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  • 1. PROGRAM GUIDESPRING 2011 SQUIRREL HILL RING” Text “SP to 94253 r ial Offe for SpecJewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh VOL. 8 NO. 2
  • 2. CONTENTS SUPPORT THE JCC You Can Make a Difference Philip Chosky, Herbert G. CONTENTSSPRING 2011 Feldman, Virginia Kaufman and After School Clubhouse . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 Charles Kaufman have made a AgeWell . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40 difference at the JCC. American Jewish Museum. . . . . . . . . . . . 38 Aquatics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 Phil Chosky, who died in Camps . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 January, founded Rosedale Centerfit Platinum. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Technical Institute in Pittsburgh Children and Teens . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 and the Electronic Institutes in Dance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35 Pittsburgh and Harrisburg. His Early Childhood . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 generosity supports The Philip Fitness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 Chosky Performing Arts Group Exercise . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 Program at the JCC and Beit K’hillah (Community) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Chosky/C.I.T. Housing at Emma My Baby and Me . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Personal Training. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 Kaufmann Camp, as well as Preschool Gym . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 many other Pittsburgh SilverSneakers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39 organizations. Special Needs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Sports and Rec . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33 Herb Feldman appointed his Travel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 friends David Rothbart and Wellness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37 Mary Zielinski, who are now Youth Fitness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 deceased, and Clara Verbin, to Youth Sports . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 act as Directors of his Hours . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Back page foundation. Mr. Feldman’s Membership rates . . . . . . . . . . JCCPGH.org legacy has been supporting the Thanks to our Sponsors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40 JCC Scholarship Fund since 2000 and this year will support capital improvements as well. Virginia Kaufman, who died in For More Information 2008, and Charles Kaufman, Membership Services who died in September 2010, 412-521-8011, ext. 534 were devoted siblings. Both membership@jccpgh.org included substantial bequests to the JCC as part of theirREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG Membership Sales 412-521-8011, ext.176 estate plans. Though they lived membership@jccpgh.org modestly, their estate gifts to the JCC are a lasting tribute of Financial Assistance Karen Clarke their generosity to the Center. 412-521-8011, ext. 224 Philip Chosky, Herbert G. Employment Feldman, Virginia Kaufman and Karen Kozel Charles Kaufman made a 412-521-8011, ext. 361 difference—a difference that Facility Rentals impacts what the JCC provides Stacey Gentile the community every day. 412-521-8011, ext. 341 For more information on how JCC Squirrel Hill 412-521-8010 you can make a difference, contact Mayda Roth, CFRE, TTY (hearing impaired) Director of Development, at 412-208-9102 412-521-8011, ext. 363 or JCC South Hills mroth@jccpgh.org. 412-278-19752
  • 3. JCCPGH.ORGTO LEARN ABOUT STAY CONNECTED SPRING 2011JCC MEMBERSHIP Follow ChelseaVISIT JCCPGH.ORG Follow JCC memberHow to create your online Chelsea as she works to lose weight, gainaccount: strength, and build a1. Go to JCCPGH.org and click the healthy lifestyle. Share “Members” link at the top of the page her journey through the next to the search box "Following Chelsea"2. Click “Create an Account” blog.3. Choose one of the three “Find Me” JCCPGH.org/page/followingchelsea options to locate your account and @followingchels via Twitter4. Create your user ID and password JCC Energy TransformationsHow to register for a program A series of video testimonials byonline: JCC members who are1. Search for programs by interest, age, transforming their lives, supported and group or department motivated by the experts and programs at the JCC.2. Log in to your account3. Select the person to register by JCCPGH.org/page/transformation changing “Buy For”4. Check out JCC Fitness Tips and Monthly Wellness CalendarQuestions? View monthly tips by JCC fitnessContact Membership experts.Services, 412-521-8011, JCCPGH.org/page/fitnessext. 534.Text “SPRING”to 94253 for CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONSpecial OfferJCC membership is open to everyone regardless ofrace, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability orsexual orientation. MISSIONThe JCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and STATEMENTdoes not unlawfully discriminate on the basis ofany status or condition protected by applicable The mission of the Jewish Communityfederal or state law. Center of Greater Pittsburgh is to enrich our community by cultivating an inclusive, dynamic environment built upon Jewish values, heritage and culture. We offer The Program Guide is published programs of excellence that span the life cycle and strengthen the physical, quarterly by the Jewish Community intellectual, and spiritual well-being of Center of Greater Pittsburgh, 5738 individuals and families from generation to Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217. generation. 3
  • 4. CENTERFIT PLATINUM The Best Place to RelaxSPRING 2011 JOIN TODAY FOR THESE BENEFITS Men and women can enjoy exclusive adults-only spa-style locker rooms and concierge services that provide serenity and comfort, as well as free exercise classes and discounted services: • ALL Group Exercise, Yoga, Spinning and Pilates classes are FREE • FREE Racquetball/Squash/Handball Court time • DISCOUNT of up to 10% off Personal Training Contracts • DISCOUNT on Massage up to 20% • Steam, sauna and whirlpool • Towel service, hair dryers and toiletries • Free coffee and tea Take a virtual tour of Centerfit Platinum at JCCPGH.org/page/centerfit_platinum NEW! STAFF RETREATS AT THE JCC The JCC is a convenient, versatile and unique facility for customizedREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG retreats. Re-energize your staff in a non-office setting by treating them to private fitness and wellness classes, a chance to relax in a whirlpool or sauna, play team sports, enjoy a meal or snack, and meet in private comfortable settings. We provide the facilities, services and staff to make your staff retreat a useful, enjoyable and enriching experience. Call Patti Sciulli at ext. 273 to help plan your Staff Retreat or for more in- formation.4
  • 5. CENTERFIT PLATINUM Couples Massage SPRING 2011 TO JOIN, CALL THE MEMBERSHIP OFFICE, Two massage therapists provide a EXT. 176, OR GO TO couple, mother and daughter, or two JCCPGH.ORG/PAGE/JOIN siblings or friends with individualized massages while the clients relax in each ALL Group Exercise classes are FREE other’s company. to Centerfit Platinum members, including yoga, Pilates and Spinning. Massage Fees Centerfit Platinum Members Half hour . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $25MASSAGE Full hour. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $50 10 half-hour coupons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $225SERVICES Half-hour table massage . . . . . . . . . . . . $20Call ext. 267 for an appointment. One-hour table massage . . . . . . . . . . . . $40Massage at Centerfit Platinum is a 10 half-hour table massage couponsrelaxing and rejuvenating experience, $180far removed from life’s fast-paced Couples massage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $110environment. Our facilities include three Now availablenewly renovated, private massage Hot Stone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $125rooms and a new coed massage room. Salt Scrub . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $75 Sugar Gloss . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $75Swedish Massage Mud Wrap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $75The most common form of massage,used to promote general relaxation, Guest Feesimprove circulation and ease everyday General Members . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $10aches and pains Community . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $15Sports Massage Mother-Daughter DaysA deep tissue massage using specific Enjoy Centerfit Platinum with yourstrokes to help athletes obtain mother, daughter or granddaughter.maximum performance and physical Children must be at least 13 years old.conditioning by increasing power, Sundaysendurance and mobility both before March 13, April 10, May 15 CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONand after an event or exercise 4-6 pm No feeTherapeutic MassageA combination of massage techniquesdesigned to help relieve chronic jointpain and benefit the skeletal/muscularsystem by improving circulation,increasing joint flexibility, promotingquicker healing of injured muscle tissue,and improving posture and bodymechanicsBasic Table MassageTraditional Men’s Centerfit Platinumrubdown increases circulation andpromotes relaxation 5
  • 6. K’HILLAH (COMMUNITY) Jewish values guide and enrich the JCC. Passover Crash CourseSPRING 2011 Underlying the JCC’s vitality are core for Parents Jewish tenets transcending generations, Learn everything you need to know to epitomized by the story of Abraham and make your Passover experience Sarah’s tent. In the story, Abraham so meaningful and memorable for your values welcoming guests that he entire family. Special emphasis on how interrupts G-d to greet three strangers, to engage your children in the Passover invite them in and offer refreshment. Seder. Creative ideas in how to create a The JCC strives to build a culture that in- family friendly Seder. Make your corporates this Biblical philosophy, wel- Passover engaging, compelling and coming each person entering our interesting! Recipes will also be shared. facilities. Focused on what transpires Sundays every day inside our “tent,” the JCC as- April 3 and 10 pires to be a center of learning, joy, 3-4:30 pm growth and respect for diversity regard- No fee; free babysitting available less of how or whether one worships. Room 204 PROGRAMS WITH Workshops for Interfaith RABBI DONNI Couples AARON Join other interfaith couples and a rabbi in an open, inclusive environment, For the listed programs, please RSVP to designed to help couples where one Rabbi Donni Aaron at daaron@jccpgh.org partner in the relationship is Jewish and or call ext. 215. one partner is of another faith. Examine topics such as identity, child-raising, Pajama Havdalah and Shira celebrating holidays and interaction B’Tzibur (singing Israeli songs) with other families and the community. Come in your pajamas to a Shabbat Discuss various options for how to play goodbye party. Smell the spices, watch out Judaism in your relationship and the candle shine, sing and munch on family. Strengthen your communication cookies and milk. We will have an Israeli and visioning skills that support your music sing-along with our Community relationship as challenges surface. Shlichah Leehee Kanne. Mondays Saturday, March 26 March 28, April 4, April 11 4-5:30 pmREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG 7-8 pm No fee No fee; free babysitting available Levinson B Room 202 Raising a Jewish Family Coffee, Tea and Snacks with Explore basic Jewish principles and the Rabbi discuss how to get your family involved Whether you are a coffee or tea drinker, in Judaism. The class will address such or just someone who wants to shmooze topics as Shabbat, holidays, life cycle with a Rabbi, you are welcome to come events, bedtime rituals, Bible stories and and join Rabbi Donni Aaron, Jewish ethics in an open and welcoming Educator of the JCC. environment. No prior knowledge is necessary. Tuesdays, 9:30 am March 15-May 24 Saturdays No fee; no need to register March 19, March 26, April 2 Room 202 3-4 pm No fee; free babysitting available Room 3076
