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

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

Celebrating Black History Month

Black-Jewish Partnership for Social Justice Film Series In partnership with the JCC of Central NJ community.   Films Two extraordinary films that explore the relationship between the Jewish and Black communities. These true stories illuminate the Jewish/Black alliances that helped shape the Civil Rights Movement. All movies are free of charge. They Ain’t Ready for Me  Streaming Saturday, … 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

JCC Camp Ruach Virtual Open House February 8

JCC Camp Ruach will be holding a Virtual Open House Monday, February 8, 2021 at 8 PM. JCC Camp Ruach is located on 14 beautiful acres at the Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (JCC), 775 Talamini Road in Bridgewater. The community is invited to attend the Open House and learn details on the … Read More