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JCC MidWestchester

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summer DAYS AT THE J - a Summer Packed with Fun!

Registration is now OPEN!!

Sibling discounts – save $100 on the second (and third, and fourth) child in your family when signing up for the same session!

A Traditional Day Camp for Children 3-1st Grade

I am so pleasantly surprised with the [Camp] experience. Although I had heard great things, I needed to see for myself. My daughter had the best time at all of the activities whether beading, music, magic or Mandarin“. 
Jodi G.

Other Summer Activities: Speciality Camps for Kids with Passion

Dance Intensive

A Summer Dance Camp in Westchester, NY. Dancers entering 6th grade and up have an extraordinary opportunity to train with professionals at the JCCMW’s Dance Summer Intensive. 

We offer beautiful spacious studios and a holistic approach to dance
Ages: 12-18/grades 6-12

  • 2 week options or full summer, Monday, June 28 – Friday, August 6 from 10:30am – 1:30pm.
  • Each day begins with an hour and a half technique class taught by former professionals in the field, followed by pointe, variations, ballet in the pool or PBT (a conditioning method developed specifically for ballet dancers)
  • All classes taught by experienced professional dancers in their field
  • All classes held in the building, Monday-Thursday, 10:30 AM-1:30 PM

Dance Intensive Junior

Designed for the younger pre-pointe dancer.  
Ages 8-11
Monday-Friday, 9am-1:30pm

Dancers will begin their day with a technique class followed by classical variations

Throughout the week other classes will include: 

  • ballet in the pool
  • choreography
  • dance history
  • PBT (a conditioning method developed specifically for ballet dancers)
  • stage-makeup,  or costume design

 

Gymnastics Ninja Adventure

A summer gymnastics program for gymnasts of all ages and abilities.  Boys and Girls.  Going beyond traditional gymnastics programs to incorporate tumbling, ninja challenges, parkour and more!

Monday-Friday
9am – 4pm

The Gymnastics Ninja Adventure is comprised of several “workshop weeks” to ensure each participant reaches their full potential over the course of 6 weeks.  Your child’s day will consist of six coached rotations, including apparatus training, recreational activities, strength and flexibility.  Come flip, swing, jump, and fly through the curriculum with us.

** Gymnastics ** Cheer **Parkour ** Dance **Creative Movement**

Sandbox Theatre Drama Camps

Choose from 2, 2-week sessions. Monday-Friday, 9:15am – 3:45pm.

Our JCC Camps will culminate in a LIVE, fully staged performance with sets, costumes, and lights on STAGE at the JCC! Following all current protocols, an audience will be welcome to come for FREE to see our final production!

The Little Mermaid Jr., July 12 – July 23
Ages 6-13
The story of Ariel and all her friends under the sea come to life on stage! Featuring all the beloved characters and songs from the classic Disney movie.

Frozen Jr.,  August 9 – August 20
Ages 6-13
Elsa and Anna take the stage at the JCC this summer! Featuring all the beloved characters and songs from the Disney film!

All Important details

  • Children are grouped by age.  Please register for the age/grade level your child will enter in September.
  • Drop off will take place in our Main Parking Lot.  We will meet you at the car in our drop-off circle.  Parents need to complete the LiveSafe daily health check questionnaire each day for their camper – a green check will give you admission.  Parents are not allowed in the building.
  • Pick up will be from the marquee tent in the Main Parking Lot.
  • Masks are required to be worn at all times except while the camper is in the pool.
  • Campers should bring a packed lunch, 1-2 snacks and a labelled water bottle.  We ask you to provide kosher style meals and respect our nut policy.  We are unable to refrigerate and/or heat lunches.
  • Campers 4 and older in the Day Camp will swim at least twice a week.  Other programs will swim at least once a week.  Bring your own towel!