JCC Greater Boston invites families who live in Newton and surrounding towns to join us at our Leventhal-Sidman Center – a thriving cultural, fitness and social hub of the Jewish community.
 
You’ll find exciting programs, activities and events for every age and interest, from infants to seniors. Just as important, you’ll meet other families with a shared commitment to Jewish ideals and community. Everyone is welcome.

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Early Learning Centers

Early Learning Centers

Nationally recognized Jewish early education and childcare for infants to 5 years. Brookline/Brighton, Hingham, Newton, Sharon.

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Preschool Summer Program

Preschool Summer Program

Kids age 15 months.-5 years. have summer fun at our nurturing Early Learning Centers in Brookline/Brighton, Hingham, Newton, Sharon.

High-Energy Adventures

Camp Grossman

Camp Grossman

Kids age 4½-15 enjoy a traditional day camp experience infused with Jewish values and a strong sense of community. Westwood, MA.

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Camp Kaleidoscope

Camp Kaleidoscope

Day campers age 5-16 explore their creativity with art, music, dance, theater, science and nature activities. Newton, MA.

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Camp Kingswood

Camp Kingswood

Overnight campers age 8-16 enjoy an unforgettable summer with sports, outdoor adventures, arts, Jewish culture. Bridgton, ME.

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Sports Camps

Sports Camps

One-week sessions offer a focus on soccer, tennis, swimming or multi-sports, for kids age 5-16. Newton, MA.

Empow Tech & Design Camp

Empow Tech and Design Camp

Empow Tech and Design Camp

Kids age 7-13 work on video game design, robotics, animation, 3D modeling/printing, music production, more. Newton, MA

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School Vacation Programs

School Vacation Programs

Kids age 5-15 enjoy sports, arts and friends during fun and enriching school vacation weeks. Newton, MA.

Professional Stage

JCC Showstoppers Camp

JCC Showstoppers Camp

Campers age 5-11 sing, act and dance at this one-week summer theater camp. Newton, MA.

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JCC Diller Teen Fellows

JCC Diller Teen Fellows

Jewish 10th and 11th graders spend 15 months exploring Jewish identity, leadership, service and their connection to Israel.

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Membership

Membership

Join the JCC for a fully equipped fitness center, indoor/outdoor pools, indoor gym/basketball courts, indoor track and classes.

Children's Gym

Children’s Gym

Children’s Gym

Little ones have a blast being active with family and friends in a gym designed just for their age group.

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Babysitting

Babysitting

Kids 3 months to 8 years enjoy supervised fun for up to 1-½ hours per day while their parents exercise at the JCC. No charge.

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Outdoor Pool

Outdoor Pool

Your family can enjoy summer fun outdoors with a zero-depth entry main pool, kiddie pool, inflatable slide, lap lanes and cafe.

LKSA Swimmer

Indoor Pool

Indoor Pool

Your family can enjoy lessons, laps and free swim year-round at the heated indoor pool.

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Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy

Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy

Acclaimed Lenny Krayzelburg swim program starts as young as 3 months.

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Karishim Swim Club

Karishim Swim Club

Competitive swim club helps swimmers age 6-18 meet their full potential, develop strong values and build self-esteem.

Birthday Party

Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Choose from dance, gymnastics, theater, pool, sports, soccer, STEM, yoga and Zumba® birthday parties.

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Magic Ark Performing Arts Series for Families

Magic Ark Performing Arts Series for Families

Delight the young children in your life with exciting live performances from professional children’s entertainers.

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PJ Library®

PJ Library®

Free, high quality Jewish-themed books and music for your young child – plus a monthly newsletter with upcoming family events.

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Regional Programs

Regional Programs

Family events and programs in Metro North, Metro West and the South Area bring the JCC to your community.

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Welcome Baby!

Welcome Baby!

FREE, valuable gift basket to welcome you and your baby to the Jewish community.

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Jewish Holiday Programs

Jewish Holiday Programs

No matter what your level of observance, we’ll help you connect to holiday traditions and celebrations in a meaningful way.

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New Parent Support Classes

New Parent Support Classes

Bring your baby 0-6 months and share the journey of parenthood with other moms and dads in supportive, expert-led classes.

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Baby and Toddler Classes

Baby and Toddler Classes

Play and bond with your little one 6 months-3 years in fun-filled, facilitated child development classes.

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Parent Classes and Support Services

Parent Classes and Support Services

Adult classes include CPR/first aid, positive discipline and nutrition. Lactation and sleep consults also available.

Music Classes

Music Classes

Music Classes

Infants, toddlers and preschoolers have fun learning about music with parents or caregivers.

