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February 22, 2016

We have a lot of new things going on here at The J like our new JCC Cares initiative that is launching through Family Programs. As you may have seen, we also have lots of new changes within the building as part of the Build the J capital campaign with plenty more on the way! We are really excited for these changes and hope you are too! What changes and new things are happening for you? We’d love to hear about it!


COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Honeymoon Israel Applications Open!

We’re excited to announce Honeymoon Israel is now accepting applications for Denver/Boulder metro area couples for trips taking place September 8-18, 2016 and March 2-12, 2017!

Eligible couples interested in participating on either trip are invited to submit their applications by the March 15 deadline. Applications are accepted online at www.honeymoonisrael.org/apply

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LBGTQ Lobby Day

Dont miss out on an incredible opportunity to make your voice heard! Join the JCC for LGBTQ Lobby Day on Monday, February 29 from 8:30 am – 2:00 pm. Learn about and lobby our government officials about the issues impacting the LGBTQ community. You can learn more about the event here!

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FAMILY LIFE

JCC Cares - Our Community needs you!

JCC Cares

Geared towards families with young children, JCC Cares is a social action initiative of the JCC in 2016. Join us and perform Tikkun Olam (repairing the world) and Gemilut Hasadim (acts of loving kindess) on a regular basis throughout the year. Together we can make a difference! Contact Jill Katchen at 303.316.6336 or jkatchen@jccdenver.org for more information!

CAMP, YOUTH & TEENS

Do you have a camper who loves LEGOs? Is your camper out of school on February 29? You are in luck! We’re running vacation camp, and in the morning, campers will participate in a Bricks4Kidz LEGO program! Swimming and games in the afternoon. Camp runs from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (drop-in care available 8:00 am -9:00 am and 4:00 – 5:00 pm). Questions? Call Melanie at 303.316.6392 or email campshai@jccdenver.org.
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CONSTRUCTION UPDATES

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The final phase of the front walkway has been completed including new overhead lighting.

Get comfy! New furniture will arrive for the Boettcher Lobby in late February. New art will also be installed to compliment our new furniture. Lookout for new paint in the hallway to the lower lobby in early March.

Questions? Contact constructioninfo@jccdenver.org