Programs

Aquatics

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.

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.
Once a week: Members: $80 | Guests: $120
Twice a week: Members: $120 | Guests: $160

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 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.
Bronze 1 | Members: $75 | Guests: $125
Bronze 2 | Members: $75 | Guests: $125
JO 1 – Silver | Members: $150 | Guests: $200
JO 2 – Gold | Members: $150 | Guests: $200
Senior 1 | Members: $150 | Guests: $200
Senior 2 | Members: $175 | Guests: $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, Wed & Fri | 5:30-6:30am
Mon-Fri: Noon-1pm
Sat & Sun: 11am-Noon
Members: $50 | Guests: $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: Members: $50 | Guests: $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

Members: $75/month | Guests: $125/month

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.
Members: $50/month | Guests: $75/month

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
Our monthly American Red Cross certification course teaches lifeguarding responsibilities and 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

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.

$255 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.

CPR/AED Training
We offer certified American Red Cross certification in CPR and AED for everyone. Trainings are held monthly.
Members: $100 | Guests: $150

Register for CPR/AED Training today! For dates, times and more information, contact us at 480.481.7035 or aquatics@vosjcc.org.

Aquatic Group Fitness

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

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+.

NEW! 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.

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!

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!

Parkinson’s Programs at The J!
We have regular classes each week to progressively improve functional movement. In addition, we have special workshops.

See our Parkinson’s programs.

Yoga

Yoga

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.

Members: $75 per 55-minute session

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 for members.

Sunrise Yoga
Friday, April 13, May 4, May 11 | 5:30am

Sunset Yoga
Tuesday, May 1 | 6pm

NEW! Wine Down Wednesdays
May 9 & 16 | 7pm
Relax and unwind with a glass of wine after your outdoor yoga experience. Wine is additional and available to participants age 21+.

Personal Training

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.

New Member Package
Three 30-minute sessions | $99

For more information or to register, 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 4 months of purchase date.

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.

MX4

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!

Introductory Offer
1 FREE WEEK of unlimited 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

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 and Nutrition

Wellness + Nutrition

Nutrition*

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

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

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

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

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

*All packages must be used within 4 months of purchase date.

Pilates

Pilates / Fascial Stretch Therapy

NEW! 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.

Pilates Reformer Classes
Brisk-paced, flowing movements on the Pilates Reformer provide a full-body workout that improves core strength, balance and flexibility. Come check out our brand new equipment featuring our Studio 2 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

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

New Client Special – $150
Includes three 55-minute Private Pilates Reformer sessions

Private Pilates Reformer*
Private Pilates Reformer sessions are tailored to your unique needs and goals. Session techniques and equipment vary and evolve as your form, strength and flexibility improve. Options include 55-minute and 30-minute sessions.

1 private session
30-min – Members: $42
55-min – Members: $65

5 private sessions
30-min – Members: $200
55-min – Members: $310

10 private sessions
30-min – Members: $380
55-min – Members: $590

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 4 months of purchase date.

Basketball

Ventura Basketball AcademyYouth Maccabi Basketball

Jan.21 – Apr.29

Get your kid off the couch and onto the court with our newly structured program that includes ten weeks of skill development followed by exciting game and tournament play.

Program includes:

  • Three weeks of skill development and instruction
  • Two weeks of exhibition game play
  • Five weeks of league and tournament play
  • Special theme days through out the course of the program
  • Closing awards banquet

Practice and Games:
Pre K-K: Sundays | 1pm
Grades 1-2: Sundays | 2pm
Grades 3-4: Sundays | 3pm
Grades 5-7: Sundays | 4pm
No games Feb. 4 and 25, Mar. 11 and 18 and Apr. 1

Members: $100 | Guests: $150 by Jan. 12
Members: $110 | Guests: $160 after Jan. 12

Parent Coaches Needed
Each team must have 1-2 coaches per team. Coaches must attend the coach orientation, clinics, draft, practice and games. One coach must be present at all times. Coaches receive a game T-shirt and $25 off their registration fee for volunteering their time. All coaches are background checked.

