Year-Round Events

See your camp friends every month at events near you!

We connect children, youth and adults to an expansive menu of fun, immersive Jewish experiences in your community, all year long. Along with our local synagogue youth groups and NFTY, we present everything from family fun days to middle school and high school NFTY events.

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Summer 2018 Open House

Come get a taste for camp and a love for Judaism at our fun & exciting day-long family event.

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Middle School NFTY Events

We give 6th to 8th graders lots of options to reunite with their camp friends and meet new Jewish friends with NFTY!

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High School NFTY Events

Camp Newman & NFTY partner all year long to present high schoolers fun and enriching programs and unforgettable teen events.

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Join us all year long at every age!

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Sep
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Bay Area New Year’s on the Bay 2018 @ Blue & Gold Fleet
Sep 8 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Bay Area New Year's on the Bay 2018 @ Blue & Gold Fleet | San Francisco | California | United States

5th Annual New Year’s on the Bay

Registration opens Monday, July 23rd at 8pm!

Cruise into 5779 at a floating dance party! Join your friends from around the Bay Area and beyond to celebrate Rosh Hashanah – the Jewish New Year – with this one-night only teen event.

When: Saturday, September 8th – 8:30pm-11:30pm

What: Party on a Boat with other Jewish teens ★ Grande Nacho Bar Snacks ★ Music ★ DJ ★ Dancing ★ Spectacular views of the San Francisco Bay ★ Havdalah ★ New friends, old friends, camp friends, NFTY friends & more!

Who: Open to all Jewish high school students in the Bay Area and beyond! (you do not need to belong to a youth group or synagogue to come!)

Dress Code: Semi-Formal Fun – A dress or shirt and nice pants are suggested! Extra points for fun ties, bright colors or light up clothing! Please do not wear high heels – the boat rocks and rolls, making it hard to balance on them!

Confirmation Email:  An email will be sent to all ticket holders 3 days prior to the event with further details.

How to register: Registration opens Monday, July 23rd!

Questions: Email Sierra Meszaros at smeszaros@urj.org.

Check out the photos from our 3rd Annual New Year’s on the Bay!

SOCAL New Year’s on the Bay @ Harbor Breeze Cruises
Sep 8 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm
SOCAL New Year's on the Bay @ Harbor Breeze Cruises | Long Beach | California | United States

1st Annual New Year’s on the Bay in SOCAL!

Registration opens Monday, July 23rd at 8pm!

Cruise into 5779 at a floating dance party! Join your friends from around Southern California to celebrate Rosh Hashanah – the Jewish New Year – with this one-night only teen event.

When: Saturday, September 8th – 7pm-10pm

What: Party on a Boat with other Jewish teens ★ Grande Nacho Bar Snacks ★ Music ★ DJ ★ Dancing ★ Spectacular views of Long Beach Harbor and Alamitos Bay ★ Havdalah ★ New friends, old friends, camp friends, NFTY friends & more!

Who: Open to all Jewish high school students in SOCAL and beyond! (you do not need to belong to a youth group or synagogue to come!)

Where: 100 Aquarium Way, Dock #2, Long Beach, CA, 90802. Harbor Breeze Cruises is located in Rainbow Harbor adjacent to the Aquarium of the Pacific at Dock #2.

Dress Code: Semi-Formal Fun – A dress or shirt and nice pants are suggested! Extra points for fun ties, bright colors or light up clothing! Please do not wear high heels – the boat rocks and rolls, making it hard to balance on them!

Confirmation Email:  An email will be sent to all ticket holders 3 days prior to the event with further details.

How to register: Registration opens Monday, July 23rd!

Questions? Email Lily Gottlieb at lgottlieb@urj.org.

See photos from our New Year’s on the Bay in NORCAL!

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Fall Camp 2018 @ YMCA Camp Jones Gulch
Nov 2 – Nov 4 all-day

Get a Taste of Summer Camp in Fall!

Experience what Camp Newman has to offer. Join us for a weekend of fun, friends and a great Shabbat experience. Over two days, 2nd through 5th graders get to experience the excitement of Jewish camping, make lots of new friends, and enjoy the best of camp. We offer tons of fun activities in parallel tracks – customized to the camper’s age

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See a “Taste of Camp” Retreat in Action!

For photos & highlights from last year’s Spring Camp, click here!

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First time at Camp Newman?

First Time Parent & Camper Guide (1)Is Your Child New to Camp Newman?

For answers to your questions about Camp Newman, click on the 1st Time Camper & Parent Guide button! Got more questions? Contact Kim Press by email or at (415) 991-0259.

Transportation Information

By Bus: We will post the bus schedule closer to the date.

By Car: For Directions to Fall Camp, click here.


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Connecting Alumni

Camps Saratoga, Swig and Newman have been a magical home to tens of thousands of campers, faculty and staff for decades.

We want to keep in touch with you about camp and special alumni events!

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