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Premiere Youth Camps provide the opportunity for kids to explore all of the things they are interested in. Programming is based around popular activities and trends that kids LOVE!  Premiere Youth Camps run 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Camp participation is determined by the grade your child will enter in the Fall of 2019.

Need full day care? Try the Half Day Add-On!
K-7th grade campers who are registered for a specialty Premiere Camp (Youth, Sports, or Dance) in the morning have the option to attend J Camp in the afternoon. Campers who participate in the Half Day Add-On will attend their specialty Premiere Camp in the morning and then be escorted by a counselor to the appropriate Day Camp. Before and After Care options are available to those participating Premiere Camps and Half Day Add-Ons.

June 3-7  |  CSI Investigators  K-2nd grade
Someone has stolen a valuable JCC artifact and we need your help to track down the thief! We’ll search for clues, learn about finger printing, analyze handwriting and more. (code:09-4001)

June 10-14  |  Kids in the Kitchen   2nd-3rd grade
Join us in the kitchen to try out new baking skills and recipes. Campers should bring in their favorite recipe to share. At the end of the week each camper will take home a special recipe book. (code: 09-4002A)

New!  June 10-14  |  Beginners Archery   4th-7th grade
Calling all Katniss Everdreens and Robin Hoods: enjoy a week of all things archery. Spend the week creating your own targets, developing your archery skills, competing in a variety of games and competitions, and so much more. No experience is needed. (code: 09-4002B)

June 17-21  |  Outdoor Adventures     4th-7th grade
Let’s explore the great outdoors! We’ll get back to basics as we learn camping and survival skills, such as how to set up a tent, build a fire, and finding clean water. There will also be sports, outdoor adventures and s’mores!  (code: 09-4003)

June 24-28  |  Harry Potter        2nd-3rd & 4th-7th grade
Attention all wizards: our Hogwarts term is about to begin.  Get sorted into a house, discover your patronus, and start your course. Hogwarts classes will cover potions, transfiguration and Quidditch. All aboard Platform 9 ¾! (2nd-3rd: 09-4004A  /  4th-7th: 09-4004B)  Both levels of this camp have a  minimum of 6 and maximum of 24

July 1-5  |  Summer Fun Days

July 8-12  |  Exploring Art   K-3rd grade
Art existed before creating the written word! This week we’ll explore and create art through the ages. (code: 09-4005)

July 15-19  |  Community Helpers    K-2nd grade
How can we make our community a clean and safe place to play and live? What can we do to help others around us? How can we make the world a better place for everyone? We’ll be joined by everyday helpers in our community to help us answer these questions. (code: 09-4006)

July 22-26  |  Advancing in Art     4th-7th grade
Banksy? Warhol? Bosch? We’re advancing to learn about some  “out there” artists while creating work of our own! (code: 09-4007)

July 29 - August 2   |  Nebraska Adventure    3rd-5th grade
We will “travel” around Nebraska without leaving the comfort of the JCC. We’ll pay tribute to the College World Series with our own Homerun Derby, learn about Carhenge, celebrate Arbor Day and enjoy some Kool-Aid. (code: 09-4008)

August 5-9  |  Get Gross & Messy   K-2nd grade
Do you love making a mess? How about being grossed out? If so, this camp is for you! We’ll play in the mud, learn about boogers, make a mess with shaving cream and more! (code: 09-40

Registrations are accepted until 4:30 p.m. the Wednesday BEFORE a session begins.
Camps fill quickly. To be guaranteed a spot, please register as soon as possible.

• Call the JCC Registrar, Johannah Berkey,  at (402) 334-6419
• Stop by or call Member Services at (402) 334-6426

Allison Burger, Director of Youth Programs
(402) 334-6409  |

Amanda Welsh, Assistant Director of Youth Programs
(402) 590-2152  |