We Make Camp Fun & Easy! 

10 Weeks of Camp: June 6-Aug 12 

 

Mix and match camp programs, sign up for as many different camps and weeks as you wish. Different experiences are provided on a weekly/bi-weekly basis to ensure your child has the opportunity to experience everything Camp JCC has to offer!

 

Spend your week(s) exploring your favorite interests and discovering new hobbies with our new & improved camp model! Whether your camper chooses a Specialty Camp or Traditional Camp, everyone will attend Camp JCC from 8:00-3:00pm daily! 

 

Aftercare is available from 3-5pm daily

5-Day Option: $125/week

3-Day Option: $85/week  

 

Camp is available on a flexible, week-by-week basis June 6-August 12 (10 weeks total). Drop-off begins at 8:00am. All campers should arrive by 8:45am! Pick up begins at 2:30pm. All campers should be picked up by 3:00pm! 

 

*A $25 deposit per camp session is required at the time of registration. The remaining balance is due one week prior to your camper's arrival at The Shaw JCC of Akron's Camp JCC.


  • Arrival (8-8:45am): Children will join their “team” and have the option to enjoy a morning snack, as well as participate in free choice table games with friends!
  • Morning (8:45-10:45am): All campers will participate in daily swimming and structured themed activities in their “teams.”
  • Lunch (10:45-11:15am)
  • Afternoon (11:15am-2:30pm): Your child will attend their chosen Specialty Camp or Traditional Campers will engage in hands-on creative arts and physical education activities led by specialists!
  • Dismissal (2:30-3:00pm): Children will enjoy an afternoon snack in their “teams” while awaiting their departure.

 

Swimming at Camp

  • Stay cool in the pool! At Camp JCC, swimming is extra special. All lifeguards are American Red Cross certified. 
  • Traditional and Specialty Campers swim every morning in small groups starting at 8:45 a.m.
  • This time will be spent as Free Swim!
    • Swim tests will be administered if necessary, to ensure the safety of all campers.
  • Please bring a bathing suit, towel and sunscreen daily! Goggles are optional. No pool toys!

 

Dates & Times

  • Camp is available on a flexible, week-by-week basis June 6-August 10 (10 weeks total)
  • Drop-off begins at 8 a.m. All campers should arrive by 8:45 a.m.
  • Pick up begins at 2:30 p.m.  All campers should be picked up by 3 p.m.
  • Drop-off and pick up are at the camp pavillion.

 

Lunches & Snacks

  • We provide a morning and afternoon snack each day.
  • If packing, please provide a kosher-style (non-meat) and nut-free lunch Monday-Thursday.
  • We have added free Friday Cookouts for all campers!
  • Daily Kosher lunch available for purchase!
    • Tired of packing lunch every day? Camp JCC offers Kosher, nut-free boxed lunches abailable for purchase Monday-Thursday.
      • $20 per week for boxed lunches.

*Camp JCC will follow CDC masking and vaccination requirements at the time of each camp week.


Note: Registration will be live HERE beginning on Sunday, January 16th.

Traditional Camp 

 

Weeks 1-10 

June 6-August 12  I Grades: K-5

Member: $240 

Non-member: $330

(* Week 5 - 4 day week: price reduction to $190 M / $260 Non-member) 

 

Arts and crafts, swimming, free choice, structured themed activites and physical education will take place throughout the day! Campers will be in small groups, interacting with their peers and counselors. The entirety of the day will be spent outside on campuse! Come explore, learn and have a blast with us this summer at Camp JCC! 

Weekly Themes At Camp JCC 2022 

 

Each week will have it's own theme that daily activites will be tailored to! This is an exciting way to start each week and is such a fun way to engage campers' interests. Feel free to dress up according to each week's theme on Fridays!

 

Friday FUN Days will be making their debut with inflatables, cookouts and more!

 

Week 1: Summer/Getting to Know You!

Week 2: Nature Adventures

Week 3: Disney

Week 4: Space

Week: 5 Harry Potter

Week 6: Dinoland

Week 7: Hawaiian Luau

Week 8: Survivor

Week 9: STEM

Week 10: Carnival/End of Summer

Recognizing the need to service all members of the entire community regardless of their ability to pay the full cost of programs or membership, the Shaw JCC of Akron offers financial assistance to those experiencing financial hardships. It is our sincere hope that families and individuals will never be denied participation in JCC programs because of financial reasons. We understand that asking for assistance may be difficult; therefore, we strive to make the process easy, confidential and as fair as possible. Please click HERE for the Financial Assistance Form.