JKidLA does its very best to bring you the most current information about school, camp and cultural programming for families in Jewish LA, however, it is always a good idea to confirm dates and times with the host organizations. Please note that some programs require RSVPs while others do not. Should you need assistance with reservations, have questions or need more information, please don’t hesitate to call; we’re always happy to help.

    • JCamp at WJCC

    • Date: Monday, June 11, 2018
    • Description: June 11 - August 10, 2018 For ages 5-17 years old. JCamp is all about you! We are here to provide your camper with ...read moreJune 11 - August 10, 2018 For ages 5-17 years old. JCamp is all about you! We are here to provide your camper with a high quality, customizable experience. Through the combination of weekly specialty options, swimming four days a week, field trips and exposure to a large number of activities, JCamp creates a program where your camper will develop skills, build friendships that can last a lifetime and have fun! Cost: $425/week—Member. $450/week—Non Member Contact Person: Edana Appel Email: eappel@westsidejcc.org; Phone: (323) 556-5205 Address: 5870 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036; Website: www.jcampwestside.org read less
    • Contact Email: eappel@westsidejcc.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 556-5205
    • Summer Smash Summer Camp at Temple Etz Chaim

    • Date: Monday, June 11, 2018
    • Description: June 11 - August 10, 2108. Join Temple Etz Chaim this summer for Summer Smash, a summer camp program for kids in gra ...read moreJune 11 - August 10, 2108. Join Temple Etz Chaim this summer for Summer Smash, a summer camp program for kids in grades 1st-9th. Your kids will enjoy sports, weekly field trips, water slides, cooking, arts and crafts, ropes, and so much more.Register at https://templeetzchaim.org/summersmash or for questions, visit summersmash@templeetzchaim.org or call the office at (805) 494-3648. www.templeetzchaim.org read less
    • Contact Email: summersmash@templeetzchaim.org
    • Contact Phone: (805) 494-3648
    • Beth Shir Shalom ECC Summer Camp

    • Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    • Description: June 12th and end on August 17th, 2018; Weekly enrollment available; 3 or 5 days per week; 9-12, 9-3 or 8-5:30; Won ...read moreJune 12th and end on August 17th, 2018; Weekly enrollment available; 3 or 5 days per week; 9-12, 9-3 or 8-5:30; Wonderful early childhood summer camp program for children ages 18 months-6 years old! Contact Person: Robin Masnicoff Email: robin@bethshirshalom.org; Phone: (310) 829-2517; Address: 1827 California Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90403; Website: http://bethshirshalom.org read less
    • Contact Email: robin@bethshirshalom.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 829-2517
    • Zimmer Children's Museum Summer Camp

    • Date: Monday, June 18, 2018
    • Description: June 18 - August 31, 2018. Zimmer Children’s Museum’s offers 10 distinct week-long day camps. Each week has a so ...read moreJune 18 - August 31, 2018. Zimmer Children’s Museum’s offers 10 distinct week-long day camps. Each week has a social responsibility theme and each camp day features arts of all kinds, creative and scientific exploration and of course, museum playtime (which kids LOVE)! With experienced educators and inventive curriculum, summer camp at the Zimmer engages kids in body, mind and heart. WHO: Ages 3 - 8 years (Sessions vary by week. Child must be appropriate age by camp start date.) Email: sara@zimmermuseum.org; Phone: (323) 761-8984; Address: 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048; Website:https://www.zimmermuseum.org/camp_zimmer.html read less
    • Contact Email: info@zimmermuseum.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 761-8984
    • BJE Teen Service Corps

    • Date: Monday, June 18, 2018
    • Description: June 18 -22, 2018 - Hosted By Temple Menorah / 1101 Camino Real, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 Are you a teen with a pass ...read moreJune 18 -22, 2018 - Hosted By Temple Menorah / 1101 Camino Real, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 Are you a teen with a passion for changing the world? This summer, put your passion to work and your values into action. Join the BJE Teen Service Corps and: discover how you can make a significant impact, engage in hands-on service, reflection and connection to Jewish life and have fun! Earn 12 hours of community service credit per session! Limited CIT/Leadership positions for campers entering grades 10 and above; Contact Liat Vorobiev at lvorobiev@bjela.org Phone: (323) 761-8621; Website: http://www.bjela.org/servicecorps/ read less
    • Contact Email: lvorobiev@bjela.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 761-8621
    • Havaya Arts Sleep Away Camp

