WINTER CAMP REGISTRATION

IS NOW OPEN!

We're excited to continue spreading fun and joy to campers across the country -- while delivering high-quality, interactive social experiences online -- just like we did throughout the summer of 2020.

Two Winter Camp Sessions!

Session 1: Dec 20-23

Session 2: Dec 27-30

$199 Per Session

Early Bird: $179 Per Session 

(Through Nov 22nd)

For campers ages 7-17

Normally We're An Overnight Camp But In The Summer Of 2020 We Launched A Groundbreaking Online Camp Experience. Now we're adding an online winter camp for Dec 2020!

WANT TO KNOW MORE?

Check out this pre-recorded information session with answers to your most common questions !

CBF Online Has Many Of The Same Magical Ingredients As Our Overnight Camp: Counselors, Cabin Groups, Fun Electives, Judaics, Evening Programs, Song Sessions, Special Guests, Shabbat, And More!

Daily Schedule

When you're laughing, socializing, and having fun, the screen disappears and time flies! Our schedule is filled with active fun and plenty of breaks. Campers and their families are also invited to join weekly evening programs and Shabbat. 

Cabin Groups

Just like at our overnight camp, campers join cabin groups with peers and  counselors. At camp, your cabin is a tight-knit family. Counselors facilitate activities, games, discussions, and challenges. Cabins are together at the beginning and ending of each day and also have the option to hang out each day during lunch. 

Fun Electives

At CBF, we're dedicated to providing opportunities for campers and teens to choose from a rich variety of activities that are fun, exciting, and enriching. Campers can select from dozens of options each week. See below for a full list of electives. 

High Impact

Social connections that are meaningful and enriching are incredibly important for children. In post-camp surveys from our 2020 online summer camp, campers and parents overwhelmingly reported that they felt welcomed, had fun, and felt connected to a community.

Judaics

Jewish activities include weekly Shabbat services for the whole family. Jewish themes and values are woven into daily activities as part of the fabric of Camp Ben Frankel’s culture. We're often joined by guest rabbis, cantors, and Jewish educators.  

Incredible Counselors

We believe that the camp counselors are the most important ingredients to ensure that campers have a great experience. Our counselors earn high ratings from campers and parents and undergo industry-leading screening and training. We look for counselors who are genuinely passionate about working with kids and meet or exceed our high standards. 

Winter Dates & Rates:

SESSION 1:

Sun Dec 20 -

Wed Dec 23

SESSION 2:

Sun Dec 27 -

Wed Dec 30

TUITION:

$199 Per Session

(179 Early Bird Through Nov 22nd)

Daily Schedule

PM:

1:00 Afternoon Welcome

1:15 PM Elective

2:05 Movement Break

2:15 Cabin Activity

3:15 End Of Day

LUNCH:

12:00: Camper's Choice: 

Meal Hangout 

Or Take A Break

AM: (all times CT)

10:00 Morning Welcome

10:10 Cabin Activity

11:00 Movement Break

11:10 AM Elective

Elective Activities

Campers choose two electives per week, one before lunch, one after lunch. Electives are highly interactive and led by dedicated, skilled instructors. Some examples include:

Media & Music

  • Book Club

  • Broadcast News

  • Campfire Singalong

  • Comic Book Creation

  • Debate

  • Design Lab

  • Musical Scoring (Composition)

  • Newspaper

  • Recording Studio

  • Podcasting

  • Songwriting

  • Tik Tok Creations

Sports & Fitness

  • Dancing

  • Dude Perfect(creating trick shot videos)

  • Personal Fitness

  • Sports Announcing

  • Sports Appreciation

  • Winter Olympics

  • Yoga

The Arts

  • Cooking

  • Clothes Upcycling

  • Crafting

  • Drawing and Painting

  • Improv

  • Jewelry Making

  • Musical Theater

  • Painting With Bob Ross

  • Sculpture Art

  • Voiceover Theater

Gaming + Imagination

  • Board Games

  • Dungeons & Dragons

  • Escape The Breakout Room

  • Group Party Games

  • Hogwarts

  • Lego Studio

  • Minecraft

  • Pokemon

  • Virtual Road Trip

HOW DID WE CREATE AN ONLINE CAMP EXPERIENCE?

Watch our series about the making of Camp Ben Frankel online!

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

PARENT SURVEY RESPONSE

We weren't sure if an online camp would work for our son and if he would be able to make new friends in the virtual space. It turned out that we had no need to be concerned. Camp Ben Frankel was such an incredible experience for our son! He was laughing, playing, and learning with kids and counselors all day long and couldn't wait to see them again at the evening programs. He had the chance to connect with so many people and to feel connected to a warm, supportive community. I can't recommend this camp enough!

CAMPER SURVEY RESPONSE

I enjoyed meeting lots of new people. Everyone was super welcoming, even though I joined camp later than most people. I also loved all of the chugs because there were so many that I loved and the counselors were incredible!!!

JONI

We've been really impressed with all of the programming and the amazing staff. Somehow the day goes by fast and you've made being "online" fun, entertaining, personable, and interactive.

 
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3419 W. Main St., Belleville, IL 62226