Adults at the J

Adults at the J events are geared towards adults who are 18 years and over. Enjoy fun group outings to sporting events, shows, and museums. Enjoy behind-the-scenes culinary events and a variety of programs that promote personal enrichment, enhancement of new skills, creative expression, and social connections.

For more information, or to register for events, please call 610.435.3571 or stop by the JCC Welcome Desk.




Poker League

  • Begins October 16
  • Wednesdays  |  6:30pm - 9:30pm 
  • 6 Week league (Tournament format)
  • Price: $75  |  JCC Members: $60

Join us for this 6-week poker league at the J. Weeks 1-5 will be qualifying rounds. Players accumulate points (lowest score dropped) to qualify for final table with top players receiving chip bonuses for final table. Week 6 will be the final round. Top players who qualify compete for league championship and prizes. Players must arrive by 7:30pm to be dealt in.

Sign up at

Contact: Terrence Baker ([email protected])

Fall Mosaics Class

Fall Session 2:

  • Tuesdays (11/5 - 12/17) | 6:00pm - 8:30pm  |  (No class 11/26)  |  Price: $210  |  JCC Members: $150
  • Fridays (11/8 - 12/20)  |  9:30am - 12:00pm  |  (No class 11/29)  |  Price: $210  |  JCC Members: $150

FALL SPECIAL: Get member pricing when you sign up for fall session 2 mosaics by October 31.

Learn all the skills needed to create your own beautiful mosaics. Instructor Cindy Schneider will teach participants how to safely handle glass and how to use appropriate glass cutting tools. Whatever your art level, Cindy will support and encourage you to grow as an artist and designer. Get ready to have fun and enjoy this relaxing, creative, form of expression. All materials are included in this course. To register, contact the JCC Welcome Desk at 610.435.3571 or visit

Gallery at the J Exhibits

  • July 18  |  6:30pm - 8:00pm  |  Flora Pestcoe and Marcos Mario
  • September 19  |  6:30pm - 8:00pm  |  David Ely Molloy
  • November 21  |  6:30pm - 8:00pm  |  Lisa Fraenkel, Ceramics and Susan Smerker, Painter/Portraits

Opening receptions are free, open to the community, and include live music and refreshments.

Contact: Brenda Finberg, Director of Children and Family Services ([email protected])


Aqua Jogging 
Aqua Jogging is a unique exercise class that used aqua belt flotation devices to allow the swimmer to run in place in the water. 

Mondays, Wednesdays  |  10:00am - 11:00am

Deep Water Aqua Exercise
This class is a great way to exercise without putting excess strain on your joints and muscles. 

Mondays, Wednesdays  |  11:00am - 12:00pm

Silver Splash
Silver Splash offers fun, shallow-water movement to improve agility and flexibility while addressing cardiovascular, strength and endurance conditioning. 

Mondays, Thursdays   |  12:00pm - 1:00pm


Aqua Aerobics
Aqua aerobic exercise can help increase your energy, flexibility, stamina, and strength.

Tuesdays, Thursdays  |  11:00am - 12:00pm

Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and ping pong. The game is played with a paddle and a wiffle ball on a short court. No prior experience is necessary. Equipment will be provided.

Mondays - Fridays  |  12:30pm - 3:30pm
Price: $3/Game | JCC Member Value Price: $1/Game

Aqua Yoga
A certified instructor will guide the class through balance and gentle stretching poses. 

Fridays  |  11:00am - 12:00pm


Yiddish Club

Share your love for songs, stories, humor, food - in Yiddish (English translations included, in case you know just a bisl). Light refreshments provided.

Tuesdays 2:00pm - 3:30pm



Mah Jongg

Join us for a game or two of Mah Jongg during the week. Light refreshments are provided.

Wednesday, 1:00pm - 3:30pm




















The JCC of the Lehigh Valley does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The JCC welcomes people from all walks of life. While we look at our program goals and objectives through a Jewish lens, we do not discriminate on the basis of economic, racial, cultural, ethnic, religious, linguistic or physical differences. We are open to all regardless of sexual orientation or political beliefs.

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