Yeladim is for campers entering grades 2-3 and means "children" in Hebrew.




Session I:     June 8-19
Session II:    June 22-July 2
Session III:   July 6-17
Session IV:   July 20-31

The Camp Day      

  • Each day starts with singing camp songs around the American and Israeli flags.
  • Includes activities like arts & crafts, athletics, drama, music, nature (teva), playground time, science discovery, Israeli culture, and, of course, swimming.  
  • Pizza lunch is provided on Mondays and Fridays.
  • We close each day with our Song Session—an interactive concert led by our expert song leaders.  
  • Song Session ends every day with Camper Awards and on Fridays with a special Shabbat program.  

Led by the Best

  • Our counselor and specialist positions are highly selective.  
  • Our team is composed of an incredible group of elementary and early childhood education majors, Jewish campus leaders, schoolteachers, and Camp J alumni. 
  • They annually complete 40 hours of specialized training, including First Aid & CPR, to ensure your camper has the most rewarding and safe experience possible.     

Making a Splash

  • Structured swim five days per week with American Red Cross-trained Water Safety Instructors.
  • Free swim once per week.  


Specialty Track Option (Offered Sessions I-IV)
Choose a specialty track, like Yeladim Sports (Sessions I-IV). Sports campers still attend special events, swim, and specialty areas. 

Pricing for Yeladim and Yeladim Sports

2-Week Session:    $605 ($550 for JCC members)
1 Week:                   $340 ($300 for JCC members)


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