2020 Sessions

Early Registrations Are Now Being Accepted

Register by June 1, 2020 and receive discounted prices. A $200 non-refundable deposit per child will hold your space and is due at time of registration. For questions or to inquire about a Summer Payment Plan, contact Jessica Farrell, 860-231-6329, jfarrell@mandelljcc.org.

Session Dates

Session 4 (2 weeks) - August 10-August 21

Camper Units

Camper units are based on grades entering

in the fall of 2020, and are named after cities in Israel.

Haifa: Kindergarten and Grade 1

Tel Aviv: Grades 2-3

Eilat: Grades 4-5

Jerusalem: Grades 6-8

Leaders in Training: Grade 9

Counselor in Training: Grade 10

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Hand-In-Hand and Learning Hut

Camp Shalom provides one-on-one supervision for those children with developmental disabilities to participate in group activities. Children who require a hand-in-hand counselor must speak with the camp director before registering.


The Learning Hut provides campers individual tutoring, under the guidance of a certified teacher, to retain academic levels during the summer. All campers must have a current I.E.P. to participate in the program. To learn more about these programs, please contact Karen Wyckoff. 

Leader in Training (L.I.T.)

This program is designed for those entering 9th grade and helps develop strong leadership skills and self-confidence with an emphasis on life skills. 

• Interactive workshops, helping to prepare them to be leaders in the community

• Fun and challenging team building activities, strengthening relationships along the way

• Camp activities will be added to their daily schedule

• BBYO led leadership activities

• Weekly off-site field trips

Counselor in Training (C.I.T.)

This program is the next step up from being an L.I.T., and enables those entering 10th grade the opportunity to participate in a program that blends:

• Leadership skills

• Team building

• Program planning

• Hands on activities with campers

2020 Rates


Sibling Discount! $15 per week for 2nd, 3rd and 4th sibling

Session Dates

Session 4 (2 weeks) - August 10-August 21

Typical Day

9:00 AM-3:00PM

Rate/JCC Member

$1065/$900 per session


Transportation Included

Bus transportation is included at convenient centralized locations. There is also a non-stop express bus from the Mandell JCC in West Hartford.

Lunch & Snacks Included

No need to provide your own lunches at Camp Shalom – we do it for you! We offer balanced and nutritious meals, and morning and afternoon snacks. All meals are kosher and under the supervision of the Hartford Kashrut Commission. 

Health & Safety

A registered nurse is on site to ensure that campers are safe and cared for. Camp Shalom meets or exceeds the highest safety standards set by State and local health agencies.

Financial Assistance

We understand that the cost of attending summer camp can be a financial burden for some families. We are committed to providing everyone the opportunity to be a part of our Camp Shalom family.  

Contact Jessica Farrell for more information, jfarrell@mandelljcc.org, 860-231-6329.


Special Package for Camp Shalom Campers Only!

Sign up for 6 weeks or more of Camp Shalom and a Swim & Tennis Club membership at the same time, and receive $200 off your Swim Club membership!

6 week minimum at time of registration. Offer valid one child per family. Must register for both programs simultaneously. Details: Karen Wyckoff, 860-231-6317, kwyckoff@mandelljcc.org.

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