Summer Camps

 JCC of Ottawa Summer Camps offer unforgettable experiences for children of all ages and interests.

Flip through the 2018 JCC Summer Camps brochure for prices. Contact Amanda in the Camp Office for more information (613)798-9818 ext 258,

Day Camp

July 2 – August 24
Ages 3 – 14

JCC Day Camp, for 3 to 14 year olds, includes instructional swim lessons and a daily free swim. Campers love art, drama and a different theme each week such as Around the World, Summer Superheroes and Hollywood/Rock Star Extravaganza. Day Camp takes place at the Soloway JCC’s outstanding air conditioned facilities which include indoor and outdoor pools, gym, preschool rooms for younger campers and two multi-purpose fields.

The Day Camp Counsellor in Training Program (CIT) (for kids entering grades 8 & 9) is a great way for kids entering grades 8 and 9 to learn the skills necessary to work with children. CIT’s participate in camp activities and help with program planning and implementation. CIT’s enjoy the fun of camp while gaining valuable work experience.

Travelling Sports Camp

July 2 – August 17
Entering grade 2 – grade 9

For the adventurous type, Travelling Sports Camp offers a unique program that exposes children (entering grade 2 – 9) to a variety of sports and takes them to the city’s coolest summer spots. Mornings at the Soloway JCC include a daily swim lesson and instruction in a variety of sports. After lunch campers hop on a bus and go windsurfing, banana boarding, tubing and go-carting. Gymnastics, golf and water slides are all part of the fun.

Travelling Sports Camp CIT Program teaches teens leadership from seasoned teachers and staff members and gives them the opportunity to enjoy a variety of sports and recreational activities while gaining leadership experience.

Specialty Camps

July 2 – August 31
Ages 5 – 15

One week Specialty Camps give children an opportunity to learn a new skill and be creative. New this summer is Kids in the Kitchen. Returning favorites include; If We Could Talk to the Animals, Director’s Cut Music Video, Horseback Riding Camp, Radical Rays Junior Science, JCC/Next Generation Hockey Camp, LEGO Robotics and Coding, Girls on the Go, Great Adventure, Kids in the KitchenRock Out Band Camp, Spy Kids: The Science Behind Spying, Summertime Splash, Boot Camp, Coach Brown’s Basketball Camp, Girl Power Camp, The Director’s Cut: Claymation/Animation, Last Blast, LEGO Engineering and Magic Mysteries.


Register online!

To register your 3 and 4 year old campers please call the camp office. All other registrations can be done online.

Registration Forms can be filled out online and emailed to or printed and dropped off at the Camp Office at the Soloway JCC.
These forms are processed in the order that they are received.

Important Summer Camp Forms

Forms are due by May 30, 2018