Have a question about a youth program? Contact Scott Zorn our Program Director and Children/Youth/Camp Director.
330-835-0052 or email
Join Team Akron as we travel to the 2019 JCC Maccabi Games® (ages 12-16) and ArtsFest (ages 12-17) in Detroit, Michigan from August 4-9, 2019.
Once again Team Akron will be joining forces as the Team Ohio Delegation (Akron, Dayton, Columbus, and Youngstown). The merging of delegations allows our communities to share resources while providing many new experiences for Jewish teenagers in our region.
Sports that will be offered include: baseball, basketball, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, table tennis. The ArtsFest disciplines that will be offered include: acting, improv, culinary arts, dance, musical theater, rock band, social media, visual arts and vocal music.
As a member of our local delegation, you will join over 1500 Jewish teens from across the globe at this incredible event. You will represent Akron and Team Ohio as we compete and collaborate in sports and arts with teens from other delegations and make new friends at the evening social events.
Parent/Teen Information Night: December 11, 2019, 6-6:45 p.m.
Join us for a parent/teen information meeting and early-bird sign-up! Learn everything you will want to know about the games, sports and arts, plus hear from teens who have attended past games to share about their JCC Maccabi/ArtsFest experience and how it’s changed their lives. We will also share the anticipated costs for the games (including subsidies and scholarship informaiton), plus an offer to save $50 with a refundable early-bird enrollment deposit of $100.
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.
Team Ohio Delegation Results:
The JCC Maccabi Games are an Olympic-style sporting competition held every summer in North America, and is one of the largest organized sports programs for Jewish teens in the world. Delegates from across the United States, Israel, Mexico, Canada, and other countries will test their skills in more than 12 different sports.
For more information, please email Scott Zorn or call 330-835-0052.