Jewish Summer Camps for Boys and Girls
Summer camp has a powerful impact on children, and with its exciting program and warm, caring staff, there’s a reason TheZone is known as the ultimate Jewish summer experience. Located in the scenic Catskill mountains, TheZone sleepaway camps attract staff and campers from across the world. Funded by Kars4Kids, TheZone maintains state-of-the-art facilities with a uniquely diverse mix of leisure, sports and recreational activities every day. Stimulating workshops, an equestrian program and interaction with TheZone’s farm animals allow children to develop latent skills. With its authentic flavor, Shabbat is the highlight of every week. Personal mentorship, fun activities, traditional celebrations and the signature Oorah warmth all combine for the perfect unforgettable Jewish summer camp experience. Visit TheZone >
Shabbat with Oorah
Weekend at TheZone
Shabbat with Oorah is an extended weekend for TheZone campers’ families to experience and get a small taste of what their children enjoy each day in camp. Families bond together and enjoy a relaxing Shabbat with comfortable accommodations, stimulating programming and warm, friendly atmosphere. Shabbat with Oorah leaves everyone on a high See all Pictures >
Post High-School Program
The DiscoverU program offers a unique summer experience for teens. Located at TheZone, this amazing program caters specifically to teenagers who can benefit from a relaxing and rejuvenating summer experience. With activities and programs catered toward the Jewish teen, DiscoverU participants come home refreshed and ready to conquer the world!
The DiscoverU internship program gives participants the opportunity to gain career experience as an intern for Kars4Kids, a nationally acclaimed non-profit organization. Teens can choose from various career tracks to experience and get a taste of the field of their choice. The internship is a seamless transition into the working world, as they gain valuable skills to jumpstart their career and to enter the workforce as more qualified workers.
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Reunions and Shabbatons
With events and retreats through out the year, the warmth of TheZone continues even after the summer ends. Campers enjoy meeting with their friends and keeping up with their counselors and staff members. The connection remains strong throughout the long winter months. The reunions and holiday retreats for campers and their families is what makes TheZone so unique!