SF Shakes Summer Shakespeare Camp @ TBT

The SF Shakes Summer Camp Program at TBT is BACK! Have fun with your friends and learn all about the world of performance and Shakespeare from trained teaching artists. Campers benefit from a professional atmosphere of creativity, heightened literacy, and self-expression, with ample doses of swordplay, stage combat, theatre games, set building and costuming. Each camp finishes with a mini performance of a Shakespeare play, staged and acted by campers for an audience of family and friends. This enriching camp is appropriate for first timers as well as experienced young actors. Campers will be performing productions of As You Like It, The Tempest, and Playing the Fool (a collection of scenes featuring Shakespeare’s comic figures). It meets at Temple Beth Torah from 7/29 to 8/9, weekdays, 9:00am to 3:00pm (optional aftercare available until 5:30pm). All scripts, materials, and supplies for the performance are included in the $660 enrollment fee (need-based scholarship assistance is available.) Call (415) 558-0888 or visit www.sfshakes.org for information or to enroll. Join us for the 27th season of Shakespeare Camp and find out why half of our campers are returning from previous seasons for more Shakespeare!

NorCal Jewish Summer Camps

TBT also offers funding support for Jewish summer camps, and there may be funding available through the Federation as well. Scholarships through Temple Beth Torah are made available through the Heather Citron Fund and the Sara and Elliot Lewis Fund. Additional scholarships are made possible by the Women of Temple Beth Torah and the Debby Kaplan Fund. To apply, please pick-up a form in the office or request that it be emailed to you. All requests for financial aid will be addressed with compassion and confidentiality. The scholarship application deadline is Sunday, 2/24. Please note that if your child has never attended a Jewish summer camp before, there is an organization called One Happy Camper that provides financial assistance up to $1000. Click here for more information.

URJ Camp Newman

  • Welcomes campers at Cal Maritime Academy once again this summer.

  • Inspiring a Love of Judaism, 365 days a year. URJ Camp Newman offers fun, immersive Jewish experiences that empower children, teens and adults to better themselves, their communities and the world.

Eden Village West Camp

  • Located on the Russian River, is an environmentally focused program. 

  • It is the best gift ever to be able to hand our daughter over to you and know that she will thrive and grow and have life-changing experiences and make connections that will feed her soul.

Camp Tawonga

  • Nestled just outside of Yosemite National Park. 

  • Since 1925, Tawonga has been a leading Jewish summer camp for kids, teens, and families—located on 160 acres just outside Yosemite National Park.

URJ 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy - West 

  • Located in Northern California and it's where scientific inquiry meets fun!

  • Campers entering grades 3-10 spend 12 days exploring robotics, video game design, environmental science, digital media, and a host of other fun activities in a warm, supportive environment with campers who share similar interests.

URJ 6 Points Sports Academy - West 

  • Located in Northern California

  • An overnight camp geared for kids who love sports. 

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