Sports Specialty Camps
For the sporty camper who wants to play a lot of different sports, or those who want to focus on one particular sport, Shai Sports is made for them! Each day, campers receive two hours of specialized instruction from coaches to learn the game, practice their skills, and scrimmage. In addition to sports instruction, campers will enjoy free swim, water games, other camp activities, and chugim (free choice activities). On Fridays, Shai Sports joins the whole camp for Friday FUNday, a sports wrap-up, and “tag in” for our camp-wide Shabbat programming. To accommodate age-appropriate skill development, Shai Sports is offering age groups: K – grade 1, grades 2 – 3, and grades 4 – 6.
June 5 – August 18
Session 1, 6, and 7:$560/week
Session 2, 3, 4, and 5: $1120/session
Session One: June 5 — 9
Session Two: June 12 – 23
Session Three: June 26 — July 7
July 5 — 7 (Three days)
Session Four: July 10 — 21
Session Five: July 24 — August 4
Session Six: August 7 — 11
Session Seven: August 14 — 18
Sports of All Sorts
Grades K – 1, Session 1, 2, 3, & 4
Grades 2 – 6, Session 1, 2, 3, & 4
Sports of All Sorts is a perfect fit for your sporty camper who wants to try out a variety of sports this summer! For all campers who are rising kindergarteners through grade 1, you’ll get to explore a variety of sports and games during your time in Shai Sports. Also available for grades 2 and 3, this is a chance for young athletes to explore and learn many different sports.
Court Sports (Basketball & Other Court Sports)
Grades 2 – 6, Session 2 & 4
This session at camp is sure to bring out your inner LeBron with the perfect mix of fun and excitement within a competitive environment. While the session is primarily focused on basketball, we’ll bring in some other fun court sports along the way, for variation. Campers will develop their shooting, passing, and love of the game, and learn many unexpected skills along the way. This week at camp will immerse campers in a focused, intensive clinic that’s sure to be a slam dunk!
Field Sports (Soccer & Other Field Sports)
Grades 2 – 6, Session 3
If you were inspired by the World Cup, this is for you! During this session at camp campers will focus on soccer, with other field games dispersed throughout the week to change it up. In this soccer session, players will learn techniques to enhance their individual skill levels in dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, and defense. Whether your camper is an experienced player or only a beginner, this week will improve each camper’s overall skill in the game of soccer and provide them with a memorable and positive experience! This week is sure to be very “goal” oriented!
Racket Sports (Tennis, Pickle Ball & Badminton)
Grades K – 1, Session 5
Grades 2 – 6, Session 5
Camp Shai and the JCC’s Tennis Center are teaming up again to bring you Shai Tennis! Campers will start their session learning various racket sports and developing skills, then the second week of the session will be all tennis, all day! Campers will practice basic stroke technique, racquet/ball games, and have lots of on-court time to learn the game. The Tennis Center has many tools, including age-appropriate racquets, short nets, ROGY tennis balls, and fun games to practice hand-eye coordination. Join us this week to “make a racquet!”
All Sports, All the Time!
Grades K – 1, Session 6
Grades 2 – 6, Session 6
Team up with HERO Kids Sports this week to get a little bit of everything – all of your favorite sports in one week. While the sports may be different, the two major things they all have in common is the high level of instruction your camper will receive AND the fun they will have!
Mixed Court Sports!
Grades K – 1 – Session 7
Get your ball on this week with HERO Kids Sports! We’ll have lots of different games and activities on the court, many favorites and maybe even some new ones to learn! Campers at HERO Kids Sports get the chance to play lots of sports and games all while beating the intense August heat!
Thinker Tinker Workshop (Wood Working)
Grades K – 1, Session 2, 3, 5
Grades 2 – 6, Session 3, 4, 5
Thinker Tinker Workshop is an interactive and project-based way for campers to learn to create and design with their hands. Thinker Tinker Workshop is designed to teach boys and girls practical woodworking skills with an emphasis on the safe use of hand tools. Taught by Alice Sampson, a retired educator and a firm believer in hands-on experience as an effective means of teaching.