Sports & Rec - South Hills

JCC South Hills Has It All!

The JCC in the South Hills offers great sports and recreation programs for all ages – from preschool classes to youth sports, teams and leagues, to adult pickup games and leagues.

Our full court gymnasium is well-maintained and open year-round. Our facilities also include a dance studio and access to sports fields.

From Little Ninjas, Mighty Kick Soccer and Seasonal Sports for young children, to adult basketball and Pickleball, the JCC has it all!

South Hills Gym schedule – Nov. 13-Dec. 31, 2018

South Hills Gym schedule – Jan.-May 2019

preschool and youth sports

Growing up Gritty: ages 3-6
Growing Up Gritty is a physical education program that works to develop positive mindset through movement. Spinning, crawling, jumping, balancing, rolling and climbing are first introduced as separate skills, then combined for practical purposes in the form of games and challenges. Critical thinking and emotional control are explored through discussion and activity. This is a class designed to extend learning into other areas beyond the physical.
Tuesdays and Thursdays
September 20-December 13
Age 3
3:45-4:15 pm
Age 4
3:15-3:45 pm
Ages 5-6
2:30-3:15 pm

Little Ninjas: ages 3-5
Ed Feldman, head youth instructor of the Pennsylvania Martial Arts Academy, offers an introduction to martial arts. Children learn self-defense, coordination and body awareness. Uniforms are not mandatory.
Mondays, 2:30-3 pm
October 8-December 10
$100

Floor Hockey: ages 3-5
Our JCC youth sports coach teaches children the basics of hockey and good sportsmanship.
Fridays, 2:30-3 pm
September 14-December 14
$110
No class November 23

Mighty Kicks Soccer: age 3-5
Mighty Kicks is a nationwide soccer franchise with an innovative curriculum that introduces the positive character strengths proven to have a direct impact on achievement and success in sports, school and life. Kids develop motor,
team and social skills while learning the game of soccer with Coach Sam Bellin.
Wednesdays, 2:30-3 pm
October 24-December 12
$80

 

SPORTS & REC

Ping Pong
Learn the basics with JCC member Eloy Nepo.
Wednesdays, 6-7:30 pm
Social Hall

Game Play

Second and fourth Sundays of the month
12:30-2:30 pm,
Social Hall
Free for members; $5/community
Pick-up Volleyball
Come play volleyball with your pals.
Sundays, 4-6 pm
Free for members; $5/community

Pick-up Basketball
Sundays, 8-10 am
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:15-9:15 pm
Side B of the Gym
Free for members; $5/community
No sessions September 11 and 18, November 22

Pickleball
Pickleball is a paddle sport with combined elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong, and played on a doubles badminton court. With a small court and doubles play, it’s the perfect sport for active seniors. Players from novice to advanced can play round robin games during the Saturday drop-in times, or groups of players can reserve a court to play on Tuesday afternoons.
Saturday Drop-in
First and third Saturday of each month
12:15-2:15 pm in the Gym
$2/member; $5/community
Tuesday Court Time
Must be reserved in advance at the Front Desk.

Contact Us

Steve Manns

Fitness Coordinator
412-278-1783


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