Why J Camps

At J Camps, we want every child to feel and be their very best, and live our motto, “A Great Place To Be Me!”

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Why Choose J Camps

J Camps offers a wide spectrum of programmatic options so everyone can find the offering perfect for them. Whether your child loves sports, swimming, science, arts, nature or a little bit of everything… we offer it all
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Two convenient campus locations offer all the amenities a family could want for their child in a safe and nurturing environment.

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Our Facilities

Incredible outdoor and indoor facilities including an aquatics park, adventure park, zipline, tennis courts, athletic fields, nature trails and so much more!

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Swim Lessons

Our nationally recognized aquatics program emphasizes personal safety, swimming skills, and a positive self-image.

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Free Express Bus Service

Available from several convenient locations in Baltimore and Howard counties.

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Extended Care

Offering several different extended care options, including drop off as early as 7:30am and pickup as late as 6:00pm.

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Hot Lunch Available Daily

Families can pre – order individually packaged lunches delivered to your camper during their lunch time. All lunches are Kosher, dairy, and nut-free.

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Our beautiful Owings Mills campus allows the flexibility to provide an outdoor camp with plenty of air-conditioned indoor space to beat the heat or stay dry in the rain. Campers will enjoy our Shapiro Aquatics Park, Gordon Center for Performing Arts, J Camps Adventure Park, two gymnasiums, tennis courts, nature trails, athletics fields, art studio and so much more.

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Meet Our Team

Our seasoned year-round camp leaders have decades of experience running JCC day camps and hiring, training and guiding a talented team of counselors, certified educators, and specialists.

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