Programs

Aquatics

Get into the swim of things at The J! All fees except private lessons are per month. An additional $25 registration fee applies to all aquatics programs.

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

J Swim Academy
Our J Swim Academy fosters academic and physical excellence through swimming. The academy is a year-round tiered-structured swim program that teaches water safety to all four competitive strokes, advancing from J Babies to J Squad.

All program pricing is per month, and all classes are based on 30-minute sessions once or twice a week.

1x/Week
M: $80 | G: $120

2x/Week
M: $120 | G: $160

Entry Points and Program Flow (based on age and ability)

J Swim Academy Flowchart

J Babies
Ages 6 months to 3 years
Maximum: 6 parents and 6 babies per class
This class helps young children to be happy and safe in, around and under the water. This class creates special moments with mom, dad or a special family member (with the help of a teacher) while children enjoy the water. Through games, songs and routines, students learn to float on their backs and to be comfortable submerging and breathing. Students may advance to J Grads or J Prep, depending on their skill level.

J Grads
Ages 18 months to 3 years
Maximum: 3 students per class
This class is for children who have graduated from J Babies. Children are introduced to pop-up breathing, streamline kicking, advanced back float with kicking and overarm freestyle stroke. Upon mastering these skills, students may advance to J Prep Level 1.

J Prep
Ages 3-5
Maximum: 4 students per class

Level 1
J Prep Level 1 teaches children to prone float and to streamline kick unassisted for five yards with their faces in the water except when recovering to breathe. They also learn to back float. Upon mastering these skills, students advance to J Prep Level 2 or J School Level 2, based on age.

Level 2
J Prep Level 2 teaches children the overarm freestyle stroke (no breathing) and kicking on their backs. Side breathing is introduced, as well as the butterfly and breaststroke kicks. Upon mastering these skills, students are eligible to advance to our J Prep Level 3 or J School Level 3, based on age.

Level 3
J Prep Level 3 is geared towards strong swimmers who have achieved all the Level 2 skills. The main goal in this class is to master side breathing and backstroke arms with kicking. It also introduces butterfly and breaststroke arms. Upon mastering these skills and being able to swim freestyle and backstroke for 15 yards, students are eligible to advance to one of our J Squad programs.

J School
Ages 6+
Maximum: 5 students per class

Level 1
This class is for school-age children who are learning to swim. Students become comfortable submerging and floating on their backs. Streamline floating and kicking are also taught. Upon achieving these skills, students can progress to J School Level 2.

Level 2
This class is for children who are comfortable in the water, but have limited swimming experience. Students learn overarm freestyle stroke for five yards, side breathing, backstroke kicking and kicking for both butterfly and breaststroke. Upon mastering these skills, students can progress to J School Level 3.

Level 3
This class concentrates on teaching freestyle with side breathing and correct backstroke. It also introduces butterfly and breaststroke arms. Students must be able to swim both freestyle and backstroke for 15 yards to advance to J Squad Level 1.

J Squad
1-Hour Classes
Ages 6+
Maximum: 8 students per group

Level 1
This class places greater emphasis on all four strokes: back, breast, butterfly and freestyle. It also introduces flip-turns and basic dive progressions. Students must be able to swim both freestyle and backstroke for 50 yards and butterfly and breaststroke for 25 yards to advance to J Squad Level 2.

Level 2
Emphasis is placed on endurance, performance, perfecting all four strokes and mastering all competitive starts and turns. Upon mastering these skills, students may advance to the J Swim Club (JSC).

Register for J Swim Academy today! For more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

J Swim Club
J Swim Club is a year-round swim team for youth ages 5-18 of all levels, as well as collegiate swimmers. We are affiliated with USA Swimming and Arizona Swimming LSC. Our certified coaches help each swimmer to reach his or her full potential and to compete in local, regional, and out- of-state venues. Swim competitions range from novice to national levels.

Copper
Practice Schedule
Mon and Wed: 4:30-6pm, 4:30-5pm dryland
Tue and Thu: 5-6:30pm, 5-5:30pm dryland
Sat: 11:30am-12:30pm
M: $75 | G: $125

Bronze
Practice Schedule
Mon-Thu: 5-6:30pm, 5-5:30pm dryland
Sat: 11:30am-12:30pm
M: $75 | G: $125

Silver
Practice Schedule
Mon-Thu: 5-6:30pm, Tue-Thu 5-5:30pm dryland
Sat: 10-11:30am
M: $150 | G: $200

Gold
Practice Schedule
Mon-Thu: 4-5:30pm, Tue-Thu 5:30-6pm dryland
Sat: 10-11:30am
M: $150 | G: $200

Platinum
Practice Schedule
Mon and Wed: 5-6:30pm
Tue and Thu: 4:30-7pm, 4:30-5:30pm dryland
Sat: 10-11:30am
M: $150 | G: $200

Senior
Practice Schedule
Mon, Wed and Fri: 5-6:30am
Mon and Wed: 3-5pm
Tue and Thu: 3-5:30pm, 3-4pm dryland
Sat: 7-10am, 7-8am dryland
M: $175 | G: $200

Register for J Swim Club today! For more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

J Masters
J Masters is designed for swimmers ages 19+ of all skill levels who want to swim for recreation, health and competition. Practice sessions are led by our USA/USMS-certified coaching staff. J Master swimmers also have access to clinics throughout the year and private instruction upon request.

Practice Schedule
Mon and Wed: 5:30-6:30am
Mon-Thu: 6:30-7:30pm
Sat: 12:30-1:30pm

M: $50 | G: $75 / per month, includes Adult Water Polo

Register for J Masters today! For more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

J Private Swim Lessons
We offer private lessons to people of all ages and skill level who are seeking a more personal approach to learning to swim. Lessons are taught by certified instructors and coaches and improve stroke technique, sport performance and build a healthier lifestyle.

30-min session: M: $50 | G: $75

Register for youth and adult private swim lessons today! For more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

J Youth Water Polo
Your child will have a ball and make new friends while learning to catch, pass, shoot and score with our professional coaching staff in this exciting, action-packed sport! Focus is on sportsmanship, strategy and teamwork.

Mon & Wed | 6-7pm
Fri | 4-5:30pm
Sun | 2:30-4pm

Monthly Fee: M: $75 | Guests: $100

Register for J Youth Water Polo today! For dates, times and more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

J Adult Water Polo
Join us for fitness and camaraderie as you enjoy water polo fun with our professional coaches.

Sun | 4-5:30 pm

Monthly fee includes Masters: M: $50 | G: $75

Register for J Adult Water Polo today! For dates, times and more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

J Lifeguard Training Classes
Register in one of our monthly American Red Cross-certification courses that teach: lifeguarding responsibilities, rescue skills, and includes CPR/ AED for the Professional Rescuer certification. Participants must complete two prerequisite skills:

  • Swim 300 yards continuously, using freestyle (front crawl) and breaststroke
  • Swim 20 yards, surface dive to a depth of 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object in both hands (head out of water), and climb out of the pool without using the steps or ladder within 1 minute 40 seconds

In addition, participants must be age 15 or older by the completion of the class. Proof of age is required the first class day. Registration is final.

Class Fee: $275 includes CPR mask.

Register for J Lifeguard Training Classes today! For dates, times and more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

Visit JSwimshop.com to purchase all of your J Swim gear and/or apparel, including swimsuits, goggles, fins, paddles, snorkels, baby diapers and much more!

Also open daily by the activity pool!

