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Florence G. Heller 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.

Program Guide

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Upcoming Events

Apr
18
Fri
Vacation Day
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

No school? No problem! Your kids will welcome the fun and festivities with a day “off” at JCC. Fast-paced and stimulating, our JCC Vacation Days sparks creativity with engaging programming that tires them out… sports, swimming and all kinds of great games. Our experienced staff have a wide variety of child-approved activities up their sleeves, as well as ideas for popular places to go! Our field trips are enjoyable outings that provide valuable experiences to your child. Back at the “J,” make way for entertainers! From music to juggling, these top notch specialists get your kids dancing, singing and giggling! Everyone wins with JCC Vacation Days! For Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

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

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: mkalfen@gojcc.org | Phone: 224.406.9205

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

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

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

Information and Registration
Apr
20
Sun
Open Gym
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family play on Sundays for children 18 months-5years with parent/caregiver at Florence G. Heller JCC.

Break out of our normal routine and spend quality time with your child exploring our play space specially designed for little hands, feet and bodies.

  • Soft places to climb and explore
  • Developmentally appropriate gross motor equipment
  • Slides, tricycles, climbing structures and more!

As about our discounted Open Gym Pass for families enrolled in Sunday Programming Class.

$10 Family Play. Just drop in!

Information flyer
Apr
25
Fri
Fridays at JCC
Apr 25 @ 5:45 pm – 7:30 pm

Bring the whole family and enjoy special time together in a community atmosphere that fosters the celebration of Shabbat. Begin the evening with singing and dancing led by a music specialist, we’ll have dinner together, then you and your family can play in the gym, make crafts, and more!

Location:
Chicago: Florence G. Heller JCC

Details and Registration
Apr
27
Sun
Open Gym
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family play on Sundays for children 18 months-5years with parent/caregiver at Florence G. Heller JCC.

Break out of our normal routine and spend quality time with your child exploring our play space specially designed for little hands, feet and bodies.

  • Soft places to climb and explore
  • Developmentally appropriate gross motor equipment
  • Slides, tricycles, climbing structures and more!

As about our discounted Open Gym Pass for families enrolled in Sunday Programming Class.

$10 Family Play. Just drop in!

Information flyer
May
4
Sun
Open Gym
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family play on Sundays for children 18 months-5years with parent/caregiver at Florence G. Heller JCC.

Break out of our normal routine and spend quality time with your child exploring our play space specially designed for little hands, feet and bodies.

  • Soft places to climb and explore
  • Developmentally appropriate gross motor equipment
  • Slides, tricycles, climbing structures and more!

As about our discounted Open Gym Pass for families enrolled in Sunday Programming Class.

$10 Family Play. Just drop in!

Information flyer
May
11
Sun
Open Gym
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family play on Sundays for children 18 months-5years with parent/caregiver at Florence G. Heller JCC.

Break out of our normal routine and spend quality time with your child exploring our play space specially designed for little hands, feet and bodies.

  • Soft places to climb and explore
  • Developmentally appropriate gross motor equipment
  • Slides, tricycles, climbing structures and more!

As about our discounted Open Gym Pass for families enrolled in Sunday Programming Class.

$10 Family Play. Just drop in!

Information flyer
May
16
Fri
Fridays at JCC
May 16 @ 5:45 pm – 7:30 pm

Bring the whole family and enjoy special time together in a community atmosphere that fosters the celebration of Shabbat. Begin the evening with singing and dancing led by a music specialist, we’ll have dinner together, then you and your family can play in the gym, make crafts, and more!

Location:
Chicago: Florence G. Heller JCC

Details and Registration
May
18
Sun
Open Gym
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family play on Sundays for children 18 months-5years with parent/caregiver at Florence G. Heller JCC.

Break out of our normal routine and spend quality time with your child exploring our play space specially designed for little hands, feet and bodies.

  • Soft places to climb and explore
  • Developmentally appropriate gross motor equipment
  • Slides, tricycles, climbing structures and more!

As about our discounted Open Gym Pass for families enrolled in Sunday Programming Class.

$10 Family Play. Just drop in!

Information flyer
May
25
Sun
Open Gym
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family play on Sundays for children 18 months-5years with parent/caregiver at Florence G. Heller JCC.

Break out of our normal routine and spend quality time with your child exploring our play space specially designed for little hands, feet and bodies.

  • Soft places to climb and explore
  • Developmentally appropriate gross motor equipment
  • Slides, tricycles, climbing structures and more!

As about our discounted Open Gym Pass for families enrolled in Sunday Programming Class.

$10 Family Play. Just drop in!

Information flyer
Jun
1
Sun
Open Gym
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family play on Sundays for children 18 months-5years with parent/caregiver at Florence G. Heller JCC.

Break out of our normal routine and spend quality time with your child exploring our play space specially designed for little hands, feet and bodies.

  • Soft places to climb and explore
  • Developmentally appropriate gross motor equipment
  • Slides, tricycles, climbing structures and more!

As about our discounted Open Gym Pass for families enrolled in Sunday Programming Class.

$10 Family Play. Just drop in!

Information flyer

 

Florence G. Heller JCC
524 W. Melrose St.
Chicago, IL  |  Map it
773.871.6780

Business Manager:
Zivya Feifel

Hours
Mon–Fri: 7:30am–6:00pm

Schedules
Current Program Guide