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.


August 18 @ 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



August 22 @ 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



August 25 @ 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



August 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Paper Jewelry Art Workshop

Learn how to create colorful abstract patterns on paper with liquid watercolor and ink! These lovely decorated papers are then used to create beautiful and interesting earrings and pendants to wear!  

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August 29 @ 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



September 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



September 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Parents’ Morning Out

Run errands, do chores, have brunch with friends, or just enjoy some quiet time while your child enjoys play, crafts, stories and music in a warm and safe environment! Please provide snacks and diapering materials. Cost: $20/first child & $10/siblings for members, $25/first child & $15/siblings for guests Pre-register by the Friday before by calling the Welcome Read on! →

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Member Cost: $20/first child, $10/siblings
Guest Cost: $25/first child, $15/siblings



September 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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One event on an unspecified date at 9:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 9:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 9:00am


Parents’ Morning Out

Run errands, do chores, have brunch with friends, or just enjoy some quiet time while your child enjoys play, crafts, stories and music in a warm and safe environment! Please provide snacks and diapering materials. Cost: $20/first child & $10/siblings for members, $25/first child & $15/siblings for guests Pre-register by the Friday before by calling the Welcome Read on! →

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Member Cost: $20/first child, $10/siblings
Guest Cost: $25/first child, $15/siblings



September 5 @ 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



September 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Film Festival: Fill the Void

Fill the Void Israel, 2012 Drama, 90 minutes After a young Hasidic woman dies in childbirth, her 18-year-old sister (Hadas Yaron) is asked to cancel her upcoming marriage to a promising young man and marry her widowed brother-in-law (Yiftach Klein) instead. Free for members, $3 for guests Register here. Upcoming films: Once in a Lifetime Read on! →

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