Aquatic Group Fitness

Getting fit is fun with one of our many aquatic group fitness classes in our resort-style, heated pools.

See our schedule. For more information, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Aqua Core
This 30-minute shallow-water class focuses on core strength, full body toning, stability, endurance and range of motion. Level 1-3.

Aqua Deep
You control the intensity in this 45-minute deep-water workout. Flotation equipment stabilizes your posture for a no-impact, full-body workout. Must be comfortable in deep water. Level 1-3.

Aqua Fit
Improve your cardio fitness, endurance, strength and flexibility with this low-impact, 45-minute shallow-water resistance workout. Great for beginners and advanced participants. Uses buoys, noodles, kickboards and Aqualogix™️ bells. Level 1-3.

Aqua Tabata
This 45-minute, HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) shallow-water workout improves your cardio fitness, endurance, strength and flexibility. Interval variations make this a great class for beginners to advanced participants. Level 1-3.

Group Fitness

The J offers more than 80 group classes each week to help you achieve your fitness goals, including Barre Fusion, BODYPUMP™️, J Cross-Train, Cycle Barre, Fit for Life, Heart & Sole, Pilates Reformer, Strength & More, Tai Chi, TRX Suspension, Yoga and Zumba. Ages 13+.

Our IC7 Lifetime Fitness Cycle Bikes with integrated Coach by Color system will maximize your training experience and help you reach your goals faster.

See our schedule. For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

BODYPUMP™
The ORIGINAL barbell class!! Endurance strength training where muscle and music collide! Suitable for all levels… The fastest way to get in shape! Level 1-3. No one under the age of 13 allowed.

J Barre Fusion
This fusion class will incorporate movements from ballet and Pilates that will develop long lean muscles, core strength and dynamic balance and flexibility. This workout will integrate both standing and mat work along with using equipment such as; weights, discs, Pilates rings, body bar, Lebert Equalizer, and other various props. Level 1-3.

J Cross-Train
If you are someone that likes variety, then you will love the spontaneity of this class. Fusing together intensities and different types of exercises creates intervals and variations that shock your body. This full-body class will include body toning with weights, bands and/or body weight. Level 2-3.

Cycle Barre
This class is a 30/30 format. Enjoy rolling hills, steep climbs, flat roads, and high speed interval training as you challenge your heart for 30 minutes on the bike, followed by ballet and Pilates moves that will develop long lean muscles, core strength and dynamic balance and flexibility with movements off the bike.

Fit for Life
Work your entire body and increase your flexibility and strength in this class tailored for mature adults. Level 1-2.

Heart & Sole
A low impact workout for all fitness levels. This class will improve your cardiovascular endurance, strength, and balance. Level 1-2.

H.I.I.T Body
Build a better body and a better you by joining us in H.I.I.T. Body. This High Intensity Interval Training class will develop those lean muscles and melt away fat by keeping you on your toes with Step, boxing, interval, BOSU, and much more! Level 2-3.

The Mashup
A workout for all levels that includes Strength & Agility, HIIT, and Mind Body. This is an amazing fitness combination that will have you achieving results faster while working on your cardiovascular and strength endurance. Level 1-3.

Pilates Reformer
Develop lean muscles as you improve your core strength. Our reformers allow you to tailor your workout to your fitness level.

J Step
J-Step is an energizing workout using a height-adjustable step and full body movements on, over and around the step. “Step” back in to a class developed as a high intensity, yet low impact workout. Improve your Strength, Coordination and Endurance by learning choreographed routines. Level 1-3.

Strength & More
Use weights, bands and your own body weight to build strength and endurance, increase bone density and decrease body fat as you increase your lean muscle mass. Level 2-3.

Stretch & Roll Class
Stretching improves flexibility, ease of movement and helps prevent injuries. Learn the basics of full-body stretching and foam rolling to release tight muscles, fascial adhesions and improve blood flow. Make the most of every stretch!

Tai Chi
An ancient Chinese exercise that contributes to physical, mental and spiritual well-being. A series of dance-like movements are linked in a continuous, smooth-flowing sequence. These easy-to-learn movements are progressive and coordinated with deep breathing to circulate and balance your body’s vital energy or chi.

TRX Suspension
The original, best-in-class workout that leverages gravity and your body weight to build strength and balance.

Yoga
We offer a variety of yoga classes for all fitness levels and abilities, from restorative to yoga flow. Increase your strength, flexibility and mindfulness.

Chair Yoga
Still your mind while building strength, flexibility and balance as we practice yoga with the aid of a chair. This is a great class for individuals who want to learn yoga in a safe, stable way. Level 1-2.

Gentle Yoga
Gentle back- and core-strengthening postures relieve stress and increase flexibility, balance and mobility. This class is great for beginners and those wanting a gentle practice. Level 1-2.

Restorative Yoga
Learn to relax deeply and leave each class feeling rejuvenated! Blankets, blocks, bolsters and straps support the body in restorative poses. Level 1.

Yin Yoga
Yin yoga is meditative practice which accesses deeper connective tissues and fascia. Increase your mobility, balance and peace of mind as you lubricate and protect your joints. Level 1-2.

Zumba
Get energized with red-hot international dance moves to spicy Latin rhythms. With the infectious music and easy-to-follow steps, you’ll be hooked!

We have regular classes each week to progressively improve functional movement. In addition, we have special workshops.

See our Parkinson’s programs.

Get Fit & Make Friends! Join The J’s Walking Club!

Every Monday at 9am

Start your week with a brisk 1- to 2-mile walk in The J neighborhood. Bring water, walking shoes and meet us at the flagpole. Strollers, dogs and all walking paces are welcome.

Free for J members.

For more information, contact Kristina at 480.481.1797 or kristinab@vosjcc.org.

Yoga

See our schedule. For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Sunrise/Sunset Yoga

Join us for a beautiful yoga practice as we enjoy the Arizona sunrise/sunset. Classes held outside in the east amphitheater. Dress appropriately and bring water. Free and open to the public.

Sunrise Yoga

Fridays | 5:30am | Oct. 12 & 26

Sunset Yoga

Tuesdays | 6pm | Oct. 9 & 16

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Yoga to Awaken Inner Joy
Sundays, Oct. 28-Nov. 18 | 11:30am-1pm

Exercise your body and mind to increase your happiness and joy. Experience Yoga Asana (postures), Pranayama (breath work) and Yoga Nidra (yogi sleep) to relieve stress-related disorders and produce profound peace, restoration and rejuvenation. Yoga Nidra, a scientific systematic guided meditation, induces a state of non-doing; allowing complete physical, mental and emotional relaxation. Led by Amy Tyre. 4-week session.

Members: $60 | Guests: $100

Register now! For more information, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Private Yoga Training
Individualize your yoga practice to ensure that postures are performed optimized in alignment with your body. Great for all levels.

55-min session | M: $75

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Personal Training

Working with a personal trainer is one of the fastest, easiest and most successful ways to improve your health and fitness. Our trainers will customize a program to meet your needs: weight loss, increased strength, improved balance, functional training or enhanced overall health.

