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    • Camp Tawonga: Keshet LGBT Family Camp

    • Address: 31201 Mather Rd Groveland, CA
    • Date: Thursday, August 18, 2022
    • Contact Email: [email protected]
    • Contact Phone: (415) 543-2267
    • Description: August 18 – 21, 2022, (Thursday – Sunday) Adults spend the morning hiking, creating arts and crafts, and partak ...read moreAugust 18 – 21, 2022, (Thursday – Sunday) Adults spend the morning hiking, creating arts and crafts, and partaking in workshops. Meanwhile, our skilled counselors plan age-appropriate activities for kids, ranging from boating on the lake for young children to facilitating dialogue about growing up with gay parents for teens. Families spend the afternoon together, participating in camp activities and exploring Camp Tawonga, including the beautiful Tuolumne River. And of course, no Keshet Weekend is complete without a Shabbat service, talent show, and crazy dance party! Also, a special program just for Keshet teens. Camp Tawonga is located on the Middle Fork of the Tuolumne River right outside of Yosemite National Park. For more information please contact Camp Tawonga at [email protected] or call (415) 543-2267Yosemite, CA; Website: http://tawonga.org/programs/year-round/weekend-family-camps/ read less
    • Camp Tawonga Jewish Families of Color Weekend

    • Date: Thursday, August 25, 2022
    • Contact Email: [email protected]
    • Contact Phone: (415) 543-2267
    • Description: August 25 – 28, 2022, (Thursday – Sunday) An intentional affinity space for Jewish families of color (JOC+*) to ...read moreAugust 25 – 28, 2022, (Thursday – Sunday) An intentional affinity space for Jewish families of color (JOC+*) to build community and rejuvenate in the stunning beauty of the Sierra Mountains. Join us to celebrate and center our multiethnic Jewish community and cultural richness! Phone: 415.543.2267 (415 KID CAMP) Email: [email protected] For Families that are multiracial or that include at least one person of color in their household; all ages read less
    • Camp Tawonga JFAM Family Camp 2022

    • Date: Thursday, September 8, 2022
    • Contact Email: [email protected]
    • Description: Family Camp 5: JFAM Weekend | September 8-11 (programmatic partner TBD) Program highlights: All the best parts of ...read moreFamily Camp 5: JFAM Weekend | September 8-11 (programmatic partner TBD) Program highlights: All the best parts of our weekend family camps, specifically geared toward families with young children just like yours! Family Camp 7: JFAM Sukkot Weekend With The JCCSF | October 14-16 Program highlights: build and join together in a special weekend Sukkah, create a harvest party in our robust garden and participate in Sukkot-focused prayers, rituals and activities. Family Camp 8: JFAM Hanukkah Weekend | December 21-24 (programmatic partner TBD) We are thrilled you are considering a Tawonga JFAM Family Camp! These unique weekends encompass the best of Tawonga – a warm, welcoming community, festive and meaningful Shabbat celebrations, quintessential camp experiences, delicious meals, singing, campfires, a family talent show, and more. JFAM weekends are specially designed for young families (with at least one child who is eight or younger) – to welcome you into a loving, inclusive Jewish community and to kickstart your journey with Tawonga. read less
    • Camp Ramah Special Needs Family Camp - Camp Ohr Lanu

    • Location: Ojai
    • Address: 385 Fairview Road Ojai, CA, 93023
    • Age Group: 4-14
    • Date: Friday, December 2, 2022
    • Contact Email: [email protected]
    • Contact Phone: (888) 226-7726
    • Description: December 2-4, 2022! Camp Ohr Lanu is a camp for the whole family! Families come together for a retreat of study, p ...read moreDecember 2-4, 2022! Camp Ohr Lanu is a camp for the whole family! Families come together for a retreat of study, prayer, respite, support, and fun in the beautiful hills of the Ojai Valley. Children with special needs ages 4 to 14, along with their parents and siblings, will enjoy specialized, therapeutic programming in a supportive environment. Ohr Lanu’s warm, caring staff includes trained special educators, behavior and family education specialist, and individual counselors paired with each family. All campers will experience the fun of summer camp participating in activities such as drama, dance, music and art and siblings will participate in their own group activities, helping create bonds in a supportive environment. Parents will engage in texts, networking, and relaxation. Together families will enjoy everything Camp Ramah offers: an Olympic size swimming pool, ropes course, hiking trails and more. For Parents: Shabbat services and study Support and discussions based on Torah study and spirituality. Opportunities to meet other families with similar challenges and to exchange ideas and resources Opportunities to network and create connections with other local organizations and professionals. For the Entire Family: Shabbat services, activities and Havdallah. Our annual talent show! Daily family time to enjoy camp activities such as swimming, hiking, and ropes course, Daily fun evening activity planned by our counselors For Special Needs Children and Siblings: Scavenger hunts and games, Drama games and singing, Discussion/Storytelling, Sibling workshops, Daily focus activities (art, drama, dance, music) lead by trained professionals Accommodations: Family accommodations include hotel-style rooms with individual climate control and private baths. read less
    • Be’chol Lashon Family Camp

    • Address: 1700 Marshall Petaluma Rd, Petaluma, , 94952
    • Contact Phone: (415) 386-2604
    • Description: Create your diverse Jewish community. The Annual Bay Area Be’chol Lashon Family Camp Shabbaton Retreat has been h ...read moreCreate your diverse Jewish community. The Annual Bay Area Be’chol Lashon Family Camp Shabbaton Retreat has been held at Walker Creek Ranch in Petaluma, CA since 2004. It begins with Friday night Shabbat dinner and Saturday morning Shabbat services, followed by adult workshops and supervised activities for children. The program format creates a welcoming environment for new members to celebrate Judaism, learn together, and continue to build the diverse Bay Area Be’chol Lashon community. Be’chol Lashon programming fosters a safe environment where individuals can express their Judaism. An atmosphere of inclusiveness while celebrating holidays or special events helps everyone feel part of the Jewish community. Be’chol Lashon activities are community-building, infused with teaching about Judaism, including the history of diversity of the Jewish people. Evaluations consistently indicate that participants “had a great time” at Family Camp and “enjoyed learning with new friends.” read less
    • Camp Alonim's Family Camp

    • Address: 1101 Peppertree Lane Brandeis, CA
    • Description: March 5-7, 2021 Family camp offers fun and connection for adults and for children up to 7th grade. We welcome peopl ...read moreMarch 5-7, 2021 Family camp offers fun and connection for adults and for children up to 7th grade. We welcome people of any level of Jewish knowledge, observance, and engagement. Wherever you are on your Jewish journey, we invite you to join us for this unique weekend experience. Camp Alonim is a non-denominational community that creates an environment where everyone can feel comfortable and stimulated, while offering participants many opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. It is not affiliated with any particular Jewish denomination or movement. Teen Weekend: We are pleased to be offering an Alonim Teen Weekend experience for campers currently in 8th, 9th, and 10th grades. While these teens will be living in their own bunks with their own counselors and will largely be engaged in programming separate from what is being offered during Family Camp, the entire camp community will be enjoying meals together as well as various activities that make Shabbat at Alonim so special. Address: 1101 Peppertree Lane, Brandeis, CA; Website: http://www.alonim.com read less