Summer Day Camp

Summer Day Camp Programs

Offering One and Two-Week Sessions for ages 4-16 from July 8–August 23, 2019 — taking place in our newly renovated building!

Early Bird Special: Register by March 31 and save 5% off all fees. Balances will be charged in full by March 31 to secure your Early Bird savings.

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The EDCJCC uses an online database (CampMinder) that allows camp families to have easy access to invoices, necessary paperwork, and registration.

By registering for camp, you agree to our policies regarding payment, cancellations, refunds, safety, transportation, and more.  Read them here.

CraftingRUACH CAMPS – TRADITIONAL CAMPS

Our traditional camps run in two-week long sessions throughout the summer. These sessions feature a variety of activities, including swim lessons, art, music, sports, electives, themed activities, field trips and more. Early drop off (before 8:30 AM) and After Camp (after 3:30 PM) are available for an additional fee.

Session I: July 8-19
Session II: July 22-August 2
Session III: August 5-16

Treaure IslandSPECIALTY CAMPS

Our Specialty Camps run in one or two-week sessions throughout the summer. Campers work with dedicated professionals and Camp staff, spending their days focused on developing specific skills as well as participating in our traditional in-camp specialties. Early drop off (before 8:30 AM) and After Camp (after 3:30 PM) are available for an additional fee.

 

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CAMPS

One-week Sessions

Outdoor Adventure Campers enjoy the many different kinds of outdoor experiences that our region has to offer.  Activities include hiking, navigating ropes courses, learning survival skills, and building teamwork.

Inclusion campSUMMER OF SERVICE – INCLUSION COMMUNITY SERVICE CAMP

High School Week (rising grades 9-12): July 8-July 12
Middle School Week (rising grades 6-8): July 15-19

Spend your summer making the world a better place. Teens of all abilities work directly with the EDCJCC’s Morris Cafritz Center for Community Service Center and Inclusion & Disability professionals to help change lives, making this inclusive service camp accessible and ensuring everyone enjoys the diversity of our community. Service opportunities include food distribution and preparation, shelter repair, working with seniors, community clean-ups, and more. Campers earn up to 30 Student Service Learning (SSL) hours per week.

For information and details regarding accessibility and accommodations, please contact Joy Stein, Director of Inclusion and Disability Programming at Joys@edcjcc.org or 202-777-3276.

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CIT and LITYAD B’YAD LEADERSHIP CAMPS

Leadership Camps run all summer long in two week sessions. Campers are provided experiential training to develop their leadership skills, problem solving confidence, and responsibility. These camp weeks are filled with special field trips, fun filled overnights, as well as planning and coordinating camp events; all while earning up to 30 SSL hours per week!

Session I: July 8-19
Session II: July 22-August 2
Session III: August 5-16