Events for February 2011

Purim Party — Seniors (SQ)
Feb 23, 2011

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh’s AgeWell’s Adult Department is presenting a Purim Party with the Golden Strolling Strings on Wednesday, March 16, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in Levinson Hall in the Kaufmann Building, 5738 Forbes Avenue, Squirrel Hill. Purim will be celebrated with a Strolling Strings ensemble show and a…


OPEN 2/22/11 - Regular Hrs
Feb 22, 2011

JCC is OPEN and has regular hours today — February 22, 2011. Check back for class updates and notifications. For more information, please call the front desk at 412-521-8010 or email.…


92nd St Y — The Way Forward
Feb 17, 2011

Temple Sinai & JCC of Greater Pittsburgh present: "The Way Forward"A Live Broadcast from NY's 92nd Street Y Wednesday, March 2 • 8 pmArianna Huffington & Joseph E. StiglitzComplete Broadcast Series Schedule » Gather with friends, neighbors and colleagues for a remarkable broadcast from the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan — challenging,…


Shabbat Message
Feb 17, 2011

Rabbi Donni Aaron, JCC Jewish Educator January 21, 2011 What Judaism Has To Say About Health Health and Fitness (Part 3) — Smoking Having received an overwhelming response to my previous Shabbat Messages about health and fitness, I have begun to look more in depth at the …


Following Chelsea — Updates
Feb 15, 2011

New Following Chelsea blog posts, videos, photos and more! Click here to view…


2011 High School Musical
Feb 15, 2011

Philip Chosky Performing Arts ProgramRichard E. Rauh Senior High Musical 2011 Jill Machen, Director Musical Dates/Times Thursday, February 17 — 7:30 pm Saturday, February 19 — 8 pm Sunday, February 20 — 2 pm Wednesday, February 23 — 7:30 pm Thursday, February 24 — 7:30 pm Saturday, February 26 — 8 pm Sunday, February 27 — 2 pm Katz Performing…


2nd Annual Jack Morris Swim Meet
Feb 14, 2011

Sunday, February 20, 2 pm Ages 10 and under JCC Squirrel Hill Pool Join us for the second annual swim meet honoring the memory of beloved swim teacher and coach Jack Morris, called the “Zen Master of the pool” and the “Mister Rogers of the water.” Spearheaded by Dr. Sidney Busis,…


Story Starters
Feb 14, 2011

Story Starters Sunday, February 273:30-4:30 pm • ages 5-10 • $5/family Write and illustrate your own story with guidance from Kristen Keller, children's librarian. Art and writing supplies will be provided and each child will leave with his or her own book. For more information, contact Liza Baron at 412-521-8011 x241.…


American Hearth Month
Feb 14, 2011

Get the Gift of Heart Smarts and Share the Love! It's American Heart Month, people. Heart disease is still the number-one cause of death among women in this country, yet less than half of American women know their level of risk, let alone what lifestyle changes…


Got Shabbat? (SQ)
Feb 11, 2011

Got Shabbat? Join us for FREE family fun Saturday, February 12 • 4-5:30 pm For families with children ages eight and underLevinson Hall, Kaufmann Building • JCC, Squirrel Hill Magic Show with David Lawrence Havdalah with Rabbi Donni Aaron Craft projects Snacks Singing Advance registration requested. To register your family email Liza Baron. Save the date for more Got Shabbat…


Shabbat Message
Feb 11, 2011

Brian Schreiber, President and CEOFebruary 11, 2011 One of our five core agency values adopted in 2006 is, “Following the tradition of Abraham, we welcome individuals of all backgrounds, embracing their uniqueness and diversity under our communal tent.” This precept provides the philosophical underpinning to…


NEW Following Chelsea Photos
Feb 8, 2011

Click here to see NEW Following Chelsea photos, and watch Chelsea's progess.…


Temple Sinai Presents Live, Satellite Broadcasts from NY's 92nd Street Y
Feb 7, 2011

Temple Sinai Presents Live, SatelliteBroadcasts from NY's 92nd Street Y Gather with friends, neighbors and colleagues for remarkable broadcasts from the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan — challenging, enlightening and edifying "big screen" productions, not available on cable. From the heart of Squirrel Hill, you can watch, listen,…


Shabbat Message
Feb 4, 2011

Rabbi Mark Joel Mahler, Temple Emanuel of South HillsFebruary 4, 2011 If you build it, God will come; if you don't, God won'tSouth Hills Terumah, Exodus 25:1-27:19 “Do you ever have doubts about God?” One of my confirmation students asked me this question recently. I took her question seriously. I wanted to…


JCC Energy Transformation
Feb 3, 2011

Meet JCC members who are transforming their lives by losing weight, gaining strength and building a healthy lifestyle, supported and motivated by the experts and programs at the JCC. The first member to share her story is Kate Brennan, pictured below. Watch Video ________________________________________________________________ Start your own journey! Contact one…


AJM: A Painter's Legacy
Feb 3, 2011

American Jewish Museum presentsA Painter's Legacy The Students of Samuel RosenbergFebruary 7 - April 30 Click image for details …


AJM: A Painter's Legacy
Feb 3, 2011

American Jewish Museum presentsA Painter's Legacy The Students of Samuel RosenbergFebruary 7 - April 30 Click image for details …


Watch Chelsea's Progress
Feb 3, 2011

Follow JCC member Chelsea as she works to lose weight, gain strength, and build a healthy lifestyle. Watch____________The Beginning »2nd Chapter » Chelsea is working with JCC Personal Trainer Menachem Brodie and attends group exercise classes several times a week. You can share her journey through the "Following Chelsea" blog…


Fitness Tip: Doing it Right
Feb 2, 2011

Interested in picking up some tips or pointers to make your workouts healthier and more effective? Watch as Joe DeAntonis tells you how to "Do things Right" when you workout! Watch…


Wellness Calendar: February
Feb 2, 2011

Wellness Calendar: February, A Healthier HeartClick here to view…


Rockin' Body (SH)
Feb 1, 2011

Rockin' Body Mondays & Wednesdays • 7:30 pmFREE for all members! Join Joanna Schupp this February to experience a Rockin' Body workout! 30-minute Power Workout! This high-intensity, interval training class is designed to make you sweat and spike your heart rate with the use of your own body weight. With little equipment needed,…