NFTY-GER 6th and 7th Grade Event

April 1-3, 2016

Open to 6th and 7th graders, Junior Youth Kallah is an opportunity to give our youngest members of NFTY a taste of what's to come when they reach high school. In partnership with NFTY-NAR, this weekend long event is designed to allow Reform Jewish students from all over the Tri-State area to meet each other, and engage in a weekend of socialization, fun and Jewish learning. The event will be run by a combination of high school teens and adults from the Tri-State Area.
This is an event that you don't want to miss!

Registration: $255
Register by Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Late Registration: $275
Register by Tuesday, March 22, 2016

This event is open to any Jewish teen in grades 6th and 7th.

  • All participants are expected to participate in the entire event. 
  • Meals are included in the cost of the event.



The bus stops for this event are in Manalapan, South Orange, and Spring Valley NY.

All of our buses leave between 3:00 and 5:00pm (the Manalapan bus stop is the first to leave). The confirmation e-mail that is sent one week prior to the event will have all of the final bus times.

An e-mail one week prior to the event will be sent to participants and their parents with final bus times, packing lists, emergency contact info, and any other helpful event tidbits to make sure your teen is ready and excited to join us!

What to bring • Pillow • Sleeping bag/blanket/sheets/towel (Kutz does NOT provide linens) • Towel • Toiletries (toothpaste, toothbrush, soap, shampoo, deodorant) • Comfortable clothes for the weekend and pajamas (and a jacket in case it gets chilly at night). • Rain Gear – the buildings are far apart and it can tend to be very rainy this time of year • Medications (inhalers, allergy meds, etc.) Participants are allowed to hang on to their own medications • Spending money for NFTY-GER paraphernalia and snacks (optional) • Tallit and/or Kippot for T’fillah if this is your custom (optional) • Please DO NOT bring expensive items like computers or Ipods as NFTY is not responsible for lost items. • During the weekend, we will have some fun and friendly completion so if possible, please bring something to wear in the following colors: red, blue, green! Teams will be randomly assigned and that way, everybody can get into the spirit and wear their teams color!

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

Through March 10, 2016 – 90% of the registration fees paidThrough March 17, 2016 – 75% of the registration fees paidThrough March 24, 2016 – 50% of the registration fees paid

After March 24, 2016 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after March 24, 2016 you will be refunded 75% of the registration fees you paid.

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