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ReelAbilities Film Festival New Jersey Returns to the JCC

Festival Will Feature Three Films Promoting Awareness and Appreciation of People With Disabilities       The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (JCC), located at 775 Talamini Road in Bridgewater, will be hosting virtual ReelAbilities Film Festival New Jersey. This festival is the largest in the United States dedicated to promoting awareness and … Read More

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JCC Camp Recognized Nationally

JCC Camp Ruach in Bridgewater among Jewish Nonprofit Camps recognized nationally and receives grant from Harold Grinspoon foundation for adapting to meet needs of campers. Following an unprecedented summer that left many camps across the country closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, JCC Camp Ruach was among Jewish nonprofit camps recognized recently for measures the … Read More

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JCC FREE Fall Family Fun Scavenger Hunt Nov 21-22

Is your family ready to participate in a fun FREE activity scavenger hunt around our community? Clues will be e-mailed to you once you are registered. Work together to locate the clues, take a picture of each, and there will be prizes based on the number of items found. Scavenger Hunt runs from Saturday, November … Read More

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Important JCC Covid Procedural Updates

*according to NJ Governor Phil Murphy, as of 11/27 anybody traveling to any places that aren’t neighboring states should abide by a 14-day quarantine. November 13, 2020 Dear Community, With the recent uptick in COVID cases in NJ, we are urging our community to do their part to stop the spread. The world is facing COVID … Read More

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Kindness Challenge

Join us in spreading kindness and joy around the community and beyond! In a time where we feel distant, we can connect through our many acts of kindness! Together as a community, can we fill our Menorah with all of our collective goodness? Over the next month, we want to hear about all of the … Read More

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Welcome New Fitness Director, Jessica Kichura

The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (JCC) in Bridgewater has named Jessica Kichura as Fitness Director at the JCC’s JFit Club, it was announced by Laura Friedman, JCC Executive Director.  Ms. Kichura replaces Joy McIntyre who relocated out of the area.  In addition to Ms. Kichura, the JFit Club senior fitness team includes … Read More

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Thanksgiving Pie Fundraiser

These handmade pies are made from apples grown at Treelicious Orchards in Port Murray, NJ. The pastry crusts and crumb toppings are made with vegetable shortening making the pies completely vegan! They can accommodate special dietary requirements, making the crusts and toppings gluten-free.  Treelicious Pies are NOT from a nut-free facility. By purchasing a pie you are helping the JCC … Read More

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Health and Safety Protocols: October 19, 2020

As of October 12, 2020, Executive Order No. 187 now permits activities (including fitness classes/high intensity aerobic-anaerobic activities/weightlifting) in indoor settings, without face coverings. This action has enabled the JCC to implement updated safety protocols. Our goal is to try and accommodate all our members’ needs, all while adhering to safety protocols and maintaining a … Read More

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Live In Your Living Room Virtual Speaker Series

——————————————————————————————————————————————– More Than 50 Speakers Scheduled Throughout 2020-2021 Including Dale Berra, Deepak Chopra, Cameron Douglas, Ken Follet, Judy Gold, Nancy Grace, Joan Lunden, Steve Madden, Jodi Picoult, And Many More ——————————————————————————————————————————————– Bridgewater, NJ –The new Live In Your Living Room virtual speaker series is being offered to the community through the Shimon and Sara Birnbaum … Read More

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