SYJCC SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS

FUN summer programs at affordable prices!!

No matter your child’s age, we have a camp custom designed with them in mind. Our unique pick-your-weeks program allows you to design your own summer. Our camps provide a wide range of general and specialty camps at two sites:

SYJCC in Commack has a full service 22 acre
facility with multiple sports fields, swimming
pools (indoor and outdoor), gyms and more.

SYJCC’s Junior, Tween & Sports camps operate at Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds (HKC) in Wheatley Heights.  This camp ground includes 540 acres of fields, hiking trails, swimming complex, zip lines and ropes course, golf range, sports fields, ecology and nature center.

Camps include:

• Camp Wonderland – An introduction to summer camp for little ones with sports, swimming, and special themed weeks.

• TACSY Theater Camp – Suffolk County’s premier theater arts camp.

• Specialty Camps – One-week programs in science, computer, and film.

• Junior, Tween and Sports Camps operate at Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds (HKC) in Wheatley Heights. 

SPECIAL OFFERS & ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR ALL CAMPERS

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CAMP WONDERLAND

CAMP WONDERLAND

Camp Wonderland is designed to be a nurturing introduction to summer day camp. Campers are placed in age appropriate groups with mature staff & engage in a variety of activities to stimulate your child’s imagination.

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JUNIOR DAY CAMP

JUNIOR DAY CAMP

A kaleidoscope of activities from pioneering & archery to swimming provides unforgettable experiences. Junior camp features trips, cookouts, entertainers, special events, & newly constructed courts & fields for your child’s fun.

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SPORTS CAMP

SPORTS CAMP

The SYJCC’s action packed, multi-sport program is designed for the sports enthusiast. Each day is filled with a variety of sports. From softball, soccer, volleyball, basketball, & swimming, sports campers are always on the move.

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TWEEN CAMP

TWEEN CAMP

Tween Camp takes day camp activities such as sports & other activities & combines it with the excitement of travel. All tweens have the option of various activities & one 3-day overnight trip each month.

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THEATER ARTS CAMP

THEATER ARTS CAMP

Imagine spending an entire day singing, dancing, acting, swimming & making friends for a lifetime. Here at SYJCC’s Theater Arts Camps our staff will teach & nurture the development of skills in all aspects of the theatre.

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SPECIALTY CAMPS

SPECIALTY CAMPS

Check out our specialty camps for kids looking for summer filled with science, computers, & film.

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CAMP WONDERLAND

Boys & Girls Ages 2-Grade 2 (by Dec.)
3 & 5 Day Options
Your child’s first camp experience will be filled with wondrous excitement! Groups are led by caring, nurturing & dedicated staff that work together to create a safe yet adventurous environment. Our Red Cross swim program teaches swimming in a non-threatening way in the SYJCC’s indoor & outdoor pools. Sports, Pony Rides, Music, Oneg, Shabbat, Special Events, Arts & Crafts & other fun-filled activities are held both outdoors on SYJCC’s campus & in air conditioned classrooms.

Fun for 3’s
This introduction to camp allows 3-year-olds who may not be ready for a full camp day to take part in the excitement that camp offers. Led by mature & caring staff, your child will love the pony rides, playground time, arts & crafts, movement, music & special events.

Summer Stay & Play (Age 2)
An introduction to supervised play away from parents. Activities include music, arts & crafts, playground time & pony rides.

JUNIOR DAY CAMP

Campers Entering Grades K-5
A kaleidoscope of activities awaits your child at the beautiful 450 acre Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds! Junior Camp’s unique variety of activities encourages creative expression while instilling a strong sense of camp community in small groups. Archery, pioneering, outdoor cooking, sports, Jewish Culture, arts & crafts, music, special events & exciting trips are just some of the fun that will be shared by all. Our golf driving range, zip line & ropes course are a hit as is our new indoor sports arena. Campers will love the swimming pool complex, which includes 4 giant pools where Red Cross swim instruction is taught each day. Camp-Wide programs are held in the outdoor amphitheater where camp spirit runs high & friends are made for a lifetime!

Optional Lunch Service
(See rate sheet for details)

SPORTS CAMP

Boys & Girls Entering Grades 4-9
SYJCC’s action-packed, multi-sport program is designed for the sports enthusiast. Boys & girls enjoy a variety of sports along with free swim & Red Cross swim instruction each day. Using the 450 acres at the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds, trained staff works with campers to increase coordination & self-esteem while developing skills needed for all sporting events. Campers challenge themselves on our ropes course & zip line while in camp. Day trips to ball games & amusement parks, as well as 2-day away trips for 4th-5th graders & 3-day away trips for 6th-9th graders make this program more exciting.

