Camp J - Art & Science Specialty Camps

Camp J is where campers make memories and friendships that last a lifetime! With program options for every age and interest, Camp J is the place for your child to grow and shine.

In addition to our General Camp & Sports Camp programs, Camp J offers a wide variety of specialty camps throughout the summer to keep your camper engaged and actively learning!

The REP Theatre Camps


Students create dialogue, action and characters through creative play, story building and theater games to build an original story! Musical-based classes also incorporate singing and dancing as story-telling tools. Each week is based on a different theme to create new adventures all summer long! Grades 1-2

$270 per week ($240 JCC members)

Week 4 (6/26-6/30): Sing!

Week 5 (7/3-7/7): Minecraft Adventure Mode

Week 6 (7/10-7/14): Disney Villains Sing Out

Week 7 (7/17-7/24): A Troll Party

Week 8 (7/24-7/28): Disney Sing Along

Week 9 (7/31-8/4): Elena of Avalor Rules!




$495 per 2-week session ($450 JCC members); Grades 3-8


Session A: Beauty and the Beast Jr., Weeks 4-5 (6/26-7/7)

The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity.


Session B: Jungle Book Kids (Weeks 6-7; 7/10-7/21)

Banished by the ferocious tiger, Shere Khan, a human boy named Mowgli and his panther friend, Bagheera, are on the run in the deepest parts of the jungle. On their journey, the two meet a sinister snake named Kaa, a herd of elephants and a giant bear named Baloo, who teaches them the swingin’ musical rhythms of the jungle. After surviving a dangerous encounter with a band of monkeys led by King Louie, Mowgli and Bagheera are forced to run for their lives. When Shere Khan returns, our heroes must rally their fellow animals into battle and restore peace throughout the jungle.
Session C: Madagascar Jr. (Weeks 8-9; 7/24-8/4)
Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo, and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Madagascar – A Musical Adventure Jr. follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

Art & Science Camps


Weeks 1 (6/5-6/9) & 10 (8/7-8/11); $355 per week ($299 JCC members)

Each day features different take-home projects that will include the pottery wheel, clay sculpture, canvas painting, crafts, and more! Grades K-8


MAD SCIENCE: Grossology!

Week 2 (6/12-6/16); $355 per week ($299 JCC members)

You’ve never had so much fun with the ooey, gooey, and gross things of science! Join us as we get down and dirty with the human body; you’ll even make your own model cells and drinkable blood! Grades K-8


MAD SCIENCE: Crazy Chemistry Lab

Week 10 (8/7-8/11); $355 per week ($299 JCC members)

Learn to recognize chemical reactions, check out the colors of chemistry with the power of pH paper, probe the properties of light and discover some unusual applications of glow-in-the-dark technology! Grades K-8


iBrickAcademy LEGO® CAMP

Weeks 1 (6/5-6/9) and 3 (6/19-6/23); $355 per week ($299 JCC members)
JUST ADDED! Weeks 6 (7/10-7/14) and 8 (7/24-7/28)

Work with the LEGO® Mindstorm NXT Robotics and EV3 sets to learn programming, building, and the art and science behind robotics engineering. Grades K-8


Weeks 6 and 8: Choose from two exciting programs each week! Options are:

LEGO Robotics

Using the new EV3 Robot, campers will get deeper into builds and skill-building activities. The curriculum used for all of our camps comes from LEGO© Education and is carefully planned by our founder drawing from 20+ years of robotics teaching, training and curriculum development for schools and various departments of education across the US. The skill sets learned during the week include real programming and engineering principles which can be applied beyond the camp.


LEGO Master Builder
For decades, LEGO© enthusiasts have wondered “how’d they do that” when they see a LEGO© Master Builder at work or when they open the newest set from the store. This Camp features the LEGO© Master Builder Academy Sets, Series 1-12. You don’t want miss out on learning how to build better, to scale and add all of the tricks of the masters! Featuring everything from stable build techniques to micro design to wheeled autos, everyone who attends this camp will learn how to be a Master Builder!

Sports & Fitness Camps


Weeks 1 (6/5-6/9) & 10 (8/7-8/11); $255 per week ($230 JCC members)

Come learn from the best coaches around and work on your game to prepare for the fall basketball season. All players receive a Magic game ticket, t-shirt and ball. Grades 1-8



Weeks 1 (6/5-6/9) & 10 (8/7-8/11); $225 per week ($199 JCC members)

Explore a variety of dance styles! We will view musicals and ballets to stimulate creativity and exploration as we create our own dance routines. The week concludes with a dance recital on Friday afternoon. Grades 1-8



Week 10 (8/7-8/11); $225 per week ($199 JCC members)

Kids will be introduced to physical fitness, test their limits and create healthy habits. We’ll also learn how to properly use all of the equipment in the Rosen JCC fitness center! Grades 3-8