Photo Albums

JRide 2014

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J-Ride 2013

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CEVEC

CEVEC thanks The J for serving as a full-time community work site for 3 years! The J loves having you here!

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Kids Fitness Equipment

Our Kids-Only Fitness area features equipment and a climbing wall just for ages 7-12. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Women Only Fitness Room

A private workout experience for women complete with cardio equipment and free weights.

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Strength Training Equipment

Our top-of-the-line strength training area is fully-equipped with new machines, multi-use benches, 6-station cable pulley system, free weights & dumbells up to 100 pounds. StarTrac "Lock N' Load system" on selected resistance equipment make weight selection easy without the struggle of pins.

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Cardio Equipment

We have over 60,000 square feet devoted to fitness and offer a variety of machines, classes and programs to match every member's interests, skills and abilities. The J's new fitness center features more than 150 pieces of cardiovascular and strength training equipment

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KidKare

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Fun with Early Childhood - October 2011

Fun in the brand new Early Childhood classrooms and on the new playground. October 2011.

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Mandel JCC Dedication - 2011© Nannette Bedway

Jewish and civic community leaders, donors and special guests gathered September 22 for a formal dedication ceremony to celebrate the transformational $18 million renovation and expansion of the Mandel Jewish Community Center of Cleveland. Mort Mandel along with his brothers Joseph Mandel and the late Jack Mandel donated $16 million toward the renovation.

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Mandel JCC Dedication - Sept. 22, 2011

Jewish and civic community leaders, donors and special guests gathered September 22 for a formal dedication ceremony to celebrate the transformational $18 million renovation and expansion of the Mandel Jewish Community Center of Cleveland. Mort Mandel of the Mandel Foundation was joined by Mandel JCC Board President Jeanne Tobin and Mandel JCC Executive Director Michael Hyman they cut the ribbon to officially dedicate the building. Mort along with his brothers Joseph Mandel and the late Jack Mandel donated $16 million toward the renovation.

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FilmFest Opening Night 2011

Opening Night of the 5th annual Mandel JCC Leonard Krieger Cleveland Jewish FilmFest.

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Farewell to Camp Wise Director Jodi Sperling

Thanks for 8 great years, Jodi! We'll miss you, but know we'll see you back in Cleveland often. Best of luck in NYC!

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Phase II Renovation Continues

Photos of Phase II renovation of the Early Childhood wing, The J's administrative offices and the Rzepka Fitness Center into dedicated Yoga & Pilates studios.

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Camp Wise pick-up

After another wonderful summer, the kids from Camp Wise and the SITs, fresh from their Israel adventure, returned to Beachwood this morning. Parents, friends, family members and pets anxiously waited to greet their loved ones with hugs, smiles and even tears!

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Playmakers Youth Theatre 2011 - Smokey Joe's Cafe

Dress rehearsal for the production of "Smokey Joe's Cafe" by the Playmakers Youth Theatre on July 27, 2011.

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YogaKids

Our first YogaKids session.

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Fox 8 News Segment

Kenny Crumpton hosted "Swimming 101" at The J's outdoor pool on July 26. He interviewed Fitness Wellness and Recreation Director Lorri Slesh about swimming safety and the camera crew shot Aquatics Director Lyle Reed giving swimming lessons.

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LearnInn 2009

LearnInn Your Learning Adventure.

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Festival of Jewish Books & Authors 2009

2009 Festival of Jewish Books and Authors, November 9-22.

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New Fitness Center Renderings

Rendering provided by Bialosky + Partners Architects

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Spray Ground Fun!

Summer camp has begun and the spray ground is in full swing!

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Rick Recht

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Main Entrance and Lobby Renderings

Rendering provided by Bialosky + Partners Architects

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors: Susan Orlean

The Mandel JCC welcomed a "literary rockstar" this afternoon! Susan Orlean read from her latest book, and humored a full audience! Don't forget to check out all the events in the 2 week-long Jewish Book Festival!

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors: Martin Indyk

The first of an incredible two-week Jewish Book Fest!! The house was packed for Martin Indyk! What a FANTASTIC opener! We can't wait for the rest!! Check out http://www.mandeljcc.org/book-festival/festival-of-jewish-books-authors/ for the complete list!

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors: Peter Lovenheim

Peter Lovenheim offered insightful thoughts and read a bit from his book "In the Neighborhood". There was a great turnout to hear this noted scholar and author. THERE'S MORE TO COME! Check out http://www.mandeljcc.org/book-festival/festival-of-jewish-books-authors/ for the complete run down!!

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors: Kids Day Pajama Party!

Sunday, November 14th welcomed a parade of pajamas! Kids of all ages were entertained with morning stretches, breakfast, Flowers the Clown and his balloon making magic show, arts and crafts and story telling too! Even The Cat in the Hat and Franklin the Turtle made an appearance! Thanks so much for all who came out to play!

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors:Rabbi Kushner

Wow! Rabbi Kushner gave a wonderful talk to a packed crowd last night.

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors:Maury Feren

Nicknamed “The produce king”, Maury Feren is Cleveland’s premiere, undisputed voice on healthy eating. At 94, he has been a soldier, teacher, athlete, lecturer, writer, merchant and family man. Check out pictures from his Book Festival appearance!

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors:American Girl Rebecca Doll Tea Party

We had a wonderful tea party to celebrate the first Jewish American Girl Doll! thanks so much to all who attended!

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A Walk for Warmth!

The Mandel JCC "More to Explore" class, led by teachers Kathy Klein and Annie Cernoia sewed 30 hats for donation to Operation Warm Up, helping Cleveland's Homeless population stay warm. The class of 4 & 5 year olds personally delivered the hats today to the drop off box at the Jewish Federation. Check out the full story tonight on Fox Channel 8 @ 5 or 6pm tonight, and look for the story and more photos in next week's Cleveland Jewish News!

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Torah Yoga

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Anisfield Day Camp Family Fun Day

Anisfield Day Camp and PJ Library hosted the annual Family Fun Day July 10 at the.e Burton campsite. It was a hot and happy day full of swimming, canoeing, arts & crafts, archery, s'mores and more. We had a blast -- thanks to all who attended!

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Farm Fresh Market July 19, 2011

Shoppers had their pick of fresh, organic, locally-grown vegetables at the July 19 farm fresh vegetable stand at The J. See you at the next one at the Mandel JCC’s shelter, next to the outdoor pool. August 16 from 5 - 7 pm. Eat well and help support JFSA YouthAbility and CleveLand Crops, a project of the Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Produce is locally-grown, organic and sold within hours of picking.

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