Packing List

SUGGESTED CLOTHING LIST

Remember: Please label ALL items!!

This list is intended as a suggested packing list. It is not necessarily required to bring every single item on this list. Please feel free to adjust for your child(ren) and contact us with any questions.

PLEASE PACK:

  • TALLIT or TALLIT KATAN (required for men past their Bar Mitzvah/encouraged for women)
  • TEFILLIN (required for men past their Bar Mitzvah/encouraged for women)
  • 12 – 14 t-shirts
  • 10-12 pairs shorts
  • 3 sweatshirts
  • 4 long-sleeve or flannel shirts
  • 14 pairs of socks
  • 5 pairs of pants/sweatpants/leggings
  • 12 sets of underwear
  • 4 pairs pajamas, including 1 warm pair
  • 3 swimsuits
  • 2 baseball caps or sun hats
  • raincoat
  • warm jacket
  • 4 kipot (required for boys)
  • 5-7 bras/sports bras (if applicable)

✡ For Shabbat

  • 2 pairs of khaki pants or nice shorts (no denim)
  • 4 collared shirts
  • 4 dresses or skirts and blouses (full back/midriff covered/NO OPEN BACK OR STRAPLESS DRESSES)
  • 1 sweater

FOOTWEAR:

  • 1 pair rain boots
  • 1 pair sneakers
  • 1 pair beach shoes/flip-flops
  • 1 pair shower shoes
  • 1 pair Shabbat dress shoes or sandals

TOILET ARTICLES:

  • toothbrush case
  • 3 toothbrushes
  • toothpaste
  • deodorant
  • sunscreen
  • bug spray
  • shampoo/conditioner
  • soap or body wash
  • soap dish
  • comb/brush
  • drinking cup
  • shower caddy
  • hair products
  • hair ties
  • nail clipper
  • orthodontic retainer (if applicable)
  • feminine hygiene products

BEDDING AND LINEN:

  • 4 bath towels
  • 2 warm blankets or comforters
  • 2 wash cloths
  • 3 hand towels
  • 1 laundry bag
  • 2 twin sheet sets
  • 2 beach towels
  • 1 pillow

FOR B-SIDE CAMPERS (rising 8th to 11th graders) FOR YOM ROO:

  • 5 pairs of athletic shorts
  • sports bras
  • cleats if planning to participate in a field sport (soccer, ultimate frisbee, or softball)
  • swim cap if planning to participate in swimming

FOR ALL FIRST SESSION MACHON CAMPERS (rising 10th graders) AND ALL NIVONIM CAMPERS (rising 11th graders), FOR ETGAR (OUTDOOR ADVENTURE) TRIPS:

These items are recommended but not required:

  • lightweight sleeping pad
  • fleece jacket or heavy sweater
  • lightweight hiking pants (fast-drying material)
  • long john top & bottom
  • warm hat

MISCELLANEOUS:

  • 2 WATER BOTTLES labeled with name
  • STAMPS, PAPER, ENVELOPES & LIST OF ADDRESSES for letter writing
  • 1 shoe bag
  • sleeping bag
  • flashlight & batteries
  • umbrella
  • extra eyeglasses
  • contact lenses & solution
  • books
  • inexpensive camera
  • athletic Equipment (tennis racket, balls, baseball glove)
  • musical instruments (non-electric)
  • backpack
  • string bag
  • iPod Nano or similar*
  • Kindle Paperwhite or similar*

*NO DEVICE THAT HAS THE CAPABILITY TO CONNECT TO THE INTERNET

SPECIAL NOTES:

  1. PLEASE DO NOT SEND ANY FOOD per camp policy.
  2. CASH IS NOT NEEDED AT CAMP. Please do not send any with your child. Camp is not responsible for any cash that is sent to camp.
  3. Please be sure to label ALL clothing with your child’s first and last name! (Initials are NOT sufficient for us to identify lost items found around camp.)
  4. Please be sure to label ALL items, including duffel bags, Tallit, Tefillin and Tallit bags!
  5. Please only pack clothing that can be laundered.
  6. Please pre-wash ALL new clothing and break in new shoes prior to bringing them to camp.