Teens

 

Friedberg JCC Teen Membership

You did it!!! All those years of Hebrew School paid off. Now you’re entitled to a free year of membership at the Friedberg JCC. Come swim in our heated indoor pool, use our fitness center, play basketball and hang out in our teen lounge. All local synagogues are invited to participate in this special program. If you need any information about teen membership please feeIMG_1315l free to contact Julie Feinman, membership director.

Use of our fitness center must include a fitness orientation and a signed consent by a parent or guardian.

Our teen department is a dynamic place to be part of the community. Our Teen Juice Bar offer the comforts of a lounge mixed with the activities of an arcade. We feature multiple gaming consoles, half a dozen computers, a pool table, an air hockey table and five TVs all around the space.

When school is out, trips are offered to locales ranging from the heart of New York City  to fun volunteer opportunities.


Sports and Fitness

The JCC also offers sports and fitness programs, such as introduction to weight training, a competitive swim team and basketball leagues.

Strength Training for Tweens (10–13 yrs)
Research has shown that strength training is a safe and appropriate activity for youth that may help ward off obesity and improve performance in sports and other physical activities. In this class your child will learn the proper techniques of resistance training and workout in a fun, comfortable and safe environment.

Intro to the Weight Room for Teens (13*–16 yrs)
(For Members Only)
This 6-week course is an orientation to the proper use of the fitness center for teens. After completion of this course, you will have access to the fitness room. A signed parental release will be required.

*Please note: you must be at least age 13 years old age and in 8th grade.

Summer Camp

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Our Counselor in Training (CIT) program will give your teen the opportunity to transition from camper to counselor; ages 14-15. Our Voyagers, for grades 7-10, will experience a whirlwind of adventurers on exciting day and overnight trips to popular destinations.

Interested in becoming a counselor? See our job opportunities page.