Holiday Camps

2022 Winter Camp: Week 1

Session 1: Monday- Friday, December 19 - 23, 2022 | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join us for a week of fun filled session of Winter Camp. We offer an exciting variety of activities for every interest in a supportive and enriching environment. All camps include sports, art, games and more, as well as swimming (weather permitting).

MINECRAFT ENGINEERING W/ LEGO | GRADES K - 3
Venture into the world of Minecraft in our unique LEGO experience. Get ready to build your base, craft your tools, use your Minecart to harvest raw resources, and battle to stop the Ender Dragon from ending the world. Come explore the endless possibilities of LEGO!

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THE MAGIC OF SCIENCE | GRADES K - 3
Our knowledge of the laws that govern our universe (aka science) is always growing. It seems like each new generation comes up with new scientific creations that would be inconceivable to the generation before. In “The Magic of Science” we will explore the many interesting things science can do that you may never have even thought possible. Prepare to be amazed by the powers of science!

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JUNIOR CAKE BOSS | GRADES K - 3
For allthe young aspiring bakers outthere, camperswill learn the fundamentals of preparing and decorating awide variety of sweet treats. Bonus,theywill getto eattheir sweettreats too! Campers will have a blast, endulge in delicious treats and excercise their creativity in this awesome camp!

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AROUND THE WORLD IN 5 DAYS COOKING | GRADES 4 - 7
The best way to get to know a culture is through food. Food brings us together and introduces our taste buds to exciting new flavors. During our week we will journey around the world trying our hand at curry, learn to hand roll sushi, and other fun locations and foods.

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2022 Winter Camp: Week 2

Session 2: Monday- Friday, December 26 - 30, 2022 | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join us for a week of fun filled session of Winter Camp. We offer an exciting variety of activities for every interest in a supportive and enriching environment. All camps include sports, art, games and more, as well as swimming (weather permitting).

ADVENTURES IN STEM W/ LEGO | GRADES K-3
Let your imagination run wild with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer designed projects and use special pieces to create your own unique designs!

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ICKY STICKY SCIENCE | GRADES K-3
Is your camper the type with an insatiable curiosity that even dirt and slime can't stop? Do they love nothing more than experimenting with the slimiest, gooiest, ickiest and stickiest stuff they can get their hands on? Icky Sticky Science camp is perfect for your inquisitive young camper who just so happens to love all that is slimy!

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TOP CHEF COOKING | GRADES K-3
Top Chef Cooking teaches campers how to make a wide variety of different foods using a wide variety of cooking methods. Children will learn cooking techniques in a safe environment with some of our most experienced teachers. Your camper will learn how to make dishes from a variety of different cultures!

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ESCAPE ROOM | GRADES 4-7
Partnering with the PuzzleMazement Escape Room, this camp offers campers a chance to test their skills in mobile challenges,and teaches kids how to create their own escape rooms. Codes, riddles, puzzles and devices will exercise their brain power and build teamwork as we explore the story and flow of escape rooms.

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TOP CHEF: JUST DESSERTS | GRADES 4-7
Let your campers satisfy their sweet tooth with Top Chef: Just Desserts Camp! As far as introductions to the tools and techniques of cooking go, this camp is, well… pretty sweet! Campers will learn cooking techniques in a safe environment. Throughout the week we will explore and maybe even build on some classic dessert recipes, along with adding some new recipes you wouldn’t believe tasted so good!

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Holiday Camp Information

 

WHAT TO BRING:

Vegetarian lunch including fish(No Shellfish), reusable water bottle, bathing suit, and towel. Masks are optional. Closed-toe shoes are required. Swim/ Water Play weather permitting.

 

DROP OFF & PICK UP:

  • Drop Off: 9:00 a.m. / Pick up: 3:30 p.m. (Unless otherwise noted) in the front parking lot of the JCC off Executive Drive
  • From Regents Road: Turn onto Executive Dr. and then turn into the parking lot of the JCC
  • From Genesee: turn onto Executive Dr. and then turn into the front parking lot
  • Staff will greet campers to escort them in.

 

EXTENDED CARE for Winter/Spring Camps Only (Available for an extra fee):

Monday - Friday: 8:00–9:00 a.m. Monday - Thursday: 3:30–5:30 p.m. 

Price: $13.50 per hour | JCC Member Price: $13.00 per hour.

Late pick-up fee: $1.00 per minute.

 

MEDICATION:

Please deliver any medication to the Director. Medication must be in a prescription bottle labeled with name, phone number, and dosage, and with written medical authorization. Medication must be claimed within three days post-camp, or it will be disposed of.

 

LOST & FOUND:

Parents are encouraged to put their child’s name on items brought to camp. The JCC is not responsible for lost, damaged, or stolen personal items.

 

LUNCH & SNACK:

Please pack a vegetarian(peanut-free) lunch and drink daily (no meat, poultry, or Shellfish). Write your child’s name on his/her lunch bag. Lunches will be kept in a cool place, not refrigerated. A snack and iced water are provided.

 

INCLUSION:

Our programs welcome children with disabilities on a space-available basis, contact Wendy Smith at 858.362.1123.

 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Camp Jaycee: Office (858) 362-1132 | www.campjaycee.com