Upcoming Events for Prospective New Families!
Please scroll down this page to see all of our upcoming events for Prospective Families, divided by region, as well as all of our upcoming Ramah camper reunions, community events, and Family camp programs! Please contact us with inquiries.
To learn more about our incredible overnight camp program, please sign up for an online tour of our facilities! You can connect live via Zoom with Josh Edelglass, Assistant Director of Camp Ramah New England. Josh will guide you through a multimedia presentation, with videos and 360-degree panoramic photos, in which we’ll take you on a virtual tour of our campgrounds, and he’ll answer all of your questions about our overnight camp experience. Weekday times are available upon request. Please contact Josh to make a reservation. Watch our short promotional video: http://www.campramahne.org/prospective-families/
Events for Prospective New Families:
Ramah Day Camp: Discover why Ramah Day Camp Greater DC is one of the fastest growing Jewish day camps in the DC area. Join us at a virtual parlor meeting on Wednesday, December 2nd at 8:15 pm hosted by Pam Kesner & Gary Yellin and Ilana & Ira Rothberg. Interested parents will have an opportunity to learn about the program, talk with veteran Ramah families, and ask questions with Director Rabbi Jill Levy & Assistant Director Sharon Rosenberg Safra. Please RSVP here to receive the Zoom link. Questions? Email Sharon. More information can also be found at www.ramahdcdaycamp.org.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5TH – *Ramah Joins the Teen Minyan with B’nai Israel Congregation, Rockville, MD
Ramah staff will join this B’nai Israel service to offer some words of Torah. For the link for this virtual service, click here and look under “Teen Minyan.” Contact Pamela with questions.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6TH at 3:00PM – *Adas Israel Youth Group, Washington DC
What’s the best way to make scrambled eggs? Find out through this demonstration by veteran counselor Liam Shemesh. Participants should have access to a stove, spatula, bowl, fork, and eggs! Email Pamela for more information.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6TH AT 4:00PM – *Adas Israel Circus Chug, Washington, DC
Learn about the circus and how to juggle with Day Camp Specialist, Alexa Singman! Participants should bring 3 of the same item to juggle with – some examples include 3 pairs of socks, 3 bandanas, 3 beanbags etc. Email Rabbi Jill Levy for more information.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13TH AT 9:50AM – Macabee Games with Temple Aliyah, Needham, MA
Email Pamela for more information.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13TH AT 11:30AM – *Macabee Games with Temple Emanuel, Newton, MA
This event is geared toward 3rd – 5th graders. Email Pamela for more information.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 14TH AT 7:00PM – *Virtual Q+A via Facebook Live
Join Ramah Day Camp Director Rabbi Jill Levy and Camp Ramah New England Assistant Director Josh Edelglass for a Facebook Live information session on our day camp and overnight camp programs. Contact Pamela with questions.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15TH AT 5:00PM – Hanukkah Games & Candlelighting with Ohev Shalom, Washington, DC
Join Ramah Day Camp and Camp Ramah New England at Ohev Shalom in DC for a human dreidel game, Ramah swag, and candlelighting. Everyone must wear a mask and social distance. Pre-registration is required – please click here to sign up.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15TH AT 4:45PM – *Macabee Games with Temple Emanuel, Newton, MA
This event is geared towards 6th – 7th graders. Email Pamela for more information.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 20 FROM 12:00 NOON – 2:00 P.M. – *Camp Fair at Ohr Kodesh, Chevy Chase, MD
Pop in to this virtual camp fair and learn more about the Ramah Day Camp and Camp Ramah New England (overnight camp) programs.
To register, please email Leah Miller from Ohr Kodesh or, after Dec 12th, please complete this form. Email Rabbi Jill Levy with questions.
SAVE THE DATE FOR THESE EVENTS AND WATCH FOR MORE DETAILS:
Saturday, January 9th– Havdalah with Shaare Torah, Gaithersburg, MD
Sunday, January 10 at 3:00pm – *Youth Event with Adas Israel, Washington, DC (for 3rd – 5th graders)
Wednesday, January 13 – *Kadima Youth Event with Adas Israel, Washington, DC (for 6th-8th graders)
Saturday evening, February 6 – Havdalah with Pop-Ups to Pop-In
A * denotes a virtual event!