Local Day Camps


Adas Israel-Gan HaYeled
2850 Quebec St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20008
Sheri Brown
Ages: 2 1/2-5

Beth Sholom
Early Childhood Center
and Kindergarten
11825 Seven Locks Rd.
Potomac, MD 20854
Director: Rena Dubensky
[email protected]
[email protected]
Ages: 18 months to 6

B’nai Israel Schilit Nursery School – Summer Program
6301 Montrose Rd.
Rockville, MD 20852
Director: Nancy Goldberg
[email protected]
Ages: 2-5
As a complement to the school year program, B’nai Israel Schilit Nursery School Camp Katan, is the ideal way for children ages 2-5 to spend the summer. We offer a 6-week session for our incoming 2s and two 3-week sessions for ages 3-5; each bunk is staffed by two adult staff from our nursery school and supported by local teen CITs. Join us for creative art, water play, special performances, sports, Shabbat experience and more in our air-conditioned facility.

B’nai Tzedek Chaverim Summer Program
10621 S. Glen Rd.
Potomac, MD 20854
Director: Bonnie Ramer
[email protected]
Ages: 2 to 4 years
Three sessions from mid-June through July; 7-week incoming 2s program and an optional extended day for 3s and 4s.
Tuesday, Thursday Summer Play and Learn Adult-Toddler class for 7 weeks.


Early Childhood Center (ECC) of Tikvat Israel ECC Explorers Summer Program
2200 Baltimore Rd.
Rockville, MD 20851
Director: Michelle Sobel
[email protected]
Summer Program for ages 18 months to 5 years
Open 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. with Core Hours
9 a.m. -1 p.m.
Part-time or full-time; 3, 4 or 5 day flexible scheduling options
Open Enrollment / Year-round Programming (School Year + Summer)
We balance the importance of learning and play!

Camp Ahava
At the Silver Spring Jewish Center
1401 Arcola Ave.
Silver Spring, MD 20902
301-649-4425, 301-592-8433
Cell: 915 637-7816
Fax: 301-649-1274
[email protected]
[email protected]
Chaya Kranz
Director: Helen Goldberg
Ages 4.5-15
9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (extended hours)
State and County licensed Jewish Youth Day Camp in Kemp Mill. Certified instructors, trips, recreational activities. Low counselor to camper ratio. Open to public. 1 to 8-week flexible sessions; extended hours available.

Camp Calleva
Calleva Main Office:
13015 Riley’s Lock Rd.
Poolesville, MD 20837
Calleva Farm:
19120 Martinsburg Rd.
Dickerson, MD 20842
Summer Camps, seasonal programs, Calleva Farm and Groups

Camp CLC
4511 Bestor Dr.
Rockville, MD 20853
[email protected]
Camp Director: Alicia Woods
Infants, toddlers, and ages two to six.
Eight weeks in one or two-week sessions. Three- and 5-day programs. Non-toilet-trained class available. Hours: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., half-day; 9 a.m.-4 p.m., full day; 7:30-9 a.m., before care; 4-6 p.m., after care.

Camp Gan Israel of Silver Spring
519 Lamberton Dr.
Silver Spring, MD 20902
Director: Chaya Wolvovsky
Ages: 3 and a half to 12 years

Camp JCC
Jewish Community Center
of Greater Washington
6125 Montrose Rd.
Rockville, MD 20852
Fax: 301-881-6549
[email protected]
Director: Fara Gold
Preschool Camp Programs:
Adom: 4 and 5 yrs.
Elementary Camp Programs:
Lavan: Entering Grade 1
Kachol: Entering Grade 2
Yarok: Entering Grades 3-4
Zahav: Entering Grades 5-6
Special Needs Camp Programs:
Kochavim Senior Program for Teens and Young Adults with Special Needs, 13-21
Inclusion opportunities for campers with special needs, 4-13
Specialty Camp Programs:
Omanut/Art: 1st to 7th grades
Habimah/Theater: 2nd – 7th grades
Maccabiah/Sports: K-6th grade
Madatz: Entering 10th grade

Camp Shoresh
Office: 2704 Bartol Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21209
2428 Pleasant View Rd.
Adamstown, MD 21710
[email protected]
Summer day camp for ages 4 to 15. A total Jewish experience for body, mind and soul, combining Jewish studies with a range of physical activities.

Jewish Community Center
of Northern Virginia
8900 Little River Tnpk.
Fairfax, VA 22031
Fax: 703-323-1993
Teen Programming and School-Age Camps Dir.: Nori White, 703-537-3041
Summer day camps and travel camps; Teen Scene; BBYO; Teen Centertainers Theatre Company, mitzvah programs; JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest programs.

Cougar Sports and Travel Camp
Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy
13300 Arctic Ave.
Rockville, MD 20853
Judy Mehlman
301-962-9400, ext. 5159
1st through 9th grade
Judaism and Israel are integrated into all camp activities and programs. Early drop-off and late pick-up available. Directed by MJBHA staff members.

Lions Sports Camp
at the Jewish Day School
Upper School Campus
11710 Hunters Ln.
Rockville, MD 20852
301-881-1400, ext. 4990
Grades: 2 to 11
Camp Director: Mike Riley
Sports Camp and Individual Sports Camps (Baseball, Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer)
Sports Camp – Offers a variety of sports in a two week session.
Individual Camps – Specialize in the instruction of a specific sport and its skills in a one week session.

Northern Virginia
Hebrew Congregation
1441 Wiehle Ave.
Reston, VA 20190
Fax: 703-437-3443
Director: Cindi Drake
Ages: 2 to 5

Ohr Kodesh Summer Camp Kamp Kodesh
8300 Meadowbrook Ln.
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Director: Lisa Davis
[email protected]
Ages: 2 to 5

Temple Beth Ami
Nursery School
14330 Travilah Rd.
Rockville, MD 20850
Fax: 301-738-0094
Director: Paula Sayag
Ages: 2 to 5
June 20-July 29, one-week sessions
Early arrival and special afternoon options. Unique program for rising kindergarteners.
Temple Sinai Adventure Camp
3100 Military Rd., N.W.
Washington, DC 20015
[email protected]
Directors: Alyssa Policarpio and
Courtney Wilson
Ages: 3 to 5

Washington DCJCC
Summer Day Camp Program
1529 16th St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
Fax: 202-518-9420
Director: Phillip Liebson
[email protected]
Ages: 4 to 16
Full range of activities for preschool and school age, including swimming.

Washington DCJCC
Summer Day Camp – Specialty Camps
1529 16th St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
Fax: 202-518-9420
Director: Phillip Liebson
[email protected]
Ages: 4-16
Lego Camp, Camp Skate, Gymnastics and Dance Camp, Kibbutz Camp, Summer Fun Weeks/No School Today Days, Outdoor Adventure Camp, Counselors in Training Programs and Community Service Camps.

Washington Hebrew Congregation Camp Keetov
11810 Falls Rd.
Potomac, MD 20854
Director: Maxine Perlmutter
Ages: 2-5
Washington, D.C.:
3935 Macomb St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20016
Director: Lynne Bluestein
Ages: 2 to 5

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