Year-Round Events

Shabbat Open House 2020

Join us for a special Shabbat at our summer home, Newman by the Bay! Prospective families and new camper families have the opportunity to experience the magic of Shabbat on Friday, March 13 and we invite all of our community members to join us on Friday, March 27. We can’t wait to see you for a special evening of services, dinner, dancing, shira (singing), and fun! Please click on the registration links for more information including a schedule for the evening, directions to campus, and more.

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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Elementary School Events

Come get a taste for camp and a love for Judaism at our fun & exciting “taste of camp” retreat in fall, and day-long family open house in spring.

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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!

  • Families:
    • March 13th – Open House Shabbat By The BayClick Here to register
    • March 27th – Open House Shabbat By The BayClick Here to register
    • April 24th – 26th – Family Camp (Families with at least one child 1st grade or younger)
        • Family Camp
  • 3rd – 5th Graders:
    • Spring Camp – “taste of camp” retreat
  • 6th – 8th Graders: 
      • NFTY CWR (Gesher Kallah & 8th Grade Overnight)
      • NFTY SOCAL (678 Fall, 678 Winter, 678 Spring, Spring Kallah)
  • 9th-12th Graders: 
    • Rosh Hashanah Boat Cruise: New Year’s on the Bay in NorCal and in SOCAL
      • NFTY CWR (C-Dubb Smash, Fallinter, Spring Conclave, Gesher Kallah)
      • NFTY SOCAL (Fall Kallah, Social Justice Kallah, Winter Kallah, Leadership Kallah)
      • NFTY-SW (Leadership Training, Fall Kallah, etc.)

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Upcoming Events


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NFTY Central West (CWR)

California (Northern)


Nevada (Northern)


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NFTY Southwest (SW)


New Mexico

Nevada (Southern)

Texas (Northern)

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NFTY Southern California (SoCal)

California (Southern)

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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!

Please click the link below for more information.

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