News and Press


Michal’s Monthly Music Update – January 2016

Shalom everybody, Have you ever got the chance to listen to a cover of your favorite band and actually like it? Well I did. TATRAN – Strawberry Fields Forever (Album Version) Tatrn is a music band, consisting of three members; Ophir Bniminob (bass), Tamuz palm (guitar), Dan Mayhew (drums). In their early twenties, they come […]


Pride Night at the Film Fest

Check out these thought provoking, relevant and deeply moving films about the lives of the LGBTQ community in and around Israel. Join us after the films for a conversation with Dr. Caryn Aviv, Rabbinic Candidate and Associate Director at Judaism YourWay, to discuss the film and its relevance to life here in Colorado and in […]


February Fitness Focus 2016

February 2016 Meet Jessica Taylor, Our New Pilates Instructor Jess’s attention to detail and knowledge of the human body not only make her clients feel stronger and healthier, they walk away feeling much more educated about their anatomy. Jessica’s passion and knowledge, both anatomically and energetically, drives sessions that are extremely detail-oriented, catered specifically to […]

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Date Night at the Film Fest

Don’t miss young couples Date Night at the Denver Jewish Film Fest! Come see Vice Versa, a film about an unexpected love story about a young man with a tough decision to make. Join us after the film for desserts, coffee and to meet and mingle with other young couples.

Hip Hop Cardio Class

New Hip Hop Cardio Class

Burn serious calories and learn new moves in this hip-hop fitness class. The aerobic style of this class will be sure to keep your heart rate up. With a mix of high and low-intensity intervals throughout the hour, this class is guaranteed to keep you challenged throughout. When: Starts January 20 Time: Wednesdays at 10:00 […]

An Evening with Israeli Journalist and Author Matti Friedman DATE: January 26, 2016 TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 pm LOCATION: The Elaine Wolf Theatre TICKET COST: $7.50 in advance; $10 at the door.

Getting to know Matti Friedman

We are pleased to announce the appearance of the Matti Friedman at the JCC in Denver, on January 26th. It will be a unique opportunity to engage with one of the most interesting and dynamic personalities in the contemporary Jewish community. So who is Matti Friedman? Matti Friedman is currently one of the leading figures […]


Come enjoy the Tu B’Shevat Carnival!

January 19, 2016 Tu B’shevat On Sunday, January 24 we will be celebrating Tu B’shevat at The J with a Tu B’shevat Carnival! The carnival will be held from 10:00 am until Noon. As part of the festival, we will be constructing a recycle tree. After Sunday, the recycle tree will be in the lobby. […]

Israel Center

“We all want to hear children’s laughter and see hope in their eyes”

On days where conflict, terror, fear and hatred blacken our sky and cloud our lives, we must appreciate every beam of light that illuminates caring, empathy, humanity and hope. Almost 68 years have passed since the founding of Israel, nearly seven decades of endless, almost near-hopeless attempts to live in peace with four million Palestinians, […]


Let it Snow!

January 11, 2016 We have so much going on right now at The J, don’t let the weather keep you away. Are you in a fitness rut? Join the Cross Training Challenge. Are you in a what shall we do tonight rut? Check out the Denver Jewish Film Festival or An Evening with Matti Friedman. […]

Stress Less in 2016 - Practical Mindfulness Workshop Series

Stress Less in 2016

In this 4-session workshop series, led by Liz Chamberlain, PhD, participants will learn easy, effective ways to manage stress before it manages you. Leave with an understanding of how mindfulness really works.

Syrian Refugees

Syria and Beyond

Syria and Beyond: The Jewish Response to the Global Refugee Crisis With Riva Silverman, HIAS Vice President, External Affairs When: Wednesday, January 20, 7:00 pm Where: Boulder JCC Cost: $15 in advance at; $18 at the door The global refugee crisis is worse now than at any other time since World War II. In […]

An Evening with Israeli Journalist and Author Matti Friedman DATE: January 26, 2016 TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 pm LOCATION: The Elaine Wolf Theatre TICKET COST: $7.50 in advance; $10 at the door.

An Evening with Matti Friedman

Matti Friedman is an award-winning author and was an Associated Press Jerusalem Bureau correspondent, covering news from Israel, the Palestinian territories, Lebanon, Morocco, Cairo, Moscow and Washington, D.C. Friedman made aliya from Canada in his teens and served as an IDF soldier in Lebanon. He will share with us his fascinating life experiences followed by […]