Kids Fitness & Children's Activities

The Mandel JCC hosts an amazing variety of camps, classes, programs, and drop-in offerings for children and families! From sports and fitness, to educational enrichment classes and just plain fun, there is something for everyone at The J. Click here to download a brochure with all of our offerings for kids ages 0-6. For more information or to register for any of these programs contact (216) 831-0700, ext. 0 or

Click here to see special enrichment programs for kids in grades K-6, including cooking, art, drama and more!

Kids Fitness at the Mandel JCC:

You can click on many of the titles below for more information


Description When Ages Fees Location
Swimming Lessons American Red Cross certified private and group swimming lessons for all ages and levels. Year-Round All Ages $ Indoor Pool
Open Swim Swim laps, play games or just relax in the newly-renovated indoor pool. Pick up a pool schedule for open swim times. Adult supervision required. Daily, times vary All Ages FREE for members Indoor Pool
Outdoor Basketball Courts The Mandel JCC's outdoor basketball courts are available for pickup games. Summers Children
under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
FREE for members Outdoor Basketball Courts
Outdoor Pool /Sprayground

The perfect places to chill
with your kids on a hot day!
Daily throughout
the summer
All ages FREE for members Outdoor Pool
Tennis Lessons

Professionally-led outdoor tennis lessons for all ages & abilities. Free open play is also available during regular hours. Times Vary, Summers
Ages 3+ $ Outdoor Tennis
Drop-in Gym 

Youth basketball hoops, inflatables on Saturdays, toys, games & more in our brand new gym! Adult supervision required. Through April 27, 2013 - Not offered during summer.

Fridays, 11:15am – Noon
9am - 11:30am

Ages 0 – Pre-K  FREE for members Gymnasium
Playmakers Youth Theater A dynamic youth theater program that stages many of your
favorite musicals & plays every year!
Throughout the school year
(Pilloff Family Playmakers Performing
Arts Camp offered in the summer)
Grades 2-12 $ Fairmount Temple
The National Basketball
Classes, leagues and workshops with tNBA. Offered throughout the school year Varies $ Gymnasium
Soccer Professional soccer skill and instruction Varies   $ Outdoors
Open Gym

Shoot hoops, play games and have fun in the Mandel JCC's new gym! Adult Supervision Required. Pick up a gymnasium schedule to see open gym times. Daily Ages 7+ FREE for members Gymnasium
Youth Personal Training Our certified Personal Trainers can teach kids the fundamentals of fitness or help prepare them for sports tryouts. Year-round Ages 10 +
$ Fitness Center
Girls on the Run Girls will discover the benefits of consistent physical exercise and good nutrition. Varies Grades 3-8 $ - Sliding Scale Outside
Yoga Kids A Children's Yoga program that offers an imaginative educational approach that integrates language arts, games, music, math and more to engage children. Varies  Ages 3-10 Varies Varies
Karate Introduction to Karate for kids to learn the basics and have fun. Ongoing Ages 6-10 Varies Varies
Volleyball Volleyball classes, clinics and leagues with Vertical Elite Volleyball.
Varies Grades 3-9 Varies Varies
Racquetball Racquetball lessons & clinics!


Ages 5 + $ Racquetball Courts

Click here to download a brochure with all of our offerings for kids ages 0-6. For more information or to register for any of these programs contact (216) 831-0700, ext. 0 or