Specialty Camps


We are thrilled to offer six exciting specialty day camp options for Summer 2018!

What are specialty camps?

Ramah Nyack specialty camps are unique, one-week programs for children entering grades 3-8* that provide specialized instruction with the best of the Ramah camping experience. Choose one or more specialty camp options either as part of a Ramah Nyack package or as a standalone experience.
*entering grades 4-8 for Ramah Outdoors.

Where do specialty camps take place?

All specialty camps take place at Ramah Day Camp in Nyack.

What are the different specialty camp options?

Ramah Cooking
Monday, July 2 - Friday, July 6, 2018

Campers will cook up tasty and healthy creations which they will plate, serve, and enjoy each day. They will also learn cooking techniques, menu planning, utensil skills, kitchen safety, and kashrut.
Ramah Performs
Monday, July 9 - Friday, July 13, 2018
An intensive theater and performing arts program in a fun, supportive environment, featuring interactive workshops with drama coaches in acting, improvisation, singing, dancing, and theater games. Campers create and perform in a theater production. 

Ramah Tech
Monday, July 16 - Friday, July 20, 2018**

Campers will enjoy an intensive experience exploring robotics, coding, and video game design. Using programs such as Scratch and Makey Makey, children learn how to code computer programs including video games, animations, and interactive stories.
**Ramah Nyack campers entering 6th-8th grades have a three-day out-of-camp trip during this week.

Ramah Outdoors
(entering grades 4-8)
Monday, July 23 - Friday, July 27, 2018 (with overnight camping trip)

An outdoor adventure experience featuring hiking, trail exploration, wilderness survivial, food education, and more. Campers will have the chance to challenge personal physical limits on an overnight camping trip in the beautiful Hudson Valley.

Ramah Sport
Monday, July 30 - Friday, August 3, 2018

Exceptional sports instruction with expert coaches. Campers will participate in drills, instruction, and competitive play in baseball, basketball, soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, and more, with a choice of a core sport and an elective sport.

Ramah Video
Monday, August 6 - Friday, August 10, 2018**
Campers will develop filmmaking skills through hands-on instruction of the complete video-making process, from story development to post-production. Camera operation, story boarding, sound editing, special effects, and the use of green screens will all be explored. 

**Ramah Nyack campers entering 6th-8th grades have a three-day out-of-camp trip during this week.

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