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Know Before You Go

Going to the Green Phase does NOT mean business as usual for the JCC or for any other business in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. 
Here's what the Green Phase means for JCC programs and operations:

The JCC begins to re-open on July 11th!

Make sure you "Know Before You Go" to ensure you have the best visit possible!


  • You MUST reserve a time for either the pool, fitness room or group fitness class using our online reservation system. 
  • Reservations will be available for 45-minute sessions at the top of each hour.  
  • Drop-ins are not permitted.
  • The last 15 minutes of each hour will be used for cleaning and sanitization.
  • Members may reserve ONE time slot each day for either the pool, fitness room or a group fitness class.
  • You will be able to access the reservation system up to 1 week in advance.

  • All members will need to sign a new Waiver of Liability.
    (Adult Participant Waiver)
    (Minor Participant Waiver)
  • Only members will be permitted to enter the JCC.
    • If your membership is currently frozen, it must be unfrozen before you can access the JCC.
    • Once your membership is unfrozen, you will resume your regular membership dues.
    • Summer swim memberships are available.
    • We are still exploring options for a group fitness membership/class pass.
    • No guests will be permitted in the JCC at this time.

  • Members will enter the JCC through the front door and check-in at the Front Desk.
    • Members will have their temperature checked and complete a health questionnaire each time they enter the JCC. (Please click here for our complete health policy)
    • Your reservation will be confirmed and you will be given a colored wristband that indicates to staff the location of your reservation.
    • Members will be allowed to enter the building up to 15 minutes before their scheduled time and will wait in the front lobby until approximately 5 minutes before the start of their scheduled time. 
    • Members will observe social distancing and will wear a mask or face shield while waiting in the front lobby.  Please note that there is no furniture in the front or back lobby.
  • Members will exit the JCC either through the gate at the pool or through the rear door in the fitness center. 
  • Rest rooms in the main hall and the family rest room will be available.

At this time, the following facilities are CLOSED:

  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Locker Rooms
  • Basketball Court
  • Group Fitness and Spin Studios
  • No Swim Lessons

Limited Pool and Fitness Room Hours & Outdoor Group Fitness Classes - Weekends Only!

Pool Hours 
(Click Here for Details about Using the Pool)

  • Pool Open to Members - SATURDAY & SUNDAY ONLY
  • 9am-12pm - lap swimming only, no toddler pool
  • 12pm-4pm - lap and recreational swimming, toddler pool will be available

Fitness Room Hours 
(Click Here for Details about Using the Fitness Room)

  • Fitness Room Open to Members - SATURDAY & SUNDAY ONLY
  • 9am-12pm - cardio, weight/resistance machines and free weights available

Outdoor Group Fitness Classes 
(Click Here for Details about Pop-Up Classes)

  • Pop-Up Classes: We are currently building our schedule of dynamic outdoor group fitness classes and will have more information to share soon.

Facility Status:

  • Entire JCC facility is closed for Camp Kef from 7:45am-4pm.
  • Limited weekend hours for the pool and fitness room.
  • Weekend pop-up group fitness classes.
  • Enjoy a full schedule of online programs and LIVE! classes at www.phillyjcc.com/thejonline

JCC Hours Expanded 

Pool Hours

  • Saturday and Sunday
  • 9am-12pm - lap swimming only
  • 12pm-4pm - lap and recreational swimming

    NEW! Expanded Pool Hours:
  • Tuesday and Thursday
  • 4:30-7:30pm - lap and recreational swimming

Fitness Room Hours 

  • Saturday & Sunday
  • 9am-12pm 

    NEW! Expanded Fitness Room Hours:
  • Tuesday and Thursday
  • 4:30-7:30pm 

Based on our reopening experience, we will review plans to add access to the basketball courts, indoor track and other JCC facilities.

Facility Status:

  • Entire JCC facility is closed for Camp Kef from 7:45am-4pm - through August 14
  • Limited weekend and weekday hours for the pool and fitness room.
  • Weekend pop-up group fitness classes.
  • Enjoy a full schedule of online programs and LIVE! classes at www.phillyjcc.com/thejonline 

We will continue to add hours and facility access to our schedule.  We will also be introducing some exciting new virtual fitness challenges and cultural arts programs.  Look for info in a couple of weeks about our Sizzling Summer Series that begins at the end of July.