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J Days

Always a Place to Go

Kids have fun at the JCC when school is not in session. J Days in Squirrel Hill and South Hills are programmed with field trips and in-house, and most days include swimming, creating and run-around time for children from PreK through grade 6.

The JCC also offers programming and care when schools are closed for snow or inclement weather. Call the JCC in Squirrel Hill at 412-521-8010 or South Hills at 412-278-1782, as early as 7 am to confirm. Snow JDays begin at 10 am.

Before and after care is available to extend the day.

For questions: Abbey Plumb, Clubhouse Director,
[email protected]
, 412-339-5409


J Days

9 am-4 pm

J Days are programmed with field trips or exciting activities at the JCC when school is not in session.  Activities include swimming, gym time, arts and crafts, STEM, cooking and more!  We partner with local organizations such as Little Medical School, Weird Eric Magic and Balloon Shop and Outside the Box Science to offer engaging programming for children in pre-K-grade 6.

In house Jdays- $65 per day per child

Field Trip Jdays- $75 per day per child

Before Care: 8-9 am—no cost
After Care: 4-6 pm; $15/child, FREE for Clubhouse members
Proof of vaccination required ages 5+

Dates 2022-2023

Tuesday, November 8
Friday, November 11
WINTER BREAK: December 26 – 30
Monday, January 16
Monday, January 30
Tuesday, January 31
Monday, February 20
SPRING BREAK: April 3, 4, 5, 7
Monday, April 10
Friday April 21
Tuesday, May 16

Before and After Care

8-9 am- no charge

4-6 pm- $15 (no charge for Clubhouse members)

Snow J Days

When schools are closed because of the weather, we are open! Gym time, swim time, and more available at a moment’s notice.

10 am-4pm, $40 per day per child

Aftercare 4-6 pm, $15 (no charge for clubhouse members)

For questions and to register contact Emma Litwak, 412-278-1782

J Days

South Hills JDays Calendar

For Children in Pre K-grade 6.

Jdays are programmed with field trips and in-house activities when school is not in session. Most days include swimming, gym time, arts and crafts, and other fun activities. J Days are offered when Mt. Lebanon and/or the Upper St. Clair schools are not in session.

In house Jdays- $65 per day per child
Field Trip Jdays- $75 per day per child

Fall/Winter JDay Dates:

October 31

November 7

November 8

December 23

December 26

December 27

December 28

December 29

December 30

January 16

January 23

February 17

February 20

When school is canceled for inclement weather:

No school, no problem! We will conduct a J Day program. Please call Emma Litwak, 412-278-1782, for more information. We follow the Mt. Lebanon and Upper St. Clair school closings.

10 am-3 pm
After Care (3-6 pm): $12/day

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