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Vacation Camp

JCC Members are now eligible for free assessments and $100 off their first month of Math Tutoring at Mathnasium of Westmere.  Click here to learn more about this JPerk!! 


K-6th Grade Vacation Camp*

Enjoy swimming, games, guest entertainers and more!!

  • Open to  JCC Members, JCC ASH/Montessori/TOAST/HACD Students, and Olam Campers in Kindergarten to 6th Grade.   DSS subsidy accepted for this program.
  • Times: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm in the JWV Room 
  • Campers need a nut-free cold lunch, sneakers, weather appropriate clothing, bathing suit and towel daily.  
  • Two Kosher & Nut Free Snacks Provided, morning and afternoon. During Passover/April Break, we only provide Kosher for Passover snacks.

Circus Camp* - currently on hold

Enjoy a fun week of Circus acrobatics, juggling, gymnastics, clowning around, and more with Sean-O of Circus Theatricks! Fun show put on by the campers for families each Friday of the camp week at 2:30pm in our JCC Auditorium.

  • Offered by Circus Theatricks during December, February and April breaks (5 day program)
  • Open to campers 7 to 15 years of age. 
  • Times: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm; includes before and after care






PADI Seal Team Scuba Camp* - currently on hold

Come try out our coolest Vacation Camp and latest sports craze by joining the PADI Seal Team! We’ll be doing 5 AquaMisssions, designed to teach young divers, ages 8 -15, the basics of diving. AquaMissions are underwater pool adventures and include AquaMission: Snapshot Specialist, where young divers take pictures of each other diving underwater, and AquaMission: Night Specialist, where they’re diving in the dark with flashlights!

  • Offered by Doc Scuba during February and April breaks (5 day program) 
  • Open to campers 8 to 15 years of age. No prior experience needed.  
  • Campers need to bring a swimsuit and towel. 
  • All campers must be at least 8 years of age at the time of the program and have a completed waiver form.  Please email for the waiver. 

*For Siblings or 5 Day Kaleidoscope Afterschool Children, please contact Andrew Katz by phone or email below to receive discount.


(based on the Albany School District Calendar.  The Albany JCC is closed on major Jewish holidays) 

At this time, registration for December Break (24, 28-31) to June 25, 2021 is on hold.

  • September 8-25
  • October 12 (Columbus Day)
  • November 3, 11, 25 (Election Day, Veterans Day, Pre-Thanksgiving Conference Day)
  • December 24, 28-31 (December Break) - click here for PDF form
  • January 18 (MLK Day)
  • February 15-19 (February Break, Circus Camp  & PADI Seal Team )
  • March 15 (Albany Schools PD Day)
  • April 5-9 (April Break, Circus Camp & PADI Seal Team) and April 27 (Albany Schools PD Day)
  • May 18 (Albany Schools PD Day); May 17, 27, 28 (if unused Albany Schools Snow Days)
  • June 25 (tentative  Vacation Camp day)


If you would like more information about our program, or would like a tour, please call: Andrew Katz, Youth Director, at 518-438-6651 ext. 113.  You can also email him at .