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Category: Families

  • JCC Blue Jays sports teams on the rise

    Posted by Katie Maurer on January 10, 2020 | Share

    You may hear a lot about the J’s adult sports leagues – the legendary Men’s Softball Program has been going strong for more than 75 years, and our pick-up sports give adults a great chance to let off steam and enjoy time with friends throughout the week. But you can find some of the biggest crowds cheering on the…

  • Fun fall activities for the whole family

    Posted by Katie Maurer on November 19, 2019 | Share

    As the weather gets cooler, it can be challenging to come up with fun fall activities to keep the family busy and share new memories with each other. Check out some fun ways to enjoy the season together: Go on a nature hike. Make a game out of your family nature hike by making a bingo sheet. Include things…

  • Building community under one roof

    Posted by Katie Maurer on October 11, 2019 | Share

    It’s always exciting when the sukkah is constructed in the J’s courtyard each year to celebrate the holiday of Sukkot. There’s something about the sheltered space that makes us want to come together as a community to share special celebrations and even simple, everyday moments in the spirit of Sukkot: joining a friend to catch up over a cup…

  • This fall, the J launched its new Afternoon Enrichment program which builds on the strengths of its well-known Children & Family classes while catering to the needs of growing kids as they begin to transition from toddlerhood to school-age. The redesigned curriculum is based around scheduled “blocks” that alternate between active classes and more low-key learning, designed for kids…

  • This February, Cincinnati children’s author Emma Carlson Berne had the amazing opportunity to travel to Israel with PJ Library as one of a group of 20 fellow authors on PJ Library’s Author Israel Adventure. The purpose of the trip was to provide inspiration for characters, settings, stories, and more. After ten days, Emma returned from Israel to the Cincinnati…