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Basketball Season Kicks Off at the JCC
Sep 30, 2014 in Articles

The JCC is THE place for basketball! The JCC season kicks off with BasketBash on Sunday, October 12, from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Robinson Gym at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh, 5738 Darlington Road, Squirrel Hill. Admission is free and open to the community. Registration is suggested for…


South Hills Open House
Sep 16, 2014 in Articles

South Hills Fall Open House Sunday, September 21  12:30-3 pm  Open to the Community (Steelers at Carolina 8:30 pm) Join us for:Exercise class demonstrationsMembershiop and camp discountsPickleballMike the Balloon GuyObstacle course competition for children with prizesCrafts for childrenHotdogs & popcorn (while supplies last)Open and lane swim For more information, please contact Ann Haalman at 412-278-1782.…


Louise Silk: BubbeWisdom
Sep 11, 2014 in Articles

Coming this January to the American Jewish Museum            Louise Silk: BubbeWisdom Faith, Belief, PracticeJanuary 19-April 17, 2015 Using BubbeWisdom, I create art to inspire growth and learning that emphasizes process rather than the achievement of an outcome; moving beyond everyday triviality into a depth of spirit that enacts dignity…


Community-Wide High Holiday Children’s Services
Sep 4, 2014 in Articles

Community-Wide High Holiday Children’s Services at the JCCThe Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh, Temple Sinai and Tree of Life–Or L’Simcha have joined together to provide community-wide HighHolidays services for children up to age 6 and their families in the JCC’s Levinson Hall, in the Irene Kaufmann Building, 5738 Forbes…


SQ Fall Preview Week
Aug 22, 2014 in Articles

Look what you can do during the Fall Preview Week! Click here for a printable PDFFREE Classes all weekSpecial DiscountsBring a friend for FREE: Your friend gets a 7 day punch card. If your friend joins, you get 1 month free. Group Exercise:All classes FREEMassage:25% off massageDance:All classes FREE for you and…


JCC 119th Annual Meeting
Aug 13, 2014 in Articles

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 • 7 pmJCC Squirrel Hill • Levinson Hall • Open to the Community Welcome: Marc L. Brown, Chair of the BoardInstallation of OfficersPresentation of Volunteer AwardsRogal-Ruslander Leadership Award: Kenneth T. SegelIda & Samuel Latterman Volunteer Mitzvah Award: Beverly Block, Jennifer Jones and Lauren BaldelS. J. Noven…


July 24 - SQ Member Appreciation Day
Jul 18, 2014 in Articles




Community Briefing on Israel
Jul 14, 2014 in Articles

Please join us for a community briefing on the situation in Israel. Tuesday, July 15 7 PM  Jewish Community Center of Squirrel Hill  5738 Forbes Avenue, Levinson Hall We will hear from Israeli government representatives, local leadership who just returned from Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, and a Middle East security…


Squirrel HIll Building Without Water
Jul 11, 2014 in Articles

7/12/14 Update: The water issue is now resolved. We appreciate your patience over the last couple of days. And again, we apologize for any inconvenience that this may have caused. Have a wonderful weekend!_______________________________________________________________________7/11/14 Update: The JCC is continuing to experience problems with our water. Working restrooms and water fountains can be…


Strength Training for Triathletes
Jul 3, 2014 in Articles




Community Memorial for Slain Israeli Teens – July 2, 7 pm
Jul 1, 2014 in Articles

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has organized a Community Memorial Wednesday, July 2, 7 pm Jewish Community Center Squirrel Hill Express solidarity and stand in unity with the grieving families and the people of Israel. "May you be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem." -- Traditional words of comfort to…


Volunteers Wanted
Jun 19, 2014 in Articles

Please join the Squirrel Hill Urban Coalition (SHUC) using a "Love your Block" award from the City and Moving Lives of Kids Art Center (MLK Murals) in volunteer opportunities coming up very soon! Through a community planning process and with approval of the property owner we are creating a "welcoming" mural…


SQ Member Appreciation Day
Jun 11, 2014 in Articles




SQ 2014 Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program
Jun 11, 2014 in Articles




NEW Parkour Fitness Camp for ages 9-14
Jun 10, 2014 in Articles

Parkour Fitness Camp for ages 9-14August 11-15 • 9 AM-3:30 PMRun, jump, vault and climb! Taught by Andrew Obenreder,professional Parkour athlete and director of the PittsburghParkour Association, this camp will focus on fundamentalParkour movements, the importance of knowing your body,and learning Parkour as a method of training, discipline and aproblem-solving…


Prevention: The Language of Change
Jun 9, 2014 in Articles

Men Destined for Leadership - Free interactive discussion, open to the public: Wednesday, June 11, 7-9 pm JCC Katz Theater in the Robinson Building, 5738 Darlington Road, Squirrel HillIntimate Partner Violence used to be "a woman's issue." Now, it's "a man's issue."Join experts in medicine, social service, religion, law, advocacy,…


South Hills Running Club
May 30, 2014 in Articles

South Hills Summer Running ClubEverything outlined below for $25 and weekly guidance with track coach Dave! 2 or 3 group runs per week using various locations2 group 5k races (July 4 in Canonsburg, PA and August 9 in Brookline, PA)Train and run as a group at the Great Race on…


Discounted Youth Personal Training
May 27, 2014 in Articles

Discounted Youth Training SessionsBrandon Crooms, an athlete himself, specializes in working with young athletes. "I want to work with speed, agility, power, strength, coordination and balance, as well as injury prevention" says Brandon, who himself plays point guard for the Pittsburgh Bullets. The North Carolina native who just graduated with…


New Massage Therapists
May 21, 2014 in Articles

Please help us welcome two new massage therapists to the JCC! *Special Offer* 20% discount on Therapeutic massages with Chi-Chi or Crystal through June 15**Not valid with any other offer Chioma "Chi-Chi" NwadiaroMassage Types: Swedish, Trigger Point, Sports, Deep Tissue and Chair Hours: Sundays, 11 am-4 pmMondays, 4-8 pmWednesdays, 2-7 pm Crystal VolchkoMassage Types: Swedish,…


Clubhouse SPECIAL OFFER!
May 19, 2014 in Articles

Clubhouse provides the down time that kids need after a long day at school, as well as creative and fun activities and homework support in our nurturing, structured program. The program includes a diverse group of children who are able to learn from and grow with one another. For information: Meredith…