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Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp
Release Date: March 08, 2017

This summer marks the Camp's 14th year!



This is the Camp’s 14th year of operation!

A three-day (you pick which 3 days) and a 5-day program are available each of the 8 weeks of the 2017 summer camp program.  Camp is in session from 9 am to 3 pm Mondays through Fridays with an option for before care starting at 7 am and an after-care program from 3 to 6 pm. 

The only exception is the week of July 3rd when camp will be closed that Tuesday (July 4th) and be open for a 4-day week -- Monday, July 3, Wednesday, July 5 through Friday, July 7.

Included in the weekly tuition fees, a  typical day at Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp may include golf, archery, boating, fishing, sports activities, high/low ropes challenge courses, a 40' rock climbing wall with a vertical playpen and zip line, two Ga-Ga Pits, Trangle Ball, Baggo, Frisbee, , ping-pong, Foose Ball, billiards, air hockey, morning and afternoon snacks, group lunch times, playground activities, outdoor field activities, over 100 board games plus giant-sized board games, tethervall, croquet, shuffleboard, hopscotch, horseshoes, bocce ball, crative arts & crafts, science and nature activities, leather works, inflatable water slides, Slip 'n Slides, water play, kiddie pools, weekly themed activities, special programs, live entertainment, assorted video systems,  a library of video games, story time, movie time in the theater, face-off competitions and sooooo much more.

Optional lunches can be pre-purchased on Fun Food Mondays (Subway sandwiches), Fun Food Wednesdays (McDonalds), Hot Diggity Dog Thursdays, and Fun Food Fridays (Pizza). Alternative lunches (PB&J sandwiches or Yogurt & Cheese) are also available.

A Sports Clinic is offered usually each week and Elective Classes are offered usually each day for an additional fee.

An All-Camper Trip is scheduled every week as well as grade-specific trips on certain weeks.   All off-site trips are optional, on a first-come, first-served basis contingent on available bus seats.  Fees vary depending on venue and location.

Special Programs and Events  and Special Treat Days are scheduled throughout the summer day camp season as part of the program, incurring no additional fees.

For more information, stay on this Jefferson Township website and use the Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp link on the left side of this page to find out much more information about the Recreation Department’s summer day camp program.

For assistance in setting up a family account in Community Pass, refer to step-by-step instructions in the Form Center on this website.   The link is also on the left side of  this page and then you'll scroll down to the Recreation Department to find them.


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