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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

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November – December 2014

Nov
24
Mon
Vacation Day @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Spend the day enjoying a Pajama Party play games, make puppy chow, and decorate pillowcases and much more! We will also have an hour of open swim! Don’t forget your swimsuit, towel and lunch!

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
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Nov
25
Tue
Vacation Day @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Nov 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Strike It Up! Join us at Weinger JCC for a fun morning of bowling followed by a dip in the pool afterwards to cool off. Don’t forget your swimsuit, towel and a lunch.

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
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Nov
26
Wed
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

Get up close at the Peggy Notebart Nature Museum to more than 75 species of exotic butterflies and stunning bird species from the Southern hemisphere in a 2,700 square-foot greenhouse filled with pools of water, flowers, tropical trees and 1,000 butterflies, including those never-before-seen in our region. See the nature inside your house and the ecology within your walls. Kids will need a lunch only. No swimming today.


Bring a lunch.

(No AFTERCARE today)

Bernard Weinger JCC | 300 Revere Dr., Northbrook
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
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Mayer Kaplan JCC, 5050 Church St., Skokie
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
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Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

Have a blast at Hollywood Park in Crestwood, IL. Enjoy bumper cars to bump cars out of their way, use their catlike skills to climb up the rock wall, dodge the beams through the Lazer Maze and show skills in the video game arcade. Check out all that Hollywood Park has to offer: http://www.hollywoodfunpark.com/attraction
Bring a lunch.

(No AFTERCARE today)

Florence G. Heller JCC, 524 W. Melrose, Chicago
Email: dschwartzbaum@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.938.8349
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Hyde Park JCC | 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago
Email: Josh Kramer | Phone: 773.966.1069
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Bernard Horwich JCC | 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chicago
Email: wsinger@gojcc.org | Phone: 773.516.5883
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Dec
11
Thu
Vacation Day @ Vacation Day for CJDS
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Camp Time Fun with lanyards, perler beads and spin art. The kids will also be playing games in the gym and an hour of swimming. Kids will be bussed to the Mayer Kaplan JCC for the day. Pick up and drop off will be at the Florence Heller JCC. Kids will need their bathing suit and towel along with a lunch.

CJDS | 524 Melrose., Chicago
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
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*Must have a minimum of 12 registrants to run this program

 

 

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Dec
12
Fri
Vacation Day @ Vacation Day for CJDS
Dec 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
Winter Wonderland is the theme of the day with games in the gym, hour of swimming as well as winter themed crafts.Kids will be bussed to the Mayer Kaplan JCC for the day.  Pick up and drop off will be at the Florence Heller JCC.  Kids will need their bathing suit and towel along with a lunch.

CJDS | 524 Melrose., Chicago
Email: Amy Kellogg | Phone: 847.763.3606
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*Must have a minimum of 12 registrants to run this program

 

 

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Dec
22
Mon
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Dec 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
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.

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

Lake County Jewish Community Campus, 23280 N. Old McHenry Rd., Lake Zurich
Email: Amy Kellogg| Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

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Dec
23
Tue
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Dec 23 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)
JCC Chicago welcomes magician Gary Kantor for a morning of magic then we will swim in the afternoon. Gary will amaze us with his tricks and the kids will get to bring a trick home with them. Check out Gary Kantor’s website at www.garykantor.com. Kids will need to bring 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

Lake County Jewish Community Campus, 23280 N. Old McHenry Rd., Lake Zurich
Email: Amy Kellogg| Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

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Dec
24
Wed
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Dec 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

Just DANCE!!

Come join JCC as we dance the morning away with Personalities DJ Company at the Mayer Kaplan JCC! We will spend the afternoon cooling off from the dance party with a dip in the pool! Bring lunch, towel and swimsuit. Children will be bused to the Kaplan JCC to participate.  (No AFTERCARE today)

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

Lake County Jewish Community Campus, 23280 N. Old McHenry Rd., Lake Zurich
Email: Amy Kellogg| Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

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Dec
29
Mon
Vacation Day @ Various Locations
Dec 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kindergarten through 5th Grade (Ages 5-11)

An awesome day starts at the Skokie Skatium ice arena for a twirl on the ice and then head to the Mayer Kaplan JCC for a dip in the pool. Bring a bathing suit and towel along with a lunch.

 

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

Lake County Jewish Community Campus, 23280 N. Old McHenry Rd., Lake Zurich
Email: Amy Kellogg| Phone: 847.763.3606
Register Online

 

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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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