Our building may be temporarily closed, but we are open! The JCC is currently offering online programming. Learn more at lvjcc.org/JCCatHome.

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.


VIRTUAL Shabbat celebrations

Friday mornings | 11:15 - 11:45am
LIVE on the JCC Facebook Page

Everyone's invited! Join us on the JCC Facebook page for weekly Virtual Shabbat Celebrations open to everyone. Enjoy a story, music, dancing and celebrate Shabbat with the community! 

Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected])

Mindful Parenting 101

Sunday, April 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Price: $25

Join Yoga and Mindful Schools instructor Amanda Tressler to learn how to develop your own mindfulness practice and learn how to apply it to your family life. Handouts and demo
exercises included.

Contact: Nolie Schneider ([email protected])

Yom Ha'atzmaut: IsraelFest

Wednesday, April 29, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
All ages welcome
Price: Free

Join the community and our special guests from Yoav, Israel, to celebrate Israel's 72nd birthday! Israeli music, face painting, cookie decorating, photo booth, craft stations, archeological dig and more! Food available for purchase from Around the Table Catering. Co-sponsored by Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley.

Contact: Rotem Bar ([email protected])

Baking with Mom Israeli Style

Sunday, May 10 | 1:00 - 3:00pm
Price: $12 JCC MVP: $10

Spend time with your children baking yummy Israeli treats from scratch on Mother’s Day.

Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected])

Family Yoga

Sunday, May 17 | 10:00am - 11:30am
Ages: 5 years +
Price: $10/parent and child | $5/additional child

Hey kids! Bring your mom, dad, grandparent or favorite grownup to this fun yoga class. Bond with your favorite person with yoga games, partner yoga poses, and fun activities. For all levels, but participants should be able to get on and off the floor comfortably.

Contact: Nolie Schneider ([email protected])

JCC Community Shavuot Fro Yo Social

Wednesday, May 27, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
All ages welcome
Price: Free
At Menchie's 353 S. Cedar Crest Blvd Allentown, PA 18103

Swing by Menchie's for a Shavuot story, craft and Fro Yo! 20% of the sales from Menchie's frozen yogurt sold that day will benefit the JCC. Be sure to mention JCC when you make your purchase.

Contact: Ally Wiener ([email protected])

Music Recital

Monday, June 8, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Price: Free

Fun evening with music and voice students for the J School of Visual and Performing Arts. Please come and see what all the children have learned this past year.

Contact: Brenda Finberg ([email protected])

2020 Bike Event

Sunday, June 14 | 7:00am - 1:00pm
Price: $36/adult | $20/additional family member | $10/
child under 13 | $10/spectator
Raffle Tickets: 2 for $5 | 5 for $10 | 12 for $20 | 35 for $50

Join us for our annual bike event benefiting the fitness department. Save the date!

Contact: Nolie Schneider ([email protected])


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

Back to top