A Shared Community Resource

The Simon Family JCC is a home for people of all backgrounds to grow and learn, and to care about and deepen their connections to one another. We offer a wide array of cultural, social, educational, and recreational programs for adults of all ages and interests.

Arts & Ideas

Learn about upcoming events, including the inspiring Lee & Bernard Jaffe Jewish Book Festival, Virginia Festival of Jewish Film presented by Alma and Howard Laderberg, Israel Today, Israel Fest presented by Avraham and Karen Ashkenazi, Israel Fest, and the Leon Family Gallery.

Jewish Innovation

You’re never too young or experienced to continue the learning experience. Jewish Innovation includes educative programs from our Konikoff Center For Learning, Melton School, our youth reading programs — PJ Library & PJ Our Way, and more.


From collegiate sports teams, to yoga practitioners or Silver Sneakers, our state-of-the-art wellness facility is unparalleled in Tidewater. Expert trainers and a safe, comfortable environment to workout and maintain good health. Click for swim lane reservations


Sign-up and partake in one of our many community-based athletic programs, with something for all ages. Whether it’s youth basketball, swim lessons, Maccabi games, or pickleball, we’ve got you covered.

Camp JCC

Our well-rounded summer day camp experience offers children and teens an unforgettable program each week. Led by our renowned director and a highly-engaged staff, a diverse group of children throughout Tidewater make lifelong friendships and build camaraderie.

Children, Family, & Seniors.

Here you’ll find all the information on family-related events like our Sunday Fun Days, the Strelitz International Academy links, senior activities, and more.