NEW! Stay healthy and engaged with us from the comfort of your home through our virtual programming portal, J at Home

Programs

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.

Bosu Bootcamp
Begin your day strong! Commit to a strength and endurance workout that will take you out of your comfort zone and increase your fitness fast! This class will use the BOSU (or both sides up) and other equipment to provide a heart-pumping, complete body workout. Be prepared to work hard!

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.

Forever Fit
Let’s get physical! Enjoy energizing exercise for the body and the brain. The goal each class is to increase heart rate while engaging the mind. This class will take place mostly standing, but also has a seated option. Recommended for ages 55+ but everybody is welcome!

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

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

Step Strong
Step Strong 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 & Core
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.

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!

Aging Backwards

Offered online at J at Home

This one-hour, zero-impact exercise for active adults 55+ rebalances the entire body by simultaneously stretching and strengthening all 650 muscles and 320 joints to pre-choreographed music. Join us!

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

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.

In-building Parkinson’s classes are back at The J.

We have regular classes each week to progressively improve functional movement.

See our Parkinson’s programs.

Hiking Club

The J Hiking Club is sponsored by The Yalowitz Zeidler Group – Baird Private Wealth Management.

Like to HIKE? Then join the J Hiking Club!

Meet hike leader, Lauren Berczynski and your fellow J members at the trailhead for a beautiful morning of friendship and fitness. Directions and details will be emailed to you the week prior to the hike.

Members: FREE, but some trails may have a $7 trail fee.


Email Lauren Berczynski or call the membership desk at 480.634.4909 to find out more information.

Yoga

See our schedule. For more information, please contact 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.

60-min session | M: $85

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. Start training today!

*All training sessions are by appointment only. Sessions do not carry over, are non-refundable and non-transferable. Additional terms and conditions listed separately.

For more information or to register, contact us at 480.481.7018 or personaltraining@vosjcc.org.

Virtual Personal Training Packages

At a time like this, it is a good moment to reiterate how important it is to always focus and make time for your health.

Fitness is incredibly beneficial in so many ways, and we want to emphasize how it can strengthen your immune system. The one thing that you can actually control at this moment is how you are going to maintain your fitness. We have created a virtual personal training option that will hold you accountable for staying on top of your health, and making sure it does not fall through the cracks!

Virtual PT sessions are all 30min
All sessions are completed by using a video chat app on any device of your choice (phone, computer, laptop, tablet, etc.)
4 pack | $100 ($25/session)

How will Virtual Personal Training work?
At the first session, you will create and discuss your current and future goals. Secondly, you will complete a health and physical activity readiness questionnaire, and finally you will finish with a virtual assessment.

After session 1, your trainer will create your customized fitness program, and you may begin your fitness journey.

Each session you and your trainer will discuss how your workouts are going, reassess where you are with your goals, and make any modifications that are appropriate. You will also receive a copy of your workout routine so that you can workout throughout the week in between sessions with your trainer.

For pricing and information contact 480.481.7018 or personaltraining@vosjcc.org.

60-Minute Private Personal Training*

5-Session Package
$78 per session

10-Session Package
$75 per session

20-Session Package
$70 per session

*All private sessions must be used within 12 months of purchase.

30-Minute Private Personal Training*
5-Session Package
$48 per session

10-Session Package
$45 per session

20-Session Package
$40 per session

*All private sessions must be used within 12 months of purchase.

Partner Personal Training
All sessions are 2 members with a trainer, all pricing is PER PERSON.

60-Minute Partner Personal Training*

5-Session Package
$57 per session

10-Session Package
$52 per session

20-Session Package
$47 per session

 

30-Minute Partner Personal Training*

5-Session Package
$35 per session

10-Session Package
$30 per session

20-Session Package
$25 per session

*All sessions must be used within 12 months of purchase.

Pilates

Pilates is proven to help develop optional strength, flexibility, endurance, and posture without adding bulk or stressing your joints. The perfect complement to cardiovascular exercise, athletic training or rehabilitation, Pilates will leave you looking toned, feeling revitalized and moving with ease.

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

Introduction to Pilates

1 60-minute Pilates Reformer class

Members: Free

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

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.

See our schedule for available classes.

Pilates Reformer Group Classes

1 class| Members: $35
5 classes | Members: $125
10 classes | Members: $200
20 classes | Members: $300

Intro to Group Pilates offer: 5 classes for $75

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

MOBILE – Family Pilates Sessions

Keep the family fit with our mobile sessions! Ages 10+

Member Pricing
1 session | $60 55-min
4 sessions | $160 55-min

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

Private Pilates Sessions

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 60-minute and 30-minute sessions.

