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About JCC Day Camp

There’s no place like summer camp!

Just around the corner, down the road or a short bus ride away, kids 3 years to 10th grade spend up to eight weeks in a special world designed just for them at JCC Day Camp. Devoted, professional camp directors work year-round hiring the best staff, looking for the most popular activities and finding the newest, most-amazing field trip destinations.

Our Apachi Camps include:

Our Neighborhood Day Camps include:

We are proud of our Jewish heritage and seamlessly weave tradition, values and spirit into camp days. Our American Red Cross Swim program led by accredited instructors and lifeguards is applauded year after year for developing successful swimmers. Campers easily make new friends in our camp environment that encourages cooperation, teamwork, taking care of our world and enriching community.

Take a few minutes to browse our website. We welcome the opportunity to speak with you and to help find the best summer camp option for your child and family.


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