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Through a variety of classes, workshops, programs, and forums, for everyone from young families to older adults, our programs strive to expand the knowledge and understanding of our world through a Jewish lens and shared Jewish values.

STEAM Ever After April Vacation Program (Tuesday)

Tuesday, April 23, 9:00 AM
Children ages 4–7 can help storybooks come to life with hands-on art and science projects based on our favorite tales. Topics include Let's Go Fly, Save Rapunzel, and The Three Little Pigs.

Discovering STEAM April Vacation Program (Wednesday)

Wednesday, April 24, 9:00 AM
Children ages 4–7 will enjoy hands-on, project-based challenges designed to tap into critical thinking skills with an emphasis on innovation and creativity. Topics include Intro to Scientific Method, Chemical Reactions, and It's Logical.

Intro to Robotics Vacation Program (Thursday)

Thursday, April 25, 9:00 AM
Students ages 4–7 will learn all about robots and the processes and steps essential in coding.  They will be introduced to the Bee-Bots and learn about commands while completing tasks that will have increasing levels of complexity. Topics include Hour of Code Part 1, Hour of Code Part 2, and Get to Know Your Robot.

Functional Pilates Series

Thursday, April 25, 9:30 AM
Our new Functional Pilates series will include exercises developed to improve your balance, control, strength, flexibility, and overall well-being! Drop in for one or all sessions. Free for Fitness Members and JCCMW Nursery School parents!

BREATH-BODY-MIND Workshop

Thursday, April 25, 10:00 AM
Learn the techniques of the BREATH-BODY-MIND™ practice, and enhance your physical and mental well-being.

Intro to Robotics Vacation Program (Friday)

Friday, April 26, 9:00 AM
Students ages 4–7 will learn all about robots and the processes and steps essential in coding. They will be introduced to the Bee-Bots and learn about commands while completing tasks that will have increasing levels of complexity. Topics include Bee-Bot Colors, Bee-Bot Shapes, and Bee-Bot Numbers & Letters.

April Book Group: Metropolis

Friday, April 26, 1:00 PM
Join author B. A. Shapiro to discuss her latest suspense novel Metropolis, which fol­lows a cast of unfor­get­table char­ac­ters whose lives inter­sect when a har­row­ing acci­dent occurs at the Metrop­o­lis Stor­age Ware­house in Cam­bridge, Massachusetts.

Game Day

Wednesday, May 1, 1:00 PM
Join us on Tuesdays and Wednesday afternoons for free open-play game sessions! We will have mahjong, canasta, and Scrabble, but feel free to bring other games.

Functional Pilates Series

Thursday, May 2, 9:30 AM
Our new Functional Pilates series will include exercises developed to improve your balance, control, strength, flexibility, and overall well-being! Drop in for one or all sessions. Free for Fitness Members and JCCMW Nursery School parents!

Adult Watercolor Workshop

Thursday, May 2, 10:00 AM
Learn basic watercolor painting skills, and craft vibrant spring-themed greeting cards in our Friedland Makerspace.

Krav Maga Self Defense Workshop

Thursday, May 2, 1:00 PM
Carry yourself with confidence and security! Krav Maga is a powerful and effective modern martial art and self-defense system developed in Israel. This course, tailored for all levels, will teach you basic Krav Maga techniques and help you develop awareness in public spaces.

Cell Phone Photography Class

Friday, May 3, 12:30 PM
Photographer Arnold Breisblatt will share his spontaneous and flexible approach to photography in our Friedland Makerspace. Using his tips and techniques, you’ll be able to capture stunning photos using just your cell phone camera. 

Lunch & Learn: The Ladies of Television

Tuesday, May 7, 11:30 AM
Join us to celebrate the trailblazing women of television history and enjoy a lunch reminiscent of TV dinners!

Capturing the SPARK of Robin Williams: Film Screening & Panel Discussion

Tuesday, May 7, 7:00 PM
Join us for a special viewing of the film SPARK: Robin Williams and His Battle with Lewy Body Dementia followed by a panel discussion.

Functional Pilates Series

Thursday, May 9, 9:30 AM
Our new Functional Pilates series will include exercises developed to improve your balance, control, strength, flexibility, and overall well-being! Drop in for one or all sessions. Free for Fitness Members and JCCMW Nursery School parents!

