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Holocaust Remembrance Day

Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance) Event with Corrie Remembers
Sunday, April 23rd 2 - 5 pm Free Admission

The afternoon will be one of solidarity with Holocaust survivors in our community. Included will be a candle lighting prayer ceremony, remarks about the role of rescuers, comments from survivors, refreshments and a special performance of Corrie Remembers.

There is no charge but reservations are appreciated. Please call 505-348-4518, visit Member Services or jccabq.org

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Better Balance & Mobility for Seniors

April 12-May 19
$120 Member/$180 Nonmember

A gentle, flowing, and progressive standing movement class designed to systematically improve full body awareness, mobility and balance. This twice weekly class is 30-40 minutes in length and open to all who could benefit from increased flexibility, dynamic balance and a novel movement practice.

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JCC ABQ UNITY

Want to stand with JCC? Here's how to help!

Open the PDF below and click on the hyperlinks to help.

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"On the Map"

"On the Map", a Dani Menkin film, is a fast-moving, awe-inspiring documentary which recounts the story of hte underdog '76-'77 Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team who toppled the four-time defending Soviet Union, putting Israel firmly on the map.

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Mom and Me* Yoga

Thursdays May 4 - June 8, 2-3pm
$80 members / $100 non-members

Nurture yourself with a yoga practice designed to help you soothe tension and regain strength while bonding with your baby. Tailored to moms with babies approximately 6 weeks to 18 months old. The poses offered in this class emphasize the special considerations postnatal bodies can deeply benefit from. Spending time with new moms is another benefit of this class.

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May National Meditation Month

National meditation month is a positive way to bring awareness to the benefits of meditation for your mind, body and spirit. Whether you are just beginning a mediation practice or re-energizing an existing one, please join meditation instructor, Rennie Maguire in developing your systematic practice. This one day workshop uses a classical yoga method. Following a series of steps, you will learn to regulate your breath, focus your attention, quiet your nervous system, ease body tension and gradually develop inner peace.

Members $35
Non-members $45
Returning Meditation Participants $15

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Members and non-members

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Yom Ha'atzmaut Celebration

Bring the entire family and come celebrate Israel's 69th birthday!
From 12-3pm we will have a pool party, bouncer for the kids, volleyball, games, music and dancing! There will be Israeli "street food" and raffle drawings for great prizes!
From 2-4pm there will be a showing of the acclaimed Israeli movie "ON THE MAP" (2016) is a fast-moving, awe-inspiring documentary which recounts the story of the underdog Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team who toppled the four-time defending Soviet Union, putting Israel firmly on the map.
Open to all!
Admission is Free
Food purchased separately
Movie:
advance: $5/adult;
free/kids & students
door (space permitting):
$8/adult; $5/kids/students
jccabq.com or call 348-4518

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Yoga Inversions and Arm Balances

SUN, 4/30, 2-3:15pm
$20mem/$35mem

Explore the thrill of yoga inversions and arm balances, such as headstand, handstand, scorpion, crow, side crow, firefly and flying pigeon. This workshop is designed for anyone interested in working towards mastering these poses safely and confidently.

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Karate For Kids

Thursday June 1 - August 3
Fridays June 2 - August 11

Our goal is to teach the fundamentals of Shotokan Karate. This includes: Kata, Kihon and Kumite. Our students will learn self-defense, self-awareness, coordination, flexibility, self discipline. They will develop self-confidence, self-esteem and self-control.
Please see instructor for uniforms.

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Register Here For Fridays Ages 3-5 with Sensei Phil

Register Here For Fridays: Ages 6-12 with Sensei Phil

Register Here for Thursdays: Ages 6-12 with Sensei Richard

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Katherine Soskin One Woman Art Show

Katherine Soskin has used creativity as an outlet for her health challenges. Throughout her life, whether through song, cooking, writing, photography, poetry, painting or counseling, she has been very blessed to have wonderful teachers and mentors. Mostly, she is self-taught.
Her painting is a reflection of her travels, a palette for others to view the beauty of our world through watercolor, pastel, oil, acrylic or multi-medium. Having been told, it's a miracle you are alive, has given her purpose and deep gratitude.
For over twenty-five years, she has painted and photographed landscapes from Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, England, Greece, Israel, the Galapagos Islands, the Americas, the Midwest and now, especially, the Southwest. You can view more of her work at www.katherinesoskin.com.

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42-Day Shred

April 13 - May 23
Outdoor workouts Tues. & Thurs. 6:15 p.m.
Kick-off Meeting April 4 at 6:15 p.m.

