Children

We offer a wide range of classes, family programs, and special events, including:

CampersKids class schedule

  • Weekly parent/child programs!
    • Storytime with Amy Godfrey, every Friday 9:45am-10:15am, followed by Tot Shabbat (drop in, free for everyone)
    • Tunes & Tots with Amy Godfrey, every Tuesday 9:45am-10:15am (drop in,  free for members, $3 for guests)
  • Kids’ Programs
  • Family events on Purim, Sukkot, and Hanukkah
  • Summer programming
    • Food Truck Flicks – A food truck for dinner and a family movie – Mondays at 5:45 all summer long.
    • Swim lessons  – group, private, and semi-private for babies through strong swimmers

When School is out, remember that the “J” is in! Click here to learn all about our School’s Out Camp. For information about Camp Shelanu, click here.

 

Check out our calendar listings below to get a taste of what we have in store, click here to view all events.


May 29 @ 9:45 am - 10:15 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Tuesday, repeating until May 29, 2018


Tunes and Tots

You and your child will move, sing, and make music!  Feed your child’s development with songs, movement, instruments, and music exploration.  Tailored for ages 1-3 but all ages are welcome!

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Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: $3, $18 for 7 classes



June 1 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Friday, repeating indefinitely


Storytime and Tot Shabbat

Join us every week for books, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, and bubbles with Durham’s best storyteller, Amy Godfrey! Great for babies through preschoolers.  Free and open to all. After storytime, all are invited for Tot Shabbat with songs, blessings, juice, and challah.

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Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: Free



June 4 @ 9:45 am - 10:15 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Monday, repeating indefinitely


Tunes and Tots

You and your child will move, sing, and make music!  Feed your child’s development with songs, movement, instruments, and music exploration.  Tailored for ages 1-3 but all ages are welcome! Read on! →

Find out more »

Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: $3, $18 for 7 classes



June 8 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Friday, repeating indefinitely


Storytime and Tot Shabbat

Join us every week for books, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, and bubbles with Durham’s best storyteller, Amy Godfrey! Great for babies through preschoolers.  Free and open to all. After storytime, all are invited for Tot Shabbat with songs, blessings, juice, and challah.

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Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: Free



June 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm


First Day of Camp Shelanu!

It’s the first day of 11 awesome weeks of Camp Shelanu!

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June 11 @ 9:45 am - 10:15 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Monday, repeating indefinitely


Tunes and Tots

You and your child will move, sing, and make music!  Feed your child’s development with songs, movement, instruments, and music exploration.  Tailored for ages 1-3 but all ages are welcome! Read on! →

Find out more »

Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: $3, $18 for 7 classes



June 11 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Food Truck Flicks (Dang Good Dogs)

Mondays are easy breezy at the J all summer long with a family-friendly movie & food truck! Check our bookmark at the J or call the Welcome Center (919-354-4936) for the list of movie titles. The food truck will be on site 5:00-7:30pm (Poolside lawn), the movie will start at 5:45pm in the Schechter Community Hall. Food Truck for June 11th: Dang Good Dawgs. Read on! →

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June 15 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Friday, repeating indefinitely


Storytime and Tot Shabbat

Join us every week for books, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, and bubbles with Durham’s best storyteller, Amy Godfrey! Great for babies through preschoolers.  Free and open to all. After storytime, all are invited for Tot Shabbat with songs, blessings, juice, and challah.

Find out more »

Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: Free



June 18 @ 9:45 am - 10:15 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Monday, repeating indefinitely


Tunes and Tots

You and your child will move, sing, and make music!  Feed your child’s development with songs, movement, instruments, and music exploration.  Tailored for ages 1-3 but all ages are welcome! Read on! →

Find out more »

Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: $3, $18 for 7 classes



June 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Food Truck Flicks (Soom Soom Pita Pockets & Local Yogurt)

Mondays are easy breezy at the J all summer long with a family-friendly movie & food truck!Check our bookmark at the J or call the Welcome Center (919-354-4936) for the list of movie titles. The food truck will be on site 5:00-7:30pm (Poolside lawn), the movie will start at 5:45pm in the Schechter Community Hall. Free for everyone! Food Trucks for June 18th: Soom Soom & Local Yogurt Read on! →

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