We believe everyone has the motivation to excel, to live a life of exceptional wellness, and a desire to be connected to others. The new Marvin Lustbader Center for Health, Wellness and Fitness is located at Bernard Weinger JCC in Northbrook.
Begins January 18 at Bernard Weinger JCC | 9:30am-1:00pm
Join us every Wednesday for a few hours of mind, body & spirit enrichment. We will be hosting three, one-hour lectures/classes throughout the day, along with our fitness class offerings at the Marvin Lustbader Center. You choose how you want to spend your day at the J!
How many laps can you swim? On Sunday, February 19th, you’ll get the chance to challenge yourself, earn some cool J-Hawks Swim gear and splash for a great cause. Grab your swimsuit and some friends…everyone is welcome to participate!
At Apachi J Camp, we blend traditional with new… old-school with songs, soccer, swimming and art… new-school with yoga, juggling, hip-hop and gaga. All infused with the spirit and values of the Jewish community.
Grab your friends and head to Wisconsin for BreakAway. With five specialized projects, there’s something for everyone. BreakAway provides Chicago-area Jewish teens (8th-10th grade) of all backgrounds an opportunity to have a blast, try something new and meet new people.
We’re looking for student filmmakers of all experience levels to share previously created or new narrative or documentary short films (an original motion picture that has a running time between 3 and 10 minutes, including all credits) that thematically aligns with the JCC Chicago Jewish Film Festival.
1st: $1,000 | 2nd: $250 | 3rd: $100
If you’re not a student, you can also submit your film for possible inclusion!
We are forever grateful to those who help keep JCC Chicago programming excellent and accessible to all. Your contribution demonstrates the spirit and generosity of our Jewish community, and 100% of your gift supports programs and services at the J. Every dollar makes a difference.
The laughter of young children collides with the clack of a mahjong tile at the center of a lifelong friendship.
A teacher sharing Shabbat with a room full of four year olds stops a group of teens mid-text as they hear the soul of summer.
Throughout the corners of our city, one J moment connects to the next. Their collective power is a beacon of joy that illuminates our lives with an unmistakable vibrancy. We are JCC Chicago… and this is our story.