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Athletes Ages 13-17 and Artists Ages 13-17 are Invited to Try Out for JCC Maccabi Games® and ArtFest® To Be Held Summer 2017 in Birmingham, AL and Miami, FL
BOCA RATON, Fla. – Dec. 14, 2016 – PRLog — WHAT: Adolph & Rose Levis JCC is seeking athletes and artists for the JCC Maccabi Games® and ArtFest® 2017. More than 3,000 Jewish teens from around the world are expected to participate. Jewish athletes (ages 13-16 as of July 31, 2017) are invited to try out for the Mitchell Dobbin Maccabi Team BOCA RATON in the following sports: Boys Baseball, Boys Basketball, Boys Soccer, Boys Lacrosse and Boys Flag Football; Girls Basketball, Girls Soccer, Girls Volleyball; Boys & Girls Swimming, Boys & Girls Tennis, Boys & Girls Golf and Boy & Girls Dance. Jewish artists (ages 13-17 as of July 31, 2017) are invited to audition for Boys & Girls Acting/Improv, Culinary, Musical Theater, Rock Band, Star Reporter, Visual Arts and Vocal Music.
WHERE: The JCC Maccabi Games® 2017 will be taking place in Birmingham, AL and Miami FL; the JCC Maccabi ArtFest® 2017 will be taking place in Miami, FL.
WHEN: JCC Maccabi Games® in Birmingham, AL will take place July 30 – August 4, 2017; the JCC Maccabi Games® & ArtFest® in Miami, FL will be taking place August 6-11, 2017.
DETAILS: Participants must complete an athlete or artist interest form prior to tryouts or auditions. Interest forms and try out schedules are both available at www.LevisJCC.org/
About the JCC Maccabi Games®
The JCC Maccabi Games® kicked off in 1982 with a big mission. It was designed in order to: provide Jewish youth with a supportive environment that fosters mutual respect and sportsmanship, where they can interact in an atmosphere of fun, democracy, and peace; cultivate a deeper understanding and instill an appreciation of Jewish values within Jewish youth, enrich their Jewish identity in an informal setting, and encourage their identification with the state of Israel; promote and encourage the health, physical fitness and well-being of Jewish youth through participation in recreational and athletic activities; and introduce Jewish youth to the international Maccabi Movement, which presents athletic, cultural, and social opportunities with Jews from around the world.
About the Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center
The Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center promotes and enhances Jewish culture, heritage and values through educational, spiritual, social, wellness and recreational programs for individuals of all ages. With a preschool, summer camp, family activities, athletics, cultural
arts, adult enrichment and special needs programming, as well as a thrift shop for bargain hunters, the Levis JCC offers something for everyone. Learn more at www.levisjcc.org.
Published at Wed, 14 Dec 2016 13:15:00 +0000