2019-2020 Family Programs
OSRUI offers an array of opportunities to visit camp during the off season, from one-day programs (“Camp Days”) to weekend retreats. A tour of camp is offered during each event for those who would like one.
Summer Tours: For information on taking a tour during the summer and seeing OSRUI in action, check out osrui.org/tours
Sunday, 9/22 – Climbing! Adventure! Challenge!
Push yourself to new heights on our 55-foot Alpine Tower!
October 18-20 – Fall Family Camp
Thinking about OSRUI for the first time? Or just can’t wait for next summer? Get a taste of what OSRUI has to offer. Programming is geared toward families with children age 5-12.
Saturday, 11/2 – Sing Your Heart Out!
Join us for a Shabbat at camp and sing along with some of the biggest names in Jewish music.
November 15-17 – Mother & Daughter Kallah
OSRUI’s Associate Director Susan Alexander will be your guide as you enjoy time away with your special girls. For mothers, grandmothers, aunts and the girls they love ages 5 and up.
Saturday, 1/11 – Fun with the 2020 Unit Heads
Spend Shabbat afternoon at camp with the talented group of young adults who will be leading our units during Summer 2020.
Monday, 2/17 – Get Sporty
Spend Presidents’ Day enjoying a variety of indoor sports, including basketball, ping-pong, floor hockey, and gaga!
March 13-15 – Spring Family Camp
It’s never too early to start making camp memories! The weekend will include special PJ Library programming for families with children 6 and under as well as programming for all families with kids 12 and under. Spring Family Camp is in partnership with PJ Library Chicago, a program of JUF.
Sunday, 4/5 – Show Us Your Art Skills
Get creative! Design a family masterpiece in our Art Center.
Saturday, 5/16 – “Back to Camp” Open House: Celebrate Shabbat at OSRUI
Shabbat is the best day of the week and campers are so excited for it during the summer. Get a taste of what they experience.
August 13-16 – Summer Family Camp
Relive your camp days while you celebrate summer with your family. A perfect stress-free family mini vacation at the end of the summer. Programming will be geared towards children age 5-15.