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Downtown JCC

The DBJCC, located in the heart of Federal Hill, offers a colorful and welcoming indoor play space for your family. Your child will love exploring our playrooms, which feature age-appropriate sensory and dramatic-play experiences, clean toys and lots of space for your little one to move around. Try our Baby & Me classes, workshops, special holiday programs and neighborhood events. Or, rent our facility for your child's birthday party. 

The DBJCC is open to people of all faiths and backgrounds, proudly cultivating an inclusive space while connecting to a vibrant Jewish community. Our mission is to engage families with young children in a rich array of cultural, social, and educational programs within urban Baltimore that encourage people to participate in ways that are meaningful to them.

Membership Fees and Benefits

We now offer a monthly membership – join with no annual commitment! DBJCC family membership is only $10/month! Payment can be made by check, credit card, or online.

Be sure to inquire about our special group rate discount if you are a participant at Beth El @ Federal Hill or Fit4Mom Baltimore City!
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Downtown JCC Experiences

Baby & Me Classes
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Led by experienced and nurturing teachers, DBJCC parenting classes are designed to enhance and support your child’s sensory and gross motor development. We are here for your family as you travel through the infant, toddler and pre-K years, offering creative and stimulating opportunities for your child at each milestone.

Early registration is encouraged, as classes fill quickly. Please contact the DBJCC directly to find out about twin or sibling discounts.

Birthday Parties
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Why not celebrate your child’s next birthday in your family’s neighborhood play space? We can provide exclusive use of the DBJCC facilities on weekends.

Events & Workshops
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DBJCC’s workshops and special events are designed to enhance and support your life as a parent, and provide numerous opportunities to network with other parents of young children who live in the neighborhood.

X-treme Science Camp
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With the Science Guys of Baltimore

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2020 Camp Dates & Themes
July 13-17: Kitchen Chemistry
Melting, dissolving, yummy science! We'll use common household materials, some of which are edible, to learn about the science of edible ingredients! 

August 10-14: Crazy Chemistry
Potions, chemical reactions, and explosions! Each day we'll learn about measuring, mixing solutions, and the periodic table. Experiments include elephant toothpaste and slime! 

Age Group
Ages 4-7 years old

Monday–Friday | 9:00am-12:00pm

DBJCC in Federal Hill
1118 Light St, Baltimore MD, 21230

Member (DBJCC/JCC) - $180
Guest - $200

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