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J Camp: A tradition since 1952

Specialty Camps

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11 WEEKS OF DAY CAMPS

Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

  • Pre-Camp: May 28–31
  • Half-day camps dismiss at noon

SPECIALTY CAMPS

  • Half-day (9 a.m.–noon): professional instruction
  • Full-day (9 a.m.–3:30 p.m.): professional instruction plus lunchtime, swimming, and other activities

CAMP A LA CARTE

  • Sign up for one week or all 11
  • Mix and match day camps and specialty camps

SUPERVISED BEFORE- AND AFTER-CAMP CARE

  • 7–9 a.m. (before camp)
  • 3:30–5:30 p.m. (after camp)

Sports and games

Learn ultimate Frisbee, capture the flag, kickball, modified pickleball, and quidditch (grades 3-7).

Learn soccer, t-ball, flag football, and basketball from expert coaches in this well-rounded approach to athletics and teamwork (full-day only).

Learn the fundamentals of this ancient game from Alabama state chess champion David Brooks.

Learn skills and teamwork from Certified Pro Staff Trainer Terry Drake and his staff (full-day only).

Strengthen passing, catching, and flag-pulling techniques with experienced in-house coaches Tim and October (full-day only).

Improve water skills while learning diving, swim strokes, water games, water safety, and synchronized swimming. Intermediate swimming skills required.

Focus on footwork, technique, and ball placement with seasoned Tennis Pro Dale Clark.

Practice hitting stationary targets before moving on to paired drills and movement drills in this unique and exciting sport (grades 3-7).

Learn this dynamic game of passing and catching from Coach Hank, who has a decade of experience playing the game (grades 3-7).

The arts

Learn the basics of drama through games, skits, props, storytelling, and improvisation with experienced performer and teacher Rachel Powers.

Express yourself using mediums ranging from traditional painting and drawing to innovative collage and printmaking.

Explore different media using a variety of materials, including painting, drawing, printing, collage, and 3D design.

Learn the creative process as you make artistic decisions and collaborate with others in the video editing process.

Sing and perform favorite songs through the decades, taught by experienced performer and teacher Jill Marlar.

Science and nature

Explore The J’s nature trails while learning about the icky and sticky world of gross science through science experiments and art projects (grades 1-4).