Summer Camp

A Summer Adventure

Each week brings a variety of fun-filled adventures! Purchase your ticket to travel around the Twin Cities. Receive your very own passport and fill your pages with daily fun, weekly accomplishments and life long memories. Summer Day Camps start in June and run through the end of August.

The Best Choice

The Full Kitchen on-site provides daily fresh food, Kid’s Choices, great bag lunches,
and hot breakfast and lunch!

We offer the best bargain with all-inclusive programming as follows:

  • Field Trip Fees (extra charge for FOSS Swim School Classes)
  • Daily Onsite Activities
  • Weekly Art, Cooking, and Specialty Class
  • Meals (breakfast, mid morning snack, lunch, field trip bag lunches, afternoon snack)
  • JJ’s Jam T-Shirt
  • JJ’s Jam Water Bottle
  • JJ’s Jam Backpack

Call today with any questions on our programs or camps. Our goal is to provide a safe, fun experience for your children to learn new things, visit new places, make new friends and have fun! The experiences at JJ’s Jam will make this a summer to remember!

Age Groups

Kindergarten through Sixth Grade

Our day camp participants are grouped by age and assigned a lead teacher who guides them through the week’s schedule. All lead teachers have 4-year degrees and work with our program full-time year round.

Children Entering Kindergarten

  • Get savvy with summer as we travel by bus, learn the buddy system & field trip safety skills
  • Zero depth water play and park play
  • Hands on craft activities to grow your child’s creativity
  • Learn classic board games
  • Visit the local library weekly

Children Entering 1st & 2nd Grade

  • Make new friends as we travel to destinations geared to your child’s age and interest level
  • Confidence building as a swimmer and in sport play
  • Learn to bead, enjoy drawing, painting and sketching
  • Learn age appropriate games
  • Visit the local library weekly

Children Entering 3rd – 6th Grade

  • Make new friends as we travel to destinations geared to your child’s age and interest level
  • Field trips designed to keep 3rd – 6th grade students energized, excited and active throughout the summer
  • Water parks, swimming, organized sports and park activities
  • Learn and compete in age appropriate gaming activities
  • Scrapbooking, origami, beading, yarn and embroidery crafts
  • Visit the local library weekly

General Camp Schedule

Take a look at the schedule for a typical day at JJ’s Jam!
Download the General Camp Schedule

Summer Camp Staff

Many of our core experienced staff are full-time year round educators with us! We recruit and retain college students from local Universities, pursuing careers in education and related fields. Our staff is CPR and First Aid Certified and go through extensive orientation and training on camp programming.


For your convenience, a variety of hot and cold breakfasts and lunches, and two snacks per day are included in tuition. A typical bag lunch may include a carved turkey sandwich on whole wheat bread, fresh fruit, vegetable, carton milk, and more. Our kid-friendly chefs prepare delicious meals in our on-site commercial kitchens.

Does your child have an allergy? Please email to discuss alternative menu options.

Summer Interest Clubs

Each child will have the chance to choose an interest club that will take them through a progressive course throughout the summer months. Clubs may include yoga, basketball, football, gymnastics, canvas painting, looms and weaving, book clubs, STEM building, acting and improv and more!