  • 7. K’HILLAH (COMMUNITY) Israel and the Arts with SPRING 2011 Rabbi Donni Aaron Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278 Meet with Rabbi Donni Aaron for a class about Israel through different artistic media such as photography and poetry. 2nd Tuesday of the month 1-2 pm, Room 202 No fee HOLIDAYS AND CELEBRATIONS Shabbat Shabbat is observed from sundown Friday until Saturday night. Shabbat is a day of rest and spiritual enrichment. To sanctify the Sabbath, we say a blessing over wine and eat a special braided egg bread, challah. Shabbat is welcomed every Friday with celebrations by the Early Childhood Development Center, Clubhouse and AgeWell’s Independent Adult Services Department.Hekhsher TzedekWhat does it mean to eat ethically? It is Got Shabbat?about appreciating the fundamental Great Shabbat-related program for youunity of the ethical and ritual and your little ones. Learn, celebrate,dimensions of Jewish law as they relate craft and snack with us!to kashrut, and working to ensure thatwe safeguard that unity. The hekhsher Saturday, April 9tzedek will indicate that a kosher 4 pm, Levinson Hall CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONproduct was made in compliance with a Free and open to the community.set of social justice criteria, in keepingwith the teachings of the Jewish faith. Family Shabbat DinnerCome and learn more about this Celebrate Shabbat with food, songs andfascinating development in Jewish law. Rabbi Donni will be on hand with herSunday, April 10 shiny blue guitar. Dinner will be served2-3 pm at 6:15 pm.No fee; free babysitting available Friday, March 11Room 204 Friday, May 13 5:45 pmCurrent Events Class $12/adult; $5/child age 2 and olderCall Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. JCC members onlyHear guest rabbis discuss politics, bothdomestic and international, led by RabbiDonni Aaron.Fridays10:30-11:30 amRoom 307No fee 7
  • 8. K’HILLAH (COMMUNITY) Pesach (Passover)SPRING 2011 SANDY AND EDGAR SNYDER April 18-26 FAMILY PURIM CARNIVAL Pesach commemorates the deliverance Call Liza Baron, ext. 241. of the Jewish people from slavery in Egypt and the birth of an independent Join us for the BIGGEST indoor fun day and free people. It is also known as Chag at the JCC. Climb Shushan Mountain, HaMatzot (the feast of unleavened play water games at the Purim Pool bread) in remembrance of the time Party, jump into Mordechai’s Castle, when the children of Israel left Egypt so and enjoy snacks at Vashti’s Food hurriedly there was no time for the Court. dough to rise. We celebrate with a Sunday, March 20 festive, ritual meal called a seder. 2-4 pm Play-all-day bracelet: $10 Passover Palooza Tickets: 4 for $1 Enjoy tasting a selection of Passover wines followed by a multi-generational mock seder led by Rabbi Donni Aaron Purim (meal included). Sponsored by the JCC’s Sunday, March 20 Early Childhood, My Baby and Me, Purim derives its name from the word Children, Teens and Family and Adult “Pur,” meaning lot. It recalls the lots that departments. Haman, Prime Minister of Persia, cast to determine the most favorable month Thursday, April 7 and day for the execution of the Jews of 5-6 pm: Wine Tasting Persia. This diabolical scheme was foiled 6-7:30 pm: Seder by the intervention of the Persian $12/adult; $5/child age 3+ queen, Esther, and her uncle, Mordecai, Free for children age 2 and under who were both Jewish. Purim is a Register by March 30 festival of joy, and young and old dress up in costumes to celebrate. The story of Purim, called the Megillah, is read in the CULTURE, TRAVEL synagogue. Purim noisemakers, called AND EVENTS "groggers" are used to drown out the name of Haman whenever his name is American Jewish Museum mentioned in the story. It is a tradition The American Jewish Museum explores on Purim to send baskets of fruits, baked Jewish art with programs that facilitateREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG goods and candy to our friends, relatives dialogue about art, philosophy and and those in need. culture. See page 38 for information about current exhibits. Purim Party with the Golden Strolling Strings PJ Library Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278 This program is open to any family in the Pittsburgh Community that self- Celebrate with the Golden Strolling identifies as Jewish and has a child Strings Ensemble and a delicious dinner. between the ages of 6 months and 5½ Wednesday, March 16 years. Enrollment is FREE. Each 5:30-7:30 pm participating child will receive a high $12/60+; $15/age 59 and under quality Jewish children’s book or CD every month, through age five. To sign up your child go to http://www.pjlibrary.org/.8
  • 9. TRAVELAmazing Journeys TRIPS FOR SPRING 2011The JCC and Amazing Journeys offer JEWISH SINGLESvacations for Jewish singles and adults. (20s-50s) Contact Bill Cartiff, (412) 278-4184, ext.Agency for Jewish Learning 242, or bcartiff@jccpgh.org.Conversational, classical and prayerbook www.amazingjourneys.netHebrew evening classes are held at theJCC and range from absolute beginnerto advanced. There is an intensive ulpan Costa Ricain May/June. For more information or to For Jewish singles in their 30s, 40s andregister call Nira Lion: 412-521-1101, 50s. An eco-tour for adventurousext. 3202. travelersUlpan April 7-17, 2011Sunday, May 22, 10 am-noonMonday, May 23, Tuesday, May 24,Thursday, May 26, Wednesday, June 1, Mediterranean Cruise to Israel,Thursday, June 2 Greece and Turkey6-9 pm For Jewish singles in their 30s, 40s and$180 50s. Pre-cruise in Athens and post- cruise in IsraelJCC Maccabi Games® and May 6-16, 2011JCC Maccabi ArtsFestThe JCC holds tryouts and sends teens British Isles Cruiseto the games and ArtsFest each year. For Jewish singles in their 30s, 40s and 50s. Ireland, Scotland, Wales andJewish Sports Hall of Fame England.The Jewish Sports Hall of Fame raises August 4-16, 2011funds to support Jewish-related sportsprograms in Western Pennsylvania and End of Summer Party Cruise toIsrael and honors high achieving Jewishathletes. Bermuda For Jewish singles in their 20s, 30s and 40s. Five nights of blissful tropical fun CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONPittsburgh Jewish aboard Royal Caribbean’s remarkableMusic Festival resort at sea, Explorer of the Seas.Praised as "one of the highest quality August 27-September 1, 2011concert series in town" (PittsburghTribune-Review), the Pittsburgh JewishMusic Festival features acclaimed guest French Polynesiaand local artists in innovative and For Jewish singles in their 30s, 40s andthematic programs. Join us for another 50s. Paradise to the extreme! Join us onmemorable concert as part of the this 10-night luxury cruise aboard theFestivals eighth annual season! More deluxe m/s Paul Gauguin. Bora Bora,information about programs and tickets Tahiti, Tuamotus and much more,at www.pjmf.net and ProArtsTickets including roundtrip air from Los412-394-3353. Angeles.Thursday, June 2 October 19-30, 20117:30 pmAgnes and Joseph KatzPerforming Arts Center 9
  • 10. EARLY CHILDHOODSPRING 2011 ANNABELLE RUBINSTEIN • Chalav u’ Dvash Hebrew language instruction and Judaics EARLY CHILDHOOD programming DEVELOPMENT CENTER • Escorts to extracurricular JCC classes Children grow and thrive in a such as dance and sports program enriched with language, • Amazing Afternoons and Science and reading, math, science, art, music and Math Afternoons enrichment fun. We believe that discovery and play are young children’s most important “work,” preparing them for the academic Comprehensive and Flexible and life challenges ahead. Programming ECDC is a preschool with before- and Our Facility after-school extended day options, enrichment classes and summer camps ECDC is housed in a dedicated wing of for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old.REGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG the JCC, a beautiful, fully secured We offer a wide range of scheduling modern facility with indoor heated choices from 7 am-6 pm every weekday. pools, a full-size gymnasium, and an • Infants: Full-time care, 6 weeks enclosed outdoor playground: through 14 months old MARCI LYNN BERNSTEIN • Tots: Full- and part-time options for 14 PLAYGROUND months through 2 years • Toddlers: Full- and part-time options Our Program for 2-year-olds • The Creative Curriculum® • Preschoolers: Full- and part-time provides developmentally options for 3- and 4-year-olds appropriate play-based learning. • An Ethical Start® curriculum, based on BOOKEN FAMILY the classic Jewish text, Pirkei Avot (Ethics of Our Fathers), teaches KABBALAT SHABBAT universal values. Celebrated every Friday during the school year: 10:30 am • Instruction in swimming, music and phys ed Friday, March 18 Grandparent Shabbat and Purim Performance, Katz Theater10
  • 11. EARLY CHILDHOODOur Staff Scholastic Book Fair SPRING 2011The ECDC staff are caring educators with All proceeds go the Early Childhooddecades of professional experience. We Development Center.support ongoing training and maintain Monday, March 21the highest standards in early childhoodeducation.All staff are trained in emergency proce- ECDC SUMMERdures, pediatric first aid and pediatric CAMPS: AGES 2-5CPR and participate in annual manda-tory PA Key training. Session I: June 20-July 15 Session II: July 18-August 12JCC specialists teach our aquatics andphys ed classes. ECDC is visited by a Campers thrive in a safe and structuredchild therapist from Jewish Family & environment with a good balance of in-Children’s Service. door and outdoor activities such as swimming, nature, music, arts & crafts, gym and outdoor play. Camp-wide ac-PROGRAMS tivities are connected to weekly themes and special guests. Parents can choose aAmazing Afternoons: age 4 variety of scheduling options.We explore a different theme—such as Camp K’Ton Ton: age 2Our City, Children Around the World Two, three, or five days a weekand My Amazing Body—each month 9-11 am, 11:30 am-12:30 pm, 9 am-3 pmwith classes, field trips and visitors Before camp: 7-9 amrelated to each theme. After camp: 3-6 pmMondays, Wednesdays and Fridays Camp Yeladim: ages 3-51-3 pm Five days a weekClass is full; inquire for Fall 2011. 9 am-1 pm 9 am-3 pmScience and Math Afternoons: Before camp: 7-9 amage 4 After camp: 3-6 pmWe explore numbers, animals, maps, thesolar system, the earth, chemistry, For more information, please callmachines and navigation. These topics Kelly Gable-LaBelle, 412-521-8011, ext. 209. CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONare made exciting with books, classroomprojects and hands-on fun. EDWARD AND ROSE BERMANTuesdays and Thursdays DIRECTOR1-3 pm To schedule a tour or to register, pleaseClass is full; inquire for Fall 2011. call Jennifer Wright, Registrar, 412-521-8011, ext. 375.Jardin Dulcito: age 3 Major funding for Early Childhood programming is“Sweet little garden” Spanish program. provided by the Pittsburgh Jewish Pre-Your child will learn basic greetings, Kindergarten Educational Improvement Foundation of the Jewish Federation of Greaternumbers, colors, basic commands, fun Pittsburgh and Keystone STARS/PA Early Learningsongs and games. Y mucho mas! Keys to Quality. Additional support is provided by Massey Charitable Trust as well as funding fromTuesdays and Thursdays the Ginsberg Family Fund for Childrens Programs,Through June 2 the Miriam and Paul Kossis Early Childhood1:30-2:30 pm Equipment Replacement Fund, the Marilyn KramerFee pro-rated Memorial Fund and the Mark Allen Robinson Day Care Center Endowment Fund. An Ethical Start® School 11
