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8th Grade Retreat

8th Grade Retreat
For Jewish Teens Across the Valley

Friday, March 1, 2019 to Saturday, March 2, 2019
at Desert Outdoor Center at Lake Pleasant



Camp style Shabbat Dinner
Interactive Shabbat Services on the Desert Trails
Learn about programming for high school teens
Campfire: songs, stories, s’mores, and more!

Facilities include: Dormitories with bunk beds, modern indoor restrooms with showers
Fee: $75 per student, meals included (Kashrut will be observed)
What to bring: Sleeping bag, Shabbat outfit, 2 changes of clothing for outdoor activities, pajamas, toiletries, and towel

Shabbat/Retreat Schedule

Friday, March 1
3:30 PM - Meet at JCCampus, Scottsdale
4:30 PM - Arrive at Retreat Center
5:30 PM - Prepare for Shabbat
6:30 PM - Shabbat Dinner
8:00 PM - Evening Activities

Saturday, March 2
8:30 AM - Breakfast
9:00 AM - Shabbat Hike
12:30 PM - Lunch followed by Retreat Games, Activities, Discussions, and more
6:30 PM - Havdalah
7:30 PM - Return to Scottsdale Campus

For any questions contact Mrs. Myra Shindler at 480-634-8050 or

Earlier Event: March 1
Baby & Me Shabbat
Later Event: March 19
Passover Food Drive