Events for January 2012

Shabbat Prayer Decathlon
Jan 31, 2012

Shabbat Prayer Decathlon Saturday, February 11, 9:30 am-12 pmKaufmann Gym, JCC Squirrel Hill The JCC and Temple Sinai invite families with 4th, 5th and 6th grade students to join us for spiritual and physical explorations of our Shabbat morning prayers. It might be winter outside but it will be like summer camp…


You're Invited: Big Night '12
Jan 24, 2012

All Aboard JCC's Love BoatMarch 3, 2012 • 7:30 pm ______________________________ Big Night Passport EnclosedView Invitation ______________________________ Big Night: All Aboard JCC’s Love Boat will be the Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh’s sixth annual Big Night fundraising event, held at the Irene Kaufmann Building in Squirrel Hill. This Big…


Youth/Family Wellness Fair (SQ)
Jan 23, 2012

Youth and Family Wellness FairFREE and Open to All Sunday, January 291-4 pm, Kaufmann Gym Carnegie Science Center Venture Outdoors Interactive games on the JCC SportWall XerTrainer Youth fitness assessments Family yoga The Outdoor Classroom Hip Hop for all ages Hula hoops from Steel City Hoop Union Health and wellness vendor displays Membership specials Prizes, Giveaways, Games! Info: Marsha Mullen, 412-521-8011 x380…


Every Body Day! (SQ)
Jan 23, 2012

Activities Listings 8:15 am, Group Power Launch, Kaufmann Dance Studio 8:30-10 am, Biggest Mover Sign-up, Trainer's Desk 9-11 am, Try out our New Equipment, Cardio Deck 9:30 am, Group Kick Launch, Kaufmann Dance Studio 10-11 am, Family Gym, Kaufmann Gym 10 am-1 pm, Early Childhood Beach Party w/ Sand Table, Crafts & Prizes, Pool Lounge 11…


Birthday Open House (SH)
Jan 19, 2012

Birthday Activities, 2-4 pm FREE Gift Raffle for children under 12. Bring a non-perishable food item for the South Hills Interfaith Ministries Food Bank for an additional raffle ticket. Winners drawn at 3:30 pm in the Lobby. FREE Birthday cupcakes, popcorn and lemondae, Lobby FREE Scuba lessons for those ages…


Tu B'Shevat Shabbat Dinner
Jan 16, 2012

Celebrate Shabbat at the JCC Be a Hero for Trees: Tu B'Shevat Shabbat Dinner Friday, February 3, 5:30-7:30 pm$10/eater; children under 2 FREE Decorate your own superhero cape so you can protect trees from "villans"! Plus celebrate a festive Shabbat and eat a yummy dairy dinner with family and friends! Bring your own Kosher…


Shabbat Message
Jan 13, 2012

Brian Schreiber, JCC President and CEO January 13, 2012                                                  18 Tevet, 5772 Having just returned last week from Israel, I can't help but to reflect on one of our agency's core values—to foster meaningful connections to the land and people of Israel. We demonstrate…


Camps FREE Family Fun Nite
Jan 12, 2012

JCC All Camps FREE Family Fun Night NEW LOCATION! Carnegie Science Center's Highmark SportsWorks* Sunday, January 15, 6:30-9 pm Register for Camp and receive discounts on EKC, J&R, South Hills Day Camps, Performing Arts Camp, JCC Teen Travel Camp and Early Childhood Camps Wear your sneakers and get active with your JCC camp friends…


Fitness/Wellness Weekly Tip
Jan 12, 2012

Change Your Life for Good You swore this was the year you would stick to your resolutions, but that jumbo tin of popcorn and comfy couch are calling you every night! Join the club. About 40 percent of Americans make a vow on Jan. 1st- and …


UPDATE: Courtney's Countdown
Jan 12, 2012

Best Laid Plans January 12, 2012 So what were you doing last night at 3:11 am? Me? I was coming to the conclusion that one week into my official training plan, I am already off schedule. I have come to the realization that…


Shabbat Message
Jan 6, 2012

Rabbi Eli Seidman, Jewish Association on Aging January 6, 2012                                                          11 Tevet, 5772 Jacob’s Ethical Will Jewish Vayechi, Genesis 47:28-50:26 In my work with Sivitz Jewish Hospice, I often help patients review the events of their lives and pass along wisdom and advice to the…


AgeWell: Property Assessment
Jan 5, 2012

Join us at an informational meeting to learn more about the property assessment appeals process. Monday, January 9, 1:30 pmJCC, Squirrel HillLevinson Hall Officials will be on hand to answer questions about how to file an appeal. Sponsored by City Councilman Corey O'Connor and State Representative Dan Frankel. Info: Sybil Lieberman, 412-521-8011 x135…


NEW Fitness Equipment (SQ)
Jan 3, 2012

NEW Fitness Equipment, Coming in January 2012 There will over 25 pieces of new Cardio Equipment arriving at the JCC this January, as well as new belts for the treadmills that will be staying. New Equipment Features include touch screens, and the latest technology to ensure a smooth and effective workout.…