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

Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester

The JCC is a vibrant community center with state-of-the-art fitness, theatre, aquatics, and an array of programs and services for all ages. The JCC is the place for total wellness and provides sports and fitness programs, wellness services, early childhood education, before & after school care, summer camps, celebrations of Jewish holidays and traditions, and activities. The JCC is open and welcoming to all in the community.

The JCC is the place for all ages & backgrounds. Featuring a two floor fitness center, two full sized pools, gymnasium, children's play gym, splash pool, a kosher cafe, CenterStage Theatre, TYKEs Theatre and more.

The Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester is ALL NEW. The facility has recently undergone renovations and a 26,000 sq ft expansion including two floors of fitness, a second pool and an outdoor splash pool. The JCC has a cafe with expanded hours and offerings as well as first rate programming and fitness. The JCC of today embodies a proud and exciting history of over 100 years. Few people in the Jewish community are without some connection to the JCC. It is a place where Jews and non-Jews of all ages and backgrounds, affiliations and practices, come together, and learn, play, and grow.

Early Childhood

Early Childhood: The JCC offers top-notch early childhood education at Wolk Children's Center, a separate facility directly connected to the JCC.

Sitter Service: Free babysitting service for our member families while you are on site using our facilities. For six weeks to four years of age.

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!

Parties & Special Events: 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.

Youth & Teen

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

J-Cation Camps: 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!

Youth Programs: The JCC is a gathering place for youth and teens, offering programs to suit many interests and needs.

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!

THE PiT: An afterschool destination designed exclusively for teens to socialize, have fun, and refuel for ages of 11 and 16

Youth/Teen 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!

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

Families

Parenting Programs: Discuss issues relevant to you and your family.

Family Events & Programs: Spend time together as a family at the JCC.

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.

Sitter Service: The JCC provides FREE babysitting service to our member families while they are on site using our facilities. For ages 6 weeks - 4 years.

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

In Zone Youth Fitness Center: Interactive, state-of-the-art fitness equipment designed just for kids ages 6-11!

Parties & Special Occassions: From snakes to skating, we have a wide variety of themes and activities for your special day!

 

Adults

The Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center 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 a general interest or parenting program, social interest group meeting, or more.

Arts & Culture: Be entertained at our professional theatre or expand your skills in our art programs.

TechAge Learning Center: Computer classes for adults, taught by adults. Learn to use a computer in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

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

Fitness & Exercise: Choose from a variety of featured programsgroup fitnessyoga/pilatespilates group reformer, and group cycling. Looking for some help?  Try personal training.

Pool Programs: Join us for a low impact workout in the pool.

Sports: Participate in adult recreational sports such as basketball, pickleball, racquetball, and more.

Health & Wellness: Rejuvenate 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.

Open hours: 
Sunday: 8:00 am-8:00 pm
Monday: 5:00 am-9:30 pm
Tuesday: 5:00 am-9:30 pm
Wednesday: 5:00 am-9:30 pm
Thursday: 5:00 am-9:30 pm
Friday: 5:00 am-5:30 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am-8:00 pm
Early childhood education, before and after school care, Red Cross swim lessons, recreation leagues, group exercise classes, personal training, youth fitness and more!