Parent and Child Programs

Contact Ella, edagan@jccottawa.comto get on our mailing list and receive emails about upcoming events for children.

Shabbat Shalom

With the SJCC Family Life Program and Ganon Preschool

Drop in for Shabbat songs, prayers and challah on Friday mornings in the SJCC Lobby.

Perfect for kids 4 and under. Open to all Jewish and Interfaith families.

10:45 am • Free Admission

  • February: 3, 10, 17, 24

Contact: Ella,

Shalom Baby

Ottawa Jewish Community Centre welcomes you and your new baby via an in-person or a virtual visit,  a free gift tote, and community resources about family-friendly programs, events, and activities. If you or your partner identifies as Jewish and you have had or adopted a baby in the last six months, we would love to meet you!

If you or someone you know could benefit from this great program, contact Ella Dagan at 798-9818  ext 243,


Monkey Rock Music

Does your child rock?  Then Monkey Rock Music is a must!  During this 40-minute musical experience, you and your child will explore music and movement in a stimulating and fun atmosphere. Your child will develop a love of creating and experiencing music that will last a lifetime.  To register:

Wednesday, January 11 – March 29
9:45 am-12:15 pm