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Meet This Year’s Teens!

| MON, JUN 17, 2019

We are so excited to announce this year’s Open Hearts Open Homes teens. They are a group of well-deserving kids who have all suffered at the hands of terrorism in…

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Bonding over Bowling!

| TUE, JUN 04, 2019

The teens from our upcoming Open Hearts Open Homes 2019 program recently met in Ashkelon, Israel for a bowling party. This event was another opportunity for the kids to get…

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Teens Bond with Therapeutic Animals and Each Other

| WED, MAY 01, 2019

The Open Hearts Open Homes teens of 2019 recently visited with the Therapeutic Animal Center in Sderot, Israel and also took the opportunity to start to get to know each…

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See our Active Adults’ Seder in Action!

| MON, APR 29, 2019

Singing, eating, and participating in a full Seder, over 50 Active Adults from the JCCNNJ had a wonderful time welcoming in the Pesach season. Special thanks to Cantor Mark Biddelman…

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Bernstein Event Wows a Sold Out Crowd

| MON, APR 15, 2019

Music, memories and more! On Thursday, March 28, the JCC of Northern NJ community gathered at Bacari Grill in Washington Township to hear stories, songs and music by and about…

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Our Beauty, Strength & Courage Event draws a crowd

| TUE, MAR 19, 2019

Over 130 community members came together on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at the Ridgewood Public Library to our “sold out” event – a screening of the powerful film, Brave Miss…

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Tween Night out at the Gagasphere

| MON, MAR 18, 2019

Tween Night out at The Gagasphere was a ball for all! On Saturday, March 16, over 50 kids came out for a night of “Tween Scene” fun under the disco…

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Tween Night at the Superdome

| MON, NOV 19, 2018

Last fall our Tweens were invited to take over the Superdome in Waldwick and do their own take on the popular video game “Fortnite.” Tweens from Woodcliff Lake, Glen Rock,…

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An evening with author, Ron Balson

| THU, OCT 18, 2018

On October 17th, 2018, the JCC of Northern NJ hosted an evening of Tuscan wine tasting, and conversations with bestselling author, Ron Balson.  Ron Balson is a Chicago trial attorney,…

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