2020 Camp Advertisers Directory

2020 Camp Advertisers Directory

The Atlanta Jewish Times would like to thank our camp advertisers in the March 15, 2020 issue.

Alliance Theatre Drama Camp
We offer week-long theatre performance intensives in musical theatre, improv, on-camera acting, playwriting, tech design, and songwriting. Students work with professional teaching artists in the creation of an original performance, culminating with a shared performance with family and friends at the end of the week.

Atlanta Academy Summer Camp
Summer fun begins at Atlanta Academy! We offer a variety of half-day and full-day camp options for Preschool through 8th grade. Be a Superhero. Tame a Dinosaur. Hunt for Treasure. Become a Scientist. Build a Robot. Bake a Cake. Play a New Sport. There is something for everyone this summer at Atlanta Academy. Atlanta Academy Summer Camp groups campers by age so that everyone from preschoolers to middle schoolers can make the most of their summer.

Atlanta’s Rock ‘N Blues Camp
Atlanta Rock ‘N Blues Camp is the South’s premier music camp where students learn from the city’s top musical talent. Grouped into bands, campers craft a four song set with some help from the pros. At the end of the week it all comes together when the bands get ready for a live Thursday night rehearsal at a local venue and then wow everyone at the highly anticipated Friday night show. We include drums, bass, guitar, keys, singers, saxophone, trumpet and trombone. Don’t miss out on this incredible experience! The South’s premier music camp. Top talent faculty; bands learn a four song set for the Friday show. Drums, bass, guitar, keys, singers, saxophone, trumpet and trombone.

Art Camp at The High
Young artists will explore the museum’s galleries, create original artworks, and showcase their masterpieces in a special exhibition each week. Campers will learn about the museum’s collection and special exhibitions while honing their skills in drawing, painting, and design. Professional teaching artists will inspire your child to look closely, experiment with materials, and try new techniques. We serve rising first-
through eighth-graders.

Camp Barney Medintz – MJCCA
Camp Barney Medintz is the MJCCA’s Jewish summer overnight camp located in the North Georgia Mountains on more than 500 spectacular acres. Offering the most meaningful and transformational overnight camp experience, boys and girls completing 2nd-10th grade build lifelong friendships, gain confidence and independence, challenge themselves, and strengthen their Jewish identities.

Camp Carlos
Emory University Michael C. Carlos Museum
Inspiration from the Carlos collections and guidance from talented practicing artists come together for camp experiences that encourage children ages 7 to 17 to look closer, dig deeper, and push their creativity further.

Camp Flix
Emory and Oglethorpe University Campuses
Camp Flix is Georgia’s premiere summer filmmaking camp – a one-week or two-week, real-world experience that immerses teens and tweens in the craft of filmmaking. Camp Flix introduces kids, ages 11-17, to the techniques, language, and processes of filmmaking and acting, and provides an opportunity for teamwork and collaboration as they make a short film during the week with other campers.

Camp Gan Israel North Fulton
CGI North Fulton is part of the worldwide Camp Gan Israel network of camps operated by Chabad. We offer the most exciting and fulfilling camp experience you can find for your child in the North Fulton area. We are located in Johns Creek/Alpharetta on a beautiful seven acre campus, which includes an exquisite new 23,000 square foot building, outdoor sports facilities, a swimming pool and a kiddie pool.

Camp Kef & Extreme Action Basketball Camp at AJA
Camp Kef is an AJA camp for ages 3-10 Years old. We provide themed weeks which are filled with activities from a variety of incredible vendors. Extreme Action Basketball offers an energetic, unique and dynamic teaching camp for basketball character development, focus skills, goal setting, and follow through. While having fun, participants are challenged to align individual goals with experiential learning.

Camp Kingfisher at the Chattahoochee Nature Center
Connect with nature this summer, build lasting friendships and have all the fun of a traditional summer camp at Chattahoochee Nature Center’s Camp Kingfisher. Since 1993, Camp Kingfisher has provided an unforgettable camp experience to thousands of children and young adults. Campers can explore 127 acres of woodlands, three ponds, and the Chattahoochee River for a unique summer experience that encourages personal growth, teamwork, and environmental stewardship in campers. Certified counselors lead hikes, animal encounters, science explorations, canoeing, swimming, arts, and more. One-week and two-week sessions for rising kindergartners to seventh-graders.