League is limited to 36 players. Register early.

Youth Basketball & J RUSH Soccer Special Offer!
Refer two friends and receive $25 off your registration fee! Open to the entire community – all are welcome!

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

In partnership with
Steptoe

Youth Soccer

Phoenix Rush Soccer ClubJ RUSH Recreational Soccer League

Jan. 15 – Feb. 28

Get your child in the game! J RUSH Recreational Soccer helps young players improve their motor skills, coordination and self-confidence. Practice and games are run by parent coaches and supervised by RUSH Soccer Club and our team of professionals. It is not about winning or losing—our weekly games are all about sportsmanship and being part the community. Game T-shirt and awards included. Boys & Girls ages 4-8

Parent Coaches Needed
Each team must have 1-2 coaches per team. Coaches must attend the coach orientation, clinics, draft, practices and games. One coach must be present at all times. Coaches receive a game t-shirt and $25 off their registration fee for volunteering their time. All coaches are background checked.

Practice
Mondays, 4:30-5:15pm

Games
Wednesdays, 4:30-5:15pm

End-of-Season Party!
Feb. 28, 5:15-5:45pm

Members: $90 | Guests: $140 by Jan. 12
Members: $100 | Guests: $150 after Jan. 12

League is limited to 36 players. Register early.

Youth Basketball & J RUSH Soccer Special Offer!
Refer two friends and receive $25 off your registration fee! Open to the entire community – all are welcome!

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

In partnership with
Steptoe

The League

Jewish Youth Group Sports League – “The League”

Sundays, Beginning Jan. 28 | 5-7pm
Join our basketball league for Jewish teens grades 8-12. The League is a collaborative effort of BBYO, NCSY, NFTY, USY and The J! This is the place to be for Jewish teens on Sunday evenings. All athletes must be a part of a Jewish youth group. Top four teams make playoffs! Game T-shirt included.

Members: $65 | Guests: $85

Register 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

Maccabi

2018 Orange County JCC Maccabi Games – August 5-10

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!

The Maccabi Experience… creating memories since 1969!

Sports
Boys: Baseball and Lacrosse
Girls: Volleyball and Softball
Boys & Girls: Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Ice Hockey, Dance, Star Reporter, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis and Track & Field

For more information, contact maccabi@vosjcc.org.

Sports + Recreation

Adult Basketball League

All games are played Tuesday or Thursday evenings between 7-10pm

Get your game on at The J and join one of our Adult Basketball Leagues! We offer three leagues: Over 40 semi-competitive, B-2 competitive and B-3 semi-competitive. All 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.

Over 40 League
40 years or older
Season 1: begins Jan. 9 | Season 2: begins Apr. 3

Jules Firetag B-2 League
18 years or older
Season 1: begins Jan. 9 | Season 2: begins Apr. 3

B-3 League
18 years or older
Season 1: begins Jan. 9 | Season 2: begins Apr. 3

Game days 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
Gather your friends and family ages 18+ for a great game of organized pickup. See you on the court!

  • Sunday Mornings, 7-9:30am & 9:30-11:30am
  • Tuesday Evenings, 7-9pm

Free to J members; $10 for non-members.

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

In partnership with
Steptoe

Adult Flag Football

Adult Flag Football League

Come play in our semi-competitive flag football league for men 18 years or older. All teams play a total of seven regular season games and the top four teams make playoffs. Each team is required to have one captain and 9-12 roster players.

Coming in February!
Sundays, 9am-Noon

Team Fee: $500

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

In partnership with
Steptoe

Pickleball

Pickleball

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!

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays | 9-10:30am

Members: Free
Non-members are welcome for up to three drop-ins. $5 drop in fee.

Free Lessons
Starting March 27, free pickleball lessons will be offered every Tuesday from 9-10am. We provide the paddles and balls. Come learn how to play the fastest growing sport in the US!

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

Racquetball

Racquetball

Racquetball is not only a great workout, it is also a fun fitness activity for all ages and skill levels.

