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Monday, May 25
  • Memorial Day
Monday, May 18
Monday, May 11
Monday, May 4
Monday, April 27
Monday, April 20

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Apachi Percussion with GregWatch
Reptile Dave: Nature In Your FaceWatch
Stand Strong Krav Maga Classes 4/20 - 4/23.

Ages: 6-16, Led by expert Lior Ofir

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Monday, April 13

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A to Z Quarantined & Monkeyin' AroundWatch
Dance with Joy (Video 1)Watch
Dance with Joy (Video 2)Watch

Monday, April 6: Drama with Adrienne & Beatbox with Yuri

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Beatbox with YuriWatch
Art with Adrienne (Part 1)Watch
Art with Adrienne (Part 2)Watch
Art with Adrienne (Part 3)Watch
Art with Adrienne (Part 4)Watch
Art with Adrienne (Part 5)Watch
Art with Adrienne (Part 6)Watch
Art with Adrienne (Part 7)Watch
Art with Adrienne (Part 8)Watch

Monday, March 30: Drama with Rachel

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Drama With Rachel: IntroWatch
Drama With Rachel: Improv Game 1Watch
Drama With Rachel: Improv Game 2Watch

Monday, March 23: Science Videos from Eco Apachi

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Egg FUN for a WEEK with Heath - (VIDEO 1)Watch
Egg FUN for a WEEK with Heath - (VIDEO 2)Watch
Egg FUN for a WEEK with Heath - (VIDEO 3)Watch
Egg FUN for a WEEK with Heath - (VIDEO 4)Watch
Egg FUN for a WEEK with Heath - (VIDEO 5)Watch
Egg FUN for a WEEK with Heath - (VIDEO 6)Watch
Egg FUN for a WEEK with Heath - (VIDEO 7)Watch

 

Join your favorite Apachi Day Camp staff and special guests for weekly insight into the people and programs that make JCC Chicago Apachi Day Camps the best place under the sun!

Apachi Camp Cast
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Apachi Camp Cast –Episode (June 2)

This week on the Apachi Camp Cast: You may
know her from JCC Chicago's international sensation
sing along video of The Hope, featuring Rick Recht,
or you may simply know her as the Director of the
Apachi Village Day Camp. Andi’s camp has been described as
"the camp version of a hug.” Andi has been
involved in Jewish camping her entire life and her
passion for camp and kids shines thru during our conversation.

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Apachi Camp Cast –Episode 7 (May 26)

This week on the Apachi Camp Cast: You may know her from JCC Chicago's international sensation sing along video of The Hope, featuring Rick Recht, or you may simply know her as the Director of the Apachi Village Day Camp. Andi’s camp has been described as "the camp version of a hug.” Andi has been involved in Jewish camping her entire life and her passion for camp and kids shines thru during our conversation.

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Apachi Camp Cast –Episode 5 (May 19)

This week on Apachi Camp Cast: Abby Ashkenazi, Jewish Educator at JCC Chicago,
speaks about her time living in Israel and her passion for Hebrew and building community
through JCC Chicago. Matt and Abby discuss our Apachi Ivrit Hebrew Immersion program
at Apachi Evanston Day Camp, as well as how Israel, Hebrew and Judaism are all interconnected.
Abby has spent her career making Hebrew and Israel accessible through JCC Chicago, and her
passion shines through in this episode!

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Apachi Camp Cast –Episode 3 (May 12)

This week on the Apachi Camp Cast: Abbe Roth.
Camp is life for Abbe! She’s grown up in Jewish camping and in this episode,
Matt and Abbe discuss how camp has helped prepare them both for life in so
many ways. Abbe is the Director at Apachi Old Town and Assistant Director of
Programming for Apachi Day Camps.

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Apachi Camp Cast –Episode 1 (May 5)

This week on the Apachi Camp Cast: Matt Steinberg, Director of Apachi Evanston &
Apachi Rogers Park, speaks with David Pollak, Director of Apachi Evanston
Sports Camp, about why he's been a part of Apachi every summer since
Kindergarten and the people that make Apachi Evanston such a special place.

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Wacky Wednesday is an Apachi Day Camp tradition so join us as we bring it to your house! Put on your best outfit, send a photo or short video of you in your costume to your Apachi camp director and check out fun Wacky Wednesday themed activities to do.

May 20
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Apachi Staff's Got Talent #3
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Apachi's Got Talent Week 3, which is our last round, has 5 new contestants and some stiff competition! Don't forget to vote for your favorite.

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May 13
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Apachi Staff's Got Talent #2
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Now that you have watched our second 5 contestants it's your chance to pick your favorite. Remember you are choosing the one you want to go on to the finals. Please make your selections by Sunday, May 17th for round one.

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May 6
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Apachi Staff's Got Talent
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Once you've watched our first 5 contestants it's your chance to pick your favorite. Remember, you are choosing the one you want to go on to the finals.
Please make your selections by Sunday, May 10th for round one.

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April 29
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Neighborhood Scavenger Hunt with Andi
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April 22
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Magic Floating Trick with AndiWatch
Water Bead Activity with StaceyWatch
Passover – April 15

We’re taking a break for Passover. Get excited and start planning your costume for next week’s Wacky Wednesday theme: Pool/Beach Day!

Passover – April 8
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Passover Scavenger Hunt!
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Sink or Float
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How to Make Matzah Ball Soup
Recipe (PDF)
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80’s Workout – April 1
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Welcome to 80s Workout Week!Watch
TikTok Plank ChallengeWatch
80s Arts and Crafts Costume IdeasWatch
80s Dance RoutineWatch
Rainbows/Unicorns – March 25

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Welcome to Rainbow and Unicorn Day! - (VIDEO 1)Watch
Rainbow TikTok Challenge - (VIDEO 2)Watch
Color Sorting for Preschoolers - (VIDEO 3)Watch
M&M Science Experiment - (VIDEO 4)Watch
How to Start a Lanyard - (VIDEO 5)Watch

 

Friday, May 22
Friday, May 15
  • Shabbat Shabus
    The Apachi bus is coming to see you Evanston campers! To celebrate, wear your favorite Apachi gear & decorate your house & driveway. Friday, May 15, Time TBD
  • Shabbat Sing-A-Long (via Zoom) @4:00pm
Friday, May 8
  • Shabbat Shabus
    The Apachi bus is coming to see you Elaine Frank Apachi and Apachi Village Lake Zurich campers! To celebrate, wear your favorite Apachi gear & decorate your house & driveway. Friday, May 8, 10am-1pm
    View our Route (Coming Soon)
  • Shabbat Sing-A-Long (via Zoom) @4:00pm
Friday, May 1
  • Shabbat Shabus
    The Apachi bus is coming to see ‘Z’ Frank Apachi and Apachi Village Northbrook campers! To celebrate, wear your favorite Apachi gear & decorate your house & driveway. Friday, May 1, 11am-1pm
  • Shabbat Sing-A-Long (via Zoom) @3:15pm
  • Shabbat Yoga
Friday, April 17
Friday, April 3
Friday, March 27