General Day Camp

General Day Camp

June 5 - July 28, 2017

Campers will create masterpieces in arts and crafts, swim and splash in the outdoor pool, and sports in the gym, and celebrate Shabbat with song and dance. Color wars, field trips, themes-of-the-week and extra special performances also contribute to a memorable summer at the JCC. Offered at both the Uptown and Metairie locations.


Grades: Entering Kindergarten and First Grade
Maccabee campers participate in the full scope of JCC Day Camp activities, including field trips. American Red Cross instructional swim lessons, along with sports, music, arts and crafts, and drama are just a few of the exciting activities awaiting your child.

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Grades:  Entering 2 and 3
In addition to the regular camp schedule and American Red Cross swim lessons, Sabra campers have the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of daily electives such as dance, cooking, dodgeball and more. Weekly field trips and fun filled overnights at the JCC ensure your Sabra camper will make memories everyday.

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Grades: Entering 4 and 5
Zion campers serve as role models for the younger campers as well as their peers. American Red Cross swimming, sports, games, art and drama set the stage for a magnificent summer of excitement and adventure. Weekly field trips enhance the camp experience. In addition, Zion campers enjoy an overnight during each 4-week session.   A summer as a Zion camper includes special field trips to Blue Bayou and The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies.

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For information, please contact:

Uptown Camp Director, Carolyn Shillinglaw, at 897.0143 or

Uptown Assistant Camp Director, Neal Alsop, at 897.0143 or

Metairie Assistant Camp Director, Terrance Perkins, at 887.5158 or