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JCC Vacation Days

Key Features

  • Fascinating field trips
  • Top notch entertainers
  • Swimming
  • Sports
  • Arts ’n Crafts

Fun when there’s no school in Chicago, Northbrook & Skokie

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
No school? No problem! Your kids will welcome the fun with a day “off” at JCC. Vacation Days spark creativity with engaging programming… sports, swimming and all kinds of great games. Our experienced staff have a wide variety of child-approved activities up their sleeves, plus our field trips provide valuable experiences to your child. Back at the “J,” make way for entertainers! From music to juggling, these top notch specialists get your kids dancing, singing and laughing! Everyone wins with JCC Vacation Days!

For more information about Vacation Days, contact Amy Kellogg.
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606

 

Upcoming Vacation Days and Registration

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Apr
1
Wed
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Shedd Aquarium
Kids will get to explore the largest indoor aquarium in the world, with more than 8000 aquatic animals. The kids will enjoy the Waters of the World, Caribbean Reef, Amazon Rising, Wild Reef and the Oceanarium.
Kids will need to bring a LUNCH ONLY

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

 

 

 

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Apr
2
Thu
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Party Time Palace
Enjoy a jam packed day at Party Time Palace with your JCC friends. Party Time Palace is an indoor family entertainment center featuring laser tag, inflatables, mechanical bull riding, interactive games, miniature golf and train rides.
Kids will need to bring a LUNCH and MUST be wearing SOCKS!!

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

 

 

 

 

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Apr
3
Fri
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Fitness & Fun Day!
Kids will enjoy an action packed day at Bernard Horwich JCC filled with sports, fun and an hour of swimming! There will be martial arts, yoga, relay races and a soccer game! Your kids will get their workouts in! Kids are encouraged to show off their team spirit by wearing their favorite sport team t-shirt. Kids will need a lunch along with a bathing suit and towel.

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
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Bernard Horwich JCC | 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chicago
Email: wsinger@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.516.5883
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Apr
6
Mon
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Movie & Bowling
Kids will get to see a latest movie “Home” at AMC theatre in Chicago in the morning then head over to the new Chicago Pinstripes for afternoon of bowling.
Kids will need to bring a LUNCH ONLY

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Bernard Horwich JCC | 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chicago
Email: wsinger@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.516.5883
Register Online

 

 

 

 

 

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Apr
7
Tue
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Monkey Island
One of the kids’ favorite locations to go is Monkey Island. It has tunnels, bounce houses, climbing structures, basketball court and a soccer field. The kids will come home tired after a day of running, bouncing and having a blast with their new JCC friends. Monkey Island is in Melrose Park- check out their website: http://www.playmonkeyisland.com/about.php
Kids will need to bring a LUNCH and MUST be wearing SOCKS!!

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Bernard Horwich JCC | 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chicago
Email: wsinger@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.516.5883
Register Online

 

 

 

 

 

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Apr
8
Wed
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Schaumburg Water Works
We will be heading to Schaumburg Park District’s Water Works for a fun day of splashing around in their indoor water playground with gradual Beachlike Entry Pool. Water Works has a lot of activities for the kids to enjoy including water slides, rapid water channel as well as a diving pool. Kids will need to bring a LUNCH, SWIMSUIT AND TOWEL.

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Bernard Horwich JCC | 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chicago
Email: wsinger@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.516.5883
Register Online

 

 

 

 

 

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Apr
9
Thu
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Enchanted Castle
Enjoy a day of fun at Chicago’s best arcade and amusement park. Ride bumper cars, play mini golf and jump around in the indoor gym. The Enchanted Castle of Lombard is one of three Chicago-land family entertainment centers comprising the Trails Entertainment Center Corporation. Attractions include laser tag, indoor go-karts, bumper cars, 250 games. Check out their website to see all the fun things we will be doing! Bring a lunch only.
http://www.enchanted.com/indexLombard.html


Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

Bernard Horwich JCC | 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chicago
Email: wsinger@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.516.5883
Register Online

 

 

 

 

 

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Apr
16
Thu
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Apr 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

Lincoln Park Zoo

Lions, Tigers, Bears OH MY!  Lincoln Park Zoo is a world of wildlife in the shadow of skyscrapers. Kids will be exploring the different exhibits from the Farm in the Zoo, Regenstein Center for African Apes, Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House and the Kovler Lion House along with many others.  Kids will need to bring a lunch ONLY.

 

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
Register Online

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online

Bernard Horwich JCC | 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chicago
Email: wsinger@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.516.5883
Register Online

 

 

 

 

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Apr
17
Fri
Vacation Day @ Hyde Park JCC
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
No school? No problem! Your kids will welcome the fun and festivities with a day “off” at JCC. Fast-paced and stimulating, our JCC Vacation Days sparks creativity with engaging programming that tires them out… sports, swimming and all kinds of great games. Our experienced staff have a wide variety of child-approved activities up their sleeves, as well as ideas for popular places to go! Our field trips are enjoyable outings that provide valuable experiences to your child. Back at the “J,” make way for entertainers! From music to juggling, these top notch specialists get your kids dancing, singing and giggling! Everyone wins with JCC Vacation Days!

 

Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
Register Online


 

Visit JCC Vacation Days >>

Jun
8
Mon
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
No school? No problem! Your kids will welcome the fun and festivities with a day “off” at JCC. Fast-paced and stimulating, our JCC Vacation Days sparks creativity with engaging programming that tires them out… sports, swimming and all kinds of great games. Our experienced staff have a wide variety of child-approved activities up their sleeves, as well as ideas for popular places to go! Our field trips are enjoyable outings that provide valuable experiences to your child. Back at the “J,” make way for entertainers! From music to juggling, these top notch specialists get your kids dancing, singing and giggling! Everyone wins with JCC Vacation Days!

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online   Register for a week of Vacation Days

Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online Register for a week of Vacation Days


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Vacation Days
Registration


Chicago-Lakeview
Florence G. Heller JCC

Chicago-Hyde Park
Hyde Park JCC

Chicago-West Rogers Park
Bernard Horwich JCC

Lake Zurich
Lake County Campus

Northbrook
Bernard Weinger JCC

Skokie
Mayer Kaplan JCC

 

Parents must complete a child information form.


Bernard Horwich JCC
Bernard Weinger JCC
CJDS
Florence G. Heller JCC
Hyde Park JCC
Lake County Campus
Mayer Kaplan JCC
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