Special Events


Sunday, February 9, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
All ages welcome
Price: $7/Person, $25/Family  |  JCC MVP: $5/Person, $20/Family

Celebrate Tu B'Shevat with games, goodie bags, a piñata, birthday cake, and more. A portion of the admission fee will go to help plant trees in Israel.

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

John Caviston Memorial Marathon Pickleball Event

Sunday, March 1, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Ages: 18+
First 2-hour block: $15  |  JCC Members: $10
Additional hour of court time*: $10  |  JCC Members: $5

Join us for a fun day of pickleball in honor of John Caviston, who was one of the biggest ambassadors for pickleball in the Lehigh Valley, as well as helping launch the JCC’s pickleball program. Events include marathon play. Sign up for two-hour slots of court time with extra court time available. Try your luck at re-creating John’s signature shot! Free play opportunities will be available towards the end of the event. All skill levels welcome. Courts will be divided by skill level. *Please register for additional hours of court time at the JCC Welcome Desk.
A portion of the proceeds will benefit John’s favorite charity, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Contact: Terrence Baker ([email protected])


Sunday, March 8 | 12:00pm - 3:00pm
All ages welcome
Price: $7 per person JCC MVP: $5 per person
All Inclusive (Plus Lunch): $13 JCC MVP: $10

Fun activities include arts and crafts, bouncy castles, face painting, carnival games and prizes, a costume parade, and music and dancing. 

RSVP to Ally Wiener-Avraham ([email protected])


Sunday, March 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages 3 - 13
Price: $5 per child

In the Model Matzah Bakery (featuring wheat stalks, brick ovens, millstones and more), children learn how the traditional Shmurah Matzah is made. Each child will take home an individually boxed, full-sized matzah that is Kosher for Passover. There will also be arts and crafts and the chance to meet Moses and Pharaoh. Co-sponsored by Chabad of the Lehigh Valley and the JCC of the Lehigh Valley.

Contact: Brenda Finberg ([email protected])


Sunday, May 31  |  9:00am to 4:00pm
Monday, June 1  |  11:00am to 6:00pm
Tuesday, June 2  |  9:30am - 12:00pm

Nearly New offers stylish clothing and great deals on gently used housewares that benefit the local community. Shop clothing, jewelry, toys, housewares and more. Volunteer opportunities are available at lvjcc.org/nearlynew.


The JCC of the Lehigh Valley does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The JCC welcomes people from all walks of life. While we look at our program goals and objectives through a Jewish lens, we do not discriminate on the basis of economic, racial, cultural, ethnic, religious, linguistic or physical differences. We are open to all regardless of sexual orientation or political beliefs.

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