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

Members: Free
Non-members are welcome for up to three drop-ins. $5 drop in fee.

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

Preschool

Preschool Early Childhood Center Programs

All programs are free for J Members. Guests: $5 per family of up to four; $2 per additional person.

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

Super STEM
Sunday, March 4 | 9:30-11:30am

Spend the morning building and designing with us! See who can create the tallest cardboard tower, or the largest LEGO® creation or see what you can create on the light table! Imaginations are required!

Passover Party!
Sunday, March 18 | 9:30-11:30am

Join us in the Pre-Passover Party! We’ll have fun with interactive Passover Stations and activities. In addition, we will make our own 10 plague bags.

Programs in partnership with
Blueprints for TomorrowRisk ResourceMovement Mortgage Ryan OkunJawman Dental

Happy Birthday Israel
Sunday, April 15 | 9:30-11:30am

Celebrate Israel’s 70th Birthday with us! There will be fun activities and of course cookies to decorate. Come in your Israel Pride!

In partnership with
Above and Beyond, PJ Library, Temple Solel

Travel Around The World With Camp Kochavim This Summer!
We’ll visit all seven continents and experience all the sights, sounds and tastes of their countries. Registration opens to J Families on February 22 and to the public on February 26!

Read more about our Kochavim Preschool Camp! For information and registration, please contact 480.659.7769 or earlychildhood@vosjcc.org.

Register now for the 2018-2019 school year!
Our experienced teachers help young minds and bodies grow through art, music, movement and cognitive skills. Your child is encouraged to explore, question, think and grow. Registration opens to J Families on January 26 and to the public on February 26!

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

Kids Camps

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 or to register, contact the youth department at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Shemesh Open House
Wednesday, May 23 | 5-7pm
Help us officially kick-off our Shemesh summer season! Campers enjoy games and tasty treats with their new counselors while parents attend our Q&A, pick up camp shirts, fund shuk accounts and meet the staff.

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

Club J After School Programs

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.

For more information, contact the youth department 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!*

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 Theater

Youth Theater

Stay tuned for our next production!

See our Facebook page for information and communication from our director! For more information, Contact the Youth Department at 480.634.4949 or vosjccyouththeatre@gmail.com.

Tween & Teen Programs

Tween & Teen Programs

For more information and registration, contact the youth department at 480.634.4949 or youth@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 6-12 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.

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 program directory.

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

Family not a J member? No problem!
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.

School's Out

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-5 at Archway, Pardes, SUSD and PVUSD

For more information or to register, contact the youth department 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

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-5

Members: $10 | Guests: $20
Price per child per night out.

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

J Movie Stars
Saturday, Apr. 14 | 6-10pm

Lights, Camera, Action! Kids are the stars of this night! They walk the red carpet, play theater games, sing karaoke, design their own Walk-of- Fame star and even make their own movie snack! Movie: Sing!

Register online now!

Summer Celebration!
Saturday, May 5 | 6-10pm

Kids celebrate the upcoming summer with cool snacks by the pool, and lots of time in the water both in the pool and on our slide! The fun then comes inside for a sampler of the fun ahead at Shemesh Camp at The J! Movie: Camp Rock

Register online now!

In partnership with
Affiliated Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

Birthday Parties

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 the youth department 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 and Learning

Culture + Learning

Cultural Speaker Series

Featuring distinguished guests discussing a broad range of topics.

Register below or contact Cheryl Blumenthal at 480.481.7024 or cherylb@vosjcc.org.

Investigative Reporting
Fri., Apr. 27 | 1-2pm

Jim Small, executive director of the Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting, shares the must-know stories happening in the state and local neighborhoods.

Register online now!

Our Adult Cultural Program is Going on the Road!

Sizzling Summer Fare & Outstanding Entertainment at Atria Senior Living in Scottsdale
14500 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Scottsdale 85260

All programs require paid advance registration.
J Members: $5 | Guests: $8

Kosher-style lunch with vegetarian option follows the programs.

