Jewish Community Connects at the Bergen County YJCC
The YJCC develops, enriches and strengthens our families, our Jewish identity and our Jewish community. While embracing our values and heritage, the YJCC maintains an inclusive environment, celebrating diversity within our community and welcoming all to share our dreams and goals. Join us! Enrich ...
Kids are busy year ‘round, with after-school classes, school day-off programming, Saturday night Tween Scene, basketball, swim team, summer day camp and special events. It’s all at the Y and it’s all a great way to make friends. Young people with special needs find many programs and classes ...
No more excuses! Take a group fitness class, work out in the fitness center, swim laps in our 75-foot pool, heated indoor pool, enjoy a game of basketball - there are so many ways to commit to a healthy lifestyle at the YJCC. And your efforts will be encouraged by our professional staff, too.
Express your creativity in a painting or ceramics class, participate in an educational opportunity, take advantage of special events or just meet your friends for coffee or lunch. Adults of all ages come together at the YJCC, with Senior Adults having special programming plus lunches twice a week....
Nurturing children while supporting parents is our mission. The Nursery School for 2s, 3s and 4s maximizes your child’s creative, intellectual and social growth, while establishing a life-long love of learning. The Parenting Center gets you and baby off to a great start as parents and little one...
Guidance, resources, support
Special time with baby
Parents of newborns through toddlers enjoy special time with baby along...Read More
Be part of our community
Kabbalat Shabbat for senior adults continues throughout the summer...Read More
A café that’s more than a café
Friendship Kitchen is now open at the YJCC. We’re opening “soft,”with limited menu Read More
New Board of Directors Installed
At the YJCC annual meeting on June 18, the new Board of Directors for fiscal year 2015-2016 was elected and installed.
Jeffrey Tucker will once again serve at the helm, with the new title of “Chairperson.” Tara Merson assumed the position of Vice Chairperson as the board underwent a restructuring to better reflect current terminology, policy and procedures.
For a complete list of board of directors, click here.
Welcome Dr. Eileen Flicker, Director of Early Childhood Education
The Bergen County YJCC is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Eileen Flicker as director of early childhood education.
Dr. Flicker will oversee all aspects of the YJCC’s David Rukin Early Childhood Center, including its Nursery School and Parenting Center.
Dr. Flicker’s passion for early childhood education is powered by a belief that “early childhood educators have a unique opportunity to nurture children’s innate curiosity and love of learning.
Teachers facilitate intellectual development by encouraging young children to question, investigate, and discover,” she says.
To read more about Dr. Flicker, click here.