/SPECIAL FOR THE AJT /
The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) continues its Online Day Camp Registration, with more than 100 different summer day camp options for children ages 5 – 14, including: Traditional Camps, Specialty Camps, Teen Camps, Performing Arts Camps, and Sports Camps. Camps start the week of May 26, 2014 and the fun continues through Aug. 8, 2014.
► Popular New Camps for 2014 Include:
Color War Camp (For rising 1st-6th graders)
Let the games begin! In our off-the-wall Color War Camp, every day is a new, crazy competition. There will be something for everyone this week, as campers participate in tons of creative activities including art, swimming, sports, cooking, and more. Get ready to cheer on your team!
The Camp Barney Medintz Experience (For rising 3rd-4th graders)
Campers are invited to sample the best of both day and overnight camps. Campers will spend three nights at Camp Barney Medintz, the summer overnight camp of the MJCCA, located in the North Georgia Mountains, and will participate in an exciting mix of specialized programming.
Lynne & Howard Halpern Drama Camp Jr. (A two-week camp for rising 1st-2nd graders)
This is an exciting Drama Camp with emphasis on skills, theater games, and more. This summer’s theatrical performances are “Shrek” and “The Little Mermaid.”
(Due to popular demand, another two-week “The Little Mermaid” session has been added for Camp Weeks 9 & 10).
► Popular Returning Camps Include:
Aerial & Acrobatics ∙ Archeology Rocks ∙ Atlanta Hawks Basketball ∙ Chess Camp ∙ CIA Fusion ∙ Fencing ∙ Hollywood Bound ∙ Intro to Graffiti Art ∙ Junk Art ∙ Lego Robotics ∙ Meteorology Camp ∙ Need for Speed Travel Painting Frenzy ∙ Sports Broadcasting ∙ Spy Camp ∙ Video Game Builders ∙ Water Wipeout
Meryl Rindsberg, MJCCA Day Camps Operations Director said, “I am thrilled about the new camp options that we are offering this year. From campers competing in zany and outrageous activities in Color War Camp, to building push-powered go-karts, to Atlanta Hawks Dance Camp, there is truly an exceptional new camp available for each and every interest.” Rindsberg continued, “In addition to these new offerings, campers will continue to enjoy the high quality camp options and activities that they have grown to love over the years, including: swimming, tennis, horse- back, travel camp, and numerous sports camps, just to name a few.”
Rindsberg continued, “MJCCA Day Camps is where the magic of summer begins! Our campers get to pursue and enjoy their every interest and passion. And, along the way, they laugh, swim, and explore, while establishing lifelong friendships and memories.”
For information about the various day camp offerings, call (678) 812-4004, or visit www.atlantajcc.org/camps.