  • 12. MY BABY & ME Contact Miriam Abramovich, ext. 398, or Manic MotherhoodSPRING 2011 mabramovich@jccpgh.org Discussion group for moms. Bring your My Baby and Me programs are open to new baby! families with children age four and Wednesdays , 1-2 pm under. Drop-in programs are held in April 6, 13, 27 Family Place unless otherwise noted. Bagel Factory, Squirrel Hill Advance registration is required for all No fee; open to the community classes and special events. Class fees are non-refundable. Manic Toddlerhood Join us to chat about the challenges and FREE DROP-IN joys of parenting a toddler. A child GROUPS development specialist will answer questions about behavior, development Family Place Open Playtime and the transition from infancy to Mondays-Thursdays toddlerhood. 8:30 am-9:30 pm Wednesdays, 11:15 am Fridays: 8:30 am-5:30 pm Through March 30, May 4-25 Saturdays: 1-6:30 pm Family Place Sundays: 8:30 am-5:30 pm No fee; open to the community JCC members only VISIT THE JUSTIN MARK LIBRARY CECILE GOLDBERG LEVINE Baby Play: FAMILY GYM age 3-14 months Call Kelly Young, ext. 220. Singing, rhyming, movement and finger Parents and their preschoolers plays. ages 1 to 5 participate in play activities using indoor playground equipment or Tuesdays, 10 am and 11 am the outdoor playground in nice weather. No fee; open to the community Sundays, 10-11:30 am, Kaufmann Gym No fee; members only Story Time: ages 14-36 months Enjoy singing, reading, rhyming, Open Swim for Families movement and a craft. Facilitated by children’s librarian Kristen Keller. Call ext. 276.REGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG These times are ideal for meeting up Thursdays, 11:30 am with friends at the pool. No fee; JCC members only Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10-10:30 am PJ Library Story Time No fee; JCC members only We read a selection from the PJ Library and then get crafty based on a theme from the book. CLASSES Thursdays, 11:30 am Abrakadoodle Twoosy April 7, May 5, June 2 No fee; open to the community Doodlers: ages 18-36 months Children explore art through play, using safe art materials. Fee includes all Shabbat Shalom materials and frames. Celebrate the arrival of Shabbat with Room 204 songs, blessings, challah and juice. Thursdays Fridays, 11:15 am March 24-April 28 No fee; JCC members only 10 am $90/member; $105/community12
  • 13. MY BABY & MEKindermusik Village: Hickory, EVENTS SPRING 2011Dickory, Tickle and Bounceand Rhythm of My Day Manic ParenthoodNewborn to 1½ years. Learn how music Does parenting sometimes make youcan help your little one soothe herself feel manic? Us too! Pediatricians willand how to incorporate relaxation speak with us about common parentingtechniques from class into your routines issues. Children are welcome to attend.at home. Home materials include a Dr Jane Breck: Toddlers A-Zliterature book, baby’s journal, CD and Wednesday, April 13, 5:30 pmart banners Free and open to the community1) Mondays, 11:30 amThrough May 9 Got Shabbat?2) Sundays, 9:30 am Great Shabbat related program for youThrough May 15 and your little ones. Learn, celebrate,Fee pro-rated craft and snack with us! Saturday, April 9 4 pm, Levinson HallKindermusik Our Time: Free and open to the community.Fiddle-dee-deeAges 1½ to 3½ years. With a stringinstrument emphasis in the music from Family Shabbat Dinnerclass, you can bring home the violin, Celebrate Shabbat with food, songs andcello, and orchestra sounds to help your Rabbi Donni will be on hand with hertoddler stay an engaged learner at shiny blue guitar. Dinner will be servedhome, too. Home materials include 2 at 6:15 pm.story books, activity book, 2 CDs, Dog Friday, March 11House Carry Box, and a pair of Friday, May 13fiddlesticks. 5:45 pm1) Mondays, 9:30 am $12/adult; $5/child age 2 and older2) Mondays, 10:30 am JCC members onlyThrough May 93) Sundays, 10:30 am Passover PaloozaThrough May 15 Enjoy tasting a selection of Passover CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONFee pro-rated wines from Pinsker’s followed by a multi-generational mock seder led by Rabbi Donni Aaron (meal included).Go Go Gross Motor Sponsored by the JCC’s Early Childhood,Play-based gross motor education; each My Baby and Me, Children, Teens andclass will have a theme. Work with balls, Family and Adult departments.blocks and scarves to improve balance, Thursday, April 7strength and coordination. This class is 5-6 pm: Wine Tastingdesigned for toddlers and a grown-up. 6-7:30 pm: SederInstructor: Kelly Young. $12/adult; $5/child age 3+April 27-June 1 Free for children age 2 and under10:15-11 am Register by March 30$60; JCC members only 13
  • 14. J&R DAY CAMPSPRING 2011 J&R Day Camp: age 3-grade 5 J&R Stepping Stones Half-Day Call Liza Baron, Director, ext. 241. Camp: ages 3 and 4 Session 1: June 20-July 15 Monday-Friday, 9 am-1 pm Session 2: July 18-August 12 Session I only: $755 4 weeks: $1,200 The Stepping Stones program is a devel- opmentally appropriate, half-day campREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG 8 weeks: $2,300 Add-on weeks: $300 (Session 2 only) at the JCC’s 100-acre Family Park in Mon- roeville. Children take a dedicated bus J&R Day Camp provides children with an with seat belts and bus counselors to enriching summer filled with sports, arts, and from the JCC in Squirrel Hill. They nature, Judaics, cookouts, swimming, follow a schedule that is suitable for ropes course, biking, tennis and more. young children. Campers are in groups Children participate in age-appropriate of 10 to 12 with a senior counselor, a jun- activities with qualified, professional su- ior counselor and a counselor-in-training pervisory staff and talented, caring and are part of our Pre-Kindergarten counselors, many of whom came to J&R Unit, Karmiel. as campers themselves. At J&R we pro- mote an environment of respect, coop- eration and caring where children can BURSTIN FAMILY discover new interests and talents every day. Fee includes lunch and bus trans- KARMIEL UNIT A program of J&R Day Camp portation.14
  • 15. NOAR/BOGRIMNoar/Bogrim Travel Camp:grades 6-9 Transportation Transportation to and from the Family SPRING 2011 Park is included and available fromCall Liza Baron, ext. 241. central locations. Upon registration, weSession 1: June 20-July 15 will provide you with a list of options toSession 2: July 18-August 12 choose from. Camp counselors from$1,375/session Noar and Bogrim as well as J&R Day$2,650/both sessions Camp provide supervision to campersCampers enjoy time with friends while on the buses every day. Central locationbuilding new relationships, gaining in- pickups are between 8:30 and 9 am and CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONdependence and becoming part of a dropoffs are between 4 and 4:30 pm.team. Day trips include Linsly Outdoor The Big TripCenter for high adventure on the high During the third week of each session,ropes course and Emma Kaufmann Noar/Bogrim campers embark on a 5-Camp in Morgantown, WV, as well as day Big Trip out of town. Each getawaySandcastle, Kennywood and Pittsburgh includes travel by coach buses andPirates baseball games. overnight accommodations in JewishSixth- and seventh-graders are grouped Community Centers. All meals areseparately from eighth- and ninth- provided, with most dietary needs beinggraders, with careful attention paid to met (kosher, vegetarian). Counselorsleadership development and individual contact parents the night before eachgrowth. trip to answer questions and help prepare the camper to be away from home. Campers call home at least one time during the five-day getaway. This summer our trips will include visits to Club Getaway in Connecticut, Baltimore andMajor funding for JCC camps is provided by The Philadelphia.Philip Chosky Charitable and EducationalFoundation, Massey Charitable Trust, the Morrisand Fannie Skilken Foundation and The Edith L.Trees Charitable Trust. 15
  • 16. PERFORMING ARTS CAMPSPRING 2011 PHILIP CHOSKY PERFORMING Drama Theater games as well as drama and ARTS PROGRAM vocal exercises help campers learn to Call Kathy Wayne, ext. 273. express themselves. We experience theater “up close” through workshops June 20-July 15 with professionals from the Pittsburgh Grades 4-9 theater community. Workshops may Monday-Friday • 9 am-3:30 pm include: Acting for the Camera, Stage Robinson Building Combat, Make-up, Shakespeare and $1,200 (Lunch included) more. Performance dates: July 14-15 Dance At Performing Arts Camp, children of all Through the study of technique and abilities explore creative interests, im- choreography, campers learn how to prove their level of arts competency and break down a complicated routine into gain self confidence. Performing Arts manageable steps. They gain flexibility, Camp gathers the campers into a unified strength and stamina, explore variousREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG company of performing artists—a group dance styles, and learn how to survive a where teamwork and cooperation are dance audition—a must for school rewarded by the sound of applause. musicals. There’s time to swim, participate in Musical Theater Production sports, and just relax. But unlike tradi- Campers participate in an all-camp tional camps, our focus is the arts—how production at the conclusion of the different disciplines complement each session. We experience the special other, and how we each have a valuable camaraderie and energy that builds with contribution to make. the unfolding of a performance. We provide a well-balanced kosher In addition, campers have the lunch and snack each day. opportunity to learn about the backstage components of theater Music production, including set construction Campers work on the development of and lighting, as well as sound design musical skills and learn musical theater and operation. repertoire in a fun group setting. Major funding for JCC camps is provided by The Philip Campers showcase their expanded vocal Chosky Charitable and Educational Foundation, Massey skills in the final musical production. Charitable Trust, the Morris and Fannie Skilken Foundation and The Edith L. Trees Charitable Trust.16
  • 17. EMMA KAUFMANN CAMP SPRING 2011Contact Stephanie Buzza, EKC ACTIVITIESext. 318, or sbuzza@jccpgh.org. • New Aquatics CenterEKC, the JCC’s resident overnight camp, • Archeryis situated along Cheat Lake in Morgan-town, West Virginia, providing opportu- • Arts & Craftsnities for a myriad of sports and • Basketballrecreational activities on land and water. • The BlobEKC camping programs, with an empha- • Canoeing/Kayakingsis on Jewish values, are for kids entering • Chinuch (Judaics)grades 2 through 10. One- to eight-weeksessions include First Experience and • CIT/Israel ExperienceSpecialty Camps • Climbing Tower • Drama CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSION2011 session dates • Heated Pool4 Weeks: June 19 -July 15 • Horseback Riding3 Weeks: July 17-August 7 • Israeli Culture2 Weeks: June 19-July 1 • Lacrosse1 Week: August 8-14 • Maccabi Color War • Mountain & BMX Biking • Pottery • The Rave • Shabbat • Singing • Soccer • TennisMajor funding for JCC summer camps is provided • Teva (Nature)in part by The Philip Chosky Performing ArtsProgram, the Jewish Federation of Greater • TubingPittsburgh, Massey Charitable Trust, Morris & • Water SkiingFannie Skilken Family Foundation and the Edith L.Trees Charitable Trust. • Zip Line 17
  • 18. SPECIALTY CAMPS Call Kelly Young, ext. 220. JULY 25-29SPRING 2011 Based at the JCC in Squirrel Hill, Tennis: grades 1-5 Specialty Camps run from 9 am- 3:30 pm. Campers receive four hours of Learn tennis skills from 2011 USTA specialty time, as well as recreational Allegheny Mountains Tennis swim and activity time. Lunch is Professional of the Year Mark Haffner. included and after-camp care is Please drop off your camper at the available. Allderdice tennis courts. $275 JULY 18-22 Tennis: grades 1-8 Mad Science Molecules, Reactions and Concoctions: Learn tennis skills from 2011 USTA Allegheny Mountains Tennis grades 1-5 Professional of the Year Mark Haffner. Campers learn to swirl, pour and mix like Please drop off your camper at the a scientist! Check out the colors of Allderdice tennis courts. chemistry with the power of pH paper and create a stopper-popping reaction! $275 $300 Mad Science Cells, Chemistry and Crime: grades 1-5 Avant Garde Art Camp: Learn about the human body. Campers grades 1-5 will listen to their hearts, build models Experience a different art movement of their lungs and muscles, and observe each day from Post-Impressionism and life-like replicas of real organs. Cubism to Abstract Expressionism; then create a wide variety of artwork with $300 artist and instructor Emily Dunn. $275 Kids TV Movie Camp: grades 4-8 Kids TV Movie Camp on Jewish Learn the art of media production by writing scripts; making story boards; and Israeli Themes: grades 4-8 designing sets, costumes, props and Produce your own television program make-up; act in front of the camera and on a Jewish or Israeli theme. Television use a video camera. Parents are required release form required.REGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG to sign a television release form when $350 registering. $350 AUGUST 1-5 Golf: grades 1-6 Layers Mixed Media Camp: Learn golf with First Tee of Pittsburgh grades 1-5 instructors. Campers must be dropped Artist Emily Dunn will teach campers to off at Schenley Park Golf Club. create artwork on themes that surround $300 their everyday existence. Journal out of brown paper bags, collage self portraits and more. Floor Hockey: grades 1-5 Learn the fundamentals of hockey $275 through daily games and training sessions. Campers must provide their own safety equipment; we provide hockey sticks. Instructor Mark Haffner is a certified coach with years of experience. $27518
