SAVE THE DATE! The JBFC is pleased to share two upcoming events with our volunteer community:First, we are pleased to announce that our annual volunteer luncheon will take place on Friday, June 9in the JBFC Theater’s Jane Peck Gallery (on the second floor). All active education | more »
The JBFC is pleased to host world premieres for our Minds in Motion program participants this May and June! This spring, over 400 fourth grade students from PEARLS Hawthorne, School 5 Kahlil Gibran, and Casimir Pulaski in Yonkers; Church Street in White Plains; and Claremont | more »
The JBFC is pleased to host world premieres for all the fourth grade students that participated in Minds in Motion during the fall semester. The young animators will walk the red carpet, receive popcorn and juice, and see their stop-motion animation films premiere on the big | more »
The JBFC Education Department is pleased to announce the training dates for our Spring 2017 volunteer programs! The volunteer trainings will take place as follows:
See Hear Feel Film - Friday, January 20, 2017 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm.
Minds in Motion - Friday, January 27, 2017 from | more »
This past Tuesday, September 13th, the JBFC Theater welcomed students from the Minds in Motion animation program to Pleasantville for our Summer 2016 premiere. Students from all over Westchester county, including the Boys & Girls Club in Mt. Kisco, the Little School in | more »
The following is a heart-warming "thank you" note from one of this year's Minds in Motion students. Minds in Motion is a 12-week animation program that happens in classrooms throughout Westchester County. 100% of the participating schools, do so free of charge. Elian Tampus is in | more »
On Thursday, December 17, 2015, Mayor-elect, Richard Thomas of Mount Vernon visited the students at the Edward Williams School. It was delightful to experience the children's faces fill with awe and wonder when the Mayor-elect walked into their classroom. Everyone was surprised | more »
This Christmas-themedMinds in Motion animation was made by students at Church Street School.
Merry Christmas from the JBFC!
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In honor of Earth Day, check out this great animated film created by fourth grade students in our Minds in Motion program.