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West Penn Hospital Invites Veterans to Volunteer
Dec 18, 2014 in Articles

West Penn Hospital is calling on those who have served in the past to continue serving and helping others in need by volunteering two to eight hours per week as volunteer greeters, outpatient escorts and transporters beginning in January. Veterans, military personnel, family members and their friends and supporters are invited…


The New Chelyuskinites Artist Talk with Emily Newman
Dec 12, 2014 in Articles

A special invitation for a personal tour:The New Chelyuskinites Artist Talk with Emily NewmanMonday, December 221:20-2:00pmWe ’ll meet by the sinking shipJoin the artist for a discussion about her project, The New Chelyuskinites. The discussion will focus on observing and responding to the art, sharing opinions, insights and connections.…


The JCC Family Snow Ball
Dec 9, 2014 in Articles

Wednesday, December 245-7 pm • Levinson Hall$15/member; $18/communityThe JCC’s first ever family winter wonderland dinner dance for families with children 10 and under.  Come dressed in your very best!  Your favorite party music from DJ Steve Lebo of Party Time Productions will keep you on the dance floor all night…


SQ Indoor Triathlon
Dec 9, 2014 in Articles

JCC Squirrel Hill Annual Indoor TriathlonSunday, January 25, 2015Registration: 11:30 amStart time: Noon SwimKids and Older Adults: 250-yard swim (10 lengths)Adults: 500-yard swim (20 lengths)BikeKids and Older Adults: 2 milesAdults: 4 miles Run/WalkKids and Older Adults: 1 mile (15 laps)Adults: 2 miles (30 laps)For more information, contact Laurie Wood, Fitness Director, at…


Celebrate Chanukah at the JCC!
Dec 5, 2014 in Articles

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh is the place to be for Chanukah. The eight-day holiday, commemorating the re-dedication of the Jerusalem Temple by Judah the Maccabee around 164 B.C.E., begins at sundown on Tuesday, December 16, 2014. Click here for a complete listing of events taking place at the…


Chanukah at the JCC-South Hills
Nov 28, 2014 in Articles

 View PDFAnnual Mitzvah* MenorahHelp us make a child's holiday brighter, happier and more hopeful. Age-appropriate, new and unwrapped girfs may be donated and placed in the designated box in our lobby. Gifts will be taken to The Squirrel Hill Food Pantry (a program of Jewish Family and Children's Services) and…


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