New for 2019!!  Week-by-week registration options. Towel Service for all campers.  Lunch included. 
Early drop off and after camp programs available.


Trained educators lead most camp group. Small ratios to educators and screened counselors. Onsite nurse. Our Camp Directors and many staff are certified as Mental Health First Aiders by the National Council for Behavioral Health 2019-2022.
Indoor air-conditioned facilities plus outdoor covered spaces and playgrounds for lunch and play.

Full SummerMonday, July 1 – Friday, August 16, 2019
Session IMonday, July 1 – Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Session IIThursday, July 25 –  Friday, August 16, 2019
End of Summer CampsMonday, August 19 – Friday, August 30, 2019

Camp Gadol

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2 yrs – entering grade 4
Our traditional day camp introduces campers to a variety of professionally led activities and weekly special events including instructional and recreational swim in our heated indoor pool (sprinkler activities for ages 2-3), gymnastics, a variety of different sports activities, arts & crafts, nature, and much more. Early drop off/late pick up available.


Summer Arts Center (SAC)

SAC was developed for the creative and independent child who is interested in the arts. Campers create a custom schedule of up to 20 different classes/week (4/day), all taught by professionals in the field.


Dance Intensive Camp

dance camp

For campers entering grades 6 and up
The serious and experienced dance student will enjoy a comprehensive curriculum of dance and dance-related classes taught by professionals.


Swim Camp

swim camp

For ages 9 and up, with Level 3 swim or higher. 
Each day includes 2- 60 minute Instructional swim lessons,
Swim Sports activities, Intro to Junior Water Rescues, Fun, Games, Special Projects, Aqua Zumba.  
Swim test will be required.


CIT/LIT Program

For teens ages 14 &15

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The CIT/LIT Experience offers teens the opportunity to gain hands-on counselor training and leadership experience with social action initiatives and weekly trips. CITs that successfully complete our summer program may be invited back as a junior counselor.


Gymnastics Summer Sessions

gymnastics camp

Extend your camp day with one of our recreational gymnastics classes, open to all.  Then come flip around with us for a week of Gymnastics geared towards all levels and backgrounds at our August Summer Gymnastics Experience.  After an evaluation, your child will be placed in the appropriate group for the week. This is the perfect way to explore and/or develop your child’s gymnastics abilities.  Ages 5 – 18.  

August 12 – 16, 9am – 3pm

August 19 – 23, 9am – 3pm


Toward Tomorrow

For children 3-5 years

The Toward Tomorrow program provides children 3-5 years with developmental needs a nurturing learning and recreational summer experience. School District approval is required for acceptance. Half-day and Full-day options are available. Inclusion opportunities in collaboration with Camp Gadol are available.



Please visit the Camps Forms page for registration and other required forms.

No camp Thursday, July 4    Fitness Center discounts available with enrollment in JCCMW Summer Camps.


End of Summer August Programs:  Monday, August 12 – Friday, August 23th


New! Advanced Ballet Intensive

August 12 -16, 2019
More details will be available soon.


TADA! Musical Drama Week

Add a week of theatre to your summer. JCCMW is once again teaming up with TADA!, a unique Drama Desk award-winning non-profit youth theater from NYC that produces original musicals for children, teens, and family audiences.  We will write, rehearse and perform a musical in just 5 days.

Dates and Fee: TBD


End of Summer Gymnastics Experience

Come flip around with us for a week of Gymnastics geared towards all levels and backgrounds at our August Summer Gymnastics Experience.  After an evaluation, your child will be placed in the appropriate group for the week. This is the perfect way to explore and/or develop your child’s gymnastics abilities.  Ages 5 – 18.  

August 19 –  23, 2019

August 26 – 30, 2019


Fashion Runway

For ages 6-13.  With help from Sew Happy, children will have fun making an outfit for the catwalk while learning the skills of hand and machine sewing. Challenges and games along the way keep this program upbeat and happy!

Dates and Fee: TBD


Caryn Symons, Director of Camping

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Caryn

This is Caryn’s eleventh year as Director of Camping at the JCCMW. In addition to 13 years as a teacher of all ages in the Nursery School, and Nursery school Director since 2015, she was a Head Counselor at Camp Gadol for four years prior to becoming Director of Camping in 2010. She brings to camp a love of children and her own brand of creativity, enthusiasm and community spirit that will enrich each child’s camp experience. Caryn received her Masters Degree in Education from Queens College and was an award winning High School Guidance Counselor before raising her two sons, who are both alumni of the JCCMW Nursery School and Camp. Contact Caryn at 914-472-3300 x 336 or symonsc@jccmw.org.