Camper Reflections on Friendship

One thing camp is known for is the forging of friendships. At Yavneh, amazing lifetime friendships are made.  Some of our campers reflected on friends and friendships they have made…

Chesed at Yavneh

An important aspect of camp is our chesed projects.  We try very hard to teach our campers that while they are having the time of their lives here at Yavneh,…

The Magic of Havdallah at Machaneh Yavneh

Shabbat begins to wind down before dinner. The whole camp gathers together at Tzippori, the lower amphitheater that overlooks the sports fields. The sky is beginning to turn bluish-pinkish.  At…

Sports at Yavneh

Sports at Camp Yavneh come in many styles and opportunities! Each morning starts as some campers run down to mifkad (flag raising) so that they won’t be late and that’s where the…

Ivrit Ivrit Ivrit kol hayom…

This cry of Hebrew all day long is a cheer from Maccabiah, which takes place at the end of the summer. During Maccabiah the team that speaks the most Hebrew…