Register online below or call 480.481.7024 with payment information. Transportation from The J to Atria Senior Living is available, but limited. Call to reserve your spot.

Brett Barry, Mentalist
June 5 | 10:30am Program; 11:40am Lunch

Take a thought-provoking journey as Brett Barry explores the power and potential of the mind. His unique skills and humor create an unforgettable experience and moments of astonishment you will long remember.

Register online by May 29.

Tom LaGravinese, Cocktail Crooners
June 12 | 10:30am Program; 11:40am Lunch

Delight in hearing the music of legends Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Tom Jones, Neil Diamond and more! Tom is a multifaceted entertainer who has performed in Las Vegas and nationwide, bringing these classic stars and their music to life.

Register online by June 4.

Lynn “Win” Roberts as Bob Hope
July 17 | 10:30am Program; 11:40am Lunch

Experience first-hand what it was like to see renowned comedian and actor Bob Hope performing live. Celebrity impersonator Lynn “Win” Roberts, a seasoned entertainer with international experience, is also a comedian, singer and bandleader. Don’t miss this exciting hour of laughs and memories.

Register online by July 9.

Adults

Let’s Get Together

Free monthly programs open to the entire community.

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. All-new program format!

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 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, September-May | 11am-Noon

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

February 20
Great Patrons of Art
Docent: Maureen Chestnut

March 20
The Streets of New York: Ashcan School
Docent: Chip Jackson

April 17
Art Voluminoso – Fernando Botero
Docent: Isabel Ballerna

May 15
20th Century Art
Docent: Diana Banahan

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

Creative Aging Class – Story Telling
8-Week Workshop
Tuesdays, January 23 – March 13 | 10am-Noon

Everyone has a story to tell! Kim Porter is a professional author, actor, director and storyteller who will guide you in creatively and effectively putting your story together. This workshop is appropriate for writers at all stages (beginners or established). She uses writing exercises and games to explore new and unexpected material. Join us in this supportive, low-stress and fun adventure.

Register at www.jfcsaz.org/creativeaging or call Janet Arnold Rees at 480-599-7198.

Co-sponsored by VOSJCC and JFCS

Collaborative Programs with Smile on Seniors

Smile on SeniorsThe 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.

All programs run January-May unless otherwise noted.

It’s Not Just Lunch
First Wednesdays | Noon-1:30pm
No program in April

Back by popular demand, the It’s Not Just Lunch program. Great food, speaker and new topics each month. Enjoy a full kosher lunch and stay for Let’s Talk at 2pm! Suggested donation: $5.

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

Discussion with the Rabbi
Third Thursdays | 11am-Noon
No program in December

Gather together with Rabbi Levi Levertov for a stimulating discussion on an issue 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.

Brandeis National Committee – Arizona Authors Speaker Series
Third Mondays, October-April | 12:30-2pm

Arizona’s authors contribute much to the literary world. Each month, meet an author who is either from Arizona, resides in Arizona or uses Arizona as a locale for their books. Brandeis members: Free | Guests: $5 per month.

Register with Merrill Kalman, 480.296.3355 or mskbflo@aol.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

Crystal Bridge at The J

Come meet new players and have a great time!

Bridge: 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. Instructor: Maddy Bloom

Drop in: $10/per person

Bridge: 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. Instructor: Maddy Bloom

Drop in: $10/per person

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.

Session 1

Wednesdays, January 17 – February 21
10am-Noon

Members: $75 | Guests: $100

Session 2
Wednesdays, February 28 – April 4
10am-Noon

Members: $75 | Guests: $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, January 17 – February 21
12:30-2:30pm

Members: $75 | Guests: $100

Session 2
Wednesdays, February 28 – April 4
12:30-2:30pm

Members: $75 | Guests: $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, January 15 – February 19
9:30-11:30am

Members: $75 | Guests: $100

Session 2
Mondays, February 26 – April 2
9:30-11:30am

Members: $75 | Guests: $100

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

Parkinson's Classes

Parkinson’s Classes

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

PWR!Moves™ and PWR!CIRCUIT™
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.

