OUTDOOR POOLS CLOSED, Thursday, June 8, due to the poor air quality that is not safe for our members or staff.  Please check the JCC Aquatics Hotline before coming in on inclement weather and poor air quality days at 410.559.3530.  

Shabbat candle lighting: 8:12pm

Youth & Teen Sports & Fitness

At the J we want to help youth and teens de­velop active, positive lifestyles by showing them that exercise is important to their well-being  From weekly classes to sports leagues to swim team to drop in sports like basketball, outdoor tennis, running on our indoor track and swimming we’ve got lots of options to keep your child moving and having fun!

View this season’s full PH JCC Adult & Youth Programs Brochure

Sports & Fitness - Owings Mills

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Age 3-Grade 10
Our youngest players learn how to swing their kid-sized racquets through fun skill building games that are taught using the QuickStart format of smaller courts and low compression balls. By the time your child advances to Junior and Pre-Teen Tennis they are playing games and keeping score while also enhancing their talents with skills and drills.

Questions? Contact Adam Stein | 410.559.3538 | astein@jcc.org

Mini & Junior Maccabi
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Mini Maccabi: Ages 9-10
Jr. Maccabi: Ages 11-12
The Mid-Atlantic Mini & Junior Maccabi Games is a one day tournament for Jewish athletes who are 9-12. Close to 100 Jewish athletes from 20 JCCs across the Mid-Atlantic compete. The games help prepare the athletes for the JCC Maccabi Games.

Youth Taekwondo
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Ages 6+
Help your children gain confidence, focus, and self-control this season! Designed to meet the unique pace of children, this Taekwondo program embeds life-saving skills, personal wellness practices, and physical coordination in a fun, high-energy, positive environment.

Basketball Clinics
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Ages 3-4
Get ready for some fun! Our youngest basket-ballers will be given a fun, nurturing environment in which to develop the fundamental skills of basketball. Come ready for fun and moving!
Ages 5-6
Step up your game! Participants will be lead through drills and games to improve their skills and engender a love of basketball in a fun, safe environment.
Ages 7-8
Let's get down to fundamentals! Participants will build their shooting, passing, and ball-handling skills to not just get better at the game, but have great fun.
Ages 9-10
Step up your game! Hone your skills in this fast and fun class intended to foster good sportsmanship and get participants ready to play the game like a pro!

Basketball Leagues
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Feel like you are in the NBA and get drafted on a team for our middle school basketball league! Teams are guaranteed eight regular season games plus the post-season! All teams have one-two games per week plus one practice.

Questions? Contact Bradley Kerxton: 410.559.3547 | bkerxton@jcc.org

Sports & Fitness - Park Heights

GoGirlGo! with LifeBridge Health
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For Observant Girls ages 11-13
Weinberg Park Heights JCC
Tuesdays, March 14-June 13, 2023 | 6:30-8:00pm

Created by the Women’s Sports Foundation, this award-winning program features weekly themed discussions about important issues facing young women, including nutrition, dealing with difficult feelings, confidence building, and more. 
Girls will participate in fun physical team-building activities, learn new skills and play sports with local fitness experts and female college athletes. Participants will train to walk/run as a team in the Annual JCN 5K race.

Registration opens January 2023.
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Girls Basketball
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Girls Basketball (Ages 8-11 & 12-14)
Girls will learn Basketball skills and strategies from a FEMALE COACH to enhance their performance on the court. Drills and practice games at each class. 

No classes are currently scheduled for the Spring 2023 season. If your daughter would be interested in future basketball clinics, please reach out to Julia Balzac at 410.500.5949 or jbalzac@jcc.org
Fees: TBD Members | TBD Non-Member

Boys Karate
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Led by Coach Ilan of Believe & Achieve Sports, the main focus of this martial arts class is teaching children the self-defense system which includes Kenpo, Krav Maga, and MMA. The kids will earn stripes and belts as they increase their skill levels. They will develop confidence, discipline, and a healthy spirit while helping them deal with bullies and strive to do their best in anything they put their mind to. Our mission is to empower students with life skills while having fun. 

Sundays, April 23-June 18 | 8 Sessions (no class May 28)
Ages 4-5 | 10:30-11:15 am
Fees: $160 Members | $200 Non-Members

Sundays, April 23-June 18 | 8 Sessions (no class May 28)
Ages 6-7 | 11:30am-12:15pm
Fees: $160 Members | $200 Non-Members

Mondays, April 24-June 19 | 8 Sessions (no class May 29)
Ages 8-10 | 5:30-6:15pm
Fees: $160 Members | $200 Non-Members

Mondays, April 24-June 19 | 8 Sessions (no class May 29)
Ages 11-13 | 6:15-7:00 pm
Fees: $160 Members | $200 Non-Members

Soccer Shots
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Co-Ed Soccer
Students will learn the basic skills of playing soccer with experienced Soccer Shots players and coaches. Your child will warm up, do drills, and play in actual scrimmage games. Other sport games will be incorporated into class for additional fun.

Sundays, April 23 – June 18 (no class 5/28) | 8 sessions
Ages 3-5 | 10:30-11:15am
Fees: $100 Members, $125 Non-Members


Boys Soccer (Ages 5-7)
Sundays, April 23 – June 18 (no class 5/28) | 8 weeks session
Ages 5-7 | 11:30 am-12:15 pm
Fees: $100 Members, $125 Non-Members

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Boys ages 5-10 yrs. will have a great time learning sports FUNdamentals through Meir Parry's "Believe and Achieve Sports" program. Skills and sportsmanship are taught in a relaxed play environment, then applied through real games. The games are a more exciting take on sports. Your son will learn how to play sports and have a blast doing it.

Sundays, April 23-June 18 (no class 5/28) | 8 Sessions
Ages 5-7 | 12:30-1:20 pm
Ages 8-10 | 1:30-2:20 pm
Fees: $160 Members | $200 Non-Members

Boys Basketball
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Basketball 2.0
Take the next step in Advanced Basketball skills. Learn advanced strategies, doing drill and practice games with Coach Meir Parry of Believe & Achieve Sports. 

Thursdays, April 20 - June 15 (no class May 25) | 8 Sessions
Ages 8-11 | 5:15-6:00pm
Fees: $160 Members | $200 Non-Members

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