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Classes and Social Clubs

Questions? Contact Jessica.Tischler@theJ.org.


Most of Pozez JCC's inclusion and disabilities programs are on hiatus for the summer. Check back in August for updated social clubs, social skills, and special programming notifications.

Social Clubs

Going Places! Teens - Pizza & Board Games
Saturday, November 13, 6:30pm–8:30pm
Grades 8–12
Calling all Going Places! Teens for an evening of pizza and board games with your friends at the Pozez JCC. Pizza, dessert, and drinks will be served. RSVP (register) online by Sunday, November 7. You must register by the RSVP date in order to attend. We’ll provide games and you can bring your own game to play and share! Questions? Contact Melissa.Hochberg@theJ.org
Fee:       $30

Register

Going Places! Fall Dance for Young Adults and Adults
Saturday, November 13, 7pm-9pm
Location: Pozez JCC
Join your friends for the Going Places! Fall Dance! Wear comfortable, casual clothes. This is not a costume party! Snacks and drinks will be served. RSVP by registering online by Friday, November 5. You must register by the RSVP date in order to attend the dance. Get ready to dance the night away!
Questions? Contact Melissa.Hochberg@theJ.org.
Fee: $30

Register

 

Going Places!
December at the Circus!
Thursday, December 16, 6:30pm-9pm
Ages: Teens, Young Adults and Adults
Going Places! is going to the Omnium Circus at Tysons III in Tysons Corner, VA. Omnium Circus (www.omniumcircus.org) is the innovative circus dedicated to inclusivity and diversity, debuting its live show under the big top. Omnium's diverse and multi-abled cast and crew are poised to bring joy and inspiration to all. We will meet at the circus at 6:30pm. The show starts at 7pm and ends at 8:45pm. You must RSVP with your registration by December 1. This event is generously sponsored by The Washington Group Special Care Planning Team. Questions? Contact Melissa.Hochberg@theJ.org.
Fee: $30
Register

Classes in Fairfax (JCC)

Gal Pals Teens
Wednesdays, October 13-December 15 (no class Nov. 24; 9 weeks)
6:15pm-7:15pm
Ages: 13-15
A social skills group JUST for girls! This recreational group provides girls an opportunity to get to know themselves better while having fun. As girls develop a sense of who they are, what they value and enjoy, they more comfortably and skillfully connect with others. Topics include: self-acceptance; taking personal responsibility; emotional regulation; making friends, having conversations and much more. This class is designed for girls with ADD/ADHD, Level 1 Autism and related disorders. An intake for new participants must be scheduled prior to the first class. All children must be able to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 protocols.
Fee: $225
To register, click here: https://thej.force.com/s/registration?searchkeyword=gal+pals 

Gal Pals Tweens
Wednesdays, October 13-December 15 (no class Nov. 24; 9 weeks)
5pm-6pm
Ages: 9-12
A social skills group JUST for Girls! This recreational group provides girls an opportunity to get to know themselves better while having fun. As girls develop a sense of who they are, what they value and enjoy, they more comfortably and skillfully connect with others. Topics include: self-acceptance; taking personal responsibility; emotional regulation; making friends, having conversations and much more. This class is designed for girls with ADD/ADHD, Level 1 Autism and related disorders. An intake for new participants must be scheduled prior to the first class. All children must be able to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 protocols.
Fee: $225
To register, click here: https://thej.force.com/s/registration?searchkeyword=gal+pals 

Friends-JCC
Sundays, October 10-December 12 (no class Nov. 28; 9 weeks)
2:15pm-3:15pm
Ages: 9-12
Join us for an hour of fun and exploration as children learn and strengthen their skills through active play in a small group and safe space environment. This class is designed for children with Autism Level 1, ADHD, and/or social communication barriers to help foster social emotional learning and self-regulation skills in a recreational setting. An intake for new participants must be scheduled before the class starts. All children must be able to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 protocols.
Fee: $225
To register, click here: https://thej.force.com/s/registration?searchkeyword=friends 

Let's Play-JCC
Sundays, October 10-December 12 (no class Nov. 28; 9 weeks)
1pm-2pm
Ages: 6-8
Join us for an hour of fun and exploration as children learn and strengthen their skills through active play in a small group and safe space environment. This class is designed for children with Autism Level 1, ADHD, and/or social communication barriers to help foster social emotional learning and self-regulation skills in a recreational setting. An intake for new participants must be scheduled before the class starts. All children must be able to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 protocols.
Fee: $225
To register, click here: https://thej.force.com/s/registration?searchkeyword=play+JCC 

Play Skills - JCC
Sundays, October 10-December 12 (no class Nov. 28; 9 weeks)
11am-12pm
Ages: 3-5
Join us for fun and exploration as children learn and strengthen their social skills through active play in a safe and supportive environment. This class is designed for children who would benefit from learning appropriate interactions during cooperative play. Children will be guided through play based activities to enhance their skills in turn-taking, playing together, sharing, winning/losing, using your words to express thoughts/feelings, understanding/regulating emotions, and much more! The goal is for each child to develop appropriate play skills to use in all social environments. An intake is required for participants who are new to our programs at the J. All children must be able to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 protocols.
Fee: $225
To register, click here: https://thej.force.com/s/registration?searchkeyword=play+skills 

Teens-JCC
Sundays, October 10-December 12 (no class Nov. 28; 9 weeks)
3:30pm-4:30pm
Ages: 13-15
Join us for a fun class designed to help teens navigate the social scene. Topics include developing and maintaining friendships, understanding and responding to verbal and non-verbal cues in social situations, coping strategies for dealing with teen emotions, self-advocacy, self-confidence and more. This class is designed for teens with Level 1 Autism and/or ADHD. An intake is required for participants who are new to our programs at the J. All children must be able to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 protocols.
Fee: $225
To register, click here: https://thej.force.com/s/registration?searchkeyword=teens+jcc 

Virtual Programs

Gal Pals Kids (virtual)
Tuesdays, October 12-December 14 (no class Nov. 23; 9 weeks)
5pm-6pm
Ages: 6-8
Social Skills JUST for Girls! This recreational group provides girls an opportunity to get to know themselves better while having fun. As girls develop a sense of who they are, what they value and enjoy, they more comfortably and skillfully connect with others. Topics include: self-acceptance; taking personal responsibility; emotional regulation; making friends, having conversations and much more. This class is designed for girls with ADD/ADHD, Level 1 Autism and related disorders. An intake for new participants must be scheduled prior to the first class. All children must be able to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 protocols.
Fee: $225
To register, click here: https://thej.force.com/s/registration?searchkeyword=gal+pals 

Virtual Activities: BINGO, Trivia, Cooking and More!
Wednesdays, October-May 2022, 5pm-5:45pm
Ages: 15+
Join us for some fun virtual programs every Wednesday through May 2022! Socialize, learn, and explore all from the comfort of your home! Note: Some weeks, a program may go until 6pm.
Questions? Contact Jessica.Tischler@theJ.org.

1st Wednesday of the Month: BINGO!
2nd Wednesday of the Month: Trivia!
3rd Wednesday of the Month: Cooking!
4th Wednesday of the Month: Pop-Up Club! (each month is a different program)

Fee: $25/per month or $200 for full season - October-May

Click here to register: https://thej.force.com/s/registration?searchkeyword=virtual+program

 

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