News for December 2013

Squirrel Hill Children, Youth & Family Events
Dec 31, 2013

For any questions: Meredith Brown  412-521-8011 x 181 To register: Lauren Goldman 412-521-8011 x 852   Mad Science: Crazy Chemworks: Grades K-6 Wednesdays, January 8-January 29, 4:30-5:30 pmShake up a flask of fun in the JCC Science Lab! This hands-on and interactive program of chemistry for children is packed solid with cool reactions. Along with instructors from Mad…


Meet Dr. Scott Rosen, Clinical Director at ACPT at the JCC
Dec 24, 2013

Dr. Scott Rosen, Physical Therapist, is the clinical director at ACPT’s newest Squirrel Hill Office located in the Jewish Community Center. He earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Chatham University in Pittsburgh. Dr. Rosen, is a 1997 graduate from Chatham College and received a Bachelor of Science from…


Squirrel Hill Holiday Fitness Schedules
Dec 19, 2013

Squirrel Hill Holiday Fitness SchedulesDecember 22-28 Fitness ScheduleDecember 29-January 4 Fitness ScheduleJanuary 2014 Group Exercise Schedule Click here for full Holiday Schedule…


Mad Science: Crazy Chemworks (For Grades K-6)
Dec 18, 2013

Mad Science: Crazy Chemworks (For Grades K-6)Shake up a flask of fun in the JCC Science Lab! This hands-on and interactive program of chemistry for children is packed solid with cool reactions. Along with instructors from Mad Science, children will put on goggles and change liquid to solid and back…


Member Appreciation Day: Thursday, Dec. 19
Dec 17, 2013

Member Appreciation Day DecemberThursday, December 19Bring a friend for free • All exercise classes free for you and a friend!Raffle for TWO TICKETS TO THE MANOR THEATER$199 HOLIDAY DEAL:One month of Centerfit Platinum with towel service*30-minute Massage60-minute Personal Training session30-minute Nutrition Counseling session30-minute Private Swim LessonOne Spinning classOne Boot Camp…


NEW Group Exercise Class: GROUP ACTIVE
Dec 16, 2013

From the same company that has brought you Group Power, Group Kick and Group Centergy, the JCC is excited to introduce GROUP ACTIVE. This is one class that will deliver all the fitness training you need-cardio, strength, balance, and flexibility- in just one hour! Activate your life in only one…


Fame Jr. Middle School Musical
Dec 5, 2013

Philip Chosky Performing Arts Program presents:Fame JuniorJCC of Greater Pittsburgh Middle School MusicalWednesday, December 11 • 7 pmThursday, December 12 • 7 pmSaturday, December 14 • 8 pmSunday, December 15 • 2 pmSquirrel Hill JCC$8/Adult • $6/Student and SeniorCall 412 521-8011, ext. 852, for tickets…


NEW: Pickleball at the Squirrel Hill JCC!
Dec 5, 2013

COMING DECEMBER 17...PICKLEBALL:Part tennis, part badminton, and completely fun!Pickleball is the sport that's sweeping the nation; a simple paddle game played using a special perforated, slow-moving ball over a tennis-type net on a badminton-sized court. It's fun for all ages and can be played leisurely or competitively.No experience necessary!FREE…


An Evening with Mandy Patinkin & The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Dec 4, 2013

An Evening with Mandy Patinkin & The Pittsburgh Symphony OrchestraKnown for his award-winning roles on Broadway: Evita and Sunday in the Park with George and beloved for his characters from film and television, such as Inigo Montoya in The Princess Bride and Saul Berenson in Homeland, Mandy Patinkin joins the…


P90X: New Group Exercise Class
Dec 3, 2013

P90X at the JCC Have you tried the DVD In Home Fitness Program P90X? If so have you imagined what it would be like to be one of the extras working out right next to the trainer instead of your living room? Well now you can in our…


Mini Boot Camp: December 3-19, 2013
Dec 3, 2013

Mini Boot CampDecember 3-19, 2013Here’s your chance to work out the stress (and work off the food!) this holiday season and get a jump on your 2014 fitness goals! Join us for a mini-boot camp from December 3rd through the 19th, 6am to 6:45 am, on Tuesdays and…


Parshat Vayigash: The Seven R's of Repentance by Rabbi Donni Aaron
Dec 3, 2013

PARSHAT VAYIGASH  THE SEVEN R'S OF REPENTANCEBy Rabbi Donni Aaron  In this week’s Torah portion, Vayigash, Joseph reveals himself to his brothers, prompting the entire family to move to Egypt, where Joseph reunites with his father, Jacob. One specific passage in the text says:  "Please let your servant remain as a slave to my lord…


New Year, New Cardio Equipment at the Squirrel Hill JCC!
Dec 3, 2013

New Year - New Cardio Equipment!The JCC will be ringing in the New Year with new equipment in 2014New TreadmillsNew AMTNew EllipticalsNew Sci-Fit TrainerNew ExpressoIntroducing Jacob’s LadderJacobs Ladder provides the most efficient exercise for those serious about conditioning. Unlike most cardio machines, this patented treadmill climber utilizes low impact, high…