Talamini Rd. closed for construction beginning 7/9.  JCC is OPEN

Touch a Truck and Dog Day at the J

Sunday, September 17 | 11am - 3pm at the JCC

Free Admission! Fun for the whole family!

This event supports Special Needs Programs Services and the JCC Scholarship Fund.

Sensory Friendly Hour 11am-12:00pm

Help kids in our community... "Stuff the J Bus" with school supplies.


Schedule of Events 

  • 11:45 am:  Blessing of the Dogs by Rabbi Ron Isaacs                
  • 12:00 – 2:00 pm: Dog Contests: Pet Trick & Best Costume
  • 12:00 – 3:00 pm: LIVE Music with Trane Stevens Band
  • 12:00 – 2:00 pm: Rutgers Scarlet Knight
  • 12:30 – 1:30 pm: Sparkee, Somerset Patriots’ Mascot                          
  • 1:00 pm: Dog Contests: Pet Trick & Best Costume



Dog Waiver Form

Ongoing from 11am – 2pm:

  • Dog Day Vendors and Pet Adoptions
  • Face Painting
  • Food Trucks with food for purchase
  • Inflatables
  • K9 Officer
  • Kids Crafts
  • Pet Adoptions
  • Sparkee from the Somerville Patriots
  • Playtime Game Truck

Sponsorships available! 

Please contact Ellen 908-443-9026 or

Free Shuttle Bus and Parking provided from 685 Route 202/206, Bridgewater.


Gold Paw/Pickup Truck

Wagging Tail Food Truck


Animal Rescue and Adoption Agencies, Truck, and Vendors: