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

Z3: Visions of a Shared Future

December 10 – 17 The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum JCC is proud to partner with the Oshman Family JCC and the Z3 Project.  The Z3 Project invites you to join thought leaders from Israel and America, for eight days of debate and conversation, aimed at creating a new model of Jewish engagement in the 21st … Read More

JCC Camp Recognized Nationally

JCC Camp Ruach in Bridgewater among Jewish Nonprofit Camps recognized nationally and receives grant from Harold Grinspoon foundation for adapting to meet needs of campers. Following an unprecedented summer that left many camps across the country closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, JCC Camp Ruach was among Jewish nonprofit camps recognized recently for measures the … Read More

Important JCC Covid Procedural Updates

*according to NJ Governor Phil Murphy, as of 11/27 anybody traveling to any places that aren’t neighboring states should abide by a 14-day quarantine. November 13, 2020 Dear Community, With the recent uptick in COVID cases in NJ, we are urging our community to do their part to stop the spread. The world is facing COVID … Read More

Kindness Challenge

Join us in spreading kindness and joy around the community and beyond! In a time where we feel distant, we can connect through our many acts of kindness! Together as a community, can we fill our Menorah with all of our collective goodness? Over the next month, we want to hear about all of the … Read More