SSBJCC News

ARTIVISM: the first exhibition of its kind, located at the intersection of art, human rights, and the prevention of genocide.

ARTIVISM: the first exhibition of its kind, located at the intersection of art, human rights, and the prevention of genocide. Join us for this online presentation with Kerry Whigham, curator of the ARTIVISM exhibit, and Aida Šehović from Bosnia and Herzegovina, one of the artists involved in this exhibition. Friday, October 23, 2020, at 3 … Read More

Live In Your Living Room Virtual Speaker Series

——————————————————————————————————————————————– More Than 50 Speakers Scheduled Throughout 2020-2021 Including Dale Berra, Deepak Chopra, Cameron Douglas, Ken Follet, Judy Gold, Nancy Grace, Joan Lunden, Steve Madden, Jodi Picoult, And Many More ——————————————————————————————————————————————– Bridgewater, NJ –The new Live In Your Living Room virtual speaker series is being offered to the community through the Shimon and Sara Birnbaum … Read More

THANK YOU AMBASSADOR DAYAN

The next installment of the Israel Bonds global event series will feature an exclusive discussion with Ambassador Dani Dayan, Consul General of Israel in New York, on Tuesday, June 16 at 5PM Eastern Daylight Time. Ambassador Dayan, who will soon return to Israel, will address the topic of Israel and America: Strengthening Our Relationship in … Read More

The Light from the Yellow Star Workshop Art Exhibition

The Light from the Yellow Star Workshop Art Exhibition Dedicated to Margit Feldman, a Survivor of the Holocaust. Part of the outreach program of the Holocaust Memorial and Education Center at the Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center of Bridgewater, NJ Middle School and High School students created artwork for this exhibit after reading, … Read More

THEODORE BIKEL’S ‘THE CITY OF LIGHT’

Just in time for Hanukkah, is THEODORE BIKEL’S ‘THE CITY OF LIGHT’ by Aimee Ginsburg Bikel and illustrations by Noah Phillips. The book is based on a story commissioned by Moment Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Nadine Epstein that was published in the magazine and read aloud on NPR’s Hanukkah Lights program in 2014. This charming book, based … 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

ART THERAPY SHOWCASE

The J-Cares community was established in January 2017 by the leadership of the JCC under the guidance of Ellie Willoughby, JCC Director of Special Services.  J-Cares is the Adult Intern Program that Provides Social and Recreational Opportunities to adults with Special Needs, Autism and Developmental Disabilities. The objective is to provide meaningful structured programming that … Read More

Welcome Shahar!!

It is our pleasure to introduce Shahar, our Israeli Rishona. Shahar is here in the United States, in partnership with Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ, for the next year to bring Israeli programming and culture to the JCC.  She will be here helping us with cultural programming for families and community events. She will … Read More