Optional Lunch Service
(See rate sheet for details)

TWEEN CAMP

Campers Entering Grades 6-9
Combine day camp activities with the excitement of travel & you’ve got just what your tween is looking for. Not quite grown up, but needing more independence, Tweens is the perfect way to begin. Your camper will love the days spent at camp enjoying sports, archery, two daily swims, ropes course, zip lines & personal choice activities at the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds; as well as the weekly day trips to beaches, amusement parks & shows. The highlight of Tween Camp is the 3-day overnights to such places as Hershey Park, Club Getaway & Lake George.

Optional Lunch Service
(See rate sheet for details)

THEATER ARTS CAMP

Campers in Grades 1-9
Imagine spending an entire day singing, dancing, acting, swimming & making lifelong friends.  Our professional theater staff takes a nurturing, fun-filled approach to theater by immersing campers in the world of acting, musical theater, dance & the performing arts.  Of course, we always have our timeless summer camp traditions.  Each 4-week session, campers have the opportunity to audition, rehearse & perform a Broadway-style production using the skills they acquired throughout the session.  Each session also includes a trip to a Broadway show as well as a meet & talk back with one of the Broadway actors.

Extended Day for Children of Working Parents
For children enrolled in theater camp we offer an extended day program between 8-10am & 4-6pm. This must be prepaid & is non-refundable.
Extended Day is offered at NO CHARGE for SYJCC Early Childhood & Kidsplace Children.

Optional Lunch Service
(See rate sheet for details)

For more information contact Rochele Seskin & Sid Cherry, x162
rseskin@syjcc.orgscherry@syjcc.org

SPECIALTY CAMPS

Mad Science- Crazy Chemworks (Grades 2-6)
Get your goggles ready to handle real lab equipment and experiment with the chemical changes. Explore the microscopic world of molecules as we discover states of matter.
Fees: $250 ($270 after May 15th)
How to register: Click Here

Mad Science- Advanced Robotics (Grades 3-6)
Learn about how different robots operate. Put your robotic knowledge to the test! Use your skills to build your very own Robotic Arm to take home!
Fees: $250 ($270 after May 15th) + $45 (Material Fee)
How to register:  Click Here

Mad Science- Science in Motion (Grades K-4)
Learn the science of engineering as we discover what machines & nature have in common. Build structures & discover how animals move & use simple machines as you run a crazy obstacle course.
Fees: $250 ($270 after May 15th)
How to register:  Click Here

Mad Science- Robots & Reactions (Grades 2-5)
Work with robots & create chemical reactions as we uncover the nuts & bolts of the universe. Each camper builds a working robot to take home!
Fees: $250 ($270 after May 15th) + $25 (Material Fee)
How to register: Click Here

Mad Science-Robot Engineers (Grades 3-6)
Discover the science of robots! Learn how different robots work and use their components to explore what is around them. Use your engineering skills to build a working robot to take home!
Fees: $250 ($270 after May 15th) + $35 (Material Fee)
How to register: Click Here

Mad Science-Brixology (Grades 2-6)
Using LEGO bricks, campers build different engineering-themed projects each day. They will explore engineering fields, and participate in a collaborative challenges to solve real-world problems.
Fees: $250 ($270 after May 15th)
How to register: Click Here

Mad Science-Detective Academy (Grades 2-6)
Step into the shoes of a detective as you explore the tools detectives use to uncover crimes! Learn about spy equipment and discover the technological tools of detection.
Fees: $250 ($270 after May 15th)
How to register: Click Here

Mad Science-Junior Robotics (Grades K-3)
This program is geared towards basic circuitry, mechanical science and robot building. Campers design their own robots, learn about the parts inside a robot, and experiment with real robots!
Fees: $250 ($270 after May 15th) + $20 (Material Fee)
How to register: Click Here

Incrediflix- Star Wars Live Action Flix (Ages 7-13)
Use the force to write, direct, film and star in your very own Star Wars Live Action Movie!
Fees: $170 + $30 (Material Fee)
How to register: 631.462.9800 x127

Incrediflix- Lego Flix (Ages 7-13)
We know you love Legos and can create incredible Lego worlds, now it’s time to bring those worlds to life in Lego stop-motion animated flix!
Fees: $170 + $30 (Material Fee)
How to register: 631.462.9800 x127

Incrediflix- Stop-Motion Tricks and Effects (Ages 7-13)
Kids learn how to create special effects for their own stop motion movies
Fees: $170 + $30 (Material Fee)
How to register: 631.462.9800 x127

Incrediflix- Star Wars Stop-Motion (Ages 7-13)
Create your very own Star Wars characters and bring them to life using the magic of Stop-Motion Animation.
Fees: $170 + $30 (Material Fee)
How to register: 631.462.9800 x127

Incrediflix- Live Action (Ages 7-13)
Brainstorm, location scout, bring in props and costumes, act and direct in a collaborative movie that will be fun for the entire audience.
Fees: $170 + $30 (Material Fee)
How to register: 631.462.9800 x127