Family Events

Enjoy events for the whole family at camp and at Sid Jacobson JCC in East Hills! For more information and to register for events, click here.

Gleanings at Garden of Eve Farm
Roll up your sleeves for a fun day of family community service at the Garden of Eve Farm in Riverhead. Learn about the biblical custom of gleaning and pick vegetables to be donated to Long Island food pantries. Enjoy lunch at the café (or bring your own), bring lots of water, sun protection and clothes that can get dirty. RSVP by October 18,
Sunday, October 22 , 10:30am-12pm

Shababa Saturdays at Sid Jacobson JCC
Saturday afternoons are for family time! Engage in culinary activities, games, face painting and more. In partnership with 92Y Shababa Network.
Saturdays, November 4, December 16, January 6

Brett Band Concert at Sid Jacobson JCC
Dance, sing and clap along to Brett’s original kids songs and classics. Come for the music, stay for a room full of bubbles!
Sunday, November 5, 11am
$30 / members $20 per family

Veterans Day Volunteering at Sid Jacobson JCC
Lend a hand in preparing for our Thanksgiving celebration by making decorations, cards and delivering invitations to our guests. An Andrea and Robert Fortunoff Art for Community Project.
Friday, November 10, 10am–12pm

Family Playtime at Sid Jacobson JCC
Ages: Birth-7 years and their families
Bagels, games and playtime, along with Jewish crafts, stories, hands-on learning experiences and celebrations.
Sundays, November 19, December 10, January 21
10-11:15am (gym time)
10:30–11:45am (crafts and songs)


Pajama Havdalah + Gym Games at Sid Jacobson JCC
Ages: Birth-8 years
Enjoy songs, stories, crafts and games in the gym wearing your pajamas, plus snacks and a beautiful Havdalah ceremony.
Saturdays, December 2 and January 20

Celebrate Chanukah at Sun Harbor Manor
Ages: Birth-7 years and their families
Bring a smile to the residents of Sun Harbor Manor this Thanksgiving by sharing stories, songs, decorations and crafts. An Andrea and Robert Fortunoff Art for Community Project.
255 Warner Avenue, Roslyn Heights
Sunday, December 3, 2:30pm

New Leadership Holiday Toy Drive at Sid Jacobson JCC
Join us as we wrap and donate gifts for children in need within our community. Activities for the whole family.
Sunday, December 10, 10–11:45am

Chanukah Candle Lightings at Sid Jacobson JCC
Join us each weeknight of Chanukah with friends and community for lights, treats, crafts and songs in the lobby.
December 12-19, 4:50pm

Holidays and Heroes at Sid Jacobson JCC
Ages: 5–8 years
Join us for the holidays! Children brush up on the holidays through food, fun, stories and crafts.
December 16 (Chanukah)
$30 / members $25

Family Fun Day at Sid Jacobson JCC
Enjoy a bagel breakfast, Art for Community service project and an interactive journey into the Lion King jungle with Musical IQ! An Andrea and Robert Fortunoff Art for Community Project.
Monday, December 25, 9:30am–12pm
$20 family / members free

Tu BiShevat Performance at Sid Jacobson JCC
Celebrate Tu BiShevat with the amazing musicians of Bash the Trash in a day recognizing science, music and the environment!
Saturday, January 27, 2:30pm
$15 per child / member child $10
$40 per family / member families $30