Camp Events Calendar
Camps are offering fun programs to join from home, and connecting with families about summer 2021 in many ways. Contact us for camp guidance and to arrange calls or tours! Upcoming events include:
FEATURED EVENTS – Virtual Mini Camp Fair: Browse short videos to meet directors and see camp highlights for 20 camps all in one place. Complete the “Connect me to Camp!” form to follow-up with camps of interest.
Jewish Specialty Camp Fair Activity and Information Fair ~ Sunday, January 31, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Join an afternoon of fun with Jewish specialty overnight camps: Eden Village Camp, Sababa Beachaway, Ramah Sports Academy, 6 Points Creative Arts Academy and 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy. At this free virtual event, you’ll get to choose two camps to meet through awesome interactive activities — and get all your camp questions answered, too! Sign up at https://bit.ly/specialtycampfair
CAMPfire Chats – RSVP here
Inclusion Edition: Join inclusion experts from Federation and camps, along with camp families and counselors, to gain insights to the amazing array of inclusion programs for campers of all abilities. February 1 at 7 p.m. – overnight camps and February 2 at 7 p.m. – day camps
VIP Edition – Feb 11, 7 p.m.: Federation CEO Dov Ben-Shimon moderates a panel of national camp leaders about the state of Jewish camp, the outlook for summer 2021, and Federation’s continued commitment to Jewish Camp
Sleepaway Camp 101 – Feb 16, 7 p.m. with American Camp Association – Choosing a camp during the pandemic and planning for camp 2021
Camp Nah-Jee-Wah – Makerspace Live – Cottonball Blasters Jan 25 at 3:30 p.m. – register here; Virtual Info Session Jan 28 at 5:30 p.m. – RSVP here; Holiday Havdalah/Tu BiShvat on Jan 31 at 6:15 p.m. – RSVP here; Virtual Info Session Feb 9 at 5 p.m. – RSVP here; Director home visit – contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Camp Parent Series – From Sports to Glitter: Supporting the Whole Jewish Child
A 4-part parent series focused on supporting your child’s creative, physical, and psychological needs, brought to you by URJ Camps and powered by Temple Emanu-El of Westfield. Sunday mornings at 9 a.m.: January 10 – Surviving and Thriving/Lessons from Camp | January 24 – Sports Parenting 101 | February 7 – Being the Grown-Up Creative Kids Need | February 28 – Guide to Video Games and Violence. Open to the community – Register here to attend any or all sessions
FindYourSummer.org Virtual Fair – February 18, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. to learn about teen options to make this summer meaningful, including: Camp Zeke, Sababa Beach Camps, Summer Excelerator, DOROT Internship Program, Next Step Israel Internships. Sign up here
RJ (Reform Judaism) on the Go/Taste of Camp is a virtual home for interactive, meaningful, and joyous Jewish experiences. In partnership with URJ Camps, students in grades K-7 and their families are invited to join free arts, STEM and sports activities!
Visit the SOMA Virtual Camp Fair including Camp Deeny Riback, Camp Nah-Jee-Wah, Round Lake Camp, Camp Poyntelle, Camp Zeke, Surprise Lake Camp and One Happy Camper NJ
Click here to download your free Sleepaway Camp Planning Guide including map and camp list.