  • 19. SPECIALTY CAMPS SPRING 2011Fine Arts Camp: grades 6-8 Fun n Fit: grades 3-6Learn the elements of drawing and We’ll put the fun into exercise with apainting through still life, figure variety of different activities, fromdrawing, plein air painting, and abstract organized sports to yoga and more.expressionism with artist Emily Dunn. $275$275 USA Professional Karate:Mad Science Moon, Stars and grades 1-8Beyond: grades 1-5 Learn self-defense techniques and self- CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONExplore the farthest reaches of our solar discipline with George Mowod and hissystem and create a lunar eclipse in this black belt instructors from the USA“mad” planetary tour! Campers will build Professional Karate Studio. No uniform isand take home Kepler’s Cube, a fun and required and beginners are welcome.educational 3-D solar system puzzle. (Minimum of 10 kids required)$300 $275AUGUST 8-12 Public Art Camp: grades 6-8Mad Science presents Animals, Campers will design and change theEnergy and Robots: grades 1-5 face of newspaper racks in the community with artist Emily Dunn.Learn about robots, green energysources, Newton’s three laws of motion $275and much more; build your own RobotHand and explore renewable andnonrenewable resources for powergeneration.$300 19
  • 20. SPECIAL NEEDS Call Liza Baron, ext. 241. Teen After-School CenterSPRING 2011 The JCC serves individuals with special Teens and young adults ages 13-21 with needs by mainstreaming them into special needs can come to the JCC after regular JCC programs such as day camp school for a variety of activities as well as providing programs dedicated including sports, cooking, community to their needs. We encourage every service and swimming. This includes interested person with a disability to focused one-on-one attention to each participate. participant’s growth and development of life skills. EARL LATTERMAN FAMILY September-June J.S.S.N. (JEWISH SINGLES $1,020/one day a week $1,700/two days a week SUPPORT NETWORK) $2,035/three days a week A social group for young adults, ages 20 $2,445/four days a week and up, with mild to moderate $2,715/five days a week developmental disabilities. This group Fee pro-rated for students joining the meets weekly for programming program mid-year. meetings overseen by a staff advisor and enjoys programs they have developed. Gesher Program at Emma Kaufmann Camp Contact Adam Baron, VIOLET AND JOSEPH SOFFER 412-278-4184, ext. 209, or FOUNDATION AND FAMILY abaron@jccpgh.org. SPECIAL OLYMPICS The Gesher program serves high- Call Ellen McBride, 412-731-6185. functioning teens with special needs. Gesher participants engage in their Individualized training for Special favorite camp activities such as ropes Olympics. Special Olympics is for anyone course, water-tubing and horseback over age 8 with cognitive delays. Please riding. Campers learn teamwork, call for start dates. independence and Jewish identity. Basketball Interaction with other campers and Sundays integration into activities with groups of 11:45 am-1 pm all ages is a focal point of our program. No fee The Gesher Program is supported in part by The Edith L. Trees Charitable Trust.REGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG Swimming Tuesdays 5-6 pm No fee The Special Needs Department is supported in part by a grant from the Herman and Rebecca Fineberg Fund for Exceptional People with additional support from the Edna and Larry Abelson Fund for Special Needs, the Raymond and Elizabeth Bloch Educational and Charitable Foundation, the Ralph Davidson Special Needs Fund, the Zola Hirsch Fund for Special Needs and the Robert Spiegel Memorial Endowment Fund.20
  • 21. AFTER SCHOOL SPRING 2011CLUBHOUSE TransportationAFTER-SCHOOL Transportation is typically provided by your child’s school. Please contact thePROGRAM school directly and fill out a “PM dropGrades Pre-K-6 off” form.Call Jayme Vertullo, ext. 852.The JCC Clubhouse combines top- Membershipquality facilities with trained, caring, JCC membership is required to becomecreative staff. We offer a wide variety of a “member” of Clubhouse. Scholarshipsstimulating activities in our tournament- are available for those who qualify. Forsize gyms, heated indoor swimming more information about scholarships,pools and in our various clubs. Children please contact the Membership Office at CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONare grouped into age-appropriate 412-521-8011, ext. 534.homerooms.Each day children are met at their buses, For more information and to register:escorted to their homerooms, given ahealthy snack including fruits and veg- Contact Jayme Vertullo at 412-521-8011,etables, assisted with homework, and ext. 852, or jvertullo@jccpgh.orgthen provided with a variety of activity Clubhouse is supported in part by the Masseychoices. Monthly snack calendars, club Charitable Trust and the Weiner Family Foundationschedules and newsletters are available, with additional funding from the Curtis & Joelle Krasik and Scott & Laurie Krasik After School Careso that both you and your child are well- Fund.informed.Clubhouse focuses on nurturing theemotional, physical and social well-being of each child. We provide variousactivities such as organized gym games,age-appropriate art projects, cooking,free swim, pen pals, recycling and boardgames galore. We visit the library, cele-brate Shabbat every week and havemonthly birthday celebrations to recog-nize each child’s special day. 21
  • 22. CHILDREN & TEENS BIRTHDAY PARTIES Create Your Own Party: ages 4-10SPRING 2011 Call us and we’ll make the Call Rachel Altoff, ext. 228. arrangements. Examples: bead party, Let the JCC take care of your child’s flower fairy party, bug party, royalty for birthday party. Our staff enthusiastically a day and tropical beach party. leads your party from beginning to end. $325 and up You book it, arrive and enjoy! We play with and entertain the children. The Dance Party: ages 4-7 price includes juice, paper goods, set-up Learn new dance games and enjoy old and clean-up, balloons, kosher cake and favorites. Don’t forget your dancing staff supervision. The base price is for 15 shoes! children including the birthday child. $275 Each additional participant: $15. Superstar Sports Party: ages 7-10 Wiffleball, kickball, soccer, hockey, relay FUN DAYS races and more. Counselors lead you Grades PreK-6 and your friends in a day of play. Call Rachel Altoff, ext. 228. $275 We offer exciting field trips and in-house Games Galore: ages 4-6 programs for days when elementary A sports party for the younger set. schools are closed. Please send a dairy Parachute play, Mr. Fox, Red Light/Green (vegetarian) lunch, swimsuit and towel Light and Duck Duck Goose. every day. $275 9 am-4 pm $65/child; $60/sibling and Clubhouse Swim Party: ages 4-10 members Open swim time, games and relay races in our beautiful indoor pool. Party can $15 discount if you register by 5 pm of be held at the Family Park outdoor pool the previous day . during the summer. Fun at the JCC $275 Daily activities include sports, trips to the park (weather permitting) and library, Awesome Arts & Crafts Party: art, games and swimming. ages 4-10 Projects may include “wearable art,” sand March14-18, 21-25, 28 art and tie-dying. Choose the theme and April 18, 20-22, 26 we’ll come up with a creative party. May 27REGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG June 9, 10, 13-17 $300 Before and After Care Creative Cooking Party: ages 4-10 7:30-9 am: no charge Become a “chef” for the day. Learn easy 4-6 pm: $12 (no charge for Clubhouse and fun recipes and then taste-test members) them with your friends! Fun Days are subject to cancellation if $300 enrollment requirements are not met. You Spa Party: ages 8-10 will be notified of a cancellation the Pamper yourself with homemade face evening before. masks, manicures and pedicures. $30022
  • 23. CHILDREN & TEENSPROGRAMS SPRING 2011Call Rachel Altoff, ext. 228. SANDY AND EDGAR SNYDERKids Nite Out: grades PreK-7 FAMILY PURIM CARNIVALEnjoy a Saturday night out while your Call Liza Baron, ext. 241.child has fun with us. Our program Join us for the BIGGEST indoor fun dayincludes dinner along with sports, arts & at the JCC. Climb Shushan Mountain,crafts, swimming and a movie. Children play water games at the Purim Poolwill be grouped according to age for the Party, jump into Mordechai’s Castle,evening’s activities. Meet in Room 202 and enjoy snacks at Vashti’s Foodof the Kaufmann Building. Court.Saturdays Sunday, March 20April 9, May 14 2-4 pm5:30-10 pm Play-all-day bracelet: $10$25/child Tickets: 4 for $1$20/sibling and Clubhouse member$5 walk-in fee March 22 at 5 pm.Family Shabbat DinnerCelebrate Shabbat with food, songs and Passover PaloozaRabbi Donni will be on hand with hershiny blue guitar. Dinner will be served Enjoy tasting a selection of Passoverat 6:15 pm. wines followed by a multi-generational mock seder led by Rabbi Donni AaronFriday, March 11 (meal included). Sponsored by the JCC’sFriday, May 13 Early Childhood, My Baby and Me,5:45 pm Children, Teens and Family and Adult$12/adult; $5/child age 2 and older departments.JCC members only Thursday, April 7 5-6 pm: Wine TastingGot Shabbat: families with 6-7:30 pm: Sederchildren ages 8 and under $12/adult; $5/child age 3+Join us for some free Shabbat fun—craft Free for children age 2 and underprojects, singing, snacks, and Havdallah Register by March 30 CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONwith Rabbi Donni Aaron.Saturday, April 94-5:30 pm TEENSFree and open to the community Call Jayme Vertullo, ext. 852. Middle School Mania:Special Kids Nite Out: ages 10-13grades 3-7 Fun and friends await you at theseBring your pj’s as we venture to the Saturday night adventures. Trans-Carnegie Science Center for a fun-filled portation to and from the JCC isnight of learning and excitement, with included. There will be a Havdalahexclusive showings at the IMAX Theater service before we leave the JCC.and Buhl Planetarium as well as fullaccess to all of the exhibits and Saturday, March 26SportWorks during Sunday hours (if 6-9:30 pmaccompanied by an adult). $25; $20/siblingSaturday, March 26 Teen programs are suppported in part by a grant from the Massey Charitable Trust.5:30 pm: drop-off at the Science CenterSunday morning pickup time TBA$75/child; $65 discount if registered byMarch 15. You must register and pay by 23
