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Raising the Kid You Love with the Ex You Hate Author to Join Bookfair Panel Discussion on Co-Parenting after Divorce

Posted By: admin on Oct 15, 2013 in Centerscene
Edward Farber

For more than 30 years, clinical child psychologist Dr. Edward Farber has been working with families going through separation and divorce, witnessing the hurt from what he calls the “domestic war zones” children live under even after their parents have separated. Farber said, “I shift the focus away from hatred and hostility for the ex, …

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Make your JCC donation worth more!

Posted By: admin on Sep 11, 2013 in Centerscene

Mark your calendar for September 17! The Columbus Foundation’s community-wide giving event, The Big Give, is back. It’s a great way to make your JCC contribution work even harder! We hope you will take this opportunity to make a gift to help us complete the campaign that is paying for our New Albany building and …

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JCC to Host Series of Anti-Bullying Workshops Beginning this August

Posted By: admin on Jul 25, 2013 in Centerscene

The Jewish Community Center will host a new anti-bullying program being brought to Columbus by community advocate Susan Steinman and JCC Program Director Melanie Butter. The yearlong, three-part program will begin on Tuesday, August 13, with a presentation by Denise Koebcke, M.Ed., at the JCC at 7:00 p.m. Koebcke, a teacher for over 20 years …

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JCC’s New Outdoor Kosher Cart, B’tayavon!, Fills Bellies and Gap in Dining Options

Posted By: admin on Jul 25, 2013 in Centerscene

For busy families and lunch patrons on the go, there’s one more reason to love summer at the Jewish Community Center. Now through October 6, the JCC is proud to announce its newest kosher enterprise, B’tayavon!—the JCC Kosher Food Cart. Thanks to ECDI (Economic and Community Development Institute) and the Columbus Jewish Foundation who gave …

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As Bowling Tournament Approaches, a Nostalgic Look Back to Good ‘Ole Days of JCC Bowling Lanes

Posted By: admin on Jun 26, 2013 in Centerscene

The JCC’s upcoming July 4 Reunion Weekend will evoke memories of the JCC’s early days by bringing friends together, strengthening existing bonds, and helping to create new ones as part of its 100-year anniversary celebration. Looking back 50 years, the weekend promises to reunite former teen club and BBYO members and advisors, former campers and …

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JCC’s Expanded Fitness Center Opens with More to Come

Posted By: admin on Jun 26, 2013 in Centerscene

Just days before the official start of summer, the JCC’s 16,000-plus square foot expansion opened, completing the bulk of a six-month long renovation project, with more improvements and finishing touches to come over the next few weeks. In keeping with Maimonides, who said, “The health of the soul can only be achieved after the health …

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RSVP Today for all these Upcoming JCC 100 Reunion Weekend Events

Posted By: admin on Jun 26, 2013 in Centerscene

Don’t miss a moment of the Fourth of July JCC Reunion Weekend: – Decorate, walk, or ride on our JCC 100 “Birthday Cake” Float in Bexley’s Fourth of July parade. – Join current and former BBYO and teen club members to reconnect and honor the advisors who made BBYO so special. – Bring back your …

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Come Celebrate 100 Years of the J at the July 4th Reunion Weekend

Posted By: admin on Jun 11, 2013 in Centerscene

A weekend of reminiscing, reconnecting, and reuniting with friends old and new is fast-approaching. The J is opening its doors to the community for a spectacular July 4thweekend celebration. The excitement begins on Thursday, July 4, as we kick off the fun-filled weekend with the Bexley 4th of July Parade. Everyone is invited to walk alongside the JCC 100 …

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Own a Piece of History by Renowned Artist Paul Palnik, Creator of the JCC 100 Limited Edition Posters!

Posted By: admin on May 30, 2013 in Centerscene

Many of you know renowned local artist, Paul Palnik, for his unique, spiritually-themed, cartoon-style works of art that are featured in The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum at the Wexner Center. His witty and detailed pen-and-ink drawings are world-famous, yet he calls Bexley home and is a long-time JCC member. But …

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Gallery Players 65th Season Line-Up

Posted By: admin on May 30, 2013 in Centerscene

The Columbus JCC is proud to announce the 2013-2014 season of Gallery Players. One of the oldest community theaters in the Midwest, Gallery Players continues a 65-year tradition of delivering strong performances covering the gamut of the Jewish experience. From solemnity and sentiment to a bawdy romp navigating the heights of Jewish humor, Gallery Players …

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