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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.
Thanksgiving Weekend Holiday Hours
Main Entrance ~ Reception Desk
Wednesday, Nov. 22 8 am – 9 pm (regular hours)
Thursday, Nov. 23
Friday, Nov. 24
CLOSED – Early Childhood Development Program, After School Program, Senior Lunch Program
Happy Thanksgiving!
Saturday, Nov. 25 CLOSED (regular hours)
Sunday, Nov. 26 9 am – 5 pm (regular hours)
Sports & Fitness Center
Wednesday, Nov. 22 5:30 am – 9 pm (regular hours)
Thursday, Nov. 23 7 am – 1 pm  Happy Thanksgiving!
Friday, Nov. 24 5:30 am – 6 pm (regular hours)
Saturday, Nov. 25 8 am – 4 pm (regular hours)
Sunday, Nov. 26 7 am – 6 pm (regular hours)
Pre-Turkey Day vacation camp for children Nov. 22

Happy Thanksgiving.A Pre-Turkey Day vacation camp for children in grades K–7 will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lots of fun activities are planned to make the start of this school break a blast. Half-day options and early/late care are also available. Discount for JCC members.  MORE >

Workout on Thanksgiving day!
Special Holiday Hours  •  7 am – 1 pm

Photo of three young adults walking on treadmills.The JCC Sports & Fitness Center will be open on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come early for your workout before the big feast! Also, check out our Thanksgiving holiday group exercise class schedule.   MORE >

Purchase the NEW 2018 SaveAround book TODAY!

Photo of the 2018 SaveAround coupon book.Purchasing a 2018 SaveAround coupon book can lead to some great money-saving deals. Plus, you'll be helping to support this JCC of Syracuse fundraiser! The book is only $25 and makes the perfect gift! Buy yours today at the JCC.   MORE >

Family Mitzvah Day!
PJ Library Build-A-Bear Donation Party Dec. 10

Photo of a teddy bear.PJ Library in CNY will hold a special Build-A-Bear Donation Party on Sunday, Dec. 10 from 2–4 p.m. at Build-A-Bear Workshop in Destiny USA. Families are asked to purchase bears in advance so that they can complete them on Dec. 10. The project will benefit children at Golisano Children's hospital.   MORE >

Order your holiday gift cards from the JCC!

JCC gift cards image.Purchase gift cards from the JCC this holiday season and help support the Early Childhood Development Program and Children's Department. It's easy! Simply download our gift card order form, fill it out and drop it off at the JCC front desk. Your gift cards will be delivered in time for the holidays!  MORE >

JCC Fitness Center now offers WERQ

WERQ logo.One of the hottest group exercise classes has arrived at the JCC! Our Sports & Fitness Center now offers the WERQ Dance Fitness class on Mondays from 5:45–6:30 p.m. WERQ and Core, a modified version, is offered on Tuesdays from 9–9:45 a.m. Both classes are free for JCC Fitness members.   MORE >

Early Childhood Program open enrollment happening now

Photo of a preschool boy looking up from his drawing.We provide a caring and nurturing environment to help children explore their world with curiosity and passion. Call today to schedule a tour!   MORE >

NEW! Play pickleball at the JCC

The JCC's Patrick Scott, sports & fitness director, demonstrates his pickleball volleying technique recently on one of the center's outdoor pickleball courts.The JCC's Sports & Fitness Center now offers pickleball play weekdays on its two outdoor tennis courts. The courts may be reserved for up to one hour at a time. Paddles and balls are available to use free of charge. Pickleball is free for JCC Fitness members. Court reservations are suggested.   MORE >

JCC Shape-Up programs
Choose a workout, get the results you want

Photo of a young woman sitting on the floor and stretching.Want to kick your workouts into high gear? Or how about focus on a certain body area like your belly or legs? Then look to a JCC's Spring Shape-Up fitness program to help you get the results you want, where you want them. Choose from 14, 21 and 30 day workout programs designed to target specific body areas. Choose your own start date and get going!   MORE >

Plant a tree in Israel—no travel required!

Illustration of the JCC's Plant a Tree card.Want to help make our world a little greener? Simply purchase a “Plant a Tree” card from the JCC then go online to have your tree planted in Israel or at one of more than 35 other reforestation sites around the world. Your tree donation may also be designated as a tribute in honor or memory of someone special.  MORE >