NFTY-CAR Kolbo

Friday, April 12 - Sunday,
April 14, 2019
URJ OSRUI, Oconomowoc, WI

  • Celebrate the accomplishments of our seniors and welcome the 8th graders into our NFTY community
  • Participate in meaningful social action opportunities
  • Enjoy a fun, interactive Saturday night activity
  • Wrestle with hot topics and challenge your assumptions during interactive teen-led programs
  • "Unplug" from the stress of the semester and enjoy the peace and beauty of the outdoors at camp
  • We are offering 6 different electives for you to choose from. You will get to spend Saturday afternoon participating in the hands-on activity of your choice:
    • Songleader training
    • Gear up for Chalutzim
    • Creative Arts
    • Wilderness Survival
    • Camp Counselor Training
    • Ta'am Yisrael 2019 Reunion (special $50 discount for anyone who went on Ta'am 2019. Email nsegal@urj.org for the discount)

 

Early Bird: $260 USD
Register by Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Regular: $285 USD
Register by Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Space Available: $310 USD
Register after Wednesday, March 27, 2019
(must be approved by regional director)

This event is open to any Jewish teen in grades 8 to 12.


  • Meals included in the cost of the event.
  • Registration will be accepted after March 27, 2019 on a space-available basis.
  • Teens are expected to participate in the entire event. Fees are set at a full package rate and unfortunately we cannot prorate registration.
  • All fees are in US Dollars
Please review the tentative bus schedule for Fall Kallah for tentative arrival and departure information. The cost to ride the bus is included in the event fee and you will be asked to choose a stop during registration.

If you need a letter from NFTY to share with your school for a religious exemption for attendance purposes, please be in touch with Naomi Segal at nftycar@urj.org.

Transportation Type (Bus/Plane/Train) Drop-off/Pick-up location Address Departure Time Arrival Time
Bus Oak Park Temple 1235 N. Harlem Ave., Oak Park 1:00pm 2:15pm
Bus Temple Beth Israel 3601 Dempster Street, Skokie 1:45pm 1:30pm
Bus OSRUI/ NFTY Office 1121 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield 2:30pm 1:00pm
Bus Beth Tikvah 300 Hillcrest Rd, Hoffman Estates 1:30pm 1:30pm
Car OSRUI 600 Lac La Belle Dr, Oconomowoc, WI 5:00pm 11:00 am

Please leave valuables at home. Do not bring jewelry, electronic devices or large amounts of cash. Each participant is responsible for their belongings.

Participants will receive an e-mail confirmation 1-2 weeks before the event. This confirmation will include important information regarding the event and finalized bus timing.

If you need to cancel, the registration fees you paid will be refunded as follows:

Through March 21, 2019 – 90%

Through March 28, 2019 – 75%

Through April 4, 2019 – 50%

After April 4, 2019 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after April 4, 2019 you will be refunded 75% of the registration fees you paid. Please note that we cannot offer credits in exchange of refunds.

All cancellation must be in writing. We will accept cancellations by email to nftycar@urj.org. We’re sorry, but we cannot accept cancellations over the phone. Please allow up to six weeks after the conclusion of the event for your refund to be processed.