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Gaelen 2019/2020 Season

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JCC Operating Hours

Normal Facility Operating Hours

Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Monday - Thursday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm

Friday 5:30 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Fitness Center Hours

Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Monday - Thursday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm

Friday 5:30 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Gaelen Center for the Arts

Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Monday - Thursday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm

Friday 5:30 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Membership Office

Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Friday - Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Track Hours

Sunday 7:00 am - 5:45 pm

Monday - Thursday 5:30 am - 9:45 pm

Friday 5:30 am - 5:45 pm

Saturday 7:00 am - 5:45 pm

Holiday Hours 2018 - 2019

Monday, September 03

Labor Day 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sunday, September 09

Erev Rosh Hashanah 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Monday, September 10

Rosh Hashanah, Day 1

Tuesday, September 11

Rosh Hashanah, Day 2

Tuesday, September 18

Kol Nidre 5:30 am - 3:00 pm

Wednesday, September 19

Yom Kippur

Thursday, November 22

Thanksgiving Day 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Monday, December 24

Christmas Eve 5:30 am - 3:00 pm

Tuesday, December 25

Christmas Day 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Monday, December 31

New Year's Eve 5:30 am - 3:00 pm

Tuesday, January 01

New Year's Day 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday, April 19

Erev Passover 5:30 am - 3:00 pm

Saturday, April 20

Passover, Day 1

Monday, May 27

Memorial Day 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Thursday, July 04

Independence Day 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Early Childhood

It's never too soon to start instilling values for life.


What Makes Us Special?

The JCC Early Childhood develops the whole child; socially, intellectually, emotionally and physically. Our dedicated teaching staff encourages and inspires a love for learning and 21st-century preparation for achievement. We provide everyday experiences to emphasize Jewish values and traditions, enriching the lives of all children. We offer a child-centered curriculum based on the emergent approach.

Schedule A Tour of Our School or Call 973-530-3479

Hi! I’m Leslie. I’m here to welcome you to your new second family! As the Director of our school, I know you are choosing more than just a learning environment, you are also choosing a home away from home for your child and your family.

Complimentary Membership

Includes parent access to our fitness center, free childcare, two pools, and group exercise classes.

Strong Community

JCC MetroWest is where people meet their life-long family friends and all are welcome.

Experienced Warm Staff

Administration and Teachers that value the wondering and curiosity of each child.

Philosophy & Curriculum

Fostering a love for learning in an environment rich in Jewish values. Recognized by area leaders for graduating children that are confident and prepared for kindergarten.

Summer Camp


Your child’s first introduction to a summer camp experience. Instructional and free swim, outdoor organized sports, arts and crafts, daily kosher lunch, and more.

Incredible Facility

Children participate weekly in swimming in our heated Olympic-sized pools, art studio, gardening, free time on our playgrounds, yoga, a full gymnasium, Hebrew language lessons, programming with our seniors, and joyful Shabbat celebrations.

Infant Care Through Transitional Kindergarten


(6 weeks – 12 months)


(2 years old by 10/1)
9:00am–12:30pm • three or five-day programs available
7:30am–6:00pm/6:30pm • three or five-day programs available


(4 years old by 10/1)
9:00am–2:00pm •  five-day program available
7:30am-6:00/6:30pm  five-day program available


(1 year old by 10/1)
COMING SOON! 9:00am–12:30pm
(18months-2 years old)
7:30am–6:00/6:30pm • three or five-day program available


(3 years old by 10/1)
9:00am–12:30pm  • three or five-day programs available
9:00am–2:00pm  • five-day program available
7:30am–6:00/6:30pm  • five-day program available

Bridge 2K  
Transitional Kindergarten

9:00am-3:00pm  • five-day program available , with after-school options


Infant and School Programs


Early Childhood Camps


Calendars and School Forms



Max Vinnik

Early Childhood Camp Director

Rebecca Alper

Early Childhood Administrator

Laina Stapleton

Staff Development Specialist

Lucie Kahn

Vacation Program Coordinator

Grace Kaplan

Assistant Director, Early Childhood

Leslie Fleischman

Director, Early Childhood

Early Childhood Interest Form/Schedule A Visit