Happening at the J

Family FUN Day & Open House rescheduled for January 27th

The Family FUN Day & Open House is cancelled due to weather and will be rescheduled for January 27th, 1-4 p.m. 

The community is invited to Shaw JCC of Akron’s Family FUN Day & Open House on Sunday, January 20, 1-4 p.m. Kids of all ages will enjoy bounce houses, face painting and bal…

Remembering Camp & Youth Director Scott Zorn

Dear Shaw JCC Members and Friends, 
It is with a broken heart that we share with you that Scott Zorn, our Camp and Youth Director, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, January 1. Scott was a wonderful friend and colleague to all of us and touched the lives of so many of our members, famili…

UnitedHealthcare AARP Medicare Supplement Program Changes as of Jan. 1st

As of January 1, 2019, individuals (ages 65 and older) who are covered under UnitedHealthcare’s AARP Medicare Supplement Program will no longer be enrolled in the SilverSneakers program as part of their benefits, however, the Shaw JCC is an approved facility under the new plan.

What does …

Shaw JCC Hires John Keverkamp as New Executive Director


Dear Members, 

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of John Keverkamp, CPA, as our new executive director. On Monday evening, the recommendation of John by the Search Committee was unanimously approved by the Shaw JCC Board of Trustees and, in turn, the Jewish Community Boa…

A Week of Thanks for Our Members: November 26-30

A Week of Thanks for Our Members, November 26-30 
Give Back on #GivingTuesday November 27


Whether you have been a member for years or a couple of months, we appreciate the community our members bring to The J. You make The J more than a place to work out, but also a second home for man…