Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester | Kids Out and About Rochester

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Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester

A state-of-the-art fitness and recreation center, the JCC offers an array of programs for all ages including arts and cultural programs, sports and fitness programs, early childhood daycare and education, after school care, and summer camps.

Early Childhood

Child Care 

The JCC offers top-notch child care at Wolk Children's Center, a separate facility directly connected to the JCC.

PlayGym

An entire room just for children ages 2-10, with a huge climbing structure, comfy couch, craft corner, giant play mats

Swim Classes

Spots fill up quickly, so sign your little ones — ages 10 months and older — up for our fun and instructional Red Cross swim classes today!

Fitness/Active Programs

For fun or for fitness, these age-appropriate gym classes give toddlers, preschoolers, and Kindergartners plenty of active time.

Sitter Service

Free babysitting service for our member families while you are on site using our facilities.

Parties & Special Occasions

Whether you're planning a birthday party or a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, we have the facilities and packages to make your day special, personal, and easy.

Theatre Young Kids Enjoy (TYKEs)

Rochester's favorite children's theatre program performs right here at the JCC.

 

Grade School

Swim Classes

Kids ages 4-7+ will enjoy learning everything from floating to diving in our heated indoor pool

Before & After School Care

Our "Gesher" program provides an amazing range of activities every day that engage, challenge, and excite kids

Vacation Programs

Kids love to spend the day at the JCC and on exciting field trips when there is a break from school

Summer Camps

Whether you're interested in day camp, overnight camp, theatre, or soccer, summer is sure to be a thrill!

Birthday Parties

From snakes to skating, we have a wide variety of themes and activities for your special day!

PlayGym

An entire room just for children ages 2-10, with a huge climbing structure, comfy couch, craft corner, giant play mats

In Zone

Interactive, state-of-the-art fitness equipment designed just for kids ages 6-11!

Youth Sports & Leagues

Do you enjoy martial arts or basketball? How about table tennis? These favorites and plenty more await you in the gym, so don't delay — drop by today!

Youth Fitness

In Zone Youth Fitness programs like Xbox tournaments and Four Square are a fun, exciting way to keep moving!

For Homeschoolers

Children and parents get involved in activities that can be a wonderful complement to homeschool education.

 

Teens

Open Gym

See when the gym is available for drop-in use and pick-up games.

Sports & Leagues 

Do you enjoy martial arts or basketball? How about table tennis? These favorites and plenty more await you in the gym, so don't delay — drop by today!

THE PiT

An afterschool destination designed exclusively for teens to socialize, have fun, and refuel.

For Homeschoolers

Children and parents get involved in activities that can be a wonderful complement to homeschool education.

 

Families

Parenting Programs

Discuss issues relevant to you and your family.

Family Camp at CSL

Take the entire family to Seneca Lake for an all-inclusive three day, two night vacation with activities for baby, grandma and grandpa, and everyone in between!

Interfaith Programs

The JCC is a great resource for a variety of Interfaith programs including Interfaith Connection, Mothers Circle and Grandparents Circle.

Theatre Young Kids Enjoy (TYKEs)

Rochester's #1 children's theatre program performs right here at the JCC's Hart Theatre.

Parties & Special Occassions

From snakes to skating, we have a wide variety of themes and activities for your special day!

Markus Park

Enjoy the heated swimming pool, locker room, playground, tennis & basketball -- free for members and just 10 minutes from the JCC

 

Adults

The JCC of Greater Rochester is a home for people of all backgrounds to grow and learn, and to care about and deepen their connections to one another. We offer a wide array of cultural, social, educational and recreational programs for adults of all ages and interests. Whether you're looking to get in shape, hone a skill, join a community or learn something new, you are guaranteed to find something to suit your needs and enrich your life.

Events & Classes

There's always something going on here! Attend ageneral interest or parenting program, social interest group meeting, or more.

Arts & Culture

Be entertained at our professional theatre, expand your skills in our art programs, and more!

TechAge Learning Center

Computer classes for adults, taught by adults. Learn to use a computer in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

Interfaith Programs

The JCC is a great resource for a variety of Interfaith programs including Interfaith Connection, Mothers Circle and Grandparents Circle.

Yachad: Access to the Community

Yachad cares for the social, physical, emotional and spiritual wellness of Jewish persons. Volunteers welcome.

Fitness & Exercise

Choose from a variety of group fitnessyoga/pilates,pilates group reformer, and group cycling.

Looking for some help?  Try personal training.

Pool Programs

Join us in a pool workout for less impact or your joints, or just for a change!

Sports

Participate in recreational sports such as basketball, pickleball, racquetball, tennis, and more.  Or drop in during open open gym hours.

Health & Wellness

Rejuvinate with specialized fitness programs, massage, nutrition, and more.

The Resource Place

Staffed by clinical social workers, The Resource Place offers a blend of services and programs designed to help people of all ages navigate life's challenges and opportunities. Many of the adult programs above are presented by The Resource Place at the JCC.