News for November 2013

When school is closed for winter weather, the JCC is open!
Nov 26, 2013

When school is closed for winter weather, the JCC is open! Snow Day J Days: For children in grades PreK (must be fully potty trained) to Grade 6 $30/child 7:30-4pm Robinson Building Aftercare: 4-6pm ( additional $12/child if they are not Clubhouse members) Kids will be…


J Days: Fun for Kids and Families in December
Nov 25, 2013

Squirrel Hill J Days: Fun for Kids and Families in DecemberPreK*-Grade 6 Each day includes free swim, sports of all sorts, arts & crafts and more. Have your child bring a dairy lunch, swim suit and towel every day. 9 am-4 pm In-House J Days: $55/day/child Field Trip J Days:…


New Squirrel Hill Dance Classes
Nov 22, 2013

Register by December 20 and receive a $20 discount for each class.Already a student? Bring a friend to class FREE Dec. 9-13At the JCC School of Dance, children learn to express themselves with joy in movement. Students gain poise, self-confidence and an appreciation for the art of dance while developing…


EKC Thanksgiving 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
Nov 22, 2013

EKC Thanksgiving 3 on 3 Basketball TournamentFriday, November 29, 2013Squirrel Hill JCC This event is FREE and is open to boys and girls in grades 5th - 8th Registration is required. Bring your own team (max 4 players) or sign up individually. Contact Adam Baron at 412-521-8011 x 250 for details…


Children, Youth & Family Programs (November-December) Squirrel Hill
Nov 20, 2013

For any questions: Meredith Brown 412-521-8011 x 181 To register: Lauren Goldman 412-521-8011 x 852 Family Concert with Sheldon Low Tuesday, December 24, 4-5:30 pm For one night only, join the newest face in Jewish Rock Music, Sheldon Low as he performs a special concert for our community. Families will sing, dance,…


Member Appreciation Day: Wednesday, November 20
Nov 18, 2013

Squirrel Hill Member Appreciation DayWednesday, November 20, 2013All exercise classes free for you and a friend!Raffle for a $50 GIANT EAGLE GIFT CARD $199 HOLIDAY DEAL: One month of Centerfit Platinum with towel service* 30-minute Massage 60-minute Personal Training session 30-minute Nutrition Counseling session 30-minute Private Swim Lesson One Spinning class…


Free P90x Demo Exercise Classes
Nov 13, 2013

Free P90x Demo Classes at the Squirrel Hill JCC!Thursday, November 14 from 6 – 7pm in the gymFriday, November 15 from 12-1 pm in the Robinson Dance StudioFree and open to all members! Come try our new high intensity Group Exercise class.Click here to visit the Group Exercise page for…


What is the Correct Spelling of Hanukah? by Rabbi Donni Aaron
Nov 13, 2013

What is the Correct Spelling of Hanukah?Around this time of year a few years ago, I was listening to NPR. They had a discussion about the holiday of Hanukkah and one of the topics discussed was the spelling of the holiday in English. It was fascinating to listen…


Physical Therapy at the Squirrel Hill JCC has arrived!
Nov 12, 2013

Physical Therapy at the Squirrel Hill JCC has arrived! If you have walked in through the lower level of the Center in the past two weeks you have noticed a few changes. Allegheny Chesapeake Physical Therapy this regionally well-known and respected group has moved into the former Personal trainer…


Upcoming Squirrel Hill Basketball Programs
Nov 12, 2013

Harry B Davis Clinic Saturday afternoons - Robinson Gym Last day to register is November 18Don’t miss out - register today! Contact Jeremy Kelley 412-521-8010 x249 JCC Winter Classic 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament Monday, December 23 Don’t spend your winter break sitting at home. Come…


New Squirrel Hill Fitness Programs: November 2013
Nov 11, 2013

Holiday Special Bundle Just For YOU! Get a jump on the Holidays with our Wellness bundle For only $199 ($249 value) you receive One month of Centerfit Platinum with towel service* 30-minute Massage 60-minute Personal Training session 30-minute Nutrition Counseling session 30-minute Private Swim Lesson One Spinning class One Boot Camp class First 25 get a free t-shirt, free water bottle Centerfit Platinum members…


Creative Movement Dance Instruction
Nov 8, 2013

Creative Movement Age 3 & 4 This is the perfect class for your young dancer. We focus on creative movement which builds on the necessary gross motor skills needed for primary dance instruction. We use fun, upbeat music to learn basic skills like hopping, skipping, jumping, galloping, and balance coordination. Students…


Squirrel Hill Children, Teen & Family Programs: November 2013
Nov 8, 2013

Upcoming Children, Youth & Family ProgramsNovember 2013 For any questions: Meredith Brown 412-521-8011 x 181 To register: Lauren Goldman lgoldman@jccpgh.org 412-521-8011 x 852 J Days (November 11)  When school is out, have fun with us! Each day includes a field trip, free swim, arts and crafts, sports of all sorts and more! 9am-4pm.…


Chanukah Programs at the Squirrel Hill JCC
Nov 6, 2013

Celebrate Chanukah with the Squirrel Hill JCC Nov 23-Dec 4Saturday, November 23 6-10 pmPreK-grade 6 Kids Nite Out Chanukah Choopla:Dinner, swimming, sports, a movie and Chanukah activities such as playing dreidel, creating marshmallow menorahs, competing in trivia games and going on an indoor scavenger hunt to find the missing menorah. $36; $31/Clubhouse…


Community Wide B’nai Mitzvah Program: Saturday, November 9, 2013
Nov 5, 2013

Community Wide Dinner and Discussion for all 6th and 7th Grade Families: Is God on YOUR Guest List? Saturday, November 9, 2013 JCC in Squirrel Hill - Levinson Hall 6 – 8:30 pm Be a part of the conversation! With Rabbi Jeff Salkin, author of the classic, Putting God On The…


Shabbat is Awesome: November 9, 2013
Nov 4, 2013

Shabbat is AwesomeSaturday, November 9, 2013Drop by any time between 1:30-4:30 pmJCC-Squirrel Hill5738 Forbes AvenueOur JCC is a wonderful place that is central to the Squirrel Hill Jewish Community. Our building is open each day and thousands of people walk through our doors annually.Shabbat at the JCC is a special…


JCC Big Night 2014 - Save the Date!
Nov 4, 2013

JCC Big Night: Game OnCelebrating Our Role in Children's LivesSave the Date:Saturday, March 8, 20147:30 pmSquirrel Hill JCCCo-Chairs: Sue Berman and Doug Kress & Ingrid and Eric SmigaAnnouncing the JCC’s 2014 Win-Win Annual Fundraising Event: Big Night 2014: Game On! Line up your game pieces for the Jewish Community Center…


South Hills Community Chanukah Workshop
Nov 1, 2013

Community Chanukah WorkshopSunday, November 24, 201312:30 - 3pmJCC South Hills345 Kane BoulevardFree and open to all!Lots of fun for the entire family!Chanukah songfest with Rabbis Alex Greenbaum, Mark Mahler, Jessica Locketz and Donni AaronPizza lunch while supplies lastMake your own usable ChanukiahMake your own Chanukah decorationsMake Chanukah gifts for family…