Educational, Cultural and Social Programming for Everyone


PO Box 282
9 Route 39 Sherman CT 06784

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What does the JCC in Sherman do? 

The JCC in Sherman is a gathering place for all members of the Sherman community and those from the surrounding area. Our programs are social, educational, and cultural in nature.

  • Do I have to be Jewish to become a member?

No. The JCC in Sherman serves all members of our community irrespective of age, race, religion, or gender.

  • How do I join?

You may become a member of the JCCS online, in person or download our membership form and mail with your check made our to JCC in Sherman PO Box 282 Sherman, CT 06784

  • Do I have to be a member to participate in programs?

While membership is NOT required to participate in programs and events, members receive discounted admission and registration for workshops, events, concerts, lectures and programs, as well as invitations to special member events, discounted rental rates and the opportunity to support the community. As a predominantly volunteer-run 501(c)(3) organization, we depend on the generosity of our members, donors, and supporters to maintain our facility and programs.

  • How long does my membership last?

JCCS membership runs on a calendar year from January to December.

  • Do you hold religious services at the JCCS?

The Jewish Community Center in Sherman is not a religious organization and does not hold services in our facility. Our organization was founded on the Jewish values of kindness, community service, inclusiveness and helping our neighbors. We do provide some programs that emphasize Jewish heritage and topics of interest.

  • How do I register for JCCS programs and events?

You may register for JCCS programs online or by calling 860-355-8050

  • What types of payment do you accept?

We accept checks, cash, and all major credit cards to include VISA, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. To register for programs and events online, please visit our online store at

  • Do you rent the facility?

Yes! Individuals, groups, event planners and caterers love our space. For more information on rental options, visit our facility rental page, email or call 860-355-8050.

  • Do you offer email updates?

Yes. The JCCS newsletter keeps our members and friends informed and engaged and often features offers special discounts and community information. To join our mailing list click here.