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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.

Take Thompson Rd. to Ridgecrest Rd., then take your first quick left into the JCC parking lot. Enter the building's main entrance at the flag pole.
Pool Hours

May 25 through June 30, 2019. See full summer schedule.

Sunday – Friday 9 am – 7 pm
Saturday 10 am – 7 pm
Lap swim (Mon–Fri only): Ends at noon
Saturday, May 25 Main Entrance reception desk – Closed
Pool opens for the season at 10 am
(Main Entrance open for Pool access only)
(Sports & Fitness Center open regular hours)
Sunday, May 26 Main Entrance reception desk – Open reg hrs
(Sports & Fitness Center open regular hours)
(Pool open regular hours)
Final Family Gym held for the summer
– See you again in the fall!
Monday, May 27
Memorial Day
Main Entrance reception desk – Closed
(Main Entrance open for Pool access only)
(Sports & Fitness Center open 7 am – 1 pm)
(Pool open regular hours)
Sports & Fitness Center Memorial Day schedule

Photo of participants seated and stretching their arms during a group exercise class.The Fitness Center will be open on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Check out our special lineup of holiday group exercise classes!   MORE >

Get wet! Aqua Fitness group exercise class starts May 28

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 Annual Meeting & Gala to be held June 2

Photo of the outside of a delicatessen with the message, Back By Popular Demand!The JCC of Syracuse's 156th Annual Meeting and Gala will be held on Sunday, June 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Owera Vineyards. Five awards will be presented. The event theme—back by popular demand—will be a “New York Kosher Deli Experience.” This is the JCC's biggest and most important annual fundraiser.   MORE >

JCC of Syracuse announces slate of officers and directors

Image of an announcement coming from a megaphone.The nominating committee of the JCC's board of directors is pleased to announce its slate of officers and directors for election at this year's JCC Annual Meeting & Gala to be held on June 2.   MORE >

Annual Meetings and State of the Agencies Reports to be held June 5

The Jewish Federation of Central New York, Sam Pomeranz Jewish Community Center, Syracuse Hebrew Day School, Rabbi Epstein School of Jewish Studies and Syracuse Community Hebrew School
invite you to their Annual Meetings and State of the Agencies Reports on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the JCC of Syracuse.  MORE >

JCC a weekly pick-up location for Old Fly Farm CSA

Photo of newly sprouted veggies growing in trays at Old Fly Farm CSA.Old Fly Farm has shares available for the 2019 CSA season to be picked up right here at the JCC! The farm is located in Fabius where Angela grows high quality vegetables using organic standards. As a member of the farm you will receive a weekly share of fresh veggies throughout the 18-week harvest season from June 11 - October 2019. A full share consists of 8-10 different items each week.   MORE >

Adult coed kickball league starts May 23

Closeup photo of used books for sale.We've postponed the start of kickball one week due to the rainy weather. The JCC will hold an Adult Coed Jewish Kickball League on Thursdays from 6–8 p.m. starting May 23. It's open to young adults ages 22 and older and will run through June 27. The cost is $20 per player.   MORE >

An important message from the JCC of Syracuse

Image collage of different size gold and brown hearts.Once again, our hearts are heavy with the senseless assault on a place of worship. Even though this tragedy occurred on the other side of this country our world feels assaulted, for no matter where an anti-Semitic attack happens our world becomes violated.  MORE >

Tzofim Friendship Caravan coming to the JCC July 31

The 2019 Tzofim Friendship Caravan.Get ready to sing and dance! The 2019 Tzofim Friendship Caravan will perform at the JCC of Syracuse on Wednesday, July 31 at 7 p.m. Through song and dance, conversations and activities, the Caravan will warm your heart and bring a piece of Israel right to you. The show is free and open to the public.   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 >

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 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 >