See our schedule. For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

NEW MEMBER PACKAGE

10 30-minute sessions | $399

Offer expires December 31, 2018

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

PT30 Bundle
Want results fast? Watch how quickly changes happen when you combine a personal nutrition program with personal training!
8 30-minute Personal Training sessions
Nutritional Coaching package (see Nutrition section below)
M: $499

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Women on Weights
Tuesdays & Thursdays, Aug. 28-Nov. 8
This small-group personal training program for women produces results! Learn proper technique to build strength, endurance, balance and stability during a fun full-body workout. Includes weight-room exercises, free weights, machines, bands, BOSU, TRX & more!
18-class package: M: $269
6-class package: M: $108
Per-class drop-in: M: $20

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Sports-Team Training at The J
Coach by design! Bring your sports team to the next level, on- or off-season, with private team training. Your personal training coach will improve your team’s performance with sport-specific training: agility, power, speed, strength and endurance.

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Individual Personal Training*

1 session
30-min – Members: $50
60-min – Members: $80

10 sessions
30-min – Members: $450
60-min – Members: $750

20 sessions
30-min – Members: $800
60-min – Members: $1400

40 sessions
30-min – Members: $1400
60-min – Members: $2600

Individual Teen Training*

1 session
30-min – Members: $45
60-min – Members: $75

10 sessions
30-min – Members: $400
60-min – Members: $700

20 sessions
30-min – Members: $700
60-min – Members: $1300

*All packages must be used within six months of purchase date.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

MX4

Discover our innovative group training program! MX4 is the ultimate fitness experience; this results-driven program focuses on cardio, power, strength and endurance. Whether you’re striving to shed a few pounds, enhance performance or improve overall fitness, MX4 will help you achieve more with a mix of personal trainer attention, camaraderie and challenging progressive workouts. Get Fit… Get Social Now with MX4!

See our schedule. For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

INTRODUCTORY OFFER

1 FREE WEEK of unlimited MX4 classes!

Sign up at our Membership Desk or call 480.481.7090.

Packages and Pricing
Drop-in: $15
4-pack with automatic payments: $49/month
8-pack with automatic payments: $79/month
Unlimited with automatic payments: $99/month
10 sessions, no automatic payment: $129
20 sessions, no automatic payment: $239

* Cancelation notification must be made 30 days in advance of your automated MX4 monthly bill cycle.

See our schedule and book an MX4 class with the MINDBODY app today! For more information or other registration options, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Teen Packages and Pricing
Drop-in: $12
4-pack with automatic payments: $39/month
8-pack with automatic payments: $59/month
Unlimited with automatic payments: $79/month
10 sessions, no automatic payment: $109
20 sessions, no automatic payment: $199

* Cancelation notification must be made 30 days in advance of your automated MX4 monthly bill cycle.

See our schedule and book an MX4 class with the MINDBODY app today! For more information or other registration options, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Wellness + Nutrition

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Nutrition*

1 session
30-min – Members: $45
60-min – Members: $75

10 sessions
30-min – Members: $400
60-min – Members: $700

*All packages must be used within six months of purchase date.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Introduction to Nutrition*

Become aware of your nutritional habits and how they may be sabotaging your goals for weight and health. Learn how proper nutrition provides your body with the basic building blocks it needs to function properly.

  • 1 60-minute private session
  • 1 30-minute private follow-up session

Members: $120

*Package must be used within six months of purchase date.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Nutrition Coaching*

If you want to learn how to change your habits and optimize your health and vitality, this program is for you! Includes: nutritional behavior assessment, food journal analysis, personalized binder and nutritional education.

  • 1 60-minute private session
  • 3 30-minute private follow-up sessions

Members: $210

*Package must be used within six months of purchase date.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Pilates / Fascial Stretch Therapy

Allegro 2 Tower of Power is the most intuitive, easy-to-use Pilates reformer on the market. The infinity bar allows for easier transitions with exercises, more versatility and quicker set-up time. Reformer plus trapeze will take your workout to the next level.

See our schedule. For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Pilates Mat Class
Learn the fundamentals of Pilates in this fast-paced group class. Focus is on breath and core work. Learn how to stabilize the body and move stronger in life.

Free for all J members.

See our schedule for available classes.

Pilates Reformer Classes
Brisk-paced, flowing movements on the Pilates Reformer provide a full- body workout that improves core strength, balance and flexibility. Our studio includes reformers with Trapeze and Combo Chairs. If you are new to Pilates, try one of our slower-paced Fundamental Reformer classes.

Introduction to Pilates
One 55-minute Pilates Reformer class.

Members: Free

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Pilates Reformer Class Packages*
1 class – Members: $35
5 classes – Members: $125
10 classes – Members: $200
20 classes – Members: $300

*All packages must be used within six months of purchase date.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Private Fascial Stretch Therapy Sessions*
Using a comprehensive and gentle approach to stretching, our certified Facial Stretch Therapist guides you through lengthening movements that have therapeutic and lasting effects on your body, including pain relief, increased range of motion, improved athletic performance and stress management.

1 session
30-min – Members: $52
55-min – Members: $75

5 sessions
30-min – Members: $225
55-min – Members: $350

*All packages must be used within six months of purchase date. Times based on instructor availability and by appointment only.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Youth Basketball

In partnership with
Steptoe

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Jeff Berkowitz Youth Basketball League
Jeff Berkowitz Youth Basketball League

Sundays, Jan. 20-Mar. 10

Ventura Basketball AcademyIt’s time to play ball! Boys and girls participate in eight weeks of skill development and exciting game-play emphasizing JB’s Core Values of Respect, Perseverance, Integrity and Community. Your child will discover what it means to be a true athlete on and off the court!

Program includes:

  • Three weeks of skill development and instruction supported by Ventura Basketball Academy coaches
  • Five weeks of league play
  • Closing awards banquet

Skill Development
Jan. 20, 27, Feb. 10
Pre K-K: Sundays | Noon-1pm
Grades 1-2 Sundays | 1pm-2:30pm
Grades 3-4: Sundays | 2:30pm-4pm

*No practice Sun., Feb. 3

Games
Feb. 17, 24, Mar. 3, 10, 17
Pre K-K: Sundays | Noon-1pm
Grades 1-2 Sundays | 1pm-2:30pm
Grades 3-4: Sundays | 2:30pm-4pm

Before Jan. 15: M: $115 | G: $165
After Jan. 15: M: $140 | G: $190

Space is limited to 40 athletes per age group. Register TODAY!

Parent Coaches Needed
Each team will have one Parent Coach, first come first serve. Coaches are expected to come to practices and games over the course of the season and support sportsmanship and teamwork. Each coach will receive $25 off their registration fee and a league T-shirt for volunteering! All coaches are background checked.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Youth Soccer

In partnership with
Steptoe

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Phoenix Rush Soccer ClubJ RUSH Recreational Soccer
Jan. 14 – Mar. 6
Practice: Mondays | 4:30-5:15pm
Games: Wednesdays | 4:30-5:15pm

Get your child in the game! J RUSH Recreational Soccer helps young players improve their motor skills, coordination and self-confidence. Our program focuses on developmentally appropriate basic game skills such as dribbling, passing, shooting, and teamwork. Weekly game emphasis is not on winning or losing; it’s about sportsmanship, fun & friendship, and being a part of our community. Game T-shirt and awards included. Boys & girls ages 4-6.

Before Jan. 15: M: $110 | G: $160
After Jan 15: M: $135 | G: $185
Limited spots available. Register early.

Parent Coaches Needed
Each team will have 1-2 coaches per team. Coaches are expected to come to practices and games over the course of the season and have at least one coach present at all times. Each coach will receive $25 off their registration fee and a game T-shirt for volunteering! All coaches are background checked.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Youth Swimming

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

See our swim programs and sign up today!

