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A Chug’s Life!

These descriptions should help you decide which chug (elective) is right for you!

Art:  Have you ever wanted to express your passion for art?  Art chug is your chance to try drawing, painting, and sculpting in our art studio.  Work with various forms and mediums of art and take everything home with you at the end of the session.

Basketball:  Jordan, Lebron, Curry.  Want to improve your skills and techniques on the hardwood?  Join basketball chug and work on your jump shot, passing, and dribbling skills along with fun games and friendly competition.

Cooking:  Want to be a master chef?  Indulge in various cooking classes where you will make a variety of amazing snacks and meals, from the easy like cookies and pizza to the exotic like guacamole and spaghetti to the Israeli with hummus and shakshuka.

Dance:  Love to move on your feet?  Join our incredible dance teacher to get in the rhythm of your body with different varieties of dance!

Drama:  See yourself on stage as Hamilton or behind the mic making people laugh?  Our drama chug will lead you to countless standing ovations and calls for an encore as you work on your improv, monologue, and acting skills.

Guardstart (Gesher Gimmel only): Get your start towards becoming a life guard.

Gymnastics:  If you’re just as comfortable standing on your hands as on your feet, then try gymnastics chug!  Learn basic gymnastics moves or improve what you already know.

Lifeguarding (Chalutzim only):  Ever dreamed of being on the waterfront staff at camp?  Being responsible for our community at the pool and the waterfront?  Lifeguarding chug is where it all begins.  Get certified from the American Red Cross with our trained lifeguarding team.

Media:  Have you ever dreamed of being behind the camera?  Writing? Producing?  Directing?  Our media chug allows you to create your own cinematic blockbuster in our amazing media studio and then take the finished movie home to wow your family and friends.

Music:  Try your hand at a variety of musical instruments while writing and performing your own original hits!

Sailing:  Set the high sails on Lac La Belle with sailing chug!  Learn how to navigate, sail, and operate your own boat!

Soccer: Messi, Ronaldo, Hamm.  Want to improve your skills and techniques on the pitch?  Join soccer chug and work on your shooting, passing, and dribbling skills along with fun games and friendly competition.

Songleading:  Ever dreamed of being in the center circle during Shabbat Shira?  Learn from our songleaders how to expand your skills and lead your own shira session!  Bring your guitar or use one of ours.

Sports:  Love sports?  Can’t get enough of them?  Sports chug allows you more time with our amazing sports staff.  Play sports you know and love or try something new!

Tennis.  Perfect your skills or learn the basics with our Israeli tennis champion!

Teva:  Nature is everywhere.  Show your love for nature and the earth by joining Teva chug!  Work in the garden, learn to build a fire, enjoy all the adventures and fun of being outdoors.

Be sure to fill out the Chug Preference Form at least 2 weeks before your opening day.