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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.
Two week session: Aug 3-14
Enjoy two weeks of dance technique that explore all the latest crazes and new dance forms. Students take sessions in ballet, jazz, and hip hop each day, while working toward an end-of-camp dance performance on stage and in costume! Improve skill level, build strength, and gain more flexibility while having a great time! Program includes swim period. Lunch, Snack and towel service included. Campers also have access to transportation and extended care services.
LITTLE DANCERS’ CAMP
Weekly, Aug 17-21 and Aug 24-28
A fun filled day of dance and camp activities! Our week includes dance classes in Ballet, Hip Hop, and Creative Movement! In addition, the children enjoy arts and crafts, playground time, splashing in the waterpark, lunch, snack and rest time. Our teachers are experienced dance teachers with a warm, caring approach in the classroom. Lunch, snack and towel services included. Campers also have access extended care services.
A fun filled day of dance and camp activities! Students take class in Ballet, Jazz, and Hip Hop each morning! Improve your skill level, build strength, and gain flexibility while having a great time!
In addition, the children enjoy arts and crafts, playground time, recreational swim, and camp activities.
Our teachers are experienced dance teachers with a warm, caring approach in the classroom. Lunch, Snack and towel service included. Campers also have access extended care services.
DANCE AND DRAMA CAMP
3rd-6th Grade; one-week sessions
Weekly, July 6-10 and Aug 24-28
Combine your child’s two favorite activities: Dance and Drama! Students take class in jazz, hip hop, acting, stage combat, acting on camera, and improv each day! Students gain confidence, conquer shyness and learn dancing and acting skills while having fun! Program includes swim period. Campers also have access to transportation and extended care services.
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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)