Club J

Club J offers childcare before and after school, as well as birthday parties and Parents Day Off.

The Club J youth lounge has dance floors complete with the coolest lighting and effects,  a library corner, arts and crafts area, 12-foot rock climbing wall, air hockey, an electronic media area for gaming, and much more!!  Just outside the door of Club J is the JCC playground for Club J kids to enjoy. Children are supervised by trained JCC staff at all times.

To sign up: Fill out a Registration Form.

Where is Club J? Club J is located on the school side of the building. You can bring your child directly to Club J (through the front door on the far right of the JCC building) or drop off your child at the JCC fitness center’s childcare room and our staff will walk them to Club J. Children arriving on the Los Gatos school bus will be met by JCC staff and escorted to Club J.

Schedule: Here’s the Club J calendar for 2018-19.

More information: Becca Durham, Club J and Birthday Party Lead, at [email protected] or 408.357.7497.


The JCC and Yavneh Day School run Club J’s before and after-school care program. This exciting partnership offers kids in kindergarten through 8th grade the opportunity to spend their before- school and after-school hours at Club J.

Childcare at Club J is open to everyone. You don’t have to be a JCC member to attend Club J!

Kids will enjoy outdoor time on the playground, indoor activities inside Club J, homework time, and snack time. Healthy snacks are provided.

Club J staff will also walk children to and from any JCC Recreation Activities that they have signed up for, such as dance, sports, swim lessons, or youth classes (as long as those recreation activities start earlier than 3:05pm or later than 3:40pm; the time between 3:05-3:40pm is busy in Club J, and we can’t take kids to outside activities during that time) .

When: 7:00-8:00am and 3:00-6:00pm daily (vacation days excepted; see our calendar). Please note: If you need extended care to start earlier on Wednesdays due to early release from school, please contact us at [email protected] or 408.357.7497.

Where: Club J youth lounge and playground at the JCC, 14855 Oka Road, Los Gatos.

Rates are $8/hour JCC members, $10 non-members (rates based on the child’s JCC membership status).
There is a 1-hour minimum for Club J. After one hour, you will be charged in 30-minute increments.

Schedule: Here’s the Club J calendar for 2018-19.

To sign up, please print a Registration Form.

Host your birthday party at Club J! You and your guests will enjoy the electronic media area for gaming, dance floors complete with the coolest lighting and effects, an area designated for art, bounce houses, a twelve foot rock climbing wall, and much more.

When: Saturday and Sundays, 11:00am-1:00pm, 1:00pm-3:00pm, and 3:00pm-5:00pm.

Rates: Full Center Member or Social Members: $400/ 2 hr party,  Non-Members: $450/ 2 hr party

For more information about scheduling birthday parties, see our birthday party page.

For kids in grades K-5.

Have the day off from school? Come hang out in the JCC’s youth lounge, Club J, for a fun-filled day of supervised activities. Full day (9:00am-3:30pm) and half-day (9:00am-12:30pm) options are available, as well as extended care (8:00-9:00am and 3:30-6:00pm).

Cost for a full day is $75 CM/SM, $97.50 NM. Extended care cost is $20 CM/SM per day or $25 NM per day, and covers 8:00-9:00am and 3:30-6:00pm.

We typically offer Mini Camps on dates when local schools are closed for a day or two. For upcoming dates and more information, contact Becca Durham at [email protected] or 408.357.7497.

CM = Full Center Member,  SM = Social Member, NM = Non-Member

Drop-in Childcare

You can work out at the JCC Fitness Center while your child, grades K-5, enjoys a fun couple of hours at Club J.

Days & Times: School Year Schedule

  • Monday- Friday 3:00pm-6:00pm 

Days & Times: Summer Schedule

  • Club J is not available for drop-in during the summertime.

Rates: Full Center Member or Social Member: $8/hr,  Non-Members: $10/hr. Rates are based on the child’s membership status (not the parent’s membership status).

Before your child attends Club J Extended Care for the first time, please print and sign a copy of the Club J Extended Care Parent Handbook to bring with them. You need to review and sign the handbook only once a year, the first time you use Club J.

All K-5 After-school Enrichment Programs at the JCC are made possible, in part, by a generous gift from Ron Cohn in memory of Edythe Cohn.