Here is what’s happening at the JCC

The JCC has a lot of exciting news and events fit for everyone.

This summer, the Katz JCC and Camp By The Sea will be hosting two Shlichim, emissaries from Israel. This program is has been made possible in part by the Jewish Community Foundation and Jewish Federation of Atlantic & Cape May Counties. The community will provide home hospitality for the two Shlichim and the JCC is looking for kosher homes that are interested in hosting one of the counselors for a period of 1-2 weeks (families with Camp By The Sea Campers are preferred).

For more information, contact Brian Adler at (609) 822-1167 x159 or

Camp by the Sea is also actively recruiting camp staff. Please contact Brian Adler if you have any questions about programming or questions about the other programs and events below.

Adult programs and events:

Tech Tuesdays and Thursdays allow community members the chance to learn computer, smart phone and tablet basics at the JCC. More advanced users will learn how to download and set up mobile apps, send and edit photos and master other technology skills. This class is held at 11 a.m.

Mahjong and canasta

On Wednesday, July 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., come learn to play mahjong and canasta.

Bring a friend or make new ones at our brunch event! Everyone wins when you play games and enjoy tuna, egg salad, white fish, lox bagel sandwiches, salad, fruit, desserts, coffee and tea.

Every Wednesday through June 22 are mosaic workshops. This class will teach you the skills needed to create your own beautiful artwork. Students will learn how to select the proper backer, use of correct tools, glass and other “found” items to create their own personalized art. The class starts at 6 p.m.


Year – round swim lessons are the best way to keep your child water safe at the beach and pool!

The Katz JCC Swim Academy offers one of the highest levels of swim instruction in Atlantic County. All instructors are certified lifeguards with CPR/AED and First Aid training.

Bungalow Beach Boardwalk 5 Miler

The 5 mile race kicks off on the Atlantic City Boardwalk with a quick dash to the finish line on the sand alongside the Atlantic Ocean. Finish at Atlantic City’s Bungalow Beach to enjoy music and great food and drink in the Ibiza-style beach bar. Register to run or volunteer today! Biking will commence at 8 a.m. on Saturday, June 25.

Summer Series – Thursday Night Events

Dueling Pianos – July 7, 6 p.m.

An Evening with Pat McGann – July 14, 7 p.m.

Broadway at the Movies – August 4, 6 p.m.

The Carole King Song Book Tribute – August 18, 6 p.m.

Sports Night with Jay Wright

The JCC is thrilled to announce that Jay Wright, Villanova Wildcat’s former head basketball coach, will be our keynote speaker at this year’s event. For more information on our Sports Night fundraiser, contact Brian Adler. This event will be held on Thursday, August 11 at 7 p.m.

Annual Gala Honoring Former Katz JCC CEO Jack Fox

Join the JCC in honoring Jack Fox, former Katz JCC CEO who dedicated 32 years to serving communities in an energetic and selfless manner, as CEO – working tirelessly to help individuals in the Jewish community and the overall community. The event will take place at 8 p.m. on Saturday, August 20.

NEW Class Alert!

Mondays – Yoga All Levels

6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Tuesdays – Yoga Fusion, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Thursdays – Mindfulness Meditation, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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