  • 24. AQUATICS SWIM LESSONS CLASS SCHEDULESPRING 2011 Call ext. 276. Sundays We use the American Red Cross Learn- March 13-May 22 $90 to-Swim program, which teaches Parent & Child Level 1 . . . . . . . . . 9-9:30 am aquatic and safety skills in progressive levels. Visit JCCPGH.org for a complete Parent & Child Level 2 . . . . . . 10:30-11 am description of each swim level. Toddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-9:30 am Parent & Child (classes meet in Toddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . . . . 10-10:30 am the small pool) Toddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11 am Parent and child explore the water and Toddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . 11:30 am-noon begin to learn safe behaviors in the pool with songs and games. Toddler Tadpoles. . . . . . . . Noon-12:30 pm Level 1: ages 6-18 months Preschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . 9:30-10 am Level 2: ages 18-36 months Preschool Level 2. . . . . . . . . . . 11-11:30 am Preschool: ages 3-6 (classes Preschool Level 3. . . . . . . . . . . 10-10:30 am meet in the small pool) Preschool Level 3 . . . . . . . . 11:30 am-noon Level 1 (Toddler Tadpoles): An Youth Level 1 . . . . . . . . . . . Noon-12:30 pm introduction to organized swim lessons Youth Level 2. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12:30-1 pm and water exploration. Youth Level 3. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12:30-1 pm Level 2: Overcome fear, build confidence in the water, learn body positioning and Youth Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-1:30 pm leg and arm actions. Youth Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . Noon-12:30 pm Level 3: Stroke Development: Youth Level 5. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12:30-1 pm Coordination of front and back crawl without support, learn to breathe on Youth Level 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-2 pm side during front crawl. Mondays Youth: ages 6-18 March 14-May 23 $81 Level 1: Introduction to Water Skills Toddler Tadpoles. . . . . . . . Noon-12:30 pm Level 2: Fundamental Aquatic Skills Toddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-1:30 pm Level 3: Stroke Development Toddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-6:30 pmREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG Level 4: Stroke Improvement Level 5: Stroke Refinement Preschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . 11:30 am-noon Level 6*: Designed with “menu” options that prepare students to participate in Preschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-3:30 pm Water Safety Instructor and Lifeguard Preschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5:30-6 pm Training courses. These options include Preschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-6:30 pm personal water safety, fundamentals of diving, lifeguard readiness and fitness Preschool Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3:30-4 pm swimmer. Youth Level 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-4:30 pm *This class is one hour in length and meets twice per week; fee is $150. Youth Level 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:30-7 pm Youth Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-4:30 pm Youth Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:30-5 pm Youth Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-5:30 pm24
  • 25. AQUATICSTuesdays Thursday SPRING 2011March 15-May 24 $81 March 17-May 26 $99Parent & Child Level 1 & 2 11:30 am-noon Toddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . 11:30 am-noonToddler Tadpoles. . . . . . . . Noon-12:30 pm Preschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . 12:30 -1 pmToddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:30-7 pm Preschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5:30-6 pmPreschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . 12:30-1 pm Preschool Level 3. . . . . . . . noon-12:30 pmPreschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-6:30 pm Preschool Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-5:30 pmYouth Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-6:30 pm Youth Level 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-5:30 pmYouth Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:30-7 pm Youth Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:30-5 pmYouth Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-4:30 pm Youth Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:30-5 pmYouth Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:30-5 pm Youth Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5:30-6 pm Youth Level 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-4:30 pmWednesdays Youth Level 6* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-5 pmMarch 16-May 25 $90 Adult Stroke Refinement. . . . . . . . . 5-6 pmParent & Child Level 1 & 2 . . . . . 6-6:30 pm *Level 6 meets twice a week for oneToddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . 11:30 am-noon hour and is $150.Toddler Tadpoles. . . . . . . . Noon-12:30 pmToddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-1:30 pm Private Swim LessonsToddler Tadpoles . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:30-7 pm Private lessons are available by calling for an appointment.Preschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . 12:30-1 pm $30/half-hourPreschool Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-3:30 pm 3 classes/$28.50 eachPreschool Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3:30-4 pm 6 classes/$27.50 each 10 classes/$25 eachPreschool Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:30-7 pm $60/hourYouth Level 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-4:30 pm 3 classes/$57 eachYouth Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-4:30 pm 6 classes/$55 eachYouth Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:30-5 pm 10 classes/$50 each CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONYouth Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3:30-4 pmYouth Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-5:30 pmYouth Level 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5:30-6 pm 25
  • 26. AQUATICSSPRING 2011 WATER EXERCISE Aqua Zumba Call Stephen Farrow, ext. 276. Aqua Zumba uses Latin music rhythms and other upbeat tempos. Wednesdays and Thursdays Water Walking 10:45-11:45 am Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays $5/per drop in 10:30-11:15 am $80/20 sessions Tuesdays and Thursdays 8-9 am Shake, Splash and Roll No fee Moderate intensity workout designedREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG specifically for seniors. Arthritis Foundation Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays Aquatic Program 8-9 am Gentle movements increase joint Tuesdays and Thursdays flexibility and range of motion, while 10:30-11:30 am restoring or maintaining muscle No fee strength. Must have a physicians referral to participate in this certified program. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays Through May 30 11:30 am-12:30 pm $7526
  • 27. AQUATICSFUN IN THE WATER U.S. Group Sailfish: ages 13-18 SPRING 2011 For swimmers who have USS “AA” timesSplash Ball: Youth Level 4, and meet workout set time standards.ages 6-10 Compete locally and nationally. Al Rose,Learn the fundamentals of water polo, Coach.swim better, play an exciting sport and Through August 2011have fun. Fee pro-ratedTuesdaysMarch 15-May 24 Sailfish Swim Club5-6 pm$90 Conditioning Program Call Matt Proskin, ext. 231. Use dry land conditioning practice toSWIM TEAMS improve your performance in the water. By appointment only.For more information check the JCCSailfish website: www.jccsailfish.org. $15 each for a group of 4Squirrel Hill Swim Team:ages 6-12 MastersChildren compete in local intramural For adults interested in competitivemeets. Must be an American Red Cross swimming and harder workouts.Level V, or be tested by the staff. Al Rose, Coach.Mondays and Wednesdays Through September 4, 20114:15-5 pm Fee pro-ratedThrough June 1$225Pittsburgh Group Sailfish:ages 7-13Must be a U.S. Swimmer. Certain swimtimes are a prerequisite. Tryouts arerequired. CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONAllegheny Group Sailfish: ages8-14Swimmers need to have USS “BB/B”times and meet workout set timestandards. Compete locally. Al Rose,Head Coach.Pennsylvania Group Sailfish:ages 10-18Swimmers ages 10-12 need to have USS“A” times; ages 13+ need to have “BB”times . Compete locally and out of state.Al Rose, Coach. 27
  • 28. Saturday, March 5 • 7: 30 PM Event Tickets $100 Henne Jewelers Raffle Tickets $25/Ticket • $50/3 Tickets • $100/7 TicketsFirst Prize: $5,000 Shopping Spree • Second Prize: Rolex Watch Call 412-521-8010 Thanks to Big Night Raffle Sponsor Henne Jewelers for their 2011 support of the JCC
  • 29. PRESCHOOL GYMEscort provided for all JCC preschoolers. Sports Stars: age 3½-4½ SPRING 2011Call Kelly Young, ext. 220. Learn how to be a good sport and basicPARENT-ASSISTED sports skills. Escort provided for JCC preschoolers.CLASSES MondaysCECILE GOLDBERG LEVINE FAMILY March 14-May 23GYM: AGES 1-5 3:15-4 pmParents and their preschoolers are $60; $45/ECDC . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gyminvited to participate in recreational playactivities. Indoor playground equipmentand much more are available for your Game Time: ages 4½-5½child’s use. The playground is available This is a good introduction to all sportsin nice weather. Special themes first with an emphasis on fair play andSunday of each month. understanding directions. No kids haveSundays, ongoing to “sit out.” Maximum participation is10-11:30 am encouraged by the structure of theNo fee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym games. Escort provided for JCC preschoolers.Tiny T-Ball: ages 3-5 Thursdays March 17-May 19Spend quality time with your child as 12:45-1:30 pmhe/she learns the basics of T-Ball along $60; $45/ECDC . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gymwith special coordination activities toenhance body awareness. Parentparticipation is necessary. Tiny Tennis: ages 4-5Sundays Start your child early with our fun tennisMarch 13-May 15 program, taught by Alex Speck.11-11:45 am Wednesdays$60; $45/ECDC . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym March 16-May 18 1-1:45 pmINDEPENDENT CLASSES $60; $45/ECDC . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann GymTumbling Tots: ages 3½-4½Children learn gymnastic skills, gross Pee Wee Basketball: ages 4-5 CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONmotor skills, coordination and body Learn to dribble, pass and shoot, plusawareness through games and special the basics of basketball and goodactivities. Escort provided for JCC sportsmanship.preschoolers. FridaysMondays March 18-May 20March 14-May 23 3-3:45 pm1:30-2 pm $60; $45/ECDC . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym$56; $42/ECDC . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym Tiny Ninja: ages 4-5Sports of All Sorts:ages 3-4 Children learn self-defense, coordination and body awareness. Uniforms areThe emphasis is on gross motor mandatory at an additional fee.development and working with others. Ilmir Akhmetzyanov, instructor.Escort provided for JCC preschoolers. ThursdaysTuesdays April 14-May 26March 15-May 17 1:30-2:15 pm12:45-1:15 pm $80 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym$45; $34/ECDC . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym 29
  • 30. YOUTH SPORTS BASKETBALL Spring Draft BasketballSPRING 2011 Call Alex Speck, ext. 249. League: grades 9-12 Teams will be formed, with league Private Basketball Lessons: games and playoffs to follow. All players ages 10-18 receive a team shirt. Keep basketball Take a private lesson with Charles season going! Shealey, Delaware State University Hall Mondays and Thursdays of Famer. Call ext. 220 to schedule. Begins April 14 $40/one-hour lesson Games at 7 or 8 pm $65; $80/community Boys Middle School Spring League MORE SPORTS Teams will be formed, with league Call Alex Speck, ext. 249. games and playoffs to follow. All players receive a team shirt. All skill levels are Flag Football: grades 3-6 welcome. Girls and boys welcome. Coach: Alex Tuesdays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Robinson Gym Speck. Begins April 5 Wednesdays Games at 7 or 8 pm March 16-May 18 $65; $80/community 5-6 pm $60 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Robinson Gym Spring Basketball Clinic: grades 3-5 (boys and girls) Gymnastics: ages 5-10 Continue to sharpen your skills through Call Kelly Young, ext. 220. practices, games and contests. Each For beginning and intermediate level session will feature stations, games, gymnasts. Learn how to properly contests and prizes. execute rolls, kicks and combination Saturdays moves as well as the basics of floor March 12-April 9 exercises. The class includes music 2-3:15 pm movement and body awareness. $45 Thursdays March 17-May 19 Girls Spring Basketball League: 5-6 pmREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG grades 5-8 $65 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym Learn basketball skills and put them into practice with league play. Karate: grades 1-8 Wednesdays Learn the basic concepts of self- April 13-May 25 defense—great for body conditioning 7-8:30 pm and discipline. Uniforms are mandatory $35 at an additional fee. George Mowod, instructor. Thursdays March 17-May 19 4:15-5 pm $80 . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Dance Studio30
