August Enrichment Camp

August Enrichment Camp is Back!

WEEK 1: August 21 – August 25

WEEK 2: August 28 – September 1

Sign up for TWO FULL WEEKS of extraordinary Jewish enrichment, or just for the days you want.


  • Field trips for older children

  • Workshops and a maker space to support our explosion of Jewish creativity

  • Separate groups for older and younger children 

  • Leadership (Madrichim) program for 6th and 7th graders

  • A very special day to view the solar eclipse on August 21st

Jewish Enrichment Camp is run by the same familiar educators your children know from the school year.


Week 1 (Aug. 21 – 25) :
  • ALL CHILDREN: Monday, August 21st Special solar eclipse day!
  • Entering N4 – 2nd: The Giant Shofar! Jewish play, games, art, music, and more.
  • Entering 3rd – 7th: Jewish Architecture in Chicago Workshop. Travel to famous Jewish buildings in Chicago and design your own.
Week 2 (Aug. 28 – Sept. 1) :
  • Entering N4 – 2nd: Jonah and the Big Fish Jewish play, games, art, music, and more.
  • Entering 3rd – 7th: Chagall in Chicago Workshop. Our city has three works by Marc Chagall. Explore them all and use Chagall’s techniques to create your own masterpiece.
  • ALL NEW! Leadership (Madrichim) program for entering 6th – 7th graders. Madrichim will spend the morning as middle school leaders with younger children, followed by leadership training and group-building challenges. In the afternoon, madrichim will create their own production of Jonah and the Big Fish, to be performed on Friday afternoon.
Jewish Enrichment Camp runs from 8:30AM until 3:30PM.
Late Afternoon runs until 5:45 PM on Monday-Thursday afternoons, and until 5:15 PM on Fridays.


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August Camp Tuition Information

Register by August 6th. Tuition increases on August 7th. Week 1: August 21 – August 25 Week 2: August 28 – September 1 Jewish Enrichment Camp runs 8:30 – 3:30 PM, with optional Late Afternoon until 5:45 (5:15 on Fridays). Full week of Jewish Enrichment Camp Regular Tuition (registered before August 7):  $325/week first child $275/week second …

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August Camp Sample Schedules

Sample Schedules for August Enrichment Camp Sample Schedule Nursery – 2nd Grade 8:30 Arrival: Welcome and Games 9:00 Shirat Boker (Morning Singing) 9:30 Morning Chakirah (Exploration) 10:30 Kibud (Snack) 11:00 Zeman Bachutz (Outside Play) 12:00 Lunch 12:45 Sheket (Quiet Time) 1:30 Afternoon Chakirah (Exploration) 2:30 Zeman Bachutz (Outside Play) 3:15 Kibud (Snack) and Ma’agal Siyyum (Closing Circle) with entire camp 3:30 L’hitra’ot (Goodbye) Late …

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