Events for January 2014

Richard E. Rauh Senior High School Musical: The Lucky Stiff
Jan 29, 2014

Don't miss the JCC's Senior High Musical directed by Jill Machen! The musical LUCKY STIFF is a zany, offbeat and very funny murder mystery farce complete with slamming doors, mistaken identities and six million bucks in diamonds. You won't want to miss out on this!  Show Dates:  Wednesday, February 19, 7:30 pm  Thursday, February 20, 7:30 pm Saturday, February…


Youth and Family Wellness Fair
Jan 29, 2014

February 9, 11 am-3 pmCome in from the cold for a fun day of hula hooping, Frisbee football, karate, Family Yoga and more. The JCC will be filled with activities and interesting educational stations for the whole family to participate in. FREE and open to the whole community All classes are held in the Kaufmann Dance Studio.  Class Schedule:  11…


Results of Indoor Triathlon!
Jan 27, 2014

Everyone had a wonderful time competing in our Indoor Triathlon yesterday. Here are the results:MenWomenTeamsRead about one member's experience at the event: "Just wanted to thank you for putting on such a great event this past weekend. I had a blast! ... I put up my race review on my blog today.…


Visit our NEW JCC Day Camps website!
Jan 23, 2014

Every child is unique. We have a summer for that!Plan your child’s unique summer at jccpghdaycamps.comCamps for every age and interest• Traditional—swim lessons and free swim, games, sports, arts & crafts, nature and more• Performing Arts—pre-professional program for young performers in acting, dance and voice• Specialty—Circus of the Kids, Minecraft,…


Special Member Appreciation Day: Friday, January 24
Jan 21, 2014

Special Member Appreciation DayFriday, January 24 Did the #PolarVortex have you cuddling under a warm blanket yesterday instead of coming to the JCC? If so, don't worry! You can still come in and warm up with a friend at the JCC. We're having a special warm up Member Appreciation Day FRIDAY so bring your…


Squirrel Hill Children, Youth and Family Events
Jan 16, 2014

For any questions: Meredith Brown  412-521-8011 x181 To register: Lauren Goldman 412-521-8011 x852Drivers EdCourse includes 30 hours of class time and six hours of driving instruction. Students must have a learner's permit before the last course date.Ages 15-18$399/member;$499/communityTuesdays, February 4-April 8, 6:30-9:30 pm in the Robinson…


Tu B’Shabbat Family Dinner (Squirrel Hill)
Jan 13, 2014

Tu B’Shabbat Family Dinner at the JCC in Squirrel HillFriday, January 17, 5:45-7:30 pmJoin the JCC and Jewish National Fund as we celebrate Tu B’Shevat and Shabbat with a special dinner and unique programming.$10/person; $14/ community; $36/ family of 4, JCC members. $48/community. Children under 2 are free. Registration is required by January 14.…


JCC All Camps FREE Family Fun Night
Jan 13, 2014

Free for All Families at Latitude 40Sunday, January 19 • 4:30-6:30 PM200 Quinn Drive • Pittsburgh, PA 15275 (Robinson)Join the JCC at Latitude 40 as we kick off our 2014 summer camp countdown!Unlimited games and bowling are only part of the excitement.Register for camp and receive discounts on EKC, J&R,…


South Hills Locker Room Renovation Update
Jan 10, 2014

Activity has started on the demolition of the old locker rooms as we begin the work to install all-new locker room facilities.  Swimmers, please note:  We have installed a shower on the pool deck (near the life guard’s chair) so you can rinse off after swimming.  We have installed additional hooks (and replaced the…


Shabbat Message January 10
Jan 10, 2014

Rabbi Sharyn Henry, Rodef Shalom CongregationJanuary 10, 2014                   9 Shevat, 5774Make a Joyful NoiseBeshalach, Exodus 13:17-17:16The public radio program “Radiolab” recently aired a story about a man expressing pure joy. The man, Aleksander Gamme, is an adventurer; the event happened on day 86 of his three-month trek to and from…


School's Cancelled? Have Fun with Us!
Jan 6, 2014

The JCC is OPEN during this extreme cold weather. During School Cancellations, we offer programs for children in Squirrel Hill and the South Hills.Squirrel Hill: Snow Day J Days: When schools are cancelled due to the weather, the JCC is OPEN! Gym time, art activities, swimming are all available at a moment’s notice.…


Coming Activities with My Baby & Me
Jan 2, 2014

For information about all My Baby and Me programs, please contact Lauren Bartholomae, Director, Family Life Department, 412-521-8011 x398Sunday Manic Motherhood: Sunday, January 5, at 11 am in Family Place.  Just like the bi-weekly Manic Motherhood program, but this Sunday edition focuses on working moms of infants and toddlers.  JCC membership is not necessary. …


South Hills Locker Room Renovation Starts Soon!
Jan 2, 2014

Great news: We are planning a complete renovation of the locker rooms in our facility.  The locker rooms are 15 years old and have reached the end of their useful life.  Work is scheduled to begin on January 6, 2014.  Here is some information to guide you through the construction period: ·         The renovation is expected to take…