March 2017 Newsletter

Aviv Higia Pesach Ba- Spring is right around the corner, and Passover is almost here. BB Camp continues to be the leader in excellence in youth, family, and adult programming, This past month, BB Camp delivered highly engaging Jewish programming through innovation, collaboration, and partnerships.  Take a peek below to see how BB Camp transformed our community in meaningful ways!  And, there's more to come this Spring. Please join us at our Chocolate Seder, Community Seder at Camp, BB Camp Bash, or our annual Spaghetti Dinner at Camp.
Click here to read our 2017 Impact Report , Thank you for being part of BB Camp and our continued success.
Can't wait to see you again!
BB Camp Staff

Alumni Purim Get Together, February 28
Alumni gathering to celebrate Purim with crazy hats and hamantashen. Hosted by BB Camp Alum Corey Oken, and funded by the Foundation for Jewish Camp Cornerstone Fellowship grant.

BB Camp Teens in Seattle, February 26
Our 8-10th grade BB Campers gathered for pizza, prior to BBYO meetings, with Bette Amir-Brownstein, Assistant Director, to chat about their excitement for the upcoming summer at BB Camp.

Board Retreat, February 25th
Thank you to our incredible Board of Directors for dedicating their entire day at our Board Retreat in thoughtful discussions working towards the betterment of B'nai B'rith Camp.

Seattle Havdalah, February 24th
Our Seattle BB Campers came together for a fun evening of playing, noshing, and hearing the sizzle of the Havdalah candle at the Stroum Jewish Community Center.

BB Breaks, February 19th
We had fun on the BB Breaks Presidents' Day snow adventure trip to Mount Hood.

BBYO Convention, February 15th
Portland BBYO teens joined 3000 of their peers at the BBYO International Convention in Orlando, FL.
Seattle Sips & Songs, Feb 8th
Seattle alumni and friends got together to listen to Stephanie Schneiderman play tunes and share BB Camp memories over a glass of wine at Hotel Andra.

Middle School Shabbat, Feb 2nd
22 middle-schoolers brought in the Shabbat at the BB Camp Headquarters in Beaverton. Kim Schneiderman played tunes.
Chocolate Seder
Saturday, March 10, 5-8PM, MJCC
The Third Annual Chocolate Seder is the best way to prepare for Passover in a fun and delicious way! Join us for an evening of games, crafts, pizza, Havdalah, and of course, a chocolatey Seder! For K-8th graders. In partnership with the MJCC.
$25 per person ($5 sibling discount)
Contact Liz with any questions


Community Seder at BB Camp
Thursday, April 5, 6PM
The Seder is non-denominational, and in the true spirit of Passover, our doors are open to all. Please join us for an evening of reflection and celebration. Hosted by BB Camp staff. Co Sponsored by Jewish Federation of Greater Portland. 

Kid friendly $18/person


BB Camp Bash
April 14, 6PM, Crystal Ballroom

Registration opens soon!
For more info and sponsorship opportunities contact Marisa Reby, 503 345 9464
Spring Family Camp
May 4-6 at Camp
Spend the weekend at Camp!
A fun-filled Shabbat celebration including music, crafts, athletics, canoeing, swimming and much more! Price includes 6 meals, 2 nights' stay and great activities.
Adults: $125, Kids ages 3 and older: $100, Kids 2 and under: Free. 


Good Deeds Day & J-Serve
April 15, MJCC
Join us for this annual international day of Service.
J-Serve for teens - BBYO and other local youth organizations for a service program at the Food Band and day of learning about hunger. 


August 17-23, 2018 - Men's Camp

September 21-23, 2018 - ReJewvenation - Register Early and Save

Register for Overnight Camp by March 31 for Early Bird Discount!!
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