Jewish Community Center

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3301 N Front Street, Harrisburg, PA

717-236-9555, ext 3108 or ext 3121

Camp runs from June 19-August 11


The same quality planning used for our school year program will make an exciting camp experience for your preschoolers. Our experienced staff is dedicated to providing an enriching summer experience for each and every child.

Early Learning Center Camps provide children with a wide variety of recreational and social experiences. Activities are designed in accordance with each camper’s age and level of development. Excellent staff-to-camper ratios provide for individual attention during these formative years. Through art, music, creative movement, outdoor play, nature experiences and water play, campers’ social skills can flourish. Our nurturing environment allows for developing new skills, experimenting with creative activities, and most importantly developing positive self-esteem for each child.

CAMP GAN (Turning 5 years as of September 1, 2017)

Camp Gan is a special adventure where friends and memories are made and cherished. With professional staff, this full-day program features a careful balance of daily activities. For an UNBEATABLE summer of positive growth, you can’t beat Camp Gan!

CAMP CHAVERIM (Entering 1st & 2nd grades as of September 1, 2017)

This camp gives children the opportunity to have summertime fun in a safe and pleasant environment. The group experience and the camp program offers campers the chance to enhance their personal development and acquire new skills, as well as enhance their social development by making new friends and learning to be responsible, sharing and caring people.

CAMP SABRA (Entering 3rd & 4th grades as of September 1, 2017)

Campers never run out of new challenges and adventure in Camp Sabra. This camp offers socialization, new experiences and even more important, having fun! IT’s a chance to break away from the traditional summer doldrums.

CAMP MACCABEE (Entering 5th & 6th grades as of September 1, 2017)

This camp is designed to give campers three unique experiences: community service, day trips and traditional camp experience.

CAMP GIBORIM (Entering 5th-8th grades as of September 1, 2017)

This is our unique travel camp that creates a special atmosphere and companionship. With professional staff, our ravel campers see parts of the country the best possible way-with friends. Campers will spend Monday at the day camp participating in the camp program and four days traveling on amazing day trips and overnights.


Fun begins with an exciting activity program that features outdoor programs, sports and games, performing arts and drama, instructional swim and recreational swim, cultural activities, arts and c rafts, music and environmental living and nature.

This summer, returning back by popular request, special camp-wide programs include: Olympics, overnights, late nights, carnival, talent show, Color Run, hobby days, special guests and special theme days.

CIRCUS OF THE KIDS (For campers entering Kindergarten-8th grades as of September 1, 2017)

July 3-July 7 (no camp July 4)

Circus of the Kids is the most incredible thing you’ll ever see done with children. In one week campers will be challenged to do things beyond their wildest dreams. They will learn and practice the art of trick roller skating, trapeze and other amazing routines from circus professionals! Campers will audition on Sunday, July 2 and be placed in small groups where they will have staff work with them individually on their assigned circus act. At the week’s end, complete with costumes and makeup, the kids will proudly present a full-fledged circus performance for their follow campers and then a second performance for family and friends. Don’t miss this exciting and unique experience. To learn more about Circus of the Kids please visit

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