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South Hill's Senior Health and Fitness Day
May 18, 2015 in Articles

Join us in the lobby of the South Hill's JCC for a Fitness and Provider Fair on Thursday, May 28. We hope you will also take time to participate in one of our great exercise classes throughout the day.Several physician and chiropractic offices will be here to offer health screenings…


New Senior Director of Jewish Life at the JCC
May 14, 2015 in Articles

Rabbi Ron Symons Appointed New Senior Director of Jewish LifeThe Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh is pleased to announce that Rabbi Ronald B.B. Symons has been appointed to the new position of Senior Director of Jewish Life, effective July 1, 2015. The position will oversee key initiatives that enhance…


Squirrel Hill Member Appreciation Day
May 12, 2015 in Articles

Join us on Thursday, May 21, for Member Appreciation Day in Squirrel Hill! Please contact the Membership Office at 412-697-3522 or stop in for more information. Activites Include:Free Centerfit Platinum AccessFree Group Exercise ClassesFree 5-Minute Chair MasssagesMembership GiveawaysAsk a TrainerBring a Friend for Free …


South Hills Annual Dinner Dance
May 11, 2015 in Articles

Join us for the South Hills Jamboree at the JCCMonday, June 29 • 5:30-8:30 pm Pull on your boots, grab your Stetson and promenade down to the South Hills JCC gym for the liveliest dinner dance in town. We will be stepping and swaying to the sounds of live band Johnny…


Tikkun Leil Shavuot
May 11, 2015 in Articles

Saturday, May 23, 2015 ~ 6 Sivan 5775Tikkun Leil Shavuot, 10 pm - 1 am Join us for the 6th annual community-wide Tikkun Leil Shavuot program at the Jewish Community Center in Squirrel Hill. Free and open to the community! The evening features three hours of study, from 10 pm…


Junior Maccabi Games
Apr 29, 2015 in Articles

Join us for the JCC Junior Maccabi Games!Dance and Athletic Competition for Ages 10-12Saturday, May 16 • 1-5 pm This exciting program introduces boys and girls ages 10-12 to the magic of the JCC Maccabi Games, which take place every summer with Jewish athletes ages 13-16 from around the country. Competitions will…


New Cardio Equipment Has Arrived
Apr 28, 2015 in Articles

New cardio equipment has arrived at the JCC Squirrel Hill location. The JCC is committed to a schedule of upgrading the cardio equipment on a yearly basis so that members will continue to experience the newest and best equipment on the market.  For more information, please contact Laurie Wood at…


Partnership2Gether (P2G) Marathon Events
Apr 28, 2015 in Articles

Help the JCC celebrate with our Federation partners in a special program from the Partnership 2Gether (P2G) connection. The P2G has accomplished so much over two decades, enhancing the people-to-people connection between Pittsburgh and Israel. This year, Partnership2Gether is launching a year-long celebration of 20 years of Partnership with Karmiel…


Pickup and Drop off during Yom Ha’atzmaut
Apr 21, 2015 in Articles

On Thursday, April 23, the JCC will be hosting a community-wide celebration with the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh for Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day.  Please note the following restrictions due to this event: Beginning at 3 pm, Darlington Road will be closed from Wightman Road to Murray Avenue with the…


South Hills Pool Reopened!
Apr 17, 2015 in Articles

The South Hills JCC pool reopened Tuesday, April 21.  The pool had been closed while the following improvements were made:Replacement of Dectron system, which controls air temperature and humidity in the pool areaReplacement of boiler, which assists in control of pool water temperatureReplacement of all ceiling light fixtures with LED…


Poverty Simulation
Apr 17, 2015 in Articles

Do you have what it takes to survive a month in poverty?Monday, May 4, 6-8:30 pmLevinson Hall, JCC Squirrel Hill, 5738 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15217Several area organizations have joined forces to launch Circles East Liberty—which will use a nationally recognized, proven model to help families move out of poverty.…


