• AJCC Schwarzbart Gallery -contributions will go towards establishing the gallery at the AJCC More

  • AJCC - home of the KJA, preschool, summer camps, community celebrations and lots more... More

  • Jewish Family Services - help, healing & caring services infused with Jewish values... More

  • AJCC Preschool - where children question, explore, experiment and play More

  • Summer means day camps for all ages, swim team, challenges & FUN! More

  • Jewish Community Archives - documenting the way we were More


WINTER FESTIVAL & HANUKKAH FUN

Sunday, December 11

3:00-4:30 p.m. — AJCC Gym

 

The Knoxville Jewish Alliance invites our community families and friends to join us at the Arnstein Jewish Community Center to prepare for and celebrate winter holidays. This event is made possible by our KJA donors. Multi-generational activities include:

 

  • Gift making for all winter holidays
  • Gift wrap making for all winter holidays
  • Multicultural songs and stories
  • Face painting
  • Build your own menorah
  • Dreidel spinning
  • Gelt (coin) toss games
  • Dress like a Maccabee (optional)
  • Donut decorating
  • Science table—painting with oils!

Toy Drive

Please bring a new toy to send to families affected by local fires.  We will have materials here to make cards and gift wrap for the families, and goodies to share with our fire fighter heroes.

Volunteers Needed

Contact Ally Wiener at wiener.ally@yahoo.com or

Margy Goldman at margy.goldman11@gmail.com


COLLECTION FOR VICTIMS OF TENNESSEE FIRES

 

Thank you for your FAST and GENEROUS response to our request for donations!

 

Our AJCC Preschool Students helped load the cars and all donations were delivered to those in need. 

 

We will continue collecting items through Monday, December 5.

 

Monetary donations can also be made by contacting the KJA office at 865-690-6343.

 

We are grateful to be part of such a kind, thoughtful and generous VOLUNTEER community!


Summer Fun at Milton Collins Day Camp

Coming Soon: Expanded programming for campers of all abilities


 

SNAPSHOT OF UPCOMING EVENTS

Dec

09

Noon - 1 p.m. - Knitting Circle - AJCC Orwitz Room

AJCC Orwitz Room 6800 Deane Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919

Dec

11

2:00 - 3:00 p.m. - KJA Annual Meeting - AJCC Orwitz Room

AJCC Orwitz Room 6800 Deane Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919

Dec

11

3:00 - 4:30 p.m. - Winter Festival - AJCC Gym

AJCC Gym 6800 Deane Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919

Dec

16

Noon - 1 p.m. - Knitting Circle - AJCC Orwitz Room

AJCC Orwitz Room 6800 Deane Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919


Congratulations to the AJCC Preschool
TN 3 Star Rating in all 7 Categories! 
The Star-Quality Child Care Program is a voluntary program that recognizes child care agencies who exceed minimum licensing standards.  These agencies can receive a rating of one, two, or three stars.
 
The AJCC Preschool received a 3-star rating in all 7 categories:
  1. Director Qualifications
  2. Professional Development
  3. Developmental Learning
  4. Parent/Family Involvement
  5. Ratio and Group Size
  6. Staff Compensation
  7. Program Assessment

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The Way We Were


  • 1996 Bridge group on front porch of home of Marcie and Bernie Silverstein.

    The Archives needs your photos ! Send your photographs (identifying who, what, when, where) to archives@jewishknoxville.org or contact the archivist at (865) 690-6343.

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    1996 Bridge group on front porch of home of Marcie and Bernie Silverstein.

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