Adults at the J

Adults at the J events are geared towards adults who are 18 years and over. Enjoy fun group outings to sporting events, shows, and museums. Enjoy behind-the-scenes culinary events and a variety of programs that promote personal enrichment, enhancement of new skills, creative expression, and social connections.

For more information, or to register for events, please call 610.435.3571 or stop by the JCC Welcome Desk.





Spring Crafts at the J
Join other adults for a fun, creative, hands-on project. Classes taught by Stephanie Bennett. Advance Registration encouraged. Walk-ins welcome if space is available.
(4/20, 5/18, 6/15)
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Price: $7/class

Gallery at the J Exhibits
The Gallery at the J hosts exhibits of various media approximately every eight weeks. Opening receptions are the first day of each exhibit and run from 6:30pm - 8:00pm. These are free and open to the community and include refreshments and live music.

3/9 - 5/5: Photography by Yevette Hendler and Paintings by Lydia Shpak

Beginner Needle Felting Workshop
Students will learn the basics of needle felting which includes an introduction in the different types of wool batts, roving and tops, needles, and other tools. Students will learn how to make basic shapes from which to create a fanciful fish. Kits will include everything you need to needle felt and embellish your fish. The class is taught by local artist, Stacy Hortner. No prior experience necessary. Advance registration is required. Limited to the first 8 registered. 

Sunday 4/2
11:00am - 3:30pm
Ages: 16 and up
Price: $60  |  JCC MVP: $52

Aqua Jogging
Aqua Jogging is a unique exercise class that used aqua belt flotation devices to allow the swimmer to run in place in the water. This exercise is designed to help improve strength, endurance, and cardiovascular health through non-impact water resistance methods.
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays (1/4 - 3/31)
10:00am - 11:00am

Aqua Arthritis
Water is a safe, ideal environment for relieving arthritis pain and stiffness. Our Aqua Arthritis class follows the American Arthritis Foundation format and is a great way to exercise without putting excess strain on your joints and muscles. The gentle activities in warm water, with guidance from a trained instructor, will help you gain strength and flexibility.
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays (1/4 - 3/31)
11:00am - 12:00pm

Silver Splash
Activate your urge for variety! Silver Splash offers fun, shallow-water movement to improve agility and flexibility while addressing cardiovascular, strength and endurance conditioning. No swimming ability is required, and a Silver Sneakers kickboard or other aquatic equipment is used to improve strength, balance, and coordination.
Mondays, Thursdays (1/4 - 3/30)
12:00pm - 12:45pm


Aqua Aerobics
Water aerobics is often considered a low-intensity workout program appropriate only for pregnant women or the elderly. However, water aerobics actually offers multiple benefits for swimmers of any fitness level. Aqua aerobic exercise can help increase your energy, flexibility, stamina, and strength.
Tuesdays, Thursdays (1/3 - 3/30)
11:00am - 12:00pm

Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and ping pong. The game is played with a paddle and a wiffle ball on a short court. No prior experience is necessary. Equipment will be provided.
Wednesdays, Thursdays (1/11 - 3/30)
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Price: $4/Day | JCC Member Value Price: Free

Aqua Yoga
A certified instructor will guide the class through balance and gentle stretching poses.
Fridays (1/6 - 3/31)
11:00am - 12:00pm


Yiddish Club
Experience the joys of Yiddish. The group meets weekly to discuss topics like cooking, politics, humor, music and all kinds of entertainment in the Yiddish language. All are welcome to join this lively, weekly discussion. There is something for everyone no matter if you know a few words, or are a fluent speaker. Enjoy fun, fellowship, stories and more. Coffee and cookies served.
Tuesdays (4/4 - 6/27)
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Price: Free


Join other adults for an afternoon of mahjong, chess, checkers and more. Gather your friends and make new ones. Tables will be set up.
Wednesdays (4/5 - 6/28)
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Price: Free

Contact Amy Sams for more information about Adult Programming at 610.435.3571 ext. 182 or

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