Parent and Child Programs

Contact Ella, to get on our mailing list and receive emails about upcoming events for children.

Shabbat Shalom

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

  • April 5, 12, 19
  • May 3, 10, 17
  • June 7 and 14

Soloway JCC, 21 Nadolny Sachs Private
On Lodge days, please meet at Ganon office at 10:30 am



Meet, play and grow in Hebrew.

The first social enterprise in Ottawa for Hebrew-speaking children in which they will develop values-based leadership skills, create meaningful social connections, and of course have fun, all in Hebrew.

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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,