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Neil Klatskin Specialty Camps offer camper grades 3+ incredible variety, a full 9 am-3:45 pm day of fun, and are ALL-INCLUSIVE, providing lunch, snacks, daily swim and towel service. Campers also have access to transportation and extended care services. Mix-N-Match your camps for a full summer experience or just choose the weeks that work for you.
SPORTS CAMP PLUS!
Weekly, June 22-Aug 14
Try a different sport intensive each week! Each session will focus on majoring in a specific sport, while campers will also have the opportunity to play other sports and swim each day, and enjoy a weekly field trip and/or a culminating event. Major sports TBD but may include soccer, volleyball/newcomb, floor hockey/lacrosse, swim camp, football, challenge camp, and fitness camp. Children grouped by age and ability.
BASKETBALL INTENSIVE CAMP
Weekly, June 22-July 17
If you love basketball and want to improve your game, this weeklong intensive camp is for you! Basketball coaches lead court fundamentals and skills training, as well as endurance and flexibility, in order to lead campers to be the best basketball players they can be. Special events that vary by week may include special guests, field trips, expert demonstrations, and competitions against other clubs.
MICHELLE WEISS CHILDREN’S INTENSIVE TENNIS CAMP
Weekly, July 20-Aug 14
Calling all tennis players! This weeklong intensive camp is for you! Tennis pros lead racquet and footwork instruction, as well as endurance and flexibility, in order to lead campers to be the best tennis players they can be. Special events that vary by week may include special guests, field trips, expert demonstrations, and competitions against other clubs.
Enroll online here:
Returning Camp Families
New Camp Families
Looking to fill the time between camp + school? We offer full-day, fun mini-camp options in dance, sports, and more.
The JCC offers many membership options, including our camp family membership for $750. Totally new to the J? Enjoy a Camp Family Membership for only $250! NEW! Is membership not right for you? All our camps are now open to the community. Ask us about our public rate. Contact us to find out more.
Campers who may need a little bit of extra assistance but are able to be part of mainstream classrooms are ideal candidates for our inclusion program.
For more information, please call the camp office at 201.567.8963
For the safety to all, full compliance is required for the following policy:
Policy Statement on Immunizations
The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades Immunization Policy requires that all children from childhood through young adulthood must be up to date with their immunizations as per guidelines of the New Jersey Minimum Immunization Requirements for Child Care/Preschool Attendance and the New Jersey Department of Health regarding camp programs. With the safety and welfare of all of our program participants and campers, by implementing this policy we are able to take the proper precautions to ensure that all of our children, teens and young adults are properly protected against childhood diseases.
Religious exemptions will not be permitted by our programs and summer camp(s) for the required childhood immunizations which include:
• Varicella (Chickenpox)
• DTaP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis)
• Hib (Haemophilus Influenzae type B)
• Flu Vaccine (yearly)
• MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)
• IPV (Polio)
Are you excited about camp but its the middle of winter? Come join your camp friends for fun at the JCC! Ice cream bar, bouncehouses, face painting, balloon animals, arts and crafts, and more!
Free for camp families and the community!