  • 31. YOUTH SPORTS SPRING 2011Soccer Spring Training: EVENTSgrades K-5We will start indoors and move to Larry Sadja BasketballMellon Park when the weather Tournament for All Agesimproves. Boys and girls compete separately. Proceeds benefit the Larry SadjaThursdays Endowment Fund. Sign up individuallyMarch 17-May 19 or as a team in these groups: grades 3-4,5-6 pm 5-6, 7-8, 9-12, Adults (18+).$60 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Robinson Gym Sunday, April 10 Adults: 9-11:30 am; Youth: Noon-4 pmGirls Softball: ages 8-13 $50/team of 3-4Call Kelly Young, ext. 220. Basketball programs are supported in part by theNovice and experienced players Allen “Ace” Aizenberg Fund with additional supportwelcome. Clinics and practices will be from The Larry Ruttenberg Basketball Fund of the Foundation of the Jewish Federation of Greater CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONfollowed by league play. Pittsburgh and the Shapera Basketball Fund.SundaysApril 10-June 191-2:30 pm Junior Maccabi Games:$60 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym ages 9-12 Call Alan Mallinger, ext 272.Tennis An introduction to the magic of the JCC Maccabi Games, with openingLearn the skills and rules of the game ceremonies on Saturday night andfrom certified instructor Mark Haffner. snacks at “hangtime.” All participantsFridays compete in basketball and soccer andMarch 18-May 20 receive a T-shirt. Medals are awarded.Ages 5-8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-5 pmAges 9-11. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-6 pm Saturday March 12, 6:30-9 pm$70 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym Sunday March 13, Noon-5 pm $35 Maccabi Games are supported in part by the FredPrivate Tennis Lessons Hoffman Maccabi Memorial Scholarship, theLearn from certified instructor Mark Jewish Sports Hall of Fame, the Larry RuttenbergHaffner. By appointment. Endowment Fund and the Joel Sigal Maccabi Fund.$35/hour; $25/half hour 31
  • 32. YOUTH FITNESS Fun ‘n Fit: ages 6-10 Family Zumba (under 13SPRING 2011 Call Kelly Young, ext. 220. accompanied by an adult) Increase stamina and endurance This family-friendly Zumba class is open through fitness circuits. Focus is on to people of all ages. This international coordination, agility, speed and dance-fitness party will have you accuracy, which will be recorded and moving and shaking your way to a new tested on “personal best days.” you. Tuesdays, 4:15-5 pm Sundays March 15-May 18 1 pm . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . KDS $56 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym April 3-24 May 1-22 $25/family/4-week session Growing Strong Girls: ages 8-12 Call Kelly Young, ext. 220. Zumbatomic: ages 4-12 The program promotes fitness and Call Patti Sciulli, ext. 273. positive self-image through exercise, Dance exercise with exciting Latin team-building and discussions. moves and rhythms geared to kids. Wednesdays, 4:15-5 pm Wednesdays March 16-May 18 5:30-6 pm $56 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym April 6-May 25 $40/8-week session; $8/class Teen Fitness Certification This orientation MUST be completed by Family Spinning teens ages 13-16 prior to using the This family class, for parents and kids facility. Call Matt Proskin at ext. 152 to ages 13+, is a great way to have fun and schedule. get fit together. $45/three-part orientation class Sunday, March 6 $90/two sessions with a trainer Sunday, April 10 1:30-2:30 pm No fee/Centerfit Platinum members Youth Fitness Class $5/class, general members This class is based on five fitness goals— muscular strength, muscular endurance,REGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG cardiovascular endurance, agility and flexibility. Minimum of 6 students. Ages 8-10 Thursdays, 4:30-5:30 pm Sundays, 2:30-4 pm Ages 10-13 The Jewish Sports Hall of Fame supports the Wednesdays, 4:30-5:30 pm following programs: EKC Sports Equipment, Indoor Sundays, 4:15-5:45 pm Triathlon, J&R Day Camp, Maccabi Youth Games, Membership and Program Scholarships, Sailfish Session I begins Sunday, March 20 Swim Team, South Hills Camping and Early $80/2 classes per week Childhood Development Center. $50/1 class per week32
  • 33. SPORTS & RECSPORTS LESSONS SPRING 2011Call Kelly Young, ext. 220. Call the Cashier, ext. 202.Over 21 Recreational RollerbladingBasketball Learn from teaching professional MarkDrop in for organized pick-up games. Haffner. By appointment.Tuesdays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-7 pm $35/hour; $25/half-hourNo fee for members TennisMen’s Over 30 Basketball Learn from teaching professional MarkDrop in for organized pick-up games. Haffner. By appointment.Sundays $35/hour; $25/half-hour8-10 amNo fee for members COURT SPORTSMen’s Basketball League Call Alan Mallinger, ext. 272, or emailTuesdays amallinger@jccpgh.orgMarch 15-May 31 We have two convertible courts, used7-9 pm for racquetball, handball and squash.$80/individual Members may reserve courts up to$560/team seven days in advance. Reservations will be taken during regular JCC hours at theWomen’s Pick-Up Basketball Centerfit desk, or call 412-521-8011,Wednesdays ext. 372.6-7 pm The fee for court time is $4/hour andNo fee must be paid in full, at the Centerfit desk, prior to play. Centerfit PlatinumCoed Indoor Soccer members play for no charge. A general member or a guest must pay a $2 courtMondays fee when playing with a Centerfit Plat-7 pm inum member.No fee CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONCoed Pick-Up VolleyballThursdays7-8 pmNo fee 33
  • 34. FITNESS LEATRICE AND • You may make up missedSPRING 2011 appointments as long as you call 24 JOHN M. WOLF CENTERFIT hours in advance to cancel. Call Laurie Wood, ext. 260. • Your contract (if greater than one month) may be paid in monthly installments. PERSONAL TRAINING PROGRAMS One-on-One Private Workout One of our dedicated fitness experts will Boot Camp design a personalized exercise program Join Beth Bradley for a structured, high- to help you reach your goals and see intensity workout modeled after results. By appointment only. military-style training. Designed for the exerciser who wants additional motivation and a huge calorie burn. One-on-One Youth Eight weeks, two classes per week— Personal Training meet your fitness goals! Call Matt Proskin, ext. 152. Tuesdays and Thursdays A private workout session with a March 22-May 19 certified professional trainer. Weight 6-6:45 am . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaufmann Gym management and sports-specific $99/Centerfit Platinum members training also are available. $160/General members Contract Fees Spring Running Clinic Centerfit Platinum Members Elite runner and personal trainer Hour ½ hour Caroline Simitz will discuss proper 4-12 sessions $54 $35 training, footwear, stretching and other 13-47 sessions $48 $31 coaching tips. For novice runners and 48+ sessions $42 $27 experienced runners who want to improve their time. General Members Hour ½ hour Sunday, March 13 4-12 sessions $60 $39 1:30-3 pm 13-47 sessions $54 $35 Free and open to the community 48+ sessions $48 $31REGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG Ages 17 and under Healthy Joint Series Hour ½ hour Do you experience joint stiffness, 4-12 sessions $46.50 $30 muscle tightness or other aches and 13-47 sessions $43.50 $28 pains? Our MAT Specialist, Joe 48+ sessions $40 $26 DeAntonis, will help you get your body moving again, improve your range of Single Sessions motion and feel better. Centerfit Platinum $56 Tuesdays and Thursdays General Member $62 April 5 - May 5 Youth $48 11:30am-12:30 pm . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PTS $120; $150/community Payment system Mondays and Wednesdays May 2 - May 25 • You may choose an agreement of one 10:30-11:30 am . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PTS month, three months or 12 months. $120; $150/community • The minimum number of sessions per month is four. The maximum number is unlimited.34
  • 35. FITNESSJCC Healthy Heart Nutrition Counseling SPRING 2011Phase lll Cardiac Rehabilitation Call Laurie Wood, ext. 260.Call Marsha Mullen, ext. 380. Determine what you should be eating,With a physician’s approval, you can based on your individual concerns.exercise in Centerfit. Marsha Mullen, MS $50/one-hour session; $30/followupATC, will guide you through an Save by sharing with friendsindividualized exercise program usingyour physician’s recommendations.Supervised times: DANCEMondays, Wednesdays and Fridays For information about children’s dance8:30 am-noon classes, call Kathy Wayne, ext. 373.$48/month for the community Adult Intermediate Tap$25/month for SilverSneakers$20/month for seniors Mondays$125/year/Centerfit Platinum members March 14-May 23 7:15-8:15 pm . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . RDS $90/member; $110/communityNUTRITION Adult BalletJump Start Your Weight Loss TuesdaysWork with a personal trainer to develop March 15-May 24a workout plan and a dietitian who will 10:30-11:30 am . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . RDSindividualize a healthy eating plan to $90/member; $110/communityget you closer to your goal. 5-class punch card:3 personal training sessions $50/member; $60/community1-hour appointment with a JCCdietitian plus a 30-minute follow-up(20% savings) SURVIVAL OF THE$189 /Platinum members FITTEST CONTEST$199/General members Call Matt Proskin, ext. 152.5-Week Spring Slim Down Help us answer the question: Who is theLed by dietitian Mallary Whipple, the fittest member of the JCC? CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONprogram focuses on weight loss through Compete in seven different events thathealthy eating and will provide you with will challenge several aspects of your fit-a customized meal plan, email support, ness, including strength, endurance andconfidential weigh-ins, nutrition power. Points will be given for your re-education, shopping guides and more. sults in each event and accumulated toTuesdays determine the overall winner.March 15-April 12 The contest features the JCC’s traditional7-8 pm Great Lift-off in a one-event format:$60; $75/community bench press 75% of your body weight for maximum repetitions. You may choose just the Great Lift-off event or participate in the entire contest. Sunday, May 22 9 am-noon $25/member $30/community $10/Great Lift-off bench press only Supported in part by the Joel Alcoff Endowment Fund. 35
  • 36. GROUP EXERCISE GROUP EXERCISE Group CentergySPRING 2011 CLASSES A 60-minute journey of yoga and pilates while moving to music, designed to Call Patti Sciulli, ext. 273. help you center your energy, reduce Please see the monthly schedule (available stress and smile. at JCCPGH.org or at the Centerfit Desk) for Spring Launch up-to-date days and times. Sunday, May 1 • 11 am 20/20/20 Twenty minutes each of Strength, Group Power Cardio and On the Ball. This 60-minute barbell program NEW ENERGY strengthens all your major muscles in an Fun and energizing, the perfect class if inspiring, motivating group you’re older, out of shape or new to environment with simple, athletic exercise. Includes warm-up, easy-to- movements such as squats, lunges, follow low-impact routines, as well as presses and curls. strengthening, stretching and balance. Spring Launch INTERVAL BENCH Sunday, May 1 • 8:15 am High-intensity bench or cardio alternating with intense muscle toning segments. Group Kick Group Kick brings it on! This electric 60- SPINNING minute fusion class of martial arts and Cardiovascular workout performed to boxing movements will kick your cardio music on a specially designed stationary fitness to the next level. bike. Reservations are required and may be made up to seven days in advance. Spring Launch You must give us two hours advance Sunday, May 1 • 9:30 am notice of cancellation; “no shows” will be charged $5. TOTAL BODY BABYSITTING Enhance muscular strength, range of STUART WEINBAUM movement, balance and stability using SHORTSTOP BABYSITTING various pieces of equipment For ages 6 weeks to 5 years. We can ZUMBA accommodate 16 children per hour. Dance your way to a fitter you with Buy coupons at the Centerfit Desk.REGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG exciting and unique Latin moves and Reservations are required at ext. 267. rhythms. Monday-Friday ZUMBA GOLD 7:30 am-1 pm Zumba geared to Senior Adults. $10/month/child $110/year/child ZUMBATOMIC Drop-in fee $6/child Zumba geared to kids. See page 32 for details. Complimentary Babysitting FAMILY ZUMBA A dance party for all ages. See page 32 New expanded hours: 6-8:30 pm for details. Monday through Thursday for group exercise participants only. Group Exercise and Reservations are required at ext. 267. Space is limited. Spinning Fees Location: Family Place $5/class $45/book of 10 Babysitting services are available $80/book of 20; $53 for teens only while you are in our facility. No fee for Centerfit Platinum36
