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Movies We Have To Talk About: Dear White People

Center of Life, 161 Hazelwood Avenue • Pittsburgh, PA 15207

April 11, 2019 to April 27, 2019

6:30 pm
Join with your Pittsburgh neighbors at the JCC for a Movie, Conversation & Snacks

Dear White People
Described by Vanity Fair as a sharp and very funny Netflix comedy that should be on everyone’s watch list, Dear White People follows several Black students at an Ivy League college as they navigate campus life and racial politics.

Thursday, April 11 • 6:30 PM

Center of Life, 161 Hazelwood Avenue • Pittsburgh, PA 15207
Enter on Sylvan Avenue; street parking is available

FREE and Open to All

  • Childcare will be available downstairs at the Center of Life.
  • Artwork by Jasmine Green and Ron Butler will be on display.
  • Transportation will be provided from the JCC.

To RSVP and for transportation details: visit tinyurl.com/April112019

Movies We Have To Talk About is an initiative of the Center for Loving Kindness and Civic Engagement at the JCC of Greater Pittsburgh and community partners. Look for upcoming movies in the months to come.


Big Table Pittsburgh

April 17, 2019, 9:30 AM

Pittsburgh is a region that can and does thrive when we choose to care for each other.  When we give our time to converse and connect, we draw each other closer and create the power to lead our community to an even better future. Given the pace of our world, we tend to gather, mostly, for reasons that are more personal or organizational. The Big Table Pittsburgh is an opportunity to have a discussion that one may not have otherwise. The Big Table Pittsburgh conversations can connect across community.

Reserve you place at the table by clicking here.  Please select the JCC as your location.

Freedom Seder

Saturday, April 27 • 5:30-6:45 PM
For neighbors of all backgrounds to enjoy the rituals of the Passover seder with an eye towards issues of our community. Snacks will include Passover ritual foods. Conversations will be dynamic and relevant to the social challenges we face today.

RSVP to tinyurl.com/JCCseder by Thursday, April 24 • 5 PM

Voices and Values

Saturday, April 27 • 7:30 PM

Join with neighbors as we sing our way through the desert at the end of Passover.  Our songs will reflect our shared efforts to build the beloved community.
(The Freedom Seder and Voices and Values serve as a wonderful way to end Passover all in the same night, one following the other.)

RSVP to tinyurl.com/voicesvalues by Thursday, April 24 • 5 PM

A Community Conversation on Teen Mental Health

Click HERE for more information about this program

Coming Events
Mar 23 – Dec 31
During the suspension of regular services at the JCC of Greater Pittsburgh, AgeWell at the JCC is pleased to offer Lunch Meals to Go for participants who are already registered in our Senior Center program.* The meals are freshly made and are kosher. Meal pickups will be drive-through only: 11 am and 1 pm Mondays and Wednesdays...
Mar 24 – Dec 31
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Jul 5 – Dec 31
Special “9-for-6” offer for new and returning clients Up your fitness with an expert personal trainer, who will motivate and innovate to help you reach your goals. You can choose to work with a trainer: In person in dedicated, safe and clean spaces at the JCCs in Squirrel Hill and South Hills Online from your home...
Jul 7 – Dec 31
12:15-12:45 pm
Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Ron Symons – Tuesdays, 12:15-12:45 pm Join with Rabbi Ron Symons in discussion around the most important issues of our day.  More than a current events class, these gatherings afford us the opportunity to ground our perspectives in values that humans have been holding dear for thousands of years and...