Family Events

From our Hanukkah Festival to our Annual Purim Palooza Carnival, children's special events at the J are sure to be a hit for the whole family year-round. All of our programs and events are open to the community and everyone is invited. We welcome families of all walks of life here at the J.



Celebrate the second night of Hanukkah with us! Enjoy children's activities including a PJ Library event, latkes, sufganiyot, candle lighting, and a magic show from 7:00 -7:30 by Dr. Marc Berson AKA "The Amazing Marookie." Community clergy participation including a special music activity led by Cantor Jeff of Congregation Keneseth Israel. RSVP to the JCC Welcome Desk or call 610.435.3571 to let us know you'll be there!

  • Wednesday, December 13
  • 6:30pm - 8:00pm
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Camp Reunion

Join us as we celebrate summer 2017 and get pumped for 2018! Come reconnect with your camp friends, counselors, and specialists! Enjoy a slideshow, crafts, gaga, dance party, and light snacks! Don’t forget to wear your camp shirt! 

Children 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Advanced registration is required.

  • Sunday, December 17
  • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
  • All campers welcome!
  • Price: FREE


  • Sunday, December 25
  • 9:00am - 11:30am
  • at the JCC of the Lehigh Valley
  • Price: $8 | JCC MVP: $5
  • Under 3: Free
Join us for our annual Pancake Breakfast and new this year, Scrambled Egg Bar.
9:00am - 11:30am      Pancakes & Scrambled Egg Bar
9:00am - 10:30am      Art Project
10:30am - 11:00am    Family Bingo
10:30am - 11:30am    Family Swim

Character Day

  • Sunday, January 14
  • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
  • Price: $10/Child (1st Adult is Free w/ Child)
  • JCC Members: $7/Child (1st Adult is Free w/ Child)
  • Additional Adult Price: $7
  • JCC Member Additional Adult Price: $4

Join us for an afternoon of fun as we bake, do crafts, have story time with PJ Library and exciting raffles all while enjoying lunch with your favorite character. Don’t forget to bring your camera and your smiles! No refunds or exchanges.

T B’Shevat Seder

  • Wednesday, January 31
  • 12:00pm - 1:30pm
  • Price: $10/person

Celebration of trees with the Jewish holiday of Tu B’Shevat.

Back to Camp Night

  • Wednesday, February 7
  • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  • at the JCC of the Lehigh Valley
  • Price: Free

Have you ever wondered what a day in the life of a Camp JCC camper was like? Are you interested in sending your child to an exceptional day camp with daily swim lessons, sports activities, ropes course, music and art programming, field trips, overnight travel camps, and so much more? Come learn about our camp offerings, register and get pumped for summer 2018. (As a bonus, learn how YOUR Camper can design our 2018 camp T-shirt!)

Stagemakers Dinner Theater Benefit

  • Sunday, February 11
  • 4:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Price: $44/Adults  |  $25/Children
  • JCC Members: $35/Adults  |  $20/Children

Experience a night of music featuring the fairy tale classics that you love performed by our Stagemakers children and staff.


  • Wednesday, March  4
  • 12:30pm - 3:00pm

Celebrate Purim with your JCC Family! Don’t forget to bring your costumes!

Parent/Child Cooking Class with Chef Paul

  • Sunday, March 11
  • 12:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Price: $138/1 Adult & 1 Child
  • JCC Members: $110/1Adult & 1Child
  • Additional Child or Adult Price: $69
  • Additional Child or Adult JCC Member Price: $55

Mamma Mia! Oh do we love pasta! In this class, you and your child will learn how to make some of your pasta favorites. Learn how to roll out pasta dough using pasta machines. We will make everything from scratch and turn it into a delicious dish to take home for dinner. LVKC supervised.



For more information about our family events at the J, please contact Sandy Newman at 610.435.3571 or

If you would like to check out some of our previous events, please visit our Facebook page.


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