The JCC will close early today Sunday, September 25th at 5:00 PM for our annual All Staff Professional Development & Training. Thank you for your understanding and patience.

18-39 yrs

Aquatics

Youth Aquatics

Youth Level 4

Wed 5:00 PM- 5:40 PM
Participants in this class must be able to complete the front & back crawl for 25 yards, breaststroke for 15 yards and tread/float water for 1 minute. Activities include introduction to underwater swimming, standing dives, front & back turns and refinement of all strokes. No class on 10/12 and 11/23.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
9/13/2016 - 12/13/2016
Member Fee:
$102.00
Non-Member Fee:
$144.00
Availabilty:
5 of 8 seats available

Youth Level 4

Sat 11:15 AM- 11:55 AM
Participants in this class must be able to complete the front & back crawl for 25 yards, breaststroke for 15 yards and tread/float water for 1 minute. Activities include introduction to underwater swimming, standing dives, front & back turns and refinement of all strokes.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
9/16/2016 - 12/16/2016
Member Fee:
$119.00
Non-Member Fee:
$168.00
Availabilty:
7 of 8 seats available

Youth Level 5/6

Sun 2:20 PM- 3:00 PM
Participants in this class must be able to do the following activity (minimally) A) jump into deep water, swim the front crawl for 25 yards, maintain position on back for 1 minute then swim the elementary back stroke for 15 yards and B) swim the breaststroke for 15 yards, tread water for 1 min then swim back crawl for 25 yards. Activities will include refinement and endurance of all strokes, flip turns while swimming on front & back, shallow start dive and development of setting up a swimming fitness program. No class on 10/2, 10/16, and 10/23.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
9/10/2016 - 12/10/2016
Member Fee:
$93.50
Non-Member Fee:
$132.00
Availabilty:
7 of 8 seats available

Youth Level 5/6

Sun 11:15 AM- 11:55 AM
Participants in this class must be able to do the following activity (minimally) A) jump into deep water, swim the front crawl for 25 yards, maintain position on back for 1 minute then swim the elementary back stroke for 15 yards and B) swim the breaststroke for 15 yards, tread water for 1 min then swim back crawl for 25 yards. Activities will include refinement and endurance of all strokes, flip turns while swimming on front & back, shallow start dive and development of setting up a swimming fitness program.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
9/16/2016 - 12/16/2016
Member Fee:
$119.00
Non-Member Fee:
$168.00
Availabilty:
8 of 8 seats available

Education

Jewish Education

Back to the Sources: The Haggadah

Thu 9:30 AM- 11:15 AM
The Haggadah, our source for observing the Seder, the primary Passover ritual, has a rich and suprising history. We will examine the text itself and its meaning, as well as its development over the centuries, its publication history, the evolution of its many manuscripts and printed editions and illuminations, its customs and even its music. No class 11/24 or 12/29.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
11/2/2016 - 2/15/2017
Member Fee:
$85.00
Non-Member Fee:
$100.00
Availabilty:
96 of 100 seats available

Cinema as Midrash

Wed 7:00 PM- 9: 00 PM
Midrash is the classic Rabbinic response to Biblical text comment on and filling in the Biblical tales. Sometimes classical Biblical tales are created mid rash style in the movies - either overt retelling of Biblical material, or camouflaged as more modern stories.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
9/13/2016 - 9/13/2016
Member Fee:
$10.00
Non-Member Fee:
$12.00
Availabilty:
99 of 100 seats available

Rabbi Ron Shapiro Presents: The Jewish 100

Wed 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM
Based on the book The Jewish 100: A Ranking of the Most Influential Jews of All Time by Michael Shapiro, this class will discuss the contributions made by outstanding Jewish people, and the dynamics of life and history which elevated them to the notoriety they attained. Some of the personalities discussed will include: Moses, Abraham, Theodor Herzl, Golda Meir, Sigmund Freud, Martin Buber, Albert Einstein and Bob Dylan.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
11/1/2016 - 12/6/2016
Member Fee:
$36.00
Non-Member Fee:
$36.00
Availabilty:
87 of 100 seats available

The Stories of Tillie Olson

Fri 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM
Tillie Lerner Olsen (1912 - 2007) was the daughter of Jewish immigrants fleeing the revolutions of turn of the last century Russia. Although her literary output was sparse, her work has been acclaimed as the feminist voice of working class America. Note you may sign up for each individual class or for all seven classes as a package. This sign-up is for a single class on 11/4. All classes are on the first Friday of the month.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
11/3/2016 - 11/3/2016
Member Fee:
$15.00
Non-Member Fee:
$15.00
Availabilty:
100 of 100 seats available

