Once a month a different speaker will come in at The J and speak on an assortment of topics. Learn anything from college admissions to early childhood allergies to fitness and wellness! Free and open to the community! Just come to the front doors and we will direct you to the correct area. 


If you have any questions on the programs or you're interested in presenting in our series, please contact Shannon Piggott at spiggott@shawjcc.org or 330-835-0002.

Food Allergy Safety/Response for Parents and Staff


Thursday, April 14


6:15 PM  I  FREE


The Allison Rose Foundation has developed a physician driven, evidence-based food allergy curriculum that educates everyone with or without food allergies. This training is for everyone - parents, staff, students, and faculty. 

Conflict Resolution Training: It's not personal it's personality

OCCRRA Ohio-Approved Training


Wednesday, May 18


5:30-7:30 PM  I  FREE


By using the DISC Profiles participants will identify and build on individual strengths and explore ways to improve communication skills. By the end of the training, participants will be able to define the six steps to resolving conflict and will be able to use the four personality types to determine work and social compatibility. A fun, hands-on activity will be incorporated to illustrate how the four personality types play out in a group assignment.


This session is geared towards teachers and childcare professionals, although we encourage anyone to join! Prior to attending, please complete the assessment below and email your results to Shannon at spiggott@shawjcc.org by May 17th. 


Early Childhood professionals may sign up through the OCCRRA registry to recieve 2 hours of professional development. Please enter this number on the OCCRRA registry: ST10118038

College Entrance Workshop: Scholarship Essay Focus


Thursday, June 23


6:15 PM  I  FREE


Learn what college reviewers are looking for and how to set your (or your kids') scholarship essay apart! 

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    Interested in learning more about JCC community engagement and marketing initiatives?
    Contact Shannon Piggott, our Marketing Director!

    330-835-0002 or email spiggott@shawjcc.org