Dip into Summer 2024


Click here for your one day trial!

Visit the Aquatic Center at the Bender JCC

Take the opportunity to join the Bender JCC during the Summer of ’24! Get a 1-day trial and have the chance to dip into our pools and then swim all summer long. Come see the Herman Indoor Aquatic Center and Outdoor Pool (heated year-round!) with double flume slides, interactive play area, and connected playground. Also explore some of the other things the Bender JCC has to offer including:

Find your community – Here.

Quality programs, discounted rates & priority registration:

    • Arts & Culture events, including the Lessans Family Literary Series, CinemaJ, Polinger Artists of Excellence Concert Series
    • Family Programming including the Bender-Dosik Parenting Center and Grandparents Center
    • Bender JCC Preschool – Ages 18 months to 5 years
    • Lessans Camp JCC – Applications for Summer 2024 are open!
    • Program & Classes
    • A leader in inclusion (adults and youth/teen): The Bender JCC was founded on the belief that communities benefit when all people of all ability levels learn, grow, and celebrate together. Inclusion of those with disabilities has always been at the forefront of our mission and has made us an area leader in comprehensive disability inclusion, from our programming to our facilities.

All Are Welcome

The Bender JCC of Greater Washington is committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment that allows members and participants the opportunity to enhance their social, physical, intellectual and spiritual well-being. We look forward to sharing meaningful experiences and building a community with you.

We offer memberships to meet everyone’s needs. View our Membership Categories.  As a Bender JCC member, you can visit many JCC’s across the country, and we welcome your guests as well. Please view our guest privileges. For information, click here or contact Membership at 301-881-0100.

The Bender JCC embraces and welcomes the diversity of our community and encourages everyone to seek meaning and fulfillment by participating in our rich programming inspired by our Jewish heritage.

We open our doors to everyone, including people of all backgrounds, religions, abilities and sexual orientations, and interfaith couples and families.

Inclusion permeates our Center. Inclusion is belonging.