Family Programming

Family Programming

The Family Department’s mission is to provide a wide range of year-round programming for JCC families. Programs, classes and events enable families to learn and grow together at the JCC. Programs include themed celebrations, holiday parties, fitness activities, arts and cultural events, sports challenges, community service projects, educational workshops and more.

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  • 9/11 Commemoration

Sunday, September 11, 12:30pm-1pm

  • New Seasons

Sunday, September 25, 2-4pm

  • Sukkot Party

Thursday, October 20, 4-5:30pm

  • Veteran’s Day Commemoration

Friday, November 11, 11-11:30am

  • Black Friday Hike/Brunch

Friday, November 25, 10am–2pm

  • Kristallnacht

Thursday, November 10, time TBA

  • ECE Book Fair

Tues-Thurs, December 6-8

  • Chanukah Party

Saturday, December 10, 6-7:30pm

  • Tu B’ Shevat Family Plant Sale

February 4-11

ECE Wings/Social Hall

  • Sports Festival

Fitness, Soccer, Basketball Drills and Awards

Sunday, February 5, time TBA

  • ReelAbilities Film Festival

March 2-8, specific dates and times TBA

  • Purim Carnival/Dr. Seuss

Sunday, March 5, 12:30-3pm

  • Staten Island Jewish Music Festival

March 4-19, specific dates and times TBA

  • ECE Children’s Art Show

Sunday, March 26, 10am-12pm

  • Women’s Seder

Monday, April 3, 6pm

  • Yom Ha Shoah

Monday, April 24, time TBA

  • Yom Ha’Atzmaut

Israel Independence Day Celebration

Thursday, May 2, 3:30-5pm

  • PJ Raffle Event

May TBA, 6-8pm

 Family Committee

We are in need of your input! If you are interested in joining our Family Committee, comprised of individuals in the community who represent various age cohorts, religious affiliations and interests please contact us. This lay committee meets 4-6 times per year and is been responsible for providing direction and support for family programming

We can't wait to give you a tour of the JCC and show you how your family will fit in with ours.


For Membership Inquiries Please Contact:
Membership Services 718.475.5223 

Avis/South Shore JCC

Select JCC facilities are available to all organizations, groups and individuals for life cycle events, meetings and celebrations. Call 718.475.5261 for information.