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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.

Effective June 17, 2021
reservations are no longer be required for the Fitness Center.

Exceptions: Reservations are still be required for Zoom exercise classes and all TRX classes. In addition, reservations are still be required for the Pool. Reminder: Masks are still required at the JCC
except at the Sport & Fitness Center and Pool
if you are fully COVID vaccinated.

The JCC's new COVID-19 mask rules

Main Entrance Reception Desk, Fitness Center
Monday–Thursday 6 am – 8 pm
Friday 6 am – 6 pm
Saturday 8 am – 1 pm
9 am – 5 pm


Photo of gym clothes and a smartphone.
(in-person workouts, exercise classes, track, basketball court)

JCC's pools are open!

Photo of the JCC's large outdoor heated pool.
The 2021 outdoor swimming season is finally here! Open to members, our outdoor heated pools are now open for swimming, lap swim, sun bathing and swimming lessons. Membership not required to take swimming lessons. Please make an online pool reservation.   MORE >
View the 2021 Pool Guide in your browser >

Free car seat safety checks offered June 22

Photo of a young boy sitting in a car seat giving a thumbs up.The JCC of Syracuse will be offering free car seat safety checks, performed by the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office, on Tuesday, June 22 from 3-6:30 p.m. at the JCC in DeWitt. Each car seat safety check takes approximately 30 minutes. Pre-registration is required.  MORE >

J-Rays Swim Club kicks off June 28

Image of a friendly stingray smiling.Have your child experience a taste of a swim team! The JCC's J-Rays Swim Club will be held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8–8:45 a.m. June 28 through August 20 at the JCC in DeWitt. It is open to children entering grades 1–6 in fall 2021. Discount for JCC members.   MORE >

JCC Senior Kosher Lunch summer 2021 update

Photo of a dinner place setting.:: In-person dining returns on Fridays
starting July 2, 2021.
:: Curbside pickup moving to front of
building July 5, 2021.

Starting Friday, July 2 in-person Senior Kosher Lunch dining on Fridays at noon will begin for fully vaccinated seniors. Wearing a mask is optional. Takeout will also be available on Fridays. Curbside lunch pickup will continue Monday through Thursday noon-12:30 p.m. Starting Monday, July 5 lunch curbside pickup will move to the front of the building outside the main entrance. Reservations are required for all lunches by calling the JCC by noon at least one business day in advance.   MORE >


Image of an apply now button. We offer competitive pay and a great work atmosphere. Free fitness membership for employees.

Aqua Fitness group exercise class Tuesdays and Thursdays

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 >

Zoom exercise classes with JCC instructors!

Screenshot of Paula's 12/18/2020 Senior Strength & Balance Zoom class participants.
Pre-registration for all Zoom classes now required
We are pleased to continue offering a good mix of live Zoom exercise classes for JCC Fitness members. In order to add an extra layer of safety and security to our Zoom group exercise classes, we ask that all members now pre-register for classes. Continue staying safe at home and get exercising with our JCC instructors!  CHECK OUT THE SCHEDULE >

Senior kosher lunch curb side pickup M-F

Photo of a senior in his car during lunch curbside pickup at the JCC.
The JCC offers curbside pickup for senior kosher lunches! Pickup is from
12-12:30 p.m. Reservations required. Call 315-445-2360 by noon at least one business day in advance to reserve a meal. The pickup location is currently in the JCC Fitness Center parking lot (back of building). Effective July 5, 2021 pickup will move to the front of the building.   MORE >

Fitness Center open for in-person workouts!

Photo of a Fitness member working out at the JCC with his mask on.
The JCC Fitness Center's indoor workout facilities have reopened to members for in-person workouts and personal training. Reservations are no longer required! If you are fully COVID vaccinated wearing a mask is not required while in the Fitness Center.   MORE >

In-person group exercise classes

Photo of a JCC NIA class lead by Maria.Check out our in-person group exercise classes open to JCC Fitness members. Reservations are no longer required! If you are fully COVID vaccinated wearing a mask is not required while in the group exercise rooms. We're safely bringing your workouts back to the JCC!   

Indoor track and basketball court open

Photo of a JCC NIA class lead by Maria.Our indoor running/walking track and indoor basketball court are open to JCC Fitness members. Reservations are no longer required! If you are fully COVID vaccinated wearing a mask is not required while on the track or basketball court. If there are children in the gym, you must wear a mask.   MORE >

Purchase the NEW 2021 SaveAround book TODAY!

Photo of the 2021 SaveAround coupon book.Purchasing a 2021 SaveAround coupon book can score you some great money-saving deals. Plus, you'll be helping to support this JCC of Syracuse fundraiser! The book is only $25 plus shipping and makes the perfect gift. Buy yours online today!   MORE >

JCC online exercise videos

Workout at home until you can come back to the gym!
Click here for more videos.

Personal training with Pat

Photo of Patrick Scott, JCC sports & Fitness director.Need a little extra motivation from home? Or maybe you'd like start working out at the JCC? A personal trainer might be just what you need to keep you going.   MORE >

JCC now accepts Renew Active gym membership program

RenewActive logoThe JCC of Syracuse has started offering local seniors yet another option for working out at little or no cost. The JCC Fitness Center recently became a Renew Active by United Health care participating gym. The program is available with select United Health care Medicare Advantage plans. It offers seniors a gym membership with the JCC as an insurance benefit, usually at no additional cost.  MORE >


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