Events for September 2011

12 Weeks of Wellness
Sep 23, 2011

Lose 12 Pounds in 12 Weeks Mondays, September 26-December 12Noon or 8pm$120No fee for Personal Training clients who have purchased 12 or more sessions Join Personal Trainer and Wellness Coach Bonnie Livingston for this guided nutrition and lifestyle management course that will make slimming down fun. Nutrition education and guidance A support network and…


Fitness Contest
Sep 23, 2011

The Group Ex X FactorJCC Fitness Contest September 26-December 18 Win a 3-month Personal Training Package Get a FREE fitness assessment Take as many group ex classes as you can Write a 100-word essay by November 1, "Why Should the JCC Choose You?" The winner must be willing to share their personal fitness story on the…


Shabbat Message
Sep 23, 2011

Brian Schreiber, President and CEO September 23, 2011                                                                                      24 Elul,  5771 As we prepare for Rosh Hashanah and begin a new cycle of activities at the JCC, we take a moment to reflect on the year that was and look forward to the challenges and…


Get Over It: Marc Elliot
Sep 20, 2011

Get Over It!Everyone is Different Marc Elliot: Inspiring Tolerance Around the World October 9, 5:30 pmKatz Auditorium, JCC, Squirrel Hill Marc Elliot knows the importance of understanding people's differences. He was born with a rare disease that virutally left him no intestines and at age nine he developed a neurological disorder called Tourette's Syndrome.…


Shabbat Message
Sep 16, 2011

Mayda Roth, JCC Development Director September 16, 2011                                                              16 Elul, 5771 Ki Tavo, Portion of the Week This week’s Torah portion, Ki Tavo, summarizes the entire relationship between G-d and the people of Israel: You have affirmed this day that the Almighty is your G-d, that you will …


Member Appreciation Week is September 18-24
Sep 13, 2011

Join us for Member Appreciation Week * September 18-24 Bring a Friend for Free! * Free Group Ex Classes for You and Your Guest Free Personal Training Consults  Member Appreciation Week September 18-24 Daily Drawings for AWESOME Prizes: • Private Spin Party for you and 19…


Shabbat Message
Sep 9, 2011

Rabbi Martin William Shorr, Temple Hadar Israel, New Castle September 9, 2011                                                           10 Elul, 5771 Ki Tetze, 21:10-25:19 Matchmakers Must Remember Why They Do Their JobThis week’s Torah portion talks about divorce. There is a perception from those not knowledgable of Jewish law and tradition, believing divorce…


Amazing Journeys
Sep 7, 2011

Join us on our upcoming Amazing Journeys!Learn more Looking for an amazing journey this year? Well look no further! At Amazing Journeys, we believe that group travel for Jewish singles is about more than escaping your daily cares—it's about enhancing your life by viewing it through an always-fresh,…


Jewish Federation Centennial Display
Sep 7, 2011

Jewish Federation Centennial Display Opens at the JCC As the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh enters its 100th year of service to the community, the agency will honor its past with the unveiling of a 14-panel history display, to be on exhibit throughout the month…


Sports & Rec Child Calendar
Sep 5, 2011

Look What Your Child Can Do at the JCC! Squirrel Hill Early Childhood K-5 …


Labor Day - Group Ex
Sep 2, 2011

Labor Day Group Ex ScheduleMonday, September 5 Squirrel HillOpen 8am-2pm 9am, Spinning 9:15am, Group Kick 10:30am, Group Power NOTE: There will be no water exercise classes, Labor Day, Monday, September 5 ____________________________________________________________ South HillsOpen 8am-2pm Group Exercise Schedule 9:30am, Group Power, Judy/Tara 10:30am, Yoga mini session (30 mins), Tara SilverSneakers 10am, Cardio Circuit, Bonnie 11am, MSROM, Bonnie …


Labor Day Schedule
Sep 2, 2011

Labor Day Schedule/HoursMonday, September 5 Squirrel HillFitness open 8am-2pmNo senior lunch programRest of agency closed Group Exercise Schedule 9am, Spinning 9:15am, Group Kick 10:30am, Group Power NOTE: There will be no water exercise classes, Labor Day, Monday, September 5 ____________________________________________________________ South HillsOpen,  8am-2pm Group Exercise Schedule 9:30am, Group Power, Judy/Tara 10:30am, Yoga mini session (30 mins), Tara SilverSneakers 10am, Cardio Circuit, Bonnie 11am, MSROM,…


Shabbat Message
Sep 1, 2011

Rabbi Donni Aaron, JCC Jewish Educator September 2, 2011                                                                                3 Elul, 5771 It is that time of year again. We have now entered the month of Elul. Elul is the month in the Jewish calendar that comes before the month of Tishre, when we celebrate the…


Following Chelsea UPDATE!
Sep 1, 2011

The RACE, The Big One, & My First TriSunday, August 14 EDIT: Some people were asking me about the tri distance, and my time. I completed the Olympic/International Distance 1500m swim, 40K bike, 10K run. I finished in 3:48 (sloooowwwww BUT gives me …


Women Unchained
Sep 1, 2011

Women Unchained A Growing Problem: The get as a tool of abuse and what we can do about it as a community Sunday, September 11 • 8 pmJCC, Squirrel Hill • Levinson HallFREE and open to the community Shaare Torah presents Women Unchained, a documentary produced by Beverly Siegel Rieger, with a panel…


State Rep. Matt Smith
Sep 1, 2011

State Representative Matt Smith Wednesday, September 7 · 7-9 pmDid you know you can choose your energy supplier?Under a law that took effect in January, you can now choose the company that generates your electricity. Please join Rep. Smith and representatives from the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, Duquesne Light…


9/11 A Decade Later
Sep 1, 2011

92nd Street Y from Manhattan presents 9/11 A Decade Later: Lessons Learned and Future Challengeswith Donald Rumsfeld, Ari Fleischer, Michael Mukasey and Michael Medved Thursday, September 8 • 8 pm All seats general admission$15/seat at the door Full 92nd Street Y Broadcasts, Season 6 6:30 DinnerSmallman Street Deli dinner available. Please order from Temple Sinai…


Study Hebrew
Sep 1, 2011

Study Hebrew Start the new year taking a Hebrew/Ulpan class with the AJL. Reading, conversation and classical Hebrew. Evening classes at the AJL and JCC range from absolute beginner to advanced and are taught in an engaging and joyful manner. Classes begin the week of October 24 Once the Holidays are over, let's…