For Campers K – 8th
All campers are invited to participate in one (or more) of our exciting specialty camps! With so many choices, we have something for everyone! Certain camps are only available for specific age groups. All campers need to bring a water bottle, dairy lunch (if not a purchased JCC lunch), swim suit, towel, sunscreen and wear tennis shoes, t-shirt, short/sweats, and socks. Also appropriate equipment where noted in descriptions. Snacks will be provided.
Check out all the fun Specialty Camps we are offering in 2018!
June 4 – June 8; August 6 – 10
2nd – 7th grade
By the end of the week campers will be able to sail from point A to B with minimal or no help from instructors, even with no previous experience. Campers will know the steps to putting a boat in the water and rigging it. Campers will know, possibly with partners help, how to completely rig their boat and get it ready to sail. Campers will be able, possibly with partners help, to completely put their boat, parts, and rig away at the end of the day.
Theatre Camp with Columbus Children’s Theatre
June 11 – June 29 ~ Full Day Camp
1st – 8th grade
Calling all aspiring young actors! This popular camp will teach students what it takes to become an actor. Learn basic theatre terminology, what goes into a production, how to build a scene and a character, and how to conquer stage fright. Students will also learn about the audition process and how they can do their best at their next audition. Campers will be performing three live performances.
Diebler Basketball Camp
June 18 – 22
1st – 3rd grade
Using our progressional curriculum and focusing on the whole player, we teach your child the skills they need for both on and off the court to be a better athlete. Our sport specific staff will focus on respect, teamwork and responsibility as they will start each day with a ‘skill of the day’ and progress in to drills and games making an unforgettable camp experience for your young athlete. After a week of passing, shooting, dribbling and rebounding you will see why this is one of our most popular programs.
Horseback Riding at Stealaway
June 25 – 29
1st – 3rd graders
Horse camp will be a positive experience for all! Campers will learn about horses, including grooming, feeding, clean up, and, of course… RIDING horses. This camp is appropriate for all experience levels. High lights of last year’s camp included baby kittens, baling twine, jewelry, and golf cart driving lessons in addition to the horse experience. Plenty of fresh air and exercise was had by all!
Taste of Camp Livingston – 2 Days
June 25 – 27
2nd grade and up
A waterfront with canoes, kayaks and AquaPark; a low and high ropes course and climbing wall; a swimming pool; endless hiking trails; a baseball diamond, tennis courts, a volleyball court, basketball courts, archery and athletic fields; a state-of-the art theater; and an arts and crafts center. It’s like four weeks squeezed into two amazing days of fun.
Camp Wise Weekend Experience
July 13 – 15
2nd grade and up
Swimming, boating, jet skiing, tubing, inflatable water trampolines, tennis, archery and mountain biking, campfires, singing and dancing, Arts & crafts, climbing tower, a magical camp Shabbat and havdallah, delicious kosher meals, special activities, horse stables and more. It’s like four weeks of Camp Wise squeezed into one amazing weekend of fun, all in the beautiful wooded surroundings of Chardon.
Camp Wise Week Experience
July 15 – 20
3rd grade and up
Swimming, boating, jet skiing, tubing, inflatable water trampolines, tennis, archery and mountain biking, campfires, singing and dancing, Arts & crafts, climbing tower, delicious kosher meals, special activities, evening programs and so much more. It’s like four weeks of Camp Wise squeezed into one amazing week of fun, all in the beautiful wooded surroundings of Chardon.
Cookie Decorating Extravaganza Camp
July 16 – 20
K – 3rd Grade
Are your children always “helping” in the kitchen, asking to bake cookies or a cake? Do they ask you how to cook? Roll up your sleeves, feel the dough between your fingers and get ready to bake and decorate. Whether your child is interested in becoming a baker or wants to learn the ins and outs of decorating then this is a wonderful opportunity. Campers will walk a way with their own tool set for decorating.
Circus of the Kids
July 23 – 27
K – 9th Grade
The only program of its kind in the country, specializing in making learning of the circus arts a fun-filled experience. While having all that fun with circus routines, campers are also injected with a healthy dose of self-reliance and esteem building.
Art Camp with Amy
July 30 – August 4
1st – 3rd graders
Art Camp inspires kids to reach beyond and create art that is unique to them. By doing so, kids feel empowered to be creative and expressive. It’s amazing to see just what kids design when given the freedom to explore and to express themselves creatively!