JCC Greater Boston is Here for Your Children and Family!

We've got classes, events, meet-ups, playgroups, vacation and summer camps, after school programming, birthday parties and so much more. Explore programs in a neighborhood near you!

Need help finding a class or event that's right for you? We’re happy to help!

Contact Us

Coming Up

August 18
Delight in a captivating bubble show and enjoy a picnic dinner at The Speedway in Brighton. Bubbles McGee will entertain with thousands of floating...
August 19

For Outdoor Pool members only

Gather by the pool to bring in Shabbat with challah, blessings, and ice pops....

August 21

Join Welcome Baby families for a morning at scenic Bird Park. Meet at the picnic tables next to the playground and we'll do a loop around the park...

August 21

Bring your baby for a summertime stroll with other local Welcome Baby families. We'll meet in front of Kickstand Cafe and walk the Minuteman Bike...

Connect, Explore, Play

Let's Party!

Birthday parties at JCC Greater Boston are fun, creative, active, and completely tailored to meet your needs.

Registration is Now Open for Fall 2022 Children's Classes!

Season runs from September 11 - December 15

Children of all ages can engage in new adventures with high quality, unique classes taught by experienced instructors and coaches.

Classes include art, STEM, dance, chess, music, sports and more.

Discovery Club After School

Join this vibrant, welcoming community filled with enrichment programming, Jewish celebrations & values, learning and fun!

Early Parenting

Learn about Welcome Baby! - a welcome to the Greater Boston Jewish community with free gifts, helpful resources, family meet ups and more.

Plus, find virtual and in-person classes and events for new parents, babies and toddlers.

PJ Library®

PJ Library sends high-quality, age-appropriate Jewish books to families each month at no cost - it’s our gift to you! PJ Library and PJ Our Way are available to families with children ages 6 months to 12 years living in the Greater Boston area.  

Camp Registration for Summer 2022 is Open!

No matter which camp you select, you can feel good knowing your child will have the opportunity to thrive in a fun, safe and nurturing environment. JCC camps are ideal for learning new skills, developing self-confidence and making new friends. 

Meet the Team

Family Engagement & Jewish Life

Liz Levin
Jewish Experiential Educator

Liz has over 25 years of experience in Jewish education and language acquisition. She has served as Director of formal and informal education programs with a focus on Project Based Learning. Liz weaves Jewish values, learning and experiences into programming across JCC Greater Boston.

Family Programming

Joelle Schatz
Head of Family Programming, Newton

Joelle has been a part of the JCC Greater Boston community since 2012 as a pre-school parent and in the Marketing Department. Now in her role, Joelle enjoys connecting with families and supporting them with enrichment classes, birthday parties, special events, holiday celebrations, Discovery Club After School, early parenting, and so much more.

Family Engagement & Jewish Life

Amy Eisner
Adult Engagement Program Manager

Amy has been working at the JCC Greater Boston since 2017 when she started producing the popular Jonathan Samen Hot Buttons, Cool Conversations discussion series. She has since expanded her role to bring more adult programming to the JCC. Amy comes from the news world, having spent more than 15 years working at Bloomberg Television and CNN. 

Family Programming

Shirah Hill-Cohen
Family Program Coordinator, Newton

Shirah is a fluent Hebrew speaker and has taught English as a teaching fellow in Israel. She also served as a counselor and Sports Director at a Jewish summer camp. In her work at the JCC since 2019, Shirah has enjoyed teaching virtual classes in science and engineering, and connecting with hundreds of families for enrichment classes, birthday parties, vacation days and Discovery Club.

Discovery Club After School

Liane Weber
Program Director

Liane has been working at JCC Greater Boston with children and families of all ages since 2014. She has more than 10 years of experience with elementary-aged children in outside-of-school environments. At Discovery Club, she creates activities aimed at engaging students in enrichment, academic support, physical and social-emotional development. She loves designing programs that create a warm and nurturing community of students, parents and teachers.