Monthly Archives: April 2012

Camp Ora is Just Around the Corner

JCC Summer Camps

“This will be the best summer yet,” Camp Ora Director Shara Reiss exclaims! Camp Ora, JCC’s summer camp for children 3 years, 9 months through kids entering kindergarten, will begin June 18th. There is a lot to look forward to this summer at Ora and you do not want your children to miss out. From …

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Zumba Jammer Party Class at the JCC

Join us on Sunday, April 15 5 – 6:30 pm for an awesome Zumba Party class in the main Gymnasium with Debbie Kielmar!  Cost is $15 per person and the class is open to the public, so members, bring a friend – or 2!! To reserve your spot or for more information, please see:  www.zumbawithzjdeb.com …

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“Your Jewish Body, Mind and Soul Series” to Feature Rabbi Michael Ungar

Jewish Body Mind Soul

Join Rabbi Michael Ungar on May 9 and 16 for the second and third sessions of “Your Jewish Body, Mind and Soul” held in conjunction with the JCC. Focusing on Jewish teachings about the body, mind and soul connection, this series explores what Judaism says about taking care of oneself, healing, appreciating the body and …

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Hoover Staff is Counting Down the Days

Hoover Pool

Camp Hoover may be located far from the main JCC campus in Bexley, but Co-directors Mark Moscardino and Stephanie Markowitz are anything but far from being ready for camp. For many months Mark and Stephanie have been preparing for campers to return to Hoover for their best summer yet. Along with new and returning counselors, …

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Nominations Now Being Accepted for Jewish Scholar Athlete Awards

Scholar-Athlete group

Applications for the Don Erkis/Lou Berliner High School Jewish Scholar/Athlete Award are now being accepted for the 2012 scholarship. The High School Jewish Scholar Athlete Program was established to recognize local high school Jewish athletes who have excelled in the classroom and in the athletic arena. The scholarship is endowed by the family of Don …

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Following Ezra: Author Tom Fields-Meyer Speaks About His Memoir

Following Ezra by Tom Fields-Meyer

Join J-Reach in Northwest Columbus when author Tim Fields-Meyer comes to speak about his book Following Ezra, a heartwarming, intimate, and amusing memoir of a father’s experience raising his autistic son. When Tom Fields-Meyer’s son Ezra was three and showing early signs of autism, a therapist suggested that the father needed to grieve. “For what?” …

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