Year-Round Events

We present events every month in communities near you!

URJ Camp Newman takes the magic of camp, translates it into a year-round experience, and brings it you!

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


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Elementary School Events

Come get a taste for camp and a love for Judaism at our fun & exciting day-long family events and mini retreats for 2nd through 5th graders.

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Middle School Events

We give 6th to 8th graders lots of options to experience the magic of camp at super fun events all year from Santa Rosa to Santa Cruz!

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High School 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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Family Camp Weekend with PJ Library® @ URJ Camp Newman
Oct 6 – Oct 8 all-day


Get ready to meet new families and friends and enjoy a weekend with your loved ones in the natural beautiful setting of Camp Newman! Family Fun for All! Here’s how we’ll spend our action-packed (and leisurely) days and nights:

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• Meet New Families & Friends! • Camp Fun Designed for Each Age Group • Late Night Parent Wine & Cheese with KidWatch • Fun Activities for the Jewish Harvest Festival of Sukkot • Celebrate a Special Shabbat & Havdallah • PJ Library® Story Walk and Story Times • Arts & Crafts • Music & Song Sessions with Special Musical Guest: Jason Mesches • Pre-Bedtime Campfire • Hike to the Star Overlooking Camp • Parent Learning Sessions • PJ Library Books incorporated throughout


Special Early Bird Rate! Register by July 1 for 50% off all children fees!

• Adult: $225 • Children 2 to 7: $75 Early Bird Rate (Reg $150 after 7/1) • Children 8 to 18: $112.50 Early Bird Rate (Reg $225  after 7/1) • Children 1 and under: FREE

PJ Library® Member Discount of $50

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Got Questions?

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions! If you have don’t see your question answered, Vivien Braly at or 415-499-1223 x8106.

About PJ Library®

PJ Library® sends Jewish children’s books and music every month to families with children ages 6 months through 8 years. Each book, geared towards a specific age, helps you create your own family’s connection to Jewish traditions, holidays, and values. Sign up today at or email

PJ Library® is a program of the Early Childhood Education Initiative of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund with support from the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, the Albert and Janet Schultz PJ Library Fund, the Alexander M. and June L. Maisin Foundation and other generous local funders.


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Family Fun at Camp Newman

Join us for a special “open house” and a day of fun camp activities for the whole family! You’ll visit OKY, our sustainable farm, get a tour of camp, do arts & crafts, meet our friends at PJ Library, and much more. All ages welcome – and all friends invited!

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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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