Camp Sabra

Campers ages 11-15, also check out our Babysitting 101 Camp!   Rising 8th-10th graders, check out LIT and CIT programs!

Our oldest campers enjoy Camp Shelanu activities and facilities with more independence and choices. Activities include:

  • Daily swimming in our two pools with diving board and swirly slide
  • Nature and time on our teambuilding challenge course
  • Arts, sports, and music
  • Electives and community service projects
  • Partnering with younger campers and helping to lead all-camp activities

Weeks 2-4 and 6 include field trips. This year, we’re going to:

Week 2, June 20th: California Pizza Kitchen, tour of kitchen and pizza-making lesson

Week 3, June 28th: Triangle Sportsplex, ice-skating and swimming

Week 4, July 5th: Falls Lake, paddle-boarding and kayaking trip

Week 5, July 12: Overnight stay at the JCC with swimming, movies, pizza and more!

Week 6, July 19: Wheels Fun Park, roller skating

Grades: Rising 6th-8th – campers do not need to be Jewish or be a JCC member to attend

Dates: Five 1-week sessions, June 18-July 20

Explore the rest of the Camp Shelanu page for staff information, policies, photo gallery, FAQ, and more.

Still have questions?  Contact us at or 919-354-4938