Intro to Private Pilates offer: 3 60-minute sessions for $149

Member Pricing
1 session |$52 30-min; $80 60-min
5 sessions | $225 30-min; $375 60-min
10 sessions | $400 30-min; $700 60-min

Guest Pricing
1 60-min Private | $100
5 60-min sessions | $425
10 60-min sessions | $800

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

VIRTUAL – Private Pilates

Stay at home, stay fit!

Member Pricing
1 session | $30 30-min; $45 55-min
4 sessions | $100 30-min; $160 55-min

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

MOBILE – Private Pilates

Our expert instructors can come to you or meet you in your favorite outdoor space!

Member Pricing
1 session | $60 60-min
4 sessions | $200 60-min

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

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 classes are based on 30-minute sessions once or twice a week.

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).

To register or 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.

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.

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.

For 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.

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!

Youth Basketball

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

Jeff Berkowitz Youth Basketball League
Jeff Berkowitz Youth Basketball League

Ventura Basketball Academy

This year, The Jeff Berkowitz Youth Basketball Leauge will look different* but be no less fun. In place of our usual games, The J will offer weekly progressive skill building and training sessions, fun games, and competitions, as well as a physical fitness component. This format will be a huge advantage for players looking to learn, improve their skills, build confidence, and support their development. Each week training and games will focus on different fundamental skills of basketball.

 

There will be eight weeks of skill development and competition based on Jeff’s values of respect, integrity, perseverance, and community; each week, training will focus on a different fundamental skill of basketball.  Additional program features include:

  • Skill development, practice, and FUN!
  • League jersey
  • Special challenge/competition days and events
  • Closing awards banquet

 

The fun begins Sunday, October 4 and runs through Sunday, November 22. *Masks are required for all participants 2 years and older. 

 

Skill Building & Training Sessions
Sundays, Oct 4th-Nov 22nd

Register here  for: Pre K-K | 12:30pm-1:30pm

Register here for : Grades 1-2 | 1:30pm-2:30pm

Register here for : Grades 3-4| 2:30pm-3:30pm

Register here for : Grades 5-6 |3:30pm-4:30pm

 

Members: $115 | Guests: $170 before August 31

Members: $135 | Guests: $190 after August 31

Limited spots available

Each group is limited to 28 players and masks are required for all participants age 2 and older.

Sign up today! To register, call membership at 480.481.7090 or visit here for more information. *Enter “Jeff Berkowitz” in the top-left search bar. 

Youth Soccer

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

J Rec Soccer

Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

Boys & Girls Grades PreK-K

Boys and girls will improve their motor skills, coordination and self-confidence while developing appropriate game skills such as dribbling, passing, shooting and teamwork. Game uniform and awards included.

WE NEED PARENT COACHES!
Save 50% on your child’s registration when you become a coach! No experience necessary. We provide practice plans weekly step-by-step instructions. Limited to the first 8 parent who respond. Contact us to register as a coach and receive the discounted registration.

Register online now or call Membership at 480.481.7090.

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”

Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

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

Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

The League is the collaborative basketball league of BBYO, NCSY, NFTY, USY and The J and is THE place to be for Jewish teens grades 9-12 on Sunday evenings! Not in a youth group? Join one today!

Program includes:

  • 7-10 weeks of tournament play (depends on number of teams)
  • Playoffs and championship for top teams
  • The League T-shirt
  • Closing awards

 

Register online now or call Membership at 480.481.7090.

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

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!

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

Adult Sports

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

Members-Only Pickup Basketball
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

Just want to shoot some hoops? The J makes it easy for you to play with pickup basketball on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings. Meet other members on the court and have some fun! Ages 18+.

Free, for members.

J Adult Tennis Program with Seth Korey Tennis Academy
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.
The Scottsdale McCormick, 7421 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale 85258

These clinics are for tennis players of all levels, beginner through advanced. They will offer a variety of game enhancing drills to develop fundamentals, strategic skills and pointers to strengthen your game, point play to practice new skills, and a great cardio workout. All levels welcome!

Single class pricing: register here!

Monthly pricing: register here!

Pickleball

Members-Only Pickleball
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.
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.

Free, for members.

Not a member? Join today! Contact 480.483.7121 or membership@vosjcc.org.

Racquetball

Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

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.

PJ Library

Please view our Facebook page for family activities and program updates. For more information, contact 480.481.7112 or pjlibrary@vosjcc.org.

Youth Break Camps

When school is out, camp is in!

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

Winter Break Camp for Youth & Tweens

Week 1: December 21-24 | Week 2: December 28-31

Youth Break Camp: 

Calling all Kindergarten through Grade 4 kids on Winter Break! While school is out, we will keep the fun going! We will offer a COVID-friendly program where children will be kept in the same pods all week. Groups of up to 12 children will have sports in the gym; enjoy field games; participate in crafts, science, and more!  We are planning fun competitions, special guests, and programming, sure to keep everyone engaged and safe.

