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The JCC of Syracuse is all about families coming together with the community. We offer programs and services for infants, toddlers, school-age children, teens, adults and seniors... something for everyone! Come for a visit and tour. You don't have to be Jewish to become a member of the JCC.
Pool Hours

Through August 17, 2018. See remaining summer schedule.

Monday – Friday 3:30 – 8 pm
Saturday 10 am – 7 pm
Sunday 9 am – 7 pm
Lap swim (Mon–Fri only): 8-9 am
East Coast Swing dance classes in August and September

Image of a young couple doing the East Cast Swing ballroom dance.The JCC's Neulander Sports & Fitness Center is offering an adult East Coast Swing dance class on Thursday evenings from 6:45-7:45 p.m. throughout August and September. The cost is $5 per person per evening.  MORE >

JCC now accepts Optum gym membership program

Optum logoThe JCC of Syracuse has started offering many local seniors another option for working out at little or no cost. The JCC Fitness Center recently became a UnitedHealthcare Optum participating gym. Through some of Optum's health plans for seniors, a gym membership with the JCC is available as an insurance benefit, usually at no additional cost.  MORE >

Aqua Fitness group exercise class—workout in the water!

Image of a swimmer in the water.This fun class is designed to improve overall cardiovascular fitness and flexibility. Classes are held in the JCC's outdoor heated pool and set to music in order to get you moving! All ages are welcome. The class is free for Fitness members and $10 per class for non-fitness members.  MORE >

JCC a weekly pick-up location for Main Street Farms CSA

Photo of veggies from Main Street Farms CSA.Get your weekly deliveries of fresh, local organic veggies here at the JCC! We're excited to partner with Cortland's Main Street Farms CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) again this year to be a drop-off point for the farm. Each week on Thursdays the farm's subscribers can pick up their veggies from the JCC.   MORE >

Summer senior kosher dinners held Monday evenings

Photo of three seniors attending the JCC's Senior Adult Dining Program.The JCC of Syracuse's Monday evening senior kosher dinners have returned! The weekly dinners are held on Mondays at 5 p.m. and feature a hot, nutritious and well-balanced kosher meal. Live entertainment by musicians and other performers is included as part of each dinner program. This JCC summertime tradition runs through August 28. Registration is required.   MORE >

JCC's sold out 2018 Gala a big-time celebration

Photo of a place setting at the JCC's 2018 Annual Meeting & Gala.This year's 155th Annual JCC Meeting & Gala, presented by naming sponsor The Wladis Companies, was one of the center's biggest and most successful to date. The sold-out event, held on Sunday, June 3, at Owera Vineyards in Cazenovia, drew over 260 people. Supporters came together to celebrate the JCC and honor a large slate of award recipients, all while enjoying an authentic New York-style deli brunch catered by Essen New York Deli from Brooklyn.  MORE >

Early Childhood Program open enrollment happening now

Photo of a preschool boy looking up from his drawing.We provide a caring and nurturing environment to help children explore their world with curiosity and passion. Call today to schedule a tour!   MORE >

NEW! Play pickleball at the JCC

The JCC's Patrick Scott, sports & fitness director, demonstrates his pickleball volleying technique recently on one of the center's outdoor pickleball courts.The JCC's Fitness Center offers pickleball play on its indoor and two outdoor courts (weather permitting). All are welcome! Paddles and balls are available to use free of charge. Pickleball is free for JCC Fitness members. Court reservations are suggested.   MORE >

JCC Fitness Center now offers WERQ

WERQ logo.One of the hottest group exercise classes has arrived at the JCC! Our Sports & Fitness Center now offers the WERQ Dance Fitness class on Mondays from 5:45–6:30 p.m. WERQ and Core, a modified version, is offered on Tuesdays from 9–9:45 a.m. Both classes are free for JCC Fitness members.   MORE >

JCC Shape-Up programs
Choose a workout, get the results you want

Photo of a young woman sitting on the floor and stretching.Want to kick your workouts into high gear? Or how about focus on a certain body area like your belly or legs? Then look to a JCC's Spring Shape-Up fitness program to help you get the results you want, where you want them. Choose from 14, 21 and 30 day workout programs designed to target specific body areas. Choose your own start date and get going!   MORE >