Summer Program Descriptions
First Grade Shabbat, August 9-11, 2019
Rising first graders get a taste of BB Camp for the weekend! Leaving Portland Friday morning and return Sunday afternoon $180 per camper. Register here
Maccabee: 2nd – 8th
Our one week Maccabee Camp offers a taste of the programs, sports activities, and facilities featured during the three-week BB Camp sessions. Campers enjoy a wide spectrum of camp activities while exploring their identity. Includes a beach day trip and sleeping under the stars.
Massada Younger Unit: 3rd- 6th
Campers enjoy a wide spectrum of popular camp activities that encourage new skills. Includes a beach day trip, an overnight under the stars, and a trip to the Oregon Coast Aquarium.
Sinai Older Unit: 7th – 8th
Campers enjoy a wide spectrum of camp activities while exploring their identity. Includes a 3-day overnight, whitewater rafting, and discovering the great outdoors.
K’Far Noar – Teen Village: 9th
Teen Village Unit focuses on social development and self-esteem building using a blend of fun trips and leadership training. Includes a tript to Southern Oregon, the Redwood Forrest, and a wild animal park.
L.I.T.- Leaders in Training: 10th
Teens acquire leadership skills while learning middot (Jewish values) and performing mizvot (good deeds). Includes a rock climbing trip to Smith Rock.
O.J.A. – Outdoor Jewish Adventure: 11th
Session 1 OJA – June 25 – July 14
Session 2 OJA – July 25 – August 13
Through experiencing Judaism in the wilderness, teens will discover spirituality and the wonder of nature in a Jewish context. Campers will spend their time backpacking, camping, sea kayaking, mountain biking, learning primitive skills, tracking animals, identifying edible plants, and so much more. Locations are currently scheduled to include the Wallowa Mountains area, paragliding, NW Washington Coastal region, the Ape Caves and a summit attempt.