Upcoming Programs
Introduction to Judaism

Introduction to Judaism

Introduction to Judaism is a free 21 week course designed for individuals of faiths other than Judaism who want to explore Judaism or who are considering conversion to Judaism. For those considering conversion, please note the following: Regular attendance is...

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Commemorating October 7, 2023

Commemorating October 7, 2023

Sunday, October 6, 2024 7:30 p.m. ET on Zoom As we gather to remember the victims of October 7th and commemorate the day, Ido Aharoni Aronoff, Israeli diplomat, writer, lecturer, and consultant, will share his insights about the impact of October 7th on the State of...

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Teen Up – Fall 2024

Teen Up – Fall 2024

Teen up is open to Jewish high school students in grades 9-12 who live in Lappin Foundation's North Shore, Merrimack Valley, and Greater Boston service areas or whose family is a member of a temple or JCC in our North Shore service area. There is no cost to...

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Teen Up

Teen Up

Teen up is open to Jewish high school students in grades 9-12 (as of September 2024) and 2024 high school graduates who live in Lappin Foundation's North Shore, Merrimack Valley, and Greater Boston service areas or whose family is a member of a temple or JCC in our...

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PJ Library Endowment – Great News!

PJ Library Endowment – Great News!

Lappin Foundation’s new PJ Library Endowment will help to ensure that Jewish children in our community will receive beautiful PJ Library books well into the future. PJ Library is the Jewish book-of-the-month-club for children, ages newborn to 8. The books are steeped...

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PJ Library Shabbat by the Sea

PJ Library Shabbat by the Sea

Join Temple B'nai Abraham (TBA) and PJ Library for Shabbat by the Sea! Program begins at 5:30 p.m. with music with Melissa Boden and is followed by dinner at 6:00 p.m. Families are welcome to stay for regular Shabbat services, led by Rabbi Alison Adler of  TBA at 6:45...

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Temple Emanuel of Andover Tot Shabbat Series

Temple Emanuel of Andover Tot Shabbat Series

Fridays: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. 5:oo p.m.  "Nosh" of pizza and snacks5:30 p.m. Tot Shabbat Temple Emanuel, 7 Haggetts Pond Road, Andoveron the following dates: Please Join Temple Emanuel and PJ Library for a tot friendly shabbat, combining music, movement, and storytelling....

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PJ Library Splash n’ Play

PJ Library Splash n’ Play

Enjoy a morning at the brand new JCC splash pad! Schmooze with new (and old!) friends and connect with families in the area. For families with children ages 2 and under (siblings welcome). Enjoy a complimentary pool pass for that day for non JCCNS members. Admission...

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Fridays with Friends

Fridays with Friends

Welcome Shabbat with music, dancing, songs, snacks and stories! Featuring Rabbi Mangold and Aaron Zev Katz from Temple Emanu-El, Marblehead. For families with children ages 5 and younger (siblings welcome). Free and all are welcome. Temple Emanu-el, 393 Atlantic...

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PJ Library Shabbat Shalom Circle

PJ Library Shabbat Shalom Circle

Children, ages 8 and younger, and parents, grandparents, and friends, are invited to welcome Shabbat with Shabbat stories, songs, friendship, and a free dinner! 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. on the following dates in the following locations: NSJCC, 240 Lynnfield Street, Peabody...

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PJ Library New Year at the Farm

PJ Library New Year at the Farm

Sunday, September 15, 2024 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Cider Hill Farm, 45 Fern Avenue, Amesbury Lappin Foundation and Congregation Ahavas Achim invite families, grandparents and friends with children to New Year at the Farm to celebrate Rosh Hashanah! This event includes...

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Rekindle Shabbat

Rekindle Shabbat

Bring the beauty of Shabbat home for your family and friends! Rekindle Shabbat provides you with everything you need to celebrate Shabbat at home – delicious Shabbat meals prepared by Levine’s Kosher Market in Peabody and a kit full of Shabbat items. Invite a family...

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Caring Cards Project

Caring Cards Project

Meaningful Volunteer Opportunity for Adults to do from the Comfort of Your Home Volunteers are needed to design Caring Cards for homebound older adults, who are clients of Jewish Family & Children's Service (JF&CS). The cards are free and will be mailed to...

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Caring Cards Project

Caring Cards Project

Meaningful Volunteer Opportunity for Teens and Tweens Teens and tweens are invited to design Caring Cards for homebound older adults, who are clients of Jewish Family & Children's Service (JF&CS). After your child decorates the cover of the card and signs...

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Y2I

Y2I

Robert Israel Lappin Youth to Israel Adventure (Y2I) is more than a trip; it's a life-changing adventure!   The 2025 Y2I trip will take place from June 29 - July 11, 2025. Travel with teens your age on a FREE 13-day adventure in Israel Immerse yourself in Israeli...

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Israeli Folk Dancing

Israeli Folk Dancing

At the JCCNS, 4 Community Road, MarbleheadWK room on the first floor Wednesdays 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.  Sundays 8:00 - 9:50 a.m. Are you a fan of Israeli music? Do you want to learn traditional and modern Israeli dance moves, immerse yourself into Israeli culture and get an...

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