Special Needs Enrichment Programs

Please note, Non-Members must complete an intake before registration is processed.

Contact Ellie Willoughby to schedule Intake, Ewilloughby@ssbjcc.org.

Members, please call the Welcome Center to Register.  908-443-9018.

ARTS AND CRAFTS AGE 17+

Join us as we express our emotions and artistic talents creativity through art. We will learn different techniques of art such as drawing, painting, sculpting, coloring, and much more. Get your pencils and paint brushes ready as we discover the wonderful world creative art! (All art supplies are included in the fee.)

 

  • Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 10 Participants
  • Dates: October 6, 13, 20, 27, November 3, 10, 17, 24, December 1, 8
  • Fee: (10 classes) $150/Discounted Member Fee, $200/Person

Bowling Club

Where good times becomes great! Enjoy friendly competitive bowling with friends. We will meet weekly at the Bowlmor Bowling Alley in Greenbrook. Included in the fee: two games of bowling/week, shoes, unlimited pizza & drinks.

(Minimum of 5 people required to run this program.)

  • Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 PM
  • Dates: September 29, October 6, 13, 27, November 3, 10
  • Location: Bowlmor Bowling Alley, Route 22, Greenbrook
  • Ages: 17+ Max 10 Participants
  • Fee: (6 sessions) $300/Discounted Member Fee, $350/Person

COOKING CLUB

 

During these classes you will learn basic cooking skills, and also learn the importance of healthy eating and exercise. We will all participate by chopping, mixing, pouring, measuring, baking to create a meal we will all enjoy. From start to finish you will learn kitchen safety skills, increase your confidence in the kitchen, and learn how to incorporate proper nutrition and exercise.

  • Monday 5:00 – 6:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ $100  Max 15 Participants
  • Dates: October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 8
  • Fee: (6 sessions) $90/Discounted Member Fee, $120/Person

 

 

CRAFTS AND DESIGN

 

We are excited to introduce our new design program! We want to welcome all to come and join us as we design and build our own creations. We will be learning some basic AutoCAD skills to start. From there we will be building everything from bird houses to miniature architectural designs — all made using our very own imagination.

  • Thursdays 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 10 Participants
  • Dates: October 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11, 18, December 2, 9, 16, 23
  • Fee: (10 sessions) $150/Discounted Member Fee, $175/Person

DINNER AND MOVIES

 

It’s everyone’s favorite night of the week, grab your popcorn and get comfortable. Gather up your friends and join us for Friday Night at the Movies at the JCC! We will be playing classics such as Toy Story, Beauty and The Beast, Lion King, Aladdin and more. All movies are guaranteed to entertain you with action and adventure and are Rated G and PG. (Popcorn and drinks are included.)

  • Fridays 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • For: Adults 17+ Max 15 Participants
  • October 15, 22, 29, November 5, 12, 19
  • Member Fee: $210.00 Fee: $240.00 for all six shows

Note: Please bring a minimum of $10 each week to cover the cost of your meal (Cash only).  We will decide as a group what we will have for dinner and which movie to enjoy.

 

KARAOKE

 

Explore your musical talents at Karaoke night. Come sing and dance with us as we share your favorite artists and songs. For those who are hesitant to perform, come for the music appreciation and make new friendships. No musical ability is required, only requirement we have is to have FUN! Snacks and soft drinks will be served and are included in the fee.

  • Monday 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 15 Participants
  • Dates: October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 8
  • Fee: (6 sessions) $60/Discounted Member Fee, $90/Person

LET'S HAVE DINNER OUT

 

Spend your night with us as we explore local restaurants. Connect with friends in the community, have a good time, and remember to always save room for dessert. Please bring a minimum of $40 each week to cover the cost of your meal, drink, dessert, tax, and tip.  We will decide as a group where we will be going each week.

  • Thursdays 5:00-7:00 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 6 Participants
  • Dates: October 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11, 18
  • Fee (6 outings): $100/Discounted Member Fee, $125/Person

THERAPEUTIC RECREATION

 

This program is designed to promote relaxation, awareness, and skills in various recreation activities to help meet each participant’s social, emotional, and physical needs. Once an assessment is completed, the individuals will participate in programs that meet their interests and needs such as life skills, wellness and fitness, art therapy, music therapy, cooking, horticulture therapy, and sports.

  • Tuesdays 4:00-5:30 PM
  • Ages: 17+ Max 15 Participants
  • Dates: October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7
  • Fee: (10 sessions) $150/Discounted Member Fee, $200/Person