Tawonga • Est. 1925
Jewish Experiences Up and Down the Mountain
Tawonga. Every season. Always home.
We believe that immersing children in community building, Jewish values and nature helps them become their best selves. They use the experience of Tawonga to make the world a better place.
What’s Happening at Tawonga
Available Fall Weekend Programs
Come and experience the magic of Camp! There are still spaces in some of our fall weekend programs. Click below to learn more and register for Family Camp 8 (Oct 6-8), Men’s Weekend (Oct 19-22), or Divorce & Discovery: A Jewish Healing Retreat (Oct 26-29).
Join Us for an Early Kol Nidre Service
Now in its second year, we invite you to join us for an Early Kol Nidre Service to observe Erev Yom Kippur with Tawonga in a beautiful outdoor setting in Oakland. Join us for a reflective, introspective and musical service on Sunday, Sept 24th with the same service leaders and musicians from Erev Rosh Hashanah. Click below for more info and to reserve your spot. Tickets offered on a sliding scale. Ages 13+
Join Tawonga for Two Winter Programs
We are thrilled to bring you more opportunities to engage with Tawonga this year – specifically the unique chance to explore Camp as a cozy winter wonderland! Over winter break this year, we have two special offerings: Winter Family Camp (Dec. 28-30) and Teen Winter Retreat (Jan. 4-6)! Registration is now open for both programs.
Register for Tawonga Family School
Tawonga Family School is a once-a-month facilitated group on Saturdays for families with children ages 4 to 8 years old during the school year. We have cohorts in Berkeley, Oakland/Alameda, Piedmont, and San Francisco starting this Fall. Join to meet other families and deepen your Jewish identity by growing knowledge and learning Jewish values, all while having fun!