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Acclaimed Jazz Musicians to perform for the J, Sept. 17 at BLU Jazz+

Critically Acclaimed Jazz Musicians to perform for Shaw JCC Fundraiser – Sunday, Sept. 17 at BLU Jazz+

The Shaw JCC is bringing critically acclaimed musicians Willie Jones III, Terell Stafford, Steve Davis, Ralph Moore, Eric Reed and Gerald Cannon to Akron. This ensemble is making a spe…

Annual Pool Closings & September Holiday Hours

Dear Members, 

The indoor pool and whirlpool will close August 28 through September 10 for our annual cleaning. Our maintenance and aquatics staff will empty the pool and clean the liner and surrounding pool deck as well as the w…

Everyone Loves Team Ohio! JCC Maccabi Games Wrap-up

Seventeen Jewish youth from the JCCs of Akron, Youngstown, Columbus and Cincinnati participated and competed in the JCC Maccabi Games in Albany, NY, Aug. 6-11. Nearly 700 youth from JCCs from Israel, Mexico and across North America spent the week competing in individual and group sports, rep…

Tzofim Friendship Caravan to perform at Shaw JCC on Aug. 7

The Shaw JCC of Akron and the Jewish Community Board of Akron are pleased to present a free, family-friendly concert with the Tzofim Friendship Caravan on Monday, Aug. 7 at 6 p.m. in the Auditorium.

The Tzofim Friendship Cara­vans tour North America every summer, bringing Israeli culture…