Since 1974, Camp Liberty has brought together children from all areas of Jersey City and introduced them to stories and activities from around the world. Each week during the summer, children from different neighborhoods with varying ethnic backgrounds join in a cooperative effort that develops respect for the traditions of other ethnic groups and a better understanding of the world's many cultures. The Educational Arts Team represents a unique approach to education that uses the arts to motivate children to find creative applications for their youthful energy and natural curiosity. City and State certified Camp Liberty opens its gates each summer for 4 two week sessions, Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for children ages 6 through 15. Cited by the Save The Children Foundation and recognized by the Children's Theatre Association of America for its work in the arts and education, The Educational Arts Team has developed a wide variety of educational, cultural and recreational programs that reach over 20,000 young people each year.