SSBJCC News

Supporting Special Needs: Art for Sale

Nicole Oringer, a member of the JCC since it’s inception, saw a painting hanging in the JCC in 2004. It reminded her of her childhood summers spent in Lake George. The painting was sold, but inspired, she contacted the local artist, Victor Martinez, and commissioned a similar piece. Upon picking up her painting, she learned … Read More

The JCC is Hiring

Immediate Openings Lifeguards (we will train you) After School Program Staff Special Needs Mentors Preschool Teachers and After School Staff Are you looking for some new and exciting opportunities? The JCC is the place for you. Download the Employment Application or call to speak with someone and schedule an interview, 908-443-9018

Camp and Early Childhood Open House

Sundays, April 11 and May 2 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Schedule Your In-Person Camp Tour Camp Ruach Summer Fun in ’21 Welcoming and Inclusive Camp. On-site Nurse. Transportation Included. Indoor & Outdoor Pools, and NEW ADA Splash Pad. Instructional & Free Swim. Robust Athletics, Arts, and STEM Programming. Extended Day Options Available. Ruskii Specialty … Read More

Camp Ruach ADAPTed last summer – Lessons for Summer ’21

LESSONS FROM JCC CAMP RUACH’S EXPERIENCE RUNNING CAMP IN 2020 By Alanna Steinberg, Camp Director, JCC Camp Ruach I think we can all agree that summer 2020 was one like we’ve never experienced before, and hopefully will never have to experience again. While 2021 will likely still be a “Covid Summer”, we are relieved that … Read More

First Night Kit Program

  This March, the JCC is proud to partner with Jersey Cares Collecting Essential Toiletry Items For the First Nigh in:  Domestic Violence Shelters, Transitional Housing, Runaway Safe Havens and Foster Homes. Items for Men, Women and Children. shampoo conditioner soap body wash lotion toothpaste toothbrushes deodorant combs brushes chapstick socks underwear All items must … Read More

Fitness Open House March 15-21

BUILD STRENGTH. BUILD RESISTANCE   Join the JCC Between March 15 and 21 and receive your first 3 months 50% off!!!  Save up to $200.   Safely join with our upgraded HVAC System with MERV 13 Filters.  Our members’ safety is our top priority.  We strictly adhere to all Safety Protocols. Tours by appointment. Schedule … Read More

30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (JCC) is honored to recognize more than 30 years of the nation’s Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which became law in 1990.  The ADA is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life, including jobs, schools, transportation, and … Read More