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Classes and Programs

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PJ Bagels and Books Drop-in Group, South

Temple Sinai, Wednesdays, October 2, 2013-April 30, 2014 9:30-11am

Designed for children ages 0-4 years, with adult
Treat yourself and your child to a fun, weekly activity in a welcoming and relaxed environment. Grab a bagel, hear a story and meet other parents while your children socialize and have fun. All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts. For more information, contact south@jccgb.org or 781-795-0510.

Reader's Choice - Adults

LSJCC, Start Date: 10/15/2013, End Date: 05/06/2014, Time: 7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Reading selections will be chosen by the group. Please come to first meeting having read the book The Art Forger by Barbara Shapiro.

Welcome Baby! Brunch

Temple Shalom, Sunday, May 4, 2014 (10:30am-12pm)

Designed for families with children ages 0-1 year old with adult.
A special morning just for you and your baby. Meet other families with little ones while enjoying a relaxing bagel brunch. Gain valuable insight from an expert developmental specialist. First time parents and “veteran” parents welcome.

For more information, contact metronorth@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009.

Bernice B. Godine JCC Early Learning Center, Newton Open House

Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Thursday, May 15, 2014 9-10am

Designed for families with children ages 6 weeks-five years
A vibrant, engaging learning environment with Jewish values at the core: this is the essence of the Bernice B. Godine JCC Early Learning Center. The Center nurtures children, embraces families, mentors educators, and in every way possible brings out the best in children and in our community. Tuition includes family membership at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC. For more information, contact newton-elc@jccgb.org or 617-558-6420.

Stories Under the Stars with Big Joe and PJ Library

TBD, Saturday, June 28, 2014 (5:30-7pm)

For families with children ages 0-5 years
Did you ever wonder how all those stars are in the sky? Big Joe the Storyteller knows. Join us for a picnic dinner, as we hear Big Joe tell stories in an outdoor park. Families provide their own picnic dinner; we provide dessert and stories.

For more information, contact: metrowest@jccgb.org or 508-879-3300.

Bernice B. Godine JCC Early Learning Center, Newton Open House

Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Thursday, July 17, 2014 9-10am

Designed for families with children ages 6 weeks-five years
A vibrant, engaging learning environment with Jewish values at the core: this is the essence of the Bernice B. Godine JCC Early Learning Center. The Center nurtures children, embraces families, mentors educators, and in every way possible brings out the best in children and in our community. Tuition includes family membership at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC. For more information, contact newton-elc@jccgb.org or 617-558-6420.

Bernice B. Godine JCC Early Learning Center, Newton Open House

Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Thursday, August 14, 2014 5-6pm

Designed for families with children ages 6 weeks-five years
A vibrant, engaging learning environment with Jewish values at the core: this is the essence of the Bernice B. Godine JCC Early Learning Center. The Center nurtures children, embraces families, mentors educators, and in every way possible brings out the best in children and in our community. Tuition includes family membership at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC. For more information, contact newton-elc@jccgb.org or 617-558-6420.


Spotlight

Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 8:00 PM

Two famed improv groups go toe-to-toe in an evening of hilarious sketch comedy. Featuring Boston's Improv Asylum and New York's Upright Citizens Brigade. Who's funnier - Boston or New York? You be the judge.

Leventhal-Sidman JCC