Happening at the J

Fitness Center closed Thursday, June 22 for New Equipment Installation!

Dear Members,

We are excited to announce that our new Fitness Center equipment will be delivered and installed Thursday, June 22. For the safety of our members, the Fitness Center will be closed while the new equipment is installed. We an…

Important information you need to know before heading to the Sports Dinner

Dear Friend,

We are pleased you are planning to attend the Shaw JCC’s 15th Annual Sports Dinner – Thursday, June 8 – featuring Cleveland Indians owner Paul Dolan! Just a reminder this year’s event is taking place at Canal Park located at 300 South Main St. in downtown Akron. Click…

An Evening of Jazz for the J on Sept. 17

Imagine an evening of live music with jazz greats from New York City and Los Angeles. What more could you want for a Sunday evening? 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…

Campus Gala to honor dedicated community members on Nov. 4

This year, the Campus Gala shines a light on four community members: Debra Shifrin and Steve Newman are this year’s Campus Gala Honorees. Mimi Surloff will receive the Tikkun Olam Award, and Sylvia Lewis will receive the Community Spirit Award. Their respective devotion to our commun…

Shaw JCC Sports Dinner Tickets on Sale through Thursday, June 1

Tickets are on sale through Thursday, June 1 for Shaw JCC of Akron’s 15th Annual Sports Dinner on Thursday, June 8 at Canal Park. Cleveland Indians owner Paul Dolan will share his stories in an unscripted, up-close-and-personal format with the help of moderator Bob DiBiasio, the Indians’…