BREATH-BODY-MIND Workshop

Thursday, May 9, 10:00 AM
Learn the techniques of the BREATH-BODY-MIND™ practice, and enhance your physical and mental well-being.

Friday Night Shabbat Tots: Israel Independence Day

Friday, May 10, 3:30 PM
Play, sing and dance your way into Shabbat with the whole family!

Israel Solidarity Shabbat Dinner

Friday, May 10, 5:00 PM
Join us for wine, appetizers, and a kosher Shabbat dinner with music and conversation!

50 Shades of Torah: Judaism, Sex, and Power

Tuesday, May 14, 11:30 AM
In this lecture, we will explore the attitudes toward sexuality in Judaism and how sex has impacted the course of Jewish history.

The Best Minds: A Conversation with Jonathan Rosen

Tuesday, May 14, 7:00 PM
Join acclaimed author Jonathan Rosen for a discussion of his recent paperback issue The Best Minds: A Story of Friendship, Madness, and the Tragedy of Good Intentions, a haunting investigation of the forces that led his closest childhood friend from the heights of brilliant promise to the forensic psychiatric hospital where he resides since killing the woman he loved in 1998.

Functional Pilates Series

Thursday, May 16, 9:30 AM
Our new Functional Pilates series will include exercises developed to improve your balance, control, strength, flexibility, and overall well-being! Drop in for one or all sessions. Free for Fitness Members and JCCMW Nursery School parents!

Shabbat Tots in Nature: Israel Independence Day

Saturday, May 18, 9:30 AM
Join us for a meaningful guided Shabbat nature walk and snack at Sheldrake Environmental Center in Larchmont. Don’t miss this opportunity to bond with your family, meet new friends, and enjoy the outdoors! Admission is free.

Israeli Dancing

Sunday, May 19, 7:00 PM
Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of Israeli dance with instructor Shmulik Gov-Ari!

Henry Kissinger: The Early Years

Tuesday, May 21, 11:30 AM
Henry Kissinger lived for a century and left an indelible mark on American foreign policy and history. Join speaker Aytan Adler to learn more about the pivotal events that shaped his career and enjoy light refreshments!

Savoring Traditions: Jewish Foods from Around the World

Wednesday, May 22, 6:00 PM
Join us for a taste of Jewish flavors from around the world at our annual Spring Benefit!

Functional Pilates Series

Thursday, May 23, 9:30 AM
Our new Functional Pilates series will include exercises developed to improve your balance, control, strength, flexibility, and overall well-being! Drop in for one or all sessions. Free for Fitness Members and JCCMW Nursery School parents!

Beginning Drawing Class

Tuesday, May 28, 9:45 AM
In this six-week course in our Friedland Makerspace, you'll learn the fundamentals of form and shape, exploring concepts like values, tones, shading, negative spaces, and foreshortening.

The Benefits of Dance

Tuesday, May 28, 11:30 AM
Learn how dance can contribute to overall well-being and vitality at any stage of life!

Functional Pilates Series

Thursday, May 30, 9:30 AM
Our new Functional Pilates series will include exercises developed to improve your balance, control, strength, flexibility, and overall well-being! Drop in for one or all sessions. Free for Fitness Members and JCCMW Nursery School parents!

May Book Group: The Night Travelers

Friday, May 31, 1:00 PM
Author Armando Lucas Correa will join us to discuss his latest book The Night Travelers. This sweeping novel features four generations of women who experience love, loss, war, and hope in the years between the rise of Nazism to the fall of the Berlin Wall.

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New things are happening every month at the JCCMW!

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Register Your Teen for Regents Review Courses!

Register by May 10 for a 10 percent discount with code REGENTS2024!

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Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Classes

Participants who successfully complete a lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.

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New! BREATH-BODY-MIND Workshops

Learn the basics of the BREATH-BODY-MIND™ practice to enhance your physical and mental well-being. These techniques will turn on your body’s natural healing capacities and calm your emotions!

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Upcoming Lectures at the JCCMW

Calling all lifelong learners! JCCMW is the place for thought-provoking lectures spanning history, politics, wellness, Jewish culture, sports, popular culture, and beyond. We offer light refreshments at all lectures, and a full lunch at Lunch & Learns.

