Jewish Family Programs

Weekly Shabbat Celebration

Fridays at 3:30 PM (September-June)

Join your JCC Family in the main lobby to welcome Shabbat. Come together for Shabbat prayers, candle lighting, and enjoy challah and grape juice. It’s a great way to wind down from your busy work/school week.

During the summer months, our Shabbat celebration will be held Fridays at 5 PM poolside at the Summer Swim Club.  All are welcome!

For questions, please contact Alanna Steinberg at 908-443-9026.

Tot Shabbat

10:30 – 11:15 AM 
Tot Shabbat is the last Friday of the month
September 28, October 26, November 30, and December 28
FREE to JCC Members   |   $5 per day/family

Bring your child or grandchild and join in the Shabbat fun with candle lighting, Kiddush, and yummy Challah. Listen to a PJ Library story and participate in a craft project.  This is a great opportunity to socialize and meet other families in our community.  The program is best suited for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

JCC Family Chanukah Party

Wednesday, December 5
6:00 PM
10/Person   |   $36 Max/Family

Help us light candle number 4 together as a community during our annual Family Chanukah Party! Enjoy special Chanukah crafts, games, and delicious holiday treats. We look forward to celebrating with you and your family!   Bring your Chanukiah and candles!

Springfield Confidential: Mike Reiss, Writer of the Simpsons

Monday, December 3
7:00 PM
$10/person (includes Beer and Donuts)

Mike Reiss if a former head writer for the Simpsons and has worked on The Simpsons since episode one in 1989.  He will share stories, scandals and gossip about working with America’s most iconic cartoon family.  Reiss will explain how the episodes are created and provide an inside look at the show’s writers, animators, actors, and celebrity guests.  Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity.

Chanukah On Ice

Thursday, December 6
5:00 – 7:00 PM

At the Bridgewater Sports Arena located at 1425 Frontier Rd., Bridgewater.

  • Open Exclusive Ice Skating
  • Hot Latkes and Donuts
  • Delicious Dinner
  • Light a Giant Ice Menorah
  • Chanukah Fun and Games
  • Fun for the Whole Family!