May you be sealed in the Book of Life for a happy and healthy New Year.

Yom Kippur Hours
Friday, September 29: 5:30am – 5pm
Saturday, September 30: Buildings Closed

Group Exercise classes will take place as normal during open hours.

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J Day Camps – STEAM Academies

STEAM Camps in partnership with Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School


New this summer, in partnership with the Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School, J Day Camps offers STEAM Academies which build skills through the integration of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math while children make friends and have fun! Whether your child wants to program robots or conceptualize what a future city will look like, it’s full STEAM ahead! These programs do not include swimming.

For information about next summer’s J Day Camps, check back in early 2018.

Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School
348 S Mason Rd, Creve Coeur, MO 63141

For more information about J Day Camps, please contact:
Camp Director: Brad Chotiner (Chots), 314-442-3423

Pre and Post Care

Campers entering grades K-6
Ideal for working families! Campers may extend their days with even more fun and structured activities. Campers are grouped by age. Dropoff and pickup occur at The J in Creve Coeur. A bus will transport campers to Mirowitz at 8:40am and return campers to The J at 3:20pm each day.

STEAM Academy

Campers entering Pre-K – K
In our outdoor learning labs, art studio and gymnasium, leaders take your children on an intellectually and creatively stimulating journey. Each day includes music, water play, a mitzvah project and physical activity, and will follow a theme that integrates STEAM principles… all through a Jewish lens.

Builders’ STEAM Academy

Campers entering grades 1-2
Campers build a fort in the woods, an obstacle course and a brick structure with a professional mason. Explore how architects integrate STEAM into their decisions and learn more about the magnetic force that pulls objects toward the Earth.

Cities of the Future

Campers entering grades 3-4
What will future cities look like? Young innovators explore ecosystems, renewable energy sources, building materials, planning and zoning. Each participant will understand the role of the city planner by creating proposals for mock cities and then building them from recycled materials.

Robotics STEAM Academy

Campers entering grades 5-6
Campers entering grades 3-4
Participants explore the basics of NXT Robotics Engineering. Science teachers guide each team as they build, test and program an autonomous robot using LEGO® MINDSTORMS™ technology. Teams become proficient with programming software which allows them to direct a robot to solve specific missions in a game.

Architects in Training

Campers entering grades 5-6
Campers learn the practical value of geometry, measurement, scale and proportion as they design a campus, draw floor plans and create three-dimensional scale models. STEAM, economics and civics take on new relevance with every task these young urban planners complete.