Jewish Programming



From our Hanukkah Happenings to our Annual Purim Palooza Carnival, our 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. Spend your holidays with your JCC family.


Experience the joys of Yiddish as part of the J-DAYS program. The group meets weekly to discuss topics like cooking, politics, humor, music and all kinds of entertainment in the Yiddish language. All are welcome to join this lively, weekly discussion. There is something for everyone no matter if you know a few words, or are a fluent speaker. Enjoy fun, fellowship, stories and more. Coffee and cookies served.


A few times a year the JCC Yiddish Club and Jewish Family Service of the Lehigh Valley partner for an afternoon of connection and outreach in the community. Participants must register in advance at the JCC and complete volunteer forms. All are welcome. You do not need to be a JCC or a J-Days member to participate.


The Jewish-focused Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) aims to help aims to help individuals take key steps to improve their well-being, add stability to their lives, and strengthen their ties to communities. It is a 12-week program designed to support baby boomers and older adults, in making the most of their gift of longevity. J-AMP combines goal-setting, daily practices, and peer support to help participants make meaningful changes in their lives. Learn more about J-AMP.


Looking for a tasty way to benefit the J? Take part in our annual challah sale. For more information about challah sales, please contact Pam Guischard at 610.435.3571 ext. 114 or [email protected].



For more information about our family events at the J, please contact the Welcome Desk at 610.435.3571 or [email protected].

The four pillars of the JCC of the Lehigh Valley

JCC of the Lehigh Valley -  Open to the Public JEWISH
Open to all. Proudly guided by Jewish values.
JCC of the Lehigh Valley -  Open to the Public HEART 
Inclusiveness, altruism, welcoming, warmth... it's part Tikkun Olam (repairing the world), part the home-away-from-home emotion often associated with the J.
JCC of the Lehigh Valley -  Open to the Public STANDARDS
The rise of professionalism at the JCC is a critical part of our story over the past decade. We place a huge value on quality, excellence, and continuous improvement. We are aspiring people always moving towards better
JCC of the Lehigh Valley -  Open to the Public FLEXIBILITY
Transformed by the community and transforming for the community.
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