Events for October 2011

Senior High Musical Auditions (SQ)
Oct 31, 2011

JCC Teen Department and Philip Chosky Performing Arts Program Present Auditions, Richard E. Rauh Senior High Musical Wednesday, November 9, 7-9 pm Robinson Bldg. Room 156 Jill Machen, Director For more information, call 412-521-8011 x228.…


AgeWell Workshop (SH)
Oct 31, 2011

How to Build a Better Brain Monday, November 7, 2-3 pmJCC-South Hills, Social Hall FREE for members; sign up at the SilverSneakers table in the lobby It's never too late to boost your brain power and improve your memory. Learn simple, everyday strategies for strenghthening your brain and improving your mental wellness. Join the…


AgeWell Health/Wellness Fair
Oct 31, 2011

Health and Wellness Fair Thursday, November 3, 10 am-1 pmPanel Discussion, 1-2 pm More than 20 information tables, including different professionals from the medical community Flu shots from 10 am-1 pm provided by Lutheran Senior Life/American Healthcare Individual counseling on health plans with APPRISE, by appointment only—call 412-661-1438 to schedule. Screenings and Information Booths “Silent Witnesses”…


Member Survey
Oct 25, 2011

Take SurveyOctober 25-November 8 Dear Members, Last year, many of you responded to a “Benchmarking” survey, providing us with valuable input about how you experience the JCC. We took your ideas very seriously and in response to the survey, have been focusing on improving our communications…


Pittsburgh Day of Giving
Oct 19, 2011

What a turnout for the JCC to the opportunity from The Pittsburgh Foundation!  Response to the challenge for the 24-hour period of giving on October 4th raised $67,296 from 106 donors.  And…that does not yet include the match portion from The Pittsburgh Foundation which is expected to be more than…


Check Our Fall Mini Guides!
Oct 18, 2011

View our Fall Mini Guides Classes start October 30Basketball Travel Team Tryouts: October 23-26 Squirrel Hill  l  South Hills…


Fall Family Open House (SH)
Oct 18, 2011

JCC-South HillsSunday, October 23, 12:30-3:30 pmFREE and open to the community Join the Fun! Petting zoo (1:30–3:30 pm) Timed obstacle course for ages 2 and older: win a Giant Eagle gift card Free raffles, popcorn, lemonade and arts & crafts Mike the Balloon Guy Guided nature walks on the Scott Conservancy Trail Free hot…


Employment (SQ)
Oct 17, 2011

Administrative Event Planning Assistant for Big Night The Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh has a part time opening for an Administrative Event Planning Assistant at our Squirrel Hill location. The hours are primarily during the day, plus the night of the event.…


FREE Fall Fun Day (SQ)
Oct 17, 2011




Holiday Schedule: Oct. 19-21
Oct 17, 2011

Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah Wednesday, October 19, Close at 5pm Thursday, October 20, Closed Friday, October 21, Partial Opening* 5:30 am-6 pm(ECDC, Fitness Centers, Squirrel Hill: Clubhouse, Senior Programs) Complete Holiday Schedule…


Clubhouse/School's Out Fun Days
Oct 11, 2011

October Clubhouse Schedule and School’s Out Fun Days at the JCC October Fun Days Friday, October 14 - Trip to Trax Farms for a hayride and pumpkin picking Friday, October 21 - In-house If you are interested in sending your children to any of these fun days please …


Fitness/Wellness Weekly Tip
Oct 11, 2011

Healthy Eating for Busy FamiliesAmerica is getting fatter and Pennsylvania is helping to lead the way as one of the nation’s top 20 “Most obese” states. Our busy lifestyles encourage unhealthy eating habits, like eating on the run, and high/fat –…


Middle School Musical Auditions!
Oct 11, 2011

Auditions for the JCC Middle School Musicalgrades 5-8Sunday, October 16 • 1-4 pm and Tuesday, October 18 • 6:30-8:30 pm “Once Upon a Mattress”Kathy Wayne, Director ATTENDANCE AT BOTH AUDITIONS IS REQUIREDNo advanced preparation necessaryKatz Theatre, Robinson BuildingThere is no fee to auditionOpen to the communityFor more information, please contact Steven Lautman,412-521-8011,…


Register Now for Fall Basketball
Oct 11, 2011

Squirrel Hill The JCC is the Best Place for Basketball Fall Season Begins October 23 Register Now for JCC Fall Basketball Little Champs Super Hoopers: grades K-2, $120Sundays, November 6-February 12 Kindergarten, 1-2 pm Grade 1, 2-3 pm Grade 2, 3-4 pm Harry B. Davis Basketball Clinic: grades 3-8, $150Saturdays, November 5-February 18 Girls, grades 3-5, 1-2:15 pm Girls, grades…


Gateway to the Golden Years
Oct 11, 2011

Gateway to the Golden Years Featured speakers discuss financial and legal protections for emerging seniors and executors. Thursday, October 27, 7:30 pmJCC-South Hills Protecting Seniors during National Domestic Abuse Awareness Month Professionals offer the neweest ways to protect aging parents, family members and loved ones from becoming victims of physical, financial and emotional abuse. Hear…


Fall Family Open House (SH)
Oct 10, 2011

JCC-South HillsSunday, October 23, 12:30-3:30 pmFREE and open to the community Join the Fun! Petting zoo (1:30–3:30 pm) Timed obstacle course for ages 2 and older: win a Giant Eagle gift card Free raffles, popcorn, lemonade and arts & crafts Mike the Balloon Guy Guided nature walks on the Scott Conservancy Trail Free hot…