New and Exciting CGI Track Week Options for 2020...


Campers in grades 2-5 choose their own track options this summer.  Here at Gan Israel every child is infused with a Jewish spirit, and campers spend each day focused on a specific skill.  

Join us for weeks of Art, where campers learn the basics of drawing and crafting under the guidance of Art Teacher Randi Waxman. Learn skills like still-life-drawing, basic pastel shading, and small-model paper-mache crafting, jewlery making, painting, knitting. Finish the week with a special project worthy of an artist's skill! 

Join us for weeks of Cooking with Kids in the Kitchen, where campers receive hands on instruction in the basics of kitchen cleanliness and safety, as well as meal preparation. Hone a new skill each day, and create culinary masterpieces to take home! 

Join us for a weeks of Sports, where campers visit the premises of Lifetime Fitness and get hands-on instruction to hone skills on and off court. Become a mini pro of basic sports, including kickball, dodge ball, soft ball, basket ball, and so much more. Campers leave with greater knowledge and valuable trust and listening skills.

Join us for weeks of Woodworking, where campers learn the basics of design, shaping, cutting and crafting under the guidance of Rabbi Nathan Fein. Finish the week with a special Jewish Wooden project! 

Join us for weeks of Swimming, where campers will have an opportunity to swim each day. Swim games, races, free swim and lots of wet fun in the sun!  Swim Camp will take place at the Meadowood Pool in Lyndhurst. 

Join us for weeks of Pottery, where campers will have an opportunity to create their own pottery and glass creations with the expertise of the staff at Hands on Pottery!   

Join us for weeks of Drama, where campers will have an opportunity to their dramatic skills, learning to act, create scenery, etc.  This will be offered for both boys and girls culminating with a performance at the end.   

Join us for weeks of Karate , where campers will have an opportunity to learn martial arts skills from Judo, Jiu Jitsu, Self Defense, wrestling and fun and games. 

Join us for weeks of Tennis Instruction, where campers will have an opportunity to get their feet wet with basic tennis skills.  Low student to instructor ratio.  

Join us for a week of Camping, this summer we are offering a new opportunity to our campers.  This week of camping will be like no other week of camping we have done.  We are collaborating with Cub Scouts and having them come out and teach our campers camping skills, rock climbing, archery, how to create bottle rockets, etc.  CGI is so excited about this amazing opportunity we can't wait! 

Drop off and pick up for all camps are at the CGI facility on Fairmount.