Squirrel Hill's April Member Appreciation Day
Apr 13, 2015 in Articles

Don't miss Member Appreciation Day in Squirrel Hill! We want to say thank you for being part of our community. Sunday, April 19  Please enjoy: Bring-A-Friend for FREE FREE Group Exercise Classes 8:15-9:15 am: Group Power 9:30-10:30 am: Group Kick 11 am-Noon: Group Power FREE Centerift Platinum Access Relax in the sauna, the steam room or whirl…


South Hills Social Hall to Close for Renovations
Mar 27, 2015 in Articles

South Hills Social Hall to Close for RenovationsTuesday, April 14 to Saturday, April 18The flooring in the social hall will be replaced with a wood-look, rubber-based vinyl floor that will provide a more resilient surface for group exercise classes.All regularly scheduled SilverSneakers® and group exercise classes will be held in the…


SQ Member Appreciation Day
Mar 12, 2015 in Articles

Squirrel Hill Member Appreciation DaySunday, March 15Stop in the JCC on Sunday for Member Appreciation Day! Specials include: Kickoff for Spring Session classes FREE Group Exercise classesFREE 5 minute massagesBring a friend for FREEFREE Centerfit Platinum accessPersonal Trainer Q&A (10 am-2 pm)…


Adult Cultural Series: Musical Enjoyment
Mar 6, 2015 in Articles

Adult Cultural Series: An Evening of Musical EnjoymentAcademy Chamber EnsembleWarren Davidson and Leah Givelber, ViolinsDavid Sinclair, ViolaDr. Paige Riggs, Cello  Thursday, March 26 7-8:30 pmSocial Hall - Refreshments will be servedOpen to the Community  Please join us for an evening of chamber music featuring a Haydn string quartet, variations on a Russian folk…


March ReBoot with WYNK
Mar 2, 2015 in Articles

ReBoot with WYNKTuesdays, 7:30-8:30 pm8 weeks beginning March 10 Learn essential nutrition, fitness and self-care knowledge. Taught by licensed nutritionist MJ Costello and licensed behavioral counselor Kelly Havey-Jones, this 8-week program enables you to make sustainable behavior changes empowering you to reach your fitness and wellness goals. $135 …


Squirrel Hill Purim Carnival
Feb 13, 2015 in Articles

Please join us for the Snyder Family Under the Big Top Purim Carnival! Sunday, March 1, from 2-4 pmLIVE Reptile Show from 4:15-5 pmCome dressed as your favorite Circus Performer! New This Year: VIP Ticket Sales$2 off Unlimited Play bracelets*Skip the line! VIPs get early access into the Carnival at 1:45 pmTickets…


J Sundays at the JCC Squirrel Hill
Feb 12, 2015 in Articles

New! J Sundays at the JCCGrades K-8Bring your friends for a fun-filled afternoon you won't want to miss! We will decorate pillow cases, make friendship bracelets and decorate cookies. Sunday, March 81-2:30 pm$10/personRegistration required by 5 pm on Friday, March 6Questions: Meredith Brown - 412-697-3520Registration:Lauren Goldman - 412-697-3540Click here for other…


Squirrel Hill JCC Master Chefs
Feb 12, 2015 in Articles

JCC Master ChefsGrades K-6Kids will have a blast becoming Junior Chefs for the night. We will decorate chef hats, braid and decorate Challa, make parfaits and more during this fun filled night.Wednesday, March 46-7:30 pmOptional dinner: 6-6:30 pmActivities: 6:30-7:30 pm$10/person; $5 additional for dinnerRegistration required by 5 pm on Tuesday,…


Senior High School Musical
Feb 12, 2015 in Articles

Senior High School MusicalJCC Squirrel Hill: Katz Auditorium in the Robinson BuildingThe musical is a send-up of backstage murder mystery plots, set in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1959, and follows the fallout when the supremely untalented star of Robbin' Hood of the Old West is murdered during her opening night curtain…