  • 37. WELLNESSAlexander Pilates SPRING 2011Call Jeanne Ronschke, ext. 362. Improve strength, flexibility,Learn to use your body in more relaxed coordination and posture while creatingand efficient ways by focusing on your a body that is long and lean with flatself-perception of movement. Carolyn abdominals and a strong back.Johnston, instructor. One-on-One PilatesThursdays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . RDS Focus on increasing flexibility and9:45-11:15 am strength to build more defined, longer,March 17-May 5 leaner muscles. Mat and Reformer$80/member; $100/community training available. $60/1-hour session; $110/two sessionsHolistic Health CoachingLearn to set and accomplish goals, New! Reikiincrease energy, reduce stress and Reiki is a natural Japanese healingreduce pain in your body. Includes 2 technique that promotes stressone-hour sessions per month, unlimited reduction and relaxation. It is an energy-email support and a personalized plan based touch therapy that liberates thethat you can love and sustain! Set up body’s natural healing abilities. Toyour FREE health consultation with schedule an appointment, call ext. 267.lgoldstein@jccpgh.org. $70/one-hour1 month $170 $60/Centerfit Platinum members3 months $480; 6 months $840 YogaMassage Learn relaxation and improve strengthSee page 5. and flexibility through stretches, postures and breathing techniques.Shabbat Morning Power YogaMeditation Class Focus is on muscle conditioningFind an inner sense of peace through through a series of asanas. Safemeditation, a practice that will help you stretching and balancing exercises forde-stress, strengthen your immunities the athlete in all of us, to improveand gain energy. This Shabbat morning performance and prevent injuries. CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONclass links meditation and Jewish prayer, Yoga Therapyenhancing your feelings of wholeness in Yoga can be an effective method ofbody, mind and spirit. Instructor is Bob healing sore joints, tight muscles,Helfer. unhealthy posture patterns and chronicSaturdays pain, as well as speeding recovery from9:15-10 am surgery. Call ext. 273 to schedule yourMarch 19-April 16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . KDS appointment.April 23-May 21 First session FREE$40/5 week session/Centerfit Platinum $50/1-hour session; $90/2 sessionsmembers $60/share your session with a friend$50/5 week session/General members Yoga/Pilates FeesMuscle Activation Techniques $140/20-session punch cardMAT (Muscle Activation Techniques) (get one session FREE with filled card)corrects body alignment and improves $70/10-session punch cardfunctional capabilities. Make an $9/drop-in; $12/communityappointment with our MAT-certified No fee for Centerfit Platinumspecialist, Joe DeAntonis, MS, atext. 260. 37
  • 38. AJM Closing ReceptionSPRING 2011 Saturday, April 30 • 6 PM A fully illustrated exhibition catalog with an essay by art historian Dr. Vicky Clark and an introduction by exhibition curator Melissa Hiller will be available for purchase at the closing reception. Guided tours are available by appointment. Call 412-521-8011, ext. 105, for information. Too Shallow for Diving: The Wendy Osher, Just Add Water (detail), 2010, courtesy of the artist. 21st Century is Treading Water May 16–July 28, 2011 AMERICAN JEWISH Fine Perlow Weis Gallery and Berger Gallery MUSEUM Too Shallow for Diving: The 21st Century is Call Melissa Hiller, Director, ext. 105. Treading Water, guest curated by Carolyn A Painter’s Legacy: The Speranza, includes painting, sculpture, video, installation, spoken word and Students of Samuel Rosenberg photography. The artists’ works address A Painter’s Legacy: The Students of Samuel aesthetic issues as well as the environ- Rosenberg explores artwork by 54 artists mental problems surrounding water by whose life and work he influenced, as examining topics including oceans, Pitts- well as an unfinished Rosenberg piece. burgh’s three rivers and the decreasing Through April 30 availability of drinking water on a global Fine Perlow Weis Gallery and scale. Projects explore how issues sur- Berger Gallery rounding water affect health and public welfare. Curator Talk Sunday, March 27 • 1 pm Opening Reception Exhibit curator Melissa Hiller leads a tour Saturday May 14 • 7 pm of A Painter’s Legacy. featuring Water: A Love Poem performance by Vanessa German Film Screening Samuel Rosenberg: Reception sponsored by Ellie Baker FeldmanREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG Pittsburgh’s Painter Laureate Presentation: Monday, June 6 • 6 pm Director: Kenneth Love Artists Steffi Domike and Ann Rosenthal USA, 2008, 47 minutes and Dr. Dan Volz of the University of Kenneth Love’s documentary follows Pittsburgh’s Center for Healthy Samuel Rosenberg from his early Hill Environments and Communities discuss District landscapes to his last abstract the state of Pittsburgh’s water supply. paintings. Interviews with scholars and Dr. Volz and his team have conducted former students illuminate his career, extensive testing of local waterways and teaching style and artistic evolution. are monitoring the impact of fracking in the Marcellus Shale. Sunday, April 17 • 3 pm The American Jewish Museum is supported by grants from the Allegheny Regional Asset Board, The Buhl Foundation, the Anna L. Caplan & Irene V. Caplan Fund at the Foundation of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts. Funding for A Painter’s Legacy is provided by a grant from an anonymous donor with additional support from individual donors listed at www.jccpgh.org/museum.asp. Media sponsorship is provided by WDUQ 90.5 FM.38
  • 39. SILVERSNEAKERS ®Call Holly Carter, ext. 225. Yoga/Stretch Class SPRING 2011This program is free to seniors who use Using a chair for support, you’ll increaseHighmark® Security Blue, Freedom Blue, flexibility, build endurance and learnMedigap Blue or Health Options how to relax and think more clearly.Program through the Public School MondaysEmployees Retirement System as their 11-11:45 aminsurance provider. Participants receivea general membership to the JCC, which Tuesdaysincludes the walking track, pool, Cardio 10-10:45 amDeck, weight room and general locker Wednesdaysrooms. 8:45-9:30 amJCC member who do not carry one of Fridaysthese insurance plans may participate in 10:15-11 amany of these classes for $1. Cardio CircuitMuscular Strength and Range This more intense workout includesof Movement (MSROM) standing non-impact choreographyThis class is designed to increase alternating with standing upper bodymuscular strength, range of movement, strength work with hand-held weights,and activity for daily living skills. A chair tubing bands and a ball. Note: This classis used for seated and/or standing is for people who are comfortablesupport. standing to exercise for 30-40 minutesMondays at a time.9-9:45 am Mondays, 10-10:45 amTuesdays Tuesdays, 11-11:45 am9-9:45 am Thursdays, 9-9:45 am1-1:45 pm Fridays, 11-11:45 amThursdays10-10:45 am11-11:45 am1-1:45 pm CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSION 39
  • 40. AGEWELL AGEWELLSPRING 2011 J CAFE PITTSBURGH Are you looking for a convenient AgeWell Pittsburgh offers a one-stop place to have lunch? Come to the resource that links older adults, their J Cafe for a delicious kosher lunch. family members, friends and caregivers You have choices: to solutions for issues related to aging. Comfort Zone—Hot lunch that Call 412-422-0400 or visit includes traditional comfort foods AgeWellpgh.org and sides New Deli—Sandwich with an assortment of meats offered WECHSLER BRIDGE PROGRAM (Monday, Wednesday and Friday) Call Jeanne Ronschke, ext. 362. Showthyme—A fresh hot entree Brush-Up Bridge II prepared right in front of you (Tuesday and Thursday) Course will cover finesses, hand re- evaluation, Stayman, Opener’s and Garden Grove—Parve soup and salad Responder’s rebids, leads and defensive bar with a choice of toppings bids. Judi Sonon, instructor. Splash—Hot and cold tea Tuesdays, Mondays through Fridays March 15-May 24 11 am-1 pm 7-9 pm Levinson Hall $55/member; $70/community Special pricing for those ages 60 +. Reservations preferred. Intermediate Bridge: Call 412-521-8011, ext. 111, by “Play of the Hand” 12:30 pm one business day in advance. View the weekly menu at Course will cover making a game plan, JCCPGH.org/page/jcafe managing the trump suit, long suit development, identifying the dangerous The JCC is under the supervision of the VAAD. hand, counting and the endplay. Judi Sonon, instructor. COMPUTER Wednesdays CLASSES March 16-May 18 9:30-11:30 am Call Jeanne Ronschke, ext. 362. $55/member; $70/communityREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG E-Mail 1 & 2 Learn to read, write, send, forward and Duplicate Bridge reply to messages, as well as set up your Advanced bridge for serious address book, send to multiple players. Please bring a partner. recipients, send attachments, and more. Marge Tamres, Director. Fridays Wednesdays, ongoing March 25, April 1 11:45 am-3:30 pm 9:30-11:30 am $6 $55/member; $60/community Social Cards and Mahj Basic Word 1 & 2 A congenial atmosphere for socializing Learn to create new documents, edit and playing. JCC membership required. your work, change font sizes and save Mondays-Fridays, ongoing and retrieve documents effectively. Noon-3 pm Fridays No fee May 6, 13 9:30-11:30 am $55/member, $60/community40
  • 41. AGEWELLCULTURE CLUB Tel Aviv Nights Gala SPRING 2011You must be registered for OPT to use Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278.our transportation. Call Jeanne Enjoy a delicious Israeli-style meal andRonschke, ext. 362. Israeli music.Evita Wednesday, May 25 5:30-7:30 pmThis Tony Award-winning rock opera $12/60+; $15/age 59 and undermade its debut in London’s West End in Register by May 18.1978, and has been a favorite aroundthe world ever since.Sunday, March 6 PROGRAMS2 pm Call Sybil Lieberman, ext. 135.Pittsburgh Playhouse$15/member; $18/community The following programs are supported by Allegheny County Area Agency on AgingMichael Feinstein: (ACAAA) and are open to anyone who is 60 years of age and older and a resident of Al-The Sinatra Project legheny County. A one-time registrationMichael Feinstein joins Marvin Hamlisch must be completed in Room 201. Bring aand the PSO to perform the songs of form of ID that includes your date of birth.Frank Sinatra.Sunday, June 19 Birthday Parties2 pm Celebrate monthly lunchroom birthdays$48/member; $56/community with a song, a dessert and good wishes.EVENTS Shabbat Celebration Welcome the Sabbath in the lunchroomPurim Party with the Golden with singing and celebration.Strolling StringsCall Nicole Mezare, ext. 278 Fridays, noonCelebrate with the Golden StrollingStrings Ensemble and a delicious dinner. Legal ServicesWednesday, March 16 An attorney visits the JCC to assist with CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSION5:30-7:30 pm legal issues. Call Jeanne Ronschke, ext.$12/60+; $15/age 59 and under 362, for an appointment on the second Friday of each month.Passover Palooza TransportationCall Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. Register for OPT/ACCESS, bus passesEnjoy tasting a selection of Passover and Elder Express in Room 201. Bring IDwines followed by a multi-generational that indicates your date of birth.mock seder led by Rabbi Donni Aaron(meal included). Sponsored by the JCC’sEarly Childhood, My Baby and Me, Voter RegistrationChildren, Teens and Family and Adult Register to vote, change your party ordepartments. change your address with theThursday, April 7 Department of Elections in5-5:45 pm: Wine Tasting Room 201.5:45-7:30 pm: Seder$12/adult; $5/child age 3+ Special EventsFree for children age 2 and under Any dinner or program that isRegister by March 30 co-sponsored by ACAAA requires a one- time ACAAA registration. Register in Room 201. 41