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Thrive at the JCCMW: Fitness, Wellness, and Community News and Programs

Your path to well-being starts at the JCCMW! Our wellness workshops, community groups, and fitness classes are designed to lift your spirits, nurture your mental clarity, and enhance your physical and emotional well-being. And starting April 1, we are thrilled to make fitness and wellness even more accessible for the members of our community who are age 65+!

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Meet Your Verve Ambassador!

Meet our new Verve Ambassador Ellen Landau. She is here to meet the needs of our senior community, connecting you to other seniors and programming you may be interested in!

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Upcoming Literary Events

Attention book lovers! JCCMW is your go-to destination for literary events. Come connect with fellow readers, enjoy engaging discussions with authors, and be inspired by the power of storytelling!

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All About Passover (Pesach)!

Everything you need to know about the Jewish holiday of Passover.

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Bring Your Hametz to the JCC!!!

Give to those in need! In the days leading up to Passover (April 1–21), bring your hametz items (food made with leavening products) to the JCCMW. All items collected will be donated to HOPE Community Services to help our food-insecure neighbors.

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New! Krav Maga Self Defense Workshops

Carry yourself with confidence and security! These workshops, tailored for all levels, will teach you basic Krav Maga techniques and help you develop awareness in public spaces.

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JCCMW Value of the Month: April

At the JCCMW, our programming is rooted in Jewish values, driven by a mission to strengthen community and inspire joyful lives. Each month, we focus on a key value and weave it into programs across our campus.

Read More

Register Your Teen for Regents Review Courses!

Register by May 10 for a 10 percent discount with code REGENTS2024!

All About Yom Hazikkaron and Yom Ha’atzma’ut

All you need to know about these days of commemoration.

Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Classes

Participants who successfully complete a lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.

New! BREATH-BODY-MIND Workshops

Learn the basics of the BREATH-BODY-MIND™ practice to enhance your physical and mental well-being. These techniques will turn on your body’s natural healing capacities and calm your emotions!

Upcoming Lectures at the JCCMW

Calling all lifelong learners! JCCMW is the place for thought-provoking lectures spanning history, politics, wellness, Jewish culture, sports, popular culture, and beyond. We offer light refreshments at all lectures, and a full lunch at Lunch & Learns.

Thrive at the JCCMW: Fitness, Wellness, and Community News and Programs

Your path to well-being starts at the JCCMW! Our wellness workshops, community groups, and fitness classes are designed to lift your spirits, nurture your mental clarity, and enhance your physical and emotional well-being. And starting April 1, we are thrilled to make fitness and wellness even more accessible for the members of our community who are age 65+!

Meet Your Verve Ambassador!

Meet our new Verve Ambassador Ellen Landau. She is here to meet the needs of our senior community, connecting you to other seniors and programming you may be interested in!

Upcoming Literary Events

Attention book lovers! JCCMW is your go-to destination for literary events. Come connect with fellow readers, enjoy engaging discussions with authors, and be inspired by the power of storytelling!

All About Passover (Pesach)!

Everything you need to know about the Jewish holiday of Passover.

Bring Your Hametz to the JCC!!!

Give to those in need! In the days leading up to Passover (April 1–21), bring your hametz items (food made with leavening products) to the JCCMW. All items collected will be donated to HOPE Community Services to help our food-insecure neighbors.

New! Krav Maga Self Defense Workshops

Carry yourself with confidence and security! These workshops, tailored for all levels, will teach you basic Krav Maga techniques and help you develop awareness in public spaces.

JCCMW Value of the Month: April

At the JCCMW, our programming is rooted in Jewish values, driven by a mission to strengthen community and inspire joyful lives. Each month, we focus on a key value and weave it into programs across our campus.

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A Multigenerational Center in Westchester

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The JCC Mid-Westchester offers educational, cultural and recreational programs within and beyond our walls. Our programs are grounded in our Jewish values, and all are welcome to visit and enjoy!

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Our Mission

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Using our Jewish values, we open our door as widely as possible to offer participants educational, social, cultural, and recreational activities to inspire joyous lives and strengthen community.

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