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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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Early Childhood

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Facilities

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Upcoming Events

Mar
10
Tue
JCC Book Fair @ Florence G. Heller JCC
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am

Share the Joy of Reading with a child and find great gifts at the JCC Book Fair. Each book you purchase helps provide books and materials to our Early Childhood classrooms.

The book fair opens at 9:00am and runs during Early Childhood class hours.

Mar
11
Wed
JCC Book Fair @ Florence G. Heller JCC
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am

Share the Joy of Reading with a child and find great gifts at the JCC Book Fair. Each book you purchase helps provide books and materials to our Early Childhood classrooms.

The book fair opens at 9:00am and runs during Early Childhood class hours.

Mar
20
Fri
Fridays @ the J @ Florence G. Heller JCC
Mar 20 @ 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!

Register Online 

 Please RSVP by March 19, 2015 at 5pm

Visit the Fridays @ the J page >>

Mar
29
Sun
Infant/Toddler Open Gym @ Florence G. Heller JCC
Mar 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Family play on Sundays for infants-16 months (with a caregiver) at Florence G. Heller JCC.

Includes soft places to explore, parachute, bubbles and music with Mr. David.

$10 Family Play. Just drop in!

Apr
6
Mon
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Movie & Bowling
Kids will get to see a latest movie “Home” at AMC theatre in Chicago in the morning then head over to the new Chicago Pinstripes for afternoon of bowling.
Kids will need to bring a LUNCH ONLY

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

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
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Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

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

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

Apr
7
Tue
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Monkey Island
One of the kids’ favorite locations to go is Monkey Island. It has tunnels, bounce houses, climbing structures, basketball court and a soccer field. The kids will come home tired after a day of running, bouncing and having a blast with their new JCC friends. Monkey Island is in Melrose Park- check out their website: http://www.playmonkeyisland.com/about.php
Kids will need to bring a LUNCH and MUST be wearing SOCKS!!

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

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

 

Visit JCC Vacation Days >>

Apr
8
Wed
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Schaumburg Water Works
We will be heading to Schaumburg Park District’s Water Works for a fun day of splashing around in their indoor water playground with gradual Beachlike Entry Pool. Water Works has a lot of activities for the kids to enjoy including water slides, rapid water channel as well as a diving pool. Kids will need to bring a LUNCH, SWIMSUIT AND TOWEL.

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

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

 

Visit JCC Vacation Days >>

Apr
9
Thu
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Enchanted Castle
Enjoy a day of fun at Chicago’s best arcade and amusement park. Ride bumper cars, play mini golf and jump around in the indoor gym. The Enchanted Castle of Lombard is one of three Chicago-land family entertainment centers comprising the Trails Entertainment Center Corporation. Attractions include laser tag, indoor go-karts, bumper cars, 250 games. Check out their website to see all the fun things we will be doing! Bring a lunch only.
http://www.enchanted.com/indexLombard.html


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

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

 

Visit JCC Vacation Days >>

Apr
16
Thu
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

Lincoln Park Zoo

Lions, Tigers, Bears OH MY!  Lincoln Park Zoo is a world of wildlife in the shadow of skyscrapers. Kids will be exploring the different exhibits from the Farm in the Zoo, Regenstein Center for African Apes, Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House and the Kovler Lion House along with many others.  Kids will need to bring a lunch ONLY.

 

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

 

 

 

 

Visit JCC Vacation Days >>

Apr
17
Fri
Fridays @ the J @ Florence G. Heller JCC
Apr 17 @ 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!

Register Online 

 Please RSVP by April 16, 2015 at 5pm

Visit the Fridays @ the J page >>

 

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