This summer, the new Mandell JCC Valley Sports & Community Center will introduce Valley Sports Jams; weekly sports and specialty camps for children in grades 1-12 at its facility, 310 Albany Turnpike, Canton.
Sport-A-Palooza Jam, June 13 – August 26
Sport-A-Palooza Jam is a fun-filled week for boys and girls entering grades 1-6, packed with a variety of different sports including basketball, baseball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football and more. Campers will experience fundamental instruction in each sport with a strong emphasis on skill development, game play, sportsmanship, and fun. On Tuesdays and Thursdays campers will travel to the Mandell JCC’s summer site, The Swim & Tennis Club. Campers will have the opportunity to swim, play outdoor sports and games, and eat lunch with friends. Wednesdays, campers will take fun and interactive local field trips. Lunch will be available five days days a week. Sport-A-Palooza Jam is led by Taylor Losey, Sports Director at the Mandell JCC Valley Sports and Community Center and will be assisted by local, college-aged sports staff.
Soccer Jam Led by Evolution Soccer, June 13-17, August 1-5
Evolution Soccer Jam will provide age appropriate player development, a fun, safe environment, and a memorable family soccer experience. Evolution Soccer coaches are well renowned for being the best in the business at delivering a program that not only caters to the technical training needs of the player, but that engages parents and families in the process. Whether a recreational or competitive player, campers will improve their game and create lasting soccer memories.
Softball Jam Led by University of Hartford Women’s Softball, June 13-17, August 1-5
The University of Hartford Women’s Softball Coaches are excited to partner with the Valley JCC to provide incredible instruction for Softball Jam campers. Monday through Thursday, campers will enjoy hitting clinics, fielding drills and games. The program will have activities both indoors and out, utilizing the Valley JCC and the Mandell JCC’s summer site, The Swim & Tennis Club, a short 20-minute bus ride from the Canton facility. At the end of the week, all their hard work will be showcased in a tournament played at the University of Hartford Softball Field. … Continue Reading