Renee St. LouisMarketing Directorrstlouis@mandelljcc.org 860-231-6369 Mandell JCCZachs Campus335 Bloomfield AvenueWest Hartford, CT 06117
There will be a kindergarten open house with Director Kate Bodmer on Monday, December 16, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. at the Mandell JCC’s Shirley Reaback Early Childhood Center (ECC), 1079 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, CT.
Mandell JCC Sharks Swim Team member and Torrington High School senior, Collin Dunn, signed his letter of intent with Seton Hall University at the Mandell JCC on Wednesday, November 13, 2013.
Celebrate Chanukah with the Mandell JCC, PJ Library and Big Tent Judaism at Fifth Night Chanukah on Sunday, December 1 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Children’s Museum of Connecticut, 950 Trout Brook Drive, West Hartford. In lieu of an entry fee, please bring one unwrapped children’s toy per child attending to be donated to a child in need for Jewish Family Services.
The Mandell JCC and the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford have partnered together under the auspices of the Big Tent Judaism Initiative to bring the community a one-stop, online resource for Jewish Organizations, events and programs. MyJewishHartford.org, a free website, will officially launch on Friday, November 15, 2013 and features organizations and events across the Jewish community in Greater Hartford.
The season of giving is around the corner and the Mandell JCC’s Unique Shopping Boutique is a one-stop shop for everyone’s holiday needs. The Boutique will take place on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Mandell JCC, Zachs Campus, 335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT.
The Mandell JCC is holding auditions for the upcoming Teen Theater production of Footloose, which will feature direction and choreography by Carolyn Mostel Weiser and musical direction by Frank P. Jackson. Students in grades 8-12 are eligible to participate.
The Mandell JCC would like to welcome Emil Serrano, the new Boys Hip Hop Instructor at the Mandell JCC, Zachs Campus, 335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT.
Get the inside scoop on new books at Hot Buzz About Books on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Mandell JCC, Zachs campus, 335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT. This event is part of the 21st Annual Jewish Book Festival’s Jewish Book Week.
Listen and laugh with local “celebrity” guest readers and storytellers at the Mandell JCC’s 4th Annual Great Children’s Read, on Sunday, November 10, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Mandell JCC, Zachs Campus, 335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT. This event is free and open to the community, and is presented by the Mandell JCC Jewish Book Festival, the Family Room Parenting Center, and PJ Library, and is part of Jewish Book Week.
The literary and fashion worlds come together at Book Meets Film on Monday, November 11, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. at the Mandell JCC, Zachs Campus, 335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT. This event is part of the 21st Annual Jewish Book Festival’s Jewish Book Week and will feature Jane Weitzman, author of Art & Sole – A Spectacular Selection of More Than 150 Fantasy Art Shoes from the Stuart Weitzman Collection, and the film Dressing America: Tales from the Garment Center. This event is sponsored by Kimberly Boutique, whose fashions will be modeled throughout the program.