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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.
Kids fitness and recreation classes start week of March 20

Photo of a girl in gymnastics on the beam.The JCC will kick off another round of fitness and recreation classes aimed at getting kids moving and having fun. The classes are open to preschool and school-age boys and girls. Most classes start the week of March 20 and run through mid June, 2017. Discount for JCC members.   MORE >

Employment opportunities with the JCC of Syracuse

Apply now iconWe currently have seasonal openings for Summer Camp Counselors, Lifeguards and Teen Travel Camp Counselors.   MORE >

JCC Spring 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 >

Used book sale continues through March

Closeup photo of used childrens books.The JCC of Syracuse's used book sale is continuing through Friday, March 31. The sale is happening near the JCC's main lobby during regular business hours. Proceeds from the sale will benefit the JCC's childrens and seniors programs.   MORE >

Summer Slimdown small group training program starts April 3

Photo of young adults getting ready to workout.If you're looking for something new, exciting and different this summer, then the JCC's Summer Slimdown class may be right for you. You'll get personalized attention in a group setting to help you torch those calories fast! The 8-week program starts April 3 and runs on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Discount for JCC Fitness members.   MORE >

Early Childhood Program open enrollment happening now

Photo of a preschool boy looking up from his drawing.When it comes to childcare for your little one this fall, now is the time to start planning. Open enrollment for the 2017–2018 school year is currently underway. Call today to schedule a tour!   MORE >

JCC's Early Childhood Program voted most loved preschool!

Hulafrog most loved badge.Woo hoo! Thanks to our many local families and fans, the JCC's ECDP has been voted the Hulafrog Syracuse Most Loved Preschool! We truly appreciate everyone's love and support!   MORE >

Thursday evening Ballroom and Latin Dance classes

Photo of a couple dancing.The JCC of Syracuse's Neulander Family Sports & Fitness Center is holding adult Ballroom and Latin Dance classes on Thursday evenings through March 30, 2017. Ballroom Dance begins at 6:30 p.m. and Latin Dance is at 7:30 p.m. No experience is necessary. The cost is $5 per person each evening.   MORE >

JCC tap dance classes start Feb. 28

Photo of a pair of tap dance shoes.Adult tap dance classes will start up again on Tuesdays beginning Feb. 28 at the JCC of Syracuse. Four class levels will be offered each night: remedial starting at 6:30 p.m., beginner at 7 p.m., intermediate at 8 p.m. and advanced at 9 p.m. The classes are open to anyone age 12 and older, and no prior dance experience is necessary. The cost is $5 per person each evening and the classes will run through May 23.   MORE >

Plant a tree in Israel—no travel required!

Illustration of the JCC's Plant a Tree card.Want to help make our world a little greener? Simply purchase a “Plant a Tree” card from the JCC then go online to have your tree planted in Israel or at one of more than 35 other reforestation sites around the world. Your tree donation may also be designated as a tribute in honor or memory of someone special.  MORE >

Posted win the 15th annual JCC Battle of the Bands

Photo of the band Posted, winner of the 15th annaul JCC Battle of the Bands on Jan. 14, 2017.Rock band Posted from Marcellus High School won the JCC's Battle of the Bands competition on Saturday, Jan. 14. The concert, held at the JCC, featured nine high school bands from across Central New York. Pictured is Posted rocking out their winning set.   MORE >

Fitness Center fully open
JCC Fitness Center kicks off fall with new state-of-the-art equipment

Photo of a TRX suspension training class at the JCC of Syracuse.Fitness fanatics and the health conscious are now spoiled for choice following the JCC Fitness Center's two week cosmetic facelift and major "under-the-hood" improvements. The Fitness Center is now fully open with newly installed state-of-the-art cardio machines and strength training equipment. A host of renovation specials are also being offered through the end of September.   MORE >

TRX for Golf class moves to Thursday nights

Photo of man in mid swing about to drive a golf ball.The Neulander Family Sports & Fitness Center's TRX for Golf class has moved from Sundays at 11:30 a.m. to Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. The class features TRX (total body resistance exercise) training specifically designed to help golfers with their game. JCC Fitness membership is not required.   MORE >

JCC now accepts SilverSneakers gym membership program

SilverSneakers logo.The JCC's Sports & Fitness Center is now a Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness participating gym. SilverSneakers is an insurance benefit included in more than 65 Medicare health plans which provides gym memberships to their insureds, usually at no additional cost.   MORE >

PJ Our Way enrollment now open

Image of a colorful science symbol with flasks and cups.PJ Our Way, the newest chapter of PJ Library for kids ages 9-11, has started taking online registrations! Kids may begin requesting monthly book titles on April 1. Designed to meet the developmental needs of 9-11 year-olds, PJ Our Way offers choice and creative outlets.   MORE >

Neighborhood Advisor Program comes back to the JCC

Photo of two senior women.The JCC recently became re-established as a Neighborhood Advisor Program site offering outreach, information and referral services to seniors in the DeWitt, Fayetteville and Manlius areas. Sharon Kieffer is the JCC's Neighborhood Advisor. The program is part of the Onondaga County Department of Adult & Long Term Care Services.   MORE >