ABOUT CAMP SHIRA
Camp Shira is excited to welcome you to the 2020 summer! Register now to ensure your daughter has a summer to sing about!
Conveniently located in the heart of the Five Towns, in Shulamith’s amazing building, Shira is the ultimate summer day camp for Five Towns girls entering Nursery – 7th grade.
We have 3 divisions:
JUNIORS: Entering Nursery – 1st Grade
SENIORS: Entering 2nd Grade – 5th Grade
EXTREME: Entering 6th Grade – 7th Grade
We provide lunch, busing, daily specialties, weekly trips/entertainment and more!
Camp Shira 2020 Dates [Subject to Change]
1st Session: Monday, June 29th – Thursday, July 23rd
2nd Session: Friday, July 24th – Thursday, Aug. 20
[Note: No camp on Tisha Ba’av, July 30]
Mon-Thurs: 9 am – 4 pm
Friday: 9 am – 2 pm
Register now to reserve your spot in Camp Shira – A Summer to Sing About!
ABOUT OUR HEAD STAFF
Camp Director: Mrs. Yaffa Schreier
Mrs. Schreier is a beloved teacher in Shulamith. She spent 6 years as a division head in Camp Shoshanim and helped build that program up from its first summer.
Senior Division Director: Mrs. Tehila Ben-Ari
Mrs. Ben-Ari is a Junior High teacher at Bais Yaakov of Queens. She spent the last four as Head Staff in other camps. She is excited to bring her enthusiasm, energy, and extensive camp experience to Shira’s Senior division to make each day enjoyable and unforgettable!
Junior Division Director: Mrs. Rochel Lapidus
Rochel Lapidus has been a beloved and devoted Preschool Morah for 8 years and has tremendous camp and programming experience. She views it as her mission to help nurture each child in her care and help them flourish into the happiest, most confident child they can be! She brings her dynamism and creativity to our Juniors program and looks forward to helping every girl enjoy an awesome summer!
Junior Division Assistant Director: Mrs. Chanie Pearlman
Mrs. Pearlman has her own playgroup during the year and has built a reputation for being warm and dedicated. Children love her and so do their parents! She looks forward to giving each child a truly special summer experience!
Extreme Division Director: Mrs. Chavie Friedman
Mrs. Friedman is a dynamic 5th grade teacher with extensive years of camp experience, especially with pre-teen travel divisions! She is truly excited to bring a lot of ruach and spunk to our Extreme division. Mrs. Friedman’s warm caring personality & her creativity will send each camper home daily with smiles & much, much more! Her goal is to enhance every camper’s love for camp and instill in each camper the feeling that they are special and unique in their own way!
ABOUT OUR PROGRAM
Our summer program is dynamic and professional. Our goal is to create a memorable summer experience for your daughter. We have weekly trips for the Senior Division and weekly entertainment for the Juniors!
We believe there can never be enough professional, adult-run specialties for all of our divisions!! Wacky Science, Art, Zumba, Dance, Drama, Sports, Gymnastics, Ballet and more!! You name it, we have it!
Our Junior Division program emphasizes having fun in a warm, safe environment. Our Morahs are experienced and loving and our assistants and JC’s enjoy working with young children! Our summer themes are cute and help your daughter explore and learn while having a blast! Our Gymnasium Room includes bounce houses, ball pits, soft toys and more! We also bring in weekly entertainment for the Juniors such as kiddie magic shows, puppet shows, animal shows, etc. Adorable, age-appropriate specialties are scheduled daily! They include Art, Gymnastics, Dance, Ballet and more!
Shira Extreme features frequent trips and a major, all day trip each half. The program is geared to these ages exclusively, and their activities and schedule are designed to create a dynamic, memorable summer experience!
We hope you join us this summer at Camp Shira for a summer to sing about!!