Entering 3-6th grades; full and half day options. What can you explore in one week? Anything and everything! There’s something for everyone in these specialty, week-long camps with
both half and full day options. Full day camps are only $50 more for the entire week!
JUNE 17 – JUNE 21
If you’re serious about improving your game, look no further! Throughout the week, campers will focus on the basic building blocks needed to become a superstar on the court. Dribbling, shooting, footwork and more, this camp is designed for all skill levels and sure to be a great week!
Here’s your chance to capture the world one photo at a time. Learn about action and still shots, how to use Photoshop, improvised images and how to take a really great picture. Photos will be displayed at the JCC as a Summer Quest exhibit. Campers must bring their own digital camera.
JUNE 24 – JUNE 28
NEW! TOP CHEF: KIDS
Tie your apron, put on your chef’s hat and get ready for this awesome cooking camp! Spend the week learning foundational cooking skills through various tasty recipes. Your knowledge will be put to the test when the week culminates in a fun cooking competition.
NEW! COMPUTER EXPLORERS: MINECRAFT GAME DESIGN
Don’t just play Minecraft, design it. Campers will learn basic game design skills to create in-game puzzles, mazes and obstacle courses. Why leave coding to the professionals when you can do it at Camp Olami?!
JULY 1 – JULY 5
WET ’N WILD
Can’t get enough of the local water parks? You bring the sunscreen and we’ll provide the fun. Make a splash as we visit a different water park each day. Don’t forget your swimsuit and towel for a “wet ‘n wild” good time!
JULY 8 – JULY 12
This outdoor camp is designed to teach you the basics of football including throwing, catching, de-flagging, defensive positioning, sportsmanship, playing positions and the rules of the game. Spend the week learning the basics, scrimmaging and so much more!
Heilicher and the Sabes JCC are joining together for another exciting STEAM Camp! The week, led by both Heilicher and Sabes staff, will feature many hands-on, exploratory projects. Ice cream, roller coasters, and more; You make it, you create it and you build it!
JULY 15– JULY 19
Back by popular demand! Do you ever watch American Ninja Warriors and dream about competing on their challenging courses? Well, now is your chance! Join Summer Quest as we
train on Conquer Ninja Gym’s obstacle courses and learn what it takes to be America’s next Ninja Warriors. An experience you won’t want to miss!
JULY 22 – JULY 26
Being outside in the summertime has never been so fun! Campers will join Three Rivers Park District and have the chance to participate in a different activity each day such as archery, kayaking, wall climbing, geocaching and more.
NEW! 3D ART
Who needs those red and blue tinted glasses? Join us for a week of three dimensional fun. Campers will work with a variety of materials to create 3D masterpieces. Your art will nearly leap off the page!
JULY 29 – AUGUST 2
NEW! ROCK BAND
Do you dream about being the next Taylor Swift or Jason Mraz? This camp is for you! Campers work with the School of Rock team to choose a primary instrument for the week. From electric guitars, drums, electric bass, vocals and more, our campers are sure to become the next rock stars! No prior experience required.
NEW! JUST BEAD IT
Create beautiful bead and wearable projects. Learn basic beading techniques, crimping, wire wrapping and more! At the end of the week, campers will be able to take and wear their beautiful creations. Don’t bead around the bush and miss your chance to sign up for this creative camp!
AUGUST 5 – AUGUST 9
NEW! ULTIMATE FRISBEE
Learn the basics of this fun, fast-paced game! Learn about game play and throwing techniques, and expand your knowledge of the game. Campers will master the forehand, backhand, and hammer throws in no time!
LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION!
Get ready for your close-up as we learn what it takes to be in front of a camera. Experience the thrilling, behind-the-scenes action it takes to create a movie and all about being in front of the camera, too. See how some of your favorite movies came to life and create your own!