To ensure we provide the safest environment possible, we will only be accepting kids for the full five days to keep children in consistent pods. Masks are required for all staff and students.

*Please note there is no AM CARE so that children will remain in consistent pods.

Youth: Grade K-4

Day Camp: 9am-4pm
Members: $210/week | Guests: $260/week

Week 1: Register here!

Week 2: Register here!

 

PM Care: 4-6pm
Members: $10/day | Guests: $13/day

(Club J 5-day families receive PM Care for free)

Week 1: Register here!

Week 2: Register here!

 

T(w)een Break Camp:

The Martin Pear JCC’s Tween Lounge is thrilled to have planned an entire camp experience that will provide local students in Grades 5 through 8 with a fun experience over Winter Break.  The Tween Lounge is known for being the ‘home away from home’ hangout for our tweens. There will also be virtual competitions for Winter Break, in-depth creative projects, cooking, robotics, and more!  We are looking forward to getting messy, sharing laughs through masks, and engaging in a few works of community service too!

T(w)eens: Grade 5-8

Day Camp: 9am-4pm
Members: $120/week | Guests: $160/week

Week 1: Register here!

Week 2: Register here!

 

PM Care: 4-6pm
Members: $5/day | Guests: $10/day

(Tween Lounge December registrars receive PM Care for free)

Week 1: Register here!

Week 2: Register here!

 

Students will stay within the same pod all week, and social distance guidelines will be maintained during programming to minimize exposure risks. Masks for staff and students are required.

Shemesh Camp at The J

For campers grades K-6

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

Shemesh Summer Camp

For information about our fantastic summer program, please click here!

Late Fees

There is an additional $25 late registration fee for campers who are registered on THURSDAY before each week begins, and a $15 late fee for AM and PM Extended Care.

Refund Policy

The last date for a full refund for Intersession Camp must be requested at a minimum of 1 week prior to camp. At the fifth day, 50% refund is given. Four days or less there is no refund.

Day Camp Hours

9am-4pm *Notice an extra hour added!

AM/PM Extended Care

Need care for your camper before or after camp? We’ve got you covered!

AM Extended Care: 7:30-9am | PM Extended Care: 4-6pm (5pm Fridays)

Members
1 Day AM OR PM: $15
Weekly AM OR PM: $66
Weekly Combo AM AND PM: $121

Guests
1 Day AM OR PM: $18
Weekly AM OR PM: $73
Weekly Combo AM AND PM: $142

Club J and After School Enrichment

Club J All Day

For more information on Club J All Day or to register please click here!

Youth Sports

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.

There are currently no Youth Theater events scheduled. Youth Theater will return in the Spring.

Tween + Teen Programs

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

J Teen Fitness Academy
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19. Stay tuned for more fun to come!

Tween Lounge
Tween Lounge is back! Visit here for more information. 

J Teen Connect AZ
J Teen Connect AZ 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!

Visit J Teen Connect AZ!

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

SAT and ACT Practice Test Programs
The J is proud to partner with Princeton Review to offer free practice test sessions and discounted courses to assure your child’s success.

Princeton Review has been providing personalized, innovative, best-in-class private tutoring, test prep, and admission products and services to help students achieve their academic goals.

Register now for free practice tests and events.

See discounted J offerings at princetonreview.com/vosjcc.

The Princeton Review

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, and for an additional fee hang out in the Tween 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.

Kid’s Night Out!

Kid’s Night Out will be back in January 2021! For more information, contact us at 480.634.4949 or youth@vosjcc.org.

Kid’s Night Out
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19. Stay tuned for more fun to come!

In partnership with
Affiliated Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

PJ Library / PJ Our Way

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

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!

Become a Book Bubbie or Zadie!

Pardes Jewish Day School, in partnership with PJ Library and the Bureau of Jewish Education, presents this amazing opportunity!

Join us to read stories to your grandchildren in their classrooms!

Pardes Jewish Day School will be hosting a kick-off event and brief volunteer training in the Fall of 2019.

For more information, please contact grandparents@pardesschool.org.

BJEPardes Jewish Day School

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!

Culture + Learning

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

Become a C&L Member and Save! Just $18 per month

The Active Adult Cultural & Learning Membership is open to all individuals aged 65+ 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 and fitness classes are not included.

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

Celebrate Thanksgiving with Beautiful Blooms

Monday, November 23 | 5:30-7:30pm

Fall is my favorite time of the year! Join Tina Nestor, Certified Master Florist, to create an expression of gratitude and excitement for Fall, by making your own fresh flower arrangement. You will receive step-by-step instructions as well as an abundance of information about flowers, flower care, and floral design. Your finished creation will be perfect for your Thanksgiving celebration or to give as a gift for someone else’s!

