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Electives & Sports Clinics
Parents have the option to sign their camper up for optional weekly electives and the sports clinic of the week at the time of camp registration (additional fees apply). View all of the fun electives and sports clinics Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp offers!
Optional Sports Clinics
Each week there will be a different optional sports clinic to sign your camper up for. Additional fees apply. The various sports include:
All electives are offered weekly. Additional fees apply. The electives offered include:
SPECIALTY ARTS & CRAFTS-3RD GRADERS & UP ONLY
The camp art teacher will work with the campers on more advanced arts and crafts projects using different materials in different mediums.
Using rubber bands and various colors of material dyes, campers will each create their own unique tee-shirt.
Melt delicious chocolate wafers and pour into molds or stir in special ingredients to make delicious candy treats to take home.
Campers will learn how to create simple and delicious dessert dishes in the camp kitchen that they can recreate at home.
KIDS IN THE KITCHEN
Campers will be dabbling in the kitchen making various recipes from appetizers to desserts that are tasty and easy enough for them to do themselves.
Learn the basics of the guitar taught by one of the musically inclined counselors. Students will learn notes, the scale, perhaps a simple song, and the fundamentals of guitar playing.
Campers can learn the basics of the keyboard taught by one of the Camp’s musically inclined counselors. Students will learn notes, the scale, perhaps a simple song and the fundamentals of playing the keyboard.
Campers will tumble and learn simple gymnastic moves working on thick floor pads and specialty tumbling mats.
Simple self-defense moves will be taught in this class with the objective of learning basic skills.
Critters & Stuff 8 Inch Animal
Pick an adorable soft and furry animal body and stuff it full of fluff and place a little red heart in his chest and dress him in a little tee-shirt of his own. Campers will even get a birth certificate for their newfound friend.
Critters & Stuff 15 Inch Animal
The same as Critters and Stuff 8-inch animal, just a larger version.
Glitz & Glamour
A favorite among the female campers, counselors will style their hair, polish their nails, and maybe even add a little lipstick to complete the look.