Family Events

From our Hanukkah Festival to our Annual Purim Palooza Carnival, children's special events at the J are sure to be a hit for the whole family year-round. All of our programs and events are open to the community and everyone is invited. We welcome families of all walks of life here at the J.


JCC Shabbat celebrations

Friday mornings, 11:15 - 11:45am
Everyone's invited! Join us at the JCC for our special Shabbat celebrations open to everyone. Enjoy a story, music, dancing and celebrate Shabbat with the community! 
For children Pre-K and under and their families.
Price: Free

September 27: Rosh Hashanah Shabbat Party
October 18:
Sukkot Shabbat Party in the Sukkah
November 22: Shabbat Celebration for Thanksgiving
December 27: Hanukkah Shabbat
January 17: Martin Luther King Jr. Shabbat Celebration
February 7: Tu B’Shevat Shabbat Party
March 6: Purim Shabbat Party
April 3: Passover Shabbat Party(Sing-A-Long Seder)
May 22: Israel Shabbat Party


Sunday October 20  |  1:00pm - 2:30pm

Join PJ Library and Muhlenberg College Hillel students for some Sukkot fun. Meet on the Muhlenberg College green Chew Street, for Sukkot crafts, snacks and of course, PJ Library stories. This event is planned and run by future teachers and Hillel students. Rain location will be inside Seeger’s Union. Food will be provided by Muhlenberg College.

RSVP to Abby Trachtman [email protected] or 610.821.5500

Community Hanukkah Celebration

Sunday, December 22, 2:30 - 4:30pm
For all ages and open to all
Price: $6  |  under 3 free
Celebrate 8 crazy nights with 8 crazy stations. Bring your family and friends for a fun Hanukkah celebration with something fun for everyone. End the event with a community candle lighting at sundown.

  • Doughnut decorating and latke making
  • Menorah making
  • Holiday decorations
  • Gelt toss/guess the gelt
  • Olive press sensory station
  • Dreidel making and Lego menorah
  • Dreidel spin art
  • Bringing light to the world program

Click here to register or call the JCC Welcome Desk at 610.435.3571.

Pancake Breakfast

Wednesday, December 25, 9 - 11:30am
For all ages and open to all
Our annual pancake breakfast complete with scrambled egg bar. Enjoy time in the pool, crafts, and a PJ Library story.
Price: $9  |  JCC MVP: $6  |  under 3 free

Click here to register or call the JCC Welcome Desk at 610.435.3571.

If you would like to check out some of our previous events, please visit our Facebook page.


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