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Drop-in Playgroups

Drop-in Playgroups

Free weekly drop-ins where young children play and parents connect. Visit one near you.

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Discovery Club

Discovery Club

Kids learn about Jewish life and culture while exploring their personal interests.

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Preschool Fitness Classes

Preschool Fitness Classes

Young children learn the fundamentals of soccer, basketball, t-ball, tennis, lacrosse or gymnastics. You can view a full of soccer offereings for preschoolers here.

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Soccer

Soccer

Weekday and weekend classes and clinics for kids new to the game or looking to improve their skills.

Ballet class

Preschool Dance and Performing Arts Classes

Preschool Dance and Performing Arts Classes

Young performers have fun learning the basics of ballet, hip hop and theater arts.

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Preschool Visual Arts Classes

Preschool Visual Arts Classes

Art classes inspire young children’s imaginations and help them develop their artistic potential.

Science and Tech

Preschool Science and Technology Classes

Preschool Science and Technology Classes

Kids of all learning styles develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills through hands-on learning.

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Youth Fitness Classes

Youth Fitness Classes

Kids and teens of all ages and abilities can choose from soccer, T-ball, gymnastics, lacrosse and tennis.

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Youth Performing Arts Classes

Youth Performing Arts Classes

Kids learn to express themselves through the theater arts while gaining confidence and having fun.

Youth Tech

Youth Technology Classes

Youth Technology Classes

Kids of all learning styles develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills through hands-on learning.

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Classes for Children/Teens with Special Needs

Classes for Children/Teens with Special Needs

Adapted aquatics, personal training, soccer/sports classes and social groups are geared for kids and teens with disabilities.

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Tennis Lessons

Tennis Lessons

Check out group classes and individual instruction for players of all ages and levels.

Weight Loss Program

Weight Loss Program

Weight Loss Program

Get the motivation and nutrition information you need to live a healthier lifestyle and reach your weight loss goals.

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Personal Training

Personal Training

Work with a personal trainer in an intimate environment using TRX, kettle bells, battle ropes and other proven training methods.

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Pilates

Pilates

Improve your strength, flexibility, posture and body awareness in a dedicated, Pilates studio. Private, semi-private or classes.

Cycle Studio

Free Adult Fitness Classes

Free Adult Fitness Classes

Add variety to your workouts with a choice of more than 80 fun and exciting classes each week, led by certified instructors.

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Men’s Sports Leagues

Men’s Sports Leagues

Play in a weeknight or weekend men’s league that includes referees, scorekeepers, shirts and trophies.

Mind Body Studio

Premium Adult Fitness Classes

Premium Adult Fitness Classes

Members and non-members can choose from a variety of premium fitness classes offering personalized attention.

Exercise and Movement Classes

Parkinson’s Resources

Parkinson’s Resources

Serving the Parkinson’s community with exercise and movement classes, a support group for caregivers and special events.

Adult Fine Arts

Adult Art Classes

Adult Art Classes

Explore your creativity with painting, watercolor and monotype classes.

Paint Night

Parents' Night Out

Parents' Night Out

Leave the children home and enjoy a night out with other parents in your area.
 

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Classes for Adults with Special Needs

Classes for Adults with Special Needs

Adapted aquatics, fitness and yoga classes and social groups are geared for people with disabilities.

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Wellness

Wellness

Enhance your mental and physical health with activities that promote a mind/body connection.

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Hot Buttons, Cool Conversations

Hot Buttons, Cool Conversations

If you enjoy a lively exchange of ideas on today’s hot button topics, the JCC’s acclaimed discussion series is for you.

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Masters’ Swim

Masters’ Swim

Year-round training includes professional coaching, structured workouts, drills and speed sets for adults 19+.

Maccabi Games Athletes

Maccabi Games

Maccabi Games

ach summer, Jewish teens ages 12-17 gather for a six-day, Olympics®-style competition. It’s the summer experience of a lifetime, and JCC Greater Boston is proud to send its own delegation to the games!

Yoga Training

Yoga

Yoga

Yoga has health and healing benefits for people of all ages and levels of fitness.

Adult fitness class

Drop-in Fitness Classes

Drop-in Fitness Classes

Members and non-members can choose from a variety of premium fitness classes offering personalized attention.

More at JCC Greater Boston

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Visit Us

To schedule a tour, contact 617.558.6411 or membership@jccgb.org

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Early Learning Centers

Nationally recognized Jewish early education and childcare for infants to 5 years

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JCC Greater Boston Camps

Day, overnight and specialized camps in a nurturing Jewish environment