Happy Thanksgiving! The J is open today from 5:30am to noon. Special Turkey Burn fitness classes are shown in the box below. Questions- please call 216.831.0700. Ext 1302 or ext 0.
26001 S. Woodland Rd.
Beachwood, OH |
(216) 831-0700
Today's Hours:
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10 pm
5:30 am - 10 pm
5:30 am - 8 pm
8 am - 8 pm
Preschool & Childcare
Family Place

Family Place & Debra Ann November KidSpace

Programs for Families with Children Birth-PreK

Parent & Tot Programming 6 mornings a week in Family Place, the indoor pool & the gym - Free for Members!

  • Family Place is a drop-in family activity room with lots of toys and games off the main lobby.
  • The Debra Ann November KidSpace Gross Motor Skills Activity Room offers a toddler-sized climbing wall and interactive, indoor climbing equipment that encourages imagination and cooperative play.
  • Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For information, email info@mandeljcc.org.
  • Ask About Our Family Place Birthday Parties

Family Place Schedule

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Check Out Our New Family Place Schedule:

Music and Movement
Sept- May • 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM • Birth - Pre K 
An interactive program with songs, stories, movement and creative learning designed to enhance each child's self-esteem.

Breakfast Bunch
Sept- May •  9:15 AM – 10:15 AM • Birth - Pre K 
Join Beth Levy, Family Place Coordinator, for breakfast! Cereal and milk will be provided, families are also welcome to bring in their own food to enjoy (nut-free, please).

Moms & Babes
Sept-May •  11 am – 12 pm • Birth - 12 months 
Join us every Tuesday morning for eight weeks and enjoy time with your baby in a safe, relaxing environment. Make new friends and take part in discussions of interest to other new moms.
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for details.

Inflatables & Drop-In Gym
Sept- May • 10 am-12 pm • Birth – Pre-K
Join Family Place friends in the gymnasium for a fun morning of inflatables and active play.

NEW CLASS- J-Tumblers
Organized gym class led by Lakeshore Gymnastics, kids will

improve coordination and gain social skills through tumbling, drills
& games. Children must be accompanied by parent/caregiver.
(Class will be cancelled if minimum registration is not met)

Who: Mandel JCC members & Family Place members
with kids 18 months - age 5
Where: Gymnasium
When: Wednesdays • Oct 18 - Nov 22 ( 6 weeks) • 9-10 am
Fee: $30

Creation Station

Sept- May • 9:30-11:30 am • Birth – Pre-K
Drop-in and join Beth Levy, Family Place Coordinator for a hands on morning of creative learning and sensory exploration.

Early Childhood Playground is Open
10-10:30 am
Come play on the Early Childhood playground

Tot Shabbat

On-going • 10:30-11 am • Birth - Pre K • Free and open to the community
Welcome Shabbat with festive songs, enriching experiences, traditional blessings and delicious challah. This half hour brings warmth, fun and promotes a sense of community for children and adults. 

Drop-In Swim
On-going •  10-12 am • Birth- Pre K • Indoor Pool
Come splash in the pool with your little one! Children must be accompanied by an adult in the water.


Meet Beth Levy, Our New Family Place Coordinator!
blevy@mandeljcc.org • (216) 831-0700 ext. 1387

Beth Levy is a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW). She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Wheaton College in Norton Massachusetts and a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Chicago. Working with young children and families is both Beth’s passion and her background. Beth worked with children and teens and their families at Beech Brook Treatment Center and in her own private practice. The last two years she worked as a PJ Library ambassador doing outreach for families with infants and toddlers.  

Beth Levy is no stranger to Family Place. She has led The J’s  new mom and baby group for the past two years.  She brings her experience using art therapy techniques, play therapy and use of creative play to Family Place. Beth has two daughters, ages 2 ½  and 4 ½ years old, who have been Family Place “regulars” since birth. Beth is passionate about The J and Family Place and looks forward to meeting and interacting with our young families and their children and answering questions and providing support.


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Please note: Family Place is closed for cleaning Mon-Thurs, approx. 8 pm and Fridays, approx. 7:30 pm.