Don’t Be Left Out in the Cold!

Spend Your Winter Break at Winter Camp JCC 2018/19!​

Available Dates:

December 21, 24, 26, 27, 28, 31 and January 2, 3, 4 (no camps on Dec. 25 and Jan. 1)

  • Specialty Camps: Three Day TNBA Basketball, Special Sports, Song-Writing
  • Winter Break Sleepover at The J, December 27 (grades 1-8)
  • Winter Camp JCC Options for Grades K-2 and Grades 2-8
  • Specialists and Guest Presenters
  • Lots of “cool” Field Trips
  • Daily Themed Programs
  • Indoor Swim Time


Public School and The Lippman School Winter Break Schedules:

  • December 21 – January 2: Copley-Fairlawn and The Lippman School
  • December 24 – January 4: Akron Public Schools and Revere Local Schools


Save with early sign-up! Take $5 off each camp day if you sign-up no later than December 11 (save up to $55).


For more information, please call 330-835-0052 or email

Limited space available, so please register in advance! 


Traditional Camp Option #1

Winter Camp Shalom (Peace) at the JCC for Grades K – 2
They will love winter break at The J!  Camp Shalom offers a variety of daily activities at camp, designed specifically for the developmental level of younger campers. Make new friends and have fun with special and enriching projects. Engage in lots of different winter-themed activities including arts and crafts, indoor swim, gym with Janice, sports, obstacle course, games, cooking projects, science, drama, culture and Friday Shabbat program. Plus outside snow play. Campers will enjoy awesome field trips (see schedule). Welcome in 2019 with our New Year’s Party on December 31. Add on a super fun overnight at The J on December 27 (1st grade and up). 

Field Trip December 21: Custard at Rizzis
Field Trip December 27: Bowling and Games (includes pizza lunch)
Field Trip December 28: Chuck E Cheeses (includes lunch and games)
Field Trip January 2: Pump It Up Jumping/Inflatables
Field Trip January 3: Harry London Chocolate Tour and afternoon lunch included
*No field trips December 24 and 31


Traditional Camp Option #2

Winter Camp Sababa (Cool) for Grades 3-8

Feel the Chill at Winter Camp Sababa! Get ready to meet new friends and have a winter blast! You’ll have loads of fun during winter break with daily fun and adventurous field trips, along with athletics, swimming, gym/sports, games, culture, special activities, cooking projects and Shabbat program on Fridays. Campers are grouped by age.  Welcome in 2019 with our New Year’s Party on December 31. Add on a super fun overnight at The J on December 27.


Field Trip December 21: Custard at Rizzis
Field Trip December 26: Laser Quest Lasertag and Games
Field Trip December 27: Bowling and Games (includes pizza lunch)
Field Trip December 28: Chuck E. Cheeses (includes pizza lunch and games)
Field Trip January 2: Pump It Up Jumping/Inflatables
Field Trip January 3: Harry London Chocolate Tour and afternoon lunch included
Field Trip  January 4: Lock 3 Polar Putt-Putt and Ice Skating
*No field trips December 24 and 31

General Information 




Traditional Camps: Shalom and Sababa
Regular Day is 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (extended care available)
JCC Members: $45 per day, Guests: $58 per day. (Sign-up by Dec. 11 and save $5 per day)


Specialty Camps: TNBA, Sports, Songwriting
To see description for dates, times and fees click on the links to each camp.


*Extended Day Add-On (7 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
Extended care includes 7-9 a.m, (breakfast included) and/or 3:30–6 p.m.
Extended Care is included Free for campers enrolled in any JCC before or after-care program (KidSpace or Resnik). All other members/guests are $5 per day.


Notes and Details:
Please be advised; Winter Camp field trips and activities are subject to change and/or canceled based on enrollment and weather conditions.


Please bring a dairy (non-meat) sack lunch unless otherwise noted on the schedule. Traditional Camps - Lunch included on December 27, 28 and January 3


What to bring:
Swimsuit, towel, dairy lunch, warm apparel for outdoors. Good shoes for sports and moving around. Warm clothing (jacket, gloves, scarf) for Traditional Camp Jan. 4


Child Health Enrollment Form:
Your child must have a complete Ohio Child Health Enrollment Form to attend camp ( available here). We will have on file need for campers who attend child-care and/or attended summer camp 2018


Camp “J” Staff:
Winter Camp JCC is a licensed program, and each camp is led by experienced camping professionals. They are joined with staff that have specific experience and education with the age groups they are assigned with. 


Summer Camp JCC, 2019: 

Camp JCC is your place for memorable and meaningful summer experiences. It’s your ticket to summer fun.  11 weeks: June 3 – August 16, 2019:
Brochures coming in early January. 


Save The Date: January 20!

Don’t miss out on the famous big Family Fun Day special on January 20 where JCC members and non-members can meet/greet with some of our specialty camp vendors, special activities and specials and get a big 15% discount on summer camp