Shore Medical Center – May Newsletter Article

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Give Them a Summer to Remember: Summer Camp Options for Every Interest and Budget
By: Cathleen Kunkle, Dir. of Marketing, Development & Special Events
Milton & Betty Katz Jewish Community Center

Summer is just around the corner.  The time is now to start planning what you will be doing with the kids during summer break.  Whether you’re a working parent or home with the kids, the dilemma is the same: are you doing enough to keep your kids active and engaged?  Worry no more.  The Milton & Betty Katz JCC’s summer camp, Camp By The Sea, has been delivering fun in the sun with memories to last a lifetime for 70 years.

A trusted resource for South Jersey families, and open to everyone regardless of religious affiliation, the JCC’s Camp By The Sea summer camp program is conveniently located in its Margate, Atlantic County facility.  Featuring day trips to local amusement parks, water parks and state parks, as well as seaside activities including surf lessons, stand-up paddle boarding, bay kayaking and even parasailing, the JCC is truly the place to be this summer. With flexible scheduling up to a full eight-week enrollment, the program is open to children ages two through tenth grade. 

Additionally, Camp By The Sea offers 17 different Specialty Camps tailored to your child’s specific interests from sports, performing arts and science, to museums, creative arts, and even a camp for the Legomaniac.  Both budget and schedule friendly, Specialty Camps are one-week programs making an experience-rich summer accessible to everyone.

If travel is your teen’s passion, Camp By The Sea is offering three amazing Teen Tours with its Road Rulz Travel Camp. Trip One: The Southern Sojourn – travels along the coast stopping at fun-filled places including Savannah, Myrtle Beach, Atlanta and more before rooting down in Orlando to spend July 4th weekend at Universal Studios. This trip runs June 27 through July 8. Trip Two: California Dreaming – the ultimate road trip and goes where no JCC trip has gone before – Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon, San Diego, Los Angeles and Scottsdale. This epic journey will depart on July 13 and return on July 24. Trip Three: New Orleans and New Horizons – an excursion to great cities including Washington, DC, Charlotte, Panama Beach, New Orleans and Atlanta. This trips runs from July 28 through August 12.

For full Camp By The Sea program details visit or contact Josh Cutler, Camp Director at 609-822-1167, Ext. 138, or email him at .