Machaneh Kachol Lavan

Launched by the IAC (Israeli-American Council) this camp is run in CA and in NY for Hebrew speakers.  An overnight camp for several weeks, the Machaneh offers outdoor sports, water activities, and more. Machane Kachol-Lavan provides a solid ground for integrating second generation Israeli-American children, ages 8-15, through engagement using high quality activities about Israel, Judaism, Leadership, Tsofiut, the Arts, Sports and General Knowledge. Machane Kachol-Lavan is a program of the Israeli-American Council (IAC) in partnership with the Jewish Agency For Israel (JAFI). For more information about the Israeli-American Council (IAC) visit:

92y Camp Bereisheet for K-5 in NY

If you’re on the East coast, check out this new in 2013  summer camp – all summer – in Hebrew – for K-5 in NY run by Israeliness in collaboration with Bereisheet  after school program. They’re going to have an amazing summer.  These programs are designed for Israeli-Americans, Hebrew speakers.

Hebrew Play – Boston Based – Web Site To Gather Communities Interested in Playgroups in Hebrew

The owner of this site contacted me this week, and I thought it was great idea. The notion is to provide a space for people who are interested in play for little ones (seems to be centered on infant to age 3) and to share resources and ideas around playgroups, classes, Hebrew Immersion and books, CDs, etc. I am thrilled to see this.   The more that is built world wide around helping people connect through Hebrew Language, to Israel and to each other the better. They’ve done a good job of… Read More