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When school’s out, the fun begins! The JCC day, overnight and specialized camps and programs provide a fun, safe and nurturing Jewish environment for learning new skills, developing self-confidence, gaining new experiences and making friends. JCC camps and programs are open to all boys and girls.

Browse the table below to find the camp that's right for you.

 

Camp Name Description Location Age 2014 Dates

All*Star Swim

Bus available

JCC Karishim swim team head coach Adrian Eagles will break down all aspects of every stroke, including turns and starts. Swim with athletes of your own skill level in a fun, relaxed and valuable week of swimming. Must be level four or above.

Newton Entering grades 2-9 TBD

Basketball

Bus available

Develop the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, shooting and laying defense while building self-confidence and teamwork.

Newton

Entering grades K-5

TBD

Empow Camp

Bus available

Learn computer animation, engineering, robotics, graphic design, video production and video game design all in a specially equipped technology classroom in this one-week, mind-expanding program.

Newton Entering grades 3-8

August: 18-22; 25-29

JCC Early
Learning Center Summer Program (Brookline/Brighton)

Enjoy a safe, nurturing environment that promotes physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of young children, all while having a ton of fun all summer long both inside and outdoors.

Brookline
/Brighton
15 months-5 years Session 1: June 23-July 18
Session 2: July 21-August 15
Special 9th week: August 18-22

JCC Early
Learning Center Summer Program (Hingham)

Enjoy a safe, nurturing environment that promotes physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of young children, all while having a ton of fun all summer long both inside and outdoors.

Hingham 15 months-5 years Eight one-week sessions June 23-August 15

JCC Early
Learning Center Summer Program (Newton)

Enjoy a safe, nurturing environment that promotes physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of young children, all while having a ton of fun all summer long both inside and outdoors.

Newton 2-5 years

Session 1: June 23-July 18
Session 2: July 21-August 15

JCC Early
Learning Center Summer Program (Sharon)

Enjoy a safe, nurturing environment that promotes physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of young children, all while having a ton of fun all summer long both inside and outdoors.

Sharon 15 months-5 years

Nine-week session June 23-August 22 (four-week minimum)

JCC Early
Learning Center Summer Program (Wayland)

Enjoy a safe, nurturing environment that promotes physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of young children, all while having a ton of fun all summer long both inside and outdoors.

Wayland 2 years 6 months -
5 years

Eight one-week sessions June 23-August 15 (two-week minimum)

JCC Grossman
Camp

Bus available

Be active, have fun and make new friends at JCC Grossman Camp, a general day camp that encourages exploration, skill development and community building. Jewish themes are woven through camp life. Broad range of activities including sports, arts, adventure and fully equipped waterfront. Westwood

Ages 4.5-15

CITs entering
grade 10

Every week from June 23-August 15

(2 week minimum)

JCC Kaleidoscope Creative Arts &
Science Camp

Bus available

Spread creative wings, have fun, make new friends and stay active with the opportunity to experiment with the arts and science – and a healthy dose of sports and the great outdoors.   Newton

Entering grades K-8

CITs entering
grades 9-11

Every week from June 23-August 15

(2, 4, 6, and 8 week sessions)

JCC Camp Kingswood

Bus available

Be active, make friends and develop skills and self-confidence in an overnight camp setting emphasizing community, outdoor living, Jewish values, long-standing traditions, and fun activities. Broad sports, creative and cultural arts program. Bridgton, ME Entering grades 3-11

Session 1: June 25-July 20 (3 1/2 weeks)

Session 2: July 21-August 13 (3 1/2 weeks)

5 1/2 weeks: June 25-August 3

7 weeks: June 25-August 13

JCC Camp K'Tzat Just a little bit of fun. Four days at the end of the summer designed for first-time overnight campers at JCC Camp Kingswood. Bridgton, ME Entering grades 1-5 August 17-20

JCC
Camp Kingswood

One week of fun camp JCC Camp Kingswood activities for boys and girls ages 7-10. Bridgton, ME Entering grades 3-11 July 21-July 27

JCC Camp Kingswood Intro to Camping

Bus available

Two weeks at camp for boys and girls entering grades 3-5. Bridgton. ME Entering grades 3-5 June 25-July 8

July 21-August 3

JCC Camp Kingswood Zohar (Special Needs) Program

Fully integrated camp experience for boys and girls ages 10-17 with developmental disabilities, high functioning spectrum disorders, and neurological and learning challenges. Family interview required. Bridgton, ME Ages 10-17

JCC Camp Kingswood Family Camp

A fun filled weekend for the entire family to enjoy. Includes a spiritually inclusive family Shabbat experience and all the activities you can handle: campfires, lake swimming and boating, hikes, and your favorite sports. Bridgton, ME Families of all ages August 15-17

JCC Camp Kingswood
CIT Program

Prepare to be a counselor at Kingswood, JCC Grossman Camp and others camps. Interview required. Bridgton. ME Entering grade 11 June 22-August 13

JCC Maccabi
Games

Bus available

Compete against teen athletes ages 13-17 in an Olympics® style competition and year-round practices and social events. Tryout required. Location varies year to year. TBD Teens TBD

Mini-Sports

Play soccer, baseball, basketball and other games in a supportive, instructional atmosphere, with time for free swim. Newton Entering grades
PreK-1
TBD

Rich Gedman
Baseball

Bus available

Rich Gedman baseball professionals work on the basics with younger campers while older campers drill and prepare for higher level little league play.

Newton Entering grades 1-5 TBD

Swim/Tennis
Half-Day

Bus available

Two hours of tennis instruction each day along with swim instruction, arts and crafts and free swim.

Newton Entering grades K-2 TBD

Tennis

Bus available

A recreation-focused environment combined with the latest training techniques will help improve skills at every level. Each day includes instruction, drills, games, match play and free swim. Led by USPTA certified  tennis pro Rolf Bonnell. Newton Entering grades 3-8 TBD

Tri-Star Soccer

Bus available

Tri-Star soccer staff create an atmosphere of fun and learning while assisting young players in developing soccer skills, tactics, teamwork, sportsmanship and self-confidence. Newton Entering grades K-4 TBD

Wide-World of
Sports

Bus available

Designed for the all-around player interested in baseball, basketball, soccer, wiffle ball, kickball, flag football, tennis, capture the flag and more, all while making friends and learning teamwork. Newton Entering grades K-4

TBD


 


 
Bus available

 
Special needs accessible

 
Full-day program available

 
Half-day program available