GFC Fun Doesn’t Stop in the Summer
URJ Greene Family Camp takes the magic of camp, translates it into a year-round experience, and brings it you in a variety of dynamic events, trips and activities!
We connect children, youth and adults to an expansive menu of fun, immersive Jewish experiences inside and outside of Texas and Oklahoma, all year long. Along with our local synagogue youth groups and NFTY, we present everything from family fun days to high school parties to middle school outings.
Come get a taste for camp and a love for Judaism at our fun & exciting day-long family events and mini retreats for 2nd through 5th graders.
We give 6th to 8th graders lots of options to experience the magic of camp at super fun events all year throughout Texas and Oklahoma!
URJ Greene Family Camp & NFTY partner all year long to present high schoolers fun and enriching programs and unforgettable teen events.
Join us every month!
- August: Summer Camp
- September: Summer Palooza (9th-12th grades)
- October: Women’s Retreat (Ages 21+), NFTY678 in Houston, DFW and San Antonio Areas, NFTY-TOR Fall Conclave in Houston
- November: GFC Fall Camp (2nd-12th grades)
- December: URJ Biennial in Boston, MA
- January: GreeneSki, NFTY TOR Winter Conclave (Dallas Area)
- February: Family Retreat, L’Taken Seminar in Washington D.C. (9th-12th grades)
- March: Men’s Weekend (Ages 21+)
- April: NFTY678 Even in Houston area, DFW, Austin, GFC Spring Camp (2nd-12th grades)
- May: Young Adult Weekend
- June-July: Summer Camp and other Summer Programs
This year at YES – Michelle Shapiro Abraham!
Michelle Shapiro Abraham, MAJE, RJE, has worked in the field of Jewish education for over twenty years as a youth professional, synagogue educator, curriculum, siddurim, and children’s book author, camp and organizational consultant, and professional speaker. Michelle currently serves as the Director of Learning and Innovation for URJ Youth. In this role she partners with URJ Camps and NFTY to create immersive, joyful Jewish environments, supports congregations in their youth work, and collaborates with the larger field to imagine new approaches to Jewish engagement. In addition to her work at the URJ, Michelle is a consultant with the Foundation for Jewish Camp and has helped to create approaches to Jewish life for both new and existing camps. Michelle is an active member of Temple Sholom in Scotch Plains, NJ, where her husband, Joel Abraham, serves as the rabbi. She holds a Masters Degree in Jewish Education from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Rhea Hirsch School of Education and is a proud recipient of the 2015 Covenant Award for Excellence in Jewish Education. In her free time, Michelle enjoys baking, making pottery, and watching superhero movies with her family.
Join us for a weekend of learning and thoughtful discussion as Michelle leads us in unpacking the enduring dilemmas of teen engagement. NFTY advisors are invited to join us at 10:00am on Friday for a NFTY advisor intensive featuring a mix of advisor-specific training with discussions and visioning for NFTY-TOR.
Book your hotel at La Quinta in Woodway (254-772-0200) and mention Greene Family Camp to take advantage of our block of rooms. Rooms must be booked no later than June 28 to take advantage of the discount.Register Now!