Mandel JCC

Special enrollment offer - $17.76 per person enrollment fee special! Regular dues apply. Offer expires August 31, 2014. Click here for details & to see our affordable rates.

Tuesday, September 2 • 4 - 7 p.m.
Tours, free one week guest pass and more!



Holiday Hours

  • Labor Day Hours Monday, Sept 1
    Fitness, Wellness & Recreation: 5:30am - 12 noon
    Building closes promptly at 12:30pm
    Outdoor Pool/Sprayground: 8am - 5pm
    Membership Desk: 8am - 12 noon

  • Click here for special Labor Day group fitness and gymnasium schedule.

Facility Updates

  • Through Sept 1 - Floor Refinishing:
    A number of fitness areas will be CLOSED during this time. Please click here for the schedule.
  • Group Fitness - During this time most classes will move to Stonehill Auditorium.
  • Preston’s H.O.P.E. CLOSED Sept 2 – Oct 15 for playground resurfacing
  • Outdoor basketball courts CLOSED

Pool Updates

  • Indoor Pool REOPENS on Tuesday, Sept 2. Notre Dame College pool available through Sept 1 - Click here for details.
  • Indoor pool schedule - click here.
  • Outdoor Pool CLOSES for the season Labor Day, Monday, September 1 at 5pm.
 For updates please call the Fitness Service Desk at (216) 831-0700 ext. 13

FilmFest Tickets Now On Sale!
The Mandel JCC's eighth annual Cleveland Jewish FilmFest kicks off September 4 with an exciting lineup of 25 outstanding international films!
Extra! Extra! Read all about the FilmFest  in the CJN
Click here
to download the brochure.
Click here for more info about this years selection of films.
Click here to purchase 2014 FilmFest tickets.


J-Kids Club Afterschool Program - Registration Now Open!

Kids K-6
NEW! Lower prices
FREE Transportation from Beachwood schools
NEW! Agnon students will be escorted to The J

NEW! Transportation from Orange schools - additional fees apply
Contact Hayley at (216) 831-0700 ext. 1322 •


Preschool & Childcare
18 months - Pre-K - Register Today!

Spots still available for September's academic school year!
Ranked #1 in quality two years in a row in a national survey of large JCCs. Click here or contact Kathy Newman at (216) 831-0700 ext.1375 •
Click here to download the registration form.








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


Playmaker's Youth Theatre kicks off their 2014-2015 seasons with Arsenic and Old Lace & Peter Pan - Sunday, Sept. 7
Encourage your children to audition and be part of this award-winning youth theatre program! Arsenic and Old Lace
Grades 8-12
Where: Mandel JCC
When: Sunday, Sept 7 • 1-3pm

Click here to download the audition packet.

Peter Pan
Who: Grades 2-9
When: Sept 7 1-3pm for grades 2-5

Click hereto download the audition packet.

For more info contact Sheri at (216) 831-0700 ext. 1231 • or click here

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.

2014 LearnInn • Sun, Oct. 26 - Tues, Oct 28
Elderhostel-Style program that's fun and engaging. Join us for one day, two days or stay overnight & enjoy the whole program!
Click here to download the brochure and registration page. To register call (216) 831-0700 ext.1348.


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”

•   Labeeb Beggiani, personal trainer at The J- “Best Personal Trainer”









Summer Member Referral Offer
Receive a FREE sling pack when you refer a friend who joins The J.
Click here for details, visit the membership desk or call (216) 831-0700 ext. 0.








FREE TRX Demos throughout the month of August!

Experience one of the hottest workouts at The J and get ready to change your body! Click here for dates and times.








NEW Kung Fu at The J
Strengthen your mind and body and learn basic self defense moves. Benefits include:
• Improved muscle tone and flexibility
• Posture correction
• Weight loss
• Stress relief
• Stretching
• Increased coordination and balance
WHEN: Fall 1: Sept 2 – Oct 9
Fall 2: Oct 21 – Nov 27
Tuesday & Thursdays • 6 PM
FEE: $300
Click here for details.

Fascinating member profiles!. Click here to view The J’s 2014 Annual Report.

Gym Schedules
Click here for the 2014 Summer gym schedule, effective June 1

Indoor Pool Schedule
Click here for the 2014 Fall Indoor Pool schedule, effective Sept. 2

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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The Third Half

Date: September 4, 2014

AJC First Thursdays at The J September 2014

Date: September 4, 2014 Time: 7:45 am - 9:15 am

Above and Beyond

Date: September 5, 2014

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