Shabbat candle lighting: 4:56pm

J Around Town

This program is currently on hiatus -- please stay tuned for details on upcoming virtual and socially distanced events.

J Around Town brings the JCC family experience directly to your community. Designed for children under 5, these fun and engaging drop-in programs feature interactive story time, songs, holiday celebrations, craft projects and more.  All events are free and open to all.  

For more information contact Sharon Seigel | 443.255.5846 |

Meet our J Around Town Professional Team:

Sharon Seigel
Senior Director of Outreach and Inclusion, brings many years of innovative experience to oversee the J Around Town program — including launching the DBJCC in 2013 and developing Hands on Holiday programming in libraries and bookstores.  She forged many valuable partnerships to bring programming to families at The Ivy Book Shop, Enoch Pratt Library, Foundry Row, Hunt Valley Towne Centre and more. 
Rachel Cohen
J Around Town Program Director, is also a familiar face to many DBJCC families from her role as Assistant Program Coordinator and Program Director of the DBJCC.  Rachel works closely with the team to deliver virtual and live programs both downtown and throughout the Baltimore community.

Linda Lapidus
A favorite DBJCC teacher and facilitator who now serves as J Baby Program Coordinator, is responsible for implementing classes and events to welcome families. Linda also supports the Outreach team in planning and implementing family programs.