We offer exciting weekly thematic camps that teach children the skills of making and keeping friends while building their self-esteem, self- confidence and resilience.
Our thematic units are creative, innovative and dynamic for the preschool age child and allows them to explore and learn through all area of curriculum while having fun.
Into The Wild (June 13-17) – Put on your hiking boots, pitch a tent and spend a week in the WILDS of Jesse Lee Day School. We will be meeting wild (real life) creatures, going on a bear hunt, campfire songs and stories, animal tracks, smores & more. Come join the campout with your fierce leaders Mrs. Cali & Mrs. Tuohy
Chopping Block (June 13-17) – Calling all chefs JLDS Network is looking for new kitchen talent. Each day will offer a new challenge in the world of culinary arts: Pizza Picasso, Play with your Food, Mad about Jell-O, Mind your Peas & Pineapples, and last but not least Cupcake Wars. Join our hosts Beth Molyneux & MaryEllen Trombetta for this amazing series of culinary delights. Ridgefield’s own chef extraordinaire from Baileys Backyard will be co-hosting the series one day with fabulous delights from the farm.
Movin & Groovin (June 13-17) – Jog, run, flip, flop into a week of moving madness! Our young movers & shakers will do the limbo, conquer an obstacle course, freeze tag, sack races, duck duck splash, twister, leap frog and more. Bring your energy and our own Richard Simmons wannabees Eva Donovan & Mimi Dunn will lead the class.The famous Mrs. Pesce will have a guest appearance to lead us in musical movement Madness.
Gilligan’s Island (June 20-24) – “The ships aground on the shore of this JLDS Isle with Mrs. Donovan & Mrs. Cali too and the JLDS crew. So join us here this week my friend you’re sure to get a smile with all the activities here on JLDS Isle.” (Curious Creatures, seashell craft, pirate ship, shark attack, and more)
Gold Rush (June 20-24) – YEE HAW! Giddy on up to the JLDS corral for a week full of western style fun. We will explore the Wild West and pan for gold, take a ride on a real pony, do some udder paintin and some “udder” fun things. Y’all got to be mighty nice to the local sheriffs Mrs. Scalio & Mrs. Dunn or your trip to the west might not be fun.
Life is a Carnival/Circus (June 20-24) – Step right up and enjoy the greatest show on earth. Try your hand & win a prize. Create Cotton Candy & Clown Crafts, Penny Wars, Lucky Ducks, and so much more. Special face painting guest to create awesome facial designs. So come clown around with rings master Mrs. Schmer & Miss Allison.
Each week will offer 5 half day morning sessions from 9:00-12:00.
Please note you must have completed a three-year-old class to take Enrichment on Main Camp.
We offer a $5 per class discount if you pay by cash or check.
Cost per session: Full week: 9-12 M-F $205 by credit card or $200 by cash/check.