Jewish Youth Group Sports League – “The League”

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Sundays | 5-7pm

The League is THE place to be for Jewish teens grades 8-12 on Sunday evenings! It is a collaborative effort of BBYO, NCSY, NFTY, USY and The J! This is. All athletes must be a part of a Jewish youth group to participate. Program includes:

  • 8 weeks of tournament play
  • Playoffs and Championship for top teams
  • The League T-shirt
  • Closing Awards Banquet

M: $75 | G: $95

Register online now! For more information, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

The League is funded in part by the Howard A. Levey Memorial Fund and
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Maccabi

For more information, contact us at maccabi@vosjcc.org.

2019 JCC Maccabi Games

Participate in the largest annual Jewish teen event in the country. A once-in-a-lifetime Olympic experience to compete, collaborate and grow with other Jewish teens!

Information about the 2019 Maccabi Games is coming soon!

Adult Sports

In partnership with
Steptoe

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

J Adult Basketball League
All games are played Tuesdays or Thursdays 7-10pm

Get your game on at The J and join one of our Adult Basketball Leagues! We offer three leagues: Over 40 Mellow recreational league, B-2 competitive and B-3 semi-competitive. All of the teams play eight regular season games and the top eight teams make playoffs. Each team is required to have one captain and 8-10 roster players.

Mellow Over 40: Recreational – 40 years or older
Tuesdays | 6pm, 7pm or 8pm games
Season begins Jan. 8

Jules Firetag B-2 league: Competitive – 18 years or older
Tuesdays | 7pm, 8pm or 9pm games
Season begins Jan. 8

B-3 League: Semi-competitive – 18 years or older
Thursdays | 7pm, 8pm or 9pm games
Season begins Jan. 8

Game days and times are subject to change, depending upon the number of teams in each division.

Members: $65 | Guests: $85 If paid before the first game of the season
Members: $75 | Guests: $95 If paid after the first game of the season

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Adult Pickup Basketball
Sundays: Early-Play, 7:30-9:30am | Late-Play, 9:30-11:30am

Just want to shoot some hoops? The J makes it easy for you to play with pickup basketball on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings for ages 18 years or older. This is a great opportunity to meet other members on the court and have some fun!

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Pickleball

In partnership with
Steptoe

Social Drop-in: Mon., Wed., and Fri. | 8-10am
Beginner Play: Tuesdays | 8:30-10am
Intermediate/Advanced Play: Thursdays | 8-10am
Time is subject to change

Pickleball is one of the fastest growing racquet sports in the country! It combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong and is fun for people of all skill levels and ages. Come play at The J and bring a friend!

Free for J members.

For more information, contact us at 480.483.7121 or membership@vosjcc.org.

Racquetball

In partnership with
Steptoe

Tuesdays & Thursdays | 4-6pm
Sundays | 9:30-11:30am

With a state-of-the-art racquetball court, there is no stopping a good game! Racquetball is not only a great workout, it is also a fun fitness activity for all ages and skill levels.

Free for J members.

For more information, contact us at 480.483.7121 or membership@vosjcc.org.

Did you know you can rent our courts and fields?

With two full-size, indoor basketball courts and racquetball court, as well as manicured soccer fields, there is no stopping a good game! Have your basketball, soccer, cheerleading, gymnastics, volleyball or racquetball event at The J! We’re open to all, so come check what our facility has to offer.

For more information, contact 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Preschool Early Childhood Center Programs

For more information, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Sunday Funday: Winter Fun
Sunday, Dec. 16 | 9:30-11:30am

Come to the JCC to explore winter! We will have fun, ice, winter animals and more!

Free for ECC Families; $5 for each guest family.

Please RSVP to earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Totally Tu B’Shevat
Sunday, Jan. 20 | 10am
Preschool – 8 years old

Join us at for as we Celebrate the birthday of the trees – Tu B’Shevat. We will enjoy nature themed crafts, snacks and activities followed by stories for Jordan Hill – Story Teller Extraordinaire.

$10 per family.

Please RSVP to earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Sunday Funday: Fun With Colors
Sunday, Feb. 10 | 9:30-11:30am

Come to the JCC to color! We’ll have tons of colorful fun!

Free for ECC Families; $5 for each guest family.

Please RSVP to earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Sunday Funday: Purim Palooza
Sunday, Mar. 10 | 9:30-11:30am

Come to the JCC to learn about Purim. We will have fun making costumes and more!

Free for ECC Families; $5 for each guest family.

Please RSVP to earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Sunday Funday: Passover Party
Sunday, Apr. 14 | 9:30-11:30am

Come to the JCC to learn about Passover. We will have fun making Passover crafts and playing Passover-themed games.

Free for ECC Families; $5 for each guest family.

Please RSVP to earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Programs in partnership with
  • Blueprints for Tomorrow
  • Risk Resource
  • Jawman Dental
  • Movement Mortgage Ryan Okun

Preschool Enrichment Classes

Enrichment classes run from August 20 – December 14. Sign up for fun classes for ones through Pre-K!

For more information, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

MONDAYS ‐ 13 CLASSES
Aug. 20, 27, Sept. 17, Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec. 3, 10

JumpBunch Tee Ball, Football (non-contact), Hockey
1:15-2pm

There’s no better season for sports than Fall and the beginning of Winter! It’s time to play some tee ball, football and hockey! Basic fundamentals of each sport will be taught in a positive, non-competitive environment, while age- appropriate fun and exciting games will help reinforce the skills your child has learned. This program is geared toward learning basic skills all while having a great time and keeping fit. Your child will get an early start with these terrific team sports that are sure to make everyone feel like an MVP! Instructor: JumpBunch Staff.

Ages 3-5, minimum 4 children.

$195

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

JumpBunch

TUESDAYS ‐ 13 CLASSES
Aug. 21, 28, Sept. 4, Oct. 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27, Dec. 4, 11

Tennis with Seth Korey Academy
1:15-2pm

Have fun and learn the basic techniques of tennis with Seth Korey’s Tennis Academy. Children will learn how to properly use a tennis racket and improve hand and eye coordination. Instructor: Seth Korey Tennis Academy Staff.

Ages 3-5, minimum 4 children.

$195

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Rising Stars
2:15-3pm

Let’s sing, dance and explore! This class will inspire our youngest actors to become rising stars! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages 3-5, minimum 4 children.

$182

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Music and Movement
3:15-4pm

This fun class will be a musical wonder as children have fun with songs, parachutes while moving their bodies to the beat! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages 2-5, minimum 4 children.

$182

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Music and Movement
4:15-4:45pm

This fun class will be a musical wonder as children have fun with songs, parachutes while moving their bodies to the beat! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages ones-toddlers, minimum 5 children.

$143

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

SingfinitySeth Korey Tennis Academy

WEDNESDAYS ‐ 15 CLASSES
Aug. 22, 29, Sept. 5, 12, 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 28, Dec. 5, 12

Soccer Stars
1:15-2pm

Each week we’ll explore the world of soccer through dribbling, ball control, shooting and kicking. Instructor: Coach Alex.

Ages 3-5, minimum 4 children.

$225

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Tiny Dancers
2:15-3pm

Dancing and Twirling makes for a fun class. Our tiniest dancers will move and groove! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages 3-5, minimum 4 children.

$210

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Tiny Dancers Take 2
3:15-4pm

Dancing and Twirling makes for a fun class. Our tiniest dancers will move and groove! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages 2-5, minimum 4 children.

$210

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Music and Movement
4:15-4:45pm

This fun class will be a musical wonder as children have fun with songs, parachutes while moving their bodies to the beat! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages ones-toddlers, minimum 5 children.

