Sunday, 9/27 - Kol Nidre: The JCC will close at 5pm | Monday, 9/28 - Yom Kippur: THE JCC WILL BE CLOSED | Programs Currently Open: School, Camp, Group Exercise, Pool (reservation required), Squash (reservation required), and Fitness Center (reservation required) | All other programming will be offered online at this time. For details visit

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.


Monday Mornings with Morah Ally

  • Mondays | 10-10:45am | Ages: 0-5
  • Session 1: 9/14, 9/21, 10/5, 10/12, 10/19
  • Session 2: 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23
  • Price per week: $12 | JCC Members: $10
  • Price per session: $60 | JCC Members: $50

Join Morah Ally on the lawn every Monday morning for a special circle time including holiday songs alongside traditional Hebrew and English toddler tunes, games, and more. Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected]) | REGISTER

Weekly Virtual Shabbat Parties

  • Fridays | 9:30-10am | All Ages
  • 9/4 - 12/18

Join the Early Childhood Education department for a free Shabbat party each week live on the JCC Facebook page. Visit Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected])

Virtual Holiday Shabbat Parties

  • Fridays | 9:30-10am | All Ages
  • 10/2: Sukkot
  • 11/20: Thanksgiving
  • 12/11: Chanukah
  • 1/29: Tu B’shvat

Join the Early Childhood Education department for a free special themed interactive Shabbat party live on Zoom or our JCC Facebook page. Visit Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected])


JCC Parent Panel

  • Every other Wednesday | Starting 9/16 | 8-9:30pm
    • 9/16 - How to make the high holidays special when you’re stuck at home
    • 9/30 - How to stay "social" while still distancing
    • 10/14 - How to advocate for your child/student
    • 10/28 - Parenting/teaching through mindfulness
    • 11/11 - Raising children during a pandemic
    • *11/18 - The December Dilemma: How to navigate through the holiday season

Looking for answers to those burning parenting questions? Join the JCC for a virtual bi-weekly panel focusing on a variety of topics ranging from how to raise a child during a pandemic to finding ways to incorporate Jewish culture into everyday life and much more. Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected])

Pre-register to receive a Zoom link | Click here

Out of the Box Sukkot

  • Pick up your kit at the JCC 9/30 - 10/2 | Ages: 2 and up
  • Price per family: $20 | JCC Members: $15

Explore the holiday of Sukkot with a personalized sukkah box. The kit includes supplies, crafts, and activities to create your very own miniature sukkah as well as a special Sukkot snack. Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected]) | REGISTER

Celebrate Sukkot at the JCC

  • All Ages
  • Friday 10/2 - Thursday 10/8
  • 11:00am, 12:30pm, 2:00pm, 5:00pm & 6:30pm

Reserve a time slot to enjoy a special meal with your family in the JCC’s sukkah. Bring a kosher style meal or order from the Around the Table food truck. Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected]) | Reserve a time slot

Noah’s Ark Zoo Exploration @ The Lehigh Valley Zoo

  • Sunday, 10/18 | 10am-4pm | All Ages
  • Price per person: $13 | Under 2: Free

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! Can you spot two of each animal? Join your JCC friends as we each independently search the zoo for animal pairs. Pick up your Zoo admission tickets in advance with a special Noah’s Ark activity packet and snack for your family day trip! Pick up tickets and packs at the JCC by Friday, Oct 16th or arrange for pickup at the front entrance of the Zoo. Register by Friday, October 5. Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected]) | REGISTER

[email protected] Zombie Vacation

  • Sunday, 11/1 | 3pm | Via Zoom | All Ages

Dress up like zombies and join Author Lisa Rose to hear her read her newest book and PJ selection, “Zombie Vacation” while getting a zombie’s eye view of the Sea of Galilee, the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, and Luna Park in Tel Aviv. Register at

[email protected] Celebrates Chanukah

  • Sunday, 12/6 | 3pm | Via Zoom | All Ages

Join us for a special Chanukah themed Zoom event including a story and craft. Stay tuned for more details.

Community Hanukkah Celebration and Candle Lighting

  • SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, 12/13 | 3-5pm | All Ages

Join the JCC for a family-friendly Hanukkah celebration. Stay tuned for more details. Contact: Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected]) | REGISTER

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

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