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Eat a lot. Save a lot. Give what you can!
Nov 26, 2014 in Articles

Thursday, November 278:15 am Group Power with Marsha9-10:30 am Turkey Burner Spin with Laurie Friday, November 286:15 am Group Kick with Mike 8 am Group Centergy with Evan9-10:30 am After the Turkey Burner Spin with Marsha9:15 am Group Active with Evan9:15 am Yoga Flow with Taya __________________________________________________________________  FREERefer a friend to the JCC and you will receive…


SQ Member Appreciation Day
Nov 17, 2014 in Articles

Squirrel Hill Member Appreciation DayThursday, November 20Don't miss out on Member Appreciation Day! We want to say thank you for being a part of the JCC's community.Free 5 minute massages from 4-6 pmFree Group Exercise classesBring a workout friend for freeYouth Personal Training*12 youth personal training sessions for $360; includes…


Thanksgiving Turkey Burner Workouts
Nov 13, 2014 in Articles

Turn turkey gravy into raw steel and burn off your holiday indulgences with one (OR MORE!) of these great workouts. Squirrel HillThursday, November 278:15 am Group Power with Marsha9-10:30 am Turkey Burner Spin with LaurieFriday, November 286:15 am Group Kick with Mike 8 am Group Centergy with Evan9-10:30 am After the Turkey Burner Spin with Marsha9:15 am Group Active…


A Conversation with Noted Scholar Benyamim Tsedaka
Nov 6, 2014 in Articles

Noted scholar visiting Pittsburgh to talk about Jews and Samaritans. A Conversation with Benyamim Tsedaka andDale LazarMonday, November 24, 2014, 7:00–8:30 PM, Levinson Hall, Kaufmann buildingFree and open to the public. Contact Melissa Hiller at 412-697-3231 with questions.  Benyamim Tsedaka, noted historian, author of The Israelite Samaritan Version of the Torah, and…


Louise Silk: Community Memory Quilt
Nov 6, 2014 in Articles

Louise Silk: BubbeWisdom is an exhibition this January at the JCC’s American Jewish Museum featuring Silk’s quilts and a children’s spiritual tent. Silk is also making a community memory quilt that will be included in the exhibit.  The memory quilt is made of bits of fabric that people give her. The…


Concussions Workshop
Oct 14, 2014 in Articles

Concussions in Youth Athletes WorkshopMonday, October 20, 7 pmRSVP to Marsha Mullen by October 17JCC Squirell Hill - Room 202View printable PDF…


JCC's Sunday Sampler
Oct 8, 2014 in Articles

Explore new interests, meet new friends and have exciting Sundays at the JCC! PREK-GRADE 21-2 pmBio Brainstorm with Carnegie ScienceJunior Rainbow Looming with the Learning ExpressZooming Zumba with Zumba on the Square GRADES 3-51-2 pmMaster Artists with Patrick SmithI've Got the Magic with Mike the  Balloon GuyMaster Yogis with Schoolhouse Yoga PREK-GRADE 22-3…


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