$165

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Singfinity

THURSDAYS ‐ 15 CLASSES
Aug. 23, 30, Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29, Dec. 6, 13

Scrapbooking Galore
1:15-2pm

This class is a combination of Scrapbooking, Story Telling and Cheerleading! Instructor: Terri Hurvitz.

Ages 3-5, minimum 3 children.

$210

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Broadway Babies
2:15-3pm

Let’s sing, dance and explore! This class will inspire our youngest actors to become Broadway stars! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages 3-5, minimum 4 children.

$210

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Music and Movement
3:15-4pm

This fun class will be a musical wonder as children have fun with songs, parachutes while moving their bodies to the beat! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages 2-5, minimum 4 children.

$210

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Music and Movement
4:15-4:45pm

This fun class will be a musical wonder as children have fun with songs, parachutes while moving their bodies to the beat! Instructor: Jacqueline Dunford.

Ages 2-5, minimum 4 children.

$165

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Singfinity

FRIDAYS ‐ 16 CLASSES
Aug. 24, 31, Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7, 14

Superhero Training
1:15-2pm

What better way to end the week than by training to be your favorite superhero? To be a superhero means having strength, agility, balance and speed. We focus on learning on special superhero training skills through fun games and activities such as “jumping over hot lava”, “dodging fireballs”, “lightsaber training”, “scooter flying”, “Ghostbuster tag” and so many more! Being a superhero also means having compassion for society, a kind heart, and a willingness to do good and help others. These qualities we discuss and talk about with our students. This class really encourages your child to be a superhero in everyday life! Instructor: JumpBunch Staff.

Ages 3-5, minimum 4 children.

$240

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

JumpBunch

Adventures in Math and Science
1:15-2pm

To young children, science and math are magical, they can open up opportunities for exploration, imagination and creativity. We will spend time launching rockets, building machines, inventing, exploring light and darkness, shadows, graphing and more! Instructor: ECC Staff.

Ages 3-5, minimum 3 children.

$224

For more information and to register, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

PJ Library

For more information, contact 480.481.7112 or pjlibrary@vosjcc.org.

Spinning Shabbat with Seniors
Fri., Dec. 7 | 11am-noon
The Palazzo, 6250 N 19th Ave, Phoenix 85015

Join PJ Library at the Palazzo Senior Center to share in a special Hanukkah Shabbat service!

Free.

Register online now or contact 480.481.7112 or pjlibrary@vosjcc.org.

Kids Camps

Shemesh Camp at The J… All Year Long!

When school is on break, The J is the place to be! Your child enjoys all the fun of camp with art, drama, sports, swimming, games and more!

For more information, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Shemesh Winter Camp

Celebrate the Heroes Around Us Shemesh Winter Break Camp
December 24-January 4*
9am-3pm | Early & Late Care available*
Sign up by the day or by the week!
*No camp Dec. 25 or Jan. 1. No Late care on Dec. 24 & 31.

Grades K-4 will have fun with:

  • Meet a hero every day!
  • Thursday field trips
    • Week 1- Cracker Jax
    • Week 2- Wildlife World Zoo
  • Rock wall, Cooking, Art, Sports, Gymnastics & Science activities
  • Favorite Shemesh counselors

Daily snack provided. Bring a dairy lunch or purchase available from milk + honey.

Members: $175 | Guests: $275 per week
Members: $50 | Guests: $75 per day

Grades 5-8 enjoy a new adventure every day with a new field trip* & camp activities!

Week 1 – Dec. 24-28
Monday: Extreme Gravity Zone
Tuesday: No Camp due to holiday
Wednesday: Bowling & Ice Cream
Thursday: Cracker Jax
Friday: Pump It Up

Week 2 – Dec. 31-Jan. 4
Monday: Sky Zone
Tuesday: No Camp due to holiday
Wednesday: Castles & Coasters
Thursday: Wildlife World Zoo
Friday: Roller Skating
*Field trips subject to change.

Members: $220 | Guests: $320 per week
Members: $60 | Guests: $70 per day

Early & Late Care Rates for Grades K-8
Early Care: 7:30-9am
Members: $25 | Guests: $40 per week
Members: $8 | Guests: $12 per day

Late Care: 3-6pm
Members: $55 | Guests: $85 per week
Members: $16 | Guests: $24 per day

Registrations are not held without full payment and up-to-date emergency card and immunization record.

Register online or contact 480.634.4949 or jessicap@vosjcc.org.

Shemesh 2018 Reunion
Join us on Sunday, Dec. 16 from 3-5pm!

  • Meet our new director!
  • See your favorite counselors!
  • Reconnect with camp friends!

Games • Bouncies • Music • Snacks & Fun!

Be among the first to receive the 2019 camp brochure and see all the NEW things coming to Shemesh!

FREE for everyone! If you bring a new friend that has never been to Shemesh, you will be entered to win a chance to save $100 on your 2019 camp tuition!*

*Friend must enroll for a minimum of two weeks.

Please RSVP to 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

School’s Out Holiday Camp

No school? No worries! We have camp! Holiday camp includes a variety of activities including sports, arts, games, swim and more. Grades K-4 for Pardes, SUSD and PVSD.

Program Hours: 9am-3pm
Club J:$35 | M:$50 | G:$75*

Extended AM: 7:30-9am
Club J: Free | Members: $8 | Guests: $12*

Extended PM: 3-6pm Mon.-Thurs.; 3-5pm Fri.
Club J: Free | Members: $16 | Guests: $24*

*All prices per child/per day.

For more information, contact the youth department at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Club J & Enrichment After School Programs

Club J is an exciting, fun and educational after school program with low ratios and experienced, caring counselors and teachers. We provide quality classes, homework help and sports, but most importantly, we provide a safe, enriching place for your child to unwind after school.

Download the 2018/2019 School Year Registration Form

For more information, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Enrichment Classes

Does your child love to play sports, cook or create art? Whatever your child’s interest, we have enrichment classes that are the perfect blend of fun and learning. No membership necessary, these classes are open to the community.

Club J families who are registered for the same day receive 10% off!*

Watch out for more about our after school enrichment offerings this fall!

MONDAYS | 4:30-5:30PM
Session 2: Mar. 19 – Apr. 30

Chess
Has your child ever wanted to learn how to play chess, acquire strategies for their game play, or develop tournament skills? This weekly afterschool class will unite all levels and lovers of chess! Taught by experienced chess master, Ian.
Members: $100 | Guests: $150 per session

Register online for Chess Session 2 today!

RUSH Soccer
Club J discount does not apply to RUSH Soccer.
Read more.

TUESDAYS | 4:30-5:30PM

Karate Kids: Gold to Black Belts
Mar. 20 – May 1

Perfect for kids who have already earned their first belt. Our Karate Master continues to build on their skills and master themselves! Grades Pre-K-5
Members: $145 | Guests: $210

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

WEDNESDAYS | 4:30-5:30PM
Mar. 21 – May 2

Computers & Coding, Cool!
We live in a world driven by devices and the code within them. Kids learn computational thinking concepts and the principles of software development in a fun environment. They solve puzzles and build games while gaining a tech literacy to thrive in our new world. Grades 2-5
Members: $125 | Guests: $200

Register online for Computers & Coding, Cool! today!

RUSH Soccer
Club J discount does not apply to RUSH Soccer.
Read more.

