Introducing Camp Garinim Lead Hanita Kimchy

hanitaWe are so excited to have Hanita Kimchy join us for another summer as our Camp Garinim Lead. Building on Hanita’s success last summer with our Pre-K campers, we’ve decided to expand Camp Garinim from three weeks to seven weeks this summer. Registrations are pouring in and Hanita has tons of great activities planned for our littlest campers. Make sure to sign up online this week in order to get the 10% Early Bird Discount! Register Here.

Hanita was born and raised in Tel Aviv, but has lived in Seattle with her husband and children for the past seven years. Hanita has a passion for working with children, and helping them develop their social and fine motor skills, and creativity. Hanita loves to make art projects, do yoga, and take Zumba classes. Her favorite summer foods are ice cream and watermelon. She is really looking forward to spending the summer in Camp Garinim!

Register Here.


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Introducing Our New Sports Camp Director, Nate Balk!

img_0313We are so excited to have Nate Balk on board as our Sports Camp lead this summer! Nate comes to us from Willamette University where he played college baseball for the Bearcats. He was also a 4-year lettermen at Cascade High School in Everett. Nate’s primary sport is baseball but enjoys playing basketball, racquetball, and many other games! Nate brings a lot of excitement, experience, and energy to Sports Camp. He looks forward to building a positive culture within Sports Camp focused on character and skill development through sport. We are so excited to be rolling out a Hero of the Week campaign and to go to a Mariner’s game, a Storm Game, Skymania, and many other fun attractions around Seattle! We are looking forward to a great summer of competition and fun under Nate’s leadership!

2017 Field Trips Highlights Include:

  • Mariners vs. Red Sox
  • Storm vs. Sun
  • Lynnwood Pool
  • SkyMania
  • Pump it Up
  • Jefferson Park
  • More to come!

Sign up for 10 weeks of Sports Camp Fun online today! Register Now


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Introducing SJCC Improv Camp Director Yaki Margulies

img_0756Are you a young budding comedy star? Then you have got to try out SJCC’s new Improv Camp, hosted by Yaki Margulies. Yaki will be joining us for the week from LA, where he works with various improv troupes and performs at Upright Citizens Brigade and improv festivals.

Come enjoy the magic of live performance, quick thinking, lots of laughs, and acquire skills that will translate into all aspects of life, for many years to come. In this week long intensive, campers will try their hand at short-form theater games (as seen on The CW’s “Who’s Line Is It Anyway?”) and longer scenes, exploring character work and relationships, all while creating everything right on the spot. This camp is designed for 5-8th graders.

Sign up today for SJCC Improv Camp. Spots are limited!


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Introducing Our New PAC Director Sarah Hubert!

sarah-hubertSarah is a recent graduate from Pacific Lutheran University with a BA in acting/directing and a minor in music. Sarah has been performing since age 9 in the Seattle area, in both community and educational theater as well as such venues as the Seattle Opera. In addition to doing PAC camp, Sarah teaches preschool enrichment at ECS and is the Kidstown aftercare lead at JDS. She would like to encourage each child to seize their personal gift and grow that into a challenging yet rewarding and fun experience.

We are so excited to welcome Sarah to the PAC team and SJCC Summer Camp!

Sign up for an amazing summer of singing, dancing, acting, creativity and performance here!

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