Get SHREDDED! Spring into action and join us for this 6-week body transformation challenge! Our trainers Karen and Katie will push you to the limit, allowing you to put your endurance to the test and scorch excess fat in the process. With two outdoor workouts each week, body composition measurements, nutrition accountability, and group camaraderie, this challenge will take your fitness to a new level. This program is open to all skill and ability levels - Try this fun and effective JCC offering for yourself and get SHREDDED with us!

Program Includes:
- 2 outdoor boot camp-style workouts per week
- Before/After measurements
- Nutrition accountability
- Accountability to help you reach your goals

Pricing:
- $149 members / $249 non-members
- (non-member price includes full gym access for the 6 weeks)

Contact Susanna Pier for more info: 505-348-4521; susannap@jccabq.org

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Spring Smash 4s Co-ed Grass Tournament

8am April 30th 2017 at the JCC
Benefitting the UNM Lobo Indoor Volleyball Team

Come support the UNM Lobos and the
Jewish Community Center (JCC) all while having
fun in the sun! This competition includes entry for Intermediate
and Advanced level teams. Each team is guaranteed a minimum of
4 games (3 pool play and at least 1 single elimination game.)
Winning teams will receive great prizes!

Spaces are limited, 10 teams per level accepted.
Book your spot NOW! Entry fee is $100/team.

Online registration at www.raceroster.com
or call/visit JCC membership office 348-4455.

*One female player per team is mandatory. Other Co-ed rules don’t apply.

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Trim While They Swim

June 5th-30th
M/W/F 8:30-9:30 a.m.
$125 members $169 non-members

Enjoy the summer with FAT-BLASTING bootcamps! As a parent, your time is limited - so while your children are in swim team practice, why not take advantage and use this time to get an amazing workout! Trim While They Swim is open to everyone. Our expert trainer Hallie Young will make sure you get the most out of your workout to start your day on the right foot!

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KidFit

June 5th - June 28th
Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:15-6pm
$89/members - $115/non-members

An invigorating class geared specifically for kids 6-12 years of age. Our expert trainer Nick has developed a cardiovascular, strength, and fitness training program with an exciting and unique approach! Your kids will be engaged in a safe and action-packed environment! Let them experience how enjoyable fitness and working out can be. Classes are 45 minutes each session, 2 times per week, for 4 weeks. Contact Susanna Pier, 505.348.4521, susannap@jccabq.org for more information.

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Sports Performance Training

Mon/Wed June 5th-28th
Ages 12-15 M/W 6:30-7:30pm
Ages 15+ M/W 7:30-8:30pm
$115 (Space limited; 10/session)

GET STRONGER. MOVE FASTER. PERFORM BETTER. Summer is an optimal time for young athletes to enhance their athleticism and prepare to blow coaches away by next season! Increase speed, agility and power with JCC’s Sports Performance coaching. Small class sizes will allow for individual attention. MAXIMIZE YOUR ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE AT THE JCC! For more information: Susanna Pier, Fitness Director, 505-348-4521, susannap@jccabq.org

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Ages 12-15 M/W 6:30-7:30pm

Ages 15+ M/W 7:30-8:30pm

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Adaptive Swim Lessons (5 Classes)

$50 per session

The JCC offers adaptive lessons modified for individuals with special needs. This class provides swimmers the opportunity to facilitate gross and fine motor skills in a gravity eliminated environment. This class will include skills such as safe entry and exit of the water, submersion, floating, and swimming technique.

*Must fill out Carrie Tingley Hospital Foundation scholarship form*


Sunday

8:15-8:45am
8:45-9:15am

SESSION 1 4/23 - 5/21
SESSION 2 6/4 - 7/9 (NO CLASS 7/2)
SESSION 3 7/16 - 8/13
SESSION 4 8/20 - 9/24


Monday and Wednesday Class

1:30-2:00pm
2:00-2:30pm

4:30-5:00pm
5:00-5:30pm

SESSION 1 6/5 - 6/19 Mon & Wed
SESSION 2 7/10 - 7/24 Mon & Wed

For more information about available days and times please contact Liz Reid, Swim Lessons Coordinator at 348-4497 or aquatics@jccabq.org or contact Membership Services.

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Evening Group Swim Lessons (6 Classes)

$130 Member
$150 Non-Member

Evening Group Swim Lessons are Monday and Wednesday for 3 weeks. There is a total of 6 class and classes are 45 minutes long. The JCC Learn to Swim Program is designed to help your child learn skills from bubble blowing all the way to stroke refinement. This will include safety skills in, on, and around the water. As your child progresses through our program, they will learn specific skills that will help them advance through the five different class levels taught here at the JCC. We never let our student-to-instructor ratio exceed 6 to 1 for levels I-V.

