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.



  • Thursday, April 19
  • 4:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Price: Free

Bring the kids to celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut - Israel's 70th birthday! Admission is free and open to everyone, food and some activities available for purchase.

*Pony rides
*Petting zoo
*Israeli dancing
*Henna tattoos
*Face painting

Presented by the Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley and the Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley in partnership with the Lehigh Valley Jewish Clergy Group and the Jewish Day School of the Lehigh Valley. Sponsored by Legend of Allentown. 

Camp JCC Community Mitzvah Day

  • Sunday, April 29
  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Price: Free

Come out to Camp JCC and help us beautify our campsite! Activities will be available for campers while their families help spruce up camp! Stop by or stay for the day!

Contact: Mike Smith (

Dip-N-Disco Jr.

  • Sunday, May 6
  • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Price: $30 | JCC MVP: $20
  • Ages: 6 years - 8 years

This event is sure to be a hit! Why? Because there’s nothing better than swimming, dancing, and eating ice cream!

Contact: Jodi Lovenwirth (

Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet

Celebrate that most special woman in your life by taking her to a delicious Sunday brunch at the JCC! Moms will enjoy a meal and fresh flowers. Included in Mom’s price is a rose and a ticket to Once Upon a Mattress! Included with Mom’s price: a rose and a ticket a show of Once Upon a Mattress.

  • Sunday, May 13
  • 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Price: $25/person  | Member pricing: $17/person
  • Child Price: $15 | Child JCC MVP: $10

Contact: Brenda Finberg (

Jewish Heritage Night at the Iron Pigs

  • Wednesday, May 30
  • Game starts 7:05pm
  • Gates open 5:45pm

$22 Tickets Include:
*Jewish Heritage Night cap
*Field level ticket
*Food voucher good for kosher food stand - LVKC supervised, includes kosher hot dog or knish, chips, can of soda or bottled water​

$16 Tickets Include:
*Jewish Heritage Night cap
*Field level ticket

Join the Jewish community for the 5th annual Jewish Heritage Night at the IronPigs! Package tickets may be purchased from most local Jewish organizations, or online at $22 level tickets are available at the JCC Welcome Desk or at

Sponsored by the Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley.

Camp Meet & Greet

  • Sunday, June 17
  • 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Price: Free
  • Ages: 4 years - 16 years

Camp starts in 3...2...1... Meet your counselors and get pumped for the summer of a lifetime! Invite a friend and receive $50 off your camp tuition if they register! Light breakfast provided.

Contact: Mike Smith (

Dip Dip Hooray Pool Party

  • Sunday, June 17
  • 12:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Pool Party: Free
  • BBQ Lunch: $5*

Enjoy a poolside dance party, craft by the pool, hot dog BBQ lunch and more. Please RSVP to Jodi Lovenwirth at 610.435.3571 by Friday, June 15.

*Not LVKC supervised

Contact: Jodi Lovenwirth (


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