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.


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


Hanukkah Storytime and PJ Library Tot Shabbat

This week our weekly storytime will celebrate Hanukkah with books, songs, rhymes, and, of course, bubbles!  Storyteller Amy Godfrey will be joined by PJ Library professional and JCC Camp and Youth Manager Jillian Lea! Everyone is welcome whether you celebrate Hanukkah or are just learning about it, and whether or not you are a PJ Library Read on! →

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Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: Free



December 19 @ 9:45 am - 10:15 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Tuesday, 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!

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



December 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


CPR Class – Hybrid Learning Format

Join us for a Red Cross Adult, Child, and Infant CPR, First Aid, and AED training course! Complete video trainings online at home and then practice skills and complete testing in person! You must pass a written and skills test to receive Red Cross certification lasting 2 years.   Cost: $50/members, $60/guests Ages: 12+ Register: Read on! →

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Member Cost: $50
Guest Cost: $60



December 22 @ 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



Got Mitzvah?

December 25


Mitzvah Day

Mitzvah Day is an exciting day of volunteerism, activism, and unity that benefits the entire community! This annual event is a community outreach effort coordinated by the Jewish Federation of Durham-Chapel Hill in conjunction with local synagogues and Jewish organizations. With many people off work and school, it’s the chance to come together and do something Read on! →

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December 26 @ 9:45 am - 10:15 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Tuesday, 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!

Find out more »

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



December 29 @ 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



January 2, 2018 @ 9:45 am - 10:15 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Tuesday, 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!

Find out more »

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



January 5, 2018 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am

|Recurring Event (See all)

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



January 8, 2018


Winter session of classes begins!

Kids Class Schedule – Check out kids classes like jujitsu, messy art, aerial, and more! Adult Class Schedule – Aerial and jujitsu!   Register online with our NEW online registration system (starting Dec 7) or by calling the Welcome Desk, 919-354-4938.

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