Rosh Hashanah: Vacation Camp Child Care Options

Schools are closed on Monday, September 17  for Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.

If you need childcare, here’s a list of Vacation Camp options:

Little Live Y’ers Vacation Camp
Who: Kids ages 3 – 6.
What: A day filled with fun activities: swimming, gym, arts and crafts and more!
Where: The Geyer Family YMCA, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Monay, September 17. Kids can be dropped off as early at 7:30 a.m. and picked up as late as 6:30 p.m.
Cost: Members – $50 a day / Non-members – $60 a day. In order to reserve a space for your child, payment and a registration form must be completed for each date attending. Please register within 3 business days prior to the program date. Registration received in less than 3 days prior to camp will be charged an additonal $10 fee.
Download your registration form here. Call (973) 783-7640 for more information and to sign-up.

Live Y’ers Vacation Camp
Who: Kids in grades 1 – 8.
What: A day filled with fun activities.
Where: Montclair YMCA at Hillside School, 54 Orange Road, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Monday, September 17 from 7:30 am – 6:30 pm
Cost: Members – $50 a day / Non-members – $60 a day. In order to reserve a space for your child, payment and a registration form must be completed for each date attending. Please register within 3 business days prior to the program date. Registration received in less than 3 days prior to camp will be charged an additonal $10 fee.
Call (973) 744-3400 for more information. Download your registration form here.

South Mountain YMCA Vacation Camp
Who: Kids in Kindergarten through 5th grade.
What: The days will include games, sports, field trips, art & crafts and a variety of other activities scheduled throughout the week. Thursday, September 29–trip to Stony Hills Farm and Friday, September 30 will be Etiquette Day with Ms. Tatia from the New School of Etiquette.
Where: South Mountain YMCA, 13 Jefferson Avenue, Maplewood, NJ.
When: Monday, September 17. Full-day available (7:15 am – 7 pm)
Cost: Members – $70 a day / Non-members – $85 a day. Download your registration form here.

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