Happen At Home

While all in-person events at the Edlavitch DCJCC have been cancelled until further notice, we are pleased to host virtual gatherings for our community.

Theater J

Wednesdays, beginning November 4: Creating a Character
Thursdays, beginning November 5: The Hidden World of Casting
Mondays, beginning November 9: Everyone’s a Critic: How to Watch a Play and Then Write About It
Tuesdays, beginning November 17: At the Intersection: Black and Jewish Plays
Tuesdays, beginning November 17: Becoming a Raised-Conciousness Audience Member
Wednesday, November 18: Theater J Virtual Benefit
Wednesday, October 28: Community Reads: Leah, The Forsaken
Tuesdays, beginning December 1: Torah as Drama: An Actor’s Approach to Reading Scripture


Mondays, beginning October 19: Hidden Gems of Jewish Cinema
Mondays, beginning October 19: Great Jewish Filmmakers
Tuesdays, beginning October 20: Behind the Screen: How Movies Are Made
Thursdays, beginning October 29: What’s Not to Like? Hollywood’s Love Affair with Jewish Humor
December 3-10: JxJ Virtual Festival

Jewish Living & Learning

Monday, October 19: The Healing Power of Marking Time During COVID-19: Cheshvan
Mondays, beginning October 19: Introduction to Judaism 2.0
Tuesdays, beginning October 20: Introduction to Judaism
Thursday, October 22: Wexler Lecture on Jewish History
Mondays, beginning November 2: Fall Chevruta Programs

Fitness Center

Stretch and Strength: Mondays and Wednesdays
Cardio Sculpt: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Wednesdays: Gentle Yoga
Fridays: Hatha Yoga
Fridays: Chair Yoga
Saturdays: Zumba
Click here for more information about virtual classes from our fitness instructors and personal trainers.

Morris Cafritz Center for Social Responsibility

Wednesday, November 8: Virtual Handmade for the Homeless
Ongoing: Sasha Bruce Youthwork: Notes of Encouragement
Please click here for resources and projects to keep social responsibility a part of your at-home routine.

Inclusion & Disabilities

Mondays and Wednesdays, 1:00 PM: Game time on Houseparty; for more information, please email Joy Stein
Mondays, beginning October 19: Beginners Sign Language
Monday, October 19: Cooking Class
Tuesday, October 20: Trivia Program
Thursday, October 22: Bingo Night
Tuesday, October 27: Karaoke Program


Mondays, beginning October 19: Beginners Sign Language
Wednesday, October 28: Book Club/Author Talk: More Than Hummus: A Gay Jew Discovers Israel in Arabic
Ongoing: Virtual Coffee Dates

Parenting Center

Wednesday, October 28: Parenting Without Power Struggles
Thursday, November 5: Under Construction: Fostering Executive Functioning in Children
Thursday, November 12: Family Finances 101
Wednesday, November 19: Adoption: Starting the Process

JFamily Ambassadors

Wednesday, October 21: Outdoor art and story
Thursday, October 22: Cooking with the Kagins
Friday, October 23: Virtual Mindfulness Tot Shabbat
Monday, October 26: Storytime: Science Edition
Wednesday, October 28: Baby Lap Time
Friday, November 6: Mezuzah Bim Boom Bag
Monday, November 9: Virtual Grandparenting Workshop
Ongoing: Virtual Coffee Dates, JFamily Challah Train