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Bernard Weinger JCC

We are your neighborhood JCC. Everyone’s welcome!

Check out our programs for more things to learn, more ways to stay fit, more connections to make and to get more out of life. Bring the whole family and join the fun.

Check out our programs!

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Early Childhood

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Apachi Village Day Camp

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Facilities

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Upcoming Events

November – December 2014

Nov
21
Fri
Fridays @ the J @ Florence G. Heller JCC
Nov 21 @ 5:45 pm – 7:30 pm

Take a deep breath! Fridays @ the J will help you unwind from your week with family fun. Enjoy songs, stories, candle lighting, grape juice and yummy challah (bread) as we celebrate Shabbat together. We’ll provide dinner and dessert while you enjoy special time with your family. Everyone is welcome … we love making new friends!

Shabbat Shalom!

Please register by November 20, 2014 at 5:00 pm

Register Online 

 

Visit the Fridays @ the J page >>

Nov
23
Sun
Hebrew Book Fair @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us for a Hebrew Book Fair featuring Israeli Authors (sessions in Hebrew and English)

  • Ram Oren (and Michael Stolowitzky – the “child” from Ram Oren’s best-selling book Gertruda’s Oath)
  • Nava Semel
  • Zeruya Shalev
  • Revital Horowitz

New and used books available for purchase (cash only).
Donate books (Hebrew Only) at any JCC Chicago location through November 17 or at the fair.

Special program for children in Hebrew and English: Puppets and Me with Nitsana Lazerus

Refreshments available for purchase

Admission

In Advance: $18 per family / $10 per person / $5 students (with valid ID)
Purchase Tickets

At the Door: $20 per family / $12 per person / $5 students (with valid ID)
Cash Only

 


Schedule

English Lectures
2:00 – 3:00 pm Michael Stolowitzcki (the “child” in Ram Oren’s Gertruda’s Oath)
3:00 – 4:00 pm Revital Horowitz
4:00 – 5:00 pm Nava Semel
5:00 – 6:00 pm Ram Oren

Hebrew Lectures
2:00 – 3:00 pm Nava Semel
3:00 – 4:00 pm Ram Oren
4:00 – 5:00 pm Michael Stolowitzcki
5:00 – 6:00 pm Revital Horowitz

Children’s Activities
2:00 – 3:00 pm Puppets and Me English
3:00 – 4:00 pm Puppets and Me Hebrew
4:00 – 6:00 pm Puppets and Me Craft Workshop

Sifriyat Pijama (PJ Library in Hebrew)
2:00 – 2:30pm Storytime
3:00 – 3:30 pm Storytime
4:00 – 4:30 pm Storytime

 

Tango @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Nov 23 @ 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Express your romantic side with the synchronized movements of this sensual ballroom dance. Grab your partner and enjoy the fluid and rhythmic beat of this popular dance. Tatyana Vaskanich, professional instructor from the American Tango Institute, will teach you the basics of this dance.

2:30 – Practice
3:30 – 1st Lesson
4:30 – 2nd Lesson
5:30 – Practice

This program is drop-in

$15 /1 Lesson; $20/2 Lessons + FREE practice; $10/Practice only

Nov
24
Mon
Vacation Day @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Spend the day enjoying a Pajama Party play games, make puppy chow, and decorate pillowcases and much more! We will also have an hour of open swim! Don’t forget your swimsuit, towel and lunch!

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

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Nov
25
Tue
Vacation Day @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Nov 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Strike It Up! Join us at Weinger JCC for a fun morning of bowling followed by a dip in the pool afterwards to cool off. Don’t forget your swimsuit, towel and a lunch.

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

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Nov
26
Wed
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

Get up close at the Peggy Notebart Nature Museum to more than 75 species of exotic butterflies and stunning bird species from the Southern hemisphere in a 2,700 square-foot greenhouse filled with pools of water, flowers, tropical trees and 1,000 butterflies, including those never-before-seen in our region. See the nature inside your house and the ecology within your walls. Kids will need a lunch only. No swimming today.


Bring a lunch.

(No AFTERCARE today)

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

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Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

Have a blast at Hollywood Park in Crestwood, IL. Enjoy bumper cars to bump cars out of their way, use their catlike skills to climb up the rock wall, dodge the beams through the Lazer Maze and show skills in the video game arcade. Check out all that Hollywood Park has to offer: http://www.hollywoodfunpark.com/attraction
Bring a lunch.

(No AFTERCARE today)

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Bernard Horwich JCC | 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chicago
Email: wsinger@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.516.5883
Register Online

 

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Nov
30
Sun
Tango @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Nov 30 @ 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Express your romantic side with the synchronized movements of this sensual ballroom dance. Grab your partner and enjoy the fluid and rhythmic beat of this popular dance. Tatyana Vaskanich, professional instructor from the American Tango Institute, will teach you the basics of this dance.

2:30 – Practice
3:30 – 1st Lesson
4:30 – 2nd Lesson
5:30 – Practice

This program is drop-in

$15 /1 Lesson; $20/2 Lessons + FREE practice; $10/Practice only

Dec
2
Tue
Let’s Talk Kindergarten @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Please join Cindy Hoefler, Certified Kindergarten Teacher, Lisa Shutan, Teacher Assistant and Rachel Schwartz, Social Services Manager for an interactive experience in our Kindergarten classroom!

This evening will be a hands-on opportunity to learn about all of the great benefits of Bernard Weinger JCC Kindergarten.

JCC Early Childhood Kindergarten provides

  • State Certified Teachers
  • Academic Skills
  • Social/Emotional Growth
  • Jewish Values
  • Daily Physical Education
  • Bi-Weekly Swimming
  • Enrichment – Art Appreciation, Drama, Movement and Music, Science
  • Partnering with Local School Districts
  • Illinois State Core Standards
  • NAEYC Accredited
  • DCFS Licensed

Join us & bring a friend!

Tuesday, December 2 | 5:00-6:00pm
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Dr., Northbrook

Please RSVP to

Rachel Weber | 224.406.9222 | rweber@gojcc.org or
Jamee Smith | 224.406.9221 | jsmith@gojcc.org

Camp Chi Info Night @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm

For nearly a century, generation to generation, Camp Chi has been enlivening campers with a summer experience beyond compare. Everything from our 600 pristine acres, our extensive activities and specialties, staff that support and inspire, and the beauty of Shabbat, exemplifies what makes Camp Chi so special.

Join us at our info night. Talk with a Director and learn all about JCC Camp Chi!

Visit campchi.com

 

Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Dr.
Northbrook, IL  |  Map it!
224.406.9200

Business Manager:
Hannah Doherty

Hours
Sun: 7:00am-7:00pm
Mon–Thurs: 6:30am–8:30pm
Fri: 6:30am–6:00pm
Sat: 7:00am–7:00pm

Schedules
Gym Schedule
Pool Schedule
Adult Fitness