Weekly Update Newsletter

aquatics | camp, youth and teens | community engagement | family life

Did You Know?

On May 31, 1790, the United States enacted the Copyright Act of 1790.
On May 31, 1859, Big Ben began keeping time at the Houses of Parliament.
On May 31, 1927, the last Ford Model T rolled off the assembly line. 15,007,003 Model T’s were produced over its lifetime!

Camp Shai Transportation

** Camp Starts June 6! **

Expect heavier traffic in the area

Camp Shai and MACC Academies start June 6. Please give yourself plenty of time when coming to the J, as heavier traffic around the area and within our parking lot is to be expected during morning drop-off (8:45 am – 9:15 am) and afternoon pick-up (3:45 pm – 4:15 pm).

Thank you for your cooperation and taking it slowly while in our parking lot.


Community Engagement

Need a laugh? Watch JCC Employees Try Israeli Snacks

We picked some of the brightest minds in the building and got them to try a few authentic Israeli snacks. Watch the video to see their unfiltered and unscripted reactions.

With The J Poster Contest

#WithTheJ Poster Contest Starts Today!

Entries due June 17

We invite you to show us what The J means to you! Submit a photo (see guidelines) with a short caption describing what you do #WithTheJ, along with a brief explanation as to why you chose the caption you did.

If your caption and image are chosen, it will be printed and featured around our center, on the website, and on our Facebook page. Everyone who submits an entry will be entered to win a free personal training session.

We look forward to hearing all the reasons you and your family choose to be a part of our wonderful community.

Winners will be announced June 24.

Please submit all entries to info@jccdenver.org.

Learn more


Water Fest

Water Fest is Back!

Spend a day at the pool with family and friends. Water Fest is the chance for our members to bring their friends to our pool for an afternoon of fun in the sun, for free.

Featuring a DJ, bouncy castle, games and more!

When: Sunday, July 10
Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cost: Free and open to the public. So, bring your friends!


Wanna SCUBA?

We teamed up with Planet Scuba for your closed water SCUBA certification. Questions? Please contact, Ben Goldstein at 303.316.6320 or bgoldstein@jccdenver.org.

When: June 25 – 26
Time: 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm each day
Cost: $250/person (includes all equipment)

Camp, Youth and Teens


Summer Adventure of a Lifetime

Is your 6th – 8th grader looking for something to do this summer? Camp Shai has limited spots available in the exciting “On the Road” program.

Sign up today so your camper can hike, swim, play, and camp-out this summer!

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Camp Shai Campers

STEM! Improv! Outdoor Adventure! Oh My!

Every week of camp, our Bonim campers, (4th and 5th graders), can choose their own afternoon path! From Karate to iMovie to STEM-Robotics and Glee Club, we have hands-on, enriching, fun opportunities for our campers.

Learn More

Family Life

Poolside Playdates

Bring your Family for a Poolside Concert!

Perfect for kids ages 1 – 8 years old

Join us June 5, at the JCC Pool, for a PJ Library Poolside Concert, featuring live music by Elana Jagoda and David Ross. Families can also enjoy arts and crafts and time in the pool!

When: Sunday, June 5
Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Cost: Free (courtesy of JEWISHcolorado and the PJ Library Engagement Grant)

Save time and register in advance today!