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

American Heart Month 2021

February is American Heart Health. Every year more than 600,000 Americans die from heart disease. The number one cause of deaths for most groups, heart disease affects all ages, genders, and ethnicities. Risk factors include high cholesterol, high blood pressure, smoking, diabetes, and excessive alcohol use. Throughout the month, our Fitness Team, will be highlighting … Read More

Welcome New Fitness Director, Jessica Kichura

The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (JCC) in Bridgewater has named Jessica Kichura as Fitness Director at the JCC’s JFit Club, it was announced by Laura Friedman, JCC Executive Director.  Ms. Kichura replaces Joy McIntyre who relocated out of the area.  In addition to Ms. Kichura, the JFit Club senior fitness team includes … Read More

How the J Plans to Keep You Safe.

What we are doing to keep our members safe. The safety of our members, community and staff are very important to us. The JCC is dedicated to delivering best safety practices as we reopen our facility. Preparing to get to my community center. In accordance with governmental orders and guidelines, the JCC is taking extra … Read More

JFit Virtual Wellness Challenge

During this extremely challenging time we have all come to realize the importance of healthy living, nutrition, wellness and movement in our lives. To help stay motivated and or perhaps create some new habits, take part in our May Virtual Wellness Challenge! It’s FREE our J Members and there will be Prizes! Join our FREE … Read More

NEW – Pickleball Lessons

Novice 1 Program: Includes Orientation, Progression from proper physical warm up, footwork, hitting the ball, effective soft game (dinking), serving, return of serve, scoring, keeping ball in play and strategy. Tuesday and Wednesday: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM (Choose one session) Session 1 – February 11, 12, 18, 19 Session 2 – February 25, 26 … Read More

Locker Room Renovations

Dear JCC Members, We are so excited to tell you that the Men’s and Women’s Locker Rooms renovation will be getting underway this coming Monday, October 28!  We can’t wait to begin the final aspect of our Fitness Renovation, all designed to enhance your experience at the JCC.  We will be completely gutting and rebuilding … Read More

Upcoming Events

    WOW, Autumn has arrived and so have a slew of new programs here at the JCC.  There is so much happening we wanted to give you some of the highlights for the next few weeks. There is seriously something for everyone. Wednesday, October 23: Designer Handbag Bingo with a Twist (Adults) Thursday, October … Read More

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month Step Challenge

November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month and the JCC is raising awareness and funds to benefit Pancreatic Cancer research.  Our goal is to raise $2500 through our Virtual Step Challenge! The Virtual Step Challenge runs November 1 – December 1, and you can use any device that tracks your steps and gives you a weekly summary.  … Read More

Days of Awe

The ten days between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are commonly known as the Days of Awe (Yamim Noraim) or the Days of Repentance. This is a time of repentance, reflection, and renewal. Common family celebratory practices include lighting candles, and eating a traditional Rosh Hashanah meal, which usually includes apples and honey: sweet foods … Read More