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Little Hoopsters - Winter Session

Join Perseverance Basketball for a introduction to the fundamentals of basketball. Where the "Little Hoopsters" will learn skills such as dribbling, shooting, passing, game concepts and sportsmanship. (t-shirt included)

Sundays, November 11 - January 13 (ages 3 - 5)
10:00 am - 11:00 am
$160 Per Session
$25 Per Class

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Perseverance Basketball Winter Break Camp

The Perseverance basketball program is the leading instructional program in Palm Beach County. Where our staff is dedicated to providing a Basketball Camp that is both instructional and informational along with creating a safe atmosphere to learn!

The coaching staff prides themselves on teaching the game of basketball to players of all ages and ability levels. We are determined to provide the best possible learning experience for our campers. Each day will consist of teaching stations, drills, lectures, competitions, and live play.

Come see what everyone is talking about and experience the Perseverance Way!

Grades: 1-8
December 26, 27, 28, January 2, 3 & 4 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
$55 Member • $60 Guest
Before Care: $5/day 7:00 am - 9:00 am
After Care: $6/day 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Before & Aftercare: $10/day  

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Perseverance Winter Basketball Academy

Perseverance Academy is broken down into a specific skill per week:

Week #1 | Introduction
Week #2 | Ball handling & dribbling
Week #3 | The lost art of passing
Week #4 | Proper fundamentals of shooting
Week #5 | Defensive principles
Week #6 | Strength, speed & agility
Week #7 | Moving without the basketball

Sundays, January 6 - February 17
Grades K - 2 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Grades 3-5 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Grades 6 - 9 | 12:00 - 1:00pm
$160 Per Player
$25 Per Class

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Perseverance Basketball Spring League

Join Perseverance Basketball for our Youth League at the Mandel JCC! Perseverance Basketball strives to teach the game the right way by a unique instructional style, with an age appropriate curriculum. Our league has a particular set of "Perseverance in-game rules" that are used to encourage competitiveness, skill development, sportsmanship, teamwork and fun! 

League Dates: February 24 - May 5 

Grades K - 1 | Sunday, February 24, 12:00 pm
Grades 2 - 3 | Sunday, February 24, 1:00 pm
Grades 4 - 5 | Sunday, February 24, 2:00 pm
Grades 6 - 7 | Sunday, February 24, 3:00 pm
Grades 8 - 9 | Sunday, February 24, 4:00 pm 

Practice Times: 
Grades K - 1 | Thursdays, 5:30 pm
Grades 2 - 3 | Tuesdays, 5:30 pm 
Grades 4 - 5 | Thursdays, 6:15 pm 
Grades 6 - 7 | Mondays or Tuesdays, TBD
Grades 8 - 9 | Tuesdays or Wednesdays, TBD 

Game Times 
Grades K - 1 | Sundays, 12:00 pm
Grades 2 - 3 | Sundays, 1:00 pm 
Grades 4 - 5 | Sundays, TBD 
Grades 6 - 7 | Sundays, TBD
Grades 8 - 9 | Sundays, TBD 

All-Star Game (4th grade and up)
South County vs North County

Championship Game

Pricing Information: 
$150 per player
*Register a sibling and recieve 10% off using the code: Sibling10P 

*A Perseverance league jersey will be provided with registration. All players have option of purchasing Perseverance league shorts OR wearing other black or royal blue league approved athletic shorts.

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Perseverance Basketball Membership

Become an exclusive Perseverance Basketball Member! Join the leading instructional youth basketball program in Palm Beach County. With benefits ranging all-year long for young athletes and families.

  • Two 75-Minute training sessions PER WEEK
  • 10% off youth league registration
  • 10% of all perseverance basketball camps
  • Discount on all individual training sessions
  • Special "member-only training sessions"
  • Exclusive promotions perseverance items
  • Member ID card

October 2018 - September 2019
Mondays & Wednesdays
Grades 5-6 | 5:30 - 6:45 pm
Grades 7 - 9 | 6:45 - 8:00 pm
$125 monthly membership (auto pay)

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$25 Drop In Training

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For further information:
Carla Appel at 561-740-9000 ext. 4257 or CarlaA@JCConline.com.

Book Festival

Book Festival

The 24th Mandel JCC Book Festival is here! It's going to be an amazing season starting with our kick-off event with author, Lou Cove at The Lake Pavilion on November 14th. This year's line-up also includes Mike Reiss, the longtime writer of The Simpsons, international best-selling author Alyson Richman, award-winning author B.A Shapiro and more!

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Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center

Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center

Registration is open for the 2019/2020 school year. We offer part-time and full-time options for infants through VPK. Our learning framework, community garden, ongoing parent communication, and integration of music, physical education, and Jewish celebration are just a few of the elements that separate us from other preschools. Come tour our facility and find out why we are considered a school of excellence.

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Saturday Night with the J - Fundraiser for Camp Shalom

Saturday Night with the J - Fundraiser for Camp Shalom

Don’t be a regular Sandra Dee & come party with the T-Birds & Pink Ladies! YOU & Saturday Night with the J go together like rama lama lama ke dinga de dinga dong!

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The Constance & David Blacher Children's Special Needs Program

The Constance & David Blacher Children's Special Needs Program

We believe that every child can succeed, every child can participate and every child can make friends! There are programs for all ages and ability levels including Sunday Fundays at the J, our Special Needs Adolescent Program, vacation camps, sports classes and more!

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