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Chanukah at the JCC!

JCC Squirrel Hill & JCC South Hills

December 2, 2018 to December 9, 2018

Learn more: All about the Chanukah Menorah – an Infographic

Light the Menorah with us!

Monday-Friday, December 3-7
  • J Cafe, 5738 Forbes Ave., Squirrel Hill, 11:30 am
  • Clubhouse, 5738 Darlington Road, Squirrel Hill, 4:30 pm

Special Events in Squirrel Hill

Sunday, December 2, 3:30-5 pm
Free Family Holiday Camp: Latke Make & Take

JCC Robinson Building, 5738 Darlington Road, Squirrel Hill, Lower Level

Open to all families – Please register HERE

Celebrate the first night of Chanukah with Family Holiday Camp! Prepare latke
ingredients (to take with you), make chanukah crafts, see a performance of
Hillelujah A Capella Group and light candles.

A program of JCCPGH Camp 365, PJ Library, PJ Our Way and the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

Sunday, December 2, 7-8:30 pm
LIGHT! An Interfaith Celebration Through Song

Katz Performing Arts Center, 5738 Darlington Road, Squirrel Hill

Free and Open to All – RSVP 

Sing with us and shine light in the darkness as we bring our diverse faith traditions together. We will light candles for the first night of Chanukah

Music led by

  • Rodef Shalom Congregational Choir
  • Hillelujah—a capella group at Hillel JUC
  • Rodman Street Baptist Church Choir…and more!
  • Special video byTzohar Seminary for Chassidus and the Arts

Questions: [email protected]


Special Events at the JCC in South Hills

Saturday, December 8, 5:45-9 pm
South Hills 7th Night Chanukah Celebration

JCC South Hills, 345 Kane Blvd., 15243

Free and open to the entire communityRSVP here

  • Menorah Lighting
  • Pasta bar, salad, latkes & donuts
  • Swimming with special “Dive-In” movie!
  • PJ Library “Quiet Corner” featuring sensory activities, Chanukah crafts * story time
  • Gaga Pit
  • Dreidel Tournament
  • Balloon Artist
  • Karaoke & DJ
  • Obstacle Course

Presented by South Hills Jewish Pittsburgh in partnership with Beth El Congregation, The Carneg Shul, PJ Library, Temple Emanuel, JCC of Greater Pittsburgh and Emma Kaufmann Camp, Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

Coming Events
Mar 18 – Apr 30
We are excited to use our digital platforms to come to you as we bring you many JCC programs VIRTUALLY! You’ll be getting group ex classes, demos from our personal trainers, lots of information from our health and wellness experts, live events and activities designed to connect and engage all ages, and information and insight from...
Mar 23 – Apr 30
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, between 11 am and 2 pm Mondays and Wednesdays at...
Mar 24 – Apr 30
Please Help Sustain Our Important Work In the past week, the JCC Began the first of 9 blood drives at our facilities Gave out 710 Meals to Go to seniors Facilitated 650 wellness check-in phone calls to isolated seniors Provided a robust schedule of virtual programming online For us to continue supporting your community and providing necessary resources, and to ensure the...
Mar 25 – Apr 10
The JCC with Vitalant (formerly Central Blood Bank) is hosting drives for desperately needed blood donations in our Squirrel Hill and South Hills facilities in controlled and safe environments following CDC and Allegheny County guidelines. JCC Squirrel Hill 10 am-4 pm Wednesdays: March 25, April 1, April 8 Fridays: March 27, April 3, April 10...