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Welcome to Germantown Jewish Centre

Upcoming Events

Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 4:00pm

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Spotlight Event

GJC's Sizzlin' Summer Sampler!

A family-friendly community event for everyone.  All are welcome!

Sunday, August 9th from 4:00-7:00 PM 

We warmly welcome you to our family-friendly Summer Sampler! There are programs and events for every age, from a moonbounce to a poetry slam with Hazak (55+).  Whether you stop by to watch your young ones bounce with joy or stay until the end to enjoy ice cream and live music, we invite you to come and laugh, learn, sing, dance and build community with us!  Details under Upcoming Events!





GJC in the News

The Parent Trip with Rabbis Lewis & Goldman

Read the full article in the Inquirer



Who We Are

The Germantown Jewish Centre (GJC) has been the heart of the Jewish community in Northwest Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs for 75 years. We are a vibrant, pluralistic and egalitarian synagogue located in Mount Airy and committed to sustaining and strengthening Jewish life in greater Philadelphia.  Affiliated with the Conservative movement and receptive to the wisdom of many sources in Judaism...read more 

Featured Videos

Get a taste of Kol Zimrah, our monthly musical Friday night service featuring beautiful melodies and hand percussion. The service is followed by a festive wine & cheese oneg.

"Haman Goes Down (and the Jews Go Up)" A fresh new look at the story of Purim - Original rap by Kitah Vav (GJC Religious School's 6th grade class), in partnership with Bible Raps