Mayerson JCC Blog

  • Through films, we can experience the world through a different lens. We are transported, right from the comfort of our own seat, to a different time or place, and into a different experience. Films can bring communities together and open up new conversations.   The Mayerson JCC Jewish & Israeli Film Festival aims to do that within the Cincinnati…

  • Taking control of your health and fitness can feel like a heavy lift, but fortunately, we’re here to help you.   Whether it’s starting a fitness schedule, changing your diet, or taking some well-deserved “me time,” the J has some helpful advice to support your 2022 goals.  Flex that muscle Mayerson JCC Fitness Director Rachel Horton has…

  • Exciting news! For the 14th year running, the Meals on Wheels network is participating in the 2021 Subaru Share the Love Event. Over the past thirteen years, Subaru and its retailers have helped Meals on Wheels to deliver more than 2.5 million meals nationwide to seniors in need. Why does Subaru support Meals on Wheels?…

  • As the Cincinnati Jewish community celebrates the Festival of Lights, the J will host two menorah lighting events, as well as a special holiday concert.   “As we continue to navigate holidays during a global pandemic, it’s important to put a little bit more light into the world this Hanukkah,” said Programming Director Holly Wolfson. “The J is excited to be able to offer three special events this season, where community members…

  •   “It’s not just about the performance,” Eliana Rantz said about theatre. “You develop lifelong skills like public speaking and overall confidence.”  The J will be launching a new theatre program, something it hasn’t had for 35 years. Theatre at the J will provide an outlet for creative expression and create a safe space for participants to find their place in the arts…