Events / Workshops

Upcoming Events


Friday, August 16th: GRAB and GO food trucks at the Aquatics Complex from 5pm – 8pm. Food truck lineup: Happy Grilled Cheese, Twisted Okie, Muzzi, Cackylacky’s, Cajun Cravings and Tikiz Shaved Ice, Ice Cream & Sorbets. This is the last "grab and go" of the season! Friday 8/30 we resume our food trucks with entertainment! Check Facebook day of for final truck listing.

Friday, August 23rd: Family Fun Night! Come join us at the Rec Center from 5pm - 8pm for our last FFN of the summer. Entertainment will include music and games with DJ Ross and a balloon artist! 

Friday, August 30th: LABOR DAY WEEKEND KICKOFF! Come join us at the Aquatics Complex from 5pm - 8pm as we kick off Labor Day Weekend! We will have live entertainment with DJ Journhigh and of course food trucks: Saffron, Blazin Azn, Blazin Buffalo, Rocco’s Pizza, Rite on Que and Nitrogen Creamery.

Saturday, September 14th: Our next farmers market will be held from 10am-1pm (due to summer temperatures we will be ending at 1pm. We will resume the 10am-2pm time in October). We'll have over 20 local vendors ranging from organic foods, hand-crafted goods, natural beauty products and more! We are also extremely excited to announce we will have a local fruit and vegetable farmer participating in September! On September 14th we'll also have food trucks and live music with the Willow Sisters!

Markets will be held at the Aquatics complex from 10am-2pm (with the exception of Sept, that market will end at 1pm) on the second Saturday of the month, August through December. Please contact mdorsey@jcpcdd.org if you are interested in becoming a vendor or sponsor. #Shoplocal

Food Truck Fridays

Subject to change due to weather. Check Facebook for final truck listing.  All Food Truck Fridays are 5pm to 8pm at the Aquatics Complex.

2019 Schedule

  • August 16th - Grab and Go - Happy Grilled Cheese, Twisted Okie, Muzzi, Cackylacky's Cajun Cravings, Tikiz Shaved Ice, Ice Cream & Sorbets.
  • August 30th - Labor Day Weekend Kickoff - Saffron, Blazin Azn, Blazin Buffalo, Rocco's Pizza, Rite on Que and Nitrogen Creamery. Live entertainment with DJ Journhigh. 

Programs

Tai Chi - 8 Week workshop with Alison Cacella: $175.00 per person for 8 weeks.  Class Dates: 8/13, 8/20, 8/27, 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1 Time: 6pm - 7pm Where: Rec Center Banquet Rooms. Please register with the front desk by 8/10/19. Drop ins allowed. Please direct all questions about this workshop to Alison directly: Alison@breatheeasyliving.com

Hip Hop Basics Dance Session 5 with TJ: $100.00 per person.  6 weeks on Thursdays starting August 22nd, 6:30pm - 7:30pm in the downstairs fitness room.  Ages 7 to 18 welcome.  Register with the front desk by August 20th. Drop ins allowed. 

Red Cross Babysitting Workshop: August 17th, 2019 9am – 1pm at the Rec Center. $55.00 PER PERSON  SIGN UP AT THE FRONT DESK! Developed by experts in the industry, courses are available to those ages 11 and older and include topics such as choosing age-appropriate activities, basic child care, bottle feeding, child behavior, leadership, professionalism, safety, starting a business and more. Participants must bring: towel or blanket and your own lunch, snack and drinks. *This class is sold out, please contact mdorsey@jcpcdd.org if you would like to be informed of the next class date. 

Kat Dance: Ballet! Jazz! Creative Dance Adventures!: FREE Trial Classes on Wednesday, August 28th! Ages 6-up - 4:30-5:30 | Ages 3-5 - 5:30-6:15 | Kittens - Ages 3-5 - 3:30-4:15 | Kats/Kougars- Ages 8-up - 4:15-5:15 | Kubs - Ages 5-7 - 5:15-6:15 | Kittens - Ages 3-5 - 6:15-7:00  WEDNESDAYS AT THE AMENITIES CENTER Limited space, new season begins September 4th! Secure Your Spot Now at: www.Katdance.studio

Mary Time Music:  August 21st - October 23rd Wednesdays 9:30-10:15 am Ages 1-5 years  

  • Caregiver/child class $100/child, $80/sibling, siblings under 12 months are free.  Contact Mary Mollit at Marytimemusic@gmail.com to register!

Mary Time Music - Music and Movement: November 6th-December 18th (no class November 27th or December 4th) Wednesdays 9:30-10:15 am Ages 1-5 years  

  • Caregiver/child class $100/child, $80/sibling, siblings under 12 months are free.  Contact Mary Mollit at Marytimemusic@gmail.com to register!

Aware NEVER Afraid Self Defense SIX WEEK Workshop: Starts August 26th, 2019 from 6:00pm -7:00pm. Dates: 8/26, 9/2, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, & 9/30. $165.00 per student (ages 14+) includes a t-shirt! 15 SECOND SELF DEFENSE training. LEARN realistic street smart self DEFENSE tricks and TECHNIQUES

  • AWARENESS and verbal self defense 
  • WEAPON DEFENSE • Simple & effective KICKS & STRIKES 
  • Learn three strikes that will instantly immobilize an attacker in less than three seconds. 
  • Learn PRESSURE POINTS that will instantly prevent an anxiety attack in any situation. 
  • This is the last self-defense class you will ever need, guaranteed! 
  • Come and be empowered!!! Contact williskarate3@gmail.com to register.  Registration required by August 20th!

Stepping Stones Drama Workshop: September 28th 1pm – 4pm in the Rec Center Banquet Rooms. $95.00 per person. Ages 13 and up welcome; this will be a mix of adults and children. 

  • Register here: Registration
  • We are happy to announce we are bringing professional acting coach Sheri Lahris and her classes to JCP! More information on date, time, and cost coming soon. For more info about Sheri please click HERE.

Social Clubs

The following events are subject to change:

  • Mahjong Mondays: 12:30pm to 3:30pm in the Recreation Center banquet rooms
  • Senior Breakfast: 8:30am to 10:30am in the Recreation Center banquet rooms.
    • Please join us at the Recreation Center on Friday mornings for coffee and light pastries and fruit and get to know your neighbors. This time is set aside for the seniors in our community to socialize and meet new friends
  • Landscaping Club: 10:00am to 11:30am in the Recreation Center banquet rooms.
    • Learn some tips on how to landscape in Florida while following proper POA guidelines. Club meets Saturday mornings on the following dates: September 14th, October 19th and November 23rd.
  • Book Club: 12:00pm to 2:00pm in the Recreation Center banquet rooms. 
    • Join your fellow JCP residents on Wednesday afternoon on the following dates: September 25th, October 9th, November 13th, December 11th, January 8th, February 12th, March 11th, April 8th, and May 13th.