-4544.

Widows/Widowers Havurah (65+), meets the first Sunday of the month. (310) 458-4544.

Rap groups for seniors 60+. Call for schedule.

Wellness Group (60+), discussions on health issues, Tuesdays, 1-2 p.m.

Men’s discussion group (60+), Thursdays, 10 a.m.

Russian Cafe Shalom, lunch with speakers and entertainment for Russian seniors, first and third Thursdays of the month, 12-2 p.m. RSVP (213) 938-2531.

Kibitz and Bowl, a new bowling league for seniors (beginner bowlers are welcome and can receive free bowling lessons), Sports Center Bowl, Ventura Boulevard (between Coldwater Canyon and Whitsett, next to Jerry’s Deli), Studio City. For details, call Jim (818) 769-7600.

North Valley JCC Seniors, 16601 Rinaldi St., Granada Hills. (818) 360-2211:

Ten-piece live jazz tenor band, The Al Roges Band, last Monday of every month, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Bridge club, for intermediate and advanced players, Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Pan class, lunch, followed by speaker, movie, bingo, entertainment, and Mah-jongg group, Mondays, 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., respectively.

Temple Ner Maarav Seniors meet for cards, games, social programs and light lunch, Mondays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Magnolia at White Oak, Encino. (818) 345-7833.

Temple Ramat Zion Senior Socialites meet for cards, games, socializing and a light lunch, Thursdays, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., 17655 Devonshire St., Northridge. (818) 360-1881.

Jewish Family Service/Los AngelesFreda Mohr Multiservice Center for Seniors, 330 N. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles. (213) 937-5900:

Support discussion group for caregivers of people with dmentia, every other Thursday, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Jewish Family Service/Senior Services, West Valley, 22622 Vanowen St., West Hills. (818) 587-3333:

Widow/Widowers’ Bereavement Support Group. Call for interview before attending group; and counseling services to older adults and their family, concerned with issues of aging.

Counseling services to older adults and their family, concerned with issues of aging.

Men’s and Women’s support group, provides a safe, confidential setting to share concerns such as relationships, changing health, aging and more. Twelve weekly sessions. Pre-group interview required.

Grandparents as Parents: The Second Time Around, Mondays, 10:30 a.m.-noon through June 30. Preregistration.

Pico-Robertson Multiservice Center for Seniors, 8838 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles. (310) 271-3306:

“Life Experience Writing Class,” Thursdays, 10 a.m.

Cafe Europa, social/support group for Holocaust survivors, 60+, features speakers and various programs, Tuesdays, 1-3 p.m.

Valley Storefront Multiservice Center for Seniors, 12821 Victory Blvd., North Hollywood. (818) 984-1380:

Israeli dancing, Fridays, 10 a.m.

Tap dancing, Thursday mornings.

West Hollywood Senior Center, Plummer Park, 7377 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood. (213) 876-1717:

Project Rainbow, a group for gay and lesbian seniors, Wednesdays, 11:30-2 p.m., Hall A.

Yiddish Culture Club with Samuel Batt, Sundays, noon-4 p.m., Multipurpose Room.

Life-history writing class, taught by Bea Mitz, Wednesdays, 1:30-3 p.m., library.

Talk Time with Rebecca Lacher, an opportunity to better your English-speaking skills, Tuesdays, 3-4:30 p.m.

Russian Social Club, with Nusya Teytelman, Thursdays, 12:15-2 p.m., Hall A.

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