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Shaw JCC Introduces 2018 Queen Esthers

The 2018 Queen Esthers have begun rehearsing for the 62nd annual Purim Ball. Celebrate these admirable young ladies at this unique and traditional event to be held on Saturday, March 10, at the Shaw JCC.
This year’s Queen Esthers spend seven weeks practicing their dance steps diligently on…

Whirlpool Repair Update

January 19, 2018

Dear Members,

As you know, we recently closed the whirlpool after the tilework had lifted. Our leadership team along with the construction company have been meeting on a regular basis to discuss next steps.

The delay in starting repair work has been the inability to dete…

Snow Closing Information: What to Expect

On Friday, January 12, a winter storm watch is in effect starting at noon through Saturday at 10 a.m., which means there is potential for significant snow, sleet and ice that may impact travel. It is our policy that the Shaw JCC, Mandel Early Childhood Education Center and KidSpace will clos…

Shaw JCC sets Family FUN Day & Open House for Jan. 21

The community is invited to Shaw JCC of Akron’s Family FUN Day & Open House on Sunday, Jan. 21, 1-4 p.m. Kids of all ages will enjoy bounce houses, face painting and balloon twisting – and parents will love the big savings on Camp JCC, membership and more! This event is FREE and open to …