 

Members: $60| Guests: $70
Register here by November 17.

String Art Class at The J

Wednesday, December 2 | 1pm

 

Get crafty at The J! Create your own 8” string art projects. You’ll get to choose from over 20 designs! During this class you will be staining wood, hammering nails and stringing your design. Space is very limited due to social distancing, so don’t wait to register!

Upon registration, you will receive a link to make your artistic choices!

Members: $30 | Guests: $40
Register here.

Getting Together

Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

Free monthly programs open to the entire community.

For more information email Nicole Garber.

Let’s Talk: Current Events Discussion Group
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

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! No program Wednesday, January 1.

For more information email Nicole Garber.

Let’s Eat: Mature Mavens Dinner
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

Make new friends as your meet for dinner and socialize. Dinner is separate checks.

For our current schedule of restaurants and reserve your place, please contact Bunnye at 602.371.3744.

Let’s Knit
Virtual option every Monday from 1-3pm. | In building option Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

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 email Nicole Garber.

Let’s Appreciate Art: Art All Around Us
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

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

For more information email Nicole Garber.

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.

Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

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
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

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. No program in October.

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

Discussion with the Rabbi
Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.

Join Rabbi Levi Levertov for a stimulating discussion on an issue relevant to Judaism in contemporary society. Bring your questions; he has answers!

September – May
No program in October. Third Tuesday March 17 and April 21.

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

Community Programs at The J

JACS Support Group

Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.
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

Temporarily on hold due to Covid-19.
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.

Beginner and Intermediate Mahjong and Bridge 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.

 

Contact Nicole Garber for more information.

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.

 

Contact Nicole Garber for more information.

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.

 

Contact Nicole Garber for more information.

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

In-building Parkinson’s classes are back at The J!

All classes are designed for participants with a Parkinson’s diagnosis. The first 3 classes in this restart are solely focused on our Level II participants and are designed to give the Level II PD participant a well-rounded and challenging workout. Class space is limited and requires ADVANCED reservations by either calling Membership at 480.634.4909 or making your reservation by phone, or by utilizing the MindBody app on your smartphone.

Please note that during this first phase of restarting the J’s Parkinson’s fitness program, we will not include PWR Level I chair-based classes, Boxing, or Warrior due to COVID-19 social distancing concerns.

As always, members are welcome to access our online library of Parkinson’s Classes at J at Home. New content is added on a regular basis.

PWR MIX II

Mondays | 10:30am

A 55-minute class that includes PWR!MOVES, boxing, aerobics, circuits, and more! Participants must be able to stand unassisted. Class capacity is limited to 12 members.

Class space is limited and requires ADVANCED reservations by either calling Membership at 480.634.4909 or making your reservation by phone, or by utilizing the MindBody app on your smartphone.

Stretch and Move Level II

Wednesdays | 10:30am

A 45-minute class that includes mat floor work, stretch, weights, and more! Must be able to get on/off the floor without assistance. Class capacity is limited to 8 members.

Class space is limited and requires ADVANCED reservations by either calling Membership at 480.634.4909 or making your reservation by phone, or by utilizing the MindBody app on your smartphone.

Parkinson’s Cycle

Thursdays | 11:30am

A 45-minute ride that will challenge your heart, lungs, and legs utilizing speed, endurance, hill climbs, and great music! Must be able to get on/off the bike unassisted. Class capacity is limited to 8 members.

Class space is limited and requires ADVANCED reservations by either calling Membership at 480.634.4909 or making your reservation by phone, or by utilizing the MindBody app on your smartphone.

Family Programs + Events

The Great Dreidel Hunt

Family Fun Presented by Shemesh

December 6 | 10-5:30pm
This event is for children 3 years and older.

Grab your family and come to The J fields for a Hanukkah adventure on December 6, 2020

Music, dreidel hunt, prizes, sufganyot, latkes, and tons of activities for the family presented by Shemesh.

 

Families will be able to be socially distant while celebrating Hanukkah with the community.

 

Pick the time that works best for your family! This event is for children 3 years and older. Two children included per family, an additional fee per extra child. Masks are required.

 

10-11:30 am Register here!

1-2:30 pm Register here!

4-5:30 pm Register here!

Members: $30/family (up to 2 children)

Guests: $45/family (up to 2 children)

Additional child: $12/child

All children must be 3 years and older to participate

Entry includes:

Bag to collect dreidels, 1 dreidel, Hanukkah prize, tons of activities and latkes, and sufganyots for the family!

 

Special Events

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

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