Session 1 - May 2 - May 18 (Tuesday & Thursday)
Starfish/Seahorse (Level 1 &2) 4:15pm - 5pm


Session 2 - June 5 - June 21 (Monday & Wednesday)
Barracuda (Level 3) 4:15pm - 5pm
Seahorse (Level 2) 5:15pm - 6pm

Session 3 - July 10 - July 26 (Monday & Wednesday)
Starfish (Level 1) 4:15pm - 5pm
Seahorse (Level 2) 5:15pm - 6pm

Session 4 - August 14 - August 30 (Monday & Wednesday)
Seahorse (Level 2) 5:15pm - 6pm
Barracuda (Level 3) 4:15pm - 5pm

Register for Session 1 May 2 - May 18

Register for Session 2 June 5 - June 21

Register for Session 3 July 10 - July 26

Register for Session 4 August 14 - August 30

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Monday-Thursday Group Swim Lessons (8 Classes)

$107 Member
$137 Non-member

Monday - Thursday group swim lessons run in 2 week increments. Classes are 25 minutes long. The JCC Learn to Swim Program is designed to help your child learn skills from bubble blowing all the way to stroke refinement. This will include safety skills in, on, and around the water. As your child progresses through our program, they will learn specific skills that will help them advance through the five different class levels taught here at the JCC. We never let our student-to-instructor ratio exceed 6 to 1 for levels I-V.

Parent & Tot
11:00 to 11:25am

Starfish (Level I)
8:00 to 8:25 am
9:00 to 9:25 am
11:00 to 11:25 am

Seahorse (Level II)
8:30 to 8:55 am
9:30 to 9:55 am
11:30 to 11:55 am

Barracuda (Level III)
9:30 to 9:55 am
11:00 to 11:25 am
11:30 to 11:55 am

Dolphin (Level IV)
9:00 to 9:25 am
11:30 to 11:55 am

Shark (Level V)
11:00 to 11:25 am

Register for Session 1 June 6 - June 16

Register for Session 2 June 20 - 30

Register for Session 3 July 10 - July 20

Register for Session 4 July 24 - August 3

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ASD Swim Program

$39/ Member
$49/Non Member

This swim program is designed around the communication and sensory needs of children on the austism spectrum. We will utilize visual schedules, social stories and teach in small groups. Classes will be scheduled during less busy pool times. Children will learn to be safe in and around the pool area. Emphasis will be on safety, having fun and making new friends. This is a great opportunity to meet other children with ASD.


Session 1 June 20th - June 29th
Session 2 July 25th - August 3rd


Beginners 8:30-9:00am
Intermediate 9:15-9:45am

The registration deadline has passed.

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Splash Ball July 8 - August 12

SAT, 7/9 - 8/13
$40 Members
$55 Non-Members
9am - 9:45am

Splash Ball is on Saturdays from 9am - 9:45pm. Each session is 45 minutes long. Water Polo is a great fitness complement to many other sports as you develop strength, coordination and endurance! Splashball combines your swim skills with ball handling skills. You must have a beginner background in swimming (completed Level 2 Seahorse or above). We'll introduce you to the basic skills and concepts you need to play this exciting game: treading water (Eggbeater), ball handling (dribbling, passing, shooting) all mixed in with a ton of FUN! Don't miss the last class of the session where we put all of our skills together for a fun mini-game!

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Masters Swim

Morning Sessions
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays 6am-7am

Evening Sessions
Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays 5:30pm-6:30pm

$25 Members per month
$35 Non-Members per month

A great way to train for personal fitness, swim competitions, and triathlons. Stroke development will be analyzed and competitive skills developed. This class is for 19 years and older. Must have basic knowledge of all four strokes.

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Private and Semi-Private Swim Lessons

Private Swim Lessons
(30 minutes)
1 Lesson- $25 mem/ $40 non-mem
3 Lessons- $70 mem/ $115 non-mem
6 Lessons- $135 mem/ $225 non-mem
9 Lessons- $195 mem/ $330 non-mem
12 Lessons-$240 mem/ $420 non-mem

Semi-Private Lessons
(30 minutes)
Price includes all children in the Semi-Private Lesson
1 Lesson - $35 mem/ $50 non-mem
3 Lessons- $100 mem/ $145 non-mem
6 Lessons - $195 mem/ $285 non-mem
9 Lessons - $285 mem/ $420 non-mem
12 Lessons - $360 mem/ $540 non-mem

YOU WILL BE CONTACTED BY ONE OF OUR INSTRUCTORS 5-7 WORKING DAYS AFTER WE RECEIVE YOUR REGISTRATION.