Chastain Horse Park Horse Lovers Summer Camp
Calling all equestrian campers. Chastain Horse Park’s Horse Lovers Summer Camp is offered for riders 4-8 years of age and is filled with learning, horsemanship, riding, and fun for campers at beginner skill levels. Developing skills and understanding the importance of safety are key themes for our youngest riders, as well as fostering a love of horses, horse care and riding. We emphasize a hands-on and safe learning approach while developing and strengthening skills in the areas of awareness, coordination, confidence, courage, friendships and fun. Daily riding lessons are age- appropriate and include skill building activities geared toward our younger riders.

Camp Judaea
Hendersonville, NC
At Camp Judaea, we offer a wide variety of really fun activities in a loving family atmosphere. This allows campers to grow and even transform themselves every summer they return.
Camp Judaea’s small scale allows campers to explore, learn and grow while being surrounded by unconditional love and acceptance. We know and understand each child individually and embrace them in a caring summer family where lifelong friendships develop and are nurtured.

Camp Minimac at The Temple
Play and learn with Camp Minimac’s “Summer Reading.” Each week will focus on a different book and theme. We will enhance our knowledge and enjoy learning more about each topic through activities including special in-house field trips, art, music, science, songs, games, cooking, and more! Enrollment is flexible around your vacation schedule.

Duke Youth Programs
Duke University
Durham, NC
Duke Youth Programs offers a summer experience like no other: academic enrichment, a taste of life on a college campus, and friendships to last a lifetime. For 35 years, academically motivated youth from around the nation and the world have gathered on Duke’s campus to deepen understanding and hone skills.

Epstein Summer Camp
Epstein Summer Adventure Camp (ESA) is located at The Epstein School and open to the public for four weeks in June (3-28) for 2-year-olds – eighth grade. With new and exciting adventures each week, we are your Sandy Springs headquarters for summertime fun! Please check out our camp options and register early to ensure your child has a spot. With over 40 different half-day and full day camp options, there is something for everyone. Before and aftercare is available.

High Meadows Camp
A relaxed and caring atmosphere set on 40 acres of farm and woodland in Roswell. Children ages 4 -13 have opportunities for self-discovery through age-appropriate activities directed at personal improvement, environmental awareness, and noncompetitive achievement. Activities include archery, animal encounters, woodworking, canoeing, crafts, swimming, drama, nature and sports. Providing outstanding traditional outdoor experiences enriching lives in a caring, nurturing, child-centered setting since 1973.

High Touch High Tech Science/STEM Camp
8 locations in Atlanta, Metro Atlanta and surrounding areas, GA
Each day during X-TREME SCIENCE CAMP, campers will enjoy 270 minutes of degreed professional, instructor-led hands-on SCIENCE and STEM activities including a visit to TECH LAB. Science, technology, and engineering come alive as we excite your child with our unique form of “edutainment”! Eight metro locations. Serving Atlanta Since 1994.

In the City Camp
Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Johns Creek,
In the City Camp is a Jewish Day Camp like no other—we truly see your child and your entire family as important parts of our community. Campers (K – 6th grade) choose their own daily activities, learn to take risks, and develop skills in a safe and nurturing environment. Our small camper-to-counselor ratio allows every camper to become the best version of themselves. With three locations around Atlanta (Intown, Sandy Springs, and Johns Creek), children form strong connections to each other, the Atlanta Jewish community, and Israel. Join us for a day, a week, or the entire summer as we revolutionize Jewish Day Camping by building a community of STRONG, KIND, and CONFIDENT children.

Intown Jewish Preschool Camp
Warm, nurturing and filled with hands-on learning excitement. Summer activities include enrichment activities in art, music, science, water play and special guests. Camp is open to preschool children from 18 months to 6 years old.

Jewish Kids Groups
Morningside and Brookhaven
Designed for Jewish families of all backgrounds, Jewish Kids Groups is more than just a ridiculously cool school: It’s where Jewish identity is built! Our afterschool, Sunday, and camp programs offer kids an active, hands-on, experiential learning environment where they can build friendships, learn more about Judaism, and have fun!

Kennesaw State University College of the Arts Summer Arts Programs
College of the Arts’ Summer Arts program is for young artists who want to know what it is like to pursue college-level work in the arts. Choose from: Acting, Dance, Music, Musical Theatre or Visual Arts. All intensives are for rising ninth graders – 12th graders except The Middle School Choral Program, which is for rising sixth-graders – eighth-graders.

