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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 fun projects, sports, 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, and a mask 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. Only hyperlinked dates with a PDF form below are available to register.


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

  • 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)
  • January 18 (MLK Day) - click here for PDF form
  • February 15-19 (February Break ) - click here for PDF form!
  • March 15 (Albany Schools PD Day)
  • April 5-9 (April Break, Circus Camp) 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 .