    • Date: Monday, June 18, 2018
    • Description: We run three two-week sessions June 18 – July 1, 2018; July 2 – July 15, 2018; and July 16 – July 29, 2018 De ...read moreWe run three two-week sessions June 18 – July 1, 2018; July 2 – July 15, 2018; and July 16 – July 29, 2018 Description: Havaya Arts is a high-quality arts and summer camp experience. Here, vibrant Jewish communal life will enhance art, which in turn enhances Jewish life and identity. Located on the University of Redlands campus in southern California, campers will learn from working artists who are also comfortable teaching to a variety of levels, providing a truly youth-centered experience. Campers choose from one of our four core art studios (Visual Art, Music, Dance/Movement, and Theater) during each of our two-week sessions. Electives will allow young artists to continue working in their core studio or to explore another discipline. With access to various studios and outdoor spaces, campers and staff have all the tools and inspiration possible right at their fingertips. Whether they go deeply into their chosen art form or they try something for the first time, campers will grow as intentional artists and amazing human beings. For more information, please contact Reuben Posner, Camp Director, at 833-HAV-ARTS | direct: 323-794-2743 read less
    • Contact Email: reuben@havayaarts.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 794-2743
    • Camp Wise of Stephen Wise Temple

    • Date: Monday, June 18, 2018
    • Description: PRESCHOOL: June 18 - July 3, 2018 PK-6th grades June 25 - August 10, 2018 Teens: 7th and 8th grades June 25 - Jul ...read morePRESCHOOL: June 18 - July 3, 2018 PK-6th grades June 25 - August 10, 2018 Teens: 7th and 8th grades June 25 - July 25, 2018 Camp Wise is a fun and active Jewish summer day camp in sunny Los Angeles. Pre-K to Grade 8 campers will experience age-appropriate activities like field trips, swimming (and lessons!), art, sports, cooking, gaga, science, martial arts, and much more! Early Bird Registration Discount Ends March 1! http://campwisela.org/ Phone: (310) 889-2263; Address: 15500 Stephen Wise Dr.,, Los Angeles, CA 90077; Website: http://campwisela.org/ read less
    • Contact Email: campwise@wisela.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 889-2263
    • Gan Alonim Day Camp

    • Date: Monday, June 18, 2018
    • Description: Dates are June 18-August 10, 2018: $59/day Entering Grades K-6 - 9am - 3:30pm Gan Alonim Day Camp is a loving envir ...read moreDates are June 18-August 10, 2018: $59/day Entering Grades K-6 - 9am - 3:30pm Gan Alonim Day Camp is a loving environment, where staff is committed to helping children grow, learn, and explore. Daily activities emphasize fun, appreciation of nature, friendship, safety, and Jewish culture. Kids learn Israeli dances, go swimming, sing songs, create art, ride horses, discover nature, and more! At Gan Alonim, enrollment works on a day by day basis. You can sign up for as many or as few days as you would like throughout the summer. Gan Alonim is designed for children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade. Bus Transportation from: Encino, Northridge, Woodland Hills, Agoura Hills, and Thousand Oaks Extended care at camp until 5:30pm available Mondays-Thursdays. Email: gan@aju.edu; Phone: 877-225-6646; 1101 Peppertree Lane, Brandeis, CA 93064; www.alonim.com/ read less
    • Contact Email: gan@aju.edu
    • Contact Phone: (877) 225-6646
    • deToledo Camp ECO Botics

    • Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    • Description: June 19 - July 19, 2018 Monday-Friday, 8:15am-1:15pm (grades 6-9) couples classic summer fun in the garden with f ...read moreJune 19 - July 19, 2018 Monday-Friday, 8:15am-1:15pm (grades 6-9) couples classic summer fun in the garden with futuristic tinkering in our high-tech MakerSpace. Students engage in sustainable gardening and cooking, yoga, robotics, engineering principles, 3D printing and more! read less
    • Contact Email: mvacca@dths.org
    • JCC Maccabi Sports Camp

    • Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    • Description: Summer 2018 Dates- Session 1: June 19 - July 1, Session 2: July 3 - July 15, Session 3: July 17 - July 29. Shorter R ...read moreSummer 2018 Dates- Session 1: June 19 - July 1, Session 2: July 3 - July 15, Session 3: July 17 - July 29. Shorter Rookie sessions are available. JCC Maccabi Sports Camp is an overnight Jewish sports summer camp located just outside of San Francisco in Atherton, California. Our camp welcomes athletes in grades 3 through 11. During our one, two and four week camp sessions, campers learn more about their favorite sport of choice – baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis, softball, lacrosse, dance or volleyball. There are also plenty of other sports and activities mixed in with the core values of a Jewish summer camp experience. Contact Information: Josh Steinharter; Email: josh@maccabisportscamp.org; Phone: (415) 997-8844; Website: http://www.maccabisportscamp.org/ read less
    • Contact Email: josh@maccabisportscamp.org
    • Contact Phone: (415) 997-8844
    • 6 Points Sports Academy California

    • Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    • Description: 3 sessions Session 1: June 19-July 1, Session 2: July 3-July 15, Session 3: July 17-July 29 As a Jewish sports camp ...read more3 sessions Session 1: June 19-July 1, Session 2: July 3-July 15, Session 3: July 17-July 29 As a Jewish sports camp, URJ 6 Points Sports Academy combines high-level training with all the fun of a traditional summer camp. Campers select a sport to “major” in – baseball, basketball, soccer or tennis– and spend 4-5 hrs a day with other Jewish athletes, learning from professional coaches and counselors who are passionate about being Jewish athletes themselves. New for Summer 2017 Session 1 ONLY – competitive swimming, cheer/dance and softball will be offered as majors. 6 Points is a residential camp located at Occidental College here in LA and there are three 2-week sessions beginning mid-June. Email: SportsCA@urj.org Mailing address: 275 Grove Street, Suite 2-400, Newton, MA 02466 Web site: https://6pointssports.org/california/ Phone: 310-912-7335 read less
    • Contact Email: sportsca@urj.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 912-7335
    • deToledo High School SUMMER Sports!

    • Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    • Description: For students entering grades 6-12 June 19 - July 19, 2018 Monday-Friday, 1:30pm-3:30pm. For students entering gra ...read moreFor students entering grades 6-12 June 19 - July 19, 2018 Monday-Friday, 1:30pm-3:30pm. For students entering grades 6-12: Aerial Dance, Baseball, Basketball, Dance, and Volleyball. Contact Mr. Matt Vacca, Summer Director mvacca@dths.org Address: 22622 Vanowen Street, West Hills, CA 91307 Website: http://dths.org read less
    • Contact Email: mvacca@dths.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0048
    • deToledo High School Summer Spark 2018!

    • Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    • Description: For students entering grades 8-12 June 19 - July 19, 2018 Monday-Friday, 8am-1:15pm Want to hone your essential ...read moreFor students entering grades 8-12 June 19 - July 19, 2018 Monday-Friday, 8am-1:15pm Want to hone your essential communications skills, brush up on time management, improve your writing skills, and/or enhance your study skills? Students may take one or more of our skill-building courses designed to get you off on a good start in the fall: Creative Communication Seeing My Time Techniques for Writing Well Study Skills The Art of Verbal Combat (1:30pm-3:30pm) Beginning Winds and Percussion (Grades 6-12 1:30pm-3:30pm) http://dths.org read less
    • Contact Email: mvacca@dths.org
    • Camp Alonim

    • Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    • Description: First Session: 6/19 - 7/1, Entering Grades 2-9 Mini-First Session: 6/24 - 7/1, Entering Grades 2-5 Second Sessio ...read moreFirst Session: 6/19 - 7/1, Entering Grades 2-9 Mini-First Session: 6/24 - 7/1, Entering Grades 2-5 Second Session: 7/3 - 7/22, Entering Grades 3-10 Third Session: 7/24 - 8/12, Entering Grades 3-10 Mini-Third Session: 7/24 - 8/5, Entering Grades 2-5 CIT Summer: 6/18 - 8/12, Entering Grade 11 Programs for children entering grades 2-11 (leadership training for 10-11) Camp Alonim is a pluralistic Jewish summer camp, which strives to spark a love for Jewish culture, tradition and community in our campers by exposing them to a multitude of ways to be Jewish. We see every activity we offer as a "gateway," starting with activities children already enjoy, showing them how they might be Jewish, or serve as gateways to Jewish connections. Our activities include Israeli dance, Krav Maga, mountain biking, archery, cooking, hiking, gardening, basketball, horseback riding, swimming, arts and crafts, music, rock wall/adventure course and producing programs at our very own radio station! Email: alonim@aju.edu; Phone: (877) 225-6646; Address: 1101 Peppertree Lane, Brandeis, CA 93064; Website: http://www.alonim.com read less
    • Contact Email: alonim@aju.edu
    • Contact Phone: (877) 225-6646
    • Camp JCA Shalom

    • Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    • Description: June 19 - August 5, 2018. Sessions vary. Camp JCA Shalom is a co-ed Jewish camp located in the natural setting of th ...read moreJune 19 - August 5, 2018. Sessions vary. Camp JCA Shalom is a co-ed Jewish camp located in the natural setting of the Shalom Institute in beautiful Malibu. For 55 years, Camp JCA Shalom has been the "Camp for All Seasons." Winter, spring, summer, and fall, thousands of campers and staff experience the magic of Camp JCA Shalom. In our warm and supportive environment, campers experience living, learning and playing in a group setting that encourages personal growth and self-discovery. Campers also have fun! They participate in a variety of programs and activities daily; they make new and lasting friendships; and they develop a wealth of new skills and interests. JCA campers go home with a lifetime of cherished memories. JCA is the Extraordinary Jewish Community Center Camping Experience. There are eight 1-week sessions, one 2-week session and two 3-week sessions. Featured Programs or Facilities include: High Adventure Ropes Course, Sea Kayaking (teens), Drama, Sports, Outdoor Adventure, Israeli Dancing, Digital Photography, Arts & Crafts, Free Swim, Instructional Swim, Water Volleyball, Evening Pool Parties, Beach Trips, Singing, Archery, Stargazing, Israel Days, Campfires, Basketball, Rappelling, Zip-line, Climbing Wall, Cookouts, Dances, Maccabiah, Hiking, Nature, Ecology, Salsa Dancing, Israeli culture, Overnights, Marla Bennett Israel Discovery Center and Garden, Carnivals, Talent Shows, Teen Travel Trips and MORE! FOr more information visit our website or contact info@shalominstitute.com or call (818) 889-5500. Address: 34342 Mulholland Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265 Website: http://www.campjcashalom.com read less
    • Contact Email: info@shalominstitute.com
    • Contact Phone: (818) 889-5500
    • IKAR Family Trip to Israel

    • Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    • Description: June 20—July 2, 2018 We will delve into Israel's contemporary and historical triumphs and struggles. We will ...read moreJune 20—July 2, 2018 We will delve into Israel's contemporary and historical triumphs and struggles. We will hear from leading voices on the ground about the conflict and prospects for peace with the Palestinians - a conversation that is more crucial now than ever. We will explore Israel's thriving arts and culture scene, drink great wine, and hear from the NGOs in the field who are working to address Israel’s social, economic, religious, and environmental justice challenges. And throughout, there will be a separate track with creative and age appropriate programming for children of all ages as part of an overall itinerary that we are thoughtfully designing with Makor Educational Journeys. Who is this trip for? Our trip will be suitable for everyone from first-timers to Sabras, from folks traveling alone to those bringing their best friends, their 7-year-olds, or their moms. read less
    • Camp JCA Shalom Day Camp

    • Date: Monday, June 25, 2018
    • Description: Day Camp will start on Monday, June 25th and the last day will be Friday, August 10th. Camp JCA Shalom Day Camp at ...read moreDay Camp will start on Monday, June 25th and the last day will be Friday, August 10th. Camp JCA Shalom Day Camp at Kadima Day School in West Hills! Seven week-long sessions available for kids entering 1st - 8th grade. The magic and spirit (ruach) of camp coupled with developing a deeper sense of Jewish identity and the understanding that you belong to a diverse and dynamic Jewish community is why there is no better place to be a kid than at Camp JCA Shalom Day Camp. Jewish values, tradition, spirit and Israeli culture are woven into camp days through songs, art, stories, sports, drama, games and celebrations. We believe in teaching campers responsibility (achreiyut), cooperation (shalom bayit) and repairing our world (tikkun olam) in a way that goes hand-in-hand with splashing in the pool, enjoying the perfect popsicle and shouting a camp cheer. For more information, please contact Elisa Becker, Camp Director, at elisa@shalominstitute.com or call her at (818)889-5500. 7011 Shoup Street, West Hills , West Hills 91307. http://www.campjcashalom.com/daycamp/ read less
    • Contact Email: elisa@shalominstitute.com
    • Contact Phone: (818) 889-5500
    • BJE Teen Service Corps: Summer Day Camp for Entering 7th-10th Graders in the City

    • Date: Monday, June 25, 2018
    • Description: June 25 – 29, 2018 - Hosted By Sinai Temple / 10400 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024 Are you a teen with a pa ...read moreJune 25 – 29, 2018 - Hosted By Sinai Temple / 10400 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024 Are you a teen with a passion for changing the world? This summer, put your passion to work and your values into action. Join the BJE Teen Service Corps and: discover how you can make a significant impact, engage in hands-on service, reflection and connection to Jewish life and have fun! Earn 12 hours of community service credit per session! Limited CIT/Leadership positions for campers entering grades 10 and above; Contact Liat Vorobiev at lvorobiev@bjela.org Phone: (323) 761-8621; Website: http://www.bjela.org/servicecorps/ read less
    • Contact Email: lvorobiev@bjela.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 761-8621