Develop your skills and deepen your interests with leading experts and organizations from Israel and the United States at Tel Yehudah this summer
Our new, two-week Intensives are designed around You. Intensives will allow you to hone your skills and pursue your interests, while enjoying everything Tel Yehudah has to offer. Join with Jewish teens from across the United States, Israel and around the world to learn, play and build a community together.
Register for one of our Intensives today. Space is limited in each.
Dates: July 29-August 13, 2019
Special $500 Discount for First Session Campers
Hamamah: Advanced Leadership Institute
Hamamah workshops focus on general leadership skills as well as special interest leadership clinics. These mentor-based intensives prepare teens for real-world scenarios and future camp leadership opportunities. For current 10th-11th graders.
CampSight is an opportunity to study the art of photography in one of the most picturesque landscapes in America. The customized curriculum encompasses intensive technical and artistic lessons while studying the subject matter of one’s personal connection to Judaism and Jewish people. For current 8th-11th graders.
TY Xtreme Outdoors
TY Extreme Outdoors is a custom-designed series of nature expeditions promoting independence, the ability to work in a group, and personal self-confidence. Master the ropes course, a four-day kayaking trip, and a challenging bike ride across the Catskills Mountains of Upstate New York. For current 8th-11th graders.
Tell Your Own Story with Writopia Lab
This summer, TY is proud to partner with Writopia Lab, a national youth, teen, and young adult program that fosters literacy and critical thinking through creative writing. Through Writopia Lab’s innovative workshop method, teens are empowered as peer leaders as they gain skills in writing, editing, and effective communication. For current 9th-11th graders.
Explore the Power of Jewish and Israeli Art
The Arts@TY program will challenge teens to come together as an artistic community. Participants will have full access to the brand new arts village facility and the guidance of a professional artist to develop their vision, hone technical skills, and strengthen their ability to tell a story and engage others through art. For current 8th-11th graders.
Serve Your Way Through Summer: Tennis@TY
The TY Tennis Intensive will challenge teens to focus on the fundamentals of tennis. Participants will have full access to our tennis facilities and receive guidance from Israeli tennis instructors in order to develop their fundamental skills and knowledge of tennis. For current 8th-11th graders.
"Krav Maga" Self Defense Training
The self defense intensive provides teens with expert instruction by an active IDF Krav Maga instructor. Through this technique, teens will learn heightened awareness of their surroundings, train to increase physical fitness levels, and develop tactics for personal defense. For current 8th-11th graders.
BaMitbach: Teen Culinary Experience
Participants will gain serious and practical culinary skills such as proper knife technique, kitchen organization, and recipe development in a setting that puts Judaism and Jewish food at the center of learning. No experience with either a knife nor frying pan or even kitchen is necessary. For current 8th- 11th graders.
Share Your Story Through Film
The Filmmaking Program will help teens find their artistic voice. With the guidance of experienced film industry professionals, participants will gain tangible skills of video editing, creating a storyboard, filming techniques as well as develop their ability to express themselves through stories and film. For current 8th-11th graders.