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 WINTER BREAK

 16 - 25 Teves 5782 | Dec. 20 - 29 2021

 Lake Worth, FL

Young shluchos across the globe depend on the programs of The Shluchim Office.

Welcome to Tzeirei Hashluchim Winter Camp - Girls Session

GENERAL INFORMATION

The Tzeirei Hashluchim Winter Camp, formerly in Oracle, Arizona and now located in Southern Florida, is for sons of shluchim ages 7-14. The camp takes place for 10 days corresponding to most schools' mid-winter vacation. Experienced, Chasidishe head staff and counselors will direct the camp.

Campsite amenities include state of the art camp grounds, air-conditioned buildings, a game room, huge heated swimming pool, lake with canoes, 7-acre paintball field, boardwalk and nature trails, basketball and beach volleyball courts, two challenge towers, high-low ropes courses, climbing tower, and a children's playground.  The campsite is located 30 minutes from Palm Beach International airport on the Gold Coast Campsite, in Lake Worth, Florida.
 

Dates:


Girls Program: Grades 2-8
Winter Break
16 - 25 Teves 5782 | Dec. 20 - 29, 2021

For Boys dates, click here.

To register, click here.
PLEASE NOTE: GIRLS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL. To be placed on a waiting list, please email shluchimcamp@shluchim.org


Rates:

Rates per camper (includes a camp T-shirt, excludes airfare):

Full Tuition: $850
 

Special Shluchim Price

By November 15th: $440
After November 15th: $530
This subsidized charge helps defray part of the cost of camp. We recommend you register as early as possible.

Shluchim Online School Special - All Grades!

Each year, there will be special class reunions for students of the Nigri International Shluchim Online School. Winter camp is a unique opportunity for Online School students to join their fellow classmates in person and to enjoy 10 days of friendship and fun together. 

By November 15th: $340
After November 15th: $440

To register, click here.
PLEASE NOTE: GIRLS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL. To be placed on a waiting list, please email shluchimcamp@shluchim.org

Transportation

Driving to Camp 

 

Address: 

For the address to our campsite, please email us at shluchimcamp@shluchim.org
 

Drop-off - Arrival to camp: 16 Teves / Dec. 20

 

Campers being dropped off should arrive after 10:00 AM, with the most ideal time being from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM.

 

Please note: Due to Covid-19 protocols, campers being dropped off at our campsite will be met by the camp staff at the entrance of camp, no parents or guardians will be allowed on campgrounds. However, the individual dropping the children off must wait until the campers are cleared to enter.

 

Pickup - Departure from camp: 2 options

 
  1. Pickup Tuesday evening - 24 Teves / Dec 28 (after banquet):

    You can pick up your daughter after the Grand Banquet on the last night of camp at approximately 9:30 / 10 PM until 12:00 AM (if you will be arriving later, please confirm before.)
     

Pickup Wednesday Morning - 25 Teves / Dec. 29

If you are not able to come Tuesday night, you can pick up your daughter on Wednesday morning between 8:30 AM and 1:30 PM.

Flying to Camp 

 

Airport Pickup and Drop-off Fee: (each way)

 

Airport

Cost

FLL

$25

PBI

$30

 

We are pleased to be able to waive all airport pickup fees if the transportation form is submitted before Monday, 9 Teves / Dec 13th at 8:00 PM EST.

 

Arrival to camp: 16 Teves / Dec. 20

 

Arrival is in FLL (Fort Lauderdale International) Airport between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM.

 

While FLL (Fort Lauderdale International) Airport is more convenient, if PBI (Palm Beach International) airport is significantly more advantageous, you can book there as well. 

 

If you have limited options with flights, please let us know by emailing us. We will try our best to accommodate.

 

If there is any information we need to know about your child’s trip, please include in the comments in the travel form or email us.

 

If your child is flying as an unaccompanied minor, we will provide the name of the staff member picking her up from the airport approx 24 hours before your child’s flight. You will need to provide this to the airline at check-in so they can release the child upon arrival.

 

NY Group flight:  If you are interested in your daughter joining a group flight from New York, please click here and fill out the form.

 

Departure from camp: 25 Teves / Dec. 29

Please book return flights in between 6:00 AM and 1:00 PM.
 

While FLL (Fort Lauderdale International) Airport is more convenient, if PBI (Palm Beach International) airport is significantly more advantageous, you can book there as well. 

 

If you have limited options with flights, please let us know by emailing us. We will try our best to accommodate.


Please make sure that all information for your child’s return flight is submitted in the form. 

 

We will provide any info needed before your daughter’s return flight.

 

If you would like your daughter to have a phone for travel, please ensure it is not a smartphone, and does not have Internet capabilities. This phone should be given to a head counselor upon arrival in camp to hold.

 

For Boys transportation info, click here.

To register, click here.
 

Packing List

SEVERAL IMPORTANT NOTES:

All clothing should be clearly marked with first and last name. All clothing should be fully tznius, as befitting a Bas Chabad & Shlucha.

There are no laundry facilities available on the campsite.  Please send along enough clothing for 10 days.

Average temperatures in Florida in the wintertime range from 55-75 degrees.  Please ensure that you send a warm sleeping bag or blanket.
 

Items that your child(ren) should bring:

  • Weekday outfits
  • Sweater or jacket
  • Shabbos clothes
  • Bathing suit
  • Underwear
  • Socks/tights
  • Pillow
  • Bedding (sheets)
  • Warm blanket or Sleeping bag
  • Warm pyjamas
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Slippers
  • Bathrobe
  • Flashlight
  • Soap & Shampoo
  • Toothbrush & Toothpaste
  • Chitas   

Do not bring:

Do not bring the following items: Music or books that aren’t על טהרת הקודש, smartphones or internet-enabled devices, bicycles, firecrackers, knives, skates, roller blades, skateboards, water guns / balloons, as well as valuable items you don’t want to risk getting lost or damaged.

 

If your child is traveling with important documents (passport, birth certificate or similar) please make sure she hands these in to the camp office for safe keeping.
 

Important

The Tzeirei Hashluchim Winter Camp puts a strong emphasis on having your children enjoy the 10 days of camp in a wholesome environment b’gashmiyus and b’ruchniyus

 

In order to ensure this, smartphones or any internet-enabled (or ‘smart’) devices such as iPads, gaming devices, smartwatches, etc. are not allowed in camp. These are a distraction, and can be a safety hazard. 

 

Music or books that aren’t על טהרת הקודש, are not permitted, please do not send these items with your daughter.

 

Additionally, bicycles, firecrackers, knives, skates, roller blades, skateboards, water guns / balloons are not permitted in camp. 

 

If you would like your daughter to have a phone for travel, please ensure it is not a smartphone, and does not have internet capabilities. This phone should be given to a head counselor upon arrival in camp to hold.

 

We recommend that your child not bring valuable items (iPods, digital cameras or similar) as we cannot take any responsibility for missing items. If your child is traveling with important documents (passport, birth certificate or similar) please make sure she hands these in to the camp office for safe keeping.


Due to numerous food allergies, please do not send any peanut-related foods or snacks with your child.

To register, click here.