The JCC will close at 4:00pm on September 23 and be closed Monday, September 24. Visit for a full list of building hours and closings.

Centennial Weekend Celebration

Just Come Celebrate!

October 5 - 7, 2018

Join us for a weekend-long celebration honoring 100 years of memories and looking forward to 100 more. 

Thank you for your overwhelming support in making these events a success. Currently, tickets are sold out for Friday and Saturday events and a waiting list has been started. Tickets are still available for Sunday.

Please note, walk-ins are not permitted for any of the weekend events.

A Blast from the Past
Connect with old friends by joining our Facebook Group. Help it grow by inviting your friends!

Show Your Love for the J
We are honoring many great achievements at the J and need your support to continue this success.

Thank you to our Centennial sponsors and donors  |  Click to view

To get your tickets:

Call the JCC at 610.435.3571 or stop by the JCC Welcome Desk

Friday Evening Community Shabbat (Sold Out)
5:00pm - 8:00pm
$18/person  |  $54/family*  |  5 years and under: Free
The evening will begin with mincha service and candle lighting followed by two simultaneous services, both led by the Lehigh Valley Jewish Clergy Group: Egalitarian and Traditional. Services are followed by a Shabbat Dinner catered by LVKC approved Zami Catering. The entire community is welcome to this special Shabbat observance.

Saturday Night Birthday Bash (Sold Out)
7:30pm - 12:00am
$180/adult  |  $72/young adult (21-35)
Celebrate at a party for the 21 and older crowd. Musical entertainment by Ron Sunshine and DJ Dharak. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, amazing dinner stations, dancing, and more.  Don’t miss this spectacular night of the JCC through the decades. Relive some of your fondest JCC memories and make new ones with dear friends. Special Guest Emcee: Allentown and JCC native, Rich Lerner of the Golf Channel. 

Sunday Family Fall Fest
11:00am - 3:00pm
$18/person  |  $54/family*  |  5 years and under: Free

Fun for all ages at Camp JCC in Center Valley. Reconnect with camp friends, have your face painted, jump in the moon bounce, hop on a hay ride, play kickball and tether ball, decorate a pumpkin, run in the "Wild & Crazy Relay," head out on the PJ Library scavenger hunt and participate in an all-camp singalong with "Mr. Day Camp Spirit" Mickey Freeman. Enjoy a barbecue with all the fixings, apple cider, cotton candy and more. We will also be hosting a ribbon cutting for our newly renamed and renovated baseball field: Justin Sheftel Field. Camp bus transportation will be available from the JCC in Allentown.

*Family prices are for one couple and their dependent children.
Food at all events will be with LVKC approved caterer, Zami Catering


Commemorative Centennial Yearbook

Be sealed in the Commemorative Centennial This celebration offers an opportunity for you to play a role in this significant, community-wide event. For more information, contact Amy Sams, Centennial Coordinator, at 610.435.3571 ext. 182 or

Order yours here

Stay for the Weekend - Hotel Accommodations
Must book by 9/4/18 to receive special rate

The JCC has secured blocks of rooms at a special rate of $139 per room for our Centennial Weekend October 5-7, 2018 at three hotels:

Springhill Suites (Near the Promenade Shops in Center Valley, 10 minutes from the JCC Campsite)
3800 West Drive Center Valley, PA 18034  |  (610) 709-9797

Hilton Garden Inn (Near the Lehigh Valley Airport) - Search special rates code "JCC" for Hilton room block
1787b Airport Road Allentown, PA 18109  |  (610) 433-1400

Renaissance Allentown (Located in Downtown Allentown, 10 minutes from the JCC)
12 North Seventh Street Allentown, PA 18101  |  (484) 273-4119

For more information about the Centennial Celebration Weekend, please contact Amy Sams at 610.435.3571 ext. 182 or

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