At Bernard Weinger JCC Early Childhood, your child is at the center of all we do.We strive to provide the foundation for children to develop and grow while bringing Jewish values to life.
Our professional, loving, one-of-a-kind teachers will help your family feel that Bernard Weinger JCC is your home away from home. From incredible classrooms to our beautiful outdoor space, your child will have endless opportunities to learn, play, grow and make friends that last a lifetime.
Apachi Village Northbrook
Apachi Village J Camp is big on fun in a nurturing environment where emerging independence is fostered in our youngest campers. With our focus solely on 3 and 4-year olds, everything is sized just right for your little one with all age-appropriate activities taking place at Bernard Weinger JCC in Northbrook. Our indoor swimming pool, sprawling outdoor sports fields, climbing rock, playground, and full-size gymnasium are perfect places to take the first step into Apachi J Camp. Our campers explore, sing and dance, experience new activities and create new friendships lasting summer after summer.
‘Z’ Frank Apachi
‘Z’ Frank Apachi J Camp is located on our beautiful 10-acre campus in Northbrook. With large green spaces, manicured athletic fields, shaded areas and shelters, it’s the ideal place for kids who love to play, create and explore. Our camp features air-conditioned spaces, two large heated outdoor pools, an outdoor cooking classroom, arts and crafts studio, adventure tree, boating, tennis court, a climbing wall and more. Campers can try everything from sports, arts and crafts and gaga, to clowning, cooking, drama, yoga and rock climbing. Music is always in the air, theme days are legendary, and our Shabbat celebrations foster a true sense of community and connection.
An enriching, Jewish, overnight camp experience for kids in 3rd-11th grades. JCC Chicago’s Camp Chi has been the summer home away from home for generations of campers. Located on 600 wooded acres on a private lake in Lake Delton, WI, the camp features two heated pools, waterfront activities, air-conditioned gym, equestrian center, high ropes challenge courses, zipline, climbing wall, arts center, lighted sports fields and more!
Try Chi is the best way to get a taste of quality Jewish overnight camping. Campers meet new friends, and live in cabins with experienced, caring counselors who help them feel comfortable right away. They’ll feel the spirit of camp with cookouts, campfires, sing-alongs and great evening programs.
Marvin Lustbader Health Club, Powered by Midtown, is a boutique health, wellness and fitness facility offering the latest in group exercise classes and state-of-the art equipment. Here you’ll discover a whole-person fitness philosophy that supports mind, body and spirit, all part of an inclusive, friendly, community center.
Learn to swim in Northbrook. The Glick Family Sports Complex’s, 6-lane, twenty-five yard indoor swimming pool at Bernard Weinger JCC in Northbrook offers swim lessons, open swim, lifeguarding classes, and much more.
At Bernard Weinger JCC in Northbrook, we believe in building great athletes and great people. Our selection of athletic programs and experiences focus on skill building, team work, self-confidence and fun.
Our Family Camp vacations bring people of all ages to the 600-acre Perlstein Retreat Center in Wisconsin to relax while growing family connections. While there, you’ll leave the cooking and cleaning to us and enjoy dozens of planned activities and meals of your choosing. Family camps are a magical and memorable vacation under the trees, on the lake and around the campfire that bring people back year after year.