Press & Publications

Press & Publications

Welcome to our Press & Publications area!

JCC MetroWest is filled with story opportunities – from our children in our preschool, summer camps, after school program and more to our fitness center, senior center, and Jewish offerings.

Let us know what you are interested in and we'll direct you to the best place for a story!

Media Inquiries

Alan Feldman
Chief Executive Officer

Janet Rubin
Publicity Consultant

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Press Room

JCC MetroWest Press Room

Our Press Room will provide you with instant online access to the current happenings at JCC MetroWest. Please use any of the information and resources that you find here. If you are a member of the press, we invite you to add your name to our Press Contact list by clicking here. If you have any questions, please contact us!

Press Kit

Our Vision
JCC MetroWest's vision is to be the premier Jewish social, recreational, cultural and educational center that serves the entire MetroWest community and inspires every individual to explore the boundless potential of Judaism. We will be a welcoming Jewish neighborhood that links every Jew to the home, the community, and the rest of the Jewish world.

Our Mission

  • Enhance the mind, body and spirit of every individual at every age and stage of life through cutting-edge programs, quality services and state-of-the-art facilities.
  • Infuse Jewish values, culture and joy throughout our community.
  • Create Jewish experiences and build lasting Jewish memories.
  • Nurture commitment to Jewish learning and life choices.
  • Represent an entry-point into a community that accepts and respects diversity among Jews as well as people of all races, creeds, nationalities, abilities and disabilities.
  • Strengthen ties to Jewish institutions synagogues, Israel and Klal Yisrael.

Fact Sheet

Publications / Logos

Our publications listed here are created as PDF Files. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view PDF Files.

Program Guide

Fitness - Pool - Gym Schedules

Fact Sheet
Looking for some quick facts on the JCC - look no further!

JCC MetroWest Logos
To download using a PC, right-click on link and choose Save As.

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Media Contacts 

Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC
Ross Family Campus,
760 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052

Janet Rubin
Public Relations Consultant

Alan Feldman
Chief Executive Officer

News From New Jersey & National News

Jersey's Daily Paper

New Jersey Jewish News

Listing of All New Jersey publications

CNN National News

News From Israel & International

The Jerusalem Post

BBC International News

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JCC MetroWest In The News

JCC in West Orange starts program for special needs campers - See more at:

JCC in West Orange starts program for special needs campers - See more at:

•Jewish Life - It's a Global Celebration
The Star Ledger - Inside Jersey - December 1, 2013

•Galen Art Gallery - JCC MetroWest Calls For Entries For Art Show
West Orange Chronicle - November 14, 2013

•Special Programs - Mitzvah Moment's Program
New Jersey Jewish News (METRO WEST) - October 10, 2013

•Gaelen Center for the Arts - Author to Speak On Mother's Story
West Essex Tribune - October 3, 2013

•Gaelen Center for the Arts - Montclair Photographer Explores Her Family's History - August 23, 2013

•Special Needs Services - JCC MetroWest Launches One-Of-A-Kind Day Camp
 Livingston Patch - August 22, 2013

•Special Needs Services - JCC in West Orange starts program for special needs campers - August 19, 2013

•Center for Adult Enrichment - JCC marks decade of seniors' dining
 New Jersey Jewish News - July 24, 2013

•Gaelen Center for the Arts - JCC MetroWest opens renovated art gallery
 New Jersey Jewish News - July 3, 2013


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Awards & Honors

JCC MetroWest Awards and Honors 


Florence Melton Award for Outstanding Achievement, 2011
The JCC MetroWest Florence Melton Adult Mini-School is recognized for excellence.

Suburban Essex Best of Essex Readers’ Choice Award, 2011
JCC MetroWest Voted Best Gym/Community Center



New Jersey State Council on the Arts Citation of Excellence, 2010-11
Recognizing the JCC MetroWest Gaelen Center for the Arts

JCC Association of North America: Program and Practice Award, 2010
“Tuesday Shoppers”  Intergenerational Program – JCC MetroWest Special Needs Department


West Orange Business of the Year, 2008
An honor bestowed by the West Orange Chamber of Commerce

Recognition of Achievement Award from Florence Melton Adult Mini-School, 2008
To Rhonda Lillianthal, Director, JCC MetroWest Florence Melton Adult Mini-School

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Group Exercise

Group Exercise Schedule - pdfdescriptions

  • Registration opens 73 hours prior to the start of class.
  • Please register online at
  • If you can no longer attend a class you registered for, you must cancel your booking.
  • Booking cancellations must be made 24 hours prior to the start of class. If you fail to remove yourself with at least 24 hours notice, a warning will be issued. After three warnings, self-registrations priveleges will be suspended for 90-days.
  • In the event of a member cancellation, the first individual on the waiting list will automatically be notified.
  • If you do not show up for class but fail to remove yourself from the roster, you will be given a warning. After not attending three classes you have registered for, you will lose your self-registration privileges for a period of 90 days. Privileges will then be reinstated.
  • Due to the limited space in our classes, please refrain from signing up for back-to-back sessions and the same type of class on repetitive days. 
  • Please contact Fitness Reception at 973-530-3416 if you are having difficulty using Xpiron.

PLEASE NOTE: You MUST be on time for class, or your space will be given to a member on the Wait List.

Pool Schedule

For more information, contact the Aquatics Department at 973-530-3515 or

Gymnasium Schedule

Gymnasium Schdule - pdf

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Winter-Spring Program Guide


To download a copy of the Program Guide, click here.

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Summer Program Guide

To download a printable copy (12MB) of the Program Guide, click here.

Fifty/Sixty Plus


To download a printable copy (6.2MB) of this Program Guide, click here.

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Fall Program Guide


Right-click here to download a copy of
the Fall Program Guide.

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Program Guides

We're Going Green!

To read our Program Guides, please select a button at the right.

Ready to E-Register?

Know what classes and programs that you'd like to sign up for?

Then click here!

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    Adler Aphasia Center
  • Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC

    Ross Family Campus

    760 Northfield Avenue

    West Orange