The Transition Network

On-Going Groups

Birthday & New Member Celebration

Celebrating Birthdays quarterly 
plus New Members and Member Anniversaries

All are welcome no matter your day of birth!
Lunch with friends (on your own) and
we will provide birthday cake and surprises!

Duffy's Sports Grill, Boca Village Square, 21212 St. Andrews Blvd., Boca Raton, FL 33433

Please contact Ellen Turko at:

Movie Group

We meet the the third friday of the month
in the late afternoon or early evening
at the FAU Living Room Theater.

For more information contact: Julie McGiney at:

Broward Book Group

We meet the third Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. for dinner and a book discussion with friends, generally in the Plantation area.

For more information please contact Ruth Baruch at:

Ethnic Dining

  Meeting the fourth Tuesday of each month. 
Join us as we dine at a local restaurant to taste our way around the world. 
Seating is limited so don't wait!

Please contact : Gale Baker at:

Day Trippin'

Join in this travel group as we attend events, festivals and museums in Florida.  
Carpool, stay in local hotels, eat at local restaurants and learn about these areas together.

Please contact Sharon Stillson at:

Writer's Group

This group is open to any member in good standing of The Transition Network who is interested in writing. Whether you are currently working on a project or just thinking about writing, this informal group is designed to offer support, feedback, and an opportunity to learn from each other as well as to discuss ideas with like-minded women.  The group meets once a month at a location, or locations and time to be determined for the convenience of the membership.

Anyone interested please contact Susan Goldfein at

New:  Saturday Adventures Group

  This group strives to go to a variety of places in all three counties. 
We meet the second Saturday of each month.  

We plan outings to local places of interest such as the
Mounts Botanical Garden, Vizcaya Museum, Wynwood Walls,...
(optional lunch at most events)

Please watch for our latest adventure. Come to one, come to all.

Please contact Sandy Lipsit at:

Meditaton Circle

Image result for meditation free image

Various types of meditation have been used in many cultures
around the world for thousands of years.
Learn techniques for relaxing your body and calming your mind
that can be used whenever you want or need them.

This group meets the second Thursday of each month
in the Sunrise/Plantation area.

For more information, please contact:

Micheline at or Elisa at

New Northern Meditation Opportunity

For geographic comfort Shoshana Levine has offered a northern meditation opportunity in Delray Beach on the second Thursday of the month at 3pm. Limit 10 members.

Please contact Shoshana Levine at to join.

Volunteer at The Pantry 

Give Thanks by Volunteering for our group charity 
(an organization dedicated to helping grandparents raising grandchildren)
We meet every month or two to sort food donations, prepare holiday gifts,...

 TTN members and one guest helped with Thanksgiving baskets at The Pantry of Broward. In addition, TTN members donated 27 pounds of food, toiletries, calendars and books.
Gift cards for the teenagers served by The Pantry will be collected at our Holiday Party December 17. Suggested retailers are Target and Wal-Mart; cards for fast food restaurants are also appreciated.

The Pantry of Broward, 610 NW 3rd Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Please contact Maureen Cleary at:

Fiber Arts/Knitters Group

We will be meeting (date TBD) for an afternoon to work on projects, share and chat. 

Trend Tea
Wyndham Hotel
1950 Glades Rd, FL 2nd Floor
Boca Raton, FL 33431

For dates and times,
please contact Judith Pertnoy at: j

Board Games 

Do you remember those great board games?
Like the old standards?  Want to check out some new ones?

Meeting the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00pm
for board games in Broward County
 Please contact Ellen Sabaty at:

Now Forming: Outdoors Group

Looking for outdoor activites and dynamic programing?
Look no further!

If you are interested in hiking, kayaking, picnicing on the beach with a kite in hand
or an afternoon at a pinball museum, you will want to keep an eye on this group.

Please contact Doreen Snyder at:

Learn A New Language

Have you always wanted to learn another language? You may be in luck! New member Miriam Harpaz  is interested in forming a group that would offer beginners/advanced French or Hebrew lessons. If interested email her at

Material from, 08:12:44 October 26, 2021.
Copyright © The Transition Network 2021