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Team Ohio Winners Announced for JCC Maccabi Games & ArtsFest

Team Ohio had an amazing time in Orange County and Long Beach, Aug. 5-10, for the 2018 JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest. Our delegation of 17 athletes, four artists and six staff were spirted, and each day was filled with excitement and new friends.

This year, JCC Maccabi and ArtsFest hosted …

Facility Closings & Holiday Hours

  • The outdoor pool will be closed from 5:30-7:45 p.m. on the following days for Stingrays Swim Team tournaments: June 18, July 9 and July 16.
  • Thursday, July 4: Independence Day, Facility open 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. Outdoor pool open 11 a.m.-7:45 p.m. Weather permitting. No Childcare Services offere…

Annual Campus Gala will Honor Two Deserving Couples

On Saturday, November 10, the Schultz Campus for Jewish Life will host its annual Campus Gala themed “Celebrating Our Community.” Campus Gala honorees Rob and Andrea Minster and Tikkun Olam award recipients Alan and Janice Woll will be recognized. Committed to giving back, both couples a…

Tzofim Friendship Caravan returns to the Shaw JCC on August 2

The Israel Scouts Tzofim Friendship Caravan is returning this summer to present a FREE community concert filled with song and dance on Thursday, August 2 at 6:30 p.m. These young Israeli performers will once again bring excitement, energy and friendship to Akron with their live performance a…

FREE Weight Loss Presentation offered at Shaw JCC of Akron

Many of us are not alone in the struggle to maintain a healthy weight. About two-thirds of adults in the U.S. are overweight or obese. The community is invited to attend a free presentation – Fact or Fiction: The Truth about Weight Loss – at the Shaw JCC of Akron on Thursday, August 23, …