Special Needs Enrichment Programs

Please note, Non-Members must complete an intake before registration is processed.

Contact Ellie Willoughby to schedule Intake, Ewilloughby@ssbjcc.org.

Members, please call the Welcome Center to Register.  908-443-9018.

ARTS AND CRAFTS AGE 17+

Welcome to our arts and crafts classes! Join us as we express our feelings and implement creativity through art. We will learn different techniques of art such as painting, sculpting, coloring, and other crafting skills. Get your paint brush and markers ready as we explore the wonderful world of expression through art! Join us for fun art activities as we create incredible art! (All art supplies are included in fee.)

Register by January 8.

  • Mondays 4:00-5:30 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 10 Participants
  • Dates: January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15, 20 (make up for  2/1)
  • Fee: (10 classes) $150/Discounted Member Fee, $175/Person

Cheer

Increase your physical fitness and learn dance moves while in-creasing motor skills, stamina, and balance. Cheerleading is a great outlet to express yourself and gain self-confidence. No prior experience is necessary, and all are welcome to join our cheer experience. All that is required is excitement and spirit! Come join our “team”!

  • Mondays 5:30-6:30 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 15 Participants
  • Dates: January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15, 20 (make up for  2/1)
  • Fee: (10 classes) $150/Discounted Member Fee, $175/Person

Register by January 8.

FRIDAY NIGHT MOVIES

 

It’s everyone’s favorite night of the week, grab your popcorn and get comfortable. Gather up your friends and join us for Friday Night at the Movies at the JCC! We will be playing classics such as Toy Story, Beauty and The Beast, Lion King, Aladdin and more. All movies are guaranteed to entertain you with action and adventure and are Rated PG. (Popcorn and drinks are included.)

  • Friday’s 5:00pm-7:00pm
  • For: Adults 17+ Max 10 Participants
  • Dates: January 22, 29, February 5, 19, 26, March 5, 12 (make up for 2/19)
  • Member Fee: $60.00 Fee: $90.00 for all six shows

 

 

COOKING

 

Come with us to travel the world as we visit and learn about cuisine from different cultures. During these classes you will learn basic cooking skills and how to incorporate ingredients and spices into a recipe. We will all participate in chopping, mixing, pouring, measuring and baking to create a meal we will all enjoy. From start to finish, you will learn kitchen safety skills and increase your confidence in the kitchen. Register by January 22.

  • Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 15 Participants
  • Dates: January 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3
  • Fee: (6 classes) $100/Discounted Member Fee, $125/Person

GAME NIGHT

 

Are you ready to play, come join us as we enjoy some friendly competition amongst friends? Challenge your mind and each other with a game of checkers, chess, or sit back and play a stimulating game of bingo. There will be a variety of games to choose from and people from all around the community to play with. So, let the games and fun begin! (Snacks and beverages will be served.)

  • Thursdays 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 10 Participants
  • Dates: January 21, 28, February 4, 18, 25, March 4
  • Fee: (6 sessions) $60/Discounted Member Fee, $90/Person

KARAOKE

 

Explore your musical talents at Karaoke night. Come sing and dance with us as we share your favorite artists and songs. For those who are hesitant to perform, come for the music appreciation and make new friendships. No musical ability is required, only requirement we have is to have FUN! Snacks and soft drinks will be served and are included in the fee. Register by January 22.

  • Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 15 Participants
  • Dates: January 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3
  • Fee: (6 sessions) $60/Discounted Member Fee, $90/Person

LET'S HAVE DINNER IN

 

Get ready for a night of fun and dining in with friends. Spend your night with us as we explore multicultural cuisines from around the world. We will order in food to the JCC together as a group. Connect with friends in the community, have a great time, and remember to always save room for dessert! Please bring a minimum of $40 each week to cover the cost of your meal, drink and dessert. We will decide as a group what type of food we will be ordering each evening. Register by January 15.

  • Thursdays 5:30-7:30 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 10 Participants
  • Dates: January 21, 28, February 4, 18, 25, March 4, 11(make up for 2/18)
  • Fee: $90/Discounted Member Fee, $120/person

THERAPEUTIC RECREATION

 

This program is designed to promote relaxation, awareness, and skills in various recreational activities to help meet each participant?s social, emotional, and physical needs. Once an assessment is completed, the individuals will participate in programs that meet their interests and needs such as life skills, wellness and fitness, art therapy, music therapy, cooking, horticulture therapy, and sports. This program will be run by a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialists (CTRS).

  • Tuesdays 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 15 Participants
  • Dates: January 12, 19, 26, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23(make up day for 1/26) 30 (make up for  2/2)
  • Fee: (10 sessions) $150/Discounted Member Fee, $200/Person