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At the Minnesota JCC, we are more than a gym. We are a community. As a part of our community, you’ll be inspired to live a healthier life, become more active, and pursue your interests at our welcoming and inclusive Community Center. Join the supportive community and start your fitness journey, bounce back or recommit to building healthy habits every day!

Health & Wellness

Our Health & Wellness programs feature trained and certified staff who support you at all levels and focus on your individual needs. We offer aquatics, fitness, wellness and sports & recreational activities.

Fitness & Conditioning Center with:

  • Cardiovascular equipment
  • Strength training equipment
  • Free weights
  • Stretching areas

More than 40 complimentary Group Exercise Classes a week, including:

  • CardioKick and HIIT
  • Dance formats including ZUMBA® and Oula
  • Water Fitness
  • Cycle
  • Barre and Mat Pilates
  • Yoga


  • Exos-certified personal trainers
  • Comprehensive Swim Lesson Programs
  • Sauna, whirlpool and steam room
  • Indoor swimming pool (and Outdoor at Sabes Center)
  • Full court gymnasium
  • Indoor running/walking track
  • Babysitting services while you work out (Coming soon to Sabes)
  • Youth and Adult recreational programming


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Youth & Family Programming
Our Youth & Family Department has something for the whole family, during both in and out-of-school time, including:

  • NAEYC accredited Early Childhood Center (6 weeks–Pre-K)
  • After-School and School’s Out programs
  • Summer camps for ages 3–15
  • Teen leadership opportunities
  • All Children’s Theater (ACT) productions

Arts & Culture
We’re your one-stop spot for all things arts and culture. Our wide variety of programming is sure to have something for everyone, including:

  • Art exhibits in the JCC Gallery Wall
  • St. Paul JCC Symphony Orchestra Concerts
  • Music lessons
  • Israeli dancing
  • Twin Cities Jewish Book Series, Film Fest, & Humor Fest
  • Celebrations of Jewish life and culture

Social Opportunities & Services
Our Adult Department offers many programs and services for members, including:

  • Creative Writing Group
  • JCC Book Group
  • TC Talks!

We also offer supportive services for older adults, such as:

  • Rides to medical appointments and other errands
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Russian translation services

CLOSURE UPDATE: Sunday, July 14, 2024. The SABES CENTER MINNEAPOLIS is currently CLOSED due to a power outage and will REOPEN tomorrow (Monday, July 15) at its normal business hours. We apologize for the inconvenience.