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January 23, 2021 |

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Summer Camps

Click here for 2020 Summer Day Camp Questions and Answers

Click here to start registering for 2020 Summer Camp.

We have been providing summer day camp for over 60 years!

Our camp staff is trained to work with various age groups and meet the needs of all children. Each child is provided with individualized attention in a safe and caring environment. We pride ourselves on the delivery of the highest quality programs and fun all summer long!

Camp programming is designed so that families receive the high quality care and value they deserve. Campers in our Preschool Summer Camp and Day Camp enjoy the use of the JCC’s well-equipped 80,000-square-foot facility, including indoor pool, full-size gym, outdoor fields, tennis courts, playgrounds, art studio, and more! Children are provided with a camping experience that is rich in athletics, swimming, arts, and culture.

Learn how to register for Camp ONLINE!

Camp Refund Policy

No refunds, credits or pro-rated adjustments for missed days, including illness, family situations and vacations. At the discretion of the JCC Executive Director and subject to program availability, forfeited deposits/fees may be applied to other weeks/programs/fees. The cut-off for camp refunds is Friday, May 8, 2020.

Click here for important Preschool Camp reminders.

Click here for important Day Camp reminders.

Click here for drop-off/pick-up procedures.

For more information, please contact our Summer Camp Directors at 508-756-7109 or using the emails listed below:

Preschool Summer Camp

Nina Ryan x258, [email protected]
Tali Mugg x245, [email protected] 

Day Camp & Teen Camp

Megan Catlin x238, [email protected]
Ben McCue x231, [email protected]

For Day Camp our Sports Specialists are:

Bob Berman x233, [email protected]
Mikayla Singas x213, msingas@worcesterjcc.org

For Day Camp our Swim Specialists are:

Kelly Sampson x235, [email protected]
Roberto Fuentes x250, rfuentes@worcesterjcc.org

For Day Camp our ArtSpecialist is:

Julie Miller, jmiller@worcesterjcc.org

Preschool Camp

An amazing summer experience designed for young children!

Our "home base" is the JCC’s beautiful air–conditioned Early Childhood Center with fully equipped preschool classrooms. Our caring professional staff is dedicated to creating an environment where your child will explore and share many adventures including music, sports, arts,  Israeli culture and nature. The preschool camp staff is composed of licensed preschool teachers and experienced counselors who warmly welcome your child every day. All campers receive a camp T-shirt.

Your child’s day may include:

Art Tent
Our new art specialist will inspire children’s imagination and self-expression with hands on activities; painting, sculpting, drawing collage, crafts and more.


Music and Movement
Join in the fun with camp songs, creative movement, improvisation and rhythm games with our music specialist.


Nature Explorers
Children use their natural curiosity to investigate and explore the world around them through hands-on activities.

And much more! 

Day Camp

Our program focuses on activities that enable children to grow, build relationships, and develop self-esteem throughout the summer. Sports, swimming,  nature, arts and crafts and much more. All campers receive a camp T-shirt.

Senior Campers - One Week Sessions

As SCs you'll have all the excitement of camp… along with community service mitzvah projects and help in the planning of camp wide activities. SCs will discover hidden talents and build confidence in yourselves while making new friends and having loads of fun! You will make a difference for others and yourself with a summer you'll never forget!

CIT - Two Week Sessions

Our CIT Program encourages responsible young teens to work with a variety of age groups and specialists with a strong focus on developing leadership capabilities, communication skills, and patience. CITs get "on the job" training and gain experience managing their time, working as a team, as well as planning and implementing camp programs. Participation in the CIT program does not guarantee a counselor position in the future.

 

Financial Assistance: A limited number of need-based scholarships are available. To apply, please submit a scholarship form, camp registration, and a refundable deposit of $25 per week/per child.

Our Sponsors


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Berkshire BankCentral Mass PodiatryWorcester DermatologyIsrael Bonds
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Lexus of NorthboroughAdult & Pediatric Dermatology1010 Dental ElmRotman's FurnitureWorcester Cat & Bird
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Barry CommunicationsBay State Savings BankBean CounterAssumption CollegeArts Worcester
TESSustainable Senior SolutionsA.L. PurintonAC Hotel WorcesterArmsby Abbey
Brunelle LandscapingBusy Bee NurseryEllie's Pet BarnJewish Federation of Central MAFirst American Realty
Fletcher TiltonGreen Gardens NurseryGreenberg, Rosenblatt, Kull & BitsoliHarr Motor GroupHerlihy Insurance Group
Imperial DistributorsEd Hyder's MarketplaceCyprian Keyes Golf ClubCutler Capital ManagementCaola Equipment
Carr Financial GroupCentral Mass OrthodonticsCentral Mass Safety CouncilCongregation Beth IsraelCooper's Hilltop Farm
Critter ControlSeder LawStrand's Ski Shop15-40 Connection

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