Children

children 2Jewish holidays, after-school enrichment activities, and making lifelong friends are what the Federation does best. There are many opportunities to involve little ones.

The Federation serves as the central location for all things Jewish in the region.

The Levin Jewish Community Center offers afterschool enrichment activities to keep kids active after-school. Click here to learn about these activities. Throughout the year, the JCC’s camp, Camp Shelanu offers exciting programming in it’s flagship summer program, or school’s out days. Click here to learn all about Camp Shelanu.

Celebrating Jewish holidays are a great way to get children involved in the local Jewish community. Whether it is getting dressed up in costumes for Purim, decorating  the Sukkah or gathering together for Hanukkah, the J has tons of programming – check out the website for more information.

For children with special needs, BRIDGES is the inclusion program that ensures everyone can participate, click here for details.

For children hailing from Israel, the Israel Center is pleased to offer Hebrew classes for native speakers, as well as storytime for toddlers (English speakers welcome!) Click here for more information on the Israel Center.