1. Skip to primary navigation
  2. Skip to content

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
 / 

JCC programs and services in communities north of Boston (Arlington/Cambridge/Somerville and beyond). For information about JCC activities in the Metro North area, contact metronorth@jccgb.org or call 617-841-8009.

Classes and Programs

Click on a title to view details.

 

Welcome Baby! Meetups

Panera Bread, First Wednesday of each month (year round), (11am-12:30pm)

Geared for ages 0-1 yr, with adult
Meet other parents with babies over coffee in a relaxed setting the first Wednesday of each month. Staff from the JCC and Jewish Family & Children’s Service will welcome you and tell you about resources and upcoming programs.

Check out Welcome Baby! on Facebook at facebook.com/welcomebabyboston

New Additions - Second Time Moms Support Group - Ages 0-6 months, with adult - Fall

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/09/2015, End Date: 10/28/2015, Time: 10:00 AM-11:30 AM

Enjoy precious one-on-one time with your new baby while sharing the challenges and joys of having two children. Learn fun ways to help foster their growing sibling relationship while enjoying the company of other moms adjusting to this new role. For more information, sibling discount, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Liz Katzman

Bizzy Bees - Child Development class - Ages 16-24 months, with adult - Fall 15

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/09/2015, End Date: 12/02/2015, Time: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

As your toddler begins to move/walk and talk more, this class will have a variety of activity stations designed to help continue to develop fine and gross motor skills and even greater sensory awareness. Discussions will focus on positive discipline, picky eating, sleep, toileting readiness and much more.P> For more information, sibling discount, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Rachel Oliveri

New Arrivals - New Moms Support Group - Ages 0-3 months, with adult - Fall 15

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/09/2015, End Date: 10/28/2015, Time: 12:00 PM-1:30 PM

Share the journey of motherhood with other new moms in a safe, supportive, non-judgmental environment. This class covers topics such as soothing your baby, infant sleep patterns, tummy time, new roles and relationships, and includes interactive activities such as infant massage, finger plays and songs. For more information, sibling discount, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Liz Katzman

Getting to Know You - New Moms Support Group - Ages 3-6 months, with adult - Fall 15

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/10/2015, End Date: 10/22/2015, Time: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM

Your baby is now more alert and interactive! Experience new ways to engage your baby through songs, parachute play and other developmentally appropriate activities. The class covers topics such as getting out and about, feeding the family, safety and babyproofing, sleep, and wellness. For more information, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Liz Katzman

Ready, Set, Kids! Open House

Ready, Set, Kids!, Thursday, September 10, 2015 (5-7pm)

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to…Ready, Set, Kids! Open House
Featuring Karen K from Karen K and the Jitterbugs and an official ribbon cutting ceremony with Arlington Chamber of Commerce at 5:30pm

For families with young children

Pump your HEART with Zumba and Kickboxing
Find your COURAGE with prenatal and new moms support 
and grow your BRAIN with language, music and enrichment classes
 

*Drawings for prizes and discounts
*Demo classes
*Sing-a-longs
*Rainbow crafts & science
*Lego simple machines
*Refreshments
*Face painting
*More!
 
View a full schedule of events and activities.
To RSVP for open house demo classes, visit ready-set-kids.com.

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

Bizzy Bees - Child Development class - Ages 16-24 months, with adult - Fall 15

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/20/2015, End Date: 11/22/2015, Time: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM

As your toddler begins to move/walk and talk more, this class will have a variety of activity stations designed to help continue to develop fine and gross motor skills and even greater sensory awareness. Discussions will focus on positive discipline, picky eating, sleep, toileting readiness and much more.P> For more information, sibling discount, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Amy Stahl

Little Movers - Child Development class - Ages 10-15 months, with adult - Fall 15

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/20/2015, End Date: 11/22/2015, Time: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM

As your baby becomes more confident in mobility and exploration, a variety of activity stations are intentionally designed to engage babies while developing fine and gross motor skills and greater sensory awareness. Discussions will center around safety proofing, outdoor play, sleep and nap transitions, finger feeding and solids. For more information, sibling discount, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Amy Stahl

Little Explorers - Child Development class - Ages 6-9 months, with adult - Fall 15

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/20/2015, End Date: 11/22/2015, Time: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM

Focus now on play time for baby! Regular routines with song, baby sign language, parachute play and story time are just some of the activities. Gain insights as to how your baby learns while self confidence and curiosity is fostered - all while learning about child development and connecting with others. For more information, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Amy Stahl

Jitterbugs Music with Karen K - Child Development class - Ages 0-5 years, with adult - Fall 15

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/21/2015, End Date: 12/14/2015, Time: 10:00 AM-10:45 AM

Sing, wiggle, shake and giggle with Jitterbugs, a joyful introduction to music. Jittterbugs’ age-appropriate activities include vocal play, rhythm training, instrument exploration, musical games, movement and more. Includes a Karen K & the Jitterbugs CD. Please note: fee is for one child plus an adult. Additional siblings are $75/session. For more information, or to receive sibling discount, please contact metronorth@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009.

Displaying results 1-10 (of 26)
 |<  < 1 - 2 - 3  >  >| 

NEW LOCATION

Early Parenting classes now offered at
Ready, Set, Kids!
A Family Enrichment Center
284 Broadway, Arlington
Learn more

Spotlight

Fall arts and fitness classes for children and adults begin September 6. Member registration is now open. General registration opens August 14.  Search easy-to-use digital catalog for children's classes and register online >> Or, search classes and programs page for Adult classes. 

Leventhal-Sidman JCC