Family

At the Levin JCC, we nurture families by cultivating experiences where children can thrive, parents can connect, and families can grow together.

Family Mitzvah Day 2013

  • Weekly story time with Amy Godfrey on Fridays at 9:45am
  • Parent/child classes including: art, tumbling, and aquatics
  • Food Truck Flicks! Mondays are easy breezy at the J all summer long with a family-friendly movie and food truck! June 12-August 14
  • Family events on Purim, Sukkot, and Hanukkah and Mitzvah Day
Check out our calendar listings below to get a taste of what we have in store, click here to view all events.


February 27 @ 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



March 2 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am


Storytime and Tot Shabbat – Purim!

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. This week we will celebrate the holiday of Purim along with PJ Library and Read on! →

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Member Cost: Free
Guest Cost: Free



March 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm


StoryUp! presents The Purim Spiel

The Levin JCC, in a unique partnership with Durham favorite StoryUp!, is taking the beloved story of Purim to new heights in this world premier of the Purim Spiel. Space is limited and is available on a first-come-first serve basis. Audience members are welcome to bring their own snacks. Questions can be directed to Madeline at mseltman@levinjcc.org. Read on! →

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March 6 @ 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



March 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Cooking with John: Challah!

Join Chef John on Tuesday, March 6th to learn how to make fresh challah! $25 for members, and $30 for guests. Read on! →

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Member Cost: $25
Guest Cost: $30



March 9 @ 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



March 13 @ 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



March 16 @ 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



March 18 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Social Justice Storytime: Women and Girls

Please join us every month for Social Justice Storytime. It is always free, but donations are very welcomed. We will read books related to a particular social justice theme, plus an activity or craft. Today’s theme will be Martin Luther King, Jr. Read on! →

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March 20 @ 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


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