The Stories of Tillie Olson

Fri 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM
Tillie Lerner Olsen (1912 - 2007) was the daughter of Jewish immigrants fleeing the revolutions of turn of the last century Russia. Although her literary output was sparse, her work has been acclaimed as the feminist voice of working class America. Note you may sign up for each individual class or for all seven classes as a package. This sign-up is for a single class on 12/2. All classes are on the first Friday of the month.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
12/1/2016 - 12/1/2016
Member Fee:
$15.00
Non-Member Fee:
$15.00
Availabilty:
98 of 100 seats available

The Stories of Tillie Olson

Fri 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM
Tillie Lerner Olsen (1912 - 2007) was the daughter of Jewish immigrants fleeing the revolutions of turn of the last century Russia. Although her literary output was sparse, her work has been acclaimed as the feminist voice of working class America. Note you may sign up for each individual class or for all seven classes as a package. This sign-up is for a single class on 1/6. All classes are on the first Friday of the month.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
1/5/2017 - 1/5/2017
Member Fee:
$15.00
Non-Member Fee:
$15.00
Availabilty:
100 of 100 seats available

The Stories of Tillie Olson

Fri 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM
Tillie Lerner Olsen (1912 - 2007) was the daughter of Jewish immigrants fleeing the revolutions of turn of the last century Russia. Although her literary output was sparse, her work has been acclaimed as the feminist voice of working class America. Note you may sign up for each individual class or for all seven classes as a package. This sign-up is for a single class on 2/3. All classes are on the first Friday of the month.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
2/2/2017 - 2/2/2017
Member Fee:
$15.00
Non-Member Fee:
$15.00
Availabilty:
100 of 100 seats available

The Stories of Tillie Olson (all classes package)

Fri 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM
Tillie Lerner Olsen (1912 - 2007) was the daughter of Jewish immigrants fleeing the revolutions of turn of the last century Russia. Although her literary output was sparse, her work has been acclaimed as the feminist voice of working class America. Note you may sign up for each individual class or for all seven classes as a package. This sign-up is for the seven class package. All classes are on the first Friday of the month. The classes run from November 4th- May 5th.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
11/3/2016 - 2/2/2017
Member Fee:
$60.00
Non-Member Fee:
$75.00
Availabilty:
98 of 100 seats available

Enrichment

Adult Enrichment

The City of Conversation

Wed 9:00 AM- 7:00 PM
The City of Conversation by Anthony Giardina- Politcs and personal lives are inextricably-and wrenchingly-tangledin this topical and fast moving drama which unfolds in Washington D.C. over three decades, from the Carter years to the Obama inaugeration. This play will happen at the Northlight Theater in Skokie, Illinois on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. It includes lunch at Max and Benny's deli and costs $89. Departure will be at 9:00 AM from the Brown Deer Park and Ride. The bus will return at 7:00 PM in Milwaukee. For reservations or information, call Diane Sobel, KOACH Director, at 414-967-8258. *Please note that some participants may have signed up for this same program under the summer 2016 session.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
9/20/2016 - 9/20/2016

Children

Adaptive Art for STARS

Thu 5:15 PM- 6:00 PM
Come explore the world of art as we stimulate fine motor skills and sensory experiences. Designed for children with special needs we will be using materials like paint,clay,paper materials and cutting. The class will allow your child to discover another side of self expression and enjoy the feeling of success.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
9/14/2016 - 10/19/2016
Member Fee:
$75.00
Non-Member Fee:
$90.00
Availabilty:
8 of 8 seats available

Pre-Teen/Teen Mindfulness/Yoga (ages 12+)

Tue 5:30 PM- 6:30 PM
Anchor into the quiet, still place inside & enjoy a sense of freedom from the demands of school, peer relationships, and stacked schedules. Guided breath work, visualization, movement with breath, & fun mindfulness activities in a peer supported, stress-reducing, non-judgmental, compassionate environment.
Registration Dates:
8/14/2016 - 12/16/2016
Program Dates:
10/31/2016 - 12/12/2016
Member Fee:
$84.00
Non-Member Fee:
$105.00
Availabilty:
12 of 12 seats available