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UNLOCKING THE TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF GRATITUDE

Sid Jacobson JCC 300 Forest Dr, East Hills, NY, United States

COMMUNITY EDUCATION LECTURE SERIES Explore how cultivating gratitude can ignite positivity, resilience, and promote profound fulfillment in our lives with psychologist Steven Baron. Get ready to hear real-life stories, scientific insights, and practical tools to infuse gratitude into your life, leading to a more fulfilling and meaningful existence. Steven Baron, Psy.D., author of Teaching With […]

Curb Your Mitzvah

Sid Jacobson JCC 300 Forest Dr, East Hills, NY, United States

Join us for Curb Your Mitzvah this Good Deeds Day! Come together to make a difference and celebrate our planet with hands-on service projects and family-friendly fun! How to Get Involved: Care for your neighbors in need by donating non-perishable food and supplies to SJJCC's Community Needs Bank. View our list of most needed items here. Recycle […]

Eat.Bid.Laugh!

Sid Jacobson JCC 300 Forest Dr, East Hills, NY, United States

Eat.Bid.Laugh! is more than just a gathering; it celebrates community, cuisine, and compassion! Over the past 25 years, this annual sold-out event has raised millions of dollars which have directly impacted countless individuals and families confronted with life’s challenges.  Proceeds from this event benefit innovative social service programs developed by SJJCC in response to community needs. […]

REEL PSYCHOLOGY: THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON

The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) A modern retelling of the Huckleberry Finn story follows Zak, a young man with Down Syndrome who runs away from a residential nursing home to fulfill his dream of attending the pro wrestling school of his idol. On the road, Zak meets an unlikely coach and ally. Together, they set […]

Pride Shabbat Dinner

Sid Jacobson JCC 300 Forest Dr, East Hills, NY, United States

Welcome in Shabbat with friends, old and new! We'll light the Shabbat candles, recite the blessings and prayers, and enjoy a delicious Kosher meal. $30 members / $40 nonmembers