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 Mini, Inter, Tween & Sport camps operate at Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds (HKC) in Wheatley Heights.  This campground includes 540 acres consisting of hiking trails, swimming complex, zip line, ropes course, gaga, archery, sports fields and more.

3D Tour Of Henry Kaufmann's Campgrounds, home of the SYJCC's Junior Tweens & Sports Camp

Come see a virtual tour of our beautiful campgrounds.

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Camp Wonderland

Camp Wonderland

A child’s beginning camp experience, led by our caring, dedicated staff
Grades Pre-K-3 • 3-, 4-, & 5-Day Options
Half-Day Program: 9:00am-1:00pm • Full-Day Program: 9:00am-4:00pm

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IslandQuest Day Camp

IslandQuest Day Camp

An innovative camp experience at the 350-acre Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds
Grades K-10

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Camp Achieve

Camp Achieve

A fun, nurturing & supportive environment for school-aged children with special needs.
Grade K- 21 years.

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Stage 74 Summer Theater

Stage 74 Summer Theater

An immersive arts experience that polishes performance & fosters friendship
Grades 5-9.

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Specialty Camps

Specialty Camps

Build your skills to be at the top of your game!
Tennis • Basketball • Baseball • Soccer
Grades 3-8 • 2-week Sessions • $1000 each

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LIT/CIT Opportunities

LIT/CIT Opportunities

The enjoyment & adventure of camp combined with leadership opportunities
Ages 14-15.

REQUEST CAMP INFORMATION

For more information, please contact the following staff:

Camp Wonderland (Gr. Pre-K-3rd @ the SYJCC Building)

Nicole Helfman, x123, nhelfman@syjcc.org

Island Quest Day Camp (Gr. K-10 @ Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds)

Melissa at islandquestdaycamp.org

Stage 74 Summer Theater (Gr. 5-9 @ the SYJCC Building)

Rochele Seskin, x162, rseskin@syjcc.org

Camp Achieve (Gr. K-21 years @ the SYJCC Building)

Stacey Astachovsky, x142, sastachovsky@syjcc.org

Specialty Camps (Gr. 3-8 @ the SYJCC Building)

Nicole Helfman, x123, nhelfman@syjcc.org

Melanie Waddell, Camp Registrar, x136, mwaddell@syjcc.org

Camp Wonderland at the SYJCC

Boys & Girls (Gr. K-2nd as of Fall 2021)
3, 4 & 5 Day Options


Full Day Program: 9:30am – 4:00pm

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.

Lunch and snack included

Contact Nicole Helfman, Camp Director, for more information, 631-462-9800 ext 123, nhelfman@syjcc.org

STAGE 74 THEATER CAMP

The Stage 74 Summer Theater program provides an immersive performing arts experience that fosters a shared enthusiasm for theater among young artists in grades 5 through 9. The program enables actors to explore challenging, often socially relevant material that is performed in front of an audience with live music. Through the rehearsal process there is an emphasis on training with a focus on vocal development, dance skills, character analysis, and more. Each session includes a master class with an industry professional.

Optional Lunch Service
(See rate sheet for details)

CAMP ACHEIVE

A day camp for school-aged children (Grade K- 21 years) with special needs that creates a fun, nurturing and supportive environment with typical indoor/outdoor day camp activities.
Our Program Offers:

  • American Red Cross Swim; Instructional & Free
  • Specialized & Qualified Staff Group placement based on Social, Emotional & Cognitive Abilities
  • inclusion Opportunities
  • Small Group Ratio
  • Activities Include: Sports, Music, Art & Social Skills
  • Direct Billing for Self-Direction Campers

Optional Lunch Service
(See rate sheet for details)

SPECIALTY CAMPS

Intensive two-week sports camps designed to build your skills, enhance your sport accuracy and endurance.

Choose from:

  • Tennis: Session 1 June 28-July 9 or Session 2 July 12-23
  • Basketball: Session 1 June 28-July 9 or Session 2 July 12-23
  • Soccer: Session 1 July 26-August 6  or Session 2 August 9-20
  • Baseball: Session 1 July 26- August 6  or Session 2 August 9-20

Optional Lunch Service
(See rate sheet for details)

ISLAND QUEST DAY CAMP AT THE HENRY KAUFMANN CAMPGROUNDS

Island Quest Day Camp at the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds

Three new heated pools, new sports fields, new playgrounds, NEW CAMP at your favorite place (HKC)…Join us in 2021 for the inaugural summer of Island Quest Day Camp!

Island Quest brings together the strengths, resources, and expertise of 4 separate agencies to inspire a summer you’ll never forget. Rooted in decades of shared experience and strong Jewish values, Island Quest combines everything you love about camp with new opportunities to create the ultimate summer adventure.

Build lasting friendships, cool off in the pool, enjoy the endless freedom of summer, and blaze your own trail in the greater community that camp was always meant to be. Whether you want to fly across a zipline, score the game-winning goal, or turn your recycled art into a robot, you can design a path that’s perfect for you!

For more information or to register, please visit their website, or contact the camp office at 718-225-6750 ext. 261, or email Melissa at camp@islandquestdaycamp.org