Uptown Mini Camps


UPTOWN MINI CAMPS


During the school year, the JCC schedules Mini Camps to coincide with holidays and special days off. Offering full days of supervised activities — from sports and games to cultural excursions, flexible enrollment allows members to sign up by the day, the week, or for an entire program. JCC membership is required.

Before and After Care are available for all mini camps. 
Details are listed at the bottom of this page.

END OF SUMMER MINI CAMPS

Click here to download End of Summer Mini Camp registration form.

BRICKS 4 KIDZ® CAMP
What can you build with LEGO®? In this new mini camp, let your imagination run wild. Create towers, robots, cars; the options are endless. Build in the morning and play with all your JCC friends in the afternoon.

July 31 - August 4
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Grades: Entering K - 5
$55 per day / $265 per week

CRAZY CHARACTER CREATORS CAMP
Do you like to laugh? Do you like to make other people laugh? All week long we’ll cook up hilarious characters and silly circumstances, all for the laughs! We’ll learn and practice improv games to boost our brain’s creative capacity, then build our characters from the ground up, specially designed to maximize the funny.

July 31 - August 4
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Grades: Entering 3 - 5
$55 per day / $265 per week

LEARN TO DRAW CAMP
Love to draw? Think you’re no good at it? Young Rembrandts will draw out the best in every child! Learn how to draw step by step and create beautiful masterpieces. Young Rembrandts offers children a chance to develop skills, confidence, and knowledge. Draw in the morning and play in the afternoon. Minimum enrollment required.

July 31 - August 4
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Grades: Entering K - 5
$55 per day / $265 per week

AQUATICS CAMP
Work on skills during instructional swim, participate in water activities and end the day with free swim. Dry land activities are also included. Participants must be potty trained and be able to swim independently. Campers must have passed the swim test and earned their green band to enroll. Bring a swim suit, towel, sun tan lotion and a lunch daily.

July 31 - August 4
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Grades: Entering 1 - 6
$45 per day / $215 per week

TRIP CAMP
The summer isn’t over yet. Come play at the J! We’re going to have lots of fun playing games and sports, hanging out with friends, and meeting new buddies at the Center. Wear tennis shoes and bring lunch every day.

August 7 - August 11
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Grades: Entering K - 5
$45 per day / $215 per week

Monday, August 7           Adventure Quest Laser Tag
Tuesday, August 8          Louisiana Children’s Museum
Wednesday, August 9     Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Thursday, August 10       Rock ‘N’ Bowl
Friday, August 11           Prytania Theatre

***Trips are subject to change.

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD CAMP

Click here to download Early Childhood Mini Camp registration form.

AGES 1 AND 2
Have fun participating in art, water play, and a variety of activities. Bring your child to camp with sunscreen already applied. Also, bring a bathing suit, towel, swim diapers and lunch every day.

Open only to 2016-2017 JCC Nursery School Students and 2017 Summer Campers
July 31 - August 11
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
$45 per day / $215 per week

AGES 3 TO 5
Campers will engage in a variety of play and water activities. Please bring your child to camp in his or her bathing suit with sunscreen already applied. Also, bring a towel, rest mat and lunch every day.

Open only to 2016-2017 JCC Nursery School Students and 2017 Summer Campers
July 31 - August 11
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
$45 per day / $215 per week


MINI CAMP BEFORE and AFTER CARE
Enrollment in extended care is required for campers who arrive before 9:00 AM and/or are picked up after 3:00 PM. After Care ends at 5:00 PM on Fridays in observance of Shabbat.

BEFORE CARE  7:30 - 9:00 AM / $8 day
AFTER CARE  3:00 - 5:30 PM (5:00 PM on Fridays) / $14 day

For information, please contact:

Uptown Camp Director, Carolyn Shillinglaw, at 504.897.0143 or campcarolyn@nojcc.org

Teen Director, Garrett Moore, at 504.897.0143 or garrett@nojcc.org