THURSDAYS | 4:30-5:30PM
Session 2: Mar. 22 – May 3

Kitchen Kids: From Book to Cook
Inspire your fledging chef with this fun and interactive class filled with new stories, foods and tastes! Each class ends with a story based on a theme or season. Students create related recipes as they learn about tools, techniques and kitchen safety. Includes cookbook of recipes made. Grades Pre-K-5
Members: $135 | Guests: $200 per session

Register online for Kitchen Kids: From Book to Cook Session 2 today!

Semi-Private Tutoring at the J
Mar. 22 – May 3

Does your child need help with literacy and comprehension? Ms. B can help!

Ms. B is dual-certified teacher and provides small-group, personalize tutoring in a variety of literacy skills:

  • Reading comprehension
  • Close reading and annotation
  • Note-taking and summarizing
  • Composition
  • Grammar
  • Proofreading and editing

These core competencies can also help with students struggling with math (word problems) and science and other subjects (comprehending dense text). In addition, Ms. B can help students with time management, organization and daily/weekly planning and study strategies.

Members: $135 | Guests: $200 for the session

Register online for Semi-Private Tutoring at the J today!

Youth Sports

In partnership with
Steptoe

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Youth Theater

For more information, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Mary Poppins Jr.

Funded in part by the Molly Blank Fund. Supported by a grant from the Sandy Fox and Jess Finerman* in Loving Memory of Marcy Finerman Lewis Endowment Fund of the
Jewish Community Foundation

In partnership with

Affiliated Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

See our Facebook page for information and communication from our director!

The Valley of the Sun JCC Youth Theater presents Mary Poppins Jr!

Show Dates and Times
Thursday, November 29 @ 7:30pm
Saturday, December 1 @ 7:30pm
Sunday, December 2 @ 1pm and 3:30pm

Location
Thunderbird Adventist Academy
7410 E Sutton Dr
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Ticket prices $15-50. Online ticket sales will end Thursday, November 29 at noon. Tickets can still be purchased at the door pending availability for an additional $5.

Purchase tickets now! For more information, contact 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Your children are our stars!
Professional acting coaches and J staff ensure your child has fun while learning acting techniques, choreography and all things necessary to put a successful production and then demonstrate their talents in our end-of-season performance. Grades 3-12.

Rehearsals
Thursdays 4-6:30pm & Sundays 1:30-4:30pm
Sept. 6 – Nov. 28

Shows
Thurs., Nov. 29 and Sat., Dec. 1 & Sun., Dec. 2
Thunderbird Adventist Academy

M:$275 | G:$325

Register now! For more information, contact 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

NEW! K-2 mini-show with Miss Jacqueline!

Rehearsals
Sundays, 2-4pm
Sept. 9, Oct. 7 & 21 and Nov. 4 & 18

Includes Tech Week and Shows!

M: $150 | G: $200

Register now! For more information, contact 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Sign up now for Willy Wonka Jr rehearsals!

Rehearsals at The J start February 3:
Thursdays 4:30-7:30pm
Sundays 1pm-3:30pm

Show Dates:
Thursday, April 11
Saturday, April 13
Sunday, April 14

Members: $275 | Guests: $325

Register online now! For more information, contact 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Tween + Teen Programs

For more information, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

It’s Tween Night Out!
Sat., Dec. 15 | 6-10pm

Tweens grades 5+, join us for an action-filled evening of run-on-wall challenges at Scottsdale Parkour Gym! The fun includes obstacle courses, warp wall, high ropes. All levels and abilities are welcome!

Members: $35 | Guests: $45
Includes dinner, transportation and admission. $5 more after 5pm on Mon., Dec. 10.

Due to van seating, limited spots available.

Register now! For more information, contact 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

J Teen Fit Academy
Mondays & Wednesdays, Oct. 1-Dec. 19 | 4-5pm

Get your teen off the couch and into the action at The J! They will experience a diverse fitness program that includes mind, body, martial arts, strength, conditioning and much more. Make The J your teen’s new active hang-out zone… sign up now!

M: $89 per 12-week session
M: $10 per drop-in

Register now! For more information, contact 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Ultimate Frisbee at The J
Wednesdays, Nov. 7-Dec. 12 | 6-8pm
Playoffs Dec. 19

Teens and adults, join our inaugural league! Combining the non-stop movement and athletic endurance of soccer with the aerial passing skills of football, this is the ultimate game for any sport enthusiast! Come play with us…make friends, have fun and get fit!

M:$65 | G:$85

For more information, contact 480.481.7016 or sports@vosjcc.org.

Tween/Teen Lounge
Monday-Friday | 3:30-6pm

Free for our J tween and teen members! Our lounge is a great place for 5-12 graders to relax after school with school friends, J friends and new friends. Video games, wifi, basketball and staff-run challenges add to the fun.

Info at youth@vosjcc.org.

Leadership: Counselors in Training
Tweens and teens can gain valuable experience through our CIT program. During School’s Out days and Holiday Camps, teens work hands-on with our experienced counselors, learning the skills to become a future counselor at The J while implementing programming to ensure our campers have fun. Many of our CITs become paid Shemesh Camp counselors upon completion of the program.

For more information, contact 480.481.7074 or youth@vosjcc.org.

J Teen Connect AZ of Greater Phoenix
J Teen Connect AZ of Greater Phoenix is the information hub for all things Jewish teen! We work to engage teens so they connect, have fun, become leaders, find jobs, travel, learn, do mitzvahs and more!

Be in the know! Sign up for monthly updates at vosjcc.org/jteen.

Download the teen program directory.

For more information, contact 480.481.7111 or jteen@vosjcc.org.

Not a J Family Member? No problem, check out our Teen Membership!
We want The J to be your t(w)een’s home away from home, so we created a new membership just for them. For just $30* a month, children 11 & 12 years of age can work out in our cardio area, play basketball, hit the racquetball and sports courts or just hang out in the Teen Lounge with friends. Those 13 and older can also use the weight room and aquatics facilities without parental supervision. Does not qualify for member discounts on programs, including camp.

For more information, contact Membership at 480.634.4909 or membership@vosjcc.org.

PJ Library / PJ Our Way

For more information, contact 480.481.7112 or pjlibrary@vosjcc.org.

There are currently no Youth PJ Library programs scheduled. See our preschool PJ Library programs.

PJ Our Way offers the gift of exceptional books with Jewish themes to kids ages 9-11 – books that they choose themselves!

Find out more about PJ Our Way and register today!

School’s Out

No school? No worries…it’s just more fun at The J! We have a variety of activities including sports, arts, games and more.

Grades K-4 at Archway, Pardes, SUSD and PVUSD.

For more information, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Program Hours: 9am-3pm
Club J: $35 | Members: $50 | Guests: $75*

Extended AM: 7:30-9am
Club J: Free | Members: $8 | Guests: $12*

Extended PM: 3-6pm M-Th; 3-5pm F
Club J: Free | Members: $16 | Guests: $24*

*All prices per child/per day. Club J pricing for year-round, 5-day-a-week Club J families. Minimum of 10 children needed.

Kids Night Out at The J

It is really parent’s night out! Drop your kids off at The J for a fun evening with friends. They will enjoy dinner, themed activities and a movie while you have a kid-free evening!

Grades Pre-K-4.

Members: $10 | Guests: $20

Price per child per night out.

$5 more for registration after 5pm Monday the week of KNO.

For more information, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Bingo Bash
Saturday, December 15 – 6-10pm

Kids enjoy all the excitement of BINGO as we play every bingo game, new and old, for prizes galore! Movie: The Lego Movie.

