JCC Institute of Learning

Meets 10 consecutive weeks, Jan to April on various topics from religion, current events, top speakers from the Wilkes-Barre area, artists, and more. Watch for more information.

Rummikub, mah jongg, cards are always available before and after lunch.

Institute of Learning | Friedman JCC

Upcoming Events

Free Wellness Screening by Misericordia University Physical Therapy Students

When: April 5, 2021 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: The Sidney and Pauline Friedman Jewish Community Center

Free Wellness Screening by Misericordia University Physical Therapy Students Strength, Flexibility, Balance, Heart Rate, & Blood Pressure Mondays & Wednesdays From April 5 – April 14, 2021 8:00 AM – 9:45 AM 10:15 AM –…


When: March 24, 2021 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Volunteers Needed to pack and Serve 300 meals call Barbara and volunteer to help with this project Fork Over Love, a non-profit whose mission is to help our restaurants and feed our neighbors will be distributing…

Hybrid JCC Class with Rabbi David Kaplan

When: February 24, 2021 @ 11:00 am

Hybrid JCC Class with Rabbi David Kaplan Wednesday, February 24, 2021 11:00am Via Zoom Special Purim Class 2021 “The Chance of a Lifetime” Join Zoom Meeting on your PC or smartphone/tablet at: https://zoom.us/j/4914747816 Dial in…

May Yoga Day – A Day Of Yoga At The JCC Day Camp

When: May 1, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: JCC Camp, 26 Troxell Switch Road, Dallas, PA 18612

The JCC is partnering with NearMe Yoga A Day filled with yoga, meditation, food vendors as well as craft and clothing vendors. Fee – Early Bird Special Adults $30 – After April 1 ($45) Kids $25 –…

Panel Discussion: “The Guardian of Memory” Movie

When: February 22, 2021 @ 8:00 pm

Join JCPA and the JCRC of Reading, PA, for a screening of “Guardian of Memory,” documentary following Carlos Spector, a Jewish immigration lawyer living on the US-Mexico border, as he fights to obtain political asylum…

News from Israel with Muki Jankelowitz – Full series – Online

When: February 16, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

This four-part series will take an in-depth look at current events and recurring themes in Israeli news. Merage JCC’s favorite Israeli tour educator, Muki Jankelowitz will lead the series. Series Includes: Tuesday, February 16 –…

Virtual Hamantaschen Baking

When: February 22, 2021 @ 4:00 pm

Sponsored by Friedman JCC, Temple B’nai B’rith, and Temple Israel To register, email Barbara Sugarman at b.sugarman@nepajca.org or call (570) 824-4646 Stay tuned for more information!

Family Fun Trivia Night!

When: February 27, 2021 @ 7:00 pm

Friedman JCC, Temple B’nai B’rith, Temple Israel, and Ohav Zedek invite you to: Family Fun Trivia Night via Zoom Saturday, February 27, 7:00PM Bring your family and join us for a live, family-friendly trivia night…

Friedman JCC – Open House

When: February 21, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: The Sidney and Pauline Friedman Jewish Community Center

Don’t miss our Open House event on Sunday, February 21 from 9am to 12pm. Meet our staff, check out the gym, fitness area, and so much more! We cannot wait to show you what we offer to…

Something Rotten 15th Anniversary Season at The White Theatre 2021 Season | Virtual Broadway Show

When: February 13, 2021 @ 1:00 am – March 7, 2021 @ 11:00 pm

Performance will be pre-recorded at The White Theatre, then available for viewing at home. Tickets: As low as $18 not including online ticketing fee. We’re tremendously excited to be the first theatre to premiere this…