Morah Carol’s Place
Welcome to Morah Carol’s Place (MCP), a unique new Jewish preschool that focuses on Torah, academics, and the Hebrew language, while respecting every child’s individual learning style. MCP provides your child with a top-notch preschool experience, as well as a school calendar that keeps you, the working Jewish parent, in mind.

Pace Academy Camp
With over 40 different types of camps during the summer, there is the perfect camp for every child! We offer academic, athletic, specialty and art/theatre camps for campers of rising K-12th grades.

Ramah Darom
Clayton, GA
Ramah Darom inspires a lifelong love of Jewish values, tradition and community by bringing people together for exceptional, immersive experiences in Jewish living and learning at every stage of life. Offering Summer Camp, Family Camps and Year-Round Retreats at our breathtaking 185-acre North Georgia campus, just two hours from Atlanta.

Sensory Affective Play Camp
Sensory Affective Play Camp is a unique experience for children with special needs. Dr. Jule Kagan, Outstanding OT Practitioner for 2019, is the camp director. Focusing on regulating emotions, improving self-esteem and social skills. What fun! A sensory-motor gym, handwriting activities, creating snacks, drama, social games, crafts and more!

Spruill Center for the Arts
Join us for an artful adventure this summer! Spruill Center for the Arts offers week long visual arts camps for ages 5-14 and performing arts camps for ages 7-10. Our exciting hands-on activities allow campers to explore art, meet creative challenges and exercise their imaginations. Our summer camp program runs Monday – Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. with before care (beginning at 8 a.m.) and after care (ending at 6 p.m.) available for an additional fee. Visit spruillarts.org for more information.

Brookhaven, Decatur, Roswell
At Start:Code students learn the coding languages and tools behind today’s technology in our camps and weekly classes. They practice coding and apply the tools to their interests creating games, simulations and digital artwork. Hands-on project-based lesson tracks include Python, JavaScript, Java, game development with Unity 3D, Minecraft, and Roblox.

Summer Safari Camp at Zoo Atlanta
Join us at Zoo Atlanta this summer for an exploration of all things WILD! Each week, campers ages 4-17 are engaged in different hands-on STEAM-based projects and explore how to make a difference for wildlife. Select an individual week or spend the entire summer at Zoo Atlanta.

Temple Sinai Preschool
Join Temple Sinai Preschool for a summer of fun for children ages 18 months to 5 years old hosted at Springmont Montessori. Choose to register for individual weeks or sign up for all six weeks of summer camp. Each week will feature: fun weekly themes and water play, art, science, sports, music and exciting special guests! These are just some of the activities that your child will experience during camp, in a safe and caring preschool environment. Join Temple Sinai Preschool for a summer of fun for children — infants through 5 years old. Register for individual weeks or all 10. See you at camp!

The Cottage School Cougar Athletic Camps
The Cottage School offers a variety of sport opportunities during the summer, including girls combination basketball and volleyball, coed running, boys basketball, and coed soccer. Current students can sign up via the online school store. For all other inquiries, please call 770-641-8688 or email Athletic Director Richie Briggs at richardb@cottageschool.org.

URJ Camp Coleman
Cleveland, GA
For over 50 years, Camp Coleman, a program of the Union for Reform Judaism, has served campers from the Southeast United States from Tennessee and the Carolinas through Georgia and Florida. Committed to core values of respect, peace, community and kindness, we build a warm and caring community where campers have fun, make lifelong friends, and learn new skills. Our mission is to inspire campers and staff to become caring, committed, and connected to the Jewish community through an extraordinary camp experience.

Walker Summer Programs
Over 500 campers agree — Walker Summer Programs are the best way to spend your summer! Located just two miles from the Marietta Square, Walker offers an extensive and diverse selection of academic, athletic, and artistic opportunities for 3 to 18-year-olds in the metro Atlanta community. Choose from half day or full day options; early morning dropoff and late pickup is also available. From Quidditch Camp and Broadway on 41 to Big Shots Basketball and Tennis FUNdamentals, there is something for every camper at Walker!

Woodward Academy Summer Camps
College Park
Woodward Academy Summer Camps offer enrichment, athletic, academic, and activity camps that are open to the public and accessible through our exceptional bus system. Your child will be immersed in a one-of-a-kind summer experience from the moment they arrive. Learn more about Woodward Academy’s camp offerings and join the fun!

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