Register now!

In partnership with
Affiliated Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

Kids Birthday Parties

Why stress? We do it all and we clean up the mess! Relax and let The J take care of all the details. Whatever the theme, we will make your child’s special day fun and memorable, and best of all… we clean up the mess.

Generic paper goods and balloons are included. Themed paper goods and/or balloons are additional and available upon request. All parties are two hours.

Ask us about our partnership with Storybook Entertainment to bring some of your favorite characters to your party!

For more information and to schedule a party, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Craft Party
Your budding artist will love this one! With the help of our art specialists, party goers create fun, age-appropriate crafts such as pillows, clay projects and even stained glass!

Members: $375 up to 20 children; $8 per additional child

Pajama/Spa Party
Your child and her friends enjoy a spa day in their PJs! Our ‘spa specialists’ will pamper your party goers with manicures, cucumber facials, makeup and hair! Fun games round out this party.

Members: $300 up to 20 children; $12 per additional child

Sports Party
Perfect for the active child! Our head coach and referee keep the fun going with games such as dodge ball, basketball and more! Let your birthday child pick their favorite sports & teams!

Members: $350 up to 20 children; $8 per additional child

Swim & Splash Party
Enjoy our gorgeous aquatics center with two sparkling pools and 2,500-square-foot splash pad. A staff member is in the pool playing games and helping create a splashin’ good time! Professional lifeguards on duty.

Members: $450 up to 20 children & 20 adults; $12 per additional child; $15 per additional adult

Rock Wall Add-On
Want a bit more adventure? Add an additional thrill to your party package! Enjoy an additional hour at our 26-foot rock wall with trained staff.

Members: $125 up to 20 children; $8 per additional child

Culture + Learning

For more information, please contact 480.481.7024 or adultcl@vosjcc.org.

The J Active Adult Culture & Learning Membership

The Active Adult Culture & Learning Membership is open to all individuals aged 65 and over who wish to participate in active adult programs, classes, lifelong learning and trips at the member rate. Members also enjoy priority registration for all trips. Use of the fitness facilities or classes is not included in this membership.

$18 per month.

Contact the Membership Desk for details, 480.483.7121 or membership@vosjcc.org.

The Making of Modern Arts and Culture

Thursday, Dec. 13 | 11am-Noon

1905-1929 were pivotal years when an international group including Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Igor Stravinsky, Ernest Hemingway and Gertrude Stein revolutionized the direction of the modern arts. Jeri Benoit shares this remarkable story.

M: $5 | G: $8

Register online now or contact 480.481.7024 or adultcl@vosjcc.org.

In partnership with

Jawman DentalBelmont Village

The Great American Songbook with Concert Pianist James Correnti

Mon., Jan. 7 | 11am-noon

Back by popular demand, Jim returns with the sounds of celebrated show tunes, songs of the 40’s 50’s and 60’s, and a mix of legendary classical works for an exhilarating hour of music. Please register by Jan 4.

M: $5 | G: $15

Register online now or contact 480.481.7024 or adultcl@vosjcc.org.

In partnership with
Epoch ShotsThe Adlers - Arizona Best Real EstateMeasurabilitiesAndara

Lady in Gold

Wed., Jan. 9 | 11am-noon

Viennese socialite Adele Bloch-Bauer was painted by Gustav Klimt in 1907, a golden portrait of a woman, is like a large jewel itself. Hear some of the fascinating stories it reveals about politics, legal battles, affairs, fashion, jewelry and Nazi looting in its time period. Jan Krulick jewelry historian, museum and art consultant leads this fascinating hour.

M: $5 | G: $15

Register online now or contact 480.481.7024 or adultcl@vosjcc.org.

In partnership with
Belmont VillageThe NikkiB Group

A Tribute to the Soldiers of WWI

Wed., Jan. 23 | 11am-noon

Guy Benoit, historical researcher and grandson of a WWI veteran, pays tribute to the soldiers of his French hometown and the Lafayette Squadron and Doughboys, including battles fought by the Allies and the American Expeditionary Force, furthering the everlasting alliance and bond between the two countries.

M: $5 | G: $15

Register online now or contact 480.481.7024 or adultcl@vosjcc.org.

In partnership with
Atria Senior LivingParadise Valley Dental

Sex, Sexuality, and Older Adults in the Sacred Encounter

Mon., Jan. 28 | 1-2pm

Special guest, Rabbi Richard Address, Founder & Director of Jewish Sacred Aging takes a close look at human sexuality from a Jewish perspective, including biblical and rabbinic views to explorations of sexuality at different moments in the life cycle, sexuality and marriage, and the challenges of contemporary sexual ethics.

M: $5 | G: $15

Register online now or contact 480.481.7024 or adultcl@vosjcc.org.

In partnership with
BJE

Lunch & Learn at the J – The Jewish Free Loan Society

Thurs., Jan. 31 | 11:30am-12:30pm

Learn more about interest-free loans to enhance the quality of life of Jewish Arizonans to continue their education, travel to Israel, start a business, tend to medical/dental needs, adopt a child and navigate other life experiences without the worry or burden of compounding interest. Bring a dairy lunch or stop at milk + honey for take-out. Complimentary dessert included with program.

Free. Pre-registration is required.

Register online now or contact 480.481.7024 or adultcl@vosjcc.org.

Lunch & Learn at The J-Author Adena J. Astrowsky

Fri., Feb. 15 | 11:30am-12:30pm

Mother of Souls is a beautifully written memoir of Mania Lichtenstein, a Holocaust survivor, by her granddaughter who sought to learn story of Mania’s remarkable life. This deeply moving account of human courage and endurance is a lesson for all future generations. Bring a dairy lunch or stop at milk + honey for take-out. Complimentary dessert included.

Free. Pre-registration is required.

Register online now or contact 480.481.7024 or adultcl@vosjcc.org.

Getting Together

Free monthly programs open to the entire community.

For more information, please contact 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Let’s Talk: Current Events Discussion Group
First Wednesdays | 2-3:30pm

Bill Adler leads a stimulating discussion each month on the events of the week. Bring your ideas to share with the group.

For more information, contact Harriet Colan, 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Let’s Eat: Mature Mavens Dinner
Third Thursdays | 5pm

Make new friends as you meet for dinner and socialize. Dinner is paid by separate checks.

Please contact Bunnye at 602.371.3744 for our current schedule of restaurants and reserve your place!

Let’s Knit: Sit & Knit
Every Tuesday | 1:30-3:30pm

Share the pleasure of knitting, crocheting, etc. and help others with a project or pattern. Can’t knit? We can teach you! Every level welcome. No reservation necessary.

For more information, contact Harriet Colan, 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Let’s Appreciate Art: Art All Around Us
Third Tuesdays, December-May | 11am-Noon

Share the world of art with special visual presentations each month by docents from the Phoenix Art Museum.

December 18
Italian Frescoes – The Search for the Sublime
Docent: Linda Nowlin

January 15
Art of the Monument Men
Docent: Doreen Weiser

February 19
Postal Art
Docent: Lisa White

March 19
Buenos Aires, Tango and Impressionism
Docent: Isabel Ballerna

April 16
Turner, Painter of Light
Docent: Bunny Gordon

May 21
Paintings from the Dutch Golden Age
Docent: Ann Wiess

For more information, contact Harriet Colan, 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Collaborative Programs with Smile on Seniors

The J is proud to present these collaborative programs to the active adult community. All the programs are held at the Ina Levine Jewish Community Campus and are free unless otherwise noted.

