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Day Trips and Fun Outings

Mah Jongg, Canasta, Mai Tais and More!

Wednesday, March 14 • 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
A JCC favorite - always a great time!  Bring your friends, bring your sets, bring your winning spirit as we play socialize, wine and dine. All levels are welcome.  Open to the community!  Dinner and drinks included.
Price: $26, Member Price: $20
Click here to register.  

Handel Festival Orchestra conducted by Thomas Elefant

Tuesday, March 20 • 5:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Share a magical evening of music at the West 83rd Ministry Center in NYC.  Octorino Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances from Suite III and Mozart - Concerto for oboe and orchestra.  Reservations are needed by Tuesday, February 27.
Price: $55, Member Price: $50, cost includes $10 orchestra donation, transportation provided

Broadway Trip to Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel

Wednesday, March 21 • 11:00 a.m.
Carousel, written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, follows the tragic romance of carousel barker Billy Bigelow and millworker Julie Jordan.  This revival features Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller as Julie Jordan, Tony nominee Joshua Henry from Hamilton as Billy Bigelow and opera star Renee Fleming as Nettie Fowler.
Price: $135, Member Price: $115
Includes brunch at the JCC, a rear mezzanine ticket and roundtrip transportation on luxury coach bus.  
Please register by Wednesday, February 21.  Click here.  Search CAROUSEL

Songs from the Plastic Hallway Featuring Jason Spiewak
Opening Act JCC Staffer Mike Goldstein

Saturday, March 24 • doors open at 8:00 p.m.
Come hear our community's own Spiewak and Goldstein - a night of music, song and goodwill.
Price: $40 • beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. 
To register, click here.  Search Hallway

Proceeds benefit The Music is Love Exchange and the JCC of Central NJ
To learn more about The Music is Love Exchange, click here.

Spiewak is a producer, manager, label president, and singer-songwriter whose tunes have been compared favorably to other piano rock performers of the modern era.  Topically, Spiewak tackles relatable experiences in life, love, and loss with a sharp tongue and an eye toward social unrest and boozy personal upheaval.  His writing pop-sensible, Spiewak experiments with elements of the blues and rock as well as Americana.

“alterna-Billy Joel” – The Village Voice

Trip to the United States Holocaust Museum in New York

Sunday, April 22 • 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Join us for a transforming experience and meaningful day of learning. A living memorial to the Holocaust, this museum inspires citizens and leaders worldwide to confront hatred, prevent genocide and promote human dignity. For adults and families with children ages 13 and up. Please register by Thursday, April 12. 
Price: $70, Member Price: $54, transportation and snacks provided

Split Level Concerts Presents Chris Barron of The Spin Doctors

Saturday, May 12 • 9:00 p.m. • Special Guest: Aly Tadros • doors open at 8:45 p.m.
Chris Barron rose to fame via his group The Spin Doctors in the early 90s.  Their debut album Pocket Full of Kryptonite (released in 1991) spawned two top ten hits, Two Princes and Little Miss Can't Be Wrong. The album's top position on Billboard's Top 200 was #3.  Barron still actively performs with the Spin Doctors and has become an accomplished solo artist in his own right.  His current solo album Angels And One Armed Jugglers was released this past fall to critical acclaim.  Catch Chris performing live at the JCC where you'll be treated to storytelling and first class musicianship.
$25 tickets/$30 at the door, beer and wine available for sales

(Barron is)…”A powerful story teller, at once hilarious and thought provoking…”  – Exclusive Magazine

“Simply put, the…solo slab from Spin Doctors frontman, Chris Barron, is an organic-sounding delight – a fabulous showcase for compelling storytelling and world-class songwriting.” – Muen Magazine  

Click here - Chris Barron performs Little Miss Can't Be Wrong
Click here - Chris Barron performs Two Princes
Click here - the Spin Doctors perform Little Miss Can't Be Wrong
Click here - the Spin Doctors perform Two Princes

Trip to the Museum of the City of New York and Conservatory Gardens

Wednesday, May 16  • 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Start the day at the beautiful Conservatory Gardens (weather permitting), enjoy lunch and then explore New York at Its Core: 400 years of New York City History at the Museum of the City of New York.  We will take a tour docent-led of this exhibit which introduces the full spectrum of the city’s metamorphosis from a vulnerable Dutch trading outpost to a world capital. Learn about the four fundamental themes that produced the city we know today: diversity, money, density and creativity. Bus pick up at the JCC of Central NJ Scotch Plains and B’Nai Israel in Millburn.  Space is limited.
Price: $80, Member $70 (includes transportation, Conservatory, docent tour of Museum of the City of New York and box lunch)
Click here to register by Wednesday, May 9.  Search Museum

Decoupage & Drinks

Tuesday, June 5 • 7:00 p.m.
Fun, friends, snacks, drinks and decoupage!  We will be decoupaging small keepsake boxes for all your favorite treasures!  Choose a theme from magazines, postcards and wrapping papers.  Bring your own photos to personalize your one-of-a-kind work of art!
Price: $25, Member Price: $18

Summer Game Night!

Wednesday, July 11 • 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Mah jongg, canasta, bridge, board games!  Bring your friends and your winning spirit as we play, socialize, wine and dine!  All levels are welcome. 
Price: $26, Member Price: $20, drinks and dinner included.

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Series at NJPAC in Newark
Special Senior Subscriber Series

Thursdays • 1:30 p.m. • includes roundtrip luxury coach bus
Tickets can be purchased by individual show if available.
Contact Terry Campbell, NJSO Group Sales at tcampbell@njsymphony.org or 973-735-1717.

Series includes:

Mozart's Requiem
Xian Zhang, conductor
Thursday, March 15, 2017

Bach's Complete Brandenburgs
Eric Wyrick, leader and violin soloist
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Shaham Plays Brahms
Xian Zhang, conductor • Gil Shaham, violin
Thursday, June 7, 2018