Mondays, Noon-1pm PWR!MOVES 2™
Tuesdays, Noon-1pm PWR!MOVES 1™
Thursdays, Noon-1pm PWR!Circuit 3™

Members: FREE | Guests: $8 ($5 per class with $50 10-class punch card)

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 1™ 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.

PWR!Circuit 3™
Integrates previous PWR!Moves™ skills into a more advanced workout with instructor-guided exercise stations. Stations include cardio, strength training, agility, coordination, balance and flexibility. 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.

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 is required.

Tuesdays, Noon-12:45pm
Session 1: January 9-30
Session 2: February 6-27
Session 3: March 6-27
Session 4: April 3-24
Session 5: May 1-22

Per session: Members: $50 | Guests: $70
Minimum of 5 participants required. Six participants per class.

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

Parkinson’s Wellness at The J

Parkinson’s Wellness Day @ The J
Thurs., Apr. 12 | 10:30am-1:15pm

Come dressed for exercise and fun! Dr. Jordan Staenberg, doctor of occupational therapy and yoga teacher, shares her distinctive, holistic approach to occupational therapy, helping individuals live artfully with innovative, evidence-based, effective methods for improving function and comfort.

10:30-11am – Registration & light breakfast
11-11:45am – Dr. Jordan Staenberg, OTD, OTR/L, C-IAYT
Noon-1:15pm – PWR!Circuit™️ Workout

Free.

Reservations are recommended, call 1.877.728.5414.

In partnership with
Barrow Muhammad Ali Belmont

NEW! Parkinson’s Cycle
Wednesdays | Noon-12:45pm

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.

Members: FREE | Guests: $8 or $50 for 10 classes

PD Expressive Art Workshop
Tuesdays, Feb. 20-Mar. 20 | 2-3:30pm

This 5-week workshop invites people living with PD and their care partners to join an artistic journey with Gregory Pearce. Learn composition and painting approaches to a variety of subjects. All materials included and all levels welcome.

$30 per person | $50 per couple

Registration and information at 602.406.3840 or patty.hatton@dignityhealth.org.

Family Activities

Family Programs + Events

Family Shabbat Happy Birthday Israel Dinner
Friday, Apr. 13 | 6pm

Celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday with Israeli food, wine, music, dancing, and entertainment for the kids. Your family will not want to miss it.

Members: $60 | Guests: $75 for families of up to four members*. $18 each additional person. $20 Individual. *Children under 3 are free.

In partnership with
Liza Czopp

Register now!

Special Events

Business-Owner Speaker Series

Join us for informative discussions for entrepreneurs and business owners. Light refreshments served – Dietary laws observed. $5 donation per session.

Presented by Nathan S. Sachs, Founder of Blueprints for Tomorrow.

For more information, contact us at 480.481.1753 or aquen@vosjcc.org.

Escaping the Retirement Trap
Tues., May 1 | 8-9:30am

Avoid the business owner’s retirement trap by learning how to fill your days when you don’t have to go to work everyday, live in an after-tax world without the company checkbook and manage on taxable income in an ever-increasing taxable environment.

Register now! For information, contact Andrea Quen at 480.481.1753 or andreaq@vosjcc.org.

In partnership with
Blueprints for TomorrowRisk Resource

Programs in Partnership with Valley Beit Midrash

Join us for an inspirational speakers series featuring celebrated Jewish authors. All events are $18 suggested donation.

For information & registration, visit valleybeitmidrash.org/upcoming-events.

Jewish Comedy: A Serious History
Thurs., May 10 | 7-8:30pm
Author Jeremy Dauber traces the origins of Jewish comedy and its development from biblical times to the age of Twitter. Join us as he shares what he calls the Seven Strands of Jewish comedy, including the satirical, the witty, and the vulgar.

Register online now!

Series presented in partnership with
Valley Beit MidrashJewish Book Council