Our instructors will help you learn to swim and develop your swim stroke. Private lessons are for 30 minutes and are open to all ages and abilities. Semi-Private lessons are for 2 or more swimmers with similar skill levels. After we have received your online registration, one of our instructors will call you to set up an appointment.

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American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course

$110 Members
$130 Non-Members

Summer II Certification Course
Tue & Thur 6/7 - 6/23, 7am-11am
Final Exam Fri 6/24

If you're looking for a great summer job or challenging career that's in demand, the Red Cross Lifeguarding program is the place to start. Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you'll learn patron rescue and surveillance skills, first aid and CPR/AED. Courses are available with a focus on a variety of environments, including pools, waterfronts, waterparks and shallow water attractions. Must pass certain swimming requirements.

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Sunday Group Swim Lessons (5 Classes)

$72 Members for Parent &Tot Class
$87 Non-members for Parent & Tot Class
$137 Members
$152 Non-members

Sunday group swim lessons run in 5 week session and classes are 45 minutes long (Parent &Tot classes are 25 minutes). The JCC Learn to Swim Program is designed to help your child learn skills from bubble blowing all the way to stroke refinement. This will include safety skills in, on, and around the water. As your child progresses through our program, they will learn specific skills that will help them advance through the five different class levels taught here at the JCC. We never let our student-to-instructor ratio exceed 6 to 1 for levels I-V.

Parent & Tot
10:00 to 10:25 am
10:30 to 10:55 am
11:00 to 11:25 am
11:30 to 11:55 am

Starfish (Level I)
8:30 to 9:15 am
10:20 to 11:05 am

Seahorse (Level II)
9:25 to 10:10 am
11:15 to 12:00 pm

Barracuda (Level III)
8:30 to 9:15 am
9:25 to 10:10 am
11:15 to 12:00 pm

Dolphin (Level IV)
8:30 to 9:15am
10:20 to 11:05 am

Shark (Level V)
9:25 to 10:10 am

Register for Session 1 April 23 - May 21

Register for Session 2 June 4 - July 9 - NO CLASS 6/18

Register for Session 3 July 16 - August 13

Register for Session 4 August 20 - September 24

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Pre-Swim Team Clinic May 2 - May 25

$135 Members
$175 Non-Members
Mondays & Wednesdays
4pm-4:45pm

Participate in learning to improve your stroke technique for the next swim season. This clinic is for both boys and girls that have a beginning to intermediate swimming level or higher level. If a swimmer decides to continue from this clinic, the cost of the clinic will be rolled into the cost of the swim team fee.

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Swimming 101 for Adults

$130 Members
$150 Non-Members
6:15pm-7pm

Begin to learn the fundamentals of swimming. Swimming 101 will teach you the basics of all 4 swim strokes and help you feel comfortable and safe in the water. Classes are 45 minutes long.

Session 1: May 2 - 18 Tuesdays & Thursdays
Session 2: June 5 - June 21 Mondays & Wednesdays
Session 3: July 10 - July 26 Mondays & Wednesdays
Session 4: August 14 - August 30 Mondays & Wednesdays

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Aquaerobics

MON/WED/FRI/SAT, 9am-10am
TUE 5:30pm-6:30pm
FREE FOR MEMBERS

Ends 10/29

Aquaerobics is an enjoyable way to exercise while toning and trimming. Rhythmic water exercises are a wonderful way to keep in shape. This hour-long class takes place in the shallow end of the competition pool, which serves as an added resistance force.

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Fall Stroke Clinic September 6 - October 6

$80 Members
$120 Non-Members
Tuesdays & Thursdays
5:30pm-6:30pm

Fall Stroke Clinic is Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5pm-6pm.
Participate in learning to improve your stroke technique for the next swim season. This clinic is for both boys and girls that have a beginning to intermediate swimming level or higher level.

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High School Pre-Season Stroke Clinic September 6 - October 21

$125/ Swimmer

Mon-Thur 6:30pm-7:30pm
*No practice 10/3, 10/11 and 10/12 for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

This clinic is for both boys and girls to prepare for the upcoming High School swim season. Recommended for 8th grade swimmers and above. Each training session will have a goal of swimming 3,000+ yards, depending on level of experience and conditioning. The clinic will focus on:
-Stroke technique including freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, and individual medley
-Conditioning for all event distances in the High School swim meet format (50 through 500 yards)
-Race strategies for individual and relay events
Whether you are a new swimmer trying to improve your stroke technique and prepare for high school try-outs, or an experienced swimmer trying to achieve State Championship qualifying times, this clinic will offer a structured format and challenging workouts to help reach your goals.


Coach for this clinic will be:
Mark Ruddell

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