Edward & Bernice Wenger Center for the Arts

Experience a world of culture from spotlight speakers, question and answer sessions with best-selling authors, film screenings, art shows, Israeli and Jewish cultural events and local and international travel.

We are known for bringing quality programs to our community and we partner with local venues to help bring you the best and brightest events.

To purchase tickets to our events visit www.sjjcc.org/boxoffice.


Support the Arts

Promote great programs and support amazing events by becoming a Patron of the Arts. We have many giving levels for both Cultural Arts and Film. See how you and/or your business can support artistic endeavors.

For questions on development within the cultural arts please contact us. It feels good to give back!

2017-2018 Cultural Arts Sponsor Letter

2017-2018 Cultural Arts Sponsor Levels

Become a sponsor

2017-18 Jewish Film Festival Sponsor Letter

2017-18 Jewish Film Festival Sponsorship


Author Breakfast + Book Signing Series

Enjoy a continental breakfast, author Q&A and free valet parking. Featured books may be purchased at the Front Desk and can be signed by the author at the event.

Please note seating requests will only be honored if submitted at least two weeks prior to event.

2017-18 schedule coming soon!

Speakers +

Irene & Ronald Cohen Spotlight Speakers Series

This series includes speakers that take us on moving journeys as they overcome adversity and promote Jewish identity. Join us as we spotlight their lives and discuss their enriching stories.

To purchase tickets visit sjjcc.org/boxoffice

New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva visits on the day his new book, House of Spies comes out for a moderated appearance and book signing! Special guest moderator Jamie Gangel, CNN correspondent and Silva’s wife will lead the discussion followed by a book signing. In House of Spies, Gabriel Allon is back and out for revenge.
Tuesday, July 11
$40 includes one book
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Partners with
the Community

Linda & Gerald Marsden Partners with the Community Program

Taking our act on the road! Would you like to host a JCC event at your venue? Contact us to be a part of our community!

To purchase tickets visit sjjcc.org/boxoffice

2017-18 schedule coming soon!

Interested in becoming a participating location? Click here to fill out our form.



May 4-August 12

View the works of artist asked to interpret our Biennial Juried Exhibition theme Somehow, Somewhere, Someone + Something.

Zhora Almosnino
Sidney Buchman
Arnold Conklin
Caryn Coville
Susan Friedlieb
Lee Goldstein
Ella Graziani
Hanita Hallak
Mia Kamensky
Barbara Leichter
Muriel Linsky
Lynn Rae Lowe
Nina Raynor
Donald Sadowsky
Ellen Savran
Ronnie Buchman Schonzeit
Roberta Seid


For more information about the art gallery, contact Susan Seelig, susanseelig@gmail.com.

Looking for more information about our programs?

Elyse Ingber, Director of Visual + Performing, Arts 516-484-1545 ext.  144, eingber@sjjcc.org

Susan Kalman, Theatre Arts Director, 516-484-1545 ext. 110, skalman@sjjcc.org

Susan Seelig, Fine Art Director, susanseelig@gmail.com

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