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jBabies & jToddlers

Jewish programming for families with young children

jBabies & jToddlers

Fun, engaging Jewish programming for families with young children ages 0-18 months* to meet other parents/caregivers who are going through the same stages together.

This is a great opportunity for your family that we hope will fit your life and meet your family’s needs. Each 8-week jbabies & jtoddlers session will include a 6-week course of “My Grown Up and Me” classes that will offer interactive songs, play, and community building with a Jewish spin. We will also host a “Grownup” class, which will give you the opportunity to learn, socialize, commiserate, and build friendship and community. This “Grownup” class will pair Jewish Educators and Parenting experts to help you grow as Jewish parents. At the end of the jbabies & jtoddlers session, we will host a fun, celebratory Family Shabbat Picnic in a local park or indoor play space.

To help make it as convenient as possible, we will be offering the programming in two locations in the Greater Philadelphia area, one at the Kaiserman JCC, Wynnewood and the other at the Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia.

We are hoping you will join us for jbabies & jtoddlers, as this exciting endeavor is new to our community and will offer you unique opportunities to make connections and create friendships with other families, and enjoy play with your child, all through a Jewish lens.

*If you have children 18mo-2 years old and would like to participate, please send an e-mail to engagment@phillyjcc.com

This program is a collaboration of:

This program is made possible through an engagement grant from PJ Library, a program of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.


Registration is now open!

Check out the details below for each location and click the blue button under your desired location to register. You must first make an account on our website.

Please Note: If you are not brought to a checkout screen, and are instead brought to a list of available classes – this means that your desired class is full. You may scroll down to find said class and click the button “Join Wait list”.

Weitzman Museum Location

Sundays at 11am
February 5, 12, 19, 26; March 5, 12, 19, 26

Cost: $75 for the session
(Validated Parking Available)

Weitzman Location Registration

Kaiserman JCC Location

Mondays at 2pm
February 6, 13, 20, 27; March 6, 13, 20, 27

Cost: $75 for the session

Kaiserman JCC Location Registration

Contact us with any questions!

Barrie Mittica

Director of Engagement

(610) 896-7770 x125

Barrie Mittica Director of Engagement Hometown: Born Columbia, Md, grew up Cherry Hill, NJ Favorite Jewish Holiday: Tu B’Av Favorite Philly Food: Geno’s Cheesesteak Hi, I’m Barrie Mittica and I…

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