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: 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 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…

Webinar – Changing the World One Word at a Time: Conversation and Live Drawing Demonstration with Jerry Craft

When: February 11, 2021 @ 4:00 pm

In commemoration of Black History Month, we invite you to the next event in our “Changing the World One Word at a Time” National Read-Aloud series. We’ll be featuring New York Times bestselling author, illustrator…

SAVE THE DATE – Tribute Casual Gala

When: June 13, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE! Jewish Community Alliance of Northeastern Pennsylvania Sidney & Pauline Friedman Jewish Community Center Presents Tribute Casual Gala Sunday, June 13, 2021 2:00pm – 4:00pm Honoring Steve Davidowitz Taly Kornfeld & Karen Blum,…


When: March 20, 2021 – March 21, 2021 all-day

The Friedman JCC proudly presents the 1st Annual Spring Slam Jam. A pickleball tournament powered by HEAD featuring 2 days of indoor doubles play on 3 courts. Game format is round robin with 5 game…

Songs of Love: A Multi-Genre Musical Celebration

When: February 14, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm

t’s said that “love is a many-splendored thing!” But so, too, is music, no? Celebrate love by joining popular San Francisco Bay Area instructor James Sokol to journey through a diverse array of music –…

Exploring Opera: The Divas

When: February 4, 2021 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Discover some of opera’s greatest ladies, some know, some not know. Learn about their backgrounds and experience their brilliance. The word “Diva” strikes excitement in some, fear in others. Regardless, an opera diva usually has…

The Clint Edwards Show

When: February 3, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We could all use a little music in our lives! We have arranged for composer and pianist, Clint Edwards, to play a show on Wed Feb 3rd at 7pm EST for all to enjoy.   Playing in…

JFNA Virtual Mission to Washington, DC

When: February 1, 2021 – February 2, 2021 all-day

Join (Jewish Federation of North America) JFNA February 1 (evening) – February 2 (day) for the first-ever national Jewish Virtual Mission to Washington. Be among the first in the nation to virtually meet with members of the new administration and bi-partisan Congressional leaders, such…

Red Cross Community Blood Drive

When: February 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Friedman Jewish Community Center To maintain social distancing, scheduled appointments are recommended. To schedule an appointment in advance call 800-Red Cross 1-800-733-2767 Or visit and enter “Friedman JCC” Remember, masks are required and bring your photo…

The People On The Beach: Journeys To Freedom After The Holocaust

When: January 28, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Please join us when the Standard Club and the Authors Program and Lunch @65 West Public Affairs Forum of the Union League Club welcome British author Rosie Whitehouse. Ms. Whitehouse will be joining us live…

Like Dreamers – Inspirational Stories From Israel

When: January 1, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

With the Covid-19 pandemic driving us physically apart, we’ve searched for a way to bring us closer together. Joining forces with entrepreneurs, innovators, artists and social activists, we’ve produced a series of ‘boutique’ inspirational conversations…

Virtual J5K a Huge Success! Check out our Photo Gallery:

On behalf of everyone at Friedman JCC and the Athletics Department, we would like to express our sincere appreciation for you constant support and generous donations for our Inaugural Virtual J5K event that was held on May 25,26, 27, 2020. Thank you for making this the Center for Everyone!