Programs run Dec – May unless otherwise noted.

In partnership with

Smile on Seniors

For more information and required RSVP, contact Chani at 602.492.7670 or chani@sosaz.org.

It’s Not Just Lunch
First Wednesdays | Noon-1:30pm

Back by popular demand! Great food, speakers and new topics each month. Enjoy a full kosher lunch and stay for the Current Events Discussion Group at 2pm. Suggested Donation: $5.

For information & required RSVP, please contact Chani, 602.492.7670 or Chani@sosaz.org.

Discussion with the Rabbi
Second Tuesday | 11am-Noon
No program in September

Gather together with Rabbi Levi Levertov for a stimulating discussion on issues relevant to Judaism in contemporary society. Bring your questions; he has answers!

For information & required RSVP, please contact Chani, 602.492.7670 or Chani@sosaz.org.

Community Programs at The J

Gentlemen Enjoying Leisure Group
First Wednesdays, 10:30am-12:30pm

Meet monthly for discussions and fun extracurricular activities.

For more information, please contact Ken Dry at totalexposure2@gmail.com.

JACS Support Group
First & Third Wednesdays, 7:30pm

This group provides hope, strength and support for Jewish alcoholics and addicts, as well as their families and friends. All are welcome – affiliated (from reform to orthodox) or unaffiliated – with Judaism; connected or alienated. Spouses and children of addicts, parents dealing with the pain of their loved one’s addiction, and addicts who are struggling or celebrating sobriety from across the spectrum of Jewish life come together to create a strong spirit of unity. Inquiries and meetings are anonymous.

For more information, please contact the Marcy at jacsarizona@gmail.com.

Jewish Study Group: Nosh & Knowledge
Wednesdays, 11am-12:30pm

Explore a variety of non-political Jewish topics, including people, history, current events, laws, culture, humor, food and Israel. Each participant reads a section of a select article which is followed by spirited discussion. No extensive knowledge of Judaism is required. So, join the group and enjoy a little learning while making some new friends. To ensure all group members have the opportunity to express themselves, the group is limited to 40 participants.

Register today! Contact Bob Kalish, 602.375.3660 or joboaz@cox.net.

Crystal Bridge at The J

Club runs from January 7 – April 29

Join us at The J for duplicate bridge in a warm friendly atmosphere, incentives for return players and light refreshments served throughout the day. Director: Maddy Bloom

For more information, please contact 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Advanced Supervised Play

9-11:30am | Mini-lesson until 9:15am

Our morning game will be every Monday from 9:00-11:30am. This will be a supervised bid, play and learn where you can earn master points.

Drop-in: $10 per person / per session

For more information, contact Harriet Colan, 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Sanctioned Game 0-499 Masters Points

12:30-4pm

Mondays following the morning game, starting at 12:30pm will be a regular sanctioned ACBL duplicate game limited to 0-499 master points.

Drop in: $10 per person / per session

For more information, contact Harriet Colan, 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Beginner and Intermediate Classes

Mahjong: Beginner
Want to learn how to play Mahjong? Join us! Whether you have never played or simply want a refresher, this is the class for you. Mahjong cards must be purchased before the first session. Maximum class size: 12. Instructor: Vicki Errigo Hunt.

Due to the popularity of our beginner class we have added a Thursday choice. Each class is 6 weeks long.

Session 1

Wednesdays, Jan 16-Feb 20 | 10am – Noon
Thursdays, Jan 17-Feb 21 | 10am – Noon

Session 2

Wednesdays, Feb 27-Apr 3 | 10am – Noon
Thursdays, Feb 28-Apr 4 | 10am – Noon

M: $75 | G: $100

Register online or contact Harriet Colan, 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Mahjong: Intermediate
Learn strategies and techniques to improve your game. Though this class includes a brief overview, it is for those who have already taken a beginner class. Playing with instructor assistance will help you take your game to the next level. Maximum class size: 12. Instructor: Vicki Errigo Hunt.

Session 1
Wednesdays, Jan. 16-Feb. 20 | 12:30-2:30pm

Session 2
Wednesdays, Feb. 27-Apr. 3 | 12:30-2:30pm

M: $75 | G: $100

Register online or contact Harriet Colan, 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

Bridge: Beginner
Learn to play the world’s greatest card game, exercise your mind and have fun! If you need a refresher or to refine your skills for the next level, this is the class for you. Lots of practice hands will help you gain the skills needed to up your game. Maximum class size: 12. Instructor: Frank Bigham.

Session 1
Mondays, Jan. 14-Feb. 18 | 9:30-11:30am

Session 2
Mondays, Feb. 25-Apr. 1 | 9:30-11:30am

M: $75 | G: $100

Register online or contact Harriet Colan, 480.481.7033 or harrietc@vosjcc.org.

The Harold and Jean Grossman Parkinson’s Program at The J

We have regular classes each week to progressively improve functional movement. In addition, we have special workshops.

For more information, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

PWR!Moves™
This program helps those with Parkinson’s to improve functional movement. Tailored exercises target motor- and non-motor PD symptoms. This class can be adapted for individuals with minimal to moderate levels of disease severity.

M: Free | G: $8 or $50 for 10 classes

PWR!Moves 1™
This entry-level class completes the majority of exercises and stretches in a chair or while standing. Participants must be able to walk 100 feet on their own with or without a cane or walker and be able to cognitively follow instructions independently.

PWR!Moves 2™
This class includes PWR!Moves 1TM movements in addition to prone and supine floor exercises. Participants must be able to walk 100 feet on their own with or without a cane or walker, get up and down from the floor on their own with or without the use of a chair and be able to cognitively follow instructions independently.

See our group fitness schedule for class dates and times. For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Parkinson’s Boxing

Fight back against Parkinson’s. This 45-minute class improves stamina, speed, coordination, postural imbalances and encourage deep breathing. Pre-registration required.

Tuesdays & Thursdays | Noon-12:45pm
Session 1: Aug. 21-Sept. 6 and Sept. 18-20 No classes Sept. 11 & 13
Session 2: Sept. 25-27 and Oct. 2-18
Session 3: Oct. 23-30 and Nov. 1-15 No classes week of Thanksgiving
Session 4: Nov. 27-29 and Dec. 4-20

Per session: M: $100 | G: $140
Minimum of 5 participants required. Ten participants per class.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Parkinson’s Cycle
Fridays | 11:30am-12:15pm

A fun-filled stationary cycle workout to music that awakens areas of the brain effected by PD while strengthening the lower body and improving motor skills. Participants must be able to walk 150 feet on their own with or without a cane or walker, get up and down from the floor on their own with or without the use of a chair, get on and off equipment independently and follow group instructions independently.

Please arrive 10 min early to prepare on the bike.

M: Free | G: $8 or $50 for 10 classes

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7015 or healthandfitness@vosjcc.org.

Family Programs + Events

For more information, please contact 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Incredible Pancake Breakfast
Tuesday, Dec. 25 | 9-11am

Spend a family-friendly morning at The J with your favorite Incredibles characters while you enjoy pancakes, music, dancing, games and take-home arts and crafts!

M: $25 per family | G: $40 per family up to 5 people
Additional $5 per person. Children under 12 months are free. $5 more for payment after noon on Dec. 21.

In partnership with
Girly GirlzJawman Dental

Register online now!

Special Events

For more information, please contact 480.481.1756 or meganm@vosjcc.org.

There are no special events currently scheduled. Check back soon!