Teen Camps


Teen Camps


Taglit 
[Tahg-leet]

Held in Metairie

Grades:  Entering 6 to 8
Camp Taglit is designed especially for teens and their busy summer schedules.  The program allows teens to choose the weeks they would like to attend.  Each week has a different theme and they can choose from cooking to fitness, art or trips.  Campers will work with a specialist in their chosen field each morning and enjoy other camp activities like swimming, sports, and hanging out with friends each afternoon.

Full day (9:00 AM - 3:15 PM)

$300 per week. Register for 4 or more weeks and get $100 off your total tuition.

  

TAGLIT SCHEDULE SUMMER 2015

Dates 
Topic Details

WEEK 1

June 8 

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June 12

Portraits, Charicatures, and Masks

 

Create your own expressions, self-portraits, cartoon faces and papier-mâché masks.

WEEK 2

June 15 - June 19

Culinary Sweets

Make your own cakes, cookies, and other delicious desserts each day.  Learn to mix, measure, and follow cooking instructions while collecting your favorite recipes to re-create at home.

WEEK 3

June 22 -

June 26

Adventure Trips

Go on an adventure every day of the week! Trips include paddleboarding, rock climbing, and a visit to Blue Bayou Water Park!

WEEK 4

June 29 -

July 3

Strength and Conditioning

Julian Bartholomew, CPT, NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Become stronger and healthier while learning proper nutrition and exercise techniques.  Male and female campers will benefit from this course, gaining confidence both inside and outside of the gym.

WEEK 5

July 6 - July 10

Filmmaking

Learn the basics of filming and editing. Campers will work together to make a movie as they are led through key elements of film production, including pre-production planning, camera work, and final editing. Get ready to find out why making movies is even more fun than watching them!

WEEK 6

July 13 -

July 17

Color War

Help your team win the JCC Summer Olympics! Show your team spirit and enjoy friendly competition as we  battle it out in a week of relay races, tug o' war, dodge ball, and plenty more!

WEEK 7

July 20 -

July 24

Tennis

Gain confidence on the court as you learn appropriate stroke production and fundamentals of footwork, strategy, and match play.

WEEK 8

July 27 -

July 31

It's Not All Rocket Science

Watch your crazy experiments change (and sometimes explode) right before your eyes.  Have a blast discovering how much fun science can be!

 

Before and After Care options available - click for details

 

Tennis Camp

Held Uptown

Grades:  Entering 6 - 8

Tennis Camp includes a full day of programming.  Mornings focus on tennis skills and gameplay. Afternoons will be spent at the JCC eating lunch, swimming, and participating in various athletic activities. Tennis campers will receive valuable instruction as they develop their forehand, backhand, serve and volley within a small group at a tennis facility and in the JCC gymnasium. They will be evaluated and grouped according to skill level.    All skill levels are welcome to participate.

$300 per week. Register for all four weeks and get $100 off your total tuition.

Week 1 June 8 - 12, 2015
Week 2 June 15 - 19, 2015
Week 3 June 22 - 26, 2015
Week 4 June 23 - July 3. 2015

 

 

For information, please contact:

Uptown Camp Director, Laura Hanft, at 897.0143 or laura@nojcc.org

Metairie Camp Director, Katie Dunn, at 887.5158 or katied@nojcc.org 

Teen Director, Sheeri Bornstein, at  897.0143 or sheeri@nojcc.org

Uptown Sports Director, Jacob Kindscher, at 897.0143 or jacob@nojcc.org

Metairie Sports Director, Neal Alsop, at 887.5158 or neal@nojcc.org