Camp Yavneh Blog

Jewish Disabilities Awareness Month

QUOTES FROM EMMA JONAS’ DVAR: “…I have to say sometimes it’s hard because siblings want to be able to do things together, yet sometimes it seems that we can’t all…

New Challenge Course Coming This Summer

Ever wonder what it would be like to go on American Ninja Warrior? Camp Yavneh is installing a Ninja Warrior-themed Obstacle Course for summer, 2017! Yavneh has hired hired Eddie…

Saul and Ruthie Back Together Again…

We welcome back brother and sister of the Strosberg family who are re-joining our staff after many years away.  Check out their favorite memories of camp Rabbi Saul Strosberg –…

Partying Across The Northeast!

Special thanks to Laurel Marcus (Yavneh Board Member and K’04) for organizing and hosting the second annual Yavneh potluck Shabbat dinner Boston for kerem alumni between K’02-K’2012. We’re grateful Laurel…

Mazel Tov to our B’nai Mitzvah!

Mazal Tov to the following Yavneh chanichim on celebrating their b’nai mitzvah in Fall, 2016 and Winter, 2017: Inbal A, Meital B, Noah B, Carolyn B, Eytan C, Arlo C,…

Na’aleh – Our Biggest Group Ever!

Now in it’s third decade, we are excited to be sending our largest group ever to Israel this summer on Na’aleh.  Camp Yavneh pioneered this exciting summer experience for our…

Family Camp Celebrates It’s Bar Mitzvah

Reflections from the Shermans Camp Yavneh Family Camp is absolutely one of the highlights of the year for our family. This will be our 13th summer at Family Camp, and…

Reflections on a Yavneh Shabbat

Almost every Yavneh camper and counselor will tell you that Shabbat is their favorite time at camp. Clearly, Shabbat at Yavneh is its own special breed. Starting late Friday afternoon,…