JCC Institute of Learning

Meets 10 consecutive weeks, Jan to April on various topics from religion, current events, top speakers from the Wilkes-Barre area, artists, and more. Watch for more information.

Rummikub, mah jongg, cards are always available before and after lunch.

Institute of Learning | Friedman JCC

Upcoming Events

Celebrate Israel [Virtual] Parade!

When: June 7, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The 2020 Celebrate Israel Parade hosted annually by JCRC-NY will take place online. This year’s theme is Todah (“thank you”), and will focus on thanking all the healthcare, first responder, and other frontline workers in…

NEPA GIVES

When: June 5, 2020 all-day

Dear Friends: Have you dreamed of making history? Of course, we all have. NEPA Gives is a chance to be a part of your community’s day of giving – an opportunity to unite our community…

Virtual L’Chaim-Honoring First Responders

When: May 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join Billy Crystal and the Secure Community Network (SCN) for a Live Virtual L’Chaim in honor of the first responders protecting our communities during the COVID-19 crisis. Click HERE to participate Click HERE to learn…

The Great Big Jewish Food Fest

When: May 19, 2020 – May 28, 2020 all-day

The Great Big Jewish Food Fest!  Online and in Your Kitchen Grab Your Spot Sign up for updates, special opportunities and future event announcements! You can also learn more about speakers, presenters and social events…

Light Up Friedman JCC

When: May 24, 2020 @ 8:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Join your fellow friends and neighbors who will light a candle, shine a cell phone or flashlight simultaneously on Sunday, May 24 from 8 PM to 8:15 PM as a sign of hope and prayer…

Giving Tuesday

When: May 5, 2020 all-day

Giving Tuesday On May 5, 2020, the Jewish Community Alliance of Northeastern Pennsylvania is participating in #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of unity and giving. As you know, our Friedman JCC provides meaningful and critical services…

Coming in August: Outdoor Marketplace

When: August 2, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Friedman JCC, 613 SJ Strauss Lane, Kingston PA 18704

Outdoor Marketplace at JCC Looking for something to do on Sundays?  How about taking a ride to Kingston to check out the new Marketplace at the Friedman JCC? Our vendors sell items such as fresh…

Author Talk with Nina Bocci

When: April 30, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

AUTHOR TALK with Nina Bocci Thursday, April 30, 1 PM LIVE on NIna Bocci Facebook page Join Nina Bocci, USA Today best selling author of Roman Crazy and The Hopeless Romantics Series, On the Corner…

Virtual J5K /3.1Mile Walk Jog Run

When: May 25, 2020 – May 27, 2020 all-day

Support the JCC Athletics Department by signing up for our “Virtual” 5K! Go the distance!  Wear your T-shirt and send in a selfie and screenshot of your distance and time. Register by emailing Kevin Harcarik …

59th Annual JCC Golf Tournament

When: August 24, 2020 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Where: Huntsville Golf Club, 1334 Market St, Dallas, PA 18612

Proceeds Benefit the Autistic and JCC Day Camp Scholarship Funds. 8:00am Registration 9:00am Shot Gun Start