Reelabilities Film Festival! FREE Family Fun on Shabbat, Saturday, April 6th At the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan

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Date(s) - 04/06/2019
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan


ReelAbilities Film Festival is a festival dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with different abilities.


ReelAbilities R&R is wheelchair accessible, and our films have open captions. The JCC offers CART (live transcription) at every event and Audio Description for the visually impaired for every feature film and several short films.The festival catalog is available in Braille. If you require an accessibility accommodation, please contact us. For more information visit

Join the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan this Saturday, April 6th from 2 to 5 p.m. for our free R&R Shabbat afternoon — an incredible alternative to the typical New York Saturday! All are welcome for guaranteed family fun with our community, with lots of entertainment and delicious, nutritious snacks.

Programs this week include:
Art Project: Inclusion Arts; LEGOS & Sensory Station For All Kids; Inclusive Yoga for All Ages & EveryBody; NY Kids Project “Puppets! Friendship! Inclusion”; City of New York/Parks & Recreation Media Education; United Spinal Association: NYC Spinal’s Advocacy Task Force Presentation; Only Make Believe: Interactive theatre geared towards families; Reel Shorts: Dance + Performance Films; Heidi Latsky–Dance on Display; Assisted Technology (AT) Workshop; Writing Disability Panel; ReeelAbilities-themed Storytelling; Local Roots NYC Tasting; Achilles NYC: Yoga, cycling & physical workshops, The Actionplay Chorus and much, much, more!

R&R is free and open to the public; no registration is necessary. Click for more details and full weekly schedule: R&R programs run until April 6 this season.

About the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan

Together with its community, the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan creates opportunities for people to connect, grow, and learn within an ever-changing Jewish landscape. Located on 76th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, the JCC is a vibrant non-profit community center on the Upper West Side. The cornerstone of progressive programming in Manhattan, the JCC serves over 55,000 people annually through 1,200 programs each season that educate, inspire, and transform participants’ minds, bodies, and spirits. Since its inception, the JCC has been committed to serving the community by offering programs, classes, and events that reach beyond neighborhood boundaries, reaching people at all stages of their lives. Learn more at