NFTY-NW Asefah & Spring Kallah – CANCELLED

Friday, April 17 - Sunday, April 19, 2020

Asefah & Spring Kallah have been cancelled.

We hope you'll join us for the final event of the 5780 year!

  • Meet new people and see your friends from NFTY, Camp, Israel and Mitzvah Corps
  • Celebrate Shabbat with delicious food, singing, and dancing
  • Enjoy multiple "BIG FUN" activities
  • Say goodbye to our seniors and welcome 8th graders
  • Sing your heart out at song sessions, and have a blast being together in the beautiful setting of Camp Kalsman!

Please note: When registering for this event, you will have the option to also register for Asefah in your Spring Kallah registration for an additional cost of $50. Asefah and Elections will begin Thursday night, April 16th, at 9pm at URJ Camp Kalsman. For questions about Asefah please contact Jackie at 425-284-4484 ext. 3.

If you are interested in making a direct impact on how our region is run, what programs are implemented and holding an elected leadership role within NFTY-NW, please review the elections packet >

Early Bird: $250 USD
Register by Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Regular: $285 USD
Register by Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Space Available: $300 USD
Register after Wednesday, April 1, 2020
(must be approved by regional director)

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


  • Meals included in the cost of the event.
  • All fees are in US Dollars.
  • Fees listed above are for Spring Kallah only.  For Asefah, please add $50.
  • Registration will be accepted after April 1st, 2020 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.
Buses will be offered from several stops for Asefah on April 16th and Spring Kallah on April 17th. Be sure you are looking at the correct list below. Asefah begins on April 16th and Spring Kallah begins on April 17th. They each have different bus stops and times.

Transportation for Asefah - April 16th Drop-Off/Pick-Up Location Departure Time on 4/16 Arrival Time on 4/19
Parent Car Camp Kalsman, Arlington, WA Drop off at camp 9:00pm Pick up from camp 11am
Bus Congregation Beth Israel- Portland, OR 4:00 pm 4:00 pm
Bus Temple Beth El- Tacoma 6:30 pm 2:00 pm
Bus Sea-Tac Airport 7:00 pm 3:00 pm
Bus JCC Mercer Island 7:30 pm 12:30 pm
Bus Temple Beth Am, Seattle 8:00 pm 12:30 pm
Bus Temple Sholom- Vancouver, BC 7:00 pm 1:00 pm




Transportation for Spring Kallah- April 17th Drop-Off/Pick-Up Location Departure Time on 4/17 Arrival Time on 4/19
Parent Car Camp Kalsman, Arlington, WA Drop off at camp 6:00pm Pick up at camp 11am
Bus Congregation Beth Israel- Portland, OR 12:00 pm 4:45 pm
Bus Congregation Kol Ami-Vancouver, WA 12:45 pm 4:00 pm
Bus Temple Beth El- Tacoma 3:00 pm 2:00 pm
Bus Sea-Tac Airport 3:30 pm 3:00 pm
Bus Temple Beth Am - Seattle 4:00 pm 12:30 pm
Bus JCC Mercer Island 4:00 pm 12:30 pm
Bus Temple Sholom-Vancouver, BC 4:00 pm 1:00 pm
Bus Congregation Beth Israel-Bellingham 5:00 pm 12:00 pm

 

Further information will be sent about one week before the event that will include important information regarding the event as well as a complete packing list.

Please do not bring anything valuable as NFTY is not responsible for any personal belongings.

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

Through March 27, 2020 – 90% Through April 3, 2020 – 75% Through April 10, 2020 – 50%

After April 10, 2020 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after April 10, 2020 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 nftynw@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.