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Mondays

Little Hoopsters (ages 3-5)

Join Perseverance Basketball for a introduction to the fundamentals of basketball. Where the "Little Hoopsters" will learn skills such as dribbling, shooting, passing, game concepts and sportsmanship.

Mondays, January 28 - March 11 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm
$140 per Person


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Broadway at the J with Melissa Boher Jacobson

Join us for a fully staged production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast!  All actors who audition are guaranteed a part in this magical show! Love to work behind the scenes?  Production assistants are also needed to create sets, costumes, makeup and props (Grades 2-8; Must be in 6th - 8th grade for production team).

Mondays, February 4 - May 5 | 4:30 - 6:00 pm

$75 Beyond the Bell Participant • $150 Guest

February 4: First Class
February 11: Auditions
February 18: Rehearsals Start

Thursday Show: May 2 & Sunday Show: May 5
Detailed rehearsal schedules will be distributed to cast members

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Tiny Toes (VPK)

Mondays, August 20 - May 11 (Recital Date) 3:00 - 3:45 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Tiny Toes >> 


Spanish (ages 3-5)

Bienvenido ninos! This introductory Spanish language class will expose preschool age children to conversational Spanish in the form of songs, games, and activities. Instruction, provided by the Spanish Academy, is aimed to encourage communication and appreciation of the Spanish language.

Mondays, January 28 - March 11 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm
$180 per Person

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Spanish (Grades K-5)

Hola estudiantes espanoles! This introductory Spanish language class is a fantastic supplement to the Elementary Spanish language elective taught in school. K-5th grade students will be exposed to conversational Spanish language in the form of songs, games, and activities taught by the Spanish Academy.

Mondays, January 28 - March 11 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm
$180 per Person (Additional $100 for Inclusion)

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Acro I & II (Ages 6 & Up)

Acro Dance is a blend of acrobatics/tumbling and jazz technique. Dancers will increase flexibility, strength, balance, coordination, endurance, timing, body awareness, self-discipline, and confidence. Classes will focus on tumbling skills as well as proper hand placement and body alignment with emphasis on the muscles and flexibility required to perform proper technique.

Mondays, August 20 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 4:30 - 5:15 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Acro Dance >> 


Pre-Teen/Teen Acro

Acro Dance is a blend of acrobatics/tumbling and jazz technique. Dancers will increase flexibility, strength, balance, coordination, endurance, timing, body awareness, self-discipline, and confidence. Classes will focus on tumbling skills as well as proper hand placement and body alignment with emphasis on the muscles and flexibility required to perform proper technique.

Mondays, August 20 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 5:15 - 6:15 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Pre-Teen/Teen Acro Yoga >> 


Pre-Teen/Teen Contemporary/ Jazz/ Hip Hop

Students will work on many different jazz forms including contemporary, lyrical and modern dance.

Mondays, August 20 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 6:15 - 7:15 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Contemporary/Jazz/Hip Hop >> 


Tuesdays

Science (ages 3-5)

Get ready to touch, see, hear, smell, and taste what science is really all about! Students will engage in exciting, interactive and educational hands-on activities that instill a clearer understanding of science and how it affects the world around them, all while having fun.

Tuesdays, January 22 - March 12 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm
$160 per Person

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Soccer (ages 3-5)

Soccer is a great way to help your little ones with their hand eye coordination as well as get them in touch with the international favorite game. They will learn the basics of soccer including kicking technique, how to play defense and how to score a GOAL!

Tuedays, January 22 - March 12 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm
$160 per Person

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Photography (Grades K-5)

A picture speaks a thousand words, so let’s start the conversation! World-renown photographer and professor, Jay Tomioka, will bring his passion and expertise to the JCC this Winter in a series of introductory photography classes specially designed for K-5th grade students. All cameras and technology will be provided.

Tuedays, January 22 - March 12 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm
$160 per Person (Additional $100 for Inclusion)

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Special Needs Photography

Our Special Needs students have a unique opportunity to photograph the world as they see it. World-renown photographer and professor, Jay Tomioka, has developed a differentiated and sensory-friendly curriculum to encourage students to find their passion for photography. All cameras and technology provided. Intake meeting required.

Tuesdays, Jan.uary 22 - March 12 | 5:00 - 5:45 pm
$220 per Person

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Twirling Tots (Ages 2-3)

Tuesdays, Aug. 21 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 3:00 - 3:45 pm 
$87.50 per Person

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Parent Child Gymnastics (Children Walking-3 years old & their caregivers)

This exciting class is filled with singing, jumping, climbing, swinging and tumbling. Class time includes circle time, individualized gymnastics attention, parachute play and bubble time. It is a perfect start to help build your toddlers physical, cognitive and social skills in a positive learning environment.

