Shabbat and Summer Camp

It’s SUMMER! And it’s Shabbat. What’s Jewish about that combination? For many Jewish children, the experience of Shabbat at Jewish summer camps is their most powerful Shabbat experience. Even for those children who regularly observe Shabbat, the Summer Camp Shabbat experience is entirely unique. Services are outdoors, surrounded by nature. They are accompanied by enthusiastic … Continued

Pre-camp Vacation Days

After the school year ends, but before summer camp begins, Kids Center is here to help you fill the gap with fun field trips and activities for K4-6th grade. All days begin and end at the JCC and including swimming every day. Thursday, June 6 – Friday, June 14 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM • … Continued

Driven to Achieve

The Albert and Ann Deshur JCC Rainbow Day Camp is a place of smiles, fresh air, and friendship. And some of those friends have been so for many, many years. One of those friends is Dr. David Margolis, who specializes in treating children with cancer at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. A former camper and counselor … Continued

Trip to Interlaken

Trip to Interlaken For 3rd-6th Graders Monday, August 5 at JCC Rainbow Day Camp Tuesday, August 6 to Friday, August 9 at Camp Interlaken JCC Due to popular demand, the JCC Rainbow Day Camp team has added a second Trip to Interlaken since the first week filled up so fast! This is a great chance … Continued

Day Camps <3 Israel

Interested in hosting Israeli Shlichim for Summer 2019? JCC Rainbow Day Camp is looking for families willing to provide home hospitality for 2-3 weeks (dates flexible) for one of the two female Israelis spending their summer working at the camp. Each Israeli counselor will be staying with up to 3 families beginning Friday, June 7 … Continued

Keeping It All in the Family

The Roberta and Rick London family moved to the Milwaukee area in 1984 when their two children were in 4th and 5th grades. Their youngest child, Zach, was their first connection to Camp Interlaken, the JCC’s overnight camp in Eagle River, WI. He took a short trip to camp with Rainbow Day Camp to try … Continued