JCC Camp Ruach will be holding an Open House Thursday, December 5 from 5:30-7:00 PM. JCC Camp Ruach is located at the Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (JCC), 775 Talamini Road in Bridgewater. The community is invited to attend and camp staff will be providing tours of the facility. JCC Camp Ruach is … Read More
Dear JCC Members, We are so excited to tell you that the Men’s and Women’s Locker Rooms renovation will be getting underway this coming Monday, October 28! We can’t wait to begin the final aspect of our Fitness Renovation, all designed to enhance your experience at the JCC. We will be completely gutting and rebuilding … Read More
WOW, Autumn has arrived and so have a slew of new programs here at the JCC. There is so much happening we wanted to give you some of the highlights for the next few weeks. There is seriously something for everyone. Wednesday, October 23: Designer Handbag Bingo with a Twist (Adults) Thursday, October … Read More
November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month and the JCC is raising awareness and funds to benefit Pancreatic Cancer research. Our goal is to raise $2500 through our Virtual Step Challenge! The Virtual Step Challenge runs November 1 – December 1, and you can use any device that tracks your steps and gives you a weekly summary. … Read More
This class is open to typically developing dancers and dancers with special needs. This class allows kids of all ages and abilities to experience the mental and physical perks of dance class, all while having a blast with positive peer models. Class will be taught by two high school students who want to share their … Read More
The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (JCC) is hosting its Sixth Annual Prom for Adults with Special Needs, Saturday, November 16 from 7-10 p.m. The Prom is open to adults ages 18 and older with special needs. The event will be held at the JCC, located at 775 Talamini Road, Bridgewater. The admission … Read More
Our 2019-2020 Jewish LIFE Program Guide is here. Jewish LIFE, a collaborative Jewish education program created by the JCC, Rabbis, lay leadership and Jewish agencies, strives to expand and enhance the Jewish educational opportunities offered to both affiliated and non-affiliated Jews in Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties.
The ten days between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are commonly known as the Days of Awe (Yamim Noraim) or the Days of Repentance. This is a time of repentance, reflection, and renewal. Common family celebratory practices include lighting candles, and eating a traditional Rosh Hashanah meal, which usually includes apples and honey: sweet foods … Read More
As we celebrate the New Year, 5780, here are just a few things about Rosh Hashanah. Shana Tova! Here’s to a sweet new year!
The J-Cares community was established in January 2017 by the leadership of the JCC under the guidance of Ellie Willoughby, JCC Director of Special Services. J-Cares is the Adult Intern Program that Provides Social and Recreational Opportunities to adults with Special Needs, Autism and Developmental Disabilities. The objective is to provide meaningful structured programming that … Read More