Programs at the JCC

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Want to spend time at the JCC this summer?

Perhaps your child would like to spend time at our newly renovated, beautiful JCC located in the Highland Park neighborhood. The JCC has it all! FIND YOUR SUMMER!

 

CAMP CENTERLAND
Summer is a time for growth, learning, friendship, and confidence-building. Activities include Red Cross swim lessons, music, nature exploration, cooking, gym time, and art projects. We offer a pre-kindergarten experience, allowing children the opportunity to practice several kindergarten readiness skills. AGES 3 – 5

We offer full day or half programming for two, three or five days a week. Choose the schedule that works best for you!

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For more information, contact Lisa Rosenfield, Director of Youth and Children’s Services
lisar@stpauljcc.org or 651 + 255 4737


PRESCHOOL CAMPS
Whether your child is enrolled in our ECC program or not, our preschool camps are designed to engage and encourage creative exploration. 
AGES 3 – 5

PLAYGROUND CAMP
JULY 14 – 16 • 9 – 11:30 AM
Have some fun in the sun at our Playground Camp! Children will have the opportunity to learn and explore the outdoors. Camp emphasizes learning through play, incorporating a variety of themes helping children develop important social, group, and independent skills.
$90 • $60 MEMBER VALUE PRICE

To register, click here

 

For more information, contact Tara Freiberg, Sports & Recreation Manager
taraf@stpauljcc.org or 651 + 255 4761


DANCE CAMPS
Dance to themed music, create crafts, and work on a performance piece to perform for parents on the last day. Our summer dance camp will encourage creativity, learning, and fun for your child. Parents will be invited in at the end of the last day of camp for a special performance.
AGES 4 – 9

PIRATES & MERMAIDS
JULY 13 – 16 • 9 – 10 AM
$80 • $60 MEMBER VALUE PRICE

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UNICORNS & DRAGONS
AUGUST 10 – 14 • 9 – 10 AM
$80 • $60 MEMBER VALUE PRICE

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For more information, contact Tracey Agranoff, Jewish Life & Family Coordinator
tagranoff@stpauljcc.org or 651 + 255 4759


SPECIALTY CAMPS
Check out our one-week camps located at the JCC focused on developing new skills, making friends, and having fun.

HOOP IT UP® BASKETBALL CAMP
JULY 27 – 31 • 9 AM – 4:30 PM
GRADES K – 7

Come Hoop it Up and have the ultimate slam dunk experience, for campers who are interested in improving their skills while having fun playing basketball. Our professional curriculum will teach your child the skills they need both on and off the court through 5 key areas: ball control, balance & footwork, passing, dynamic driving & finishing, and sharp shooting. Emphasis will also be placed on total skill development to become a complete player.
$365 • $285 MEMBER VALUE PRICE

 

SAFETY CAMP
AUGUST 3 – 7 • 9 AM – 4:30 PM
GRADES K – 7
Come join us for the JCC’s first Safety Camp! Learn about safety in a fun camp setting through interactive games, demonstrations and hands on activities including personal safety, bullying prevention, power line safety, internet safety, animal safety, fire, water, bike, pedestrian and poison safety, drug awareness and more! Climb through an ambulance, meet police officers, firefighters and other special friends, ride bikes through an obstacle course and even climb through the smokehouse! Plus, spend time in our Aquatics Center, swimming and learning basic first aid, with the opportunity to learn hands only CPR for participants in grades 4 – 7.
$365 • $285 MEMBER VALUE PRICE

 

SOCCER CAMP
AUGUST 10 – 14 • 9 AM – 4:30 PM
GRADES K – 7

Come play with us and elevate your skills to a new level!  Players will be exposed to creative soccer exercises and games that will enhance their technical ability. Small side games will expose this age group to relevant tactical situations to prepare them for real game situations. From small sided games to fun competitive contests, our coaches will proactively challenge campers to exceed their potential through drills focused on offensive and defensive skills, dribbling, shooting, passing and team development. Players will be placed in age appropriate groups to ensure relevant and optimal training activities.
$365 • $285 MEMBER VALUE PRICE

 

ADVENTURE AVENGERS
AUGUST 24 – 28 • 9 AM – 4:30 PM
GRADES K – 7

Back by popular demand – our ultimate survivor experience – JCC Style! You and your new friends will be challenged to compete in character building mental and physical competitions, outdoor exploration, cooperative games, agility courses, individual contests, and so much more! We will work in teams each day to earn points and work on leadership skills as we help build the leaders of tomorrow!
$365 • $285 MEMBER VALUE PRICE

 

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For more information, contact Tara Freiberg, Sports & Recreation Manager
taraf@stpauljcc.org or 651 + 255 4761


SWIM LESSONS
The St. Paul JCC’s new Aquatics Center is the perfect place to learn to swim!

We’ll help prepare you for the swim test at camp or for time spent splashing though the summer with classes for all ages and
ability levels. Learn the basics of swimming and water safety, build confidence in the water, and work on creating a positive experience in the water. Our patient, knowledgeable swim instructors are certified and offer year-round group, private and semi-private lessons for all ages. From ages six months to adults, there is a class for everyone. Visit our website to find the class that’s right for you. Free assessments are available upon request.

To learn more, click here

 

SUMMER SWIM TEAM
$275 (MEMBERS ONLY)
JUNE 15–JULY 28 MONDAY–THURSDAY • 8:30–9:45 AM (no AM practice on Swim Meet days)
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MONDAY–THURSDAY • 4:45–5:45 PM (after Camp Butwin)

This is a fun, exciting program for swimmers to experience swim team in a supportive environment. Swimmers will work with coaching staff to develop competitive strokes and starts & turns, all with an emphasis on fun and personal growth. AGES 5–15

Camp Butwin participants are encouraged to join the Stingray Summer Swim Team! Prerequisite: Participants must have the ability to swim one length of the pool (25 yards) of front crawl and one length of backstroke without stopping.

Swim meets are on Tuesdays and Thursdays against local teams. Transportation to and from the meets available at an additional cost.

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For more information, contact Chris Whipple, Aquatics Director
chrisw@stpauljcc.org or 651 + 255 4762