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Mayer Kaplan 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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Day Camp

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Sports

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Facilities

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Upcoming Events

Apr
1
Wed
Zumba @ Mayer Kaplan JCC
Apr 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

JCC 20s & 30s. Join us for a energetic and fun Zumba workout at the Mayer Kaplan JCC! Zumba is a dance fitness program created by Colombian dancer and choreographer Alberto “Beto” Perez in the 1990s.

What is Zumba?
ZUMBA® involves dance and aerobic elements. Zumba’s choreography incorporates hip-hop, soca, salsa, merengue, and mambo. Squats and lunges are also included. Approximately 14 million people take weekly Zumba Classes in over 140,000 locations across more than 185 countries.

Register Online

Read more about Zumba and Art at: http://art58.zumba.com/

Facebook event is here

 

Apr
2
Thu
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Party Time Palace
Enjoy a jam packed day at Party Time Palace with your JCC friends. Party Time Palace is an indoor family entertainment center featuring laser tag, inflatables, mechanical bull riding, interactive games, miniature golf and train rides.
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

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

 

 

 

 

 

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

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Fitness & Fun Day!
Kids will enjoy an action packed day at Bernard Horwich JCC filled with sports, fun and an hour of swimming! There will be martial arts, yoga, relay races and a soccer game! Your kids will get their workouts in! Kids are encouraged to show off their team spirit by wearing their favorite sport team t-shirt. Kids will need a lunch along with a bathing suit and towel.

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

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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
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
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 >>

Israeli Folk Dancing @ Mayer Kaplan JCC
Apr 7 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Rokdim Chicago is Chicago’s newest Israeli Folk Dancing Group. We welcome all, from first time dancers to experienced veterans. Join us for teaching and open dance. Each night will have circle dances, partner dances, and line dances. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes and spend an evening getting exercise, having fun dancing, and making new friends!

For more information on Israeli Folk Dancing, contact Bruria at 773.454.7709 or Yoram at 847.732.7899 or rokdimchicago@gmail.com.

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 >>

Zumba @ Mayer Kaplan JCC
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

JCC 20s & 30s. Join us for a energetic and fun Zumba workout at the Mayer Kaplan JCC! Zumba is a dance fitness program created by Colombian dancer and choreographer Alberto “Beto” Perez in the 1990s.

What is Zumba?
ZUMBA® involves dance and aerobic elements. Zumba’s choreography incorporates hip-hop, soca, salsa, merengue, and mambo. Squats and lunges are also included. Approximately 14 million people take weekly Zumba Classes in over 140,000 locations across more than 185 countries.

Register Online

Read more about Zumba and Art at: http://art58.zumba.com/

Facebook event is here

 

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
14
Tue
Israeli Folk Dancing @ Mayer Kaplan JCC
Apr 14 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Rokdim Chicago is Chicago’s newest Israeli Folk Dancing Group. We welcome all, from first time dancers to experienced veterans. Join us for teaching and open dance. Each night will have circle dances, partner dances, and line dances. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes and spend an evening getting exercise, having fun dancing, and making new friends!

For more information on Israeli Folk Dancing, contact Bruria at 773.454.7709 or Yoram at 847.732.7899 or rokdimchicago@gmail.com.

 

Mayer Kaplan JCC
5050 Church St.
Skokie, IL  |  Map it!
847.763.3500

Business Manager:
Zivya Feifel

Hours
Mon–Fri: 7:30am–6:00pm