Tag - Jewish Camp

URJ Camp Newman Announces Summer 2018 Plans

Olympic size pool at California State University Maritime Academy; courtesy Just three weeks after deadly wildfires caused widespread destruction throughout Northern California, resulting in significant damage at the camp’s physical location in Santa Rosa, the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) has announced that URJ Camp Newman will be housed for...

A Kavannah Experiment

By Rabbi Melissa Buyer We spend a lot of our time these days with our heads bowed forward. It’s not in prayer however, rather craning to see the blue-lit screen in the palm of our hands, or working at our desk staring at the screens on our laps, or simply watching one foot step in front of the other. Summer gives our children – and those...