• Children's Programming

The Center has a variety of programs, activities and resources to keep your children engaged and entertained. Contact Sara Pisarz, Youth Director, at x243 to learn more.

Party at the JCC!

Give your child a Center-ific party at the JCC! During summer months, parties can also be held at the camp’s day camp facility. To make a reservation, contact Sara Pisarz at 570-824-4646 ext 243.

Children's Bowling Tournament

I. Malcolm Pearlman Memorial Children's Bowling Tournament, sponsored by Stanley & *Debbie Pearlman OBM
The tournament is held each year. There is no fee for this program. Lunch is included.

Boys & Girls Club - Swim & Gym Program

Monday & Thursday afternoons at the JCC Camp Program - 3 weeks for children ages 5-13 throughout the camping season
Directed by Sara Pisarz & Joan Kleinman

Friday's Autistic Swim, G

Directed by Joan Kleinman
Held at the JCC each week for Autistic Children, teens and family members
4:00-6:00 pm

Kidz Club

The JCC offers “Kidz Club” for children enrolled in 1st-4th grades. This program is geared for children to participate in social and recreational activities with peers in the same age group.

The Kidz Club program meets Saturday nights where the children enjoy activities at the Center as well as events held at various locations. The program hours are 7 pm-10 pm beginning in November and ending in March. Activities include bowling, gym, art, movie nights, cooking/baking and more. Snacks are provided. Contact Sara Pisarz for more information.


School is Out Programs

When School is OUT....the Center is IN! Directed by Sara Pisarz. We begin at 9:00 am on no school days. Lots of activities are offered, including gym, arts & crafts and trips out of the building. Fee is $40 per day. The program ends at 3:00 pm. Snack and lunch is included. Call Sara to register at 570-824-4646. Watch your email for dates and times.


The Senate program is open to any 5th, 6th, 7th or 8th grade girl or boy who is a member of the Jewish Community Center. Programs are recreational, social & athletic in nature. Everything is designed for this age group.

Registration fee is required. Dues are used to pay for staffing the building, snacks and other fees on Saturday evenings.

Activities include open gym, game room rock climbing, in-house movies and sleep overs. Outside events will include movies, hayrides, haunted walk, play plaza and more. Programs will run Saturday evenings from 7pm-10pm.

JCC After Care

The JCC After School Program begins in September and is for students K-5th grade. It runs Monday through Thursday from 4:00-6:00 pm. Transportation is included if prior arrangements are made. Snack is served. You must contact Sara for pick-up arrangements at 570-824-4646. Activities will include science, gymnastics, gym time and game room.