Effective February 4, 2022, all members, guests, and staff must show proof of coronavirus vaccination in order to enter the building. Please email a copy of your vax record to IgotMyShot@theJ.org ahead of the start date to ensure a smooth transition.

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Classes and Social Clubs

Questions? Contact Jessica.Tischler@theJ.org.


Social Clubs 

Going Places! Indoor Climbing
Sunday, February 20, 1:30pm-3:30pm
Location: Summit Ropes, 44810 Old Ox Road, Sterling, VA
Ages: 8th grade and up (Teens, Young Adults, and Adults)
Join your friends for an afternoon of indoor climbing at Summit Ropes. There are two levels of climbing so you can climb comfortably and safely. Everyone will go through a training and all climbers wear a full-body climbing harness and utilize a smart belay cable system to ensure safety at all times on the course. RSVP with your online registration by February 14. Questions? Email Louise Puck at louise.puck@theJ.org. See you there!
Fee: $30

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Going Places! Bowling Party
Sunday, March 13, 1pm-3pm
Location: Bowlero, 4245 Markham Street, Annandale
Ages: 8th grade and up (Teens, Young Adults, and Adults)
Join your friends for an afternoon of bowling at Bowlero. Please eat lunch before you arrive. We will have dessert together! Unlimited bowling and shoes included. RSVP with your online registration by March 7. Questions? Email Melissa.Hochberg@theJ.org. See you there!
Fee: $30


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Classes in Fairfax (JCC)

Gal Pals
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 participants must be able to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 protocols.

Kids
Thursdays, January 13-March 10 (9 weeks)
5pm-6pm
Ages: 6-8
Fee: $225

Tweens
Wednesdays, January 12-March 9 (9 weeks)
5pm-6pm
Ages: 9-12
Fee: $225

 

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Adapted Basketball – Winter 2022
Adapted Basketball provides children of all abilities with an opportunity to learn the fundamental skills of the game. Players learn techniques, perform drills, work in teams, and participate in non-competitive games. Participants are supported by volunteer buddies, under the guidance of the head coach, in a fun, supportive, and engaging environment. This program promotes a variety of benefits that include building confidence, practicing social skills, increasing gross motor skills, and much more! All participants must be able to wear a mask and follow Covid-19 protocols.

5-8 years old
Sundays, January 30-March 27
(no class Feb. 20; 8 weeks)
2:15pm-3:15pm
Fee: $88

9-18 years old
Sundays, January 30-March 27
(no class Feb. 20; 8 weeks)
1pm-2pm
Fee: $88

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Play Skills - Winter 2022
Sundays, January 30-May 15 (no class Feb. 20, Apr. 3, 17, May 8; 12 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: $300

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Let’s Play – JCC – Winter 2022
Sundays, January 30-May 15
(no class Feb. 20, Apr. 3, 17, May 8; 12 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: $300

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

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Friends – JCC – Winter 2022
Sundays, January 30-May 15
(no class Feb. 20, Apr. 3, 17, May 8; 12 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: $300

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Teens – JCC – Winter 2022
Sundays, January 30-May 15
(no class Feb. 20, Apr. 3, 17, May 8; 12 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 participants must be able to wear a mask and follow Covid-19 protocols.
Fee: $300

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Virtual Programs

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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