Simon Family JCC Blog

An Ounce of Prevention is Still Worth a Pound of Cure

The Outdoor Water Park opens THIS WEEKEND!   With Summer upon us, we start thinking about sun protection.  In reality, we should be thinking about it all year long.  Sun exposure is the number one cause of skin cancer, which is the most common of all cancers. Whether it’s June or December, make sure to…

The Holiday of Shavuot

This year the holiday of Shavuot (pronounced sha-voo-ote) begins at sundown May 14, and continues through Thursday, May 16. The name of the holiday means weeks and it comes at the end of a 7 week period of counting beginning at the holiday of Passover. Sometimes the holiday is actually called “The Festival of Weeks”….

A new website!

A new website! The website elves have been working feverishly to make our new site! We’ve tried to streamline things to make them easier find for members and potential members. Take a look around. We think you’ll like what you see. Got a great idea? Is something missing? Want to guest blog for us? Let…

David Krohn in Concert

Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8pm Performing Arts at the J presented by Leah Wohl* welcomes David Krohn, an exceptional baritone singer and entertainer, to the JCC. Praised by Opera News as “a clear stand-out, possessing a forceful and well-developed voice”, baritone David Krohn enjoys his career as recitalist and opera singer, where his busy…

Red Cross Blood Drive

Volunteers and donors needed! Simon Family Jewish Community Center Blood Drive 5000 Corporate Woods Drive in the Cafeteria Thursday, May 9th 12:00pm – 6:00pm  To schedule an appointment visit redcrossblood.org  Sponsor Code SFJCC