  • 42. AGEWELL Mind-Full Mondays PALS Book ClubSPRING 2011 Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. Join us for educational programs, Join in monthly discussions. Books are discussions and speakers. supplied at the beginning of the month. Mondays, Levinson B Fourth Wednesday of the month 1-2 pm 1-2 pm, Room 202 No fee No fee PALS Book Clubs are supported by Highmark® and Creative Arts Club the Allegheny County Library Association. Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. Participate in a variety of creative arts JACOB WOLHENDLER such as jewelry making, homemade WELLNESS PROGRAM crafts, art history, and reading and writing techniques. Revitalize Your Life Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. Tuesdays 1-2 pm This JAA program addresses flexibility, No fee memory, nutrition, joint and back pain, relaxation techniques and more. Book Review with First Monday of every month 1-2 pm Helen-Faye Rosenblum No fee, Levinson Hall Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. Join us for a lively discussion led by writer, teacher and reviewer Helen-Faye Fall Prevention: Pennsylvania’s Rosenblum. Healthy Steps Program Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. Tuesdays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Room 202 March 1, May 3 Learn about ways to prevent falls. 1:15-2-15 pm Refreshments provided. Register by No fee March 16. Monday, March 21 Dunkin’ Brunch 1-3:30 pm, Levinson Hall No fee Call Holly Carter, ext. 225, or Sybil Lieberman, ext. 135. Keeping Up WithREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG Join us for a stimulating weekly series with health and wellness speakers, Dr. Paul Caplan healthy food items from Dunkin’ Donuts’ Call Sybil Lieberman, ext. 135. DD Smart Menu and an exercise class. Dr. Caplan brings a world of knowledge Register in advance. and expertise to medical topics. Wednesdays Third Monday of the month April 27-June 1 1-2 pm, Room 202 9:30-11:15 am No fee $11;$2.50/ drop-in Ask the Doctor Wednesday Afternoon Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. at the Cinema Learn from Dr. Andrea Fox, Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278. Gerontologist and Director of the Watch movies on our 52-inch Squirrel Hill Health Center. plasma screen television with Fourth Monday of the month surround sound. 1-2 pm Wednesdays, Room 202 No fee 1 pm No fee42
  • 43. AGEWELLBlood Pressure Screenings JUDAICS AND SPRING 2011Call Jeanne Ronschke, ext. 362. DISCUSSIONEvery other Wednesday Call Jeanne Ronschke, ext. 362.Begins March 2310:30-11:30 am Yiddish ConversationNo fee Join group leader Mary Marks andFacilitated by a registered nurse from Jewish improve your Yiddish skills.Association on Aging Centers for Rehabilitation, aprogram of AgeWell Pittsburgh. Tuesdays, ongoing 10-11 am No feeT’ai ChiWednesdaysMarch 9-May 11 JCC Choral Group1-1:45 pm Open to JCC members who like to sing.$30/members; $35/community Thursdays, 10 amBeginner’s Drop-in Class No feeSponsored in part by ACAAA.1:45-2:30 pm, ongoing Current Events Class Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278.Mental Aerobics Hear guest rabbis discuss politics, bothMaintain brain fitness with games, domestic and international, led by Rabbiexercise and social activities. Instructor Donni Aaron.provided by CCAC. FridaysThursdays 10:30-11:30 am, Room 307March 3, 10, 17 No fee1:15-3:15 pm, Room 202No fee New! Israel through the Arts with Rabbi Donni AaronRestoration And Relaxation Call Nicole Mezare, ext. 278Boost immunity and mental clarity Meet with Rabbi Donni Aaron for a classthrough relaxation, breathing and about Israel through different artisticstretching exercises. Instructor provided media such as photography and poetry. CALL 412-521-8011 PLUS THE EXTENSIONby CCAC. Bring a towel with you. 2nd Tuesday of the monthThursdays 1-2 pm, Room 202March 24-April 21 No fee1:45 pm-3:15 pm, Room 202No fee Israeli Folk DancingBetter Choices, Better Health: Call Jeanne Ronschke, ext. 362.Chronic Disease Self- Cherie Maharam leads a class forManagement Program beginners and then a dance-by-request session.Call Amy Gold, ext. 207. Thursdays, ongoingDo you have an ongoing health 7:30 pmcondition that affects your daily life? $3 suggested donationThis free 6-week workshop wasdesigned by Stanford University to helpyou learn to manage symptoms. Hebrew LiteratureRegistration is required. Readings from a variety of HebrewTuesdays periodicals with Dave Dinkin.1-3:30 pm TuesdaysMay 17-June 21, Room 307 10-11 am No fee 43
  • 44. AGEWELL ELDER EXPRESS SUPPORT GROUPSSPRING 2011 Elder Express provides regularly Call Sybil Lieberman, ext. 135. scheduled van service to people age 65 and older. If you live in the 15217 General Bereavement zip code and are registered with Access, Support Group you will automatically be registered for Facilitation provided by Sivitz Jewish Elder Express. Ride all day for $2. For Hospice of the Jewish Association on more information, call Jeanne Ronschke, Aging. For more information or to ext. 362. register, call Jan Kellough, MA, 412-422-5700. Registration required. Last Tuesday of the month NEW AMERICANS 3-4:30 pm Call Sybil Lieberman, ext. 135. Room 204 ESL (English as a Second Language) Classes Recently Bereaved Support For New Americans from the former Group: Healing Hearts Soviet Union, ages 60 and older. This group is for individuals who have Additional classes are available to experienced the loss of a loved one in prepare senior adults for the citizenship the past year. Facilitation provided by exam. For times, proper placement level Sivitz Jewish Hospice of the Jewish or to volunteer, call Irene Association on Aging. For more Krastoshevskaya, Coordinator, ext. 237. information or to register, call Jan Kellough, MA, 412-422-5700. Russian Language Media Thursdays April 7-May 12 The New Russian Word (Novoye Russkoye 3-4:30 pm Slovo) newspaper is available in the Adults Office. LOREN R. HIRSCH MEMORIAL Russian Language Library BEREAVEMENT PROGRAM Facilitation provided by Forbes Hospice. Mondays, 11 am-noon Please call Kevin Henry, facilitator, Wednesdays, 11:30 am-1 pm before attending: 412-325-7251. Thursdays, 5-6 pm Bereavement for Adult ChildrenREGISTER ONLINE AT JCCPGH.ORG Support for New Americans is provided in part by a grant from the Buncher Family Foundation. Third Wednesday of each month 7-9 pm AgeWell Pittsburgh is a collaborative program of the IMMIGRANT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM Jewish Association on Aging, the Jewish Community SUPPORTED IN PART BY ANITA AND Center of Greater Pittsburgh and Jewish Family & Childrens Service. SAM MICHAELS Major funding for AgeWell Pittsburgh is provided in part by the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh and the United Way of Allegheny County. Additional CHECKMATES funding is provided by a grant from The Fine Foundation and an anonymous donor. Government Call Amy Gold, ext. 207. support is provided by the Allegheny County Area Agency on Aging, the City of Pittsburgh Community If you know an older adult who would Development Block Grant, Luke Ravenstahl, Mayor, appreciate a weekly, friendly phone call Council President Doug Shields, and Councilman Bill or would like to volunteer for this peer- Peduto, and the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development of the led telephone reassurance program, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through Senator please contact Amy Gold. CheckMates John Pippy and Senator Mike Stack. respects the confidentiality of program Funding for the AgeWell Independent Adult Services participants. Department is provided by grants from the Buncher Family Foundation, the Hyman Family Foundation, the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh and the Amelia Miles Foundation through The PNC Charitable44 Trust Grant Review Committee
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  • 46. THANKS TO OUR YEAR-LONG SPONSORS $5,000+ $1,500+ Marcia Gumberg Lovin’ Spoonful Strawberry Fields Darryl Hall Anonymous Ahmie E. Baum CFP®, UBS Hefren-Tillotson, Inc. Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Financial Services Inc. Henderson Brothers, Inc. Del Monte Foods BPU Investment Invitations Unlimited / Robin Fifth Third Bank Management, Inc. Gordon First Niagara Bank CIBER, Inc. Jacobson Associates Inc./ Full Bowl Catering Dunkin’ Donuts Wagner Agency Giant Eagle Caryle and Mark Glosser James P. Goldman, AIA– Ina and Larry Gumberg Lori & Richard Guttman and Sports Facility Consultant The Hurwitz Family and Guttman Oil Lieber Hammer Huber BL Sour Cream and Dips Herrmann Printing & Bennington Hyman Family Foundation HMS Marketing Catherine and Mark Loevner Ellen and Jack Kessler Jennifer and Larry Honig Louis Plung & Company Jeffrey Markel and Susan Berman and MedExpress Carol Robinson Doug Kress Meyer, Unkovic & Scott LLP NuGo Nutrition Cindy Goodman-Leib and Parkvale Bank Oxford Development Scott Leib Audrey Russo and Company Robert and Celia Liss Joseph Parrish Lori and James Ruttenberg McCrory & McDowell LLC Penn Fixture & Supply Suzanne and Brian Schreiber Elliott Oshry Company Trust-Franklin Press Co. S&T Bank Perspectives Nancy Bernstein and Pittsburgh Oral Surgery, P.C. $2,500+ Robert Schoen PJ Dick/Trumbull Sugar Magnolia Sir Speedy Printing–Oakland Pollock Begg Komar & A&L Motor Sales University of Pittsburgh Glasser LLC Meryl & David Ainsman Veritas Contracting LLC The Prop Shop and Ainsman, Levine & Walnut Capital R&B Mechanical, Inc. Drexler, LLC Richard E. Rauh Aladdin Food Management $1,000+ Robert I. Glimcher Family Services Crimson & Clover Foundation Cheryl Gerson and Bruce Alpha Graphics Amy and Steven Rock Americus Alpha Screen Graphics Karen and Tony Ross Marc and Betsy Brown B&R Pools & Swim Shop Rudolph Family CleanCare BBR Services In Honor of Jerome Segal ColdCypress, LLC big Burrito Restaurant Group Shady Side Academy designspace BNY Mellon Wealth Linda and Ken Simon Groff Orthopaedics Management Smallman Street Deli Iron City Uniform Rentals Sidney and Sylvia Busis Songwhale ISS Facility Services Barbara and Gerald Chait Strassburger McKenna Ellen and Gregg Kander Common Plea Catering Gutnick & Gefsky Carole and Jerry Katz Concept Art Gallery Toshiba Business Solutions Lynn and Larry Lebowitz Create Studio Typecraft Press Lindenmeyr Munroe Desmone & Associates Winchester Thurston School Littles Architects Mosaic Linens Dollar Bank Media Sponsors Northwestern Mutual Eyetique Lamar Advertising Financial Network Fast Signs Pittsburgh City Paper Square Café Federated Investors The Jewish Chronicle UPMC Cancer Centers Foundation, Inc. Whirl Publishing Witt Pest Management Fort Pitt Capital Group Franklin Interiors Jack and Karen Friedman46
  • 47. Thanks toBig Night Premier Sponsor Highmark/SilverSneakers® Fitness Program for their 2011 support of the JCC Building a healthy future UPMC Health Plan is proud to support the Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh. 47
  • 48. HOURS HOLIDAY HOURS Non-profit Org. U.S. PostageRegular Building Hours Passover PAID Monday, April 18: Close at 5 pm Permit No. 290Irene Kaufmann Building Tuesday, April 19: Closed Pittsburgh, PAMonday-Thursday, 5:30 am*-10 pm Wednesday, April 20: Partial Opening 5:30 am-10 pm Jewish Community CenterFriday, 5:30 am*-6 pm of Greater PittsburghSaturday, 8 am-6 pm (ECDC, Clubhouse, Senior Lunch (J Cafe), Fitness Centers) 5738 Forbes Avenue Sunday, April 24: Close at 5 pm Pittsburgh, PA 15217Sunday, 7:45 am-6 pm JCCPGH.org*Garage entrance only Monday, April 25: Closed Tuesday, April 26: Partial Opening 5:30 am-10 pmEarly Childhood Department (ECDC, Clubhouse, Senior Lunch (J Cafe), Fitness Centers)Monday-Friday, 7 am-6 pm Memorial Day: Monday, May 30Alex & Leona Robinson Building Centerfit open 8 am– 2 pmMonday-Thursday, 7:30 am-10 pm Family Park open 11 am–7 pmFriday, 7:30 am-6 pmSaturday, 1-6 pmSunday, 7:45 am-6 pmCashier HoursMonday-Thursday, 8 am-8 pmFriday, 8 am-6 pmSaturday, 8 am-6 pmSunday, 8 am-6 pm MEMBER-GET-A-MEMBER REFER YOUR FRIENDS TO THE JCC FOR BIG SAVINGS YOU get one month FREE for each membership referral. We’ll honor as many as 12 referrals for 12 months FREE. EACH FRIEND gets one month FREE upon joining (General Membership*). Be sure your friends give us your name when they join. For more information, please call 412-521-8011, ext. 176. *Valid for new members or lapsed memberships of greater than one year. Not valid for SilverSneakers® Membership or Centerfit Platinum memberships. Spring 2011

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