Mandel JCC

Special enrollment offer - 75% off enrollment fee special! Regular dues apply. Offer expires September 30, 2014. Click here for details & to see our affordable rates.

Tuesday, September 30 • 4-7pm
Tours, free one week guest pass and more!



Holiday Hours
Kol Nidre • Friday, Oct. 3, 2014
  • Fitness, Wellness & Recreation: Close at 5 pm
  • Admin Offices & Membership Desk: Close at 4 pm
  • BUILDING CLOSES: 5:30 pm

Yom Kippur • Saturday, Oct. 4, 2012- BUILDING CLOSED

Click here for complete holiday hours.

  Facility Updates

Referring has its rewards and it looks good too!
Receive a FREE gray zip-up fleece jacket and a ceramic mug when you refer a friend who joins The J. There is no limit to the number of friends you can refer or the number of zip-ups and mugs you can receive. Visit the membership desk for details.
This offer good through December 31, 2014.









Meet the Maccabi Tel Aviv Electra Basketball Team!
What: Open Practice with Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv
When: Thursday, Oct. 2 • 4:45- 6 pm
Where: Beachwood High School, 25100 Fairmount Blvd., Beachwood
Fee: FREE- pre-registration required
Click here
for details.

The Mandel JCC's Early Childhood program presents:
Parenting in the Trenches: Socially Speaking with Odette Hankins
Understand the link between language and social skills and learn how to apply simple activities at home that support children's positive communication.

Who: Mandel JCC members and community with children ages 2- Pre-K
When: Tuesday, October 21 • 7:30 pm
Where: Mandel JCC Stonehill Auditorium, 26001 S. Woodland Road, Beachwood
Spaces are limited, pre-registration strongly encouraged.
Click here for details.

J Family Day Celebrates Sukkot

Join The J’s Early Childhood staff for this monthly Sunday morning of music, movement, arts and crafts and storytelling focusing on holidays and Jewish values. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Who: Mandel JCC members and community with children birth to age 5
When: Sunday, October 12 • 9:30-11:30 am
Where: Mandel JCC

Please use The J’s main entrance. For info, contact (216) 831-0700 ext. 0 or


2014 LearnInn
Elderhostel-Style program that's fun and engaging. Join us for one day, two days or stay overnight & enjoy the whole program!

When: Sunday, October 26-28
Where: Bertram Inn & Conference Center, Aurora
Click here to download the brochure and registration page.
To register call (216) 831-0700 ext.1348.








Swim Lessons - Register for Fall classes!
One of the best and most comprehensive American Red Cross-certified swimming lessons in the area. Click here for a swim lesson schedule & class descriptions.
Contact Mike (216) 831-070 ext. 1004 •

The J also offers private swim lessons for all ages! Click here for details.


NEW J Swim Academy
The J-Swim Academy is a year-round program geared towards
individuals who want to take their swimming skills to the next level. Instructors are American Red Cross certified.
Click here for details.











The Pickleball craze sweeping the nation has arrived at The J. Come and check out the sport that is part badminton, part tennis and open to all ages and fitness levels.

Pickleball Instruction & Play
Who:  Members & community
When: Every Monday and Wednesday through Sept. 29 • 10- 11 am or
11 am- noon (choose one time slot for all 14 sessions)
Where: Mandel JCC gymnasium
Click here
for details.

Arts, Ideas & Jewish Life
Be sure to check out some of our dynamic Fall programs in our NEW
Arts, Ideas & Jewish Life Brochure! Click here to download the brochure.

Jewish Arts & Culture Lab now Accepting Fellowship Applications!
Award-winning program that offers Fellowships to Jewishly identified creative practitioners. Fellows study together for 12 sessions and then create original artwork that culminates in an exhibit at The J. Fellows receive a stipend of $750.
 To apply for a Fellowship click here.


NEW! Fall OnCenter Program Guide
Click here to download our new online OnCenter or pick one up at The J!  If you can't read it in this e-Zine format please
click here to download a PDF.

Winner of Best Fitness Center - THIRD YEAR IN A ROW!

For the THIRD YEAR IN A ROW, The J has been voted Best Fitness Center by Cleveland Magazine Circle East Live Well readers. The J was also honored:
•   Playmakers Youth Theatre- Best “Dance/Theater Instruction” 


Macaroni Kids East Readers Vote The J #1

   • Best Family-Friendly Gym
   • Best Summer Camp
   • Best Daycare
   • Preston's H.O.P.E. playground voted Best Kept Secret

Click here for details.

Saturday - Financial Transactions
Please note The J does not conduct financial transactions or sell guest passes, massages, towel cards, swim diapers, personal training, etc. on Saturday.





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AJC First Thursday at The J on Wednesday

Date: October 1, 2014 Time: 7:45 am - 9:15 am

Asia: Friend or Foe?

Date: October 1, 2014 Time: 10:15 am - 11:15 am

Memory Fitness

Date: October 1, 2014 Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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