26001 S. Woodland Rd.
Beachwood, OH |
(216) 831-0700
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Children's Programs

Programs for Children in Grades K-6

Future Scientists
Join us for this hands-on science exploration class designed just for kids in grades K-2 to question, challenge and examine the world around them. In each session, we will experiment, analyze, predict and do a special science project. Classes are taught by trained and certified Future Scientists instructors.

Who: Kids ages 5-8
When: Tuesday, April 13 - May 22 • 4:15-5 pm
Fee: $75 for members/ $85 community (5 sessions)
For Info: Contact Bria at bheifetz@mandeljcc.org • (216) 831-0700 ext. 1322


Art Days at The J
This exciting art program, taught by Jill Kwait, will allow kids to explore and create wonderful projects while using a variety of different medias including paints, clay & craft materials!
Who: Ages 6-12
When: Wednesdays, April 12 - May 17 • 4:15-5:15 pm
Fee: $70 for Kids Club & Members / $80 Community (6 sessions)
For Info: Contact Bria at bheifetz@mandeljcc.org • (216) 831-0700 ext. 1322




Kids Night Out
The J is the place to be on Saturday nights! Join us as we play in the gym, create wonderful projects, swim in the pool, enjoy munchies and so much more! Bring a friend and have twice the fun. 
When: Saturday,  April 1 • 6:30- 10 pm

Fee: $20 Members / $25 Community
Siblings: $20 Members / $25 Community
For Info: Contact Bria bheifetz@mandeljcc.org • (216) 831-0700 ext. 1322





Kids Boot Camp
Our very own personal trainers at The J lead a variety of physical activities including fitness games, cardio, TRX and more! 
Who: Kids ages 9-12
When: Thursdays, April 6 - May 25 • 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Fee: $120 Members / $150 Community 
To Info: Contact Bria at bheifetz@mandeljcc.org(216) 831-0700 ext. 1322





Volleyball Academy at The J with Force Sports & Vertical Elite
Players learn volleyball skills, drills and basics of how to play the game. Program also includes basic conditioning workouts and game play. All coaches and instructors are IMPACT certified or are former adult/college players.
Who: Grades K-8
When: Mondays, March 6 - April 24
Grades 2-6: 5-6 pm • Click here to register
Grades 4-8: 6-7 pm • Click here to register
Fee: $110 Members / $140 Community
For Info: Contact Bria at bheifetz@mandeljcc.org(216) 831-0700 ext. 1322


NEW! Kids Cooking with Joel Gabelman
A cooking class just for kids! Kids will have a blast learning cooking skills and creating healthy recipes that even the most finicky eaters will enjoy.
Who: Kids ages 5-12
Monday, February 8- March 8 • 5-6 pm (no class 2/20)
Fee: $95 Members / $115 Community
For Info: Contact Bria at bheifetz@mandeljcc.org(216) 831-0700 ext. 1322




Kids Sports & Sorts
This program will incorporate various sports such as soccer, basketball, dodgeball and tennis. Young athletes will learn skills in footwork, agility, speed and body weight strength, all while having fun.

This fun, mind-body workout guides kids through drumming, movement and creative exploration. 
Who: Ages 7-11
When: Wednesdays, March 8 - April 5 • 5-5:45
Fee: $75 Members / $95 Community
For Info: Contact Kate at (216) 831-0700 ext. 1349 • ktoohig@mandeljcc.org




Ansifield B'Ivrit School Year Programs
This immersive Hebrew language program promotes pride in Jewish identity in a nurturing, creative and fun way through games, arts & crafts and music. Children will learn to understand and speak Hebrew naturally, by listening and speaking with staff and peers. All aspects of the class will be conducted solely in Hebrew. Led by Iris Granot and the Cleveland Shin Shinim.
When: Wednesdays, March 8 • 5-7 pm

Where: Mandel JCC
Fee: FREE for currently enrolled Anisfield B'Ivrit campers
For Info: Contact (216) 831-0700 ext. 134 • daycamps@mandeljcc.org


Kids Yoga
Improve strength, flexibility, and coordination, learn breathing and visualization techniques, self-respect and respect for others with fun and challenging poses. 
Grades K-3
When: Tuesdays, March 7 - April 4 • 5- 5:45 pm

Fee: $75 Members / $95 Community 
For Info: Contact Fitness Service Desk at (216) 831-0700 ext. 1302 • wellness@mandeljcc.org




Build LEGO models that use gears, axels and pulleys. Work in teams under guided instruction to build a different model each week.
Who: Grades K-6
When: Thursdays, April 20 - June 1 • 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Theme: Awesome Adventures in Robotics

Fee: $96 Members / $120 Community



We also offer exciting Vacation Day programs so your kids can come play at The J when school is closed. Click here for details!