The MJCC is dedicated to the health, happiness, and personal growth of our membership and the community. With the intention of being a neighborhood spiritual center, the MJCC’s Center for Mind, Body, & Soul will connect participants to experiential learning, meditation, lecture series, film festivals, book festivals, classes, and so much more.
Mindful Meditation Circle
Thursdays • 7:30–8:30pm • Free
Silent meditation quiets the mind, relaxes the body, and helps develop mindfulness. Many find that meditation eases the pressures and stress of daily life. Individuals with varying levels of experience and from diverse meditation practices are welcome. Interest or want more information? Call Nancy Shapiro at (901) 484-1982.
Hand Lettering for Beginners with Jason Prater
Join lettering pro, designer, and creative director, Jason Prater, to learn the art of drawing letters. In this class you will learn how to use your own handwriting as a basis for building beautiful compositions. All supplies are included.
Sun 1:00–4:00pm | 9/8 | $75 fee/$65m | Class #5917
Script Lettering with Jason Prater
Join lettering pro, designer, and creative director, Jason Prater, to learn the art of drawing letters. In this class you will learn how to transform your handwriting into beautiful hand-lettered script. All supplies are included.
Sun 1:00–4:00pm | 9/22 | $75 fee/$65m | Class #5918
In this four week session, participants of all levels of experience can learn from a professional to develop their skills. Students with more experience will deepen their existing skills while beginning students will learn the basics of wheel throwing.
Sun 2:30-4:30pm | 9/8-29 | $90 fee/$180m | class #5916
Make Your Own Terrarium
with Nancy Morrow
Learn the art and science of building a terrarium from the Memphis Plant Lady, Nancy Morrow, and take home your unique creation to enjoy for years with minimal care. All supplies are provided including 10" glass container, exotic tropical plants and moss, gravel, activated carbon, soil, and more! Bring any special stones, crystals or trinkets you may want to incorporate into your design.
Sun 10:00–11:30am | 6/2 | $110 fee/$100m | Class #5779
Sun 12:00–1:30pm | 6/2 | $110 fee/$100m | Class #5780
For all questions, please contact Marcy Stagner, Program Director for Cultural Arts and Adult Services, at (901) 259-9230 or firstname.lastname@example.org.