Coming up

Coming up

The Career Development Center of Jewish Family & Children’s Service will provide more than 10 free workshops this month to job seekers and those looking to expand their career options. Classes offered include LinkedIn 2, Dec. 21; and Managing Interview Stress, Dec. 23. A monthly job seeker support group also will be held Dec. 15 and 29. Workshops are free, but advance registration is required. Visit or call the Career Development Center at (412) 422-5627 to learn more.

Sherree Hall will lead a Jewish Community Center sponsored bike trip through Israel from March 6 to 17, 2011. Hall, JCC Sports and Wellness division director, will take the group from the Golan Heights to Masada, traveling nine to 32 miles a day, depending on the difficulty of the terrain. Part of the ride will be on the new Partnership 2000 Bike Trail in the Karmiel/Misgav region. The trip cost includes bikes, security, support cars, maps, insurance, accommodations, bike guides and all the logistics. Partnership 2000 and the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh are co-sponsoring the ride. Contact Hall at (412) 521-8011 Ext. 374, or for more information.

(Angela Leibowicz can be reached at