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New for 2017!

Judo- Martial Arts- with professional instructor Salome Abeger

Judo is a marvelous and active combat sport that demands both a mental discipline and physical skill. The techniques help students develop the basic and fundamental physical fitness, such as strength, flexibility, agility, speed, dynamic and static balance, explosive power, and endurance. Practicing attack and defense develops reaction time, coordination, and self-confidence. campers will learn how to talk to a bully, what to do in a bully situation and how to defend themselves using Judo techniques

Salomé Abeger

 Salome started training Judo at the age of 6 in Reunion Island, France under Richard Halouin who is a 3 rd dan black belt; this is where she got most of her judo training from. At the age of 12 she started competing regionally and nationality with a team and individually. She has won regionals a couple times at the age of 12 and 13. She won multiple state, and regional championships plus inter clubs competitions as well. In 2012, She won her first National title in Australia under 44kg at 15 years old.

Today, She  teaches judo and Brazilian Jiu-jitsu at the Brazilian Vale Tudo academy in Port saint Lucie. I

She teaches kids ages ranging from 5 to 12 years old and She also teaches an adult fitness class. Teaching Judo and Brazilian jiu-jitsu to the children is very motivating and fascinating to her; and her quote "I love to share my passion and seeing the kids progress" we cant wait to have her as part of our camp staff.

 South African wire art-details coming soon

 Rock Painting-Ms Jen from quench a Pallate will work with the older group on how to paint magnificent designs on rocks.

other details of more new programs coming soon 
Amazing returning programs! 

Bricks 4 kids
Bricks 4 kids will come to camp and teach kids to build, and play with LEGO® Bricks! They use LEGO® products to provide a fun, hands-on learning and building experience focused on STEM (Science, technology, engineering & math) concepts. The goal of Bricks 4 Kidz is to provide a learning experience for children that encourages critical thinking, creativity, organizational skills, problem-solving, and teamwork.

Lil Chefs - Kosher cooking
Campers will whip up kosher delicious foods that has to do with jewish holiday such as hamantashen and matzah balls.

New Zumba instructor -Pattie See details on zumba bellow

Community Service- Chesed Program
Children will participate in making art projects, challah and the like for the elderly and the needy this will help instill kindness in children.

Quench a Palette comes to Camp Gan Israel . Professional instructor Ms Jen will teach campers the ins & out's of how to Paint on canvas. Campers will come home with at least 2 finished works of Art.

(smaller groups this year so campers can learn more)

for all the ages! details to follow

With Certified Zumbatomic (zumba for children)instructor campers will enjoy Zumbatomic – a fast-forward fusion of the Zumba program’s moves (salsa, cumbia, reggaeton, hip-hop and more) and high-octane workouts designed to let kids ages 4-12 max out on fun and fitness all at the same time. This activity will develop children’s imagination and creativity as well as have their energy and fitness levels soar as they get in to the Zumbatomic

Amazing coach Matt Walby will be back to teach kids soccer and basketball. this year we have a specific covered area where kids will be able to play sports so there will be less sun. We are very excited about this. 

Crafts with Jewish theme- each week campers will make a craft that ties in with the jewish theme of the week