Week of Events
The Rise of Anti-Semitism in the American Media with Noah Berger In the last 10 years, we’ve seen an alarming rise in antisemitism, both abroad and at home, and the American media has remained mostly silent. Noah Berger will look at how antisemitism in America is being portrayed–or not–and how the media typically responds. About […]
Container Gardening with Take Home Plants $15 members/$23 nonmembers Join us outside (weather permitting) for a container gardening class with our resident gardener Amy Pane! After a brief tour of the JCC garden, we'll discuss the best ways to create a garden in a small space. This class will review the differences between cold-season and […]
Guided Birdwatching Tour at Rockefeller Preserve Join Anne Swaim, executive director of Saw Mill River Audubon, for a guided birdwatching walk at Rockefeller Preserve in Sleepy Hollow. A limited amount of binoculars are available to borrow on a first-come, first-served basis. Please plan to arrive by 7:45 am to park, pay for parking, and meet […]
Become a Reading Buddy! JCC Lobby Interested in being a reading buddy to an elementary school-aged student? The Family Services Society of Yonkers is looking for volunteers to help children build their literacy skills this summer. Stop by the information table before or after your morning workout on May 18 to learn more!
Baby Bundle Making For the past month, the JCC has been collecting items for a Baby Bundle for patients of Open Door Family Medical Center, the majority of whom live at or below the federal poverty line, and who must make the hard choice between paying bills and buying items their babies need. On May […]
Family Friday: Swim Under the Stars We are thrilled to be offering a Friday night free swim to families who have a member with a special need. The pool will be solely reserved for families with differing needs. By doing this, we can ensure that we are offering a sensory-friendly pool environment for a fun […]