Stories written by Suzy Breitner

There’s a wide range of adult programming available at the J

Oscar Wilde said, “You can never be overdressed or overeducated.” We agree! That’s why the Dave and Mary Alper Jewish Community Center offers a wide range of Adult Programming for every age and stage. Whether you are interested in joining a continuing class or a one-time workshop, there’s a lot to learn at the JCC. […]

Mark your calendar for upcoming events and programs at the J

Summer Camp Registration

The Alper JCC has some great goings-on to plan for this year. Kick-Off Pizza Party — Mark your calendar for the Family Day Preschool Registration Kick Off Pizza Party on Sunday, Jan. 26 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Your children will ride ponies and trains, work their way through a toddler obstacle course, enjoy the fun of […]

Kicking off the New Year with activities for all ages

Kicking off the New Year with activities for all ages

It’s the end of the year, but the beginning of some great events at the Alper JCC. Join in for the grand opening of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz in the Lisa Ann Watson Children’s Discovery Museum on the Alper JCC campus, Jan. 5, noon to 4 p.m. Skip through 3D interactive lifesized pages from […]

Take a trip down yellow brick road at the Alper JCC Children’s Museum

Take a trip down yellow brick road at the Alper JCC Children’s Museum

On Jan. 5, we’re off to see the Wizard and the Alper JCC wants you to come along, too! The Grand Opening of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz at the Lisa Ann Watson Children’s Discovery Museum will be a funfilled afternoon for children up to 8 years old and their families. Come dressed in your […]

Take a trip down yellow brick road at the Alper JCC

Wizard of Oz exhibit

On Jan. 5, we’re off to see the Wizard and the Alper JCC wants you to come along, too! The Grand Opening of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz at the Lisa Ann Watson Children’s Discovery Museum will be a fun-filled afternoon for children up to 8 years old and their families. Come dressed in your […]

Stay fit and active at the J this winter

December is the month for holiday partying and holiday eating, but also a month to find an abundance of opportunities to stay fit and active. The Alper JCC offers many opportunities to maintain energy and strength, including a brand new option — Kendall Hot Yoga — to increase body tone and strength, help weight loss […]

Jewish Book Festival continues in South Florida

Jewish Book Festival continues in South Florida

We are in the midst of a fantastic Jewish Book Festival! Mark your calendar for these authors yet to come. Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 7:30 p.m. at the Miller Center on the UM Campus: Matthew Levitt, director of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy on Counterterrorism and Intelligence, speaks about his book, Hezbollah: The […]

Fall brings cultural arts season

Fall is in the air. Seriously! Of course we don’t have the usual harbingers of fall — red and gold leaves, wisps of chimney smoke, a chill in the air — but there is one unmistakable sign of it in South Florida; the cultural arts season at the Alper JCC. The annual Berrin family Jewish […]

Upcoming Events

  1. Mommy Fitness and Conditioning

    April 13 @ 10:00 am - May 30 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Mommy Fitness and Conditioning

    April 14 @ 10:00 am - May 19 @ 5:00 pm
  3. “Guys and Dolls, Jr.” is a sure bet at Area Stage Company!

    April 17 @ 8:00 pm - April 19 @ 8:00 pm
  4. Black Male Youth Mental Health Conference

    April 18 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
  5. Mini-Zoo Camp: April 18, 2014

    April 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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