Tuesdays, December 4 - March 5 | 9:30 - 10:20 am or 10:30 - 11:20 am
12 Week Session: $252 per Person

For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Preschool Gymnastics (Ages 3-5)

This non-stop gymnastics class will keep your kids flipping head over heels. The fundamentals for gymnastics (and all sports) are developed as children improve their skills on various gymnastics equipment. In a class filled with laughter, your child will develop self-confidence while experiencing the joys of gymnastics.

Tuesdays, December 4 - March 5
11:30 am - 12:25 pm or 
3:00 - 3:55 pm or 
4:00 - 4:55 pm
12 Week Session: $252 per Person

For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Recreational Gymnastics (Grades K-4)

There is no better place to learn gymnastics! We use a safe and encouraging method while teaching gymnastics in the most positive and fun environment. Building self-confidence is most important while students continue to gain strength, flexibility, coordination and balance. Class time includes warm-up, working on all the gymnastics apparatuses and conditioning; all of which help build a healthy body

Tuesdays, December 4 - March 5
4:00 - 4:55 pm Girls Beginner / Intermediate 
5:00 - 5:45 pm Girls Intermediate / Advanced
5:00 - 5:45 pm Boys Fitness Classes 
(no class Sept. 11, 18 [afternoon only] & Nov. 20) 
12 Week Session: $252 per Person

For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Combo Ballet/Tap (Ages 3-4)

Level I and II. Students will explore and learn pre-ballet concepts, jazz technique, tap, acro and basic dance concepts through Creative Dance, movement exploration and gross motor activities. (Combo II has two types of dance specified) 

Tuesdays, August 21 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 3:45 - 4:30 pm
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Combo Ballet/Tap >> 


Creative Dance (Ages 2-3)

Children will dance with props, move to stories/picture books and practice gross motor skills as well as explore the play gym. 

Tuesdays, August 21 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 4:30 - 5:00 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Creative Dance >> 


Jazz Hip Hop Level I & II (Ages 7 & Up)

Level I, II. Students will work on jazz technique, balancing skills and hip hop dance concepts while learning fun combinations each week. 

Tuesdays, August 21 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 5:00 - 5:45 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Jazz Hip Hop >> 


Wednesdays

T-Ball (Ages 3-5)

Coach Ray will introduce children to T-Ball in a fun and age appropriate environment through skill building and fun games, such as tag. Classes are formatted to include warm-up, offense and defense skills, batting, and fielding skills. Participants will use age-appropriate equipment..

Wednesdays, January 23 - March 13 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm 
$160 per Person

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Tennis (age 3)

Coach David will introduce children to tennis in a fun and age appropriate environment through skill building and fun tennis games. Classes are formatted to include warm-up, motor, racquet and playing skills. Stroke production consists of forehands, backhands and volleys. Participants will use age-appropriate equipment. This class is for our littlest athletes in the 3's class.

Wednesdays, January 23 - March 13 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm
$160 per Person

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Cooking (ages 3-5)

Cooking classes are specifically designed for our littlest chefs through easy-to-complete steps and storytelling. Kids will eat, learn and have fun exploring basic recipes taught by Bruchy Cheplowitz.

Wednesdays, January 23 - March 13 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm
$160 per Person
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Cooking (Grades K-5)

Classes are designed for elementary learners who are ready to learn proper measuring and utensil skills. Students will learn basic kitchen terminology and have fun exploring recipes that range from beginner to intermediate taught by Bruchy Cheplowitz.

Wednesdays, January 23 - March 13 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm
$160 per Person (Additional $100 for Inclusion)

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Recreational Gymnastics (Grades K-4)

There is no better place to learn gymnastics! We use a safe and encouraging method while teaching gymnastics in the most positive and fun environment. Building self-confidence is most important while students continue to gain strength, flexibility, coordination and balance. Class time includes warm-up, working on all the gymnastics apparatuses and conditioning; all of which help build a healthy body

Wednesdays, December 5 - March 6
4:00-4:55pm Girls Beginner/Intermediate
5:00-5:45pm Girls Intermediate / Advanced (Co-ed)
5:00-5:45pm Boys Fitness Classes
12 Week Session: $252 per Person

For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Parent Child Gymnastics (Children Walking-3 years old & their caregivers)

This exciting class is filled with singing, jumping, climbing, swinging and tumbling. Class time includes circle time, individualized gymnastics attention, parachute play and bubble time. It is a perfect start to help build your toddlers physical, cognitive and social skills in a positive learning environment.

Wednesdays, December 5 - March 6
9:30 - 10:20 am
10:30 - 11:20 am
12 Week Session: $252 per Person

For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Preschool Gymnastics (Ages 3-5)

This non-stop gymnastics class will keep your kids flipping head over heels. The fundamentals for gymnastics (and all sports) are developed as children improve their skills on various gymnastics equipment. In a class filled with laughter, your child will develop self-confidence while experiencing the joys of gymnastics.

Wednesdays, December 5 - March 6
3:00 - 3:55 pm
12 Week Session: $252 per Person

For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Hip Hop Bop (VPK)

A fun introduction to Jazz and Hip Hop concepts, including tumbling and strengthening activities.

Wednesdays, August 22 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 3:00 - 3:45 pm 
$87.50 per person

Register for with Just Dance for Hip Hop Bop >> 


Combo II Ballet/Acro (Ages 5-7)

Level I and II. Students will explore and learn pre-ballet concepts, jazz technique, tap, acro and basic dance concepts through Creative Dance, movement exploration and gross motor activities. (Combo II has two types of dance specified) 

Wednesdays, August 22 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 3:45 - 4:30 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Combo II Ballet/Acro >> 


Ballet I (Ages 7 & Up)

Level I, II. Students will work on stretching, balance and ballet terminology while at the bar, dancing across the floor and while learning combinations.

Wednesdays, August 22 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 4:30 - 5:15 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Ballet>> 


Ballet II & III (Ages 9 and up)

Level I, II. Students will work on stretching, balance and ballet terminology while at the bar, dancing across the floor and while learning combinations. 

Wednesdays, August 22 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 5:15 - 6:15 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Ballet II & III >> 


Teen Ballet (Pre-Point/Point)

Students will work on stretching, balance and ballet terminology while at the barre, dancing across the floor and while learning combinations.

Wednesdays, August 22 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 6:15 - 7:15 pm 
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Teen Ballet >> 


Thursdays

Chess (Ages 3-5)

Children will be introduced to basic concepts of chess through interactive games and social play. Palm Beach Chess, LLC, uses their own proprietary curriculum and lesson plans, as seen in their Franklin Academy Chess Program, to engage the youngest chess players in a fun and rewarding environment.

Thursdays, January 24 - March 14 |3:00 - 3:45 pm
$160 per Person

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Chess (Grades K-2)

Children will be introduced to basic concepts of chess through interactive games and social play. Palm Beach Chess, LLC, uses their own proprietary curriculum and lesson plans, as seen in their Franklin Academy Chess Program, to engage chess players (ages 5-8) in a fun and rewarding environment.

Thurdays, January 24 - March 14 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm
$160 per Person (Additional $100 for Inclusion)

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Chess (Grades 3-5)

Children will be introduced to basic concepts of chess through interactive games and social play. Palm Beach Chess, LLC, uses their own proprietary curriculum and lesson plans, as seen in their Franklin Academy Chess Program, to engage chess players (ages 8-11) in a fun and rewarding environment.

Thurdays, January 24 - March 14 | 5:00 - 6:00 pm
$160 per Person (Additional $100 for Inclusion)

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Cheer (ages 3-5)

Ready … OK … Join us for an introduction to Cheer at the J with Miss Brooke! Children will learn cheers, chants, tumbles, jumps, stunts and half time dance routines. New students encouraged.

Thursdays, January 24 - March 14 | 3:00 – 3:45 pm
$160 per Person

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Multi Sports (ages 3-5)

Basketball, baseball, football and more! That is just a few of the sports that will be taught in our Multi Sports Class. Each week your little athlete will learn the basics for a different sport.

Thurdays, January 24 - March 14 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm
$160 per Person

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Cheer (Grades K-5)

Cheer at the J with Miss Brooke! Children will learn cheers, chants, tumbles, jumps, stunts and half time dance routines. Cheerleaders will practice during the week and will have opportunities to cheer at Sunday Perseverance basketball games. Cheer uniforms available for purchase. New students encouraged.

Thursdays, January 24 - March 14 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm
$160 per Person (Additional $100 for Inclusion)

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Creative Dance (Ages 2-3)

Children will dance with props, move to stories/picture books and practice gross motor skills as well as explore the play gym.

Thursdays, August 23 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 3:45 - 4:15 pm
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Creative Dance >> 


Parent Child Gymnastics (Children Walking-3 years old & their caregivers)

This exciting class is filled with singing, jumping, climbing, swinging and tumbling. Class time includes circle time, individualized gymnastics attention, parachute play and bubble time. It is a perfect start to help build your toddlers physical, cognitive and social skills in a positive learning environment.

Thursdays, December 6 - March 7
9:30 - 10:20 am
10:30 - 11:20 am 


For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Recreational Gymnastics (Grades K-4)

There is no better place to learn gymnastics! We use a safe and encouraging method while teaching gymnastics in the most positive and fun environment. Building self-confidence is most important while students continue to gain strength, flexibility, coordination and balance. Class time includes warm-up, working on all the gymnastics apparatuses and conditioning; all of which help build a healthy body

Thursdays, December 6 - March 7
3:45 - 4:40 pm Girls Beginner/Intermediate 
4:45 - 5:40 pm Girls Beginner/Intermediate (Ages 5-10)
12 Week Session: $252 per person

For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Tiny Toes (Ages 3-4)

Thursdays, August 23 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 3:00 - 3:45 pm
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Tiny Toes >> 


Creative Dance (Ages 2 & 3)

Children will dance with props, move to stories/picture books and practice gross motor skills as well as explore the play gym. 

Thursdays, August 23 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 10:00 - 10:30 am
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Creative Dance >> 


Combo I Ballet/Tap (Ages 3-4)

Level I and II. Students will explore and learn pre-ballet concepts, jazz technique, tap, acro and basic dance concepts through Creative Dance, movement exploration and gross motor activities. (Combo II has two types of dance specified) 

Thursdays, August 23 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 10:30 - 11:15 am
$87.50 per person

Register for with Just Dance for Combo I Ballet >> 


Hip Hop Bop (Ages 4-6)

A fun introduction to Jazz and Hip Hop concepts, including tumbling and strengthening activities.

Thursdays, August 23 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 4:15 - 5:00 pm
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Hip Hop Bop >> 


Tap I & II (Ages 6 and up)

Level I, II. Students will explore rhythms and tap concepts with and without music.

Thursdays, August 23 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 5:00 - 5:45 pm
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Tap I & II >> 

Preschool Gymnastics (Ages 3-5)

This non-stop gymnastics class will keep your kids flipping head over heels. The fundamentals for gymnastics (and all sports) are developed as children improve their skills on various gymnastics equipment. In a class filled with laughter, your child will develop self-confidence while experiencing the joys of gymnastics.

Thursdays, December 6 - March 7
2:45 - 3:40 pm
3:45 - 4:40 pm
12 Week Session: $252 per Person

For more information or to register contact Ms. Patti at 561-315-6338.


Combo I & II (Ages 3-5)

Level I and II. Students will explore and learn pre-ballet concepts, jazz technique, tap, acro and basic dance concepts through Creative Dance, movement exploration and gross motor activities. (Combo II has two types of dance specified)

Thursdays, Aug. 23 - May 11 (Recital Date) | 5:45 - 6:30 pm
$87.50 per Person

Register for with Just Dance for Combo I & II >> 


Fridays

Special Needs Tennis (Ages 7-22)

Coach Dave will introduce our Special Needs children to tennis in a fun and age appropriate environment through differentiated instruction and modified games. Classes are formatted to include warm-up, motor, racquet and playing skills. Intake Meeting Required.

Fridays, January 25 - March 15 | 2:15 - 3:00 pm
$220 per Person

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Pre-K Tennis (ages 4-5)

Coach David will introduce children to tennis in a fun and age appropriate environment through skill building and fun tennis games. Classes are formatted to include warm-up, motor, racquet and playing skills. Stroke production consists of forehands, backhands and volleys. Participants will use age-appropriate equipment. This class is intended for VPK students.

Fridays, January 25 - March 15 | 3:00 - 3:45 pm 
$160 per Person

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Tennis (Grades K-5)

Coach David will introduce children to tennis in a fun and age appropriate environment through skill building and fun tennis games. Classes are formatted to include warm-up, motor, racquet and playing skills. Stroke production consists of forehands, backhands and volleys.

Fridays, January 25 - March 15 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm
$160 per Person (Additional $100 for Inclusion)

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For further information:
Rachel Karpeles at 561-712-5226 or RachelBK@JCConline.com.



Book Festival

Book Festival

The 24th Mandel JCC Book Festival is here! It's going to be an amazing season starting with our kick-off event with author, Lou Cove at The Lake Pavilion on November 14th. This year's line-up also includes Mike Reiss, the longtime writer of The Simpsons, international best-selling author Alyson Richman, award-winning author B.A Shapiro and more!

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Summer Camp

Summer Camp

Campers enjoy favorites like late nights and sleepovers, theme days, field trips, and Shabbat celebrations. This year we have over two dozen specialty camps and incredible special events like Wacky Water Day, Lip Sync Contest, and more! We also take full advantage of our Jr. Olympic outdoor swimming pool, our indoor gymnasium, and our expansive turf athletic fields. Come see why summer 2019 is going to be our best summer yet!

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The Constance & David Blacher Children's Special Needs Program

The Constance & David Blacher Children's Special Needs Program

We believe that every child can succeed, every child can participate and every child can make friends! There are programs for all ages and ability levels including Sunday Fundays at the J, our Special Needs Adolescent Program, vacation camps, sports classes and more!

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Beyond the Bell

Beyond the Bell

Palm Beach County's premiere afterschool program has a limited number of spots left! With supervised homework, Judaic activities, swimming, sports, cooking, art, fitness, go-karts and more, your kids will be begging to stay after school!

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