Tawonga Tidbit

Tawonga Tidbit

🍴 Today’s Kitchen Menu


🍌 Banana bread, oat bars, eggs and honeydew melon


🥗 Turkey sloppy joes with chips and salad

🍇 Fruit: Grapes


🥕 Lasagna with roasted veggies and dinner rolls

 Dessert: Gluten free brownies


A Note on Alternative Foods
🥦 Tasty vegetarian and vegan options are available for every meal, in addition to a “middle table” with alternative meal options to meet every camper’s needs.

🥣 During breakfast, the middle table offers a wide selection of cold cereal and milk (dairy-free options too), in addition to hot cereal with toppings. Each lunch and dinner, campers can choose from options at the middle table, like sun-butter and jelly sandwiches, tuna sandwiches and hummus. 

🏕 Backpacking Trips and Challenge Course


The units of Nitzanim (B-Aleph, B-Bet, G-Aleph, G-Bet) and Chalutzim (B-9, B-10, G-9, G-10) are on their second day of backpacking.

Bunks B-5 and B-6 are at the challenge course!


The units of Nitzanim (B-Aleph, B-Bet, G-Aleph, G-Bet) and Chalutzim (B-9, B-10, G-9, G-10) will return from their backpacking trips.

Bunks B-7 and B-8 will try their hand at the challenge course!

🎂 Birthdays 

What’s so special about today? We are celebrating the birthday of campers Ellie J. and Kyle G, and Maintenance staffer Micah P.! Happy Birthday Ellie, Kyle and Micah – enjoy your birthday bowls!

Curious what celebrating a birthday at Camp Tawonga looks like? Check out this post!

☀️ How’s the Weather? 

Sunny with a high of 91, low of 54

During the hottest time of the day, campers relax in the shade of their cabins for Rest Hour. Our counselors also support every camper to reapply sunscreen and refill water bottles throughout the day. In case you missed it, check out what a typical day at Tawonga looks like, including our daily schedule.

😃 Fun Fact!

For ten years, starting in 1985, Tawonga rented our site out to the West Coast Women’s Music and Comedy Festival. Every fall, Tawonga was host to 3,000 guests over Labor Day weekend for a joyous festival in the mountains. Click here to read more.


The Tawonga Tidbit provides a daily dose of Camp with our kitchen menu, Camp birthdays and more. We hope this series brings you a bit closer to Tawonga!