Mandel JCC

Special enrollment offer EXTENDED - 75% off enrollment fee special! Regular dues apply. Offer expires October 31, 2014. Click here for details & to see our affordable rates.

Tuesday, October 28 • 4-7pm
Tours, free one week guest pass and more!



  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.






Save the Date for Designer Dress Days

Beautiful new and gently worn designer and well know clothing, purses, fine and costume jewelry, scarves, furs, leathers, coats, and dresses. Click here for more info.
   • Friday, Oct 24, 2014  - Preview day ($20.00 Fee) 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
   • Sunday, Oct 26, 2014 - 10 am – 4 pm
   • Monday, Oct 27, 2014 - 10 am – 8 pm
   • Tuesday, Oct 28, 2014 - 10 am – 8 pm


Mandel JCC Cleveland Jewish Book Festival - Tickets Now On Sale!
Nov 5-23

21 Amazing Authors. 6 Venues. 1 Fabulous Children's Event! 
Literary superstars Jonathan, Faye and Jesse Kellerman will be making a rare family appearance to kick off The J's 15th annual highly acclaimed Jewish Book Festival.
Click here for details.
Click here to purchase tickets online.

 Pre-Festival Book Sale
Purchase author books and an array of Jewish cookbooks, children's books and more! Proceeds benefit the Book Festival.

When: Mon-Fri, October 20-24 & 27-31 • 10 am- 2 pm & 5-7 pm
Where: Mandel JCC Lounge (front lobby near Stonehill)


2014 LearnInn • October 26-28
Elderhostel-Style program that's fun and engaging. Join us for one day, two days or stay overnight & enjoy the whole program!

When: 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.

Ultimate Small Group Training at The J
Classes are perfect for people who want customized workouts and personalized attention in a small group setting of ten or fewer people. Our highly-trained instructors use top-of-the-line equipment and the latest technology in results-driven programs that are affordable and tailored to meet your fitness needs.

Click here
for dates, times, fees, class descriptions and instructor bios.


Playmakers Presents Arsenic and Old Lace
"So funny that none of us will ever forget it.” - New York Times
This dark comedy tells the story of a drama critic who learns on his wedding day that his beloved maiden aunts are homicidal maniacs, and that insanity runs in his family.
Where: Fairmount Temple
Show Dates: Thurs, Nov 6 • 7pm
                     Sun, Nov 9 • 2pm & 7pm
Click here to purchase tickets online.








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 kids who want to improve their stroke, get stronger, get faster and take their swimming skills to the next level. Instructors are American Red Cross-certified. Click here for details.

Who: Kids ages 6-12
When: Now though October 25
Fee: $56 Member / $80.50 Community - Prorated
Fall Session 2: Oct 26 – Dec 20 (8 weeks)
Fee: $64 Member / $92








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. Check out a featured article on Pickle Ball at The J  - Click here

Pickleball Instruction & Play
Who:  Members & community
When: Every Monday and Wednesday through Nov 12 • 10- 11 am or
11 am- noon (choose one time slot for all 14 sessions)
Where: Mandel JCC gymnasium
Click here
for details.

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.

Super Sunday - Nov 2 • 9am - 7pm

Join hundreds of volunteers to make calls in support of the 2015 Campaign for Jewish Needs, the annual fundraising campaign that ensures our community’s vitality and vibrancy in the year ahead.
Federation’s Mandel Building, 25701 Science Park Drive in Beachwood.
Sunday, Nov 2 • 9am-7pm
Childcare for infant to pre-K  is available by reservation and children’s activities are offered for grades K-6 from 11am - 4pm. Kosher meals & snacks will be served.
Click here
to volunteer or contact • (216) 593 - 2909


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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Rosh Chodesh: Rhythm of the Months Walking Meditation

Date: October 25, 2014 Time: 7:30 am

The News of the Week

Date: October 27, 2014 Time: 10:15 